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Allison Backus & Travis Cummings

Dreams Do Come True


Sep 29, 2018
Palm Harbor , Florida

Photo Credit

Shauna and Jordon Photography

Style Guide

Color Palette


Luxury, Whimsical



The Proposal

On June 2, 2017…Travis surprised Allison by flying her mother to Florida from Brooklyn to see her cheer at her Arena Football League game and for her 26th birthday. Allison also had her two brothers and her twin sister here for the weekend to celebrate their birthday and her game. On June 4th, there was a birthday brunch planned for Allison’s twin sister and herself, and they had invited all of their family and friends. They dressed up and went down to Ybor City to celebrate. After brunch, Travis mentioned that he wanted to take some photos before they went home and changed, since they don’t get to take many photos together all dressed up (with very busy and conflicting schedules, it makes it hard to have date nights so they don’t have too many photos together) so Allison agreed. After taking family photos, Travis came up to Allison to take pictures. Being a girl, Allison had her favorite ‘side’ and always stands on the left side of Travis. After a few photos, Travis mentioned that he needed one more photo but they needed to switch sides, so as Allison turned to move to Travis’ other side, he got down on one knee and proposed!!! She immediately broke down into tears and of course said YES. 🙂

Allison Backus & Travis Cummings Kissing

Allison Backus & Travis Cummings Walking

In Preparation

The preparation leading up the Big Day was relatively painless, and a literal dream come true. We actually had our wedding photographers picked out before we had a date and venue set! We knew that we couldn’t have our wedding without Shauna and Jordon Photography. We picked Innisbrook Resort and Country Club because of their beautiful greenery, as well as their all-inclusive options. This made the whole process less stressful because we weren’t running around trying to find a bunch of vendors. I was one of the lucky brides out there to be able to choose the wedding dress of my liking from Kleinfeld Bridal (every woman’s dream!), and as the days got closer, all of the little details of our wedding came together seamlessly thanks to Kailyn from Lynmar Events and Design!

Allison Backus & Travis Cummings Flowers

Allison Backus & Travis Cummings Groomsmen

Allison Backus & Travis Cummings Bridesmaids

The Big Day

Our wedding couldn’t have been any more perfect. From the day-of preparations with my bridesmaids and family to the amazing first look we shared, to the absolutely stunning ceremony and amazing reception, everything exceeded my expectations. I wouldn’t have had the most perfect day without the help of Kailyn Stephenson, my wedding planner, as well as Shauna and Jordon Cooney, our photographers. The day went by so fast, and these three kept everything running smoothly and kept either of us from getting cold feet. 🙂

Allison Backus And Travis Cummings First Look
Allison Backus & Travis Cummings Wedding Party

The Retreat

Our honeymoon was a week long in beautiful Lake Tahoe, Nevada. We were fortunate enough to spend the week in a lodge owned by a family member, which made it feel cozy and intimate. Our lives are very fast paced, so it was wonderful to slow down and just spend time together as husband and wife.

Allison Backus & Travis Cummings Dancing


Contributing Vendors


Shauna and Jordon Photography


Lynmar Events and Designs


Innisbrook Resort and Country Club


Sarah Rose Events


Innisbrook Resort and Country Club


Innisbrook Resort and Country Club


Lynmar Events and Design + Sarah Rose Events




Pronovias by Kleinfeld Bridal


DJ Nilla


CLN Video and Photography

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