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Glamhattan: A Playfully Chic Shoot at Soho63
Photos By I Do Photography
By Lauren Kathryn on Feb 18, 2014 at 5:00 am in Glamorous , Modern, Urban and Whimsical/Playful
A sparkling nod to Big Apple glamour, this gold-infused shoot sought to bring some of the East Coast’s contemporary metropolitan flair to Arizona. “When it comes down to it, a black-tie affair is a sight seldom seen in the Grand Canyon State,” says photographer Casey Graham of I Do Photography. “We would love to see more of this type of soirée out West.” Dubbed “Glamhattan” by its conceptualizers, including Andrea Leslie Weddings & Events, the swanky shoot took place in downtown Chandler at SoHo63, a hip and historic event venue with a warm, modern vibe. The locale offered a fitting backdrop for the chic and playful urban setup that the creative team envisioned. Playing off the idea of champagne bubbles, a circular motif was carried throughout, and the details were bright, bold, and fun, just like a night on the town in the city that never sleeps.
Butterfly Petals designed an eye-catching bridal bouquet made up of vibrantly colored in-bloom peonies, romantic roses, and glittered succulents.
Glamorously modern attire was selected for the bride and groom, with both ensembles tying into the event’s motif.
Low centerpieces were grouped together to keep the focus on the rich texture of the linens, which were sourced from La Tavola.
Piece of Cake Desserts created a hand-painted pink-and-gold cake studded with tiny beads to represent rising bubbles.
Presented as part of a playful wall display, each escort card consisted of a paper bubble and came with a glass of gold-flaked bubbly.
An eight-foot-long handmade “love” sign sat atop the outdoor fireplace’s mantel. Reflecting the recurring circular theme, the letters were covered in fuchsia-painted pennies—$18.97 worth of pennies, to be exact! The sign added so much character to a typically underutilized space.
Sharing is Happiness
Photography > i do photography
Location > soho63
Event Design and Planning > andrea leslie weddings & events
Flowers > butterfly petals
Cake > piece of cake desserts
Rentals > classic party rentals
Linens and coverings > la tavola
Bride’s Dress > schaffer’s
Hair > sarah marie hair
Makeup > kelli leslie
Groom’s Attire > celebrity Tux and Tails
Invitations > the invitation lady
Specialty Foods > xxiv karat
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What's Being Said
Harmony (Rustic Folk Weddings), Feb 21, 2014 at 3:19 pm
Utterly adore this shoot!
Chelsea, Feb 19, 2014 at 11:12 pm
Modern chic for the win! Love the bubbly features. :)
Sara, Feb 19, 2014 at 4:49 am
OMG that cake. wow.
Ariana - Hey Wedding Lady, Feb 18, 2014 at 3:54 pm
Peonies and gold and glitter?? I think that's the wedding trifecta!
Kelly, Feb 18, 2014 at 10:35 am
NAILED it!!!!! I absolutely love every detail of this shoot! The glittered succulents in the bridal bouquet are awesome, paper products are perfection, and of course the linens aren't too shabby either ;-)
Andrea, Feb 18, 2014 at 9:00 am
Love all the textures and modern ideas in this shoot! Thank you for featuring our styled shoot!
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