Willcox, Arizona Wedding Tom + Samantha

Sam and Tom wrote to me about their wedding plans : “Having things handmade or DIY was very important to us; even our wedding bands are handmade! We rallied several of our friends and family for help, from the paper moon and flowers to the desserts to the officiant (a longtime family friend)! We wanted this wedding to feel uniquely ours but also to allow our loved ones to feel involved in several aspects of the day.”

Thanks to their family, friends and wedding coordinator what could have been a wedding disaster, when Tom and Sam’s original ceremony venue was unavailable due to the government shut-down, a new location was secured with only days to spare and all of their plans came together wonderfully on their big day!

It has been my pleasure to get to know these two and we couldn’t be happier for them!

First the rings, the wedding bands were handcrafted from designs that Tom and Sam created.  The engagement band is a family piece.

 

Favorited by 1 Visitor

 

The couple created all of the artwork for their invitations.

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

Loved Sam’s Whichgoose floral crown.  

0 votes

0 votes

And her Jeffrey Campbell shoes.

0 votes

0 votes

Lenny, their pet turtle.  

0 votes

Beautiful!  

Favorited by 1 Visitor

It’s always so special when the father-of-the-bride sees his baby in her dress for the first time.

0 votes

0 votes

Sam’s dried lavender bouquet and other floral decorations were from Paula’s Garden.

Favorited by 5 Visitors

0 votes

0 votes

Favorited by 1 Visitor

Tom and Sam chose to see each other for a First Look before the ceremony.

0 votes

Favorited by 1 Visitor

0 votes

0 votes

Favorited by 2 Visitors

0 votes

Favorited by 1 Visitor

Favorited by 7 Visitors

Favorited by 3 Visitors

These two are my favorites of Sam right before she met Tom to exchange vows.

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

Favorited by 1 Visitor

0 votes

I’m so grateful Robert was positioned to capture Sam’s emotions!

Favorited by 2 Visitors

0 votes

0 votes

Favorited by 1 Visitor

Favorited by 1 Visitor

0 votes

0 votes

The next image was the Facebook and Instagram teaser the day after the wedding.  Love!

Favorited by 5 Visitors

Favorited by 2 Visitors

Favorited by 3 Visitors

The image below on the right is my favorite image that Robert captured, I love everything about it!

Favorited by 4 Visitors

Favorited by 3 Visitors

The next two are from Robert as well.

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

Favorited by 1 Visitor

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

Favorited by 5 Visitors

Favorited by 1 Visitor

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

0 votes

The couple of stargazers so we wanted to make sure to capture the starry night sky on their big day.

Favorited by 2 Visitors

Tom & Sam - Thank you for letting us share you special day!  We loved seeing your dreams for your perfect day come together in such a wonderful way!  XOXO

See Tom and Samantha’s engagement session here

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Wedding Photography : Butterfield Photography  I  Coordination :  Chance Fraze, Gallery 94, (520)507-0389  I  Wedding Dress : Free People  I  Bride’s Floral Crown : Whichgoose on Etsy  I  Bride’s shoes : Jeffrey Campbell  I  Menswear : Mens Wearhouse I  Men’s footwear : Vans   I   Bridesmaids Dresses: Mod Cloth and Charlotte Russe  I  Florals : Paula’s Garden on Etsy   I   Wedding Cake : Chance Fraze, Gallery 94, (520)507-0389

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

I always appreciate comment love, Facebook “shares” and “Pins” Pin ItLike us on Facebook here. Join me on Instagram here. Butterfield Photography, Arizona Wedding Photographer La Crosse Wisconsin Wedding Photographer

ShareITweetIPinIConnectIBack to Top
October 17, 2013 - 2:37 am

Carrol Heath - Very good pictures. Congrat to Tom and Sam!

October 17, 2013 - 2:56 am

Jeanne Shields - You captured the spirit