Brandon and Brea connected with each other through social media while attending The University of North Carolina, but met initially for a business opportunity.

Brea was a party promoter selling tickets to Greatest Homecoming on Earth, and Brandon wanted to purchase some for his friends. “Brandon text me afterward to ask if he can purchase more tickets,” Brea remembers. “He asked if I wanted to meet with him again or if give his friends my number. Since I thought that he was cute, I suggested we meet again.” During their second meetup, Brandon asked her out to a Japanese restaurant. The rest was history.

After getting engaged on Christmas Day 2017, the couple teamed up with Demetris Faison of Creative Touch Events. They decided on the cool and newly-renovated venue called Cadillac Service Garage in Greensboro, North Carolina. The Washingtons fell in love with the exposed brick, modern industrial design, and the large bridal suite. “I feel like having a wedding planner helped bring my perfect wedding vision to reality,” says Brea.

Scroll through the gallery to see photos from Brea and Brandon’s industrial chic wedding day.

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