Mar. 14 2015
Introducing Mr. & Mrs. Mattison
Once upon a spring day on March 14th, 2015, two best friends became husband and wife.
Lacey ~ a fun loving, joke cracking, fun spirited beautiful woman.
Jarred~ a warm, kind hearted, and caring handsome guy.
On the day they married their personalities shined through every detail in the wedding. The most important elements to them were:
1. Everyone have fun!
2. There be lots of surprises!
Lacey chose a dress designed by the famous wedding gown designer: Kitty Chen. And yes, her dress was a light shade of pink, which she was thrilled about. Her accessories also included hints of pink hues and sparkle, lots of sparkle.
There was a lot of excitement and love in Lacey's hotel suite that afternoon while she was getting ready with her mom and all of her best friends surrounding her... .
Lacey was nervously excited...she just couldn't wait to see her Groom.
Entering Jarred's room was comical. The Best man Tim was hard at work ironing away, another groomsman was in a mad search for his missing bow tie...eventually found at the bottom of his tux bag. Jarred was concerned...concerned about the timeline, about the missing bow tie...but mostly concerned about his bride. "Is she okay?"
Finally it was time for Lacey and Jarred to have their "first meeting." Lacey was on pins and needles...for as calm of a person as she naturally tends to be...this was a moment of sheer, nervous exhilaration. She had waited for this moment for a long time.
And then their were two.... A team. Ready to embrace the most magical moments of their life. Ready to spend the rest of lives together.
They were ready.... it was time.
She was ready for him to continue always sitting next to her (never across) and holding her hand. She was ready for him to continue telling her that "she's amazing." He was ready for her to continue to always think about him, more great kisses, and always being together. These things wont change, they will just mean more as time goes on.
Their ceremony was "Whimsically Glam" in every sense of the word. There were pinwheels, balloons, polka dots, and many sparkles. The guests were happy and excited. Every member of the Bridal Party truly had immense amounts of love for Lacey and Jarred and it showed.
And Lacey had her balloon....a giant pink balloon with white polka dots. And Jared had her.
And on that day, we heard them say.....
"There's nobody else, there's nobody else." ~ Lacey
"Life is good baby, life is good. I love you." ~ Jarred
Everything in the room had a meaning behind it, each detail. It was important to Lacey and Jarred that the details were personalized. Their cake topper included their dog, Wrigley. Their table signs included photos of them, and each number represented something significant to their relationship.
Entering the Grand Ballroom guests were awe struck by the sparkly, fun, and quirky details. The Bridal Party sat at a stunning, long feasting table in the middle of the room draped in blush sequin linens.
The tables were topped with light, romantic flirty flowers spilling out of bird cages, antique oversized windowed photo frames, with touches of pinwheels throughout the room.
But there was one thing slightly confusing about the room....it didn't have a dance floor? Hmm....Lacey and Jarred knew this would be puzzling to their guests.
Awe... but wait. Just after their beautiful dinner was completed... which by the way was "breakfast"...yes they served their guests a decedent array of comforting breakfast foods! Why? Well because they love breakfast, and why not?
As dinner ended Lacey and Jarred slipped away... And positioned themselves on the other side of the ballroom (which had been divided by an air wall.)
And all of a sudden....their six piece band started rocking out, and the dividing wall started magically opening... And their was Lacey and Jarred, SUPRISING all of their guests with an additional room, entirely decorated with a LIVE BAND (The most important element to Jarred) and all of the sudden, Lacey and Jarred began dancing their first dance (choreographed) to the song "You are the Best Thing" by Ray Lamontagne. The crowd went wild... Circling around them in amazement.
Pure magic. The band's talent was truly unbelievable, they brought such energy to the room!
And of course the surprises didn't stop there... There was an additional photo booth, a gourmet donut bar... and endless amounts of fun.
The party rocked on all night long. Everyone had a unbelievable time... Great dance moves, flowing libations... And incredible live music.
And this was their day. A day that Lacey and Jarred will always have as "theirs". All that know them well... know that the party and fun for them has only just begun.
Venue: DoubleTree by Hilton - San Tan Elegante
Photographer: La Bella Vita Photography
Videographer: Richard Talbot Productions
Florist: Renata Hodl
Hair & Makeup: Tiffany Moore
Musicians: Lucky Devils Band
Desserts: Piece of Cake Desserts, Darling Donuts
Photo Booths: Kylee
Wedding Planner/Designer: J.Starr Stylized Weddings