Smith-Gardner Wedding

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It was a privilege to capture the lovely Christmas wedding of Rewa and Desmond at Shiloh Baptist Church in Lexington, KY.  Rewa and Desmond are a sweet couple that are excited to join their families and begin life as newlyweds.  The bride wore a simple, elegant dress and carried a gorgeous bouquet of deep red flowers created by Cheryl Conner.  She glowed as she walked down the aisle first with her father and then was met in the middle by her son.  The couple enjoyed a short reception in the fellowship hall of the church before making their way downtown to the Hilton for a second reception.  They graciously allowed us to capture some photos across the street at Triangle Park before entering the gorgeous reception hall.  The wedding day was filled with love and light and we are so thankful to have been a part of it!

Make-up was provided and applied by the Dillards make-up counter.

The venue for the ceremony, Shiloh Baptist Church, in Lexington, was a beautiful setting.

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They performed a sand ceremony to represent the blending of the two families.

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A gorgeous deep red bouquet combined with the glow of Christmas lights made it magical.

What a stunning bride you were, Rewa!

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The ballroom at the Hilton, downtown Lexington, was a perfect reception site.  Everything was beautiful and the staff were so friendly and efficient.

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Mrs. Cheryl Conner made the delicious and lovely cakes in many different flavors.

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Sweet dances with the mother of the groom and groom and the father of the bride and bride.

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The streets of downtown Lexington always make an amazing backdrop!

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Bride and groom photos at the fountains in Triangle Park are some of our favorites!

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