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Lauren+Brandon | Gabrella Manor Wedding

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

"These CD cases were used for place cards at our rehearsal dinner. One of my good friends did the calligraphy and it turned out so beautifully. We gave all the guests mixed CDs with songs from bands we have seen live together."

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

"Music has played a large part in our relationship. 'Make You Feel My Love' is our song so I ordered a sheet music version of it and wrote a letter to him on the back."

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

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"My bridesmaids and I got ready at my house. I really loved having all of my closest friends around me, and keeping me calm during the day."

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

"This is one of my favorite pictures of the day!"

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Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

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Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

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Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

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Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

"Brandon felt like this picture described his personality well: he loves to talk and he’s always making a point."

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Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).lb_birmingham_al_gabrella_manor_wedding_032

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

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"My dad and I have a really close relationship I loved having that special moment with him walking down the aisle."

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"Brandon and I didn’t see each other before the wedding so the ceremony and these moments right after were so special. It was such a relief to get to see and talk to each other."

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Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

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Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

"Gabrella Manor is a hidden gem of Birmingham. It is a beautiful venue and the staff was great at executing my vision. My cousin got married there 11 years ago and it is still just as gorgeous!"

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Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).Photographs from Lauren & Brandon's Birmingham, AL wedding by Alabama wedding photographers Little Acorn Photography (Luke & Jackie Lucas).

"We had so much fun at our reception. Our band, The Neons, was amazing and kept everyone on the dance floor." [Ed. Note: we will absolutely confirm this- one of the best wedding bands we've ever come across!]

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"It truly was the best day. Everything came together so beautifully thanks to our friends and family. The weather, the venue, the band and especially the photographs turned out wonderfully. We are so happy that this day could be the start of our lives together."

Lauren's Dress: from Something Blue Shoppe (Hartselle, AL) | Bridesmaid Dresses: Donna Morgan, Bella Bridesmaids (Birmingham, AL) | Brandon's & Groomsmen's Suits: Jos. A. Bank | Ceremony+Reception Venue, Flowers, and Catering: Gabrella Manor (Birmingham, AL) | Hair+Makeup: Leslie Corts & Carol Grubbs | Officiant: Chris Pressnel | Cakes: Magnificent Cakes (Birmingham, AL) | Reception Entertainment: The Neons