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How do you make a fun and memorable Bar Mitzvah? Start with an amazing family, add lots of friends and loved ones to join in the celebration, and of course a room full of race cars doesn’t hurt either!

For Zachary’s big day, he really wanted to incorporate one of his life’s greatest passions — cars. For his traditional mitzvah project, he pledged to complete 360 track laps in his go-cart and set up a GoFundMe page for friends and family to sponsor his efforts. All of the money he raised was then donated to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute to help patients and the progression of cancer research.

His love of cars was carried over into his Bar Mitzvah celebration decor with Lamborghinis, Corvettes, and sports cars of all different kinds atop each table. Sleek details of black, blue, and white made the whole room pop and really carry the theme throughout. At the end of the day, everyone was there to have fun. Kids and adults alike enjoyed food, games, a photo booth and lots of dancing to celebrate Zachary on this very special day!

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Boston Bar Mitzvah at Temple Beth Shalom by Person + Killian Photography

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Event Team | Venue: Temple Beth Shalom; Event Coordinator: Michelle Schaufeld – The Day of Events; Rentals: Party Rental Ltd; Caterer: La Bonne Maison; Decor and Lighting: The Prop Factory; Entertainment: Party Excitement

Now this is what we call a great way to kick of the beautiful spring weather in Boston! A big thank you to the Capers Catering team for having us there as the official event photographers of the Olive & Twist Mobile Bar launch!

Meet Olive & Twist, a cocktail bar freshly re-minted from a vintage 1973 Volkwagsen Westfalia Camper Bus—and officially ready to roll for events across New England and beyond!

Capers Catering owner Emma Roberts and her team hosted a May 15th launch party for the spirited new brand at Charlestown’s Courageous Sailing Center, where guests were treated to signature cocktails, craft beer, and local wine as the water lapped dockside and the sun set against the Boston skyline. 

Lovingly restored to pristine, gleaming splendor and transformed into a flip-top, tartan-interior, stainless-steel-countertop mobile bar, Olive & Twist’s VW Bus is a delight to behold. Her clamshell-opening roof reveals a chalkboard personalized to every event, fully customizable LED lighting, and every angle features more detail than you can possibly take in—including an ingenious option to plug the entire VW in to power. 

Driven by wanderlust, this coy Westfalia Bus hasn’t yet divulged her name—and for that reason, Olive & Twist will soon offer you a chance to christen her. Follow @olivetwistbar and @capers_catering on Instagram and Facebook to be the first to hear when this vintage beauty’s naming contest begins!

Venue: Courageous Sailing Center; Event Host, Planning and Catering: Capers Catering – Olive & Twist Mobile Bar; Rentals: PEAK Event Services; Flowers: Stapleton; Photo Booth: Boston GIF; Entertainment: MASS Rhythm; Coffee: Peddling Cafe

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Person + Killian Photography – Boston Event Photographers – Capers Catering Celebrates the launch of the Olive & Twist Mobile Bar – Courageous Sailing Center – Charlestown Navy Yard – Boston, MA

The 2019 event season has officially started! Our first event of the year was the grand opening reception of the 30th Annual Boston Wine Festival — including the VIP pre-reception with a very special group of winemakers and the who’s who of Boston. The event, held at the Boston Harbor Hotel was founded by their Executive Chef Daniel Bruce.

The VIP festivities began in the brand new 4,800 square foot John Adams Presidential Suite with sweeping views of the Boston Harbor.  Guests enjoyed a welcome toast from Chef Daniel Bruce himself, as well as from Managing Director & General Manager of the Boston Harbor Hotel Stephen Johnston. Special guests included top winemaker Anthony Hamilton Russell (all the way from South Africa) and NBC Boston’s TV presenter and local DJ Colton Bradford. And of course, there was wine! The main celebration took place in the hotel’s newly renovated Wharf Room where nearly 400 guests were able to sample over 50 varieties of wine featured in this year’s festival, expertly paired with Chef’s own culinary creations.

