The couple chose lush, rich shades of brown, copper, orange, amber and dark red to set the tone for their rustic yet elegant October wedding. The location, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, was an obvious choice: The couple met and lives in Brooklyn, and it's also where Derek proposed—on the Brooklyn Promenade.

Norah and Derek in Brooklyn, NY

A bride celebrates her love of fall with harvest hues and autumnal details

The couple chose lush, rich shades of brown, copper, orange, amber and dark red to set the tone for their rustic yet elegant October wedding. The location, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, was an obvious choice: The couple met and lives in Brooklyn, and it's also where Derek proposed—on the Brooklyn Promenade.

The groom’s cousin served as ringbearer. He carried a ring pillow that the mother-of-the-bride’s close friend made from a piece of heirloom lace. It’s believed that the lace belonged to the bride’s great-great-grandmother. It was also carried at the wedding of two of her sisters.