Picture this: It was a gorgeous summer day in Owosso, Michigan, and Grace and Michael Barishe were about to have the wedding of their dreams at Everlastings in the Wildwoods—a super cool nursery and greenhouse venue. The excitement was off the charts!
Hair and Makeup: Studio FRWD
Tux: Men’s Wearhouse
Bridesmaid Dresses: Azazie
Florist: Gerych’s Design
Cake Design: Drizzle Cakes and Bakes
Caterer: My Chef Jacob
Bartenders: Slingin’ Sisters
Getting ready separately, it was like a scene from a romantic movie. Grace looked drop-dead gorgeous in her ivory lace gown, with her squad of bridesmaids fussing over her. Laughter and excitement filled the room, setting the tone for an epic day.
Meanwhile, Michael and his groomsmen were having their own pre-wedding shenanigans. He was looking dapper in his sharp suit, trying to keep the butterflies at bay. You could practically feel the anticipation in the air.
But oh boy, the tears started flowing when Grace’s dad got a sneak peek at his daughter in her bridal glory. It was a super emotional moment, proving that even the toughest dads can’t hold back the waterworks on such a special day.
The ceremony was a fairy tale. The garden was decked out with a white rose petal-covered aisle, making it look like something out of a dream. And here’s the kicker: Grace and Michael washed each other’s feet during the ceremony, a touching symbol of their love and commitment to serving each other forever.
After they sealed the deal with a kiss, the real party began. The reception was under this adorable pavilion with twinkling lights and gorgeous flowers. They made a grand entrance with an Assyrian dance that set the tone for a night of unforgettable fun.
They cut the cake, got teary-eyed over speeches, and danced like there was no tomorrow. Love was in the air, and you could feel it with every beat of the music.
Later on, things got even more exciting. They did a money dance that had everyone pumped up. And, hold on to your seats, they had a Coney Dog Bar as a late-night snack. Talk about a party with a twist!
Grace and Michael bid adieu to their guests, leaving under a dazzling shower of sparklers held high by their friends and family. It was the ultimate ending to a day filled with love, laughter, and the start of an epic adventure together as Mr. and Mrs. Barishe. Cheers to happily ever after!