September 28, 2023
Picture this: a stunning couple, an Airbnb hideaway, a traditional church ceremony, and a reception at The Whiskey Factory that’s straight out of a dream. Buckle up, because Erin and Cory’s wedding in Detroit was nothing short of spectacular!
The adventure begins in the heart of Detroit’s Eastern Market, where Erin and Cory decided to kickstart their big day in style. They opted for a jaw-dropping Airbnb as their getting-ready venue. Imagine the possibilities when you combine charming urban vibes with a splash of vintage elegance – it was like stepping into a photographer’s dream! The natural light streaming through the large windows plus an accessible rooftop? Talk about setting the stage for some stunning pre-ceremony shots.
Next on our journey, Erin and Cory took tradition to new heights with a heartfelt church ceremony. There’s something undeniably special about a classic church wedding – the ornate architecture, the timeless vows, and the romance that lingers in the air. But what made this ceremony extra memorable was the fantastic exit. As the newlyweds walked down the aisle hand in hand, they made it out the front doors with all their guests celebrating with streamers. The smiles on Erin and Cory’s faces said it all – they were on cloud nine!
Now, let’s talk about the real stars of the show – the bridal party! Erin and Cory had a massive bridal party, consisting of all their closest friends. We’re talking about a squad so lively and enthusiastic that you couldn’t help but feel the love and energy radiating from them. From candid moments of laughter to an epic champagne pop, the bridal party added an infectious spirit to the day, making it impossible to not have a blast.
Hold onto your hats, because the pièce de résistance of this wedding was the reception at the Whiskey Factory. Yes, you read that correctly – a whiskey factory! This unconventional venue exuded rustic charm, industrial chic, and a dash of Detroit’s rich history. The exposed brick walls and aged oak barrels created a stunning backdrop that perfectly complemented Erin and Cory’s love story.
As night fell, the factory’s warm amber lighting cast a romantic glow over the celebration. Guests mingled, clinking glasses filled with the finest spirits, and danced the night away. Every corner of the factory was transformed into a photo op waiting to happen, and you can bet the wedding photographer (that’s me!) was in heaven capturing it all.
Erin and Cory’s wedding in Detroit was an absolute joy to photograph. It was a testament to love, friendship, and the belief that weddings can be as unique as the couples themselves. From Eastern Market to the Whiskey Factory, this journey was filled with moments that’ll be cherished for a lifetime.
So, to all the lovebirds out there dreaming of a wedding that’s as unique as your love story, take a page from Erin and Cory’s book and dare to be different. Your special day should be a reflection of your personalities and your journey together.
Cheers to Erin and Cory’s whiskey-fueled love story and to all the magical moments that weddings bring into our lives!
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