This lakeside summer wedding at Lake Willoughby was right out of a dream! Jess and Jared’s love story began in Vermont over a cup of 802 coffee, and they’ve loved exploring Vermont together ever since. When they across Lake Willoughby together, they immediately fell in love.
Jess and Jared knew this was the perfect place to invite their family and friends to celebrate their marriage. The summery pastel colors tied everything together and blended perfectly with the lake backdrop. All of the amazing florals were locally sourced by Blossoming Bough Flowers.
Quintessential Vermont Summer Wedding
Of all the seasons, summer in the Northeast Kingdom is nothing short of magical. Jess and Jared aimed to curate a wedding weekend full of everything they love about Vermont. The venue and cabins at Willoughby Haven and the Willoughvale Inn brought everyone together in beautiful accommodations for all of their guests.
The weekend offered a delicate balance of whimsical elegance and a summer camp reunion. Jess and Jared made food and entertainment top priorities for their guests complete with kayaks, maple creemees, local beverages, wood-fired fare, campfires, and even a signature wild blueberry basil mocktail.
The welcome bags for their guests included gifts, jam, and maple candies sourced from Willey’s general store in Greensboro.
Breathtaking Lake Views at Lake Willoughby
This couple took advantage of the lake views whenever possible! They chose to do the first look out on the dock and had their ceremony on the beach overlooking the water and the mountains. The portraits on the beach at sunset are some of my favorites! They hosted the reception under a beautifully decorated tent for dinner and dancing. Amanda at Pine Events Co. offered invaluable support as the executive designer and planner to make everything perfect for this wedding! Check out the full gallery below.
BLOSSOMING BOUGH FLOWERS | WILLOUGHBY HAVEN | PINE EVENTS CO | Accommodations: THE WILLOUGHVALE INN | RABBI JAN SALZMAN | DEBORAH HOLMES ART | SUPERSOUNDS ENTERTAINMENT | LIZ MEGAN ROULEAU | CHRIS THOMAS CREATIVE|NORTH COUNTRY DONUTS | POZE CATERING| WOODBELLY PIZZA| WILDE THYME CATERING| PALMER LANE MAPLE | PR BARTENDING | JESSICA MURPHY |TIFFANY MARTIN: MAKEUP ARTISTRY | CHICKADEE HILL | GMR | SCENIC TENTS