We could not have thought of a better way to start off the new year, and are looking forward to a fantastic year of weddings and events in 2019! A very special thank you to the whole team at the Boston Harbor Hotel for having us there to capture the evening. 
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Boston Wine Festival opening reception at the Boston Harbor Hotel photographed by Person + Killian Photography – 251 Newbury Street – Boston, MA 02116 – 617.236.1662

 

Earlier this month, Fashion Santa arrived a the Ritz-Carlton Boston to help raise money for Cradles to Crayons and we were there to capture the festivities. Thank you to the team at the Ritz for asking us to be there to capture the holiday celebration!

“Paul Mason, the man famously known as Fashion Santa, came to town, as he kicked off The Ritz-Carlton Fashion Santa Tour with an invitation-only party at the hotel’s Avery Bar.

Mason — whose charitable tour continues over the next week with stops in his hometown of Toronto, Washington, D.C., and Miami — schmoozed with Ritz guests, residents and a select group of locals at a cozy, fireside fete benefiting Cradles to Crayons. But before the party’s piano performances and chorus of live carolers began, he managed to sit down with the Track and bestow unto us the gift of his holiday fashion do’s for men.

Even decades before his Fashion Santa persona was born, Mason worked as a model, walking for designers like Gianni Versace, Dior and Armani, and even graced the cover of Vogue. So in the spirit of giving, we pass on his sage style must-haves — in his own words and wrapped in a big red bow:

  • Accessories. You should accessorize because this is the time to bust them out — bowties, ties, cufflinks, pocket squares, all of that. A watch is great. And if you’re into shoes, bring out the patent leather loafers, if you have them. Bring out the bling. Every brand makes them, so they’re all out there at every price point. A dark suit. Everyone should have one and it should be essential to every man’s wardrobe. You can go from daytime, when, say you don’t wear a tie, and then you can slap a tie on it and make it formal. So that suit can be key in letting you go from the office to a party and look smashing.

  • Texture. This is the season for those rich textures and colors. It wouldn’t hurt to invest in a velvet blazer. I know you can’t wear it everywhere, but this is the time to wear it. They come in some really deep burgundies, the navy blues are beautiful, obviously green if it’s a nice dark (shade). Honestly, I think I’m the only one who can get away with bright red. But that can also translate into silks and satins. So you can actually combine all the different textures. That’s not to say you can’t do wool and tweeds, as well, but I just find that the holidays are synonymous with velvets and satins. Everything in the holidays is shiny and glistening, so if you’re going to have fun with it, do it now. No one is going to say, “Oh, look, that guy’s way over-dressed,” because you kind of expect it.

  • Fit. If something is ill-fitting — even if you spend a ton of money on it — it’s probably not looking like the amount that you spent on it, so I would be consciously aware of fit. You don’t have to break the bank for fit. I hate if this sounds really pretentious, but there’s no reason not to have something fitting well because there are so many options. If you can’t afford a designer brand, go with a better-fitting lower-cost label.

  • Capture it. Because I’m the selfie king, you should always capture your look. At the end of the day, you might as well take a record of it when you’re at these holiday parties.”
    – By Olivia Vanni – Boston Herald

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dress for Success Boston is a wonderful organization that is committed to empowering women to break the cycle of poverty and provide them with better, more independent futures. This month at the Ritz-Carlton Boston, Dress for Success held a Style + Soul fashion show fundraiser, and we were thrilled to be there to support a great cause and capture the event. The event was emceed by philanthropist and fashionista Erica Corsano, and featured a catwalk fashion show with 11 local celebrity models.

The evening began with a red carpet entrance, followed by the presentations and Style + Soul fashion show. The Ritz-Carlton Boston was transformed with a white rose-lined catwalk, crystal and white chiavaris, and white lounge furniture for guests to enjoy while watching the show. Celebrity models included local talent from Mix 104.1, WROR 105.7, publications like Boston Magazine and the Improper Bostonian, Miss Massachusetts USA Allissa Latham and producer and host of WCVB’s Chronicle Shayna Seymour (also a former P+K bride!). A cocktail reception followed the fashion show, where guests were given Bloomingdales “little brown bags” to fill with take away gifts donated by both Bloomingdales and Whole Foods.

We were so honored to be included in this beautiful event for a good cause, special thanks to designer and producer Julie Freed and The Conception Group for including us, to the Ritz-Carlton Boston for hosting, and a big congratulations to Dress for Success Boston for a successful evening all around!

