that twists to hold the center diamond in place. His own ring is a white gold band with a hammered finish. The bridesmaids’ dresses: After having her sisters and co-maids of honor try on about 34 dresses, Mari narrowed her favorites down to Alfredo Angelo gowns in four different styles, and let each of her seven bridesmaids chose the gown she preferred in the same blue color. The flowers: Mari and her bridesmaids carried bouquets of white roses and hydrangeas, while the floral arrangements for the tables were all white roses. Kroger’s floral department provided all the flowers. The cake: Mari enlisted a close friend of her mother’s to create her wedding
cake in her “famous” traditional vanilla. The three-tiered cake was topped with flowers. The primping: Mari, her mom and her sisters had their nails done at Nail World and Spa the day before the wedding. On the day of, the ladies had their hair and makeup done by Micah’s Salon and Beauty out of Seymour. The printing: The couple ordered their classic invitations from Minted.com. The honeymoon: The couple spent their first days as a married couple traveling the East Coast, visiting Maine and Vermont as well as visiting friends in Boston. Mari and Hogan booked the trip themselves.
“We just wanted to have a fun celebration with all our friends and family,” - Mari
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