alex and i are now
here's some snaps of the 'day of'.
back alley entrance way
(a bit ghetto, i know, but hey, whatever works, right?)
photography by adrienne gunde (coming soon!)
makeup by joyce kim
hair by tiff shinoda
these girls did me up!
bach and i
close heart friends
florals by tiff too
ryoko the most beautiful spirit
my dear friends, vanessa and dean, helping capture the day
some calm Matsushima men
we packed it in like sardines
you traveled near!
you traveled far!
brooklyn, oc, bangkok, portland
music by ryoko and kenneth
sound by justin
sumo the chinese-coated ring dog
pastor dave shinoda married us
on the podium that alex built
a lei of thoughts and an inspired reading by
pam goto (hanelei, hawai'i) and joyce kim (berkeley)
tribute to our parents
(aka when my false eyelashes decided to come off
because i couldn't stop crying whenever
i looked at my parents or at alex)
mr and mrs alex chiu!
(more reception shots later...)
tiff and lisa witnessed
this is us right after we signed the documents
of course, alex is wearing his favorite Jose Angeles' deformed head shirt.
thanks for roy and susie for the candid photos