Ann Stewart and Pearson knew that a wedding in Ann Stewart's hometown of Nashville, Tennessee, was the right fit for them, and her vision of a simply elegant event helped her fuse traditional and more modern elements.
Photo: <a target="_blank" href="http://www.katemurphyphotography.com/2010/07/cory-chris/">Kate Murphy Photography</a>
After attending college together and having the same circle of friends, Ann Stewart and Pearson were reunited when they both moved to New York City after graduation. Into their five-year courtship, they were preparing to leave for a California vacation with her family when he suddenly popped the question. “I admit, I felt it was on the horizon,” she remembers. “But it was a surprise that night, and then the vacation was the perfect getaway to celebrate.” A wedding in her hometown of Nashville was the right fit for this Southern couple, and Ann Stewart’s vision of a simply elegant event helped her fuse traditional and more modern elements.