Savanna and Mitch

Savanna and Mitch

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Photos by Tyra Gefroh Photography

Savanna and Mitch Perman’s wedding portrayed all elements of class and tradition with eucalyptus greenery, chic champagne dresses, and fresh, white roses. The simplistic style allowed the couple to have fun with the wedding planning process and cherish every moment on their wedding day.

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The Permans were involved with the majority of the planning for their big day, which made their celebration with friends and family even more special. Choosing to keep traditional elements in the wedding, the couple lit a unity candle during the ceremony and included an anniversary dance during the reception for all the married couples. 

Another element Savanna and Mitch added to their wedding was a memory board to honor their grandparents who had passed away. Adorned with pictures and a sentimental message, the memory board was a simple yet thoughtful way to celebrate a special day with all of their loved ones.

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On their wedding day, the couple’s mindset of “don’t sweat the small stuff” took on a new meaning as Savanna and Mitch tied the knot in 104 degree heat. Thankfully, with large fans, the venue cooled off quickly.

Savanna and Mitch embraced the hot, sunny weather with romantic pictures at sunset. With all their planning, even something as unpredictable as extreme heat in early summer didn’t stop the couple from enjoying this relationship milestone.

The night closed off on the dance floor with the couple surrounded by friends and family as everyone sang along to “Friends in Low Places”—an unforgettable end to a day that Savanna and Mitch will always hold close to their heart. //


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Advice from the Couple

  1. Enjoy the whole process—the planning leading up to the day and the day of. It all goes so fast, so soak it in!
  2. Have a schedule prepared for your bridal party and family on the day of your wedding. It helps everyone know the plan for the day and makes everything run smoothly.
  3. Don’t sweat the small stuff. You will have plenty of family and friends that would be more than willing to help if anything goes wrong!


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Ceremony Venue: St. John’s Lutheran Church, Groton

Reception Venue: Wylie Park Pavilion

Rehearsal Dinner Venue: AmericInn

Photography: Tyra Gefroh Photography

Bridal Dresses: Brides ‘N’ Belles

Menswear: Brides ‘N’ Belles

Rings: Heiser’s Jewelry

Hair: Ellie Howard at Wax and Beauty Bar, Denver, CO, and Maddie Shanks at Wild Ember Studio, Sioux Falls

Makeup: Brandi Lambert

Floral: Aberdeen Floral Designs by Cindy

Decor: Hannah Jepsen, Music by Hannah

Officiant: Rev. Andrew Wolfgram

Ceremony Musician: Kari Hanson, soloist from Groton

Reception Entertainment: Drew with DJ Jer, Sioux Falls

Catering: Uncle Ed’s, Sioux Falls

Beer, Liquor, and Refreshments: Ken’s SuperFair Foods, Groton

Cake and Cupcakes: Kristi’s Cakes

Rehearsal Dinner: Rod Hanson, Ferney Bar

Transportation: Party Bus by Russ, Bristol

Lodging: Best Western Ramkota Hotel