Tell Us Your Wedding Story
The air was filled with love and anticipation as India and Anthony Salerno completed their journey toward husband and wife on Aug. 13, 2023. Thanks to Stephanie Nicole Events the stage was set, the venue aglow and the hearts of everyone in attendance were warmed by the radiance of their love. This is the enchanting tale of a couple whose paths crossed unexpectedly at the Hard Rock in Hollywood, Florida. India and Anthony’s love story began more than a decade ago, with a chance encounter at the Hard Rock. Little did they know that this chance meeting would set the stage for a love story filled with cherished memories and a beautiful wedding day. The moment when India knew that Anthony was “the one” came during their romantic vacation to Jamaica, just over a year into their relationship. Anthony later surprised India by taking her back to the very spot where they first met. After a lovely dinner, he got down on one knee and, with heartfelt words, asked India to marry him. It was a moment filled with emotion and love. Their wedding day was captured by Kristina Karina Photo & Film. The romantic ceremony held at Benvenuto restaurant and event venue was as picturesque as their love story. Following the ceremony, the newlyweds and their guests moved to a reception area that exceeded all expectations. The room reveal was a breathtaking moment for India and Anthony as they witnessed their dreams come to life in a beautifully decorated space. Their first dance as husband and wife was to the soulful melody of “In the Still of the Night (I’ll Remember)” by Boyz II Men, creating a magical moment that echoed their deep love for each other. DJ Timothy surprised them with a violin solo to start the entertainment portion of the evening. One of the most poignant moments of the day was their private last dance, a cherished memory that will remain etched in their hearts forever. It was a testament to the intimacy and depth of their love. India wore a special bracelet on her wedding day, a precious heirloom from Anthony’s late grandmother, symbolizing the continuation of family traditions and the blending of their lives. Which complimented her gown from Bacio Bacio Bridal. As they embark on the next chapter of their love story, India and Anthony are eagerly looking forward to their honeymoon in Italy, a journey that promises to be as enchanting as their wedding day. In the end, their wedding was a testament to the power of love, fate and the beautiful journey that brought India and Anthony together and will be shared as cherished memories for a lifetime.
Said “I Do” August 13, 2023
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