Nestled in the enchanting foothills of Mijas Costa, Andalucia, Spain, an exquisite Hacienda set the stage for a truly remarkable spring wedding. Stella and Axel, a radiant couple deeply in love, embarked on a journey to celebrate their union in the most opulent and picturesque setting.
The festivities began with an intimate pre-wedding party, where the bridal couple and their closest companions gathered at a charming beach restaurant. Against the backdrop of the sparkling Mediterranean, they indulged in a delightful array of tapas and paella, savouring every moment of togetherness before the big day.
The day of the wedding dawned with an air of excitement, as guests arrived at the Hacienda, greeted by the ethereal melodies of a harpist. There, Stella and Axel’s love story unfolded against the backdrop of the Hacienda’s meticulously manicured grounds. Expansive lawns adorned with tropical flowers and fruit trees created a stunning outdoor venue for their nuptials.
Amidst the mounting excitement of the moment, Scott from Sunshine Weddings extended comforting words to the radiant bride, Stella. His thoughtful gestures aimed to instill a sense of tranquility within her as she prepared to embark on the ceremony, much like a gentle spring breeze soothing the air before a significant event.
With the upper side lawn as its elegant stage, the ceremony unfolded in the presence of English-speaking Celebrant Gareth. There Stella and Axel exchanged heartfelt vows and rings, sealing their commitment in a moment of pure bliss. As the ceremony concluded, Minister Gareth orchestrated a petal shower, transforming the couple’s recessional into a vibrant display of love and joy.
The newlyweds then led the way to the lower lawn, where guests were treated to refreshing Cava, mocktails, and a delectable assortment of hot and cold canapés. There, the enchanting melodies of the harpist continued to serenade the guests during this exquisite cocktail hour and family photos were captured by the talented Talia from Thoroughly Gorgeous, on the front lawn, preserving cherished memories for generations to come.
A sumptuous multi-course meal awaited guests in the rear garden, accompanied by heartfelt speeches. The father of the bride, the groom, and the best man shared touching anecdotes, culminating in a sweet finale of dessert.
Afterwhich, against the backdrop of the setting sun, Stella and Axel stole a few precious moments for pre-sunset images, followed by a delightful ice cream cake cutting ceremony.
As the stars emerged, the wedding day came to a close, leaving behind a trail of cherished moments and joyous memories. But the celebration didn’t end there. The following day, a lively BBQ took place at the villa, where the bridal couple, their friends, and family continued the revelry, basking in the afterglow of a truly unforgettable wedding weekend.
Warmest congratulations to Stella and Axel as they embark on this beautiful journey of love together! May your journey of love mirror the enchantment of your magical wedding day.
Special thanks also go to the incredibly skilled photographer, Talia from Thoroughly Gorgeous, whose captivating images have preserved the beauty of this unforgettable event.