A Romantic Texas Ranch Wedding: Whitney + Adam

groom in gray suit

Whitney + Adam wanted a wedding where they could incorporate all the things they loved – the little details in life they love + yummy food! Whitney’s lovely sister handcrafted their guestbook, ring bearer pillow, s’more tags (for the favors) amongst many things! Since food was such an important detail to them they wanted to do something besides traditional wedding food and share the foods they love! Kassie, with Catering with a Twist, worked with them non-stop to make this happen and Whitney + Adam just loved all the ideas she came up with to make it really about them. And of course thanks so much to the talented Clayton Austin for the gorgeous photos! Congrats you two!!

boutonnieres

romantic bouquet

bride with handband

bridesmaids in gold and sequins

bridal portrait in black and whit

Ahh really everything… but for sure the calmness. The whole planning process was a bit stressful at times since we were doing everything on our own and didn’t have a planner. And at times I can procrastinate, which doesn’t make it any easier on anyone! But the whole day everyone kept thinking we both would be nervous, yet we were both were so calm. The second I walked down the aisle and grabbed his hand we could both just sensed the calmness, love, and peace. We were both so happy and so content the calmness just surrounded us. I honestly don’t think one thing that evening went wrong.

groom with modern boutonniere

bride and groom

outdoor wedding ceremony

outdoor wedding ceremony

peach bridesmaids

peach bridesmaids

outdoor ceremony under hanging lights

outdoor ceremony under hanging lights

Our music:
Bridesmaids Processional: acoustic guitar of Taylor Swift Love story
Bride Processional: acoustic guitar of Bridal Chorus
Communion + Unity Candle: Our friend Doug Adams played his guitar and sang Keith Urban’s Only You Can Love Me This Way
Recessional: acoustic guitar Michael Jackson The Way You Make Me Feel
First Dance: Joshua Radin – They Bring Me To You

bride and groom

bride and groom

photo by clayton austin

bride and groom portrait by clayton austin

vintage rustic wedding details

vintage rustic wedding details

bride and groom first dance

Make sure you choose a setting that you love and feel comfortable in. When you feel comfortable, your guests feel comfortable…which allows everything to feel so welcoming and makes for that “perfect night”.

Also, invest in a photographer!!! We had to budget on everything! But, from the very beginning, before I even knew where our location would be or knew anything really, we knew we wanted amazing photos that would last a lifetime! I wanted someone to capture the moments we might not recall as well as the most intimate moments we would want to hold on to forever. And thank goodness we were fortunate enough to get with Clayton Austin! He did just that and more! I think even if we had the most elaborate wedding or the smallest wedding with just a few family members, that I would still 100% invest to have the amazing pictures we have now.

vendors
photography: Clayton Austin // venue: Vista West Ranch in Dripping Springs, Texas // day of coordinator: Casey Whitlock with Coordinate This // floral design: Petal Pushers // wedding dress: Wtoo/Olivia from White Gown Showroom in Dallas, Texas // hairpieces: Doloris Petunia // shoes: Kate Spade and TOMS // hair + makeup: Tiffany Gregory and Malia Pinnix // groom suit: Calvin Klein // invitations+ paper goods: Aerialist Press // catering: Catering with a Twist // cake: Simon Lee // music: Doug Adams – Ceremony; Reception – DJ Mike (Vista West Ranch)

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Comments

  1. Love everything about this wedding :) The bride is gorgeous! Where did your bridesmaids find their dresses, they are all gorgeous, esp the sparkley one! Congrats!

  2. What a beautiful wedding! The bride looks amazing, what a great head wrap!

  3. Where did this bride find the dress?! i love it!

  4. Love these wedding pictures. Love Texas!

  5. I love the hair accessory and the bridesmaid dresses. How unique!

  6. LOVE the bridesmaid dresses! That is the most gorgeous combo of different bridesmaid dresses I’ve ever seen! WOW!

  7. Love how the entire bridal party wore white to match the bride, but had different styles to their dresses!

  8. Lovely pictures! Congrats!
    The rings look so beautiful, they’re something special!

  9. Clayton Austin has always amazing work to share! I truly admire is style! Bravo for this one too!

  10. Adoring her whole look! Love her head wrap and her gorgeous hair. What a graceful bride.!

  11. Lovely wedding…The bride´s look it´s amazing!
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  12. That dress is gorgeous!

  13. I love Vista West!!! This was just Yummy! Thank you for sharing this darling fete!

  14. Love this amazing vintage wedding! That hair piece is sooooo chic!

  15. Love her headpiece! It’s gorgeous!

  16. WOW! This looks like a wonderland – unbelievably beautiful!! Incredible shoot!

  17. The bride looks so gorgeous! My wedding is in June and I am completely stoked. I purchased this exact same dress on a whim when I saw it on the mannequin, then I came home and was hesitant on it because I thought I acted too rashly by purchasing a dress I didn’t envision myself in since I was little. It was too late though because I couldn’t return it so I went online & googled other brides who had the same gown as mine to come up with ideas on how I could do my hair/makeup, etc..after seeing this bride and how she styled herself, I started liking my dress so much more. The headpiece on her is amazing & I plan on making myself a similar one. Thank you tremendously for sharing this post as it helped me so much and I am sure it will come to help so many other future brides :)

  18. What a beautiful wedding!

    I love her engagement ring. Does anyone know how you would describe this style (or where to find it)?

  19. I love the bride’s hairstyle! How gorgeous.

  20. That headband is stunning and looks amazing on the bride.

  21. i am looking for sequin bridesmaid dresses like one of the bridesmaids wears above, can anyone help with where i can find that dress?
    thank you!
    nicole.cottral@gmail.com

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