Entertaining

A Thomasville Wedding

Take an inside look into Megan Ferguson and Nico Evers-Swindell's Georgia wedding

April/May 2012

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The couple’s nephews carried a flag by calligrapher Betsy Dunlap.

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With oversized blooms, the bride’s Monique Lhuillier dress was a natural and non-traditional choice for the garden wedding.

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Megan Ferguson flanked by her maids of honor (from left), Julia Sortwell, Barbara Bush, and Samantha Walsh.

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The couple exiting the ceremony

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Spent shotgun shells doubled as place-card holders

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Raising a glass at the family-style dinner

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The Defibulators on stage

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A few subtle enhancements, including hurricane lanterns and natural arrangements done by Singletary’s Flowers, a local florist, highlighted the already idyllic outdoor setting.

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The welcome sign adorning the tent entrance, created by designer Shanna Murray, references the lyrics of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs song, Maps.

photo: Shawn Connell/Christian Oth Studio