• Cupcake with Mocha Buttercream

"I wanted everything to be coordinated," says Angela Aseltine of her elegant country-themed wedding to Greg Lane. "If we could add a detail that would go along with everything else, we did it." Their wedding was filled with thoughtful elements, starting with the ivory-felt invitations, which featured a cutout of a maple tree with the couple’s initials carved into it, just like the one they would stand under while taking their vows.

The setting was immensely important to the couple, since they were marrying on the grounds of the home they had purchased a year earlier. Since then, Angela and Greg had spent nearly all of their time working on it. "We were pretty proud of what we'd done.

Angela and Greg in Tecumseh, MI

A pair of architects wed in their personally designed backyard

"I wanted everything to be coordinated," says Angela Aseltine of her elegant country-themed wedding to Greg Lane. "If we could add a detail that would go along with everything else, we did it." Their wedding was filled with thoughtful elements, starting with the ivory-felt invitations, which featured a cutout of a maple tree with the couple’s initials carved into it, just like the one they would stand under while taking their vows.

The setting was immensely important to the couple, since they were marrying on the grounds of the home they had purchased a year earlier. Since then, Angela and Greg had spent nearly all of their time working on it. "We were pretty proud of what we'd done.

For dessert, the bride made both the 150 chocolate cupcakes iced with mocha buttercream and the leaf-shaped cookies that topped them; her mom baked pumpkin pies and her aunt contributed her legendary cheesecake.