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Wednesday
Apr182012

Wedding and Reception Details

This post from my sister’s wedding and reception is one of my favorites I have done since I started STYLE’N two years ago. When I started this blog my goal was to share my own personal style and all things associated with life and style and this wedding was full of life, style, fashion, and so much more!  The entire week with family and friends consisted of so much love, laughter, and fun. I hope you have enjoyed the past few wedding posts (here, here, and here) as much as I have enjoyed putting them together. 

You may want to grab a cup of coffee and get comfortable because there are more photos here than I usually post. I had a tough time narrowing down the photos but each photo is truly unique and helps tell the story of this beautiful day. And I know I speak for Rachna and Vik when I say a big thank you to Sarah and her team at Whitmeyer Photography for the amazing job they did with all the photography. Just the other day I was telling my husband I want to get married again just so I could have Sarah and her team take our photos. 

The Wedding

layered necklaces

more layered necklaces

bangles

groom arriving on a horse and carriage

lovely bridesmaids

wedding outfit and shoes

one of my favorite moments (my mom and Rachna)

just married!

The Wedding Reception

helping my sister get ready for the wedding reception

the bride and groom making their way to cocktail hour and the reception

henna, French gel manicure, wedding bangles, gorgeous engagement/wedding rings, and a beautiful and delicate pearl ring handed down to my sister from my mom

side swept bun + pink flower

unexpected pop of pink + henna

reception decor

my beautiful mom

 cute idea for wedding cards/gifts

there was lots of spinning and dancing on the dance floor (my niece Sarina on the left and Ariyana on the right) 

me

Reader Comments (22)

Stunning! I love all the colors. Your sis was gorgeous on her wedding day!

April 18, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterTina Saib

Her jewelry and henna is so gorgeous! I love all of these bold, vibrant shades.
xo Josie
www.winksmilestyle.com

April 18, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterJosie

WOW….and again WOW…Where shall I start from? from the beauty of your sister, mother, you, the dresses(!!!!!!OMG the beautiful dresses), the tradition of the body painting, the shoes, the jewlery,the detaisl & the HAPINESS on your sister's face and your mother's face! The photos are AMAZING, because you and your family were GLOWING! Whishing you ALL THE BEST for you and your family! In the last photos you looked live a Movie star in the Red Carpet! Angelina Jolie, watch out for Nayna!!!

April 18, 2012 | Unregistered Commentervanda

absolutely stunning!!!

xo
sami

April 18, 2012 | Unregistered Commentersami

love this post. gorgeous pictures and your family looks wonderful! i have the same feeling where i would get married again to just take photos! your outfits are fantastic!

April 18, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterSundeep @ Designwali

Beautiful! Beautiful. Beautiful. Love all the jewelry, everyone's outfits decor, smiles, … Amazing shots!!!!!!

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April 18, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterTanvi

GORGEOUS!!! These photos are candy for the eyes! Love and thanks for sharing!

April 18, 2012 | Unregistered Commenterbestie

STUNNING!!! WOW, Rachna was such a radiant bride!!! What a gorgeous outfit you both had on, everyone looks beautiful! Gorgeous photographs, too!

April 18, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterHogger & Co.

love this post. beyond beautiful naina!
xo

April 18, 2012 | Unregistered Commenterstephanie

I die over those colors! Your sister looked incredible!

April 18, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterKristin

Beautiful. Everything looks amazing.

April 18, 2012 | Unregistered Commenterana

Naina! Thank you so much for sharing 🙂

April 18, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterSarah Whitmeyer

I'm sitting on our deck in bora bora reliving the wedding – doesnt get much better than this!! pics are awesome!!

April 18, 2012 | Unregistered Commenterrachna

gorgeous gorgeous gorgeous!

April 19, 2012 | Unregistered Commentercara

Beautiful beautiful pictures! All of you look gorgeous!!!!!!!!!!!!!

April 19, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterLakshmi

Absolutely beautiful! All the fun colors and unexpected little details..gorgeous! Congratulations to your sister who looked stunning on her wedding day! It looks like you guys had an awesome time. You look beautiful and Ariyana looks adorable!

April 19, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterAracely

I tried to post a comment it didn't show up and it was long. Now this is going to be short…. STUNNING!!!!!

April 19, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterBaby Shopaholic

I grabbed my coffee and didn't want the photos to end…SO gorgeous…
the vivid colors are so fitting for Spring and your sister is a KNOCKOUT bride. Just beautiful.
You look stunning in that last photo.
Looks like a special time had by all and thats what it is ALL about, no?
C

April 19, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterCarly

touch wood 🙂 gorgeous 🙂
xoxo

April 20, 2012 | Unregistered Commentersreebindu

Now THIS is a wedding! What beautiful photography! I particularly like the images of your mother: she's beaming with pride. It's great that the photographer was able to not only catch that but show it so clearly. I love seeing your traditional attire – so pretty! Congratulations to your sister and her husband!

April 21, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterMilla

Gorgeous bride, sister, mom and wedding details 🙂

April 27, 2012 | Unregistered Commenternmaha

One word, STUNNING.

May 2, 2012 | Unregistered Commenternoelani

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