Brooke Maynard & Nick Linz

    Brooke and Nick tied the knot outdoors under an autumn sky, surrounded by family and friends, during a cozy, shabby-chic celebration on October 1, 2011.
    Photography: Sherri Barber Photography. Ceremony and Reception: Groom’s parents’ home, Batavia. Wedding Planner: Cecilia Rose, Eventurous. Flowers: Katie Elfers. Cake: The BonBonerie Music: Brian Deyo and the Newburg Trio. The Bride Wore: Romona Keveza, Donna Salyers’ Fabulous-Bridal Boutique. Bride’s Makeup: Nancy Dawson, BRIDEface. Bride’s Hair: The Chambers Packer Studio. Videography: Dan Dugan, Dugan Video. Couple’s Current Home: Manhattan Beach, CA. Bride’s Profession: Medical device sales. Groom’s Profession: Regional sales manager. Love at First Sweater: Nick and Brooke met at an ugly sweater party, where they hit it off immediately in spite of their questionable fashion choices. Mix it Up: Nontraditional family-style seating at the couple’s reception created a warm, inviting space for kinship and conversation.