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Stephanie is a Dallas wedding and portrait photographer capturing opulent gatherings and refined celebrations rooted in truth, legacy, and delight. Her kindred approach to wedding photography is a testament to the moments that made you–and the loved ones you shared them with.

Colorful Florals and Golden Hour Magic: The Nest at Ruth Farms Wedding

Meghan + Jackson Rowell married on May 27, 2024

An Unforgettable Celebration at The Nest at Ruth Farms

Meghan and Jackson Rowell, college sweethearts who just graduated, celebrated their love with a vibrant summer wedding at The Nest at Ruth Farms white barn. Their day was filled with colorful details, heartfelt moments, and a joyful atmosphere that perfectly reflected their fun-loving personalities. From the emotional first look to the lively reception, their wedding was a beautiful blend of tradition and trend.

I wanted to share some beautiful & my most favorite highlights from their wedding day that made it unforgettable. On top of having an amazing vendor team, the bride & groom were showered with so much love & positivity by their wedding party, especially during the ceremony. Without further adieu, here are some of our favorites moments.

Colorful Florals: A Symphony of Blooms

The wedding was a feast for the eyes, with colorful florals playing a starring role. The bouquets and arrangements featured an exquisite mix of roses, peonies, lilacs, and sweet peas, creating a stunning visual palette. These vibrant blooms, in hues of bright pink, French blue, yellow, and lilac, added an air of romance and elegance to every moment of the day.

Colorful wedding floral inspiration for the summer bride
Wedding Floral Design by Vella Nest Floral

Ceremony Filled with Beautiful Worship Songs

The ceremony was a heartfelt expression of Meghan and Jackson’s love and faith, with beautiful worship songs resonating throughout The Nest at Ruth Farms. The music added a soulful and deeply personal touch to the ceremony, leaving not a dry eye among the guests.

Worship during wedding ceremony

Golden Hour Magic: Wedding Party Portraits

After a brief rain shower, the sun emerged just in time for the wedding portraits. The golden sunlight created a magical backdrop, highlighting the vibrant color palette of bright pinks, French blue, yellow, and lilac in the bridesmaids’ bouquets. The photos were nothing short of breathtaking, perfectly encapsulating the joy and beauty of the day.

Bridesmaids in Pink dresses holding colorful summer Wedding floral bouquet

On-Trend Details: Newspaper-Style Wedding Programs

Meghan and Jackson’s attention to detail was evident in their on-trend newspaper-style wedding programs. These unique and creative programs not only provided guests with important information but also served as a fun keepsake from the wedding.

Newspaper style wedding programs

A Tribute to Taylor Swift: Dancing the Night Away

As big fans of Taylor Swift, Meghan and Jackson incorporated her music throughout the reception. From the first dance to the final song, Taylor Swift’s hits kept the dance floor packed and the energy high. Guests enjoyed dancing and singing along, making it a night to remember.

Perfect Summer Wedding Guest Attire

Guests were dressed to impress, taking cues from the vibrant color palette and summer theme. For those looking for inspiration, consider bright and bold hues that reflect the joy and warmth of a summer celebration. The attire was both stylish and comfortable, perfect for a summer wedding at The Nest at Ruth Farms.

Guests wore bright & bold summer wedding attire
Guests wearing colorful floral printed midi dresses & spaghetti strap pleated olive dress

The Dream Team Behind the Wedding

A wedding this spectacular wouldn’t be possible without a team of incredible vendors. Here’s a shoutout to the talented professionals who made the day so special:

This colorful, bold, and bright summer wedding at The Nest at Ruth Farms was a true celebration of love and joy. From the emotional father-daughter first look to the vibrant wedding party portraits and the unforgettable Taylor Swift dance party, every moment was perfectly captured by Stephanie Michelle Photography. We hope this beautiful day inspires you as you plan your own summer wedding.

For more wedding inspiration and tips, follow Stephanie Michelle Photography on Instagram: @stephaniemichellephotog.

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