After meeting in a bar in the spring of 2009, Emily Vick and George Agnew started a long-distrance relationship while he was in his hometown of Toronto, and she, grad school in NYC. For their Fall 2011 wedding, the couple honored George’s family’s heritage with a traditional Greek Orthodox ceremony at St. George Cathedral, followed by a reception a the new urban loft-style venue, Front + Palmer. It was a day spent celebrating family tradition, new and old.
For their ceremony, Emily and George wore stefana
, Orthodox wedding crowns. Emily wore her mother’s wedding dress from 1977, which fit Emily perfectly.
Venue: Front + Palmer
Catering & Cake: Feast Your Eyes Catering
Tablescapes by the bride's brother, with flowers from Market Blooms at the Reading Terminal Market
, Philadelphia. Paper flowers from Flowers From the Garden
Photography: Love Me Do Photography
Ceremony dress, her mother's. Recepion dress by Avioanni. Hair and makeup by Laura Gale from Crimson Hair Studio
Korry's Clothiers to Gentlemen, Toronto.
Stationery: YellowBrick Graphics
Music: Craig Konowal at Circle of Sound Disc Jockeys
, Philadelphia, and the Opa Band, Philadelphia.
Global Limousine, Philadelphia.