Nicole & Ben, Cipriani 42nd Street, NYC
What was your number one goal for your wedding day?
Ben: Have the greatest night of our lives.
Nicole: To look back at it with no regrets, which we definitely did!
Did you turn to any resources when planning your day?
Nicole: The amazing team at Cipriani and Mark Rose Events helped us plan every detail!
Ben: Deborah from Cipriani was a huge help.
Do you have any advice for couples who are planning their wedding?
Ben: Don’t worry about what could go wrong on your wedding day. Enjoy the day and take it all in, because this is one of the greatest days you will ever have in your life.
Nicole: Don’t sweat the small stuff. When all is said and done, you’ll only remember how amazing you felt and how much fun you had that night!
Is there anything you would have done differently?
Nicole: I would have tried to not let my nerves get to me. Everything ended up going perfectly.
Ben: I would have learned to tie my own bow tie so I could take credit for it.
Did anything surprise you?
Ben: The first look was a huge surprise and was one of the greatest moments of my life.
Nicole: Thankfully no surprises.
Ben, what quality do you most admire about Nicole?
Ben: Her ability to organize and get everyone on the same page. Nicole planned our wedding and did an unbelievable job!
Nicole, what quality do you most admire about Benjamin?
Nicole: His ability to always be the most fun person in the room, which he definitely was at our wedding!
Photos by Nathan Smith & Virginine Blachère
See Nicole & Ben’s trailer by Adrian Toto here
Cake: Empire Cake
Catering: Cipriani 42nd Street
Dress: Reem Acra
Floral & Event Design: Mark Rose Events
Hair & Makeup: Once Upon a Bride and Ashlee Glazer
Lighting: Star Group Productions
Music: Hank Lane, Kevin Osborne Band
Stationery: Black Tie Optional
Venue: Cipriani 42nd Street
Video: Adrian Toto for Ira Lippke Studios