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Brittany and Andrei at Locust Grove

Brittany and Andrei

Locust Grove, Poughkeepsie NY

June 25, 2016

Ceremony Officiant: Rev Elizabeth Roth, Renee Cyr (friend of the couple)
Photographer: Peter Demuth Photography
Catering: Lola’s Cafe
Cake: Jenn Hines (Blissful Bites)
DJ/Band: Jimmy Lutz (Lutz Entertainment)
Florist: Heather Lundy (A Night in Bloom)
Bridal Attire: Bridal by Demetrios
Men’s Attire: Jack Victor
Rings/Jewelry: Point No Point Studio (groom’s ring), Macy’s (bride’s ring)
Hair/Makeup: Dutchess County Hairstylist
Invitations: Magnet Street   Favors: Lovingly planted and nurtured by the mother-of-the-bride
 
Advice to other couples:
-Take your time with the planning and be good to each other during it, even when stress-producing issues arise. 
-Determine your budget and how you’ll be financing your wedding (and your new life together!) at the very beginning.
-Listen to hear, not to react, and always remember to show your partner love and respect.
-Take five minutes after the ceremony to be alone with one another to simply enjoy where you are.
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Alex and Bryan, Basilica Hudson

Alex and Bryan

November 11th and 12th, 2016

Basilica Hudson

Photographer:  Red Anchor Photography

Band:  Cracked Ice

Florist:  A Night in Bloom

Caterer:  Bridgecreek Catering

Rentals:  Events Unlimited Party Rentals

Hair and Makeup:  La Tua Bella

Welcome Dinner Caterer:  Victoria’s Wood Fired Pizza

Brunch and Accommodations:  Rivertown Lodge

Transportation:  Coxsackie Transport

Photo Booth:  Hudson Valley Ceremonies

 Welcome Dinner

Flower and Decor by couple’s friend Gabriel and Hudson Valley Ceremonies

Wedding

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Alanna and Dominic, Private Home in New Paltz

Alanna and Dominic

October 8, 2016

Private Home in New Paltz

Church:  St. Joseph’s Church New Paltz

Photographer:  Nicole Detone Photography

Caterer:  Lola’s Cafe and Catering

DJ:  Lutz Entertainment

Florist:  Green Cottage

Rentals:  Events Unlimited Party Rentals

Hair and Makeup:  Studio One

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Kathryn and Matthew, Senate Garage Kingston NY

Kathryn and Matthew

November 5, 2016

Wedding Planner:  Lauren Brown, Hudson Valley Ceremonies

Venue: Senate Garage

Florist: Petalos Floral
Photographer:  Kimberly Coccagnia 
Videographer: Tweed Weddings
Specialty Cocktails: Designed by Red & Brown
Ceremony Music: Apassionata Players
Played Edith Piaf’s La Vie En Rose, Pachelbel’s Canon in D for the processional
The Shirelle’s And Then He Kissed Me for the recessional (a song loved by both the bride and groom).

Rentals: Columbia Tent Rentals 

Hair/Makeup: Joseph Taylor Salon
Transportation: First Student Bus
Photobooth: Lauren Brown
Accommodations: Kingston Best Western
After Party: 2 Ravens
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The photographer has decided to not post photos on this blog but have us include a link to the photos:

http://www.kimberlycoccagnia.com/portfolio-item/senate-garage-hudson-valley-wedding-kathryn-and-matthew/

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Sarah and Travis, Sunny Hill Resort in the Catskills

Sarah and Travis

Sunny Hill Resort in the Catskills

October 17, 2015

Photographer:  Hudson River Photographer

DJ:  Patrick Del Rosario

Florist:  The River Garden

Rentals:  Events Unlimited and Big Top

Food Truck for Cocktail Hour:  Slidin’ Dirty

Photo Booth:  Saratoga Photo Booth

Church:  St. Mary’s Church, Coxsackie

Hair and Makeup:  Strut Spalontique

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Kerry and Matt Nelson, Roundhouse at Beacon

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Your new married names: Kerry & Matt Nelson
Wedding Location: The Roundhouse, Beacon NY
Photographer:  Levi Stolove
Ceremony Officiant: Rev Jim Rooney
Videographer: n/a
DJ/Band: 74 Events – Ben Carlin
Musicians: n/a
Limos/Buses: First Student
Florist: A Night in Bloom
Coordinator/Planner: Jeanne Stark
Bridal Attire: Dress: Leanne Marshall from Lovely NY, Shoes: Jimmy Choo & Kate Spade for Keds (dancing sneakers)
Men’s Attire: Alton Lane
Rings/Jewelry: Greenwich Jewelers (rings), BHLDN (earrings)
Hair/Makeup: Hair – Melissa Scrofani/Makeup – Meredith Hayman
Invitations/Favors: Invitations – Spark Letterpress, Favors – brewed by Matt’s uncle
Other Vendors: Virtual event design & welcome table hurricane display – Michelle Edgemont,
Lighting – Vivid Events
Our advice to other couples:
Hire vendors who not only share your vision but also who you also have a personal connection with (like Hudson Valley Ceremonies!). This way, you’ll be surrounded by people you like and trust on your big day and you won’t have to worry about a thing!
Don’t sweat the small stuff – something unexpected is bound to happen on your big day but just go with the flow and remember that no one is going to even realize or remember if something small goes wrong.
Leading up to the big day, everyone is going to try to give you advice and sway your decisions, but don’t lose sight of what your wedding is all about – your marriage!

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A Hudson Valley Ceremonies Wedding in Coxsackie, NY

Natasha & Adam

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Venue: Private Home, Coxsackie, NY
Caterer: Hickory BBQ & Victoria’s Wood Fire Pizza
Bakery: Deising’s Bakery
Rentals: Events Unlimited
Flowers: Hudson Valley Ceremonies
Photography: Monarch Photography
Transportation: Coxsackie Transport
Planning/Coordination: Jeanne Stark, Hudson Valley Ceremonies
Invitations: Hudson Valley Ceremonies

Advice from the happy couple:
“Our wedding day was absolutely perfect and one of the happiest days of our lives yet! Yes, it rained not just a few raindrops, a monsoon, but I would not have changed a thing. Take a moment during the Reception to thank everyone that helped along the way and to everyone there that is our only regret we never got a chance to do that!! It was amazing to have Jeanne and her support team we felt like they were family and loved every moment of our day. Couples that are starting on the journey…there will be fights, tears, laughter and always love because with anything that is truly special you must work at it to get the very best and it is worth every second. 😊”

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