Lifelong sweethearts Janessa and Demetrius "have always known each other" having grown up in the same church. With such a strong foundation of friendship at the core of their relationship their love will no doubt prove eternal, bringing immeasurable joy to the rest of their lives together as husband and wife.
Read all about Janessa & Demetrius's love story, proposal, and experience in this intimate and stylish engagement session in Baton Rouge, Louisiana - beautifully captured by photographer Mosaic by MG.
Bride & Groom-to-be: Janessa & Demetrius
Occupations: Janessa - HR Assistant for CORE,LLC. Demetrius - Eligibility Specialist for Adreima.
Wedding date: July 29, 2017
Wedding location: Lake Charles, La
Location of Engagement shoot: Baton Rouge,La
Tell us how you met and all about the proposal. We grew up at the same church so we have always known each other. The proposal was so unexpected. He proposed by using my favorite drink from Starbucks one morning before work. The cup had a hand written message on it " Janessa , Marry Me?"
Describe your engagement session. The engagement session was fun , my photographer was great and made the session fun. We didn't really have a theme , just decided to go with a formal look , followed by a casual look.
What did you do on your first date? My fiancé is very big on movies & acting so for the first date we went to the movies.
What's your favorite thing to do as a couple? We love to eat, lol, we are always looking for new restaurants to try. We also love catching new movies.
How has wedding planning been so far? The wedding planning has been going smooth , luckily my mother is handling mostly everything.
Tell us what you're looking forward to most on the wedding day. I'm looking forward to the pictures!
Photographer - MosaicbyMG
MakeUp - Courtney Foulds
Hairstylist - Latyra Williams