Angie and Jonas’ Destination Wedding in St. Lucia
May 23, 2012
Angie and Jonas tied the knot in St. Lucia and we couldn’t be more thrilled for them!! Here’s a photo and personal story of their journey to become husband and wife… All of these stunning photos are courtesy of Tied Photography.
About Angie and Jonas:
Occupations: Both RN’s at The Hospital for Sick Children
How they met: We met while working together as nurses at The Hospital For Sick Chilren
What attracted him to her: Beauty, soul and mind
What attracted her to him: Infectious smile, joyful spirit and gentle, caring nature
Engagement story: Jonas was going to propose to Angie while they were in Thailand but because Jonas did not want to travel around with the ring, he decided to do a surprise proposal during her birthday celebration with some of their closest friends at a restaurant before they left for vacation.
The Wedding Day
Wedding date: Thursday, April 19, 2012
Number of Guests: 48
Her most memorable moment: Walking down the aisle and seeing Jonas and his smile
His most memorable moment: Everything about the wedding day and also spending the whole week with friends and family was amazing.
Advice to others: Consider a destination wedding and hire a wedding planner
Wedding song: Marry Me by Train
Fave wedding detail: Flowers, centre pieces and sky lanterns
Signature Drink: Pina Colada and BBC (Baileys, Fresh Banana, and Coconut)
Most unexpected moment: Surprise personalized recorded performance of Marry You (Bruno Mars), dedicated to us from Jonas’ cousins who were unable to travel to St. Lucia
The day in three words: Beautiful, amazing, perfect
Ceremony location: The Wedding Chapel Gazebo, Smuggler’s Cove Resort & Spa, St. Lucia
Reception location: Waterside Creole Grill
Bridal gown: Vera Wang
Groom’s outfit: Custom made suit & shirt by Garrison Bespoke / Tie: Prada / Shoes: Christian Loboutin
Bridal party attire:
Bridesmaids: Dress: Dessy / Shoes: Michael Kors
Groomsmen: Shirt: Hugo Boss / Pants: Banana Republic / Shoes: Sperry
Favours: Luggage Tags by VeryVerdant (on Etsy)
Music: Violinist (Ceremony), Steel Band (Cocktail Hour), Local DJ (Reception)
Astrological Signs (hers) and (his): Sagittarius and Aquarius
Type of Ring: Bride’s Engagement Ring: Yellow Diamond Tiffany Soleste, Bride’s Wedding Band: Cartier, Groom’s Wedding Band: David Yurman
Wedding Colors: Ivory, Lime Green, Turquoise
Bride’s Shoes: Gucci blue Swarovski pumps
What was borrowed? The tiffany chairs that were used during the ceremony and reception
What was new? Bride’s jewelry
What was blue? The bride’s shoe, the groomsmen shoes (sole) and the groom’s socks.
What did you put in gift bags?: Postcards from St. Lucia and handheld fans.
Most romantic moment: The sunset during the reception and the lighting of the sky lanterns
What was your feedback on working with LUXE: Great service from our wedding coordinator Alex!!