Inspirational Real Wedding Stories

After getting engaged on a hike in <a href="https://www.theknot.com/content/greece-marriage-requirements" target="_blank">Greece</a>, Fatima and Brett
  • A Nature-Inspired Garden Party Wedding at The Farmer’s Daughter in South Kingstown, Rhode Island
  • A Nature-Inspired Garden Party Wedding at The Farmer’s Daughter in South Kingstown, Rhode Island
  • A Nature-Inspired Garden Party Wedding at The Farmer’s Daughter in South Kingstown, Rhode Island
Shruti and Ernest saw their wedding as the opportunity to fuse their different cultures. “The wedding really united my Indian and Hindu background wit
  • A Glamorous Waterfront Indian-Korean Fusion Wedding at Belle Mar in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Glamorous Waterfront Indian-Korean Fusion Wedding at Belle Mar in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Glamorous Waterfront Indian-Korean Fusion Wedding at Belle Mar in Newport, Rhode Island
When you marry at St. Mary’s Church Newport, where John F. and Jackie Kennedy wed, a classic celebration is in order. “I am a sucker for a traditional
  • A Classic Chic Wedding at Belle Mer in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Classic Chic Wedding at Belle Mer in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Classic Chic Wedding at Belle Mer in Newport, Rhode Island
James and Michael have taken a trip to New England every fall for the eight years they’ve been together. For their wedding, they invited 130 friends t
  • An Elegant Destination Wedding at The Chanler in Newport, Rhode Island
  • An Elegant Destination Wedding at The Chanler in Newport, Rhode Island
  • An Elegant Destination Wedding at The Chanler in Newport, Rhode Island
It was important to Nikki Anderson and Karthik Venkatraman, "to have the wedding be a representation of who we are as a couple." As such, they planned
  • A Classic Navy-and-White Military Wedding at Belle Mer in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Classic Navy-and-White Military Wedding at Belle Mer in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Classic Navy-and-White Military Wedding at Belle Mer in Newport, Rhode Island
The city of Newport set the stage for Janelle and Julian's glam waterfront wedding at Belle Mer. The two wed under a modern chuppah overlooking the ha
  • A Blush-and-Gold Wedding Along the Atlantic Coast at Belle Mer in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Blush-and-Gold Wedding Along the Atlantic Coast at Belle Mer in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Blush-and-Gold Wedding Along the Atlantic Coast at Belle Mer in Newport, Rhode Island
Amy DeBlasio and Brandon Grandmaison didn't choose a specific theme for their wedding, but they went against tradition in many aspects. "We wanted to
  • A Modern Urban Wedding at Waterfire Events Center in Providence, Rhode Island
  • A Modern Urban Wedding at Waterfire Events Center in Providence, Rhode Island
  • A Modern Urban Wedding at Waterfire Events Center in Providence, Rhode Island
Having both grown up on the water, Laura Dunn (31 and a director of business development) and Louis Cona (27 and a manager of forensic services) were
  • A Summer Beachfront Wedding at The Dunes Club in Narragansett, Rhode Island
  • A Summer Beachfront Wedding at The Dunes Club in Narragansett, Rhode Island
  • A Summer Beachfront Wedding at The Dunes Club in Narragansett, Rhode Island
With the opulent Rosecliff Manor as their backdrop, Lindsey Steck and Derrick Lachman’s romantic, vintage-inspired wedding exuded old-world elegance.
