Real Wedding of the Week: Johanna and Jimmy in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Florida, Real Weddings

Photo: Vue Photography

Johanna and Jimmy met while hottubbing at a Colorado resort. Seven years later, Jimmy proposed in New Orleans, where Johanna was attending law school. The couple decided to marry in Jimmy's home state of Florida. "We wanted to start our married life in a place that radiated natural beauty, Southern elegance, and love," says Johanna. The ceremony and reception were held at the Bonnet House Museum and Gardens. The 5:30 p.m. ceremony was held in the property's fruit grove. Johanna wore a Melissa Sweet gown and a custom made bolero, fashioned from lace from her gown, during the ceremony. The chairs along the aisle were adorned with mason jars filled with stock and orchids. For more details from the wedding, see the full slideshow.

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