Newport’s landscape is painted with the soft blues of the waves and sky and crisp white-capped waves. The textured sand and rocky beaches accent the cool colors providing the beautiful contrast that is distinct to Rhode Island. Playing off our favorite elements of the Newport shoreline, this styled shoot at the newly re-designed Newport Marriott is our beachy blue dream come true! Continue reading
Maria, a sailing instructor at the Great Harbor Yacht Club, and Andrew, the captain of Spartan a Herreshoff NY50, were enjoying a beautiful summer in Nantucket when they first caught a glimpse of each other. One sunny day Maria asked her boss at the Great Harbor Yacht Club in Nantucket who the cute guy was who was always walking around the docks and lawn of the club. Her boss dramatically replied, “Ohh, Andrew?! He has a huge crush on you!!” Thanks to the helpful interference of friends and co-workers, Andrew got Maria’s number and called her A.S.A.P. to ask for a date a few nights later. On July 21, 2011 at Slip 14, Maria and Andrew had their first date. <3
Newport is home to sailers from all over the world. With the Volvo race docking in Newport this summer and the yearly regattas and sailing festivals, Newport is a sailing capital. There’s few things more perfectly summer than a sunset sail. Nautical nuptials aren’t just sea shells and stripes, they are about sail boats! From the escort cards to the cake topper, sail boats are an cute way to include a love of the sea in your wedding decor. That ring bearer ring boat, that’s just the cutest!
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