Patrick Henry Wedding in Roanoke: Hoa+James

bride and groom portraits at patrick henry hotelEver since I photographed my first Patrick Henry wedding last year, I secretly dreamed about photographing another wedding there one day. When Hoa contacted me about her wedding, I couldn’t have been more excited. She picked some of the best wedding industry vendors for her big day and I was beyond excited to work with them.

Vicki Itson with Simplicity Event & Wedding Planning made sure that Hoa and James’ wedding day ran flawlessly from beginning to end. Mary Jo from Gloriosa created the most spectacular bridal bouquets that were simply a dream to photograph. Pumpernickel Pickle served the most delicious food. Sarah from Fresh Baked Bakery created an outstanding dessert table. And, just as a side note, she also made the best macaroons I have ever tasted!

Since James’ first degree was in aviation, airplane bottle openers as party favors were a no brainer. He also proposed to Hoa on a small flight to the Greenbrier. So everything fit together seamlessly.

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My photographer heart skipped a beat when I saw this gorgeous Mrs. Box.

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How gorgeous is Hoa’s bouquet?! Gloriosa outdid themselves with this beautiful fall bridal bouquet.

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Who knew that a flip phone could take selfies?! At least they tried. Haha!

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These gorgeous bridesmaids dresses and bouquets were such a dream to photograph!

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Oh my goodness, Hoa!! You made such a stunning bride! Your wedding dress was simply amazing!!

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I definitely had some serious competition taking pictures. This little guy was one of the cutest wedding guests I’ve ever seen!

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This Patrick Henry wedding was such a dream!

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Hoa and James, thank you so much for having me photograph your Patrick Henry wedding! I had a blast celebrating with you.

Many thanks to the amazing team of vendors who made this day possible!

Venue: Patrick Henry Ballroom | Photographer: Alina Thomas Photography | Coordinator: Vicki Itson | Hair Stylist: Chelsea Wright | Makeup Artist: Joline Goad | Flowers: Gloriosa | Cake: Fresh Baked Bakery | Entertainment: Radio Jacks | Catering: Pumpernickel Pickle | Photo Booth: Star City Photo Booth | Lighting: Lighting Ninjas



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