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Real Wedding: Angela Deaver & Ly Phan

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Real Wedding

Names Angela Deaver and Ly Phan Live in Bellevue Occupations She’s taking time off before medical school; he’s a first lieutenant in the US Army Wedding-day weather Hot Number of guests 132 Wedding budget They spent $10,000 less than they had allowed for Wedding theme Backyard elegance; the coordinator at their venue came up with the term as they were discussing food and décor ideas Favorite ceremony moment After they were presented as husband and wife, “I Gotta Feeling” by the Black Eyed Peas began to play and she practically jumped down the aisle How they made the evening their own The wedding started at 7:30; the late time frame allowed them to do an all-desserts reception featuring a bronze-colored three-tier cake, doughnuts, cheesecakes, an ice cream bar, and a chocolate fountain—and then they followed it up with a late-night snack of mini-burgers and fries at 11 Cultural elements His parents are into ballroom dancing, so they performed a Vietnamese waltz Best reception moment The groomsman vs. bridesmaid dance-off; when the groom got in on the action he tried to jump and touch his toes, and managed to rip a major hole in his pants Favors for guests Flip books, a fun new take on the photo booth Unexpected element It was a much hotter day than the forecasts had predicted If they knew then what they know now They wouldn’t have planned their wedding to coincide with the first preseason Seahawks game; parking was a zoo The day in three words Emotional, fun, unforgettable Honeymoon Italy

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CEREMONY, RECEPTION, AND CATERING Court in the Square
PHOTOGRAPHY Brighten Photography
OFFICIANT Reverend Ray Van Winkle
FLOWERS Heidi’s Floral Design
CAKE Mike’s Amazing Cakes
DESSERTS Mighty O Donuts, Dip-N-Delicious
RECEPTION MUSIC Bamboo Beats
PHOTO BOOTH Fliptography
CEREMONY GOWN Casablanca from Northwest Bridal Showcase (Dress Dash event)
RECEPTION GOWN Oleg Cassini from David’s Bridal
HAIR AND MAKEUP Swink Style Bar
GROOM’S FORMAL WEAR Hugo Boss Factory StoreHugo Boss, Nordstrom
GROOMSMEN’S FORMAL WEAR Men’s Wearhouse
RENTALS Grand Event Rentals
REHEARSAL DINNER Anthony’s Homeport
HOTEL FOR GUESTS Silver Cloud Inn
REGISTRY Macy’s