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Omni William Penn Hotel | Pittsburgh Wedding

By September 17, 2019 No Comments

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If I were to describe this wedding, it would be GO BIG OR GO HOME! Everything was incredible and over the top and I don’t think Gina would have had it any other way!

I got to hang out with the entire crew the night before during Gina + Brian’s rehearsal dinner at  Eddie V’s These guys know how to throw a party- live music, gorgeous decor, amazing food and she walked in wearing the most gorgeous sequins outfit that stopped me right in my tracks! …….. but THEN the very next day, I got to see her wearing white and my o’my was Brian in for some eye candy! haha!

They got ready at the Omni William Penn hotel in downtown Pittsburgh with gorgeous views of the city. She wore a beautiful beaded Haley Paige gown, a veil for days and sparkles everywhere!

I give you part 1 of Brian + Gina’s big day!

 

Vendors:

Hair- Jenna Degol

Makeup- Jessica Gencarelli 

Stationary- Hello Beautiful Designs 

Dress- Bridal Beginnings

Flowers: Blue Daisy Floral Designs

Haley Paige is her favorite designer and I can see why-this dress was stunning!

A little bling bling….and by little I mean A LOT bling bling! haha!

Liquid sparkles!  Not really-it’s setting spray but we joked that I was going to edit in sparkles! haha!

 

Hey girl hey!!

 

She was late on their very first date so she said he should have known! haha!

 

Those lashes though!

 

Hot damn! Fun fact: her cake matched her dress-just wait until you see the reception photos!

 

She was holding back tears and so was I when she told me that the front of the card had something on it that she have to HIM on their very first date!

A few portraits after the first look in the Omni Mezzanine.

Gina surprised him with their dog daughter!! We walked outside and there she was waiting for him. I don’t know about you, but she looks like she’s smiling!!

A few wedding party photos in the Union Trust Building!

Her veil got stuck in the revolving door! haha! No veils were harmed!

I really enjoyed shooting these in the Omni Speakeasy! It was moody and gave me a chance to use some off camera flash!

 

You’re not want to miss part 2 of their wedding. And just remember, if you are reading this and you were on the dance floor that night-you may be coming to a blog near you very soon! hahahah!!