Sara and Russell’s Louisiana Plantation Wedding by Dark Roux Photography


I heart this wedding. And not because of the “Huey Lewis and the News” centerpieces (although they are really great) or paper flowers or the fact that Sara and Russell took a traditional location and turned it on its head. What I love is how family-oriented this event was. Sara and Russell wanted Russell’s children to feel not just like observers, but as members of a new family they were helping to create. During the ceremony, instead of lighting a unity candle, they made a peanut butter and honey sandwich and divided into four pieces as a symbol of their togetherness. Love. Thank you to Dark Roux Photography for being so awesome and sharing this amazing event with us!



Photographer: Dark Roux Photography

Venue: Houmas House

Cake: Ambrosia

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Sarah Sarah has been editing the blog at mywedding for four years. She enjoys watching classic movies, spending money on eyeliner that she never wears, and convincing brides to write thank you notes.

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