Elevated Backyard Wedding at St. Paul College Club

Walking down the aisle at outdoor ceremony - St. Paul College Club

Eryndae Thorvaldsen

February 1, 2024

Love stories are timeless, weaving tales that inspire and captivate. Erin and Erik’s wedding is a testament to the enchanting magic that unfolds when two souls unite in matrimony. Their celebration at the historic St. Paul College Club was a blend of intimate moments, cultural richness, and classic elegance. St. Paul College club is one of the top venues in the Twin Cities.

The Venue: St. Paul College Club’s Intimate Wedding Charm

The St. Paul College Club is a hidden gem radiating old-world charm and elegance. Erin and Erik chose this venue for its intimate ambiance and the promise of unforgettable memories. The couple exchanged vows in the beautifully landscaped backyard. They were surrounded by towering trees and the soft glow of twinkling lights. It was evident that this venue perfectly encapsulated the intimate and intentional atmosphere they had envisioned.

Inspiration from Italian Vows and Persian Heritage:

Erin and Erik’s love story is a fusion of cultures, beautifully reflected in their wedding celebration. Drawing inspiration from their enchanting Italian destination celebration, the couple incorporated elements from Erin’s Persian heritage. The blend of rich colors, intricate patterns, and meaningful traditions added depth to the day. This wedding was truly and uniquely theirs.

The Backyard Wedding: A Personal Touch

The decision to host a backyard wedding was a deliberate choice by Erin and Erik to create an intimate setting for their vows. The St. Paul College Club’s backyard, adorned with lush greenery provided the perfect canvas. Their love story unfolded in the open-air ceremony, surrounded by close friends and family. This created a warm and inviting atmosphere, making everyone feel part of something truly special.

The Elevated Reception: A Feast for the Senses

Following the heartfelt ceremony, the celebration seamlessly transitioned to an elevated reception. The grandeur of the St. Paul College Club added sophistication to the festivities. The couple’s meticulous attention to detail ensured that every aspect of the reception was a feast for the senses.

Italian-inspired cuisine, reminiscent of the flavors from their destination celebration, delighted guests’ palates. The carefully curated decor with personalized touches transformed the reception space into a haven of elegance. The melding of cultures was not just a theme but a lived experience, with each element telling a part of Erin and Erik’s unique love story.

Vintage Car Portraits: A Classic Touch

Erin and Erik opted for their families vintage car that doubled as a picturesque backdrop for their couple’s portraits. The timeless aesthetic it brought to the photographs complemented the overall theme of the day. The juxtaposition of the vintage car against the lush greenery and historic architecture of the St. Paul College Club created images that are both timeless and unforgettable.

Capturing Moments: The Fusion of Film and Digital Photography

Eryndae Photography expertly captured the essence of Erin and Erik’s wedding by employing a blend of film and digital photography. The choice of film added a nostalgic and timeless quality to the images. Meanwhile the digital technology ensured that every fleeting moment was immortalized with clarity and precision. The final gallery, a harmonious fusion of these two mediums. As a result it’s a visual narrative that authentically reflects the emotions and beauty of the day.

Erin and Erik’s St. Paul College Club Wedding stands as a testament to the power of love, cultural richness, and the magic of intimate celebrations. At Eryndae Photography, we skillfully captured the essence of this intentional union. From the intimate backyard ceremony to the elevated reception, all the way to the classic moments shared against the backdrop of a vintage car.

As their love story continues to unfold, the images from their wedding day serve as a timeless reminder of the beauty that emerges when two souls come together to create a life. Erin and Erik’s wedding is not just an event; it’s a celebration of love’s enduring magic. At Eryndae Photography, we have masterfully preserved it for generations to come.

All photos shot by Eryndae Photography for Zoe Yates Photo.