Lindsay & Robby

September 12, 2015

Lindsay and Robby were nearly neighbors at James Madison University, so they spent a lot of time riding the bus together without actually meeting.  It wasn’t until that bus made an abrupt stop and threw Robby at Lindsay’s feet that the ice was broken.

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Five years later, on their dating anniversary, the two were preparing for a fancy dinner at their resort in Cancun, Mexico.  Robby suggested they set up his tablet for a photo on the beach beforehand, but instead of posing next to Lindsay, he got down on one knee.  Lindsay was in such a state of surprise that he had to ask twice!

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Lindsay says, “I attended the Richmond Wedding Expo in January 2015 and got a ton of information.  I even checked a few things off of my to-do list that day like booking with Lou Stevens Glam Squad and setting up a tuxedo rental appointment for Robby!”  Britny from the Glam Squad was on hand to make sure the veil fit in just right!

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Lindsay says, “Our favorite part of the wedding day was the first look.  For the first time that day, I felt like time was standing still and that we were both able to finally breathe!  In that moment, I don’t think I’ve ever felt more certain that I was making one of the best decisions of my life.  The first look definitely took the pressure off of the ceremony – we were both so relaxed!”

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Lindsay tells us, “My flowers were one of my favorite parts of the decor.  I loved all the greenery — it made all of the bouquets look so full!  The Kim Moody Design team did such an amazing job of listening to what I liked and didn’t like and creating the perfect bouquets and arrangements.”

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Wyndham Virginia Crossings has so many great spots for photos!

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After plenty of portrait time, everyone headed to James River Cellars Winery for the ceremony and reception.

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The more she planned, the more Lindsay developed a rustic winery theme to fit with their charming venue.

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Once the ceremony was over, Lindsay and Robby were able to enjoy the fun, relaxed atmosphere they created for their closest family and friends.

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DJ mFace, owner of Bow Tied Weddings, kept the party going!

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Honeylyn with Kim Moody Design made sure that everything ran smoothly throughout the entire day.

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RW Vendors

Photography: Shalese Danielle Photography

Wedding Coordination & Floral Design: Kim Moody Design, Honeylyn Armstrong

Hair & Makeup: Lou Stevens Glam Squad

Music & Entertainment: Bow Tied Weddings, DJ mFace

Bridesmaids Dresses: Bridal Elegance

Catering: A Sharper Palate Catering Company

Cake: The Mixing Bowl Bakery

Accommodations: Wyndham Virginia Crossings Hotel

Additional Vendors

Rehearsal Dinner: The Conch Republic

Venue: James River Cellars Winery

Officiant: Reverend Nicki Peet

Gown: Church Street Bridals

Veil: Fariba’s Bridal Alterations & Custom Design

Shoes: Macy’s

Bridesmaids Dresses: David’s Bridal, Bridal Impressions

Formalwear: Men’s Wearhouse

Paper Goods: The Paperless Post