Lauren Michele Mann and Michael Joseph Dawson of Fort Worth were married Sept. 21, 2013, at Thistle Hill in Fort Worth.
Brian Walker of Fort Worth officiated the double-ring ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of Mark and Michele Mann of Decatur. The groom is the son of Jim Dawson of Fort Worth and Linda Dawson of Scottsdale, Ariz.
Escorted by her father, the bride wore a strapless, ivory Vera Wang organza gown. The mermaid-style dress featured a pleated tier skirt with beaded lace applique.
She wore a Vera Wang single-tier cage veil with lace applique and floral detailing.
She carried a bouquet of cream and pale pink roses, baby’s breath and cascading greenery.
Maid of honor was Chelsea Roy of Hookset, N.H. Bridesmaids included: Ellen Torrence of Houston; Lisa Louangpho, Maddison Scott and Ashley Benedict, all of Fort Worth; Amy Lucero of Midland; Jacquelyn Mabry of Denton; and Jaklyn Huffmen of Carrollton.
Bridal attendants wore spaghetti-strap, knee-length dresses in rose chiffon that featured beaded pearls and an empire skirt. They carried bouquets of ivory pompoms with rose pearl-beaded handles.
Flower girl was Kennedy Hafer, cousin of the bride and daughter of Marsha and Justin Hafer of Decatur.
Ringbearers were John and Tyler Lucero, nephews of the groom and sons of Amy and John Paul Lucero of Midland.
Best man was Ryan Dawson, brother of the groom, of Austin.
Groomsmen were Holten Campbell, Michael Cotten, Dillon King and Chris Hoisager, all of Midland; Hunter Parrish and Benny Sorola of Fort Worth; and Joe Dowdle of Austin.
Ushers were Brady Mann, brother of the bride, of Fort Worth, and Chase Gasperson, cousin of the bride, of Bridgeport.
Violinst was Leah Greenfield of Denton.
The bride’s parents hosted a reception at Thistle Hill following the ceremony.
The groom’s parents hosted a rehearsal dinner at the Fort Worth Club.
Following a wedding trip to Montego Bay, Jamaica, the couple lives in Midland.
The bride earned a bachelor’s degree in merchandising from the University of North Texas.
The groom is an oil and gas attorney and co-owner of Dawson, Parrish P.C.