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Intimate Wedding in Grand Rapids Michigan | Emilee + Paul

bride and groom kissing under veil

Emilee and Paul’s intimate wedding day at Wyoming Park Bible in Grand Rapids Michigan was one of my absolute favorite weddings! This wedding was a total dream, from the colors, to the cozy vibes, to all the home made desserts and more! One of the best parts about being a wedding photographer is that I get to capture beautiful intimate weddings like this one!

bride and groom hugging with fall wedding flowers

Seeing Emilee and Paul’s vision come to life was such a dream! They went with a beautiful and minimal indoor church ceremony and reception! It was the perfect intimate wedding venue for them. They went with an untraditional wedding and decided to get married in the morning. It was very cute and cozy, and they even had coffee and a dessert reception!

church wedding with bride and groom praying

Their Love Story

They met online on February 13th – one day before Valentine’s Day! Emilee was intrigued by Paul but was not sure at first. (Now look at them…)! After that, they finally met at a coffee shop and he quite literally swept her off her feet with how sweet and down to earth he was! Emilee said, “Being with Paul feels like home”. Paul proposed shortly after their first date at Empire Bluffs in Traverse City! And now, here they are husband and wife, better than they ever dreamed of!

bride and groom having fun together during wedding photos

Unique + Authentic Intimate Wedding

They completely DIY’d the majority of their wedding day. I love how they made their wedding day own and very unique while staying true to themselves. I feel like this is one of the most important parts of your special day! One of the best and most authentic parts of their wedding day was how they printed out their first conversation together and hung it on the wall of the reception area. I always encourage my couples to create special moments to remember their day by and they definitely did!


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wedding day details with beautiful fall themed wedding decor
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church wedding with beautiful flower details
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mugs at wedding day for their morning reception
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bride and groom walking down aisle after saying I Do
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fun bridal party photos
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groom dipping bride outside during photos
bride and groom holding bride and groom coffee mugs
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Let’s do this thanng! Fill out my contact form today and let’s create your dream day!

Check out a few more of my favorite intimate weddings on the blog:

Traverse City Wedding at Timberlee Hills | Emily & Wyatt

Intimate Wedding at Pinewood Weddings & Events in Minnesota


VENUE: Wyoming Park Bible
PHOTOGRAPHER: Lindsay Elaine Photography
DRESS: David’s Bridal
SUIT: Men’s Wearhouse
MAKEUP: Design One
FLORIST: Stems Flower Market
ENGAGEMENT RING: Brilliant Earth
INVITATIONS: Freshly Squeezed Print Shop
COFFEE CART: Caleb Beimers Coffee

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