Crete is about a variety of landscapes and seasonal chapters introducing flavors and shades that only Cretan nature can offer. There is no reason to limit yourself while getting married on this biggest of Greek islands. The ombre effect will trend your special day showing dark and light colors as the proof of life’s circle and palette of emotions Crete evokes.
We have chosen for this styled promo shoot the unique location of Markakis Estate. The wedding venue on Crete, where organic and ascetic designs allow for your wedding ideas to stay fresh and blend modern with classy entertainment. Vivid colors and their intensity have a goal to emphasize the meaning of celebration as real love is never blank.
Your wedding day is to dare!
Fluffy, colorful florals, romantic yet catchy will take your guest’s breath away. Setting them in front of the white Greek chapel, and mixed with minimal transparent ceremony chairs, is where the traditional and amusing part will happen.
Your reception table setups shall follow the groovy and disco trends. It is not just a dinner. It is about being together to laugh and party. No better way than adding to your decoration funky and edgy elements by mixing various colors and structures of glass and silverware with colorful stationery and disco balls.
Mirror balls are an absolute must for the success of contemporary love parties. They will spark up your day with positive energy for the night’s entertainment and sexy looks, may it be a dancing floor or a customized bar service.
As the wedding day has its stages from vows to cutting the cake. Your wedding cake shall be a grand statement of a sweet moment and your vows shall follow the story of the event. You can design your wedding dress with soft sequins and a flawless mermaid-style bottom that perfectly matches any groom’s black tie appearance. Once the dinner begins, the less official part of the wedding opens. It is a moment of makeover. A sexy jumpsuit for the bride and a change of hairstyle into rich “Hollywood” style curls is our proposal. Play around with your jewelry and do not avoid shiny rocks!
Signature drinks introducing romantic and funky cocktails shall be on your priority list to finalize the fun and uniqueness of the day that will write history for yourself and your guests!
While choosing a destination wedding, never skip a meaning of local culture; from their cuisine, music and nature. Drag the best for the experience that only this place can offer. Invite a Cretan band, stroll around the nearby village…
Get inspired and embrace the moment. Cheers to All getting married in Crete now and in the future!
Watch this beautiful video of the styled shoot at Markakis Estate in Crete:
THE VENUE: MARKAKIS ESTATE
The wedding venue on Crete is a newly constructed private villa with open grounds available to host up to 120 people receptions. Complete with its own chapel, dedicated to Saint Nicholas.
Located on the foothills of the White Mountains of Chania Crete and just 15mins from the beach, it is perfect for weddings entirely composed on-site or with ceremonies on the beach and then private receptions on the venue.
Owed by professional photographer Andreas Markakis and wife, wedding planner Anna Laudanska, you can be sure that their combined experience will provide the ideal location for your wedding with every detail well thought out.
From Crete with Love,
The couple: @fashioncult_models
Handmade wedding dress: @athina.tsolaki
Men’s clothing: @kalogeris_collection
Stationery design: @agie.t
Wedding cake: @monterno.catering
Pre-wedding casual outfits: @thelmaandlouise.shop / @athina.tsolaki
Live Cretan music: @sifis_giannaris & band
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