This island paradise will make you want to cancel your big wedding in exchange for an intimate beach ceremony. Imagine saying I Do in the Maldives with a private destination wedding to your one true love. That is exactly what Nastya and Sasha did at the impossibly idyllic COMO Cocoa Island resort. Picture the most breathtaking beach you ever stepped foot on and the brightest turquoise water you've every swum in as your backdrop. Gorlanova Event planned and designed every pinch-yourself-pretty, glorious detail finding inspiration from Nastya's Vera Wang gown. They not only took the stress away from planning a private destination wedding, but heightened the overall romance and ambience of their dream day with Soutache lace elements and peach tones. One peek at the stunning images from Liliya Gorlanova and you'll see that saying I Do in the Maldives is the perfect start to a happily ever after. Get ready to soak up some prettiness!

Saying I Do in the Maldives with a Private Destination Wedding

We need to remind you that this is not a styled shoot, but the real deal. From Nastya's beautiful Vera Wang ball gown and intricate peach beaded belt to the Soutache lace crotched elements embellishing the peach draped ceremony canopy, every part genuine. Escorted by native the rhythmic beats of the traditional Maldivian drummers, Nastya made her walk toward Sasha encircled by the powder white sand. Carefree with an understated luxury vibe, this adorable couple said their forever I Dos where every moment felt supercharged by their love for one another. After signing their marriage certificate, they toasted one another and shared slices of the decadent two-tier peach cake embellished with sugar lace and designed by celebrity Chef Jereme Leung. The newlyweds then dined on native cuisine prepared by UFAA (which means happiness) with one of the most romantic beach settings surrounding them. Of course, Gorlanova Event ensured that no detail was left unturned. Small votive candles carried over the custom lace details seen at the ceremony - even the peachy glass lanterns boasted the lace pattern. The table for two on the beach was surrounded by candles and torchlights. Do you believe us now? We are certain saying I Do in the Maldives with a private destination wedding can be just a meaningful and luxurious as a big city wedding!