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Real Wedding: Jenni Jones & Rob Leinbach

Photos by Joann Aruda Photography

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NAMES Jenni Jones and Rob Leinbach LIVE IN Phoenix OCCUPATIONS She’s pursuing graduate studies in psychology; he’s chief operating officer at Walton International Group HOW THEY MET At the Queen Anne Starbucks; they were both nursing colds with green tea, and she kept asking him to watch her purse and laptop when she used the restroom FAVORITE DATE Soon after they became exclusive, Rob suggested a trip to Chile with Crooked Trails, a nonprofit eco-tourism group in Seattle NUMBER OF WEDDING GUESTS 150 PRE-WEDDING ACTIVITIES They welcomed out-of-towners at the Waterfront Seafood Grill, shared a slide show at the rehearsal dinner, and staged a golf tournament at Willows Run in Redmond WEDDING COLORS Neutrals, so the setting and natural elements would stand out SWEETEST CEREMONY MOMENTS Their personal, creative vows to each other SIGNATURE CEREMONY DETAIL A bagpipe tribute to her mom and dad and to his dad, who have passed away SWEETEST RECEPTION MOMENT She loved it when he sang to her FIRST DANCE A medley; they did the rumba to Jack Johnson, salsa danced to Marc Anthony, and rocked the swing to Elvis Presley FAVORS FOR GUESTS Starbucks coffee beans and the story of how they met ADVICE FOR OTHER COUPLES Identify your priorities and budget accordingly; consider a receiving line so you’re guaranteed to see each guest; invest in comfortable shoes The day in THREE WORDS Passionate, spiritual, memorable

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Local Vendor list

CEREMONY AND RECEPTION DeLille Cellars (Woodinville)

CATERING Lisa Dupar Catering (Redmond)

WEDDING PLANNER Event Success

PHOTOGRAPHER Joann Arruda Photography

VIDEOGRAPHER Bogle Productions

FLOWERS Bella Rugosa

CAKE Mike’s Amazing Cakes (Redmond)

INVITATIONS Merchants Paper and Design (Kent)

REHEARSAL DINNER Volterra Restaurant

GOWN Marcella’s La Boutique

BRIDESMAID DRESSES Moms, Maids, and More  (Bellevue)

HAIR AND MAKEUP Tiara’s On Location

FORMALWEAR FOR GROOM David Lawrence

RINGS Joseph Jewelry (Bellevue)

CEREMONY MUSIC Al Vento and Neil Hubbard

TRANSPORTATION British Motor Coach