Spencer and Elia – Cannon River Winery Wedding

bride and groom in grape field with stormy sky

This adorable Cannon River Winery Wedding in Minnesota was one of those that I’d like to make a book of. (We actually did make an album!)

The story of how they met is one of the modern age (right swipes and all) but their love story is still incredibly romantic! They fell for each other with genuine conversation, health goals and fun selves! A couple more dates together and they quickly became best friends and travel together everywhere! Spencer proposed at their favorite little town,  Stillwater (this is where I first met them!)

I shot their surprise proposal in Stillwater and followed with charming portrait session around town, and when they  reached out and asked me to capture their wedding day I was thrilled!

What a wonderful and perfect day Spencer and Elia had! Their ceremony at the Winery’s private property in Cannon Falls was breathtaking. Rain fell while we walked among the vines and took photos, and I swear these two were shining when they saw each other. Shortly after photos of the bridal party, the ceremony started. Rain kept sprinkling and tears started falling all around. Everyone had happy tears when their vows came.

A vintage car took the newlyweds away and the gorgeous social hour started with the most delicious canapés!

They planned such a great relaxed and classic day for their guests and friends who came from all around to celebrate with them in the most amazing latino american mix dance I have ever seen! Followed by more dance and pure bliss, the celebration was insanely fun.

I couldn’t be happier for these two! I absolutely adore them.

Vendors: Venue: Cannon River Winery / Catering Gastrotruck / Video Zandolee Media  / Limo Shuttle – Total Transportation  / We Got It Covered / Live Music Chris Koza / DJ  Danny Mitro /  Makeup Onsite beautiful

COLORS: White, pale pinks, gold, and color “chianti”

STYLE: Diamond Bride & Tux for bride dress / Calvin Klein Suits / Davids Bridal bridesmaid dresses in color Chianti / Rings Shane Company

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