A Jewel-Toned South Asian Wedding by Malleret Designs

South asian bride with bridal henna embracing a groom at their al fresco wedding in Austin, Texas.
Photo: John David Weddings | Planning, Design + Florals: Malleret Designs

Vibhuti and Sam met while attending the University of Texas at Austin, studying alongside each other in their genetics class, where they found an immediate connection. After graduation, the couple took a chance at a long-distance relationship.

“This was never supposed to work. We were doomed from the start. The universe threw everything it could muster in our direction to try and stop us,” says the bride.

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A Traditional Pastel Hued Wedding at Deep in the Heart Farms

Bride holds a bouquet of florals aside a groom at brenham wedding venue, Deep in the Heart Farms
Photo: Jessica Kent Photography | Venue: Deep in the Heart Farms | CVB: Visit Brenham

After three and a half years of long-distance dating, Kaleb proposed to Gilda in her very favorite place: sunny Carmel, CA. When it came time to propose, Kaleb devised a plan to surprise his college sweetheart with a beach picnic. Kaleb says, “The day of the proposal, we went on a hike at sea lion point, then came home to rest, and I was anything but restful.  Gilda had no idea about my nerves because she took a nice relaxing nap. Under false pretenses of going to take pictures and walk on the beach, we headed down and walked up on the picnic, which she was questioning if it was for us. I got down on one knee and proposed, both of us with tear-filled eyes.”

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A Romantic White & Forest Green Wedding at Sam Houston Hotel

The bride and groom smiling as the bride holds her all white bouquet.
Photo: Christina Elliott Photography | Venue: Sam Houston Hotel

Chloe and Chris’ love story is a match made in heaven. Since 2018, when their dating profiles perfectly matched on three dating apps, the couple has been inseparable since. Flash forward a few years when Chris popped the question to Chloe with a magical proposal surrounded by her family Click here to read the rest of this post »

An Extravagant Hindu Wedding at The Corinthian Houston

The bride and groom pose for the camera in the ballroom of their Hindu wedding ceremony.
Photography: Daniel Colvin Photography | Venue: Corinthian Houston | Sangeet: The Ballroom at Bayou Place

Rika and Kartik’s love story began in West Palm Beach, Florida, where they both did their medical training and soon started dating. Having grown up in Brooklyn, Rika had always loved New York City, so it was only fitting for Kartik to propose in Times Square.

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Glam Ballroom Wedding in the Houston Museum District

The groom looking at the bride as she holds a bouquet.
Photo: The Rylands Photo Co. | Invitation Suite: Bering’s | Wedding Entertainment: Danny Ray and the Atlantic Street Band

Lindsay and Jake’s love story began in Oklahoma, where they were both attending school. The couple met on a dating app, as many people do these days. The bride says, “We only went on a handful of dates before I ended up having hip surgery. Jake was so caring and helpful for only knowing me for a short time. I knew he was special!”

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