Emily + Matthew

How did you meet?

We met in college through mutual friends!

How did you know he was the one?

Our first New Year’s Eve together, I realized I wanted to spend every year for the rest of my life with him.

What are your three favourite attributes of your partner?

His generosity, selflessness, and humor.

Where did you fall in love with your dress and why?

Online!! I saw it on Pinterest and became obsessed with MWL

Who proposed and how?

He proposed at our home! We was waiting for me to return home sitting on our front porch swing dressed up with the ring box in hand. It was sweet and perfect.

What was the best moment for you at the wedding?

Popping champagne after we finished all the photos and realizing we did it! We pulled off our elopement and we got hitched!

What surprised you most at or about your wedding

How romantic and amazing it was

What advice would you tell other brides?

Do what you want or makes you the most happy, your wedding day is YOURS.

What was the one thing you did differently for your wedding?

Our “wedding cake” was pumpkin pie and we eloped in secret!! It was just us, our hair/makeup artist, photographer, videographer & officiant



MWL Design:



Courthouse Vista, Sedona AZ


Dana Welch


Sedona Mountain High Florals


Rings -David Lisska custom jeweler


Generation Tux


DeGroot Film Co