Stephanie and Matthew met in 2000 at the now-defunct coffee shop Mojo's Daily Grind while studying at the University of Texas in Austin. "Matt and I spent a lot of time there while we were in school," says the bride. Four years later, on Thanksgiving Day, Matt proposed. Stephanie invented an elegant motif for a special event at the Historic Heights City Hall and Fire Station.

A creative bride pulls together a romantic event at a historic locale

Stephanie and Matthew met in 2000 at the now-defunct coffee shop Mojo's Daily Grind while studying at the University of Texas in Austin. "Matt and I spent a lot of time there while we were in school," says the bride. Four years later, on Thanksgiving Day, Matt proposed. Stephanie invented an elegant motif for a special event at the Historic Heights City Hall and Fire Station.

Stephanie’s veil was made of French tulle dyed coffee-colored. Her makeup was done by Tina Fletcher of Laura Mercier.