Lush woodlands provide the backdrop for one couple's festive celebration featuring vibrant colors and modern florals.

Two family friends officiated the 6:30 p.m. ceremony, which included a reading of Kahlil Gibran's poem "On Children."

The ceremony also included jazz renditions of Nina Simone's "Seems I'm Never Tired Lovin' You" for the processional and Etta James's "At Last" for the recessional, performed by the Kevin Pace Trio.

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