Lauren + Brandon

Lauren + Brandon

St. Louis Engagement Photos by Oldani Photography

St. Louis / NEO / Missouri Botanical Garden


Lauren and Brandon's Highlight Video


Describe you as a couple in about 15 words or phrases:  Out doorsy, competitive, DIY-ers, sports loving, concert going , creative, fun couple!

What is your story?:  We met through mutual friends, but actually went to the same high school , just didnt know eachother then. Our first date was to a Cardinals game and we have been together ever since! Brandon propsed at 360 rooftop bar on July 3, 2015 on our 5 year anniversary. He rented out a private suite with 16 of our closest friends and family and got down on one knee in front of everyone. The Cardinals were playing that night and there were fireworks after, it was a perfect fairytale night!

Lauren, What do you love most about Brandon?:  Brandon has a very kind heart and is always willing to go an extra step to make people happy, especially me. He also gets along great with my family and friends which is amazing.

Brandon, What do you love most about Lauren?:  Lauren is the most caring person I have ever met. She is beautiful , loving and gorgeous. I love most that we are the same. We enjoy most of the same things which makes it easy not to fight.

Describe your perfect Saturday together:  We would start by sleeping in and then take our pup to a patio for lunch and drinks. Then we would go to a Cardinals game or concert that night.

Lauren's fun fact:  Lauren is very athletic. She played soccer growing up and now softball. She spends most of her time caring for others as a Registered Nurse at Mercy hospital.

Brandon's fun fact:  Brandon loves the Blues and Cardinals. He plays hockey and softball and loves to collect sports memorabilia, he has quite the collection!

"First Dance":  Die A Happy Man- Thomas Rhett

Cake:  BeBe Liz

Where did you buy your dress?:  Signature Bridal

Where did you buy the Bridesmaid dresses?:  Signature Bridal

Who is preparing the meal?:  The Christy

Who will be entertaining us?:  Super Majik Robots, Talent Plus

Who will be providing the flowers?:  Schnucks Florist

Where did the groom find his suit?:  Signature Bridal- Jims Formalwear

Hair and makeup?:  Beauty By Whitney

Where did you find your invitations?:  Zazzle

Who will be providing your professional transportation?:  St. Louis Trolley Company

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