Tropical Destination Wedding

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Ever had the dream of having a destination wedding on a gorgeous beach full of fresh flowers, your family and friends, tropical colors, and the blue water in front of you? That’s exactly what Jess & Ryan Dorenberg enjoyed for their Key Largo, Florida destination wedding in March. I have to say that there is something so romantic about getting out of the normal routine of your city and traveling to a tropical locale for a romantic weekend. It’s like starting your honeymoon early!

My favorite parts of this Key Largo wedding? The bride’s gorgeous flowers designed by Petals With Pizzazz. Moss balls + flowers were strung up as decor. Gorgeous + colorful! I also love the “getaway boat” decorated with colorful ribbons! The simplicity + elegance of this romantic beachside wedding is what truly makes it amazing…

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Who else wants to hop on a plane to the nearest beach? I DO! The rich blue waters + sunset colors allowed the couple to use simple decor. This is a great tip for beachside events: the surroundings provide natural decor so stay simple!

Looking for hanging paper lanterns similar to the ones seen in this wedding? Head to Luna Bazaar – they have a wide variety in every color!

Photography: Churchill Photography
Floral Stylist: Petals With Pizzazz
Reception Venue: Key Largo Hilton
Cinema + Video: Candun Productions

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    Wrapped Couture says

    I have always loved the ocean and love anything tropical. If the weather wasn’t so un-predictable, I’d have a wedding on the beach when I finally get married. I loved this wedding and the attention to details. I especially love the place cards.

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      Thanks for the comment! I love the place cards too :) I know what you mean, darn that unpredictable weather! Glad this couple had a perfect night!

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      Linda, glad you liked the watermelon pic. It’s always fun to come up with new ways to showcase the rings. I saw the watermelon in the room and thought..Why not?!

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      Thank you for the nice comments . We loved working with Ryan and Jessica !! We specialize in tropical weddings in the Florida Keys!! Check us out on Facebook or or

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    Jessica Dovenberg says

    Glad to see everyone getting ideas for their tropical wedding! I think I may have drove my husband crazy planning it, but the end resut was totally worth it! We had the perfect day and I wouldn’t have changed a thing!

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