  • A Glamorous, Vintage Wedding at Rosecliff Manor in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Glamorous, Vintage Wedding at Rosecliff Manor in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Glamorous, Vintage Wedding at Rosecliff Manor in Newport, Rhode Island
With a stylish, nautical design in mind, Chantal D’Alfonso (25 and a nurse) and Michael DiSarro (30 and an entrepreneur) filled their airy beachfront
  • A Bright, Tropical Wedding at the Newport Beach House in Middletown, Rhode Island
  • A Bright, Tropical Wedding at the Newport Beach House in Middletown, Rhode Island
  • A Bright, Tropical Wedding at the Newport Beach House in Middletown, Rhode Island
Samantha Feingold and Enrique Kassel’s playful garden affair featured vibrant florals and a cheery palette of yellow and pink. “The flowers were incre
  • A Playful Garden Wedding at a Private Residence in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts
  • A Playful Garden Wedding at a Private Residence in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts
  • A Playful Garden Wedding at a Private Residence in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts
Lemise Dajani (28, and a human capital consultant) and Beau Hill (28 and a commodity trader) met as students at Wake Forest University. Lemise and Bea
  • A Vintage, Earth-Tone Wedding at Newport Country Club in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Vintage, Earth-Tone Wedding at Newport Country Club in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Vintage, Earth-Tone Wedding at Newport Country Club in Newport, Rhode Island
“The Market at Grelen’s natural beauty and serenity was the genesis of our design process,” Anna Blazier (27 and a graduate student at the University
  • A Natural Greenhouse Wedding at The Market at Grelen in Somerset, Virginia
  • A Natural Greenhouse Wedding at The Market at Grelen in Somerset, Virginia
  • A Natural Greenhouse Wedding at The Market at Grelen in Somerset, Virginia
Home is where the heart is, and for Tim Goebel (left, 36 and a partner manager at Google) and Tom Luciano (33 and a senior account manager), home is e
  • An Intimate Coastal Wedding at The Chanler at Cliff Walk in Newport, Rhode Island
  • An Intimate Coastal Wedding at The Chanler at Cliff Walk in Newport, Rhode Island
  • An Intimate Coastal Wedding at The Chanler at Cliff Walk in Newport, Rhode Island
Erin Butner (30 and a designer and innovation consultant) and Tyler Stubbs (32 and an accountant and event executive)—design and event-planning pros i
  • An East-Meets-West-Coast Wedding at a Private Residence in Newport, Rhode Island
  • An East-Meets-West-Coast Wedding at a Private Residence in Newport, Rhode Island
  • An East-Meets-West-Coast Wedding at a Private Residence in Newport, Rhode Island
In just three months, Holly Eaton (28 and a children’s pastor) and Roger Hart (30 and a sailor and construction worker) planned an elegant DIY affair
  • A DIY Vintage Wedding at Providence Public Library in Providence, Rhode Island
  • A DIY Vintage Wedding at Providence Public Library in Providence, Rhode Island
  • A DIY Vintage Wedding at Providence Public Library in Providence, Rhode Island
With a dog named Buoy, it was a given that college sweethearts Caroline Murphy and Tim Vialla plan a waterfront wedding filled with nautical details.
  • A Modern Nautical Wedding at Newport Beach House in Middletown, Rhode Island
  • A Modern Nautical Wedding at Newport Beach House in Middletown, Rhode Island
  • A Modern Nautical Wedding at Newport Beach House in Middletown, Rhode Island
After looking at nearly 40 wedding venues from Cape Cod to Rhode Island, Jenna Paone (30 and a songwriter and musician) and Frank Nagle (33 and a prof
  • An Enchanting Seaside Wedding at Blithewold in Bristol, Rhode Island
  • An Enchanting Seaside Wedding at Blithewold in Bristol, Rhode Island
  • An Enchanting Seaside Wedding at Blithewold in Bristol, Rhode Island
rn                    The day after their six-year anniversary, Evan Moore (28 and a construction project manager) convinced Meagan Beauchamp (28 and
  • Vibrant Spring Wedding at Omni Providence Hotel in Providence, Rhode Island
  • Vibrant Spring Wedding at Omni Providence Hotel in Providence, Rhode Island
  • Vibrant Spring Wedding at Omni Providence Hotel in Providence, Rhode Island
For Jessica Muriel (33 and a saleswoman) and Julio Guevara (30 and an architect), making their wedding day easy and stress-free was a top priority. Wh
  • A Modern, Oceanfront Wedding at Belle Mer in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Modern, Oceanfront Wedding at Belle Mer in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Modern, Oceanfront Wedding at Belle Mer in Newport, Rhode Island
For their late spring wedding, Lisa Isaacs (29 and works in marketing) and Michael Iannucci (29 and an engineer) planned an elegant soiree at the stat
  • A Classic Contemporary Wedding at Blithewold Mansion in Bristol, Rhode Island
  • A Classic Contemporary Wedding at Blithewold Mansion in Bristol, Rhode Island
  • A Classic Contemporary Wedding at Blithewold Mansion in Bristol, Rhode Island
Armed with her own planning expertise and her mother’s unparalleled creativity, Danielle Grossman (29 and a corporate event planner) and her husband,
  • A Chic Waterfront Wedding at Castle Hill Inn in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Chic Waterfront Wedding at Castle Hill Inn in Newport, Rhode Island
  • A Chic Waterfront Wedding at Castle Hill Inn in Newport, Rhode Island