Irene + Michael

Jewel Box Wedding Photos by Oldani Photography

Jewel Box / Forest Park / NEO

What was your first date?: We don't really have a quick and easy way to describe our "first date." It's a pretty long story.

How did he propose?: We took a trip to Austin, Texas to visit some friends. Irene had no idea I was planning on proposing. We went to dinner and I proposed. It was so unexpected she kept saying "no" as I was trying to propose.

What is the mixtape of your relationship?:

  1. Howie Day - She Says
  2. Badly Drawn Boy - The Shining
  3. Jamiroquai - Half the Man
  4. Duncan Sheik - She Runs Away
  5. Kylie Minogue - Love at First Sight
  6. Doves - Sea Song
  7. Coldplay - Sparks
  8. Rufus Wainwright - Peach Trees
  9. Nikka Costa - So Have I For You
  10. Scissor Sisters - Take Your Mama
  11. Zero 7 - Sommersault
  12. Gnarls Barkley - Smiley Faces
  13. Electric Six - Gay Bar

Is there a tv show you two can't miss?: Too many. Currently: Bob's Burgers, Broad City, Silicon Valley, Game of Thrones, Doctor Who

Any pets?: FIasco, our slightly Picasso-esque pug.

What is your date style?: Trendy restaurant

Mike, What do you claim as your hometown?: Saint Louis, MO

Irene, What do you claim as your hometown?: Corona Del Mar, CA

"First Dance" song ?: Sleepwalk by Santo and Johnny

Irene and Mike were married at the Jewel Box in Forest Park and celebrated with friends and family at NEO.

Cake: Pint Size Bakery

Caterer: Southern

DJ: Jim Leabig (DJ Grocery)

Flowers: Walter Knoll

Hair and Makeup: Naturally Pure Salon

Wedding Planner: Six Degrees Planning

Nichole is married to TJ Oldani. Together they are Oldani Photography.