There’s so much happiness in the bride’s face in the following pictures, that you can only imagine the love that permeated this wedding day. Her amazing dress proves that outdoor ranch weddings can still have a glamorous streak that makes the rustic setting all the more beautiful! Congratulations, Jon and Ledah and thanks Gem Photo for sharing!

bride in wedding dress

escort cards and flowers
carter ranch welcome table
champagne and cake
couple and wooden plank with names
closeup of wedding vows
cake-cutting and dancing

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Wedding Vendors (Mariposa, CA):

Ceremony and Reception Venue: Carter Ranch/ Photographer: Gem Photo via Two Bright Lights / Wedding Dress: Justin Alexander Bridal/ DJ: The Sound Man

  • her gown is absolutely gorgeous! i love it. so whimsical and romantical all at the same time.

  • i love jon + ledah! i loved how much their wedding really encapsulated their sweet and joyful personalities. thanks Amanda for featuring them!!

  • Margaret Ivory – Ivory Pearl Bridal Mall

    I love this glamourous ranch look. All dressed up and somewhere to go.

  • Britty

    This is such a sweet wedding. And I LOVE the cute little dress on the flower girl (I’m assuming) in image 21. Ledah, if you’re reading this, where did you get that adorable little outfit?! I’d be stunning on my little flower girl. :) Congratulations!

  • This Justin Alexander dress looks incredible in this cute wedding!! Love all the sewn on flowers across the bodice!!

  • Way to go EM!! I LOVEEEE this wedding soo proud of you:)xoxo

  • Absolutely love this! Her dress is beyond spectacular!

  • oh wow….that dress is amazing!!!

  • Great color palette for the flowers.

  • Jane

    Love the organge theme. The floral arrangements on the tables look like NZ Puka.

  • Hillary

    I love those shoes! Any idea on the brand?

  • pc

    Love the dress! Trying to convince myself to go short.

  • Ledah (bride)

    Hi all! Thank you for the love! Thank you to Ruffled for the props and a BIG thank you to Emily and Gem Photo for the amazing photography.

    Britty– my little flower girl’s dress was actually made by her mother, so i can’t help you out there:( sorry! although i believe she made it with a t-shirt and a bunch of tool if that helps at all:)

    good luck and thanks again!

  • I LOVE EMILY!!! This wedding is all kinds of yummy goodness :)