Two Capes Are Better Than One - Jess and Jake’s Unconventional Wedding Celebration
Updated: Aug 21
Wedding party: 12 people
Service: 8 hours of Wedding Content Creator Service
Social Media Reach: 55,000 views and 7000 likes from IG and TikTok
Video guestbooks: 32 out of 82 guests
Music: Studio Ghibli, Kpop, Wii Sport Music and Star Wars
Style: Flamboyant floral yet classy and elegant: Capes, mix matched bridesmaids dresses, vibrant florals and more.
Welcome to the most enchanting and personalized wedding that will surely encourage you to have your wedding your own way and not to worry about the conventional rules! Today, we're diving into the whimsical world of Jess and Jake, a couple who threw a wedding like no other. From Ring Warming and Stuffie Toss to Kpop dance-offs and Star War tunes, this wedding was a delightful mix of fun and tradition. Join us as we explore the flamboyant floral yet classic and elegant affair that captivated all who attended. As this blog finds its place on a wedding content creator website, we assure you, you're in for a treat!
The Couple's Unique Style:
Jess and Jake were the embodiment of self-expression, and their wedding perfectly showcased their vibrant personalities. From their outfits to the ceremony itself, they fearlessly danced to the beat of their own drum. The bridesmaids' dresses were a delightful mix of styles, each one reflecting the individuality of Jess' closest friends. But the true showstoppers were the groomsmen, who not only looked dapper but shared an unbreakable bond, affectionately calling themselves "the boyz." Their inside jokes and playful camaraderie added an extra dose of joy to the celebration.
And let's talk about those capes! Yes, you heard it right - capes! Both Jess and Jake rocked capes on their big day, a fashion choice that epitomized their unique style. Jake's dark olive green cape perfectly complemented his suit, a fusion of prince charming elegance and timeless gentleman attire. To top it off, the inner lining of his suit featured custom floral patterns, adding a touch of personal flair to his ensemble.
As for Jess, she chose to forgo a traditional veil and instead adorned herself with an elegant tulle cape. The delicate fabric was exquisitely embroidered with an array of flowers, creating a breathtakingly romantic and ethereal look. In a stroke of brilliance, Jess had the cape custom-made from Etsy, and to everyone's surprise, it was surprisingly affordable! A valuable tip for future brides and grooms seeking unique and budget-friendly fashion choices.
Jess and Jake's wedding attire truly embodied their free-spirited and flamboyant floral style. Their fashion choices were a celebration of individuality, and they set the stage for an unforgettable day that perfectly reflected their love story.
The Soundtrack of Their Love:
Nothing sets the mood like music, and Jess and Jake's wedding playlist was an eclectic masterpiece. Picture this: Studio Ghibli melodies weaving a magical ambiance during the ceremony, followed by a heart-pounding Kpop dance session for the second dance. As if that wasn't enough, they brought in a live jazz band for a slow swing dance that transported everyone back to the golden era of elegance. To top it all off, the couple surprised their guests with a Star Wars-themed dance performance that left everyone in awe.
Out-of-the-Box Wedding Rituals - Stuffie Toss, First Look, Private Vows and Ring Warming:
It's not every day that you witness a stuffie toss instead of a traditional bouquet toss! Jess and Jake ditched the ordinary and went for a playful and heartwarming stuffie toss. Guests cheered as fluffy bears and adorable plushies flew through the air, symbolizing the couple's fun-loving and whimsical bond.
But that's not the only unique twist they incorporated. The couple opted for a "First Look" moment, where they saw each other privately before the ceremony. The emotion and anticipation in that moment were incredibly raw and beautiful, and it set the tone for the rest of the day.
In keeping with their desire for intimacy, Jess and Jake had a private vow exchange. Sharing their promises in a secluded spot allowed them to express their love authentically, free from distractions and the watchful eyes of their guests.
During the ceremony, Jess and Jake included a heartwarming ring warming ritual. Their bridesmaids and groomsmen held the rings, passing them among each other, and infused them with warm wishes and blessings. When the rings returned to the couple, they carried the love and support of their closest friends, making the exchange even more special and memorable.
The Unbreakable Wedding Party Bond:
One of the most heartwarming aspects of Jess and Jake's wedding was the unbreakable bond with their wedding party. The camaraderie between the bridesmaids and groomsmen was something out of a feel-good movie. They laughed, danced, and supported the couple with unwavering enthusiasm. It was evident that these friendships were cherished and nurtured, and "the boyz" proved that they were more than just groomsmen – they were lifelong friends.
The Golden Hours Shoot:
A wedding in Vancouver, BC, is incomplete without capturing the breathtaking golden hour. When the sun begins to set, the city's landscape transforms into a picturesque wonderland. Jess and Jake's photographer made the most of this enchanting moment, capturing stunning images that highlighted the couple's love amidst nature's golden glow.
Video Guestbook by Wedding Content Creator aka me:
Throughout the wedding night, I discreetly filmed the guests as they left heartfelt well-wishes for the newlyweds. Little did Jess and Jake know that this surprise awaited them at the end of their special day. When they saw the video guestbook, they were absolutely thrilled and touched by the genuine and loving messages from their friends and family. It was a beautiful reminder of the love and support they have in their lives and made the night even more unforgettable for the couple. The joy and surprise on their faces were priceless, and it was a moment I felt incredibly privileged to have captured.
The Wedding Content Creator's Perspective:
As the wedding content creator, I had the honor of capturing the essence of Jess and Jake's wedding. The joy and excitement the couple exuded were infectious, and it reflected in every aspect of the event. From the small, intimate moments shared during their private vow exchange to the heartwarming well-wishes from their friends and family in the video guestbook, every detail was a testament to their love.
The wedding party stole the show with their antics, prayers, serenades, and heartfelt congratulations. The connection they had with Jess and Jake was evident in every interaction, leaving me in awe of the love that surrounded this couple.
Jess and Jake's wedding was a magical affair filled with love, laughter, and a whole lot of personality. They showed us that when it comes to celebrating your love, there are no rules. From mix-matched dresses to dancing to Kpop and Star Wars, they proved that weddings should reflect who you are as a couple.
Wedding Content Creator aka me : @your.wedding.bestie
Wedding Coordinator: The Wedding Concierge Canada
Florist: Jorbelina Floral Design
Decor: Beholden Event Design
MUA: Georgie Aleong
Live Band/ Musician: The Josh Roberts Quintet