JULY 22, 2016
When Alison, a young widowed mother, got back into the dating scene, mutual friends connected her with a second soul mate, Jeffrey. Their wedding represented the start of a marriage as well as a family—Alison’s young son, Ben, gained a father, and Jeffrey, a son.
Photography: Jonathan Gibson Photography | Ceremony: St. John the Evangelist Church, Covington | Reception: Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza, Hall of Mirrors | Wedding Planner: Molly Harkins | Flowers: Robin Wood Flowers | Cake: Fantasy in Frosting | Gown: Badgley Mischka, Bridal and Formal | Invitations: Creative Invites and Events | Bride’s Hair & Makeup: BRIDEface | Videography: Poetic Cinema | Calligraphy: Paint JAR Productions | Donut Favors: Top This Donuts | Bride’s Profession: Marketing | Groom’s Profession: Lawyer | Couple’s Current Home: Edgewood | Fatherly Love: In honor of the families the day brought together, Alison was accompanied down the aisle by her late husband’s father as well as her own. | Heads or Tails: Two months after the pair met, Alison, unsure who to ask on a date to a UK game, flipped a coin. It came up heads, and that evening Jeffrey knew he’d found the one.