Let's just say that during this glamorous Costa Rica wedding day the champagne never stopped flowing. Now that is our kind of fÃÂªte! Top it off with a stunning Galia Lahav bride, an ivory, gold and amber color scheme and a love story in which 120 friends from all over the United States came to celebrate at the Zephyr Palace and you have one luxurious wedding with "pix to prove!" FunkyTown Photography was behind the lens to capture the beautiful moments for us all to marvel over in this gorgeous gallery. From Katie's getting ready moments and an epic champagne brunch for all her friends donning matching robes and flip-flops to her emotional serenade of "I Can't Help Falling in Love with You" for her groom, Trey, this Costa Rica wedding day is packed with all kinds of feels that will make you get goosebumps. It is pure eye-candy.
Glamorous Costa Rica Wedding Day
Katie and Trey are clearly a charismatic due who met when they were kids, dated in high school, and then found each other several years later only to fall in love all over again. Trey surprised his girl with a proposal at the Master's Golf Tournament with a diamond ring down on one knee. To have 120 friends fly in for your destination wedding says a lot about this couple. In addition to her posse of friends who traveled in, Katie brought with her a pro makeup artist and hair stylist and Dreamtime, a 10-person band out of Philly, to rock the reception with their top 40 tunes for all night dancing. Elements Event Group out of the U.S. made sure every detail was perfect, including the creation of a giant custom bar in the salon. Tall robust rose arrangements in ivory, blush and lavender hues with pops of peach graced the golden sequin tablescapes. Love amber colored votives cast a soft light to create a romantic ambience. And when Dreamtime paused their entertainment for speeches they were simple, sweet and touching bringing guests to tearful moments. Katie surprised her guests and Trey by playing on the grand piano and singing "I Can't Help Falling in Love with You" bringing the house to a standing ovation. Unbeknownst to her groom, she had been sneaking out to take piano lessons months leading up to their wedding day. During their thank-you speech, Trey sung the praises of his bride acknowledging her ability to not only plan this huge extravaganza event, but pack her dress and all the supplies needed for their two boys, along with the luggage for their trip. In the end, it was him who accidentally left his tux at home. Regardless, it is the memories like this and so much more that will make this dreamy glamorous Costa Rica wedding day one that is unforgettable.