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Real Wedding: Nicole Hutchinson & Nicolas Bellingham

Mischief Managed | September 8, 2017 | Photographs by Andrea Zajonc

NAMES Nicole Hutchinson and Nicolas Bellingham LIVE IN Beaverton OCCUPATIONS She’s a listing coordinator and marketing manager; he’s a marketing manager. HOW THEY MET Working together at Xbox HOW THEY GOT ENGAGED Nicolas took Nicole to their favorite places to window shop and then proposed in the same spot where they’d lit off fireworks for 4th of July together right before they began dating. REHEARSAL DINNER McMenamins Old Church & Pub in Wilsonville NUMBER OF GUESTS 150 COLORS Purple, black, white/silver THEME Harry Potter FLOWERS Book page-based bouquets and boutonnieres DIY HIGHLIGHTS Flying keys and golden snitches MENU Plated dinner with a choice of beef Wellington, pork, or a vegetarian option DRINKS Two signature cocktails, as well as alcoholic “butterbeer” and a full bar DESSERT Red velvet cutting cake, chocolate fondue fountain, and a Honeydukes-themed dessert display WEDDING DAY WEATHER Sunny and warm FIRST DANCE SONG “Maybe I’m Amazed” by Paul McCartney FAVORITE DETAIL All of the little touches their wedding planner, Bridal Bliss, came up with that infused the Harry Potter theme into every detail of the day ADVICE FOR OTHER COUPLES Make sure the catering crew can accommodate serving plated meals in a timely manner. Never sign a contract before bringing a wedding planner on board to review them with you first. IF THEY HAD IT TO DO OVER Extend the reception by another hour THE DAY IN THREE WORDS Fun, magical, whimsical HONEYMOON Disneyland

LOCAL VENDOR LIST
CEREMONY, RECEPTION & CATERING The Aerie at Eagle Landing
RENTALS Barclay Event Rentals, Something Borrowed, Classic Vintage Rentals
WEDDING PLANNER Bridal Bliss
OFFICIANT Melissa Coe
PHOTOGRAPHY Andrea Zajonc
PHOTO BOOTH Chad Dowling/White Tower Productions
VIDEOGRAPHY We Are Moving Pictures
FLOWERS Blum Floral Design
DESSERTS Dream Cakes, JaCiva’s
DJ DJ Dave Efaw
GOWNS The White Dress
ALTERATIONS Alterations Unlimited
MAKEUP Megan Tucker, Divine Complexions
HAIR Heather Davison
GROOM’S FORMAL WEAR Menguin
BRIDESMAIDS’ DRESSES David’s Bridal
GROOMSMEN’S ATTIRE Menguin
RINGS Shane Company
TRANSPORTATION Lucky Limousine
REHEARSAL DINNER McMenamins Old Church & Pub
PAPER GOODS Crave Design
REGISTRY Crate & Barrel, Honeyfund
CHILDCARE NW Nanny
CIGARS Broadway Cigars
WANDS Gracie Belle Magic