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Taylor and Jeff James were married on May 19, 2018. Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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The bride and her attendants began their day by rising early to watch the royal wedding.  Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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Bridal gown provided by Patti Flowers Design Studio.  Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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While bridesmaids spent the morning watching the royal wedding, the groom and his groomsmen played golf at Stephens Park. Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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The ceremony was held at Park Cities Baptist Church.  Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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The bride and groom met their sophomore year at Highland Park High School.  Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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The Project provided live music throughout the night.  Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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The reception took place at Dallas Country Club.  Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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Floral design by The Garden Gate. Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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Cookie Whipped provided custom cookie party favors.  Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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The couple attended Baylor University together.  Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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The wedding party headed to the reception together.  Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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The couple envisioned a classic and timeless event.  Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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Dallas Affaires Cake Co. designed the cakes. Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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Burgers from Shake Shack were passed around as a late-night snack. Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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The couple dated for eight years, throughout high school and college.  Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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A custom dance floor was provided by DFW Dance Floors.  Photo by Caroline Jurgensen
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The couple says farewell before embarking on a two-week honeymoon tour through Paris, Zermatt, Monaco, and the French countryside.  Photo by Caroline Jurgensen