Wedding of the Week: Laura Edmond and Colin Ferguson

Wedding of the Week: Laura Edmond and Colin Ferguson
Wedding of the Week: Laura Edmond and Colin Ferguson
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The wedding of Laura Edmond and Colin Ferguson

THE COUPLE: Laura (29) is from Carron and is a business assistant with City of Edinburgh Council. Colin (35) comes from Prestwick and is a system data specialist in Edinburgh. The couple have just bought a new home together in Redding.

HOW THEY MET: Laura met Colin back in 2011 through work.

THE PROPOSAL: Colin popped the question on March 15, 2013, with a beautiful ring from Ernest Jones. He got down on one knee in Laura’s parents’ house.

THE WEDDING: The couple were married on March 9 at the Brig ‘o’ Doon Hotel, Alloway, Ayrshire, in a church service by minister Ian Mclean, best friend of Laura’s dad. There were 80 guests.

THE WEDDING PARTY: Laura’s bridesmaids were younger sister Sarah Edmond and Catherine Myhill. Colin’s best man was best friend Kevin McLachlan.

THE DRESS: Laura wore an ivory strapless satin dress with organza overlay by Morilee with a mid length veil and tiara. Her hair by Angela Fallon and Laura Hill from Renella and makeup by Hayley Robertson. Bouquets were provided courtesy of Cranberry Cottage in Ayr.

THE HONEYMOON: The couple spent three days in New York, then took a 10-day Caribbean cruise, visiting Puerto Rico, St Maarten, St Thomas and the Dominican Republic, before sailing back to New York to fly home.

THANKS: In tribute to Laura’s maternal grandparents, who died in 2011, the wedding took place just after the date of what would have been their 60th anniversary. The couple also thanked their families, friends and gave special mention to Mary Cochrane.

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