Emily and David’s Ringling Museum Wedding

Inspired by Emily, and David's, travels to Italy and Morocco, rich jewel tones set the stage for a bold look, and worked beautifully with the wedding venue. Watch for this wedding in the Fall/Winter issue of the Knot which is due out this spring! Ceremony/Cocktail Reception: Cad'Z'an...

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Amina and Brian’s Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota Wedding

Amina's beautiful Vera Wang couture bridal gown was breathtaking! Ceremony/Cocktail Reception was held on the lawn.  Dinner and dancing followed in the Healing Garden. [caption id="attachment_3193" align="aligncenter" width="572"] Amina totally rocked this gorgeous dress![/caption]   [caption id="attachment_3202" align="aligncenter" width="672"] The decor was very Art Deco. Super glamorous![/caption] [caption id="attachment_3206"...

Molly and Ethan’s Wedding at Ringling Museum

This beautiful wedding at The Ringling Museum was held in the Courtyard.  Because Ethan is a Lieutenant-Commander in the Navy, we concluded the ceremony with a beautiful Sword Ceremony. [caption id="attachment_3020" align="aligncenter" width="725"] Molly and Ethan recessed through the sword arch...

Sarasota Weddings - Sarasota Yacht Club

Mackenzie and Don’s Sarasota Yacht Club Wedding

Ceremony: Church of the Redeemer Reception: Sarasota Yacht Club Photos: Genevieve DiManio   [caption id="attachment_2851" align="aligncenter" width="640"] I just love the vintage Bentley![/caption] [caption id="attachment_2857" align="aligncenter" width="640"] I love giving the bride and groom their 'first look' at the room![/caption] Wedding planning Sarasota,  Sarasota Wedding planner,  Sarasota Wedding planners, Sarasota Wedding...

Recently Married? Engaged?

I was contacted by a casting company, from NYC, seeking one newlywed or engaged couple, and their family, to participate in the ultimate Family-Centered Game Show. Engaged couple must be married by Feb 2013! They are looking for fun, energetic couples who have families with BIG...

Engagement Ring

The History of Engagement Rings

Now that engagement season is right around the corner have you ever wonder how the tradition of giving an engagement ring got started? Well, it wasn’t always diamonds and platinum. In fact, rubies, claddagh rings, and even thimbles (yep, you heard us) were popular choices...