Our wedding date: April 17, 2010
Guest count: 120
Ceremony Site- Chapel of Our Lady Restoration, Cold Spring, NY – (A beautiful quaint chapel on the water – amazing views and right at the Metro North station for NYC guests! Seats 80-90 max!)
Reception – The Powelton Club, Newburgh, NY http://www.thepoweltonclub.com – (Great place for a cocktail themed reception. Richard and staff know how to host a top class event and anything you need – the answer is YES!)
Day of Coordinator – NY Engagements, LLC http://www.nyengagements.com -(As a bride you get so involved with pictures/saying hello to family and there’s no time to worry about what’s happening with vendors/setup etc. Jessicaand this young savvy team are on it – even things you might forget, they’ve already taken care of and are professional, friendly and very easy to work with)
Florist – Engaging Floral Designs http://www.engagingflorals.com – (Beautiful floral work that takes your breath away! Unique designs, very refreshing approach!)
Photographer – Catherine Leonard Photography http://www.celimages.com – (Magazine style photography, beautiful work, easy to work with onsite, very professional!)
Lighting – BearFly Designs http://www.bearflydesigns.com – (VERY good at lighting, top notch, theatrical background, all the best of the best use John Carver at BearFly Designs).
Hair/Makeup – Occasions by Elena http://www.occasionsbyelena.com (On site stylist, very professional, and a perfectionist in her craft, travels wherever you get ready).
Officiant – The Reverend John Merz Church of the Ascension in NYC (will customize your wedding ceremony for you- easy to work with and very friendly and travels anywhere in the Hudson Valley area)
Ceremony Pianist – Redroom Music (very professional and will work with you to get the feel you want for your ceremony or cocktail hour).
Ceremony Soloist – Jeanne-Marie Lowell (made guests cry to “The Prayer”). 845-928-7494
Musicians for Reception (DJ/Live Music Combo) – Energy Entertainment Group – We’ve seen a lot and they are the best. Presentation and service fit for the most formal NYC affair but very down to earth and have guests dancing the whole night through. 516-249-8844 http://www.energyny.com
Invitations – Through NY Engagements, LLC http://www.nyengagements.com 914.393.2295. Know everything you need to know about etiquette and addressing invitations.