September 26, 2014

Philadelphia engagement photographer | Rittenhouse Square | Stevie + Brandon

Engagement

I know you’re all wanting to see Stevie and Brandon’s wedding pictures but you’re just going to have to wait.  First comes the engagement pictures, taken around Rittenhouse Square just a few days before the big event.

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Brandon mostly plays it cool while Stevie gleams with exuberance.  And it’s completely contagious.

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They met after a show at the Khyber though there is debate over how it all went down.  He attempted a bad pickup line and she called him out on it.  Stevie, a fashion designer working at Urban Outfitters, found out that he was an art student and was smitten.

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Regardless, they began seeing each other and realized that Stevie had even moved in and wasn’t going anywhere.

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They share three cats of varying intelligence, watch TV, make animal noises at each other, and go on road trips.

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Brandon would frequently propose to her in jest,  She always asked where the ring was.  One day he asked her to marry him and backed it up with a cupcake and a ring.  Stevie cried uncontrollably.  It was yes.

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You will see pictures of their amazing wedding soon.  For now, congratulations on everything!tattooed-couple-laughing-in-Rittenhouse-Square-enaggement-session

This whole world is wild at heart and weird on top.
~ David Lynch

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