A Modern At-Home Wedding in Bismark, North Dakota

Alexa and Matt's at-home wedding in Bismark, North Dakota was full of fun, modern touches that spoke to the couple's playful personalities.

Alexa and Matt's at-home wedding in Bismark, North Dakota was full of fun, modern touches that spoke to the couple's playful personalities.

Black and white felt pom poms took the place of traditional flowers for the reception centerpieces.
Before the ceremony, Alexa and Matt exchanged notes written on black and white cards that complemented the modern vibe of the day.
For Alexa's engagement ring, Matt chose a classic solitaire diamond with an unexpected twist --- a black diamond band. For his own ring, Matt chose a unique black band.
To play up the modern feel of the day, the aisle was lined with a black and white chevron aisle runner.
Gray napkins were tied into bow ties and placed at each place setting for a playful touch.
Mixed in with shots of the couple throughout their relationship, Alexa and Matt added in other quirky mementos marking important moments in their relationship.
Alexa added an edge to her bridal look with a pair of black studded heels.
Guests left their marriage advice for the newly weds on playful black cards.
Punchy felt pom poms in black and white made up Alexa's modern bridal bouquet.
A short wedding dress was the perfect fit for Alexa's fun, modern style. She chose a one-shoulder design by Vera Wang with a textured tulip skirt.
The two-tier cake was topped off with a cupcake and decorated with colorful polka dots.
Alexa accented her low twisted updo with a simple black ribbon.
To keep the focus on the significance of the day, Alexa and Matt decided against a bridal party.
Alexa and Matt kicked off the post-ceremony celebrations with a dunk tank, letting family and friends decide who to dunk!
Instead of a more traditional pair of diamond stud earrings, Alexa opted for modern graphic ones.
Alexa mixed things up with bold black and white nail polish.
Matt skipped the traditional tie and opted for a simple black bow tie to complement his black houndstooth suit.