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By Gunjan

Happy Monday! I am absolutely loving today’s CineMonday Same Day Edit of Sarvy and Steve’s wedding orchestrated by r5 Studios. Now I might be a bit biased because I have been listening to Beyonce’s XO nonstop these days, but it was absolutely such a great choice for this video.

r5 Studios did something so different when editing this because they weaved together footage of the couple showcasing their personalities during a super fun date with footage from their actual wedding day. Watching the two types of subject matter weave together kept me so captivated. I also love how well they synchronized the words from the background song with the events from the day-flawless!

Must See Moments:

  • The mehndi covered hands pressing play for the background music- so artsy!
  • Steve and Sarvy ziplining!
  • Love the first glimpses of Steve and Sarvy on their wedding day
  • Sarvy kissing her dog
  • Steve winning Sarvy a prize at the Carnival
  • The super cute “Uncle Steven here comes your bride” sign
  • The bride and groom taking their Pheras during the Anand Karaj
  • All of the emotions during the doli
  • Love that the couple ended their Same Day Edit making a “XO”

Steve & Sarvy | SDE from r5 studios on Vimeo.

By Gunjan

We’re in for a treat today in the form of Romika and Snay’s wedding photographed by the amazing Aaroneye Photography. The couple was married in an outdoor exquisite Hindu ceremony under a beaded mandap with guests surrounding them at every angle. Dressed in a red lengha with gold foiled designs and kundan jewelry, Romika looked stunning.

Make sure to visit the photo gallery to see all of Aaroneye Photography’s artistic shots from today’s wedding!

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I can’t get over how beautiful this ceremony was! From the statues to the rose petals and flowers, everything was flawless.

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Thank you so much to Aaroneye Photography for submitting Romika and Snay’s wedding and congratulations to the happy couple.

Make sure to visit the photo gallery to see all of the pictures from today.


California Indian Wedding Vendors: Photography - Aaroneye Photography / Venue - Hilton Long Beach / Décor -  Manjit’s Flower Cottage / DJ and Lighting - Precision Sound and Lighting / Catering - Jay Bharat / Mehndi - Henna Dil Se / Hair and Makeup - Design Visage, Reaksa / Day of Coordination - Laura Lorraine Designs / Bride's Priest - Bharat Maharaj / Groom's Priest - Naina Ben

By Gunjan

Attention future brides! Today we’re featuring a styled shoot so gorgeous you’re going to be pinning the images non stop onto your wedding boards. Documented by Rahul Rana Photography and styled by Elegance Decor and Indian Wedding Site’s very own Chandani from Events by C, this Great Gatsby inspired shoot is flawless. From swoon worthy clothing, jewelry and makeup to a venue and décor so elegant you have to see it to believe it, this shoot has everything!

Make sure to visit the photo gallery to see all of the images and stay tuned throughout the post as Rahul Rana Photography shares the behind the scenes inspiration!

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“Swetal (Elegance Decor) and Chandani (Events by C) worked very closely and shared countless ideas before deciding on the theme – Great Gatsby with a modern Indian twist. Once the venue, Chicago’s historical Palmer House, was chosen for the styled shoot, the ideas were narrowed down to fit the already beautiful interiors of the grand ballroom. Swetal and her team created a stunning backdrop with gold sequin fabric and white draping. A table was adorned with a beautiful white feather peacock and the other with a lush, tall centerpiece that was dripping with pearls. Though the décor did have very traditional Great Gatsby elements such as white feathers and pearls, also included were tons of gold sequin fabric and minimalist place-settings to incorporate current trends into this vintage look.”

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“The 3 different bridal looks on our model, Samy, were provided by Taj Sari Palace, Chicago. Each of the looks represented highly different styles of a bride that fit into the theme. The first look was an elegant, flowing red sari with a fitted long sleeve blouse paired with a gorgeous pearl set. It’s the perfect look for the bride that loves the vintage, glamour style. The next look was a deep purple lengha that just screamed royalty. This look is for the over the top bride who dresses like a queen her self, but also has her wedding venue look no less than a palace. Our third and final look was for the modern bride who wants to incorporate rich elegance into her wedding, but in the simplest and most graceful way possible.”

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Thank you so much to our Featured Vendors Rahul Rana Photography and Events by C and Spotlight Vendor, Elegance Decor, for sharing their awesome work!

Don’t forget to visit the photo gallery to see all of the shots from today’s shoot!


Chicago Indian Wedding Vendors: Photography – Rahul Rana Photography / Event Coordination – Events by C / Décor – Elegance Decor / Venue – Nathanael Quiala, Palmer House / Rentals – Danielle Ortega, Classic Party Rentals / Cinematography – Aria Fine Art Films / Stationery – TRL Designs / Clothing and Jewelry – Haaris Pervaiz, Taj Sari Palace / Hair & Makeup – Hiral Vyas / Model – Samy

Wholly glitter! Here’s a fun pair of shoes by one of my favorite colorful designers, Kate Spade, where the picture doesn’t do justice to the glamour of the glitter. Apparently, although the images look like the fabric is metallic mesh, it’s actually large, loose glitter- which makes it even more fabulous! This style is called d’orsay, and it’s intended to make your feet look lean and long, while showing small area of skin, and leaving an element of surprise. A three inch heel is a solid height for a long night of dancing. These shoes are a great staple and will definitely carry you through fall, winter, and spring!



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By Gunjan

We’re taking a trip to the land of love for today’s CineMonday shot by Bright Sky Wedding Designs. Our couple, Asha and Sundar, traveled to Oahu in June to solidify their love for one another by getting married at the beautiful Iskcon in Hawaii. The couple was married in a traditional South Indian wedding and took full advantage of their breathtaking scenery.

Kudos to Bright Sky Wedding Designs for doing such a great job capturing the couple’s special day!

Must See Moments:

  • Bride’s gorgeous mehndi with the faces in the middle
  • The traditional red South Indian sari and hair bling
  • The intimate wedding ceremony
  • Part two of their ceremony under the gorgeous outdoor mandap

Asha + Sundar // June 18, 2014 from Bright Sky Wedding Designs on Vimeo.

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