Kelly and Peter’s Destination Wedding in Punta Cana, DR


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All photos taken by the talented Michael Steingard

Couple: Kelly and Peter
Occupations: Kelly – Office Manager; Peter – owns a construction company
How they met: We met at work
What attracted Peter to Kelly: Personality
What attracted Kelly to Peter: His charm
Engagement Story: We had broken into our new home which was still being built and Peter had claimed he needed my help with something inside the house. When I got inside there he was with the ring in his hand.

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The Wedding Day
Wedding Date: January 27, 2011
Number of Guests: 50
 Memorable Moment: Walking down the aisle to Peter
Peter’s Most Memorable Moment: When he saw Kelly for the first time
Advice to others: Follow your instincts; remember it’s your wedding!
Wedding Song: Andrea Boccelli – Can’t Help Falling in Love with You
Fave Wedding Detail: Flowers and décor and the way everyone looked
Signature Drink: Cranberry and vodka
Most unexpected moment: Bridesmaids dresses all had watermarks on them; had to dry clean them the day of the wedding
The day in three words: Amazing, hot and beautiful

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Wedding Info
Ceremony location: Gazebo
Reception location: On a balcony overlooking the resort
Kelly’s Gown: Mermaid style and strapless
Bridal Party Attire: Short pink, strapless dresses
Peter’s outfit: Linen suit
Favours: Leather photo album
Music: Mix of all types
Flowers: Roses and lilies
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Fun Stuff
Astrological Signs (Kelly) and (Peter): Capricorn and Taurus
Type of Ring: White gold with diamonds
Wedding Colours: Pink and champagne
Kelly’s Shoes: Very high, open toe
What was borrowed? Bobby pins from the stylist
What was new? Wedding gown
What was blue? My garter belt
What did you put in gift bags? Aloe Vera, deck of cards, magazine, disposable camera
Most romantic moment: Being introduced as Mr. & Mrs.

There was a little silliness with the cake cutting... watch as the scene unfolds!

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Tell us about your experience working with LUXE Destination Weddings: My wedding coordinator Alexandra was amazing and an angel! She took the time with me and my wedding. She knew exactly what I was looking for. Thank you!

Kelly and Pete 30Kelly and Pete 36Kelly and Pete 38Again, a big thanks to Michael Steingard, who photographed this wedding brilliantly!!

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