Fun. Gracious. Beautiful.

If there were a way to distill Alana & Rich’s wedding day surrounded by their family and friends it would be with the words fun, gracious, and beautiful.  There is no doubt about it that these two know how to have fun and treat their loved ones to a great time.  There is no doubt that Alana & Rich are gracious beyond words in how they treated those around them on the wedding day.  Finally, not only did they have a beautiful day in a beautiful location, but… just look at the photos!  They are beautiful people!
Bride and Groom walking down street for Wedding portrait at Franklin Square in Syracuse Alana & Rich both began their wedding day with getting ready at the Jefferson Clinton Hotel in Syracuse. Alana had the help of Kara Cardone on hair & Jillain Salamone on makeup!reflection of bride in photograph at Jefferson Clinton Hotel Jillain Salamone does makeup on bride before weddingAlana’s mother looked on while Alana sees herself for the first time on the wedding day with her makeup complete!  I couldn’t pass up sharing this image of quiet pride that a mother has in her daughter!reflection of mother in mirror as bride looks at her makeup mother helps bride get wedding dress on at Jefferson Clinton Hotel groom gets ready for wedding day father sees his daughter for the first time on the wedding day Alana & Rich decided to see each other with a “first look” at Franklin Square in Syracuse so that they could make the most of their time with their guests after the wedding ceremony!wedding day first look at Franklin Square in Syracuse Flowers by The Floral Gardensgroom sees bride for the first time at Franklin Square wedding portrait of bride and groom at the Franklin Square fountain bride and groom walk along Skaneateles Lake wedding photo of bride and groom at The Lodge at Welch Allyn The wedding ceremony & reception were all at The Lodge at Welch Allyn in Skaneateles where MLH Events pulled together the planning perfectly! wedding ceremony at The Lodge at Welch Allyn bride and groom raise hands in celebration at the end of the wedding ceremony bride and groom enter the wedding reception at The Lodge at Welch Allyn for their first dance No cake cutting for these two who like to do things their own way! S’mores it is! The Silver Arrow Band kept the energy going the entire night!  What a party with this team!Silver Arrow Band plays wedding reception in Skaneateles, NY grandfather dancing at wedding reception bride gets lifted up during the wedding reception party groom gets lifted up during the wedding reception at Welch Allyn grandfather dances with Silver Arrow Band at The Lodge at Welch Allyn I mentioned that Alana & Rich were gracious and fun, right?  They treated their guests to a fireworks spectacular over the pond at Welch Allyn!
bride and groom enjoy fireworks show during their wedding reception in SkaneatelesThanks for a great day Alana & Rich!  You two walked away from that day with your love on display and as the heroes for your friends and family.