A Thanksgiving Day Wes Anderson-inspired wedding #Wedding Porn#books#DIY#holiday#movies#outdoor#wedding veils Updated Oct 12 2015 (Posted Nov 28 2013) Stephanie Kaloi Photos by: Post & Beam Co. All photos by Post & Beam Co. Ellis and Minda knew they wanted to get married at Thanksgiving in 2012, and planned their festive celebration in just under three months. They wanted an intimate, budget-friendly wedding and definitely achieved both with their faith-and-art focused wedding at Pinecote Pavilion in Mississippi. These two pulled in their family and friends to help out: it turns out they're related to a minister, a florist, and the pair of photographer-videographer-DJs that make up Post & Beam Co. The love these guys have for nature is clear — there are so many animal and plant touches. These guys are also big-time Wes Anderson fans, and used a bit of the filmmaker's style — especially with references to Fantastic Mr. Fox. Vendors! Music, Videography, Photography: Post & Beam Co. Invitations: Night Owl Paper Goods Coffee and Supplies: Sneaky Beans Flowers: 50 Flowers Flowers: Blooms by the Box Groom's Attire: Dillard's Groom's Suit Coat: Nordstrom Bridesmaids Dress and Mother of the Bride's Dress: David's Bridal Wedding Dress: Watters Wtoo — Olivia Dress Brooches, Caketopper, Wedding Gifts, Jewelry: Etsy Vendors Cake: C'est La Vie Bakery, Hattiesburg, MS Stephanie Kaloi I was the editor of the now-defunct Offbeat Families, and owner/photographer at Stephanie Kaloi Photography in Portland, OR. PREVIOUS It took a camping trip to gain the perspective that saved our wedding NEXT Jessica & Hector's "'til death do us part" glam fiesta wedding Show/Hide comments [ 19 ] That dress!!! Oh my goodness that dress. Reply It's so soft and romantic. Makes her look like a painting! Reply Yes, as an artist who paints live at weddings for a living, I totally agree! She looks like Botticelli's Venus. Just gorgeous. Reply Loving all the details! Reply LOVE everything about this. the dress is breathtaking. the details are awesome Reply That venue is AMAZING! WANT!! I'm in New Zealand, so we have our share of prettiness, but no-one does beautiful lakes and beautiful trees quite like the U.S 🙂 Reply that dress is absolutely awesome Reply holy crap that dress <33333333 Reply Thank you all for your kind comments, and a great BIG thank you to the site for featuring our wedding!! Reply THAT DRESS!! *swoon* Looks absolutely incredible on the bride, and is just the most floaty, sweet, romantic garment. I also like the fall touches to the wedding decor – inspirational for my own fall wedding! Reply I am in love with this wedding. It's so not even close to my style and I am just blown away at the warmth and love that exudes from all of these pictures. Reply I followed Minda's link for her wedding dress because I wanted to pin it to my Pinterest account, but when I got there I was really disappointed. I couldn't believe it was the same dress. The original design on the host site did nothing for me. If I hadn't seen Minda first, I never would have given it a second glance. Minda looks so gosh darn beautiful in her dress that she puts the "model" to shame! So, I pinned Minda to my page instead. She just brings all the detail to life! STUNNING! Reply You are so sweet! I have always thought the catalog picture of this dress leaves something to be desired. It helped me to see it on other brides as well!! I didn't get to try on the dress before ordering…I just held up the size 8 they had to my body, haha sooo I started to freak a little when I couldn't pick it up until the week of the wedding!! I looked at the pics on the Wtoo site and worried I made the wrong choice… Then it came and it was PERFECT for me. I did add an underlay for more glam/modesty as well. Reply Honestly, you are beyond beautiful! Reply oh my goodness this wedding is soooo beautiful! And it was pulled off in under 3 months?! That is amazing, I would have guessed a year + Everything looks so magical and pretty, I wish I could have been there Reply That dress is gorgeous and the groom's attire suited their "Thanksgiving wedding" theme perfectly! Absolutely breathtaking couple!!! Reply Hey minda.. I love this dress! I tried it on and fell in love. I would love to know more about your sleeves.. Did you do them yourself? How did you match the fabric? Reply Such a beautiful wedding, love the groom's gettup and the bride looked like a faerie princess! Reply Love the baskets on the reception tables – what goodies did you have in them to share? Reply Join the conversation Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! 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