haute couture

{ sherri + brian | the breakers | palm beach wedding photography }

Sherri + Brian’s intimate wedding celebration was held at The Breakers, Palm Beach.

The bride wore a custom designed [pink champagne + gold antique lace couture gown from Carrie Me Couture, Palm Beach, matched with sparkling Jimmy Choos. In her hair, a delicate hair accessory from Twigs + Honey, beautifully boxed. The groom, was dapper in a tux by Ermenegildo Zegna, with shoes by Bally.

The bouquet, by The Design Studio at the Breakerswas beyond beautiful and featured a romantic mix of white gardenias, blush sweet escimo and quicksand roses, mixed with silver brunia berries, and wrapped in a braided ribbon and fastened with an antique brooch.

Raindrops moved the ceremony indoors, from the ocean lawn, but the calming tones of the ballroom worked well with the fabric draped chiavari’s, and ivy covered chuppah. A gourmet dinner reception in the Gulfstream Room overlooking the ocean, followed.

A beautiful candlelit king’s table was created by The Design Studio at the Breakers. Event Manager Sal Raciot coordinated this cozy event to perfection!

































































venue: the breakers
florals + décor: design studio at the breakers
event manager: sal racicot for the breakers
gown: carrie me couture, palm beach
shoes: jimmychoo
hair comb: twigs + honey
cake: the breakers pastry chef
makeup artistry: summer for anushka spa
nails: keisha for anushka spa
hair styling: mayra for anushka spa
brooch on bouquet: family heirloom – from Grandma Beverly


{ patricia + john | brazilian court | flagler museum | palm beach wedding photography }

Patricia + John’s wedding took place at Flagler Museum, Palm Beach.

Earlier in the day, the couple prepped The Brazilian Court. The bride wore a stunning lace strapless Vera Wang couture gown softened by a romantic tulle shrug. Bridesmaids wore whisper blue gowns by Jenny Yoo with halter spaghetti strapped necklines, paired with satin/rhinestone belts. The little flower girls, complete with baby’s breath hair wreaths + wooded baskets, coordinated with matching satin sashed bows.

Following their exchange of vows at St. Ann Church in a traditional Catholic ceremony, guests enjoyed cocktails on the Flagler Museum’s Lake Terrace overlooking the intracoastal. Dinner and dancing was held in the candle lit West Room and featured garden inspired decor by Port + Palm Co., and gold and vintage baby blue china. Dreamy three tier ivory buttercream cake with blush peonies by Nina’s Fresh Bakery, Jupiter.





































































































venue: the flagler museum, palm beach
member service manager: lauren klyman for the flagler museum
cake: nina’s fresh bakery, jupiter
florals + décor: port + palm co
bridal gown:vera wang
bridesmaids gowns: jenny yoo
bridal shoes: kate spade
bracelet: van cleef + arpels
makeup artistry: yaka canubida salon margrit
hair styling: brittanne hammond of edmund james salon


{ aura + maks | private waterfront estate | jupiter island wedding photography }

Aura + Maks’ waterfront wedding, took place at a beautiful private Jupiter Island estate.

The bride prepped at nearby the Wyndham Grand Jupiter and wore a stunning couture gown by from Klienfeld New York and killer shoes by Badgley Mischka).

The unique event was coordinated by Above the Rest Events and perfectly managed by Lourdes Farina.

After the romantic waterfront ceremony, complete with adorable, tuxedo clad four-legged “corgie” ring bearer, guests enjoyed cocktails poolside, with floating candles and lotus flowers. Later a tented reception uplit in hues of lavender featured white and silver decor, by Daniel Events with falling petals, white draping and dance floor, and orchids galore. The romantic 4-tier silver and ivory cake with spun sugar flowers by Johnson’s Custom Cakes was bejeweled to confectionary perfection.











































































hotel: wyndham grand jupiter, harbourside
venue: private residence, jupiter
event planner: above the rest events
florals + décor: daniel events
bridal shoes: badgley mischka
bridal salon: klienfeld, new york
cake: johnson’s custom cakes, wellington
tent: tent logix
catering: rockstar catering co


{ kristen + ricardo | the flagler museum | brazilian court | palm beach wedding photography }

Kristen + Rics’ wedding was held at Flagler Museum, Palm Beach, overlooking the intracoastal.

The day began at The Brazilian Court, where the bride and groom both readied. Dressed in an elegant satin/lace strapless couture gown with a trumpet silhouette by Vera Wang a to die for cathedral veil, and bejeweled Manolo Blahnik, peau de soies. Kristen was simply regal. Her bridesmaids wore navy gowns with varying necklines, and the adorable flower girls coordinated with matching navy satin sashes.

Following their exchange of vows at the adjacent Royal Poinciana Chapel, the bridal party dodged the raindrops with individual transparent umbrellas,{love}, which allowed for super cute pics despite the weather. Brilliant!!! Post ceremony, guests enjoyed cocktails in Grand Hall and throughout the museum. Next… a fabulous reception, coordinated by Elle Beccera for for Events by Elle, Inc.. The candle lit Flagler Kenan Pavilion featured garden inspired decor by Xquisite Events, with long stemmed calla lilies , and assorted bulbs in baccarat crystal vases, on multi-shaped tables surrounded by espresso chiavaris.

