These days, many couples have moved away from their hometowns-meaning, they're quite a distance from the house of worship in which they were raised. While those looking to have a religious wedding ceremony may have a new relationship with a local clergy member, there's something so meaningful about having the priest, minister, or rabbi from your childhood perform your ceremony.
Halloween has come and gone, but your favorite celebrity couples brought some serious A game this year. From Nick and Vanessa Lachey's freak show-inspired costumes, to Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo's skeleton get-up, it's safe to say these guys did not disappoint. Funnily enough, Gwyneth Paltrow paid homage to the iconic twist ending of Se7en, the 1995 thriller in which she starred with ex-boyfriend Brad Pitt.
When James Hewitt first met Cara Read, the odds were definitely in his favor. The pair was attending a happy hour sponsored by TheSkimm in December of 2014, where James and his friend were the only two men in attendance. "His friend's girlfriend got him to go with the promise there would be cute girls there," Cara explains.
For years, a mutual friend insisted that Julia Fehrenbach and Peter Baldwin needed to meet. But they didn't actually cross paths until December 2012, when they ran into each other at a charity fundraiser and exchanged numbers. And their first date didn't happen until more than a month after that-thanks, Julia's travel schedule!
01 Of 10 Host Your Ceremony Outdoors Photo by Austin Gros Photography While an intimate courtyard ceremony allows both you and guests to feel more relaxed, there are many ways to incorporate elegance and sophistication into your service. вЂњA floral arch and string lights are the perfect touch for an outdoor ceremony,вЂќ says Anna Griffith, senior event sales manager at Cannon Green.