Real Weddings: Lisa Checkley & Robert Harmon

Married October 5, 2008 at Phillip Merrill Environmental Center in Annapolis, MD

 Slideshow: Lisa and Robert's wedding

Occupations: She's a corporate finance manager; he's a TV writer and producer. Number of Wedding Attendees: 125. Where They Met: At a bar in Hollywood, CA. First Date: Dinner at an Italian restaurant and a movie. Where They Got Engaged: On a winter trip to New York City. Wedding Cocktail: Rum Punch. Wedding Flowers: Pink orchids and dahlia's. Favorite Wedding Detail: A beach wedding near Lisa's hometown. Wedding Cake: Chocolate cake with strawberries. First Dance Song: "Feelin' Good" by Nina Simone. Wedding Theme: A fun party thrown on the same day as Lisa's parents' 40th anniversary. Four Words That Describe the Wedding: Unbelievable, emotional, fun, and unforgettable. Honeymoon Spot: New Zealand. Where They Currently Live: Los Angeles.

The Details:

Photography: Jennifer Domenick (Love Life Images)

The Bride’s Gown: Enzoani

The Groom’s Tux: Georgio Armani

Hair/Make-up: Saborris Murray

Event Designer: Julie Redmond (Design Diva)

Flowers: Flowers by Judy

Caterers: Ken’s Creative Kitchen

Cake: Fiona’s Cakes

Music/Entertainment: Mike Bell (

This wedding was featured in the Summer/Fall 2009 issue of Washingtonian Bride & Groom.

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