Good morning, ladies! If you were looking for inspiration, you've come to the right place! Payal & Amit's wedding festivities are fabulous! They have the perfect combination of all the things we love: tradition, colors, emotions, dances, and above all, lots of love. This gorgeous Indian wedding already featured in our Video Blog thanks to the fantastic film shot by Morga Productions begins with a vibrant Mehndi Party. Shaadi Creations arrived early to craft a colorful and vibrant decor that set the mood for this festive event. Payal looked gorgeous dressed in her traditional lengha embellished with floral designs. Henna Moments outlined a romantic and intricate henna design to finish off her spectacular bridal look! And we cannot stretch how much we love it! If you are enjoying this Mehndi Party as much as we are, do not miss today's gallery! We've compiled the best shots captured by the talented folks from Joseph Kang Photography. You are going to love it, and it is the perfect preamble before you head up to the wedding ceremony!
How did you meet your Groom and when did you know he was "the one"?
I met Amit on “Dil Mil”. I knew he was the one the moment he remembered the smallest detail about me (aka cherry coke and the way I like my bean burrito from Taco Bell) and also knew he was the one after he met my family.
Share the scoop on your Proposal Story!
We were in San Francisco to take engagement pictures. We had a photographer with us all day and at the end, as it was getting colder and we ere trying to wrap up, he kept stalling me. he proposed right on the beach with the view of the Golden Gate Bridge behind had.
Tell us how you went about planning your wedding, and your overall experience with the Venues, Hair & Makeup, Outfits, Decor Theme, and all of the other important details.
I made many many calls to different vendors the month before I left for India to finalize everyone. It was a very stressful month with a lot of comparing one vendor over another.
How did you select your bridal lengha or wedding dress? Did you have a favorite color in mind?
I had a certain color I always wants. My sister and I created a shared wedding album years ago putting different outfits, rings, hairstyle styles etc..I used that as my guide and just knew when I saw my outfit that it was the one. I FaceTime my sister in law with my outfits and we both knew it was
What was the most enjoyable part of the planning process, and why?
Making all the small gifts and packing all the food together with all my family was the very enjoyable bc we were with my whole family. All the FaceTimes I did with my sister in law for every song was also fun.
What did your guests particularly love about your Wedding?
They loved the food a lot.
Was there a really special moment in your wedding that constantly replays in your mind?
The moment I walked down the aisle and looked up and saw my parents looking at me.. that look on their face still brings joyful tears in my eyes
Do you have any words of wisdom for Brides-To-Be?
Be patient and don’t lose your cool over something so small.
Get ready to have your heart melted with joy with the upcoming wedding ceremony!