A stylish and sophisticated celebration of love at The Calile.
Love has a funny way of finding us, often when we least expect it. For Ally and Adam, their story began in the digital realm, as modern romances often do. Ally had relocated to Sydney for work, and fate intervened when Adam 'stumbled' upon her Instagram account, having traced her virtual footsteps from their initial connection on Tinder. In just two short weeks, their lives intertwined, and from that moment on, they became inseparable.
When it came to their wedding style, the bride and groom were inspired by the beauty of The Calile and the principles of simplicity, minimalism, and concise beauty. Yet, their celebration stood as a testament to opulence, exquisite luxury, and a contemporary aesthetic.
The reception was full of ethereal white roses and voluminous dried hydrangeas on clear plinths creating cloud like clusters around the room. The tablescape was thoughtfully styled in hues of blush pink, infusing a delicate and romantic atmosphere. Subtle touches of gold in the vessels added a touch of sophistication, while U-shaped vases with singular white roses gracefully adorned the tables. Nestled among these floral masterpieces were white pillar candles, casting a soft, warm glow that bathed the room in a captivating ambience.
Through the lens of And Ever Collective.
Ally & Adam’s love story:
It all began when Ally made the bold decision to move to Sydney in pursuit of her career aspirations. It was on Instagram, of all places, where Ally first caught Adam's attention. As fate would have it, he had come across her Instagram profile after matching on Tinder, and they’ve been together ever since.
Their love story took an unconventional turn, as they relocated to Chicago USA to work and where they had actually exchanged our vows and got married in secret! It was a tender and intimate affair and their secret was shared only with dearest family members and friends. Little did Ally know that this would set the stage for an intimate engagement story that would surpass her wildest dreams.
A couple of months later, within the cosy confines of their apartment, Adam proposed to Ally with their foster puppy and the couple soon embarked on a new chapter of their lives back in Australia, getting ready to plan the big celebration!
Tell us about your wedding planning process?
"Planning our wedding was an absolute joy, especially with my Maid of Honour, Alanah, by my side. Her expertise as the Head Stylist at Two Lovers added a touch of magic to the entire process. Given our shared backgrounds in the wedding industry, Adam graciously allowed me to take the reins, trusting in my vision and creativity.
Adam, with his unwavering passion for music, took the lead in finding the perfect DJ in one of his closest friends who really set the tone for an unforgettable celebration.
I loved that our wedding was interstate as we got to spend the couple of days before the wedding all together, spent in the company of my bridesmaids who were an amazing support and we all had so much fun together!"
The wedding day. We're so glad we…
“My favourite part was joining the cocktail party without a big introduction. We were able to have a chill moment with a cocktail in hand and mingle with all of our guests.”
How did you find Two Lovers helped you in the wedding planning process?
“I was a Bride who knew what I wanted, and I found that Alanah from Two Lovers really listened and came up with great creative ideas and solutions. I also sourced the Candles through the site (and there were A LOT of them), and found the platform super straightforward and easy to use.”
Some words of wisdom?
“Don't sweat the small stuff. Not many people remember the place cards, candle holders or earrings you wore. Focus on spending your money on things that matter to you and that will make you enjoy your own day. Also remember to enjoy the moment and have the best party… it’s over in a flash!”