alexia + scott :: wined, dined and wed ~ photos by Silverbox

Photobucketalexia + scott . . . missouri-born and missouri-raised (with strong greek and sicilian roots) now putting down

a few new roots of their own in california's napa valley.

what more perfect place to tie the knot than missouri's very own special wine and vine spot: les bourgeois vineyards

ok, a couple of things you've got to know about their wedding (scroll down and then click here to see their wedding slideshow):

~ alexia DESIGNED her own wedding dress . . . YEP! she sketched it, selected the fabric, and had a friend sew it!

And WOW, check out the results: Photobucket Photobucket Photobucket ~ they met up with one another for the first time on their wedding day in the midst of the les bourgeois vineyards Photobucket Photobucket Photobucket Photobucket Photobucket Photobucket Photobucket Photobucket Photobucket Photobucket

~the sun set JUST as alexia and scott exchanged rings, creating a glow on all Photobucket Photobucket Photobucket Photobucket Photobucket ~the cake sat perched on a slab of cedar taken from alexia and scott's yard in california Photobucket ~ guests danced to greek AND bluegrass traditional music. FANTASTIC, and a big unique, combo! Photobucket ~and do they ever love their dogs! both dogs took the road trip from california to missouri and back so they could be at the wedding Photobucket congratulations, alexia and scott! (and alexia, give us a holler when you put that wedding dress back on for your

friends' "wear your wedding dress to dinner" gathering. maybe we'll swing through california for a few pictures :)

rocheport, mo.

dress design | alexia, the bride! venue | les bourgeois vineyards cake | cakes with a personal touch by edith hall flowers | my secret garden music | ironweed bluegrass band

~kim and annika