I am enamored with weddings because they are one of the happiest days in a person’s life. I love everything from seeing families coming together to the small details that go into making each wedding unique. But nothing beats being able to capture portraits of a newly married couple sharing their first blissful moments.
Love stories have a way of unfolding in the most unexpected and beautiful of settings. For Kaitlyn and Michael, their love story began on a college campus, and it blossomed into something truly magical. Their journey led them to a stunning wedding at Cielo Farms in Malibu, a day filled with love, laughter, and a little bit of rain.
Kaitlyn and Michael’s love story started like many others – on a college campus, where they were both pursuing their dreams and ambitions. As they navigated the ups and downs of academic life, they found solace and strength in each other’s company. Their love grew with every passing day, and they soon realized that they were meant to be together forever.
Their wedding day was a testament to their enduring love. With all the rain recently in California, the Cielo Farms venue transformed into a lush, green paradise. The natural beauty of Malibu came alive in ways that no one could have predicted.
Kaitlyn looked stunning in her classic sweetheart A-line dress, a vision of elegance and grace. Her radiant smile lit up the entire venue as she walked down the aisle towards Michael, the man she had chosen to spend her life with. Michael, in his dapper tux, couldn’t take his eyes off his bride. Their love was palpable, and it filled the hearts of everyone in attendance.
The color palette of the wedding was simple yet elegant: green and white. These timeless colors symbolized the fresh start of their journey as a married couple. The lush greenery of the venue, now accentuated by the rain, created a serene and picturesque backdrop for the celebration.
One of the unsung heroes of the day was their wedding planner, Bella Vita Events. Bella Vita Events went above and beyond to ensure that every detail of the wedding went off without a hitch. From coordinating with vendors to managing the flow of the day, their expert touch allowed Kaitlyn and Michael to fully enjoy their special day, knowing that everything was in capable hands.
As the evening unfolded, guests from the East Coast, who had traveled a great distance to be there, reveled in the love and joy that enveloped the celebration. Laughter, heartfelt speeches, and guests hitting the dance floor hard was an experience for all.
Makeup + Hair: @veilofgraceco
Rentals/Lighting/Dance Floor: @premiere_rents