Archive for the ‘Weddings’ Category

Jessica and Chris’ Texas Hill Country Wedding

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on September 28, 2018 in Weddings | No Comments

Jessica and Chris’s Texas Hill Country wedding took place in Mason, Texas at the Alamo Resort and Dancehall. I have a lot of feelings about this wedding, so y’all buckle up. We first worked with this lovely family back when Courtney, Jessica’s sister, got married to Buck back in 2014. I will say this over […]

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Delaney and Jack’s Sneaky Pete’s Wedding

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on August 15, 2018 in Weddings | No Comments

Delaney and Jack’s Sneaky Pete’s wedding was wonderfully intimate with many personal touches (walking each other down the aisle was one lovely aspect of their day). Their ceremony was attended by immediate family only, and the reception had their closest friends join them in celebrating. The weather was rainy, but honestly, 80 degree weather in […]

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Cortney and Will’s Brik Venue Wedding

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on August 10, 2018 in Weddings | No Comments

Cortney and Will’s Brik Venue wedding took place on a Monday evening! I’m all about weekday weddings. It was an honor to be their photographer for several reasons: this was my third wedding with the Patterson family, and Cortney is in the wedding industry as a florist and planner. Cortney and Will met in college […]

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Jessica and Derek’s Garden of the Gods Elopement

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on August 3, 2018 in Weddings | No Comments

¬†Jessica and Derek’s Garden of the Gods Elopement in Colorado Springs was an adventure for the books! Jessica contacted me earlier this year via Instagram and asked if I travel for elopements. (The answer to that question is always yes!) Our consultation was two hours long, and I left worrying about if I revealed too […]

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Elise and Scott’s Piazza in the Village Wedding

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on July 18, 2018 in Weddings | No Comments

Elise and Scott’s Piazza in the Village wedding had so many small, personal touches and a knockout color palette! I met Elise at the Piazza in the Village Open House (it was my first open house ever, and I won’t lie – I was a ball of NERVES!), but after meeting and working with her, […]

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Victoria and Juan’s Historic 512 Wedding

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on May 30, 2018 in Weddings | No Comments

Victoria and Juan’s Historic 512 wedding took place in Fort Worth, Texas this past Memorial Day weekend. The theme was classy and romantic with deep burgundy, pinks, whites, and greenery for their color scheme. Rather than do a first look with her fiance, Victoria opted to do a first look with her dad – which […]

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Gabby and Colin’s Hillsboro, TX Wedding

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on May 16, 2018 in Weddings | No Comments

Gabby and Collin’s Hillsboro, TX Wedding took place on a wonderful Spring day. They tied the knot at Collin’s family church. Gabby got ready at their soon to be home down the street from the home Collin grew up in, and where their wedding reception took place later that evening. It was a privilege to […]

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Lindsey and Brett’s Granbury, TX Wedding

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on May 9, 2018 in Weddings | No Comments

Lindsey and Brett had their Granbury TX wedding at Pecan Plantation Country Club in Granbury, TX. Their wedding day was intimate with their closest family and friends joining them from all over the country. It’s always special to witness families joining together. I also have to say it’s not everyday I hear “Pale Blue Eyes” […]

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Pat and Mitch’s Wedding Reception – Fort Worth Wedding Photographer

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on May 1, 2018 in Weddings | No Comments

Pat and Mitch had a lovely, travel themed Fort Worth wedding reception this past weekend after tying the knot with an elopement ceremony last year in El Paso. We were so thrilled to be the ones to document this celebration with their friends and family! Pat was sweet enough to send me home with one […]

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Molly and Dustin’s Room on Main Wedding

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on April 22, 2018 in Weddings | No Comments

Molly and Dustin’s Room on Main wedding day was absolute perfection! In true Texas Spring fashion, we had a forecast of 100% rain, so we were prepared with several different backup plans and my trusty Dark Sky app on my watch. Luckily, their pre-wedding preparations were taking place in a penthouse at the iconic Joule […]

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Rachel and Matt’s 809 at Vickery Wedding – Fort Worth Wedding Photographer

