Ivy and Danny knew each other as high schoolers, but it wasn’t until a few years later that they got to know each other more.
The Bride Ivy Nguyen, 31, a compensation analyst
The Groom Danny Do, 31, a field technician
The Date April 14
After that, “only a short nine-and-a-half years later we finally had a serious talk about tying the knot,” Ivy says. Danny didn’t “officially” propose until the two were taking their engagement photos. “The photographer staged a ‘first glance’ shot where after the count, I was to turn around to face the camera,” Ivy remembers. When she turned, Danny was down on one knee holding out a ring. “One of the best parts was that we got it all on film,” she says.