Hartford, Hartford HARTFORD! If you know me, you know I love Hartford, my hometown, my alma mater for life, my BFF! I know it’s scrabble dabble, it struggles, but when it comes out on top, well…. this little city can just shine!
Erin of Naomi Martinez did the makeup honors- her work is fabulous!
The got ready at the Mariott Residence Inn right smack dab next to The Gershon Fox Room- can we say convenient?
Portia’s awesome ladies’ entourage! Yes, these shirts helped me remember everyone’s names, I am not going to lie!
I was in shoe heaven!!
Check her out on her way to her First Look with Steve… she is so excited!!
Love this shot by Miss Rebecca Hales!!
From the custom Nikes to the fabulous brides maids dresses…. and mums the word on the flowers!!
Portia’s maid of honor and sister is so beautiful, and tall and tattooed!! I loved photographing her!
Come on, right? Super fabulous ladies!!
Reason number 1,543 why I love Mike Romano
Little Miss Rebecca from her birds eye view!
See what I’m saying here? Steve JUST saw Portia like 5 minutes ago during their first look, and see how he is all filled with emotion?
Just in case, here’s another kiss!!
Off we went to The Pour House in Hartford where it all began!!
Cake by Modern Pastry in Hartford
Reason number 598 why I love Mike Romano – his love of the silhouette!
Photo Bomb!! Peek a boo!
The Mike Romano love fest continues… I love his take on the first dance
Second shooter good times here by me and mine, Mr. Romano!! I love how brave Mike is by being in the throng of gals! That’s dangerous
Second shooter tutorial number 568! Mike’s wider shot of Portia’s Mom and sister snuggling and my tighter shot of them facing them…. we are quite the dynamic duo, no? Miiiiikkkkeeee!!!!!!
And they are off!!! Love that she had an outfit change too, Portia you are awesome!!
thanks so much Portia, Steve and your amazing families and friends for letting us do what we do!!
Big thanks to Always and Forever for their Day of Coordination!