Clay’s family and I wanted our rehearsal dinner to be the complete opposite of the wedding day. While our wedding day was formal and coated with pastels, our rehearsal dinner was down-home and vibrantly colorful. We served BBQ as a gentle nod to the place where we first met. Though different, both events showcased Clay and I’s personalities: we both appreciate beauty, but we also enjoy being comfortable and having fun with our friends and family. The full story is over at Martha Stewart Weddings!