J&K22 May, 2021
The story of our wedding
My name is Kabedi. My husband Jeremy and I are high school sweethearts and were married in May of 2021!
Five years into our relationship, he proposed to me at the Eiffel Tower in Paris, France. Two years later, I got to marry the love of my life.
I had never had a dream of getting married. Not because I didn't want to, but because I didn't realize someone could love me that much. We are both extremely easy going individuals with no dream of what we wanted our wedding to look like. Luckily, we had a dream team of almost THIRTY in our wedding party who threw the best wedding for us! We ended up with over 250 people attending our beautiful day. It was a whiplash of emotion. Lots of laughter. Lots of tears. So much happiness!
Our day was not traditional. Our best friend walked me down the aisle due to my dad passing away in 2018. Our ring bearess carried our rings down on a little Eiffel Tower. Our friend officiated. My best friend carried her newborn down the aisle instead of flowers. We had a mixed wedding party with girls on his side as well. Capri Sun Pacific Cooler was our signature drink. We wore customized Vans. Our talented friends did a 4k live stream for our families and friends who couldn't make it. We hired our friends to plan, DJ, make the cake, do decor, etc.
We had the best day EVER!
Tip to future brides: Don't sweat the small stuff. Don't let something small that went wrong ruin your entire day. So many things didn't go as planned for us. The cops showed up, I forgot my vows, our flower girl never threw any petals (it was adorable), we had to kick some people out, we had an overabundance of food and sweets because of people RSVPing and then not coming.
Laugh it off! The day FLIES! Just have fun and be so so so in love with the entire day, your family and friends, and of course... YOUR SPOUSE!
Venue: Mt Zion Convention Center
Dress: Simply Elegant by Cheri
Photos: Photos by Ariel
Video: Jacob Tyler Media
Food: Yoders Kitchen
Cupcakes: Sullivan Bakery and Dawns Confections
Jeremy and Kabedi's vendor team
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