GRAND HALL WEDDING
KANSAS CITY WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS
MELISSA & BETH WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHY
KRISTINA & JOSH’S GRAND HALL WEDDING
Three years ago, we photographed a beautiful wedding at The Uptown Theater. It was one of our favorite wedding weekends for many reasons, but mostly because we just really loved that bride and groom, Ashley and Nick and their families. Little did we know, that weekend a new love was brewing! Ashley and Nick had a couple of friends they thought would be a great match, so they sat Kristina and Josh next to each other at the rehearsal dinner. It’s safe to say it turned out to be a perfect fit. Fast forward a few summers, and we found Ashley and Nick in front of our cameras again, this time as a bridesmaid and groomsman, with Kristina and Josh as our bride and groom!
It was a Saturday filled with an abundance of sunshine, laughter, and stunning details. Kristina had pieces of her mother’s wedding dress made into ribbons and tied around her bouquet, a detail we absolutely loved! The head table stole the show at their reception with the most luxurious table linens paired with gorgeous place settings, romantic candles, and a massive fresh floral backdrop. Pretty sure we saw a few jaws hit the floor as guests entered the Grand Hall that evening.
Their dance floor was packed all night, but before the party started, we were overwhelmed with more emotions than we were prepared for. It was Father’s Day weekend, and while Kristina’s father gave the sweetest toast, we looked over and saw Kristina holding hands with her sister Sarah. As his emotional speech wrapped up, Kristina actually took the microphone and gave loving toast back to her dad as she invited him to the floor for their father-daughter dance. Cue the waterworks. This was easily our most favorite part of the day and a moment we won’t forget.
Kansas City Wedding Vendor Team:
Photography: Melissa & Beth
Planner: Nellie Sparkman Events
Venue: The Grand Hall
Hair & Makeup: Posh KC
Dress: Bridal Extraordinaire
Tux: Tip Top Tux
Flowers: Bella Chic
Cake: Chef Shop Stark
Video: Basinger Films
Kansas City Boudoir Photographer
2019 Valentine’s Day Boudoir Sessions
Limited Spots Available: Click the “Book Your Session” button below!
They’re back! Valentine’s Day Boudoir Sessions!
We shoot boudoir sessions year round here at the studio, but every year for Valentine’s Day we get even more excited to rebuild our set and make a full weekend out of it! And what better time than now to create the perfect gift, either for your significant other or for yourself. Sessions will take place Friday, February 1st and Saturday, February 2nd. All image galleries will be delivered by Tuesday, February 5th.
Whether you are looking for the perfect gift for your person, or just wanting a feel good confidence booster, you’ve come to the right place! Our boudoir sessions are shot in the privacy of our studio in a soft, dreamy, naturally lit space.
All images are photographed and edited by Beth, and everything is kept under password protection. We will never share images publicly without your consent.
WHAT TO WEAR
Boudoir photos can be so much more than just a traditional lingerie set. Choose a more reserved, casual, cozy look with an off-the-shoulder sweater or a slouchy white tee paired with a lacy panty. You can even steal your guy’s favorite t-shirt! If you’re planning your session as a wedding day gift, doing a bridal look is a great idea! Bring some white lacy pieces, and you can even accessorize with your veil, wedding day jewelry, and garter. The favorite look that most clients end up loving more than anything else, is simply wrapping up in the white sheets.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Boudoir sessions will be shot at the Melissa & Beth studio one-on-one with Beth. After scheduling your session, you’ll fill out a short questionnaire that we’ll use to help prepare details for your session. During the session, you’ll be fully guided through each shot making sure you look your best with every click of the camera.
Grab a few friends and sign up for back-to-back session times so you can all come and hang out together while we shoot! Groups of 4 or more get a special group rate. Ask for the group code upon booking.
2019 VALENTINE’S DAY BOUDOIR
20 fully edited high resolution digital images with print release
online gallery with password protection
Gift Books and other prints/products available for purchase after session.
SCHEDULE YOUR SESSION:
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Downtown Kansas City Engagement
Kansas City Engagement Photographers
Michelle & Todd: Engaged!
It’s here!! This weekend, Michelle and Todd are tying the knot! Before we prep to spend the weekend with them at The Gallery Event Space in downtown Kansas City, we have to share a little snippet of their engagement session we shot last fall!
Michelle and Todd had their first date at Julep, which made for the perfect location to take some engagement photos. When we shoot engagements and couples are knee deep in wedding planning, there’s something pretty special about returning to that one little spot where it all began. How incredibly refreshing to step back into that moment and let all those emotions, the excitement, the nerves, the butterflies, all come rushing back to the surface. These are the little reminders every couple needs. Revisit where it all began and let those raw emotions of that young, new love sweep you away.
Follow along with us on Facebook and Instagram to see more from what we know is going to be an amazing wedding weekend!!
If you are looking for a Kansas City Engagement Photographer, we would love to talk details with you! We offer senior photography, engagement photography and wedding photography in the Kansas City and Denver areas, as well as domestic and international destinations. CONTACT us today for more info!
Kansas City Engagement Photographers
It’s May!! We are kicking off this month with a Cinco de Mayo wedding, and could not be more excited! This couple is beautiful inside and out, and so deeply in love.
We photographed Chris and Lindsey’s engagement in downtown Kansas City last fall, and as we looked back at their session to prepare this blog post, we quickly remembered how much fun they were in front of the camera! The emotion in their eyes and the joy in their smiles is so insanely evident, it makes our photographer hearts just burst with happiness.
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We offer engagement sessions and wedding day packages in Kansas, Missouri, and Colorado, and we also offer travel and destination packages for engagements and weddings. If you are interested in booking an engagement session with us, send us a note on our CONTACT PAGE!
Hilton President Hotel Wedding
Kansas City Wedding Photographers
Stacey & Aaron: Married!
This spring we were honored to have Stacey and Aaron’s Hilton President Hotel wedding featured by The Coordinated Bride!! The team of vendors, led by Pretty and Planned Events, came together to bring Stacey’s dream wedding to life, and it was breathtaking! The cake was the centerpiece of the reception, and WOW! It was a show-stopper for sure. But nothing beats the moment of Stacey’s dad seeing her for the first time that afternoon. We love getting to be a part of moments like that!
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Ceremony: Our Lady of Sorrows
Reception: Hilton President Hotel
Vendor Dream Team:
Are you looking for a photographer for your engagement or wedding? We offer travel and destination packages as well! If you are interested in more information, send us a note on our CONTACT PAGE!