Katie and Shane in Newport Beach, CA

Using a design they found online, Katie’s mother and aunt printed and hand-cut each butterfly-shaped escort card. Marcie, the bride’s mom, artfully wrote the words to “Babylon”—a song by David Gray, which was played at the ceremony and the reception—on watercolor paper displayed above the escort cards. The couple’s wedding coordinator, Cynthia Pritchard, hung everything from ribbon (available at ribbontrade.com) by the ceremony area.

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