Holly Hedge Estate Wedding Photos | Ashley and Johnny

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Holly Hedge Estate Wedding Photos New Hope PA Photographer | Ashley and Johnny

7/21/16

Holly Hedge Estate Wedding PhotosThe Couple

Some people wait a lifetime to meet the person they will marry one day but for Ashley and Johnny, this day came very early in their lives. They met when they were just 17 and 18 and have been embarking on life’s adventures ever since. Their travels began in 2012 and they have been fortunate enough to visit faraway places, like Iceland and New Zealand, and exotic ones, like Thailand and Fiji. It was during one of their many trips that Johnny proposed to Ashley – on the stairs of the Sydney Opera House at sunset, no less! What a dream!! After a four year engagement, their wedding day finally arrived last week.

The Wedding Day

Jay and I had been looking forward to Ashley and Johnny’s wedding day for quite some time, especially because we had the honor of documenting Johnny’s sister’s wedding almost two years ago and were excited to see lots of familiar faces. As soon as we arrived on the grounds of the 18th century Holly Hedge Estate, we knew it was the perfect location for Ashley and Johnny to say their I Do‘s. The rustic elegance of the estate made for the ideal setting for their wedding. The decor was organic and full of greenery with subtle shades of blush and champagne. Throughout the day we discovered travel quotes and hints of the places where Ashley and Johnny have traveled together. Weddings like this one are such a pleasure to be a part of because they are so personalized and truly unique. My favorite details, though, were the sentimental ones that tugged at my heart strings: Johnny wore his late uncle’s gold pocket watch while Ashley wore her late grandmother’s sapphire ring, and both of them wrote their own vows. Not to mention that Johnny’s aunt officiated the ceremony. Needless to say, there were many tears shed throughout the day, and we were honored to be able to capture this beautiful day for them to remember it. It’s on days like these that we are reminded of why we do what we do, and we are so thankful to have the opportunity to work with couples like Ashley and Johnny as well as their friends and families. Ashley and Johnny, congratulations on this new adventure you are embarking on! May it be filled with joy, love, and lots of stamps in your passports! Have a safe trip to South Africa and enjoy that amazing African Safari!!

Wedding Vendors

Venue | Holly Hedge Estate
DJ | Silver Sound
Florals | Mark Bryan Designs
Groom’s Attire | Suit Supply, NYC
Groomsmen’s Attire | Banana Republic
Hair & Makeup | Daneene Jensen & Associates
Invitations | Zazzle
Photo, Video, Photo Booth | Idalia Photography
Wedding Dress | WTOO by Watters

Holly Hedge Estate Wedding Photos

Wedding dress by WTOO by WattersFlorals by Mark Bryan Designs

The grounds at Holly Hedge Estate were so gorgeous that we decided to take full advantage of them right from the start by having Ashley finish getting dressed outside! I love how these images turned out – so unique!Getting ready with her motherTocca perfume with wedding detailsInvitation by zazzleBouquet by Mark Bryan DesignsBride and maid of honorBridal portrait Beautiful wedding day detailsBridal portrait at Holly Hedge EstateGroom's gold pocket watchGroom putting on leather shoesGroom getting ready at Holly Hedge EstateGroom and his fatherYou are my greatest adventure wooden sign on easelHolly Hedge EstateFlorals by Mark Bryan DesignsFirst look at Holly Hedge EstateFirst look at Holly Hedge EstateHolly Hedge Estate First LookEmotional moment between bride and groomBride and groom huggingBride and groom after first lookGroom admiring his brideBride and groom photo at Holly Hedge EstateWalking on the grounds of Holly Hedge EstateGroom admiring his bride Mixed gender bridal partyIndoor portraits at Holly Hedge EstateWedding party photoBride and groom at Holly Hedge EstateRustic wedding in New Hope, PAPrivate moment between bride and groomBridal portrait of rustic brideGroom and his attendantsRustic PA weddingGroom portrait and rustic boutonniereRustic wedding in PABride and groom walking and kissingBridal party photoIndoor photo at Holly Hedge EstateGroomsman photo at Holly Hedge Estatefun bridal party photo at Holly Hedge EstateHolly Hedge Estate bride and groom photoFamily Portrait at Holly Hedge EstateOutdoor ceremony at Holly Hedge EstateGreen Wreath Ceremony Programs by ZazzleOutdoor ceremony at Holly Hedge EstateHolly Hedge Estate Wedding CeremonyBridal party photo during ceremonyReaders during ceremonyemotional mother during ceremonyEmotional groom during ceremonyholly-hedge-estate-wedding-photos_0053First Kiss as husband and wifeholly-hedge-estate-wedding-photos_0056Group photo at Holly Hedge EstateBride and groom at Holly Hedge EstateJust married at Holly Hedge EstateTravel map seating chartHolly Hedge Estate Reception RoomRustic wedding reception decor at Holly Hedge EstateRustic wedding detailsBride and groom entrance into receptionBride and groom first danceRomantic first dance at Holly Hedge EstateFirst dance photoRomantic moment between bride and groomMoments during toastsGroom and his motherFun wedding reception photosBride and her fatherFun wedding reception photosBride and groom having fun at receptionFun wedding reception photosFun wedding reception photosFun wedding reception photosSparkler Exit for bride and groom

Ashley and Johnny’s photo booth was epic! Here are a few of our favorite booth photos!

NJ Photo Booth Rental

What is your favorite memory from Ashley and Johnny’s wedding?
Share it in the comments below by leaving a note for our beautiful couple!

Holly Hedge Estate Wedding Florals by Mark Bryan Designs | Photo by Idalia Photography

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  1. Jeanne Coon-Bogath

    July 22nd, 2016 at 8:27 am

    Absolutely gorgeous pictures! Love the all the travel details, especially that globe! Just perfect! Beautifully documented, as always, Alex and Jay!

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