Bridal Spectacular features a Las Vegas wedding captured by Ella Gagiano Photography.
Seven years ago, mutual friends tried to set up Amanda and Cory on a blind date, but they both said were not interested. Five years later, Cory ended up becoming Amanda’s boss and they secretly began dating not knowing that they were supposed to be set up with each other years earlier. The couple kept their relationship a secret for five months until Cory eventually found another job.
Then one magical morning, Cory took Amanda on a sunrise hot air balloon ride and proposed during a champagne toast. Their friends followed them along the entire morning to take pictures and videos of the proposal. After their beautiful engagement, Amanda and Cory got to begin planning one of the happiest days of their lives!
Thank you both for letting Bridal Spectacular share your Las Vegas wedding with our readers.
A Glimpse at Amanda and Cory’s Wedding
As featured in the autumn edition of Spectacular Bride Magazine, Amanda and Cory’s wedding took place on October 14 at the breathtaking A Secret Garden with an enchanted outdoor ceremony and reception. Boasting a fairytale wedding theme adorned with twinkling festoon lighting and floating chandeliers, a life-sized storybook, a whimsical donut cake and rose petals as far as the eye can reach, Amanda and Cory’s wedding day was utter perfection!
“Our personalized vows, flower petal cannons, and friends and family that flew from all over the United States to share our day with us is what made our wedding truly special,” Amanda shared. “Our wedding was a fairytale dream-come-true — we love looking at our pictures and reliving it. Best day ever!”
We hope you enjoy this glimpse of the couple’s gorgeous wedding day as captured by Ella Gagiano Photography.
Bridal Spectacular thanks these amazing Las Vegas wedding professionals
Thank you to the Las Vegas wedding professionals that helped make Amanda and Cory’s fairytale wedding possible:
- Ceremony & Reception Location: A Secret Garden
- Photographer, Videographer, DJ & Photo Booth: Ella Gagiano Photography
- Wedding Coordinator: Erin Mills
- Bridal Hair & Makeup: Lea Corso
- Florist & Décor: A Secret Garden
- Wedding Invitations: Ella Gagiano Photography
- Wedding Cake: Donut cake by A Secret Garden
- Officiant: Mike Willis
- Wedding Gown: Couture Bride
- Tuxedos: Friar Tux Shop
- Bridesmaid Dresses: David’s Bridal
About Ella Gagiano Photography
Ella Gagiano beautifully combines high-end, creative and artistic photography with a sense of effortlessness and fun. Capturing special moments that should be treasured forever and the love that people feel makes going out each day a pleasure. “For love is the reason for living.”
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Photos: Ella Gagiano Photography | Author: Deidre Bakker-Riches