SARASOTA WEDDING Ashleigh Gerow & Charles “Chip” Hubley II October 22, 2016 Two college sweethearts from Indiana, Ashleigh and Chip dreamed of an elegant aair overlooking the water on Florida’s Gulf Coast. e Mediterranean revival-style Powel Crosley Estate with its stunning sunset views, set the tone for the big day. Guests danced the night away. “All of our friends and both our families filled up the dance floor and kept the party going all night,” says Ashleigh. “We wanted everyone to leave with a ‘best wedding ever!’ kind of mood.” Cakes by Ron sweetened the already memorable evening with a three-tiered stunner made of dierent flavors: white cake with raspberry filling, chocolate cake with chocolate mousse, and spiced cake with apple filling. By the end of the night, Ashleigh had just one question: “How did we get so lucky?” For their honeymoon, the newlyweds cruised down the Pacific Coast Highway. –Jennifer Agress THE LIST Wedding Planner & Catering Becky Souflis, Simply Gourmet, simplygourmetcaterers.com Bride’s Gown Justin Alexander, Posie Patch, posiepatchbridalsuperstores.com Florals Flowers by Fudgie, flowersbyfudgie.com Cake Cakes by Ron, cakesbyron.com Rentals DaniLyn Vintage Rentals, danilynrentals.com Photographer Cat Pennenga, catpennenga.com WEST PALM BEACH WEDDING Tiffany Dressler & Mario Ghent September 24, 2016 For Tiany and Mario, their happily-ever-after started with a love letter. The Port St. Lucie couple chose to celebrate in style at the new Hilton hotel in downtown West Palm Beach. While walking down the aisle with her stepson (he gave her away) will forever remain in her memory, Tiany says the 10-year-old stole the show with his best man speech. “It’s a moment I will always cherish,” she says. “And we tried to take pieces of everything we like to create a special day of our own.” Instead of the traditional garter toss, Mario opted to throw a custom-decorated football. Tiany incorporated her favorite hues of pink, purple, silver and ivory into the centerpieces and decor. e couple is planning a honeymoon to Hawaii. –Lola élin THE LIST Wedding Planner Jennifer Hardiman, Fabuluxe Events, fabuluxeevents.com Bride’s Gown Kenneth Winston, Mollé Bridals, mollebridals.com Bride’s Hair & Makeup Christie Lopez, christielopezmakeup.com Florals & Lighting JM Events, myjmevents.com Cake Johnson’s Custom Cakes, johnsonscustomcakes.com Videographer Anchor Weddings, anchorweddings.com Photographer Chris Kruger Photography, chriskrugerweddingphotographer.com ST. GEORGE ISLAND WEDDING Erika DeVries & William “Beau” Bryant Pender III September 3, 2016 It was love at rst sight when Erika and Beau met at a Fourth of July soiree in St. George Island. At the same party next year, Beau proposed and the rest is history. e couple dreamed of a beach wedding, but Hurricane Hermine moved the party inside. A little wind and rain didn’t stop the newlyweds or their guests from having a wonderful time. Erika says that her photographer, Amy Little, managed to capture her favorite moments from the big day like the petal toss, despite the weather. And their pup, Heinz, stole the show as the “dog of honor.” e couple was thrilled with the picture-perfect weather for their honeymoon in St. Lucia. –LH THE LIST Wedding Venue St. George Plantation, stgeorgeplantation.com Wedding Planner Emily Guy, friend of the bride Bride’s Gown Allure Bridals, Low’s Bridal, lowsbridal.com Bride’s Hair & Makeup Dona Polous & Brittany Turner, Southern Belle’s Hair Salon Groom’s Tux Black Tie Formalwear, pctuxguys.com Florals Bayside Weddings & Events, stgeorgeislandweddings.com Catering Provisions Restaurant & Catering, provisionsfl.com Rentals, Linens & Lighting Panâche Tent & Event, panachetents.com Photographer Amy Little Photography, amylittlephotography.com KEY LARGO WEDDING Victoria Azcuy & Giovanni Aldama April 1, 2017 Victoria and Giovanni met in college in Gainesville, and after a romantic beach proposal in Jacksonville, the couple opted for a garden-style island wedding on a private beach at the Hilton Key Largo Resort. Victoria walked down the aisle in a lace Ines Di Santo gown, holding a white bouquet with pops of champagne roses. During the reception, guests sat at dark wood farmhouse tables covered in bushy garlands and ickering votive candles, and enjoyed rum cake with butterscotch and coconut frosting from Unique D’Lites. “I loved every moment, especially the reception,” says Victoria. “The entire room was energized and everyone was on the dance floor the entire time.” e couple went to St. Lucia for their honeymoon. –JA THE LIST Wedding Planner Island Life Events, islandlifeevents.com Bride’s Gown & Veil Ines Di Santo, Chic Parisien, cpbride.com Bride’s Hair & Makeup Hair: Michelle Hurtado, lovelylocksbm. com; makeup: Roseli Adams, makeupbyroseli.blogspot.com Groom’s Tux & Shoes Rex Fabrics, rexfabrics.com Florals Debbie and Kellen, Floral Fantasy, floralfantasyweddings.com Cake & Favors Unique D’Lites, uniquedlites.wixsite.com Rentals, Lighting & Entertainment Event My Way, eventmyway.com Videographer Christian Fernandez, christianjfernandez.com Photographer Jannette DeLlanos Photography, jannettedellanosphotography.com
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