Amy & Josh

A Real Wedding at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa

1. How did you two meet or how did he propose?: We met at a mutual friend’s house before heading to the Arizona Taco Festival. 
2. Were you happy with the venue?: We absolutely loved it!
3. Describe the theme or color scheme of your wedding, and what you chose for your table setting at the reception: The color scheme was blush pink, gold and white.
4. What piece of advice would you give other brides planning their big day? Stay organized, but take a deep breath throughout the planning process. Everything will come together for the big day. Enjoy your wedding day and don’t let the minor details get in the way of your joy.

Real Wedding Vendors


Eyes 2 See


Elyse Hall Photography

Cakes & Sweets

JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa (The cake is SO pretty)

Wedding Coordinator

Signature Events, LLC

Professional Makeup

Cheryl Roberts


Suits by Men’s Warehouse

Hair and Makeup

Brush Salon Scottsdale

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