Cornelia Mcnamara, Chicago, IL
Old Gringo, Alcala’s, Chicago IL
Kelley and Matt in Tucson, AZ
When Kelley and Matt met he lived in St. Louis and she lived in Chicago, and they dated long distance after being introduced by mutual friends who thought the two were perfect for each other. Matt planned a romantic and elaborate proposal, but when he saw how sad Kelley was at the thought of him leaving again to go home to St. Louis he unexpectedly popped the question!
The Bride: Kelley Maher, 37, film producer
The Groom: Matt Hiatt, 34, commercial real estate broker
The Date: May 2011
Kelley and Matt were engaged for 15 months while Kelley's mom helped her plan the wedding at the Tanque Verde Ranch in Tucson. Kelley realized her dream of getting married cowboy boots and a having a nontraditional wedding.
- Simone Hill