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Vendors: Ritz-Carlton Boston Dress For Success Boston Style + Soul Fashion Presentation and Cocktail Party — Coordination: Julie Freed and The Conception Group; MC: Erica Corsano; Rentals: Peak Event Services and RESERVE Modern; Flowers: Winston Flowers; Music: DJ Liz Ladoux; Lighting & AV: PSAV Global; Additional Sponsors: Tickle Water, Chloe Wine, Bacardi, Whole Foods, G20 Spa and Salon, Bloomingdales, Posey Pose Photo Booth, and Miller Zell

**To see more Boston Events Person + Killian Photography has photographed, please click here. To see more events Person + Killian Photography has photographed at the Ritz Carlton, Boston, MA. Please click here.

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2018 Dress for Success Style + Soul Soul Fashion Presentation and Cocktail Party at the Ritz-Carlton Boston with photographs by Person + Killian Photography – 251 Newbury Street – Back Bay – Boston – MA – 02116 – [email protected] [email protected] – 617.236.1662

It’s the most wonderful time of the year at the Ritz-Carlton Boston! Its time again for one of our favorite holiday traditions, the annual Ritz-Carlton holiday soiree right in the heart of downtown Boston. We’ve photographed this event for many years now, and have seen so many of their fun and inventive party themes — Parisian Soiree, Winter Wonderland, and Venetian Masquerade just to name a few. This year the Ritz-Carlton celebrated their 90th anniversary, and to honor the hotel’s initial opening back in 1927 the theme this year was the Roaring 20’s.

For this year’s soiree, the hotel was transformed into a 1920’s speakeasy — complete with red velvet curtains, black and white decor, opulent gold and silver details, and lots of tassels. An old black-and-white video of the city streets was projected right at the entrance, so guests could really feel like they were walking back in time into the roaring 20’s.

During the night’s event, Music Management surprised everyone with a performance of can-can dancers and a 4-piece jazz quartet. Event partners Boston Ballet and LTI Transportation continued their annual tradition of raffling off fabulous travel getaways to a few lucky guests, and everyone brought an unwrapped gift to share for a child in need.

We always love being a part of this holiday tradition at the Ritz-Carlton Boston. Reconnecting with industry friends, helping those in need, and sharing in the holiday cheer are what make this season great!

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Vendors | Venue: Ritz-Carlton Boston; Event Partners — Photography: Person + Killian Photography; Rentals: Be Our Guest; Flowers: Winston Flowers; Entertainment: Music Management; Lighting: PSAV (cocktail space) and Frost Productions (foyer, hallway and ballroom); Additional Event Partners — Moet & Chandon Champagne; LTI Transportation; Boston Ballet; American Airlines; Chequers, Inc.

Spring wedding season is officially upon us! This gorgeous Cape Club of Sharon wedding was the perfect reflection of this beautiful season — colorful spring bouquets, sunny skies, and the sprawling green grounds of the newly renovated Cape Club of Sharon (formally the Spring Valley Country Club).

The bride and groom had their first look just outside the club on the golf course, and were even joined by their dog Nike for a few formal photos. The traditional Jewish wedding ceremony took place inside the club, which was draped with soft pink fabric to create an elegant and intimate environment. Samantha and Bobby said their “I do”s underneath a gorgeous purple and white floral chuppah designed by the team at Marc Hall Design.

The drapes were removed for the reception, which opened up the beautiful newly renovated room into a bright and sunny spring space. The floor-to-ceiling windows made for the perfect backdrop, and allowed the guests the perfect view of the golf course. The color theme continued at the reception, with gorgeous purple floral centerpieces offset by metallic silver linens and modern white ballroom chairs.  Guests ate, drank, and danced the night away as the sun set over the greens.

We enjoyed every minute of this Cape Club of Sharon spring wedding, and we are grateful to Samantha and Bobby for letting us be a part of their special day. A special thanks to Samantha and Bobby’s A-team – Nicole Simeral of Simeral & Co., Suzanne B Lowell Lighting Design, Marc Hall Design and everyone at the Cape Club of Sharon!

