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Brenda and Garrison | Rincon de la Vieja Wedding

Californian couple Brenda and Garrison came to Costa Rica to get married in a setting with lush green scenery and exotic wildlife. They chose a beautiful resort in the foothills of Rincon de la Vieja to host their group. The resort offered amazing views, breathtaking sunsets, and exciting activities such as hiking, canopy zip-lines, thermal hot springs, and volcanic mud baths. Their relaxed, intimate ceremony was held in the garden and dinner and dancing was held in an open-air reception space. The bride chose exotic, tropical floral and accented the reception with gold details. Share Brenda and Garrison’s wonderful wedding day through photos from Costa Vida Photography.

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Wedding Planning and Floral Design: Four Winds Weddings

Photography: Costa Vida Photography

Event Rentals and Lighting: Eventos Artesanos

{Real Wedding} Juana and Steven | Rio Perdido Elopement

Juana and Steven came to us looking for an intimate and memorable ceremony with a woodland bohemian chic vibe. The whole day was an unforgettable adventure that began with the two celebrating their love in front of the stunning Llanos de Cortés waterfall. Be prepared to be amazed as you watch the video created by Sv3nska for this recent elopement in the hills of Guanacaste.

Event Planning and Floral Design: Four Winds Weddings & Events

Videographer: Sv3nska

Photographer: Costa Vida Photography

{Press} Ego Magazine Wedding Feature

Sharon and Ernest’s boho beautiful wedding in Playa Tamarindo has been featured in Ego Magazine Issue 41. It is so nice to see our hard work in print!! For those of you living outside of Costa Rica, you can view the full feature by following this link: https://issuu.com/casagaleria/docs/ego_41 . Skip ahead to page 105 to see our featured wedding.

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{Real Wedding} Sharon and Ernest’s Boho Surfer Wedding

Sharon and Ernest are two hip surfers from Huntington Beach, California. They chose the North Pacific beach of Playa Tamarindo to host their group, not only because there are a bounty of quality waves, but also because they wanted to treat their guests to a luxurious adventure.

The wedding day details were out of hand (in a good way). Sharon loved everything boho-chic. Colorful carpets were paired with gold accents with an emphasis in beautiful layers of texture and floral blooms. Her wedding gown by Kite and Butterfly was absolutely flawlessly ornate yet breezy. The whole event just had an excellent vibe to it from our very first meeting to the big hug goodbye at the end of the night. We couldn’t be more proud to present you with the beautiful video from Sv3nska and photos from Costa Vida Photography.

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Floral and Event Design: Kirsten of Four Winds Weddings & Events

Event Rentals and Lighting: Eventos Artesanos

Photographer: Costa Vida Photography

Videography: Sv3nska

Make-Up: Maravilla Makeup

Groomsman Gift Ideas

We are constantly getting questions from our clients regarding what gifts to get for family, friends, bridesmaids and groomsmen. Through our research, we came across a great website (www.groovygroomsmengifts.com) that focuses exclusively on creative groomsmen gifts. Check out some of our favorites.

CAP CATCHER: Gives your guys get togethers at home a bar- like mood with an added vintage touch. They are all custom made so you can have them personalized to suit each of your groomsmen.

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TONGUE AND GROOVY ORGANIZER: stylish, simple and handy. Gives you just the right place to leave your keys, wallet, cellphone and watch. What every man needs when he walks in his house.

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GROOMSMEN GROUP CARICATURE: Original and fun. Caricatures of all groomsmen striking cool poses with a background of your choice. Just the kind of picture that a guy would choose for wall decoration.

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Make sure to check out their site for these and other awesome groomsman gift ideas.

 

Laura + Marcus | Vintage Tamarindo Wedding

Laura and Marcus are sweet couple who came to us looking for an intimate destination wedding inspired by Laura’s love for all things vintage. Each vase was hand picked by the bride over the months leading up to the wedding. She scoured all of the antique stores in NYC. Since Laura is an accomplished singer, we incorporated sheet music into the floral petal cones and she found these amazing antique trumpet candle holders. All and all, this event came together like a perfectly curated pinterest board. Costa Vida Photography was on site to capture every moment.

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Photography: Costa Vida Photography

Floral and Event Design: Kirsten of Four Winds

Event Rentals and Lighting: Eventos Artesanos