(Closed) My Mexican/American Reception (Guest pics!)

posted 4 years ago in Recaps
Post # 3
3082 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Your wedding looks like so much FUN!  Congratulations!!!

Post # 4
1072 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

wow your wedding looks like it was so much fun!  You looked so beautiful!  Congrats!

Post # 5
7272 posts
Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2015

@ahigg396:  I’m chicana with a bunch of family who immigrated and I haven’t seen most of those customs! My family is LAME! 🙂 Your wedding looks like it was so much fun. 

I know it’s a tiny detail- but I just LOVE the vellum bags for the candy bar! They are just such a special little touch instead of clear or paper. 

Post # 8
953 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

@ahigg396:  Omg I love Mexican culture! This looks so cool! 

I’ve never seen a lot of those traditions. What part of Mexico is your husband from? 

You guys looked awesome. I especially loved the pic of you on either side of the door. The look on his face just melts my heart 🙂


ETA: Just read the last part of your post! My FI is Dominican so of course there will be a lot of dancing and drinking but I’m not sure about any other traditions. My family is Southern (at least the ones who I grew up with) so we are having a family friend play the bluegrass fiddle for the ceremony and will probably mix it up with some country music, and of course plenty of good down-home cooking!

Post # 9
1329 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

Adorable! We’re decorating with Mexican accents, but not having most of the traditions, like the lazo, arras, etc. Or the dances. I was for them, but FI was not.

We’re decorating with papel picado and bright colors and I am going to sneak a Dia de los Muertos cake topper on our cupcake tower (FI, is not for it, lol)

Post # 10
45659 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

Such fun! You are so pretty!

Post # 12
953 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

@ahigg396:  I’m somewhat familiar. I had a feeling from the pictures that it was somewhere towards Oaxaca, since the further south you go the less “Americanized” the traditions seem to be. I just looked it up and it’s actually closer to Mexico City but I’m pretty sure I’ve heard of it having more of a “country” vibe. I grew up with a lot of Mexican friends and have always had the BEST time at their get- togethers so I am super jelly that you get to do this all the time! You should definitely visit his city one day 🙂


Post # 14
748 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

So pretty and it looks like everyone had a great time! congrats!

Post # 15
11284 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: April 2012

looks like a great time.  congrats!

Post # 16
4436 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

You looked stunning- congrats!!

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