RITZ CARLTON WEDDING | STEPHANIE AND PIERCE
How did you both meet? We met at a UCF bowl game in 2009… the St Petersburg bowl! Both of us were sitting in the opposing sides section (UCF tickets were sold out) and met by chance !.
How did your husband propose? At the restaurant where we had our first date… Houston’s (on the intercostal). He had a violin player on the dock playing Coldplay-sky full of stars.
What was your wedding inspiration? (think decor, overall theme and feel of the day, etc) Glamorous, elegant and modern.
What was your favorite design element of your wedding? The floral decor… centerpieces, aisle decorations, floral arch for ceremony with crystal chandelier. And of course the cake !
Describe some of your favorite wedding details and how you came up with them. White and champagne decor colors- sleek, clean and classic, Polaroid guest book- Pinterest, Ice luge and sculpture – surprise from my dad !.
What was the most memorable moment of your wedding day? Saying our own written vows to each other & our first dance !.
Please describe your cake (if any) Four tier – gold white and black. Large black fondant accent flower. Crystal “B” cake topper.
Any advice for those planning their wedding now?Enjoy every minute ! It goes by so fast, don’t get caught up in the small details or drama (there will be some at some point lol). Plan and pick things out together that represent you as a couple.
What was your biggest surprise on your wedding day? Gift from my husband to be. Surprise UCF ice sculpture from my dad.
What one moment will last with you both forever? First kiss and reception entrance being announced as husband and wife!.
Which moment are you the most excited to see in photos? All of them ! Dancing, first look, cake cutting.
What song did you walk down the aisle to? Bruno mars – just the way you are (violin cover)
What song played for your first dance? Brett Eldridge – mean to me
What are you most looking forward to as a married couple? All the adventures ahead and sharing them together.
What did you like the most about working with KV Photography? It was easy … we never felt smothered, overwhelmed or uncomfortable. And the creativity with the shots … what a great eye you both have ! You are both so friendly and personable, which helped ease the nerves on such a big day. Thank you!.