This springtime wedding at the Village Green Resort couldn't have been more perfect. Dusty pinks and steel blues came together seamlessly, creating a beautifully calm and serene color palette for this cool, rainy day Oregon wedding!

Vendors: 

Venue and Catering: Village Green Resort and Gardens in Cottage Grove, OR
Hair + Makeup: Sharaya Ellen Artistry
The Cake: Terry Dowling (father of the Bride!)
The Dress: David's Bridal in Eugene, OR
Men's Attire: Men's Wearhouse Eugene, OR
Flowers: Makesha Price (no contact information available)
DJ Services: Barry Maguire at BMAC Productions

Before this wedding, I had not yet heard of the Village Green Resort and Gardens. Let me just say that this venue is absolutely stunning, even in the rain! There's a perfect little room just off the Cascadia Ballroom for the wedding party to get ready, plenty of space for 100 or more people inside the ballroom, and a gorgeous wedding garden for outdoor weddings in warmer weather. There's all sorts of cute details and d├ęcor inside, including a vintage telephone booth, and beautiful blooms throughout the grounds. It's easy to see why Steven and Colleen chose this gem of an Oregon wedding venue! 

Just a few finishing touches... 

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The staff at the Village Green did a fantastic job putting together the reception space. These dusty pink cloth napkins rolled into the shape of roses were a classy touch. We just loved photographing these details! 

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Colleen's father, Terry Dowling, created the couple's wedding cake. Just look at this beauty! 
Their vintage cake topper adds a very personal touch, too--it was used first by Colleen's grandparents in the 1950's, and later used by Colleen's parents when they wed. 

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An antique typewriter was a great spot to take a few shots of the rings... 

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Oh, that vintage telephone booth I mentioned? We had to do a few photos in this spot! 

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Steven and Colleen danced their first dance as husband and wife to "All of Me" by John Legend.

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Friends and family dancing the night away...

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Steven and Colleen, thank you so much for choosing me to capture one of the most important days of your life! Your wedding was beautiful and perfect, and we had a lovely time! Best wishes to you both for a lifetime of love! 

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As always, a big thank you to my second shooter/lighting assistant, Janae! Your dedication and hard work on our wedding days is always appreciated! xoxo

Christina

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