A bride returns to her hometown to marry in the Chicago Botanic Garden, a world-renowned public garden, where the vibrant details of the couple’s wedding match the beauty of the venue.

A romance over a decade in the making culminates at this garden affair

A bride returns to her hometown to marry in the Chicago Botanic Garden, a world-renowned public garden, where the vibrant details of the couple’s wedding match the beauty of the venue.

The 5:30 p.m. ceremony included both a Lutheran and a Buddhist officiant. During the ceremony, Cindy Choi, the bride’s cousin, sang Puccini’s "O Mio Babbino Caro."

Bride: Jean Kim
Groom: Bong Young Koh
Location: Glencoe, IL