A Rustic Destination Wedding at Shaker Village

Regan and Michael knew they wanted an intimate, outdoor wedding, which is why the natural privacy of Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill was so appealing. Living in Pennsylvania and planning a wedding in Kentucky (where they had met in graduate school) proved challenging, though, so the couple enlisted the help of Jacki Allen and Jaimeson Gann of Jacki Allen Wedding Planning in Lexington to bring their rustic destination wedding to life. The Bride Regan Ladenburger, 39, emergency physician The Groom Michael Jernigan, 32, microscopy and imaging specialist The Date October 3 Though they didn’t have a specific theme, Regan and Michael incorporated warm autumnal colors -- browns, reds, and soft greens -- along with fall leaves and branches into the decor.