February 20, 2019

Bride and Groom walk in front of the educational building at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. A natural wedding invitation decorated with lavender and a wood hand fan. Detail shot of the bride's wedding heals and lace dress. Lauren and her grandpa walking into the Wildflower Center before the wedding. A wedding guest admiring the beautiful bride before the ceremony.Two brides laugh and talk with each other as they get ready. Bride Lauren poses in her lace gown with her flower bouquet. The bride laughs with her bridesmaids as they pose for a picture. Groom puts on his finishing touches before he walks down the aisle. The groom and his groomsmen pose for a band photo in their black tuxes. A dog gets lots of attention as it carries the rings down the aisle during the ceremony. Lauren's grandpa begins to walk her down the aisle towards Ryan. Ryan gives a very endearing soft smile as he sees his bride for the first time. Lauren and Ryan stand hand in hand at the altar listening to the minister. Bridesmaids stand at the front in all different sorts of blush pink dresses. Lauren looks longingly at her soon to be husband, Ryan. The dog ring bearer (left) looks just as happy as Lauren (right) looks as she stands in front of all her loved ones. Groom looks giddy as he puts the wedding band on Lauren. Bride raises her bouquet to her guests after saying yes.The newlyweds lean in for a kiss after finishing their ceremony. The wedding party, including the dog, gather together for a group photo. Bride and groom walk through the beautiful landscape at the Wildflower Center. The couple embraces one another. Detail shot of Lauren holding her fully lace dress among the wildflowers. The warm sunset creates a dreamy silhouette of the couple embracing one another. Ryan hugs Lauren from the back and looks longingly at her. An intimate shot of the couple sitting on a low-hanging tree branch. A black and white photo of the newlyweds kissing. Lauren and Ryan walk under a path lit with string lights. Detail shot of a floral chair for the guests among bright wildflowers. A colorful bouquet of flowers rests on top of a table accenting the nearby wildflowers. Bride and groom make their entrance into the wedding reception. The couple shares their first dance as their guests watch. Bride and groom enjoy wedding toasts given by guests as the reception continues. Best man gives his heartfelt speech to the groom. Lauren shares a sweet dance with her grandpa on the dance floor. Guests start to get down on the dance floor. Wedding guests celebrate the couple by showing off their best dance moves. Guests sing along to the music while dancing. One guest is not afraid to break it down on the dance floor. A couple dances together while other guests watch. The newlyweds cut their cake thats accented with flowers and begin to eat it. A sea of bubbles sends off the couple as guests cheer for them. Bride and groom share one last kiss as the wedding wraps up.

Q. What are your day jobs?

Lauren-RN and grad student for Nursing, Ryan-software sales

Q. Where did you both grow up?

Lauren-Thorndale Ryan-Austin

Q. How did you meet?

We met at UT our senior year. We were both chemistry majors and were lab partners in one of our classes.

Q. Please describe the atmosphere or overall feeling of the wedding you are planning.

We want it to be light, natural, romantic & whimsical. Of course we also hope everyone has a lot of fun too.
A special thanks to the vendor team:

Venue- Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower center

Event Coordinator- Ali Kozlowski

Florist- Wild Bunches Floral

Cake Artist- Sweet Treats

Musician/DJ- Exodus Sounds

Caterer- Dagar’s

Hair Stylist- Mission House- Michelle McMillan

Makeup Artist- Avery Allen

Stationary- Paper Source