Philip and Amanda’s wedding at St. Mary Magdalene and Embassy Suites Greenville wedding reception.
Philip and Amanda had a gorgeous fall day for their “true New York Italian wedding in South Carolina.” Many family members traveled from NY. The day started off at Amanda’s parents’ house for the all-important “getting ready photos”. The bride’s son, was also a junior groomsman – and certainly was not shy in front of the camera!
Ceremony Venue: St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church
Minister: Fr. Mike Boyle
Reception Venue: Embassy Suites Greenville Golf Resort & Conference Center – Verdae Blvd.
Floral Designs: Petals and Co.
Cake Artist: Publix
DJ/Entertainment: Wade, Jumping Jukebox
Bride’s Dress: Dimitra Designs
Men’s Attire: Dimitra Designs
Videography: Better Tie Productions
Photography: David and Kristina Photography
The bride wore an elegant dress from Dimitra Designs and her jewelry was a special locket with her grandparents’ picture inside.
St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church Wedding
After getting some great photos of the bride and her family, we headed over to St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church for the ceremony.
The wedding day was celebrated in a religious sacrament done before God. The ceremony was beautiful with several readings and a solo.
Wedding Party Photos by Verdae Golf Course at Embassy Suites Greenville
After the ceremony, the guests were treated to a reception at the newly renovated Embassy Suites by Hilton Golf Resort and Conference Center. While the guests enjoyed the cocktail hour and heavy hors d’oeuvres, we were able take advantage of the beautiful sunlight filtering in through the trees on the golf course for some awesome photos of the couple and the bridal party. Of course, the groomsmen had to show off their football themed socks!
Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at Embassy Suites Greenville
Wedding Reception in Palmetto Club room at Embassy Suites Greenville
After the cocktail hour, which took place in the lobby of the Embassy Suites, the guests sat down to dinner in Palmetto Club room. After being introduced into the reception to the music of “Enter Sandman” by Metallica – the couple then did their choreographed first dance to several different songs, which certainly was entertaining for the guests!
The parents of the bride had recently celebrated their 37th wedding anniversary and her dad had two rules for the groom for a successful marriage: “1. Your wife is always right 2. When something happens, and you know you are right, go back to #1!” Great advice for sure!
After dinner, the children had a dance contest, where every child was a winner! It was one of the highlights of the evening!
Best of luck to this happy couple as they start their life together!
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David and Kristina,
Fabulous, as we all here the same thing from everyone that goes thru a daughter or a son’s wedding, try your best to take it all in beause it goes by so fast! Thank you, thank you for recapturing this beautiful day!
Beautifully done, I will always recommend you highly
I love them!!! ❤️❤️
These photos are so beautiful! They perfectly capture the best and happiest moments from the wedding. Let’s do another! 😀
What a great recap of a wonderful day. Wishing Amanda and Phil a lifetime of happiness.
David and Kristina
Great job capturing our Daughter’s Wedding day
Very pleased with the results.
Beautiful photos! Beautiful day!!
Absolutely beautiful photos. Captured some very special moments.
We have been waiting on these. They are gorgeous you did a wonderful job. Thank you David and Kristina.
Great job capturing a fun day filled with so much love and laughter. Such beautiful pictures to be able to relive the memories.
Just beautiful !!! You captured the special day for the happy couple. Great job !!
Congratulations, Amanda! These are such beautiful photos 🙂
Absolutely beautiful!!! Congrats to the bride & groom ❤
Beautiful family, beautiful pictures!
Wonderful photos of wonderful people!! So happy for you three!!
Congratulations, you’re photos are nothing short of perfect and you made a beautiful bride!!
Delightful photos! Blessings on your marriage!
Absolutely incredible photos!! You can feel the love in these pictures. It’s beautiful.
Beautiful photographs of a beautiful wedding and day!
This is an amazing example of a marriage. Reading the details as I saw the pictures made me feel like I was there! So happy for the beautiful family and thanks for sharing with us. 🙂
Beautiful photos. Elegant bride, handsome groom, rock star ring bearer… how much more muse could you ask for?
Such beautiful pictures to show the beginning of a life together!
Very beautiful!! Thank you for sharing your special day Amanda and Phil!!
What an amazing talent to be able to completely capture the actual “feeling” of a wedding. Awesome job!!!
Lovely photos. Congrats!
These are wonderful!!!
Beautiful album and pictures!!! Very creative!! ❤️