On one of the hottest weekends in 2015 Gesa & Harald celebrated their lakeside wedding at Villa Seerano at the Murner Lake. Many guests from far and near, the cutest flower girls and perfect sunshine (and up to 40°C) made their day extra special.

A casual lakeside wedding in pink hues

The day began with a Bavarian tradition, a Weißwurstfrühstück, in Schmidgaden. In the perfectly kept garden of Harald’s parents everybody enjoyed sausages, snacks, cool lemonades and the occasional beer under the apple and cherry trees. Gesa & Harald greeted all guests personally, which made for a great start of the day.

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Photography: Carito Photography | Dress: Lilly | Gesa’s Make Up: Mein Brautmakeup by Tanja Zeitler | Hair Styling: Friseursalon Christine Hofrichter, Schmidgaden | Wedding rings: frida’s design, Munich | Decoration & Paper goods: DIY | Church: Mariä Himmelfahrt, Schmidgaden | Reception: Villa Seerano, Murner Lake, Wackersdorf

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