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on April 4, 2018 in Weddings | No Comments

Rachel and Matt had an absolutely lovely 809 at Vickery Wedding and we’re just a few days away from their one year anniversary! Enough time has passed that we even got to meet up with them in their neighborhood in Brooklyn, NY for coffee, which was a treat to say the least! Their wedding day […]

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Ariel and Matt’s Marty Leonard Chapel Wedding

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on March 26, 2018 in Weddings | 2 Comments

Ariel and Matt tied the knot with a beautiful Marty Leonard Chapel wedding ceremony and intimate wedding reception at Matt’s parent’s home.¬† It was such a treat to photograph for a group of friends we’ve already worked with in the past (see Evelyn and Mike’s Perot Museum Wedding here). So when Ariel reached out about […]

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Ashley and Kristyn’s Venue at 400 North Ervay Wedding

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on March 17, 2018 in Weddings | No Comments

Ashley and Kristyn’s wedding at the Venue at 400 North Ervay was a truly memorable wedding day. They contacted me about a month ago and were planning their wedding quickly with the goal of starting a family in sight. And who doesn’t love last minute bookings? I’ve greatly enjoyed getting to know them these past […]

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Marsha and Tony’s Tarrant County Courthouse Wedding

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on March 10, 2018 in Weddings | No Comments

Marsha and Tony’s Tarrant County Courthouse wedding day was a special one! Marsha shared with me that she was an nontraditional bride and even reserved an adorable Air bNb with plenty of natural light to get ready together with Tony and a couple of their close friends. We then made our way to the Fort […]

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Averi and Prince’s Joe T. Garcia’s Wedding Reception

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on February 7, 2018 in Weddings | No Comments

Averi and Prince’s Joe T. Garcia’s Wedding Reception started off at the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens, and the celebration continued at the famous Joe T. Garcia’s with delicious fajitas, margaritas, and dancing the night away. Check out the simply romantic first part of their wedding day here! I wanted to highlight the benefit of hiring […]

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Averi and Prince’s Fort Worth Botanic Garden Wedding

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on February 1, 2018 in Weddings | 1 Comment

Averi and Prince’s Fort Worth Botanic Garden wedding: what can I say except that they were an absolutely delightful couple to work with throughout their whole journey. Their wedding day started out with a forecast of rain but magically stopped every time we planned on taking photos outside and for their ceremony! Averi reserved the […]

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Chris and Nick’s Dallas Elopement

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on October 19, 2017 in Weddings | No Comments

Chris and Nick’s Dallas Elopement took place at a park in Arlington called the Drying Beds. They take frequent trips there to walk and let their dog (and honorary bridal party member) Caju run around and play freely. I love that they chose such a personal location – so when they return they always have […]

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Lindsay and Mariano’s Magnolia Terrace Wedding

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on October 14, 2017 in Weddings | No Comments

Lindsay and Mariano’s Magnolia Terrace Wedding took place on Friday the 13th. For most people, this date symbolizes bad luck, but to Lindsay and Mariano, it’s actually a date that is meaningful and special to them. Now, it’s officially their anniversary! Their wedding day was simple, vibrant, and had a touch of a whimsical charm. […]

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Michelle and Blake’s Wedding at River Road Chateau

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on September 24, 2017 in Weddings | 1 Comment

Michelle and Blake’s River Road Chateau wedding was the perfect way to kick off the Fall 2017 wedding season! I’ve truly enjoyed getting to know them throughout their engagement and wedding planning process. They both have hearts of gold. You can absolutely tell they are just crazy about each other, and I had a smile […]

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Ashley and Geoff’s Southlake Courthouse Wedding

Posted by Melissa Claire Photography on September 23, 2017 in Weddings | 2 Comments

Ashley and Geoff’s Southlake courthouse wedding took place on a warm September Friday afternoon. I absolutely love photographing courthouse weddings for many reasons: they’re simply romantic, sweet, and genuine. This was my first time shooting at the Southlake Courthouse¬† and it’s absolutely a new favorite location because of the beautiful architecture, natural light areas, and […]

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