Nestled in the heart of Collinsville, Texas, The French Farmhouse Venue exudes timeless elegance and rustic charm. This hidden gem offers a beautiful backdrop for weddings, events, and celebrations. It’s a place where the warmth of southern hospitality with the allure of a French-inspired countryside meet. I was very excited for the opportunity to photograph a wedding at this amazing venue. The wedding of Daycee and Kaitlyn was nothing short of picture perfect.
The French Farmhouse Venue welcomed guests with its sprawling landscapes and rustic charm. With versatile spaces and a dedicated team committed to bringing the couple’s vision to life, the venue ensured that their celebration was uniquely tailored.
Very few moments rival the emotion and significance of the bride seeing her father just before the ceremony or of a groom seeing his mother. They exchanged glances that spoke volumes—words of love, pride, and an understanding of the nature of this milestone in their lives.
The groomsmen shared lighthearted banter to ease pre-wedding jitters. It was a time to celebrate not just the upcoming union but the lasting bonds of their friendship. It was a quiet pause before the busyness of the day, a moment for the groom to collect his thoughts and to appreciate the significance of the journey.
The bride took one last moment of quiet reflection before the ceremony began. All eyes were fixed on the entrance, awaiting the grand entrance of the bride. After Kaitlyn made her way down the aisle, the two stood before one another, professing their love and commitment. It was truly a beautiful ceremony.
Among the most cherished moments to capture at a wedding is the bridal party. These images, in turn, showcase the surrounding support system, showing the bonds of both friendship and family ties.
The reception was a time for heartfelt toasts, cutting of the cakes, well-wishes from friends and family and dancing the night away. The clinking of glasses and the rise of laughter accompanied speeches that celebrated the love story, shared anecdotes, and offered warm wishes for Daycee and Kaitlyn’s future.
As the reception neared the end, the bride and groom prepared for their radiant send-off. Surrounded by friends and family, Daycee and Kaitlyn stepped into a world of glowing sparklers that set the stage for a gorgeous farewell.
Venue – The French Farmhouse Venue
Photography – Hannah Black Photography
Videography – Wide Track Films
Coordinator – Kenzie Coordinates
Florist – Consider the Lillies Events
DJ – Adam Morgan
MUA – Ashton Morgan
Event Rental Company – Simply Chic Event Rentals
Catering – Nightowl Coffee