Houston, TX Wedding – Whitney and Gene’s Summer Wedding at The Dunlavy

Whitney and Gene’s sophisticated, yet simple summer wedding was a day full of cheerful family and friends, delicious foods and constantly flowing drinks,  a seriously picturesque backdrop, and two playful, yet sincere lives becoming one family!

We started off our day with Gene at Hotel Icon.  After a few drinks and lots appreciation expressed over the painting Whitney bought her hubby-to-be, it was time for Gene to suit up!

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Very dapper!

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Next we headed to Whitney, to gush over her bridal details (those red Manolo Blahniks) and capture some photos of her stunning bridal blow!

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Her Winnie Couture gown was perfect for a summer wedding in Houston!

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Whitney was all smiles the ENTIRE day.  ALL.DAY.LONG.  Not a hint of stress, but rather happily savoring every moment!  And her mood was contagious!

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After lots of hugs and a few photos with her family, it was time to get married!!!!  And their venue, The Dunlavy, was absolutely perfect!

And of course Bella Luna Bridal & Occasions had the evening prepared and the party already started without a catch!

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Gene, I have never seen another groom SOOOOO ready!

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Some favorites above and below!

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I loved getting to watch Whitney and Gene exchange smiles during their hand fasting ceremony!

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And then they sealed it with a kiss!!!

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One of the things I admired the most about these two, was their ability to laugh at any moment!  Watching them beam with happiness, then the next moment joke around, its like they were made for each other!

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Once we were back inside and cooling off, it was hard to stop taking photos. Whitney and Gene’s reception details were beyond dreamy!!!!!!

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And talk about the cutest seating cards ever!!!!!

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After an exciting grand entrance, some seriously tasty dinner, and a sweet first dance…….

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It was time to PARRRRRRRRRTAY!

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And somehow, before we knew it, the time had come to send these newlyweds off!!!

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Herbs and confetti, the perfect send-off combo!

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Whitney and Gene, thank you both so much for letting us join in on your summer celebrations!  You had such a perfect blend of sentimental and light hearted, of teary eyes and loud laughs!  And it makes me so happy to think of you both continuing the fun in the years to come!  Congratulations Mr and Mrs Brieck!!!