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Mint and Navy Elizabeth Furnace Wedding

May 10, 2023

Kara and Gerry’s mint and navy Elizabeth Furnace wedding was an absolute blast!

It had rained the entire day prior to their wedding, and unfortunately, the forecast was showing it carrying into their day. As the team arrived, a steady mist was falling; however, entering the bridal suite, you couldn’t even see a care in the world about the weather outside. Kara and her ladies were having the best time getting ready and staying positive that the forecast would clear. Sure enough, by the time getting ready photos were finished, the mist had disappeared! By the end of the day, the sun had even peaked out for a few minutes here and there!

The positive vibes worked!

As a wedding photographers, we’ve seen our fair share of wedding parties, but this one was definitely unique. There was no request too much for them! Those types of wedding parties make our job so easy and a blast while doing it. The best man truly showed just how fun they can be during his best man speech!

It was one for the history books!

It started out like any other speech, but then he reached into his inner coat pocket and pulled out…a scroll! He had his speech written out on an 8-foot long scroll because he just had so much to say about Gerry and Kara! The entire room was cracking up as the paper unrolled across the floor!

Their entire day was filled with unique moments like this!

However, one moment will forever stand out among all the rest. It is one that doesn’t always happen on wedding days, but when they do, they are absolute tear jerkers. It’s the speech from the father-of-the bride! Kara’s dad had the whole room in tears. The love between a father and daughter is like no other, and that couldn’t be any more true between these two!

That bond is unbreakable!

Kara and Gerry were incredibly kind, funny, and just an absolute joy to work with! They are surrounded by the most supportive and kind family and friends! We honestly felt like guests at their mint and navy Elizabeth Furnace wedding, that’s how welcoming everyone was. It was an honor to be a part of this entire journey with them! Congratulations to the newlyweds! We can’t wait to see what your future holds now that you are Mr. and Mrs.!

XOXO ~ Heather Marie

bride's rings resting on top of groom's silver wedding band on white rose at elizabeth furnace
bouquet of white flowers and eucalyptus on gray background at elizabeth furnace
bride surrounded by her seven bridesmaids all in matching blue shirts and black pants in bridal suite at elizabeth furnace
black and white photo of bride looking over her right shoulder with right hand on her hip wearing v-cut wedding gown in lititz pennsylvania
groom with his seven groomsmen all wearing dark blue suits standing in a V on front porch at elizabeth furnace
bride posing with her right hand on her right hip in bridal gown in bright hallway at elizabeth furnace
bride and groom sharing intimate first look moment before their wedding at elizabeth furnace
bride and groom with their backs toward camera holding hands as groom kisses her right cheek in lititz pennsylvania
groom twirling his bride under his left arm holding her bouquet in his right hand at elizabeth furnace in lancaster county
bride holding dress train and groom holding her bouquet as they hold hands walking towards camera in lancaster county pennsylvania
groom dips his bride back as they kiss on front porch at elizabeth furnace
bride in white gown surrounding by her bridesmaids all wearing mint green floor-length gowns by stone building at elizabeth furnace
bride and groom surrounded by their bridal party on cloudy wedding day at elizabeth furnace
bride and groom kiss in between aisle created by their bridal party outdoors at elizabeth furnace
bride and groom share their first kiss during indoor wedding ceremony at elizabeth furnace in lititz pa
beautiful couples' table with wooden lanterns and floral displays at elizabeth furnace wedding venue in lititz pennsylvania
bride dancing with her father during reception as groom watches at elizabeth furnace
groom twirling his bride during their first dance inside stone building at elizabeth furnace

The Amazing Vendor Team:

Wedding Planner | Alisa Brandt

Wedding Dress | Taylored for You Bridal

Bridesmaid’s Dress | Azazie

Groom’s Attire | Jos. A. Bank

Groomsmen’s Attire | Jos. A. Bank

Florist | JDK Floral

DJ | 3 West Productions

Hair Stylist | Taylor Horn

Makeup Artist | Courtney Dixon

Invitations | The Knot

Caterer | JDK Group

Wedding Cake | Dosie Dough

Venue | Elizabeth Furnace

Other Recent HMP Photo Sessions:

Downtown Annapolis Grad Session

Vibrant Speedwell Forge Lake Senior Session


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Photographer, go-getter, and ice cream lover
Based in Lancaster, Pennsylvania