If you love luxury destination weddings, it doesn’t get more luxe than today’s Natai Beach wedding in Phuket, Thailand. With an aisle set over the infinity pool, an archway of white and pink roses, and a stunning view of the ocean, James and Sally’s beachfront ceremony was as breathtaking as it was heartfelt. Thankfully, Darin Limsuansub was on hand to capture every last gorgeous detail and all the sweet moments and memories so we could share it with you today!
Sally & James
Location: Phuket, Thailand
Wedding Date: January 26, 2016
Number of Guests: 20
Wedding Cost: $61,000 USD
Wedding Ceremony Location: Villa Sava Tievoli, Natai Beach, Phuket, Thailand
Wedding Reception Location: Villa Sava Tievoli, Natai Beach, Phuket, Thailand
Why did you have an intimate wedding?
We chose to have an intimate wedding because we wanted to only have our close family and friends in attendance.
What are some of the challenges that you faced planning an intimate wedding?
The main challenge we had planning an intimate wedding was not being able to invite all our family and friends as it was too costly for our family.
Was it difficult to pare down the guest list?
No, it wasn’t difficult at all.
Did you have any ‘issues’ with the small guest list from friends and family? If so, how did you address them?
No, everyone understood what we wanted and we explained it all to them.
What were the highlights of the ceremony?
The highlight of our ceremony was marrying each other of course, but the backdrop to our special day was pretty great as well.
What were the highlights of the reception?
Having all our closest guests there with us to enjoy the night away.
What was the best thing about having an intimate wedding?
Celebrating with the people closest to us.
What advice do you have for couples who are considering an intimate wedding?
Do what makes you happy; after all, at the end of the day it’s about the bride and groom.
Wedding Planner: The Bridal Planner
Photographer: Darin Images
Stationery: Wedding Paper Chic
Wedding dress: Suzanna Blazevic Couture
Wedding shoes: Badgley Mischka
Makeup Artist: Melissa Sassine
Hair Stylist: Elite Hair and Makeup
Groom’s suit & shoes: Ferrari Formal
Bridesmaids dress: White Runway
Catering & cake: Joob Joob Cupcakes