Due to the coronavirus pandemic, we have seen an influx of micro-weddings, elopements and small intimate weddings over the past few months, and to be honest, we’ve been overjoyed.

With so many couples anxious about their initial plans, and unsure about what the “new normal” will mean for their wedding, some have opted to unfortunately cancel altogether, and this has been so challenging for both them and the wedding industry.

Truthfully, we have grown so accustom to creating magic with all of our beautiful couples, and as such have developed a bit of confidence and comfort in dreaming, designing and executing beautiful events.

And we here to say love…THAT will never change.

No matter the circumstance, size or style…love will always win. You can still have the day that you have always dreamed of, and our featured couple today believed in this wholeheartedly.

As Javier told us, “don’t let this pandemic control every aspect of your life. Be safe and practice social distancing of course, but don’t let it hinder you. If you have plans, go for it!”

Javier, we stand by your statement 100%.

After having planned a destination wedding in Puerto Rico with about 100 guests for May 2020, Carol and Javier had to adjust their plans a bit thanks to the pandemic. Instead, they opted for an intimate beach wedding surrounded by just a few socially distanced friends, their destination wedding planner and photographer, and Carol’s parents on Zoom.

As unconventional as this seemed, it turned out to be one of the best days of their lives, and one that they are certain they will never forget. Their friends travelled for miles to surprise them, their wedding planner travelled for hours to ensure that everything ran smoothly, and the brother of the lovely bride walked her down the beautiful aisle to say “I do” to the love of her life.

It doesn’t get better than that.

We laughed, cried, and even got emotional during our interview with this darling couple, and cannot wait for you to experience the same.

Special thank you to Carol and Javier for sharing their amazing love story with us, and to Lifetime Events by Jacqueline for sharing her sweet couple with us!

Photo taken by a close friend

It’s been such a strange time for us all, but wow has it been powerful. We have been able to meet and hear the stories of so many amazing couples from around the world, feel their love and support them in every way possible, even if it’s from thousands of miles away.

We want you all to know that you have such an incredible support system here at Adriana Weddings. Our expert team of wedding professionals are so excited to meet you and help you plan your dream wedding day.

So please do not hesitate to send us an email at [email protected] if you are currently in the process of planning your destination wedding or honeymoon and need some professional assistance.

Look forward to chatting with you soon!


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