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{ merry christmas | the breakers, palm beach | stunning holiday tree }

Best wishes to all for a wonderful holiday and the happiest of New Years!

We have been fortunate to spend so much of 2016 shooting at this beautiful historic property, that it has become like our home away from home!!! Our warmest thanks to our extended Breakers family… Kym, Sal, Sascha, Jeff + Katie… along w. Tim and the fabulous F+B staff. Here’s to a rocking 2017!!!!

xoxo
-Joriann
(and Jess + Kelly too!)

Tree decor: Design Studio by The Breakers


{ janet’s maternity session | the breakers | high fashion maternity photography }

We are thrilled to have recently launched our new Chris Joriann Maternité division, focusing on unique high fashion and fine art perspectives, for new mommies-to-be. Our “Great Expectations Platinum Series” follows the journey from baby shower, to maternity session, to newborn.

Janet’s styled maternity shoot was captured on location at The Breakers Palm Beach. The day long session included several looks, with designer gowns and accessories by Sew Trendy.

Check out highlights from her fabulous victorian themed baby shower.





























venue: the breakers
gowns: sew trendy
makeup artistry + hair styling:


{ karolina + richard | the breakers | palm beach wedding photography |

Karolina + Richard’s stunning wedding was held at The Breakers Palm Beach.

The bride was just breathtaking in a lace couture gown by Prina Tornai and her bridemaids all rocked hot pink halter top gowns.

The couple exchanged vows at St. Ann Catholic Church in W. Palm Beach.

The spectacular event was managed by Sascha LaGreca + Jeff Fowler, for The Breakers. The Circle Room hosted the reception with florals + décor created by The Design Studio at the Breakers. The candle-lit room was awash in magenta and blue hues with gold chiavari chair, tables featured and assortment of white orchids + hot pink roses. The 4-tiered cake created by the Breakers pastry chef, alternated ivory and 14k gold fondant, with a monogramed crest. Then, as midnight struck, the Circle Room partied on with a fabulous La Hora Loca, complete with costumed dancers.

































































































































venue: the breakers
florals + décor: design studio at the breakers
event managers: sascha la greca + jeff fowler for the breakers
church: st. ann catholic church, w palm beach
gown: prina tornai
shoes: casadei
jewelry: david yurman
live event painting: live event painting art by gayle
cake: the breakers pastry chef


{ michelle + nathan | the breakers | palm beach wedding photography }

Michelle + Nathan’s Spring wedding was held at the The Breakers Palm Beach, where the couple exchanged vows on the lawn beside the hotel’s epic fountain.

The bride wore a Nurit-Hen Haute Couture gown paired with wedges by Giuseppe Zanotti, and hand-made headpiece by Maria Elena.

The beautiful oceanfront event was managed by Sal Raciot, for The Breakers. The Beach club reception featured table scapes of white tulips + décor by The Design Studio at the Breakers. The candle-lit room was awash in amber hues with white Louis IVI chairs w. black and silver overlays. The 4-tiered ivory fondant cake created by the Breakers pastry chef, featured 14k gold layers florals and leaf décor which mirrored the bride’s headpiece.
























































































































venue: the breakers
florals + décor: design studio at the breakers
event manager: sal raciot for the breakers
bridal gown: nurit-hen
shoes: giuseppe zanotti
headpiece: maria elena
hair + makeup styling: team beauti
cake: the breakers pastry chef


{ rhandi + pete | the breakers | palm beach wedding photography |

Rhandi + Pete’s breathtaking destination wedding was held at the The Breakers Palm Beach, where the couple exchanged vows on the front lawn beside the historic hotel’s fountain.

The bride was a vision in an elegant Hayley Paige couture gown, paired with gold strappy Jimmy Choo’s‘s. Her bridemaids all sparkled in rose gold sequins.

The stunning event was managed by Sal Raciot, for The Breakers. The Circle Room hosted the reception which continued the Ivory + Gold theme, with florals + décor created by The Design Studio at the Breakers. The candle-lit room was awash in violet hues with gold chiavari chairs w. matching overlays, tables featured and assortment of white orchids + roses. The 5-tiered cake created by the Breakers pastry chef, alternated ivory spun butter creme, and 14k gold layers.






































































































































































































venue: the breakers
florals + décor: design studio at the breakers
event manager: sal raciot for the breakers
gown: hayley paige
shoes: jimmy choo
groom’s ring: david yurman
brides rings: cartier
live event painting: katherine kessler
cake: the breakers pastry chef


{ lauren + kenny | the breakers | palm beach wedding photography }

Lauren + Kenny’s wedding took place at the The Breakers Palm Beach. It was breathtaking!!!

The bride rocked a fabulous couture gown by Monique Lhullier, paired with “something blue” soled lace Aquazzura‘s.

The stunning event was coordinated by Heather Lowenthal for Posh Parties, and managed by Katie Gillespie for The Breakers. The couple exchanged vows on the ocean lawn beneath a translucent chupah with cascading white orchids, followed by cocktails overlooking the sea.

The Mediterranean Ballroom, was host to an epic reception with florals + décor created by The Design Studio at the Breakers. The candle-lit room was awash in blush hues with a sparkling array of crystal globed chandeliers hanging above the checkered marble dance floor. Lace covered tables alternated gold chiavaris and Louis XVI chairs, and featured and assortment of blush and white orchids, roses and tulips.

















































































































































































venue: the breakers
florals + décor: design studio at the breakers
wedding coordination: heather lowenthal for posh parties
event manager: katie gillespie for the breakers
gown: monique lhullier
shoes: aquazurra firenze
veil: toni federici
hair piece: jennifer behr
makeup + hair artistry: lotus hair studio
cake: the breakers pastry chef


{ jessica + michael | the breakers | palm beach wedding photography }

Just before sunset, beneath a canopy of cascading orchids, Jessica + Michael exchanged vows, overlooking the ocean at The Breakers Palm Beach.

The bride was pure elegance, dressed in a lace backed long sleeve gown by Pronovias featuring a six foot train. Paired with fabulous Sergio Rossi laser-cut silver shoes, with a tiny jewel of “something blue” on the insoles, the look was complete.

Guests enjoyed cocktails on the Ocean Lawn, and a dinner reception followed. Coordinated by Breakers’ Event Manager, Katie Gillespie, the Beach Club space was transformed into a tropical paradise featuring an array of exotic florals created by The Design Studio at the Breakers.

After, there was dancing and a fabulous dessert consisting of a 4-tier fondant cake with cascading orchids and the Breakers signature sundaes. At the end of the night, in addition to traditional favors, a donation was made to a children’s charity, and guests walked away with a tiffany box filled with fluffy “little hugs”.































































































































venue: the breakers
florals + décor: design studio at the breakers
event manager: katie gillespie for the breakers
gown: pronovias
shoes: sergio rossi
makeup + hair artistry: team beauti
cake: the breakers pastry chef