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The One Bride Guide

Volume 11, Issue 1
February – May 2018

Produced and Published by
McLeod Creative, LLC

Click here to see The One Staff

Editorial, Creative & Sales Director
Monica McLeod Sawyer

Graphic Designers
Ashley Drapal Rippke/Rippke Design
Monica Sawyer

Advertising Sales Representatives
Jana MacQueen
Alexa Tabera
Kaitlyn Groves

Social Media & Marketing
Alexa Tabera

RJ and Jennifer Ramon

Grafiady, Mexico

Contributing Writers:

Kaitlyn Groves
Narissa Hinojosa
Britt Orzechowski
Kateri Reyes
Monica Sawyer
Alexa Tabera
Katie Urban
Sarah Waters

Contributing Photographers:
Alexa Tabera
Alyssa Nikole Photography
Anahi Weddings
Arlen J
Bellezza Photography
Bri Costello Photography
Carrie Nichols Photography
Chandra’s Collection
CMT Productions
DarkLab Photography
David Ols Photography
Deux Boheme
Focal Burn Photography
Fonzie Muñoz Photography
Heidi Rae Photography
Hung L Truong Photography
Iris Photography
Jenny King Photography
Lone Oak Photography
Marin Nesbit Photography
Megan Hodge Photography
ML Photo and Film
Padre Ryan Photographic
Pete Garcia Photography
Sande’s Studio
Schuster Studios
Solo Photo
Southern Sisters Photography
Tim Burdick

Cover photo: Jenny King Photography
Location: Victoria, Texas
Models: Jillian Chapa and
William Scott Harkey
Dress: Mori Lee, Charming Occasions
Jewelry: A. Kenney Jewelers
Hair: Amanda Wheeler, Aspire Studios
Flowers: Mario Baggio-Lind,
H-E-B Blooms, Victoria
Car: 1979 Rolls-Royce Corniche Convertible,
Elegant Limousine
Dog: Mango (now Max) from Dorothy H.
O’Connor Pet Adoption Center,
Dog handler: Marisol Gonzales
Collar & Leash: Janell Duke, Heartbeat Creations
Assistants: Alexa Tabera, Jana MacQueen

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Inside The One Bride Guide

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The One Bride Guide – Volume 11, Issue 1

February – May 2018

Cover by Jenny King Photography

The One Statement & Style

4 Announcements
6 Letter from the Editor by Monica Sawyer
8 Behind the Cover by The One Staff
10 The One Style Picks by The One Staff

Wedding Spotlights

18 Kirby Conda & Adrian Tello
20 Alexa Tabera & Leo Atkinson
22 Beverly Barcklow & Douglas Odle
24 Marisol Rodriguez & Dr. Kristopher K. Garza
26 Shelbey Hardin & Mark Garza


12 Party Dresses by Alexa Tabera
14 Cake Basics by The One Staff
50 SKINCARE: Picks from the Pros by The One Staff
52 Fit Bride: Juicing by Kateri Reyes
72 Parting Shot

Sites & Locations

29 Site Finder Reception Locations

Tools & Lists

42 Calendar
44 Wedding Budget
46 Photo Shoot Sheet
46 Registry Checklist
55 The Off-White Pages Directory (this is a .pdf, also check out our online directory at www.theoffwhitepages.com)

Groom’s Guide

68 Advice from Grooms

Travel & Leisure

70 Hola Honeymoon! Colorado by Alexa Tabera