Real Utah Wedding: Nicole Huntsman & Jordan Angelos

Art Deco French Fête | August 3, 2013 | Photographs by Ciara Richardson Photography

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Names Nicole Huntsman and Jordan Angelos Live in San Francisco, but they both went to BYU and have family and friends that live in Utah  Occupations He works in venture capital; she works in advertising How they met They were friends in college and went on a handful of dates, but sparks didn’t fly until she moved to Manhattan for an internship, and he moved to the city for a job. They had a great summer together in NYC and stayed in touch after she left to finish her senior year of college. They officially began dating that December and had a long-distance relationship for five months until she moved back to the Big Apple. How he proposed Surrounded by candles in Central Park’s Ladies Pavillion following a romantic dinner overlooking the Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center and a stroll down Fifth Avenue to admire the holiday windows Wedding weather Blue skies and sunshine Number of guests 150 Wedding style Elegant, glamorous, romantic, and intimate Theme French garden party meets Art Deco affair Colors Fresh, feminine shades including rose, coral, cream, and gold Family tradition The reception venue, La Caille, is the same location as the bride’s sister’s and parents’ wedding receptions, and the location of the couple’s rehearsal dinner, Log Haven, is where the groom’s parents held their wedding reception Flowers Wild, organic-looking arrangements in bright orange and sherbet tones including garden roses, dahlias, maidenhair fern, and figs on the stem Reception menu Bruschetta, mini Wagyu beef sliders, coconut prawns with sweet chili sauce, spring greens salad, chicken piccata, filet mignon, and garden vegetables Dessert Tiered lemon chiffon and raspberry swirl buttercream cake served with Blue Bell vanilla ice cream, a nod to the bride’s Texas roots First dance song “The Way You Look Tonight” Favors for guests Godiva sea salt caramels and chocolate truffles in rose-hued boxes The day in three words Surreal, exciting, fabulous Honeymoon Maui and Kauai, Hawaii

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I envisioned our wedding as an elegant, glamorous, and romantic affair. And it was
just that. —Nicole


 

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Local Vendor List 


CEREMONY Salt Lake City LDS Temple

RECEPTION AND CATERING La Caille

PHOTOGRAPHY Ciara Richardson Photography

GOWN Jenny Packham from Alta Moda Bridal

HAIR AND MAKEUP Enizio

FLOWERS Honey of a Thousand Flowers

CAKE Granite Bakery

ENTERTAINMENT Joe Muscolino Band

TRANSPORTATION Something Vintage, Something Blue

REHEARSAL DINNER Log Haven

REGISTRY Bed, Bath and Beyond, Crate & Barrel, Pottery Barn

 

2 Comments on “From the Magazine: Elegant Desserts Feature at The Grand America Hotel

  1. Gorgeous spread! Amazing job Mara and vendors! And Tessa, that pic is SWEET! (pun TOTALLY intended!)

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