In an enchanted setting, magical
and mysterious moments can happen.
photography by eleise Theuer photography
fashion styling and concept coordination by kim wadsworth
On Location at The Hermitage Museum
Left: ‘Esther’ blush hued ball gown with beaded plunging neckline bodice and lace appliqué skirt $2,000. A Studio I Do Bridals VB Exclusive. Pink crystal drop earrings $40. Studio I Do Bridals VB. Garden rose and eucalyptus wreath from Botanique Events. Center: Slate gray three-piece tuxedo $139-$169. from Philip Michael Fashion for Men. Vintage moonstone tie bar, stylist’s. Sweetheart rose and eucalyptus boutonniere from Botanique Events. Right: Black beaded illusion mermaid gown with ribboned tulle detail and horsehair trim hem $1,199. by Terani Couture from Silk Social Occasion Studio, A House of Maya Bridal Salon. Black rooster feather hair piece and vintage tassel earrings, stylist’s.
Blue fitted tuxedo with bow-tie $139-$169. Philip Michael Fashion for Men. Blush By Hayley Paige ‘Halo’ ivory lace and tiered tulle bridal ball gown with horsehair trim features scalloped V-neck bodice, low open back and strap detail. $2,200. Organza floral belt $140. Horse hair trimmed veil $190. Both by Giselle. Shell floral necklace (shown as headpiece) $120. All from Studio I Do Bridals VB. Floral bouquet of garden roses, peonies, stock and fern from Botanique Events. Detail of feathered pillow with crystal rhinestone ‘Poetry” satin shoe $265. Badgley Mischka from Pure English Couture Bridal.
next page Designer Theia’s ‘Emma’ has ombre pink embroidered petal fit and flare off-the-shoulder gown $1,500. with matching ‘Danielle’ cathedral veil with petal details $450. Crystal belt in soft pink $250. by Allure. Three stone crystal and rose gold drop earrings $45. All from Studio I Do Bridals VB. Sophisticated ivory linen suit $139-$169. Pewter and rust print tie and pocket square $59. All from Philip Michael Fashion for Men. Boutonniere of hydrangea, pod, ivy and fern from Botanique Events.
Top left Three-tiered cake with trompe l’oeil moss and mushrooms with feather accent from Whipped Up by Mimi. Plates, flatware and server from Serendip.
Bottom left Wooden reception table and chairs with linen cushions from Distinctive Event Rentals. Floral centerpieces from Botanique Events. Decorative elements and favors from Table Seven. Plates, glasses and flatware from Serendip.
bottom Right ‘Mayfair’ offers designer Austin Scarlett’s hand-painted pink flowers on silk organza ballgown with strapless silk faille bodice, notched décolletage and natural waist $5,940. ‘Shining Hour’ opal earrings $240. ‘Halley’s Comet’ moonstone comb $313. ‘Juarez’ crystal belt $875. All accessories Paris by Debra Moreland. All available at Pure English Couture Bridal, A House of Maya Bridal Salon. Floral bouquet of peonies, roses, Queen Anne’s Lace, stock and ivy from Botanique Events.
Pronovias Atelier’s ‘Verna’ combines Chantilly lace with paillettes creating a sheer effect gown with scalloped edge bateau neckline $6,590. Cathedral length veil with Alencon lace trim $750. by Veil Trends. ’Heal the World’ earrings $288. Paris by Debra Moreland. All from Pure English Couture Bridal, A House of Maya Bridal Salon. Eucalyptus and olive wreath from Botanique Events.
a Floral centerpeice in bark pot from Botanique Events.
b Earrings Paris by Debra Moreland from Pure English Couture Bridal.
c Louis Sherry Chocolates Favor + Pheasant from Table Seven
d Embroidered ring pillow from Serendip
e Menu card designed by Maple and Belmont
f Table and chairs from Distinctive Event Rentals
g Hydrangea, rose, fern and feather bouquet from Botanique Events.
Photography Eleise Theuer Photography
Fashion Styling and Concept Coordination
Kim Wadsworth for Wadsworth Style
Style Assistant Mia Byrd for Prowess Creative Consulting
Makeup Amy Brox for Mystique Salon & Day Spa
Hair Design Windy Divita for Mystique Salon & Day Spa
RV Spa Dove & Daisy Luxury Travel Spa
Floral Design Alisa Cowsert for Botanique Events
Cake Mimi Ospina for Whipped Up by Mimi
Table, chair and cushions Distinctive Event Rentals
Table linens, glasses, china and flatware Serendip
Louis Sherry Favors and Table Accessories Table Seven
Menu Cards, Stationery, Blackboard Maple and Belmont
Models DeeAna Barilics and Josh Tibbetts | Splash Models; Sara Busby freelance
Location The Hermitage Museum and Gardens offered a magical setting for our enchanted editorial shoot. This early 20th century Arts-and-Crafts estate located on the shore of the Lafayette River in Norfolk, features a nationally recognized art collection and 12 acres of gardens and grounds that are ideal for a wedding ceremony and reception. This picturesque venue offers a Grotto, Rose Garden and other special locations to celebrate your day.
Contact Wedding and Event Manager Lil Acosta at 757.423.2052 or visit thehermitagemuseum.org