Matthew & Gina wearing the Veda Dress


by Alisha Franco October 25, 2018

The lovely couple:
Matthew & Gina

How did you meet the love of your life?

We met at work six years ago. Kind of got to really know each other when his mother invited me to Thanksgiving two years ago.

Tell us about the proposal?

He took us to Lincoln on Christmas Eve where we had our first date and proposed to me where we had taken one of our first photos together.

How did you come across Wear Your Love?

I went to a few bridal stores, and they just were NOT my style... they were heavy and too much for my taste. I started to google white maxi dresses and looked for months and months. One day I was on Pinterest and came across the Zoey 2.0 dress and when I went to the website I just couldn’t stop staring at the Veda dress!!!! So amazing and beautiful!

When did you know you had found your perfect dress?

I literally was staring at it every day, and every other dress I looked at just didn’t have that wow factor the Veda dress had!

What went through your mind when the Wear Your Love box arrived at your doorstep, and you pulled out your dress for the first time?

I couldn’t believe that it came so fast! The dress was LIGHT! When I put it on I just cried happy tears!!! It was soooo perfect!

What was your wedding theme or style?

We eloped to the mountains of Rocky Mountain National Park. We didn’t really have a theme and that was ok for us because the mountains were perfect!

Tell us about the venue?

We used the simply eloped team, where we met up on the day of our wedding in Rocky Mountain National Park. Jess and Austin did such an amazing job with a ceremony perfect for our personalities and a photo shoot!

http://instagram.com/simplyeloped

https://www.facebook.com/SimplyEloped/

What was on your wedding soundtrack playlist, aisle, reception, and first dance?

Our song of choice would be “I do” by Kyle Jacobs

Tell us your favorite moment from your wedding?

Our first look and we wrote our own vows!

Tell us who was involved in making your special day perfect? 

Matt and I had planned our elopement from the cabin to the spot we were married! My sister Amy wright did our hair and helped with makeup because she’s a cosmetologist. Matt’s mom Rhonda was a huge help with photos of the guys and keeping us all on time. My son Gauge and Matt’s dad Bryan were also present to keep all our nerves at bay with the laughter they bring!! 

Photographer: Jess + AustinDrawhorn

https://www.instagram.com/thedrawhorns/

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Do you have any advice or words of wisdom for anyone planning a wedding?

Don’t stress on the small stuff because at the end of the day you’re still going to be married, and that moment when you say I do, you’ll realize that it’s a special moment for the two of you and it’s the commitment and love you share that makes you two who you are.

How would you rate your overall experience with Wear Your Love?

5 out of 5 stars.

Congratulations Matthew & Gina!

May the years ahead be filled with lasting joy for you two.




Alisha Franco
Alisha Franco

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