Dream Team Wedding
IMAGINE MARRYING ON THE STEPS OF CINDERELLA CASTLE, AT THE WALT DISNEY WORLD RESORT. EVERY DETAIL IS DIRECTED BY THE WEDDING WORLD’S TOP TALENTS, FROM THE FLOWERS (PARTY POWERHOUSE DAVID TUTERA IS MASTERMINDING THE ENTIRE LOOK) TO THE FEAST, COOKED UP BY CELEB CHEF TYLER FLORENCE. AND WE’VE FLOWN YOUR GUESTS TO FLORIDA FOR THE FUN! READ ON TO MEET THE PEOPLE WHO’LL CREATE THIS DREAM DAY AND TO FIND OUT HOW YOU CAN WIN THE WEDDING OF THE YEAR!
When Donald Trump wants music for New Year’s Eve, he calls on Andy Kushner’s band, SoundConnection. Jennifer and Charles Maring’s celebrity wedding photos appear in People and InStyle. The invitations by lettering artist Maria Thomas (owner of Pendragon Ink) grace society’s most elaborate parties. Tyler Florence began his Food Network career rescuing cooks on Food 911; his most recent volume is Eat This Book (Clarkson Potter). Besides directing BRIDES’ fashion shoots, Rachel Leonard has produced bridal segments for programs such as Entertainment Tonight and Today. The regulars at Mark Garrison’s New York hair salon includes Ashley Judd, Sandra Bullock, and Scarlett Johansson. Event designer David Tutera, with four books under his belt (Big Birthdays, Bullfinch Press, is his latest), has been tapped by celebrities like Elton John and Al Gore. The makeup pros at Stacey Lyn Weinstein’s Once Upon a Bride boutique work on over 