Category Archives: Sarasota Wedding

Modern Peach and Pink Sarasota Beach Wedding | Longboat Key Club

Rachel and Valdi’s Sarasota beach wedding featured a soft palette of peach, pink, and coral, modern acrylic accents, and a surprise rainstorm. “I chose shades of light pinks, champagne, white, and a few pops of coral. I looked at a lot of florists’ past wedding pictures and that’s what I gravitated to,” the bride shared....

White and Champagne Outdoor Tented Sarasota Wedding | Bay Preserve at Osprey

Kelly and Matt’s destination waterfront Sarasota wedding featured an elegant reflection of Florida’s natural elements paired with a luxurious ambiance under a Sperry Tent with vintage market-string lighting. The bride and groom designed a wedding weekend that included amazing live entertainment, a cigar roller, and a firework grand finale. “The theme of our wedding was...

Whimsical Citrus Inspired Garden Wedding | Sarasota Garden Club

Florida is the epitome of sunshine, crashing waves, sandy beaches, and sunsets. Claire Boren, Assistant Planner and Detail Coordinator with Jennifer Matteo Event Planning shared how her team combined Florida’s most authentic aesthetic to create a citrus-themed wedding inspiration shoot. “The theme of this shoot was light, airy, and fruity! As trends come and go, we...

Luxurious Jewel-toned Destination Florida Beach Wedding | Ritz Carlton Sarasota

Elisha and Dennis’ luxurious jewel-toned Sarasota destination wedding incorporated their love of family, champagne, and donuts, against an elegant beach backdrop. The Houston-based couple chose Florida, the bride’s childhood home and the groom’s alma mater, to host their destination wedding for 75 of their closest friends and family. “Our theme was beach resort togetherness. We...

Vintage Modern Anna Maria Island Wedding | Bali Hai Beach Resort

Kourtney and Scott’s Anna Maria Island wedding was a tropical-inspired evening that intertwined vintage elements and modern style to create a guest experience unique to the bride and groom. “Our wedding theme was a vintage-modern vibe, but we really wanted to have our guests be at our wedding and say “wow” because it describes Scott...

Luxurious Pink and Coral Tropical Boca Grande Island Wedding | Gasparilla Inn

Casey and Angel’s Boca Grande wedding combined Florida’s paradise essence with luxury and extravagance creating a vibrant daydream. Pops of coral and pink radiated against the tropical greenery, while lush floral arrangements and a floral-filled arch were focal points of this outdoor tented wedding. “Our theme was classy tropical with a Mexican flare. I wanted...

Tropical Green and Pink Boca Grande Wedding | Gasparilla Inn Beach Club

Whitney and Chad’s Boca Grande wedding was a tropical daydream that incorporated a vibrant pink floral palette that popped against rich green monstera leaves. While the weekend celebration had been planned for May, the bride and groom decided to move forward with their wedding date and scale down the attendance from 200 guests to 11...

Luxurious Pink and Gold Sarasota Courtyard Wedding | Ringling Museum

Alison and D’Marco’s luxurious Sarasota wedding was a modern-day fairytale set in the heart of one of Florida’s most iconic stages. The Venetian inspired venue and courtyard were embellished with blush pink and ivory florals that paired with romantic outdoor lighting. “I wanted a wedding that whisked people away by its beauty when they walked...

Luxurious White, Modern, and Romantic Sarasota Garden Wedding | Ringling Museum

Stephanie and Saxon’s luxurious Sarasota wedding featured a breathtaking first look over the Sarasota Bay, a private vow exchange, and an enchanting garden courtyard reception at one of the most historic venues in the Sunshine State. “We chose Sarasota to get married in after a visit to our venue; it took our breath away! The...

Romantic Pink and Burgundy Sarasota Destination Wedding | Powel Crosley Estate

Chevonne and Vaughn’s destination Sarasota wedding was a magical evening that brought the couple’s family and friends to a private estate decorated in sparkling lights and romantic florals. Our wedding design and colors were inspired by a beautiful bouquet I’d seen online. That bouquet became the foundation for our color and floral design. I chose...

Luxurious Gold and Red Siesta Key Beach Wedding | Cottage on the Rocks

Jaeda and John’s glamorous Siesta Key wedding brought modern elegance to the beaches through a combination of saturated floral arrangements, contemporary glass, acrylic elements, and luxurious gold finishes. The Sarasota couple originally envisioned a Key West wedding, but ultimately decided to translate that vision to a local venue in their hometown. They chose a color...

Luxurious Pink, White, and Gold Sarasota Wedding | Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Kim and Tommy’s luxurious destination Sarasota wedding featured glamourous mismatched bridesmaids’ dresses, pink velvet vintage furniture, and a fully draped outdoor tent dripping in chandeliers, transforming their outdoor venue into a romantic garden party that embraced nature’s beauty. “Our colors were light pink, white, and gold. These colors were necessary to pull off the romantic...