Vendors | Cape Club of Sharon – Nicole Nyzio; Planning and Coordination – Nicole Simeral of Simeral & Co.; Flowers – Marc Hall Design, David DiCicco; Lighting – Suzanne B Lowell Lighting Design; Rentals – PEAK Event Services; Entertainment – Soho of Night Shift Entertainment; Ceremony Music – Anima Chamber; Music – Both via Music Management; Paper Suite – Lynn Graham Designs; Dress – Vows; Cake – Konditor Meister; Hair – Shannon McCarthy; Makeup – Jen Opeka; Rabbi – Karen Silberman

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Cape Club of Sharon Spring Wedding – Boston Wedding Photographers – Photographed by Person + Killian Photography – 251 Newbury Street – Boston, MA 02116 – 617.236.1662

We always love photographing events that support a good cause. Art beCause is a wonderful organization whose mission is to educate the public on breast cancer causes and prevention, and we were honored to have photographed their 2017 Art beCause Celebrity Fashion Show.

This year’s annual event was hosted at the beautiful Wellesley Country Club, and featured delicious hors d’oeuvres, a fundraising live auction, and a lively fashion show starring some of our very own Boston celebrities!

Emcees Gretta Monahan and Robert Verdi kept the crowd entertained all night, with help from Kiss 108’s DJ Rich DiMare mixing the tunes. The Art beCause Celebrity Fashion show featured some of Boston’s top news anchors, TV hosts, and radio personalities including 7News Meteorologist Chris Lambert and Miss Massachusetts Julia Scaparotti. Also walking in the fashion show were four models who were breast cancer survivors, showing just how important the work of Art beCause is! All of the money raised at this event is used to fund research and awareness for the prevention of breast cancer.

We were honored to be a part of this wonderful event, and to help share the message of Art beCause’s important work. Special thanks to Joanie Freidman and Art beCause for having us!

Photography: Person + Killian Photography; Venue: Wellesley College Club; Staging: Rentals Unlimited – a Division of PPC Event Services, Inc.; Lighting: Boston Sound and Light Company, LLC and Siagel Productions; Video: GENERATIONS cinemastories; Music: Rich DiMare/ Music Management; PhotoBooth: Clear Choice Photo Booth Boston; Clothing: Gretta Luxe; Organization: Art beCAUSE Annual Celebrity Fashion Show; Planner: Joanie Miller Freidman

This post is filed under Art beCause Celebrity Fashion show 2017.  This event was photographed by Boston Event photographers Person + Killian Photography. Person + Killian is located at 251 Newbury Street in Boston MA. You can reach Jill and Lauren directly through their site at www.personkillian.com. Or via email at [email protected] To see more Boston events Person + Killian has photographed – click here.

By the time April rolls around every year, we are excited to be gearing up for the official start of the wedding season. While we love photographing weddings, we also love photographing social events – everything from charity galas, launch parties and of course – opening day for the Boston Red Sox. We are so honored to have been asked by the Sox to photograph the VIP party on opening day for the last five years. Needless to say, as Bostonians, it never gets old and we always have a great time!

Below are a few images from out and about on this year’s opening day along with a sneak peek at some of Fenway Park’s updated and brand new spaces launched this month. A very big thank you to our friends at the Boston Red Sox. Thank you for always reaching out to us to capture your celebrations!

Click here to view more of our past photographs of the Boston Red Sox and Fenway Park

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Boston Red Sox Opening Day 2017 – Person + Killian Photography – 251 Newbury Street Boston – 617.236.1662 – [email protected][email protected]

Both hailing from Lynnfield, Mass, this North Shore couple have been in each other’s life since they can remember. Cristina and Brett wanted a carefree, fun wedding that showcased their classic romance at Boston’s Fairmont Copley Plaza. Preparations for the day ahead were in full swing as the ladies and gentlemen were gathered separately dressing and putting on the day’s final touches. The groom was crisp in a classic black tux. The bride wore a Marchesa Gown paired with an Oscar de la Renta veil.

The historic Cathedral of the Holy Cross was the location for their traditional Catholic  wedding ceremony. The groom’s face when he sees his bride says it all. After the exchanged their vows and a lovely ceremony, we captured some formals and fun candids in front of the Fairmont before we headed in to celebrate!

From the couple’s one-of-a-kind welcome bag to custom favor t-shirts, Cristina’s friend, Kristen Lee Barrett from Darling Creative Company and her business partner Julie Madden, were instrumental with some of the fun details throughout the day.

Classic style with fresh flowers in a soft, creamy color palette felt right at home in Grand Ballroom from Dana and his team at Dana Markos Events. Romantic lighting and glowing candles balanced with grand centerpieces made for a timeless feel. It’s no secret that Brett is a Kanye West fan.  So much so that the bride surprised the groom with a custom ‘Yeezy’ groom’s cake (they even had quotes from Kanye on their cocktail napkins).  The t-shirts the couple gave out at the end of the night featured a sketch of the moment just after Brett proposed to Cristina. After toasts, formalities, and dinner, the party kicked into to full gear with a packed dance floor of all ages.  Congratulations again to Cristina and Brett – thank you for letting Person + Killian be a part of your fun day!

As always, we can’t say enough great things about the vendors we get to work with and in particular the staff at the Fairmont Copley Plaza and the expert ways of Tracey Gavin.

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Venue: Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel, Tracey Gavin; Family Friend/Planner/Stylist: Darling Creative Company, Kristen Lee Barrett & Julie Madden; Dress: Marchesa Gown with Oscar de la Renta veil from L’elite Boston; Hair & Makeup: Axle Color Studio; Paper/Invites: Invitations by Susan; Flowers: Dana Markos Events; Wedding Cake: Cakes to Remember; Groom’s Cake: Oakleaf Cake; Lighting: PSAV; Video: SH Videography; Linens: Peterson’s Party Center; Entertainment: Nightshift Band and DJ: Jason Dawson
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Filed Under: Classic Romance at Boston’s Fairmont Copley Plaza.  The wedding of Cristina and Brett was photographed by Boston Wedding Photographers, Person + Killian Photography.  Jill Person and Laurén Killian can be reached via 617.236.1662 or by checking out their website, www.personkillian.com

Earlier this month we had the pleasure of working with Emily and her family for her Boston based, New York City themed Bat Mitzvah. We loved capturing this beautiful, fun and energetic day at Granite Links Golf Club.

From Stephanie Stark of Janie Haas Events – Planner and Coordinator for Emily’s big celebration: “When I first met back with Emily and her Mother and Grandmother back in 2014 (yes! 2 full years before the Bat Mitzvah), I knew we were going to have a lot of fun creating a fun, energetic and over the top celebration. Their expectation from Day One was to be unique, outside the box and provide an experience their guests would never forget. As I got to know Emily and her interests, I  learned that Emily is very social, she has TONS of close friends, she LOVES to dance and loves spending time in her favorite place – NYC!

They first approached me with the idea of a NYC theme, we wanted to think outside the “cliché NYC theme” box and try to shake it up a bit by introducing nods to the neighborhoods of NYC. As guests arrived, they were greeted with a larger than life NYC scape, including a giant billboard featuring Emily’s name and a collage of photos, the Statue of Liberty, NYC skyscrapers and even the Freedom Tower. Kids enjoyed their cocktail hour in a fun and urban setting, reminiscent of Brooklyn / Lower Manhattan, complete with a graffiti bar, graffiti trash can cocktail tables, graffiti artists and a couple fun street games.

The ballroom space, where guests spent the bulk of the night eating, drinking and dancing the night away gleamed and sparkled like the finest nightclub in Upper Manhattan. Siagel Productions kept the guests dancing all night long, the DJ spinning from the top of a 5ft gold mirror riser! For dinner, we themed the stations to reflect various NYC neighborhoods – We had a fabulous Chinatown Station, a plentiful Meat Packing District station and a delicious Little Italy themed food station. The adult dining tables were adorned with the most gorgeous vibrant color flowers, provided by Raymond Felton and Jimmy Guzman of Marc Hall Designs. The kids sat in fun cabana style lounges and serpentine tables provided by Art of the Event.

There were 3 event logos that were created especially for Emily and the logos were EVERYWHERE, from custom lounge pillows, to stickers on Asian to go boxes, to decals on table tops and everywhere in between. We capped off the night with an elaborate dessert display, themed the nines, provided by Sweet Indulgence from Cranston, RI. As guests left their NYC experience, they loaded up goodie bags with every imaginable sweet treat.

From soup to nuts, no details were overlooked. We had the BEST experience working with these clients and felt honored to bring this vision and experience, two years in the making, to life with the help of an amazing team of Boston’s Top vendors.”

Mazel Tov to Emily and her family!  A big thank you to Sara and her wonderful team at Granite Links for being wonderful to work with and to to Stephanie, Diana and the team at Janie Haas Events for introducing us to this wonderful family and giving Emily the day she had been dreaming of!

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Planning and Coordination: Janie Haas Events; Temple: Temple Sinai Sharon, MA; Reception: Granite Links Golf Club; Flowers: Marc Hall Designs; Furniture, Décor and Graphic Design: Art of The Event; Lighting: Frost Productions; Desert/Favors: Sweet Indulgence;  Entertainment: Siagel Productions

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Boston Bat Mitzvah at Granite Links Golf Club planned and coordinated by Janie Haas Events – Photography by Person + Killian Photography – 251 Newbury Street – Boston, MA 02116, 617.236.1662 – [email protected] / [email protected]

It’s no secret that we love the city of Boston, and of our many favorite places to capture a wedding, the Taj Boston offers a blend of grand luxury and timeless style. It’s easy to see why Tara and Steve chose the city they love (and the Taj Boston) for their elegant black tie wedding!

Starting on a lovely August day, this wedding began with the ladies gathered together in the bridal suite. Tara enjoyed some light-hearted fun together as they prepped for the day ahead. The bridesmaids dressed in floor length gowns while the gentlemen looked sharp in a classic tuxedo. Tara’s dress was a Vera Wang ballgown with a veil that framed the bride perfectly. Never one to disappoint, Winston Flowers created classic bouquets for the ladies to carry with white and cream flowers that felt timeless and lush.  

The couple selected the Main Dining Room at the Taj for its stunning grandeur melded with refined intimacy. One of the bride’s favorite memories is the look on Steve’s face when she began walking down the aisle.  They wed under a chuppah surrounded by their nearest and dearest where they exchanged personalized vows.  

After the ceremony, we headed over to the Boston Public Garden to capture some fun bridal party shots while the guests enjoyed cocktail hour.  We absolutely adore capturing these candids as the bridal party walked through the streets of Boston – between the ear to ear smiles and the stunning backdrops – we can’t shoot enough great shots!

The Rooftop at the Taj offers everything they were looking for in a reception location – expansive city views, modern & chic decor – the perfect mix of black tie sophistication.  The setting was complemented nicely with classic centerpieces of white roses and floor-length linens. Mini-lanterns lined the ceiling giving everything a romantic glow. Guests packed the dance floor and partied the night away.  A good time was definitely had by all.

One of our favorite parts of the evening was the couple’s send off. The guests gathered to toss white rose petals at the newlyweds as they departed.  We agree with the bride –  capping off the evening with that last bit of laughter, love, and happiness was a great way to end the night!

Working with the expert staff at the Taj is always great – we can’t thank them enough along with all the great vendors we had the pleasure of working with.  Congratulations again Tara and Steve!

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A heartfelt thank you for including Person + Killian on such a significant day – we thank you for letting us do what we love and are honored to be a part of it.

Venue: Taj BostonDress: Vera Wang BostonHair: Jessy Lockward of Marc Harris Salon;
Makeup: Caitlin Murphy; Flowers: Winston Flowers; Invitations/Paper: Paper Source – Vera Wang; Cake/Linen: Taj; Lighting (lanterns): Design Light; Entertainment: Murry Hill Talent; Favors: L.A. Burdich; Photography: Person + Killian Photography

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This is filed under Summer Boston Wedding at the Taj Boston.  The Taj Boston Wedding of Tara and Steve was photographed by Person + Killian Photography. Jill Person and Laurén Killian are available via email at [email protected] and [email protected] or by phone at 617.236.1662.