September 12, 2023
At the Warwick Melrose it’s such an elegant and lovely place, it has everything you could dream of for weddings in Dallas, TX. Claire and Jack’s attention to detail was mesmerizing from the start by all the beautiful decor. From the moment we walked in, we could feel the love and joy in the air, and everyone made us feel so welcome!
Tucked away in the sleek elegance of the Warwick Melrose, we found ourselves in photographer’s paradise – the ultimate playground for capturing the vibe of Dallas, TX weddings. Claire and Jack, with their attention to detail, kicked off a visual journey that started with the jaw-dropping decor at the church with the white floral arch.. it had that the whole venue screaming beauty!
From the get-go, it was clear that this was no ordinary wedding. There was a sweetness and love in the air, an unmistakable aura of laughter and joy made it just overall exciting place to be. Everyone welcomed me with open arms, and it wasn’t just shooting photos; it was capturing the essence of a day that oozed charm. Thankfully we had met this sweet family before at Claire’s sisters wedding a few years ago at the Hillside Estate!! We were in awe that they loved us so much to bring us back again to photograph another family member!
Every snap told a story – from the classic vibes of the reception hall to the Instagram-worthy floral setups, not to mention the bride’s drop-dead gorgeous dress and elegant hairstyle. And let’s talk about the venue itself; it was like something straight out of a modern fairytale, with its clean white lines, chic interiors, fresh white blooms, and a reception hall that was pure eye candy.
But among all the visual fireworks, one moment stood out – Dad’s speech. He laid it all out there, his love for family and his wife and daughter, and it hit us both right in the feels. You could say it was the money shot of emotions.
After the “I dos,” we cranked things up a notch with an insane band that seriously rocked the house – probably the most lit performance I’ve ever shot. IDT came in hot, and my lens caught every move as the newlyweds and their crew partied like there was no tomorrow.
Claire and Jack, we are so grateful and have nothing but love for you both, and we can’t thank you enough for letting us be the lens behind your big day. You guys are the real deal, a blend of sweetness and fun that made our job a blast. If time could rewind, I’d be all in for a thousand reruns. Your hearts, inside and out, are lit, and we are so happy for you and cannot wait for what is to come. Sending all of the love your way.
Big shoutout to the killer vendors who brought their A-game and made this day an epic canvas for my shots. Your hustle and creativity were front and center, and you were the unsung heroes who made this visual story unforgettable.
Reception Venue: Warwick Melrose
Church Venue: Highland Park Presbyterian
Church Planner: Kailee Roberts
Design Dance Floor: Imperial Dance Floor
Caterer: Warwick Melrose Alcohol Warwick Melrose Bar Service Warwick Melrose Flowers Garden Gate
Florals Cake/Dessert: Panini Bakery Band IDT Band Ceremony Music Church (Strings)
Band: IDT Band
Photographer April Sapp
Beauty Maitee Miles
Stationery Catherine Cotton Printing Paper Affair
Photobooth Photo Booth: The Social Production Transportation
Igport Limos Send Off Car
Groom’s Car Hotel – Wedding Night Rosewood Turtle Creek Hotel – Guests Warwick Melrose
Lighting Absolute Lighting
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