Rustic Chic Fall Inspired Outdoor Sarasota Wedding | Palmetto Riverside Bed and Breakfast

Martha and Michael’s Sarasota wedding embodied rustic elements reflective of their relaxed lifestyle along with chic details to elevate their hometown celebration. To complement their fall date, the Bradenton couple chose an autumnal color palette of saturated wine hues and elegant pops of gold. “Our wedding theme was rustic/chic. I chose it because of the...

Romantic Blue Waterfront Sarasota Wedding | Ritz Carlton Sarasota

Jen and Geoff’s waterfront Sarasota wedding highlighted the sunshine state’s natural beauty with a simple and elegant aesthetic. The Florida destination wedding incorporated a blue color palette that was inspired by the colors of the coast. “Everyone felt like they were on a tropical vacation. We had our wedding in October, but we are used...

Tropical Coastal Chic Destination Sarasota Wedding | The Resort at Longboat Key Club

Stephanie and Evan love vacationing at Anna Maria Island and that affinity for Florida style translated into their champagne, gold, and ivory destination Sarasota wedding. “Our wedding would be described as coastal chic. I wanted a classy, romantic, traditional look without losing the feel of being in a tropical setting,” the bride shared. “Some of...

Classic Blush Pink Garden Courtyard Wedding | Ritz Carlton Sarasota

Rochelle and Che’s intimate Sarasota wedding embraced the serene Florida coastline with a waterfront celebration nestled amongst hovering palm trees. Transforming their ballroom with blush pink details and lit candles, the bride and groom invited friends and family from all over to witness their winter nuptials. “I didn’t necessarily have a particular theme in mind,...

Romantic Blush, Navy, and Gold Sarasota Destination Wedding | Palmetto Riverside Bed and Breakfast

Kendall and Adam’s destination Palmetto wedding paired gorgeous waterfront views with a whimsical mix of decor for an outdoor affair reminiscent of a fairytale. Incorporating their fun-loving personalities, the bride and groom went above and beyond to ensure their guest list of 85 had the night of their lives with 80’s music and an after-party...

Waterfront Blush, Ivory and Gold Sarasota Wedding | Powel Crosely Estate

Cara and James’ romantic Sarasota wedding was an enchanting evening filled with delicious food, entertainment, and the couple’s two adorable dogs. The outdoor garden-inspired reception featured timeless decor that complemented the luxurious waterfront views. “I would describe our wedding theme as romantic, elegant, and dreamy. I just wanted it to feel magical,” Cara shared. “Our...

Formal Elegant Sarasota Waterfront Wedding | Ca d’Zan at The Ringling Museum

Haley and Robert’s luxurious Sarasota destination wedding brought their love story to life with breathtaking waterfront views and sophisticated modern charm. Embracing the stunning beauty of their historic venue, the North Carolina couple chose both an outdoor ceremony and reception to truly showcase the Venetian-inspired architecture of the Ca d’Zan. “I usually have more of...

Elegant “Ballroom in a Barn” Inspired Rustic Wedding | Rafter J Ranch

Laci and Roger’s outdoor rustic Bradenton wedding found the most magical ways to incorporate a little bit of country and a whole lot of glam. “Our wedding could be described as ‘ballroom in a barn,’” the bride beamed. “I grew up in orange groves with cattle, but I really love pink and diamonds. Since we...

Romantic Rose, Mauve, and Navy Blue Sarasota Waterfront Wedding | The Resort at Longboat Key Club

  Kiki and Alex’s romantic Sarasota wedding combined chic rustic details with gorgeous waterfront views for a stunning celebration that was nothing less than swoon-worthy. Featuring a color palette of rose, mauve, and navy blue, the bride and groom made sure the little details shined throughout their day. “Our theme was a mix between something...

Purple Sarasota Garden Wedding | Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

  Maddy and Eno’s outdoor Sarasota wedding was a gorgeous garden-inspired celebration that delighted in details. Stunning shades of purple and lavender popped against the sage greenery that perfectly complemented their casual-chic ceremony and reception. “Details were the key. We weaved the garden theme throughout the entire wedding, from invitations to parting gifts; it was...

Pink and Green Outdoor Sarasota Garden Wedding | Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

Amanda and Chris’ Sarasota wedding embodied a whimsical garden fairytale with serene views of the water, rustic decor, and a pale pink and green succulent color palette. “When searching for inspiration on Pinterest, most of the ideas I pinned, fell under the categories of floral, romantic, and bohemian weddings,” the bride explained. “I really liked...

Elegant Dusty Blue and Gray Outdoor Courtyard Wedding | Bishop Museum of Science and Nature

  Beth and Ben’s whimsical Bradenton wedding was a vision of modern-day beauty with charming rustic details, loads of personality, and a gorgeous color palette of dusty blue, gray and white. “Our wedding theme was elegant, with subtle hints of rustic charm,” the bride shared. “We chose this theme to keep the ambiance airy and...

Classic and Formal Black and White Sarasota Wedding | Longboat Key Club

  Sara and Abel’s outdoor Sarasota wedding was a vision of tropical Florida charm with chic modern details, gorgeous waterfront views, and bright blue skies reminiscent of a postcard. “We really wanted something that was classic yet formal, but that also could stand the test of time,” the bride shared. “For our color palette, we...

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