Gatsby style dinner was followed by a four tiered butter creme cake by Earth + Sugar, and other delectable desserts.

















































































venue: the flagler museum, palm beach
member service manager: lauren klyman for the flagler museum
event planning: elle becerra for events by elle, inc.
cake: earth + sugar
florals + décor: xquisite events

bridal gown:vera wang
bridal shoes: manoloblahnik
makeup artistry + hair styling: fresh beauty studio
catering: starr events
invitations: invitations by leston


{ katie + eric | pga national resort + spa | palm beach gardens wedding photography }

Katie + Eric’s town + country wedding, was held at the pavilion atPGA National Resort + Spa, in Palm Beach Gardens.

The bride wore a flowing couture gown by Vera Wang and killer shoes by Badgley Mischka).

The event was coordinated by Fabuluxe Events and managed by Nickole D’Angelo, for PGA National. After the romantic ceremony beneath the pavilion, a garden inspired reception featured room decor, by Dalsimer Atlas Florals + Events with orchid uplighting, candles, and rose, orchid and eucalyptus florals atop gold twined hanging candelabras, and a romantic 4-tier gold and ivory cake by Johnson’s Custom Cakes.




































































































venue: pga national resort + spa, palm beach gardens
catering manager: nickole d’angelo
event planner: fabuluxe events
florals + décor: dalsimer atlas florals + events
bridal gown: morilee by vera wang
bridal shoes: badgley mischka
hair + makeup artistry: kiss this makeup
cake: johnson’s custom cakes, wellington


{ natalia + scott | the breakers | palm beach wedding photography }

Natalia + Scott’s Palm Beach wedding was held at The Breakers.

The couple exchanged vows in the historic hotel’s fabulous fountained courtyard. The bride was beyond stunning as she made her way down the stairs (escorted by her dad) in a to-die-for Julia Kontogruni lace couture gown, with a sheer/embroidered back, and and extended train. Instead of carrying a bouquet, she wore hers… as orchids cascaded from wristlet to floor. {Love!}

The Gold Room, was host to an intimate reception, filled with of out of town guests from her native Chicago. The candle-lit room was awash in bold hues, with red florals + décor created by The Design Studio at the Breakers. Ivory silk covered tables featured crystal candelabras with domed tapers and red roses, surrounded by gold chiavari chairs. The 5-tier ivory fondant and 14k gold cake, was a confectionary masterpiece, with hand-spun sugar flowers painted in gold. The beautiful event was managed by Kym Bichon for The Breakers. {So honored to have captured Kym’s last wedding at the Breakers, after decades of amazing events. Happy Retirement Kym! We will all miss you.}


























































































venue: the breakers
florals + décor: design studio at the breakers
event manager: kym bichon for the breakers
gown: julia knotogruni
shoes: christian louboutin
cake: the breakers pastry chef


{ amanda + wesley | old palm golf club | palm beach gardens wedding photography }

Amanda + Wesley’s wedding weekend was truly extraordinary! They took Rustic Chic to the next level, as Old Palm Golf Club’s lush grounds were transformed, by Chicago designer Tom Kehoe, for Kehoe Designs.

The bride readied earlier in the day at her parents Old Palm residence, and was stunning in a couture gown by Hayley Paige and satin jeweled flats by Badgley Mischka. Her bouquet of mostly black and white poppies, mixed white lilies, and garden roses was a standout.

Guest entered the tented ceremony through a custom gold and white foyer draped in flowers and white organza, the down the petal strewn grass aisle, beneath wooden and floral chandeliers. The couple exchanged vows just before sunset.

Cocktails poolside, were followed by a candlelit dinner held in a white open walled tent, filled with reclaimed wood tables and farm chairs, topped with mercury glass votives, candles, and various arrangements of succulents, lilies, white roses and silver brunia. Earth + Sugar created the 4-tier orchid topped white buttercream and painted gold cake.

After dinner, guests followed the winding art deco lit path, to a clear greenhouse style tent for dancing and desserts. The décor was to die for. Seriously, I wanted to live there. It was like a “Restoration Hardware” dream come true!!!

Creatively crafted by Kehoe Designs, with coordination by Susan Davidson, this fully furnished space, had a natural wood floor, rustic white couches, deconstructed chairs, custom made bars, and an assortment of eclectic chandeliers. There was alsop, a shoe bar, a dessert bar, and a donut wall, along with an ingenius A+W Rootbeer float station, for Amanda + Wesley, complete with custom glasses.














































































































































venue: old palm golf club, palm beach gardens
décor + florals: kehoe designs, chicago, il
event planning: susan davidson
bridal gown: hayley paige
bridal shoes: badgley mischka
jewelry: heirloom jewels
makeup + hair styling: blowtox, palm beach gardens
cake: earth + sugar, palm beach
invitations: invitation creations, highland park, il
welcome bags + intineraries: geigerl , lisa harwood