YellowBird Wedding

because simple is beautiful

To be in Ellicottville in New York State in October is a magical thing. So I was super excited to be a part of Katie and Kevin’s wedding at Ellicottville Brewing Company on October 18th. It was a chilly, but lovely morning, and I really like weddings at the Brewing Company. It’s super cute in …

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September 25th at Classics V, was like walking directly into a fairy tale book. I mean, once you see the literal book back drop for Megan and Evan’s ceremony, you know what I’m talking about! It was very sweet, with prince and princess themes happening all over, and it really suited them. When I arrived …

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Ok. Some people have to re-plan their whole wedding because of a pandemic. AND THEN, some have to deal with that AND with rain. How to handle? Well first off, if you’re Sydney on September 5th at the Avanti Mansion, you look stunningly beautiful. Secondly, you take it all in stride and acknowledge that a …

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It’s been a crazy year, but a lovely summer. Especially for anyone having an intimate wedding. And that was Sarah and Kurt on July 11th, at Bassett Park. Just them, some close friends and family, and a couple of dogs. Perfection! They showed up in their wedding days masks (which were amazing and all quarantine …

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On Friday, January 17th, I started off my new wedding season at the Botanical Gardens with Lisa and Phil. I had never done an evening wedding there in the winter, and the dome room was so romantic in the evening light. There are only a few lights so it had almost a mysterious feel to …

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I love weddings at peoples homes. They are so intimate and lovely, and to have one on New Year’s Eve seems like the PERFECT way to celebrate a new year. So on December 31st, I found myself at Rickell and Anthony’s home, full of children, friends, family, and 3 adorable kittens as we prepared to …

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I can’t believe how quickly time passes and that the year is just about over! On December 28th I was celebrating the end of a season (holiday, year, decade) at the Hotel Lafayette for Paige and Tim’s wedding! It’s such a lovely spot and it really fit the couple. After checking in with them and …

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Two weddings in one day! It’s how I like to roll. So on September 21st, I rolled on over to The Foundry for Colleen and Blaise’s big moment! I had only met them over FaceTime, so it was wonderful to finally see them in the flesh. They are a beautiful couple, and I liked them …

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Three back to back Avanti Mansion weddings! September 1st found me back at that lovely spot, silently wishing along with Ashley and Edward that the rain stay away. SPOILER ALERT: it mostly did. When I arrived, I checked in with the couple, and they were ready to get going. #1 they were excited to get …

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I love weddings at the Hotel Lafayette, so I was pretty pumped to head there on August 24th. Mari-Jo and Adam are so incredibly cute, and hearing about Mari-Jo’s wedding plans, I knew I was going to love this wedding. She made her bouquets out of old books and since my wedding was full of …

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