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When Your True Love Isn't Who You Thought They Were...they were so much more!

Sometimes connections happen randomly but for the best of reasons! This past weekend Lisa, the owner of Glam Crafts DM'd Long Island Wedding Guide with the most thoughtful message! Lisa offered to share her unique love story about how she met her now husband Robert. As Lisa and I began chatting it was clear that their wedding was unique and that of a fairy tale! Robert and Lisa are from Westchester, but they chose one the most famous historical gems as their wedding destination, Oheka Castle! We hope everyone enjoys this sweet love story followed by photos and vendors from one of the most incredible Long Island weddings! Get ready to be inspired by this beautiful couple!


And So Lisa And Robert's Love Story Began! In Lisa's Words...

How we met:

What started out as a practical joke, became a true love story. My husband Robert and I met 6 years ago because of a prank his friends and I played on him, mind you I had never personally met him before that day. Pretending to be someone else, we tricked my now husband into thinking I was a random addition to their daily group chat. The jokes ensued for about a week and everything unfolded when a group dinner was planned. Robert attended this dinner solely to find out who I really was. It was there that a connection to last a lifetime was made. Robert asked me out on an official date, and since we both got along and shared similar humor, I decided to accept.  We went out to dinner at the beautiful New York City restaurant Del Posto and had drinks afterwards. The beginning of forever began the day I pressed “send”.


Let Lisa And Robert's Wedding Inspire Future Couples Marrying On Long Island!

Oheka Castle represents that of great opulence, and that of the most extravagant of wedding and event locations on Long Island! Lisa and Robert's wedding was no exception! The incredible amount of detail that they put into their wedding day was nothing short of a fairy tale! We invite you to dream with us as we share this beautiful couples April 27,2019 wedding and the heart and soul they put into planning! Photos by Markland Photography and Franklin Square Photographers.


Getting Ready!

Of course we have to start at the top...and what better place to begin than with bride Lisa's very own creations! Lisa (Glam Crafts) designed her robe, the bridesmaids "getting ready" shirts, robes, tumblers and mirror! Lisa's Makeup was provided by Korean Kandy (Rebecca Lee Artistry), and her bridesmaids by her assistant Melanie Mancini. Let's not forget Lisa's gorgeous glowing tan by Baked Spray Tans! We know who to call on to get baked without the fake!


First Look And So Much More! Enter The Fairy Tale Wedding Here!

Lisa's first dress by Galia Lahav from Bridal Reflections on 5th Ave. in NYC was that of a princess! Lisa worked with head designer Sharon Server to customize this gorgeous Mia gown! And can we have a look at Lisa's handsome groom, Robert!? Dressed like a true gentleman in a timeless and legendary Brioni Official suit, and Robert completed his look with accessories by David Yurman, and shoes by Louis Vuitton.



Lisa And Roberts Wedding Details Are Seemingly Straight Out Of A Storybook!

A horse drawn carriage by Regal Carriage Inc. brings fairytale dreams to life!


Lisa's 2nd party dress also by Galia Lahav and purchased from Bridal Reflections on 5th Ave. in NYC was also customized by head designer at Galia Lahav, Sharon Server. This time the customization was tailored to show off Lisa's Jimmy Choo Cinderella shoes!


Pedestals Floral Decorators designed all of the flowers for Lisa and Roberts grand wedding, and the all time great Daniel Andreotti , head pastry chef at Oheka Castle designed their wedding cake!


Elaborate details throughout their day...who is wishing that they were a guest at Lisa and Roberts Wedding? We are! Lighting, flooring, furniture, photo-booth by Ambient Events . Monogram runner by Original Runners . Aerial dancers by Inverted Aerial . Performer Coro at The Official Coro FP. Harpist Kristi Shade. Break dancers Emphasis Entertainment. String quartet Art Strings Ensambles. Ballerinas Artistic Lea / Lea McGowan and Kat Donachie.


A Fairytale Wedding Wouldn't Be Complete Without Fireworks!

Thank you Lisa and Robert for allowing Long Island Wedding Guide to share your story to our Long Island couples! Wishing you a Happy 1 year anniversary and many more! We can't wait to see what your next celebration will be! Fireworks by Grucci

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