Carrie + Kris


What was your first date?: Our first "date" was in college, when I invited Kris to a house party and we made a great beer pong team!

How did he propose?: We were at our favorite music festival, Wakarusa. It had been raining all morning, but Kris insisted we take the muddy trail down to the waterfall. We hung out in the river by the fall for a while, and while I was stacking rocks, he pulled out "the rock"! I was so surprised, I laughed and said "yes" of course!

What is the mixtape of your relationship?: 

  1. The Avett Brothers - Kind of in Love with You
  2. Big Gigantic - Driftin
  3. Incubus - Stellar
  4. Modest Mouse - You're the Good Things
  5. Pretty Lights - Let the World Hurry By
  6. Aaron Kamm and the One Drops - Carry Me
  7. John Hardy and the Public - Restless City

Is there a tv show you two can't miss?: Can't name just one! Waking Dead, Shameless, Game of Thrones, Vikings

Any pets?: We have had our dog Budah for about 4 years now, and just recently adopted our second dog, Luna.

What is your date style?: Sushi for dinner, then meeting friends at a bar or club for some live music and dancing!

Kris, What do you claim as your hometown?: Highland, IL

Carrie, What do you claim as your hometown?: Mascoutah, IL

Do either of you have a hobby? If so, what is it?: We both love travel and seeing live music! Kris is also a big football fan, and Carrie loves to garden.

Where is the wedding and the reception?: The Jefferson Underground

What will the bridesmaids be wearing?: Long lavender dresses

What will the groomsman be wearing?: Tuxedos with sage green vests

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