Real Florida Wedding: Amanda and Robert at the St. Regis Bal Harbour Resort

The two wed in a lavish three-day celebration that memorialized the bride's late mother and showcased shades of gold, champagne, and blush.

Real Florida Wedding: Meredith and Matthew at Saint Edward Roman Catholic Church, Palm Beach

The couple, both lawyers, chose a legal theme for their wedding with unique details ranging from custom escort cards in the shape of the scales of justice to their favorite Supreme Court cases as table names.

Real Florida Wedding: Tamara and Nick at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, Miami

For nature-lovers Tamara Garcia and Nick Tarantino, getting married at the lush Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden in Miami was “the obvious choice,” according to the bride.

Real Wedding: Perri Pincus and Robert Gianquitti at Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach

Bride: Perri Pincus Groom: Robert Ryan Gianquitti Wedding date: May 28, 2016 Venue: Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa Theme: Romantic chic Colors: Blush, gold, Champagne, gray Wedding...

Real Florida Wedding: Chelsea Joyce and James Loffredo at Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island

Chelsea Joyce and James Loffredo met online in 2013, and on a Saturday morning two years later, the couple got engaged when James placed...

Real Florida Wedding: Maru Bazua and David Acosta in Miami

How they met: It was definitely not love at first sight when Maru and David met n 2008 at Duffy’s Sports Grill in Boca...

Real Florida Wedding: Stephanie Cohen and Jordan Lerman at B’nai Israel, Boca Raton

For Stephanie Cohen and Jordan Lerman, the way to each other's hearts was through food. The pair, who live in West Palm Beach, met...

Real Florida Wedding: Ashley Ferguson and Jordan Langlois at Bonnet House

Ashley Ferguson and Jordan Langlois grew up and graduated from the same high school in their hometown of Elkins, West Virginia. Ironically, it wasn't...

Real Florida Wedding: Steve Walsh and Deanna Lederman at The Breakers Palm Beach

For former University of Miami and NFL quarterback Steve Walsh, many of his greatest football memories and achievements happened on the field. But Walsh...

Real Florida Wedding: Lauren Grattenthaler and Jim Willbrand at South Seas Island Resort

As the saying goes, love often finds us when we least expect it. That was certainly the case for Lauren Grattenthaler and Jim Willbrand,...

Real Florida Wedding: Courtney Shaw and James Gabelbauer

In August of 2008, when wedding planner Courtney Shaw, owner of Fabulously Chic Weddings, spotted James Gabelbauer playing guitar with his band in Cape...

Real Florida Wedding: Natalie and Ryan

For Natalie Yacoub and Ryan Pugh, it wasn't their first time meeting, but their second, that proved to be a charm. "We were both living in...

Real Florida Wedding: Aimett Mary Alvarez and Juan Francisco Perez

Aimett and Juan met 15 years ago while working at AMC Movie Theatres, but, as happens for many couples, their road to happily ever after...

Real Florida Wedding: Tristan Eckert and Julien Gremaud

For West Palm Beach couple Tristan Eckert and Julien Gremaud, it wasn't necessarily love at first sight. Not mutually, anyway. According to Tristan, an...

Real Weddings: Renée-Claude Cardinal and Kevin James Melnuk

Learning to waterski requires almost total concentration, but in the summer of 1998, while attending Matt Rini Waterski School in Orlando, a then 10-year-old...

Amy Lewis and Jeffrey Dils

Amy Lewis and Jeffrey Dils use the beach as the canvas for their simply elegant wedding.

Lauren Feltman and Brett Schneider

Lauren Feltman and Brett Schneider's traditional Jewish wedding was modernized by current trends.

Odalys Reyes and Matthew Caballero

Odalys Reyes and Matthew Caballero's natural chic South Florida wedding was an extension of the bride's style.

Jennifer Simon and John Malek-Ahmadi

Jennifer Simon and John Malek-Ahmadi had a winter wedding without the cold weather.

Laurel Weiske and Darrell Crowe

Laurel Weiske and Darrell Crowe played up a “natural vintage” theme for their outdoor wedding in Santa Rosa Beach.

Salena Spradlin and Rolf Osteraas

Salena Spradlin and Rolf Osteraas brought three rings of fun to their Santa Rosa Beach circus-themed wedding.

Monica O’Malley and Jorge Castillo

Monica O'Malley and Jorge Castillo incorporated eco-friendly ideas throughout their festive and bright wedding in Tampa.

Liz Tully and Will Covington

Liz Tully and Will Covington's modern beachy affair at One Ocean Resort & Spa was designed around their wedding guests.

Robyn Sullivan and James Jackson

Robyn Sullivan and James Jackson celebrated two holidays on May 5, 2012: their wedding day and Cinco de Mayo.


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