Christina + Ryan

Saint Anthony of Padua Catholic Church Wedding Photos by Oldani Photography

Saint Anthony of Padua Catholic Church / Lafayette Park / Windows on Washington

Describe you as a couple in about 15 words or phrases: fun, boaters, nice, friends, sweet, trust, happy, family

What is your story?: We met in high school in Wildwood and dated through college at Mizzou. Upon graduation, Christina moved to Columbus Ohio and Ryan took a job in St. Louis. After two years, Ryan decided to move to Columbus to be with Christina. In Columbus, we bought a boat and got engaged on it during late October.

Bride, What do you love most about your groom?: His charm, half hearted smile, and drive to succeed.

Groom, What do you love most about your bride?: Her laughter, smile, and class.

Describe your perfect Saturday together: It starts with brunch and coffee, then a walk through the city stopping in shops along the way until we meet up with friends for dinner and drinks.

Bride fun fact: Christina went skydiving in a foreign country.

Groom fun fact: Ryan was born in a town of 1300.

"First Dance" song ?: You & Me - Dave Matthews Band

Cake: Made by Lia

Bride's Dress: La Jeune Marie in Columbus, Ohio

Bridesmaid's Dresses: Each of the bridesmaids picked out their own dress. They are from Nordstrom, Dillard's, David's Bridal, Asos

Caterer: Windows on Washington


Ceremony Musicians: Lafayette High School Orchestra (string quintet)

Flowers: Russell Florist

Groom / Groomsman's Suits: Mens Warehouse

Hair: Jordan Fox from Mitchell James Salon

Makeup: Kristina McGaughey

Transportation: Saint Louis Fun Tours Trolley

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