How do you keep a big wedding intimate? For Rochelle Ballard and Shelley Stewart, the answer was simple: include everyone.
Everyone loves a birthday surprise. A little over two years ago, on a February night at the Ritz in Oak Bluffs, Sarah Soushek’s surprise was meeting Colin Murphy.
Philbin Beach has always been special to Sarah Shriber and Taylor Ives, who met when they were one and grew up next door to each other.
“We could not be more different, but were the same at the core. It was unbelievable; it was magical. I was hooked. I was madly in love.”
Emily Franklin and David Traficante have Fenway to thank for their introduction – the Fenway Franks, to be exact. “That’s where we met,” Emily said of the co-ed softball team on which the two played in 2009.
Massachusetts native Ryan Byrne was teaching English in Toulon, France, when she met Lucas Wilde, a Brit backpacking through Europe.
Manhattanites Tara Colli and Charlie Garber kept their romance hidden from co-workers at J.P. Morgan for over a year, but made it official by getting engaged at the Edgartown Lighthouse, so a wedding at the Harbor View Hotel was a natural choice.
You could say Brie Miranda Bryant and Brandon Richard Felton's story is one of chance encounters. They met on Martha’s Vineyard – twice.