A meet-cute in new york, five years of globetrotting, and a proposition in Maui resulted in one epic celebration in Santa Ynez, Ca.
Some partners have actually a clear eyesight of the wedding before touring a venue that is single. But also for Charlotte Cortina and Matt Rek—who recently relocated to Westlake Village, Ca, after meeting and located in brand New York—everything crystallized just after visiting Sunstone Villa, set for a vineyard in Santa Ynez, about 35 kilometers northwest of Santa Barbara.
This home that is privately-owned away from reclaimed 19 th -century limestone through the south of France had been plainly the one—and it inspired an impeccably created event that has been a seamless mixture of austere and formal. “I kept returning towards the concept of a fancy, black-tie wedding with a normal, natural feel,” says Charlotte, a designer and brand name supervisor for the restaurant business. “ we thought the juxtaposition caused it to be much more interesting.”
The challenge that is biggest ended up being equipping the natural location space—as couples need to generate every thing required for the big event; there’s nothing provided. “It’s basically a house that is empty the exclusion of those amazing items. We needed to develop a kitchen area, and bring in a generator for energy, every furniture piece, and restrooms,” she claims. Continue reading A meet-cute in new york, five years of globetrotting, and a proposition in Maui resulted in one epic celebration in Santa Ynez, Ca.