Rebecca + Joey, Brewster Academy, Wolfeboro, NH

Rebecca and Joey were married on Lake Winnipesaukee.  Joey’s family has a home on the lake in Wolfeboro, NH,  and it was a very special place to them.  They couldn’t think of a better, more appropriate destination to get married.  But, living in NY, they quickly realized it would be beneficial to having a local hand in their planning.  That’s where we came in and began the fun and exciting process of planning their wedding on the lake, at Brewster Academy.

Rebecca and I quickly became partners in crime, as we planned their dream wedding.   Being a NYC girl, and working for Town and Country, Rebecca not only has great taste and style but she knew exactly what she wanted her wedding to look and feel like.  Her vision was romantic and elegant, modern, yet rustic.   A lot to balance but I think the execution, and coming up with just the right balance, made the details look effortless.

We brought in some of the best talent in Boston including Capers Catering, Wilson Steven’s Beantown and Stacey Frasca.  We also had so much fun finding the best local vendors as well!  Exeter Tent was literally the foundation to this amazing wedding, F as in Flowers provided gorgeous floral arrangements and the delicious wedding cake was from Oh La La.

Rebecca and her bridesmaids got ready in a house on the lake just 10 minutes from the venue.  Joey arrived by boat for their emotional first look and then they had some fun taking photos at some of the best spots in Wolfeboro, such as the old train station.

From the ceremony on the lawn and cocktail hour in the boat house, to the reception in the tent, the views were spectacular and the breeze was comforting.   What I love most are all the special, unique touches.  Just to name a few, the gorgeous arbor decorated with flowers and organza, the fun signature drink, the Moscow Mule, and the oversized R&J marking the lantern lined pathway to the tent.  Of course there was the first dance to warm your heart, the heartfelt toasts and the parent dances to make you sob but this crowd knew how to party.  They kept the dance floor packed all night long, but it didn’t end there.  The majority of their guests came from out of town, so they wanted to be sure to spend as much time with everyone as possible so their after party continued at the local crawl, The Wolfeboro Inn.

Rebecca and Joey were a dream to work with.  I am so thankful to this amazing couple who let me into their lives and allowed me to be part of planning such a special weekend!  Congratulations to them on their first anniversary and their first baby boy!

A few works from Rebecca:

“Our wedding day was magical! Everything turned out exactly how I wanted – from the romantic, rustic decor to our first dance as husband and wife. Working with Michelle was a dream – she truly brought our detailed vision to life and gave us the best day ever!”

Event Planner:  The Day Of

Venue: Brewster Academy

Tent and Rentals: Exeter Events and Tents

Caterer: Capers Catering

Florist: F as in Flowers

Lighting: DesignLight

Band: Beantown

Photographer: Armor & Martel

Videographer: Armor & Martel

Cake: Ohh La La

Transportation: Feliciano Limo

Hair and Makeup: Stacey Frasca Studio 28

Wedding Gown: Monique Lhuillier

 

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