Real Weddings: Mackenzie Aiken & Adam Temple
Married September 4, 2010 at Murray Hill in Leesburg
Occupations: She's studying to be a physician's assistant; he's in management. Hometowns: She's from Round Hill, Va; he's from Littleton, Co. How they met: He was her undergraduate teaching assistant. First date: Bowling. Where they got engaged: At an outdoor shopping plaza. Wedding cocktail: Mojitos. Wedding cake: Devil's-food chocolate and vanilla. Wedding flowers: Dahlias, orchids, hydrangeas, roses, and tulips. Favorite wedding detail: The flatbed trailer that held chalkboards with handwritten table assignments. Biggest surprise of the wedding: The beautiful weather in the low 70's. First dance song: "(Everything I Do) I Do It All For You" by Bryan Adams. Wedding theme: Elegant country. Four words that describe the wedding: Colorful, energetic, fun, perfect. Honeymoon spot: Disney World. Where they currently live: Denver, Co.
Photography: Genevieve Leiper | The Bride's Gown: Hitched | The Groom's Suit: Joseph Abboud/Nordstrom | Hair/Makeup: Victoria Stiles | Event Designer & Flowers: Holly Heider Chapple | Caterers: Celebrations Catering | Cake: Jason Reaves/Market Salamander | Music: Miles Stiebel, MSE Productions
This wedding first appeared in the Winter/Spring 2011 issue of Washingtonian Bride & Groom. Click here to reserve your free copy.