Heritage Center at Mahaffie in Olathe wedding

Heritage Center at Mahaffie Wedding | Alison + Jeff

Alison and Jeff had such an incredible Heritage Center at Mahaffie wedding on Sunday!

Heritage Center at Mahaffie in Olathe wedding

As my season gets busier, I’ve neglected putting personal stories in the blogs, but my favorite “mistake” ever happened at this wedding and you all deserve to hear about it. As we were working on details, I noticed there were socks in there with Jeff’s face on them. Alison said there was a gift in there for Jeff, so I assumed this was part of it and she was just trying to surprise him with something hilarious. So, when Jeff was opening his gift, we also gifted him with the socks, he thought it was funny, and put them on. Fast forward 30 minutes when Alison was getting ready, she asked where her socks were…. Umm, Jeff is currently wearing them. I apologized profusely thinking it was a gag groom gift since I have definitely had a bride surprise her groom with something similar before and she was like, “no, this is even better.” So, moral to the story, Jeff spent all day wearing socks with his face on them that were actually meant for Alison.

Heritage Center at Mahaffie in Olathe wedding

Also worth noting, someone called the cops on a horse because it was lying down and thought it might be dead. We really don’t know how this story ended (no horses were harmed at this wedding), but we joked all night that the horse got arrested.

Heritage Center at Mahaffie in Olathe wedding

Thanks Alison and Jeff for allowing us to be part of your Heritage Center at Mahaffie wedding! Here’s your full preview!

Venue: Heritage Center at Mahaffie

Florist: The Flower Petaler

Dessert: The Pantry KC

DJ: Complete Weddings + Events

Hair and Makeup: Studio A by Amanda Hicks

Rentals: Something Borrowed KC

Planning: The Veil KC

Photography and Videography: E. Golden Moments

– Hear from the couple –

Share the inspiration and atmosphere you’re creating for your wedding:

We want to have fun, dance, eat, relax and be merry. We want to enjoy our friends and family.

Share how (or why) you chose your wedding venue(s):

We love the feel of Mahaffie, we have lovely memories here of camping and volunteering. We love the animals and how relaxing it is.

What is your most valuable piece of advice you can share with future couples planning their wedding?

Patience. Save money. Do what you want, not what others want. Be flexible.

What was your favorite part of the planning process?

Seeing what Jeff likes and dislikes. Shopping for wedding items. Spending the time together planning.

Heritage Center at Mahaffie in Olathe wedding


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