September's Capri Wedding


September's Capri Wedding

April 22nd, 2019

When choosing a wedding location, September and her husband were excited by the idea of a once-in-a-lifetime Italian adventure with all of their closest family and friends. Capri combines the best of Italy– the food, culture, and people with breathtaking ocean views, endless activities, and an intimate island feel. See how September and Michael created the celebration of a lifetime in one of the most romantic places in the world.


"I wanted my wedding color palette and theme, la dolce vita, to reflect the gorgeous colors found throughout Capri. From the colorful tiles, boats and buildings to the magnificent gardens, lemon groves and orange trees, you are completely captivated by the citrus and jewel tones at every turn."


"I knew it was less likely that everyone would remember the flowers or table settings as much as they would remember how I made them feel. With this in mind, I planned and designed all of the events around the atmosphere, entertainment, food and drinks and provided surprises along the way."


"I wore a wedding gown designed by Austin Scarlett for Bergdorf Goodman. I tried on dresses the day the designer was at the store hosting a trunk show and immediately fell in love with him and the dress. I was able to customize the dress with his help by adding an architectural knot/sash to enhance the detail of the low back. It was amazing to watch him sketch this idea on the spot and eventually see it come to life. The dress was simple but elegant, which perfectly complemented my cathedral-length lace veil which was handed down to me by my mom."


" One of the biggest surprises for me was the reaction of the town to our wedding. As my bridesmaids and I walked from the villa to the church, all of the store owners and townspeople lined the streets showering us with rice and cheering us along. I was so moved by the love and warmth I felt from strangers leading up to the ceremony. Upon exiting the church, the Piazzetta had filled with swarms of locals and tourists clapping and taking pictures. It was unbelievably special."


" The reception was on the rooftop of the beach club, Il Riccio at the top of Ana Capri. This incredible open-air venue was the perfect spot to dance the night away under the stars. Guests were greeted by cocktails and the roar of the live band as they walked along the candle-lit path to the dance floor. The band kicked off right away to keep the energy high and excitement alive. "

Photography by Ross Harvey and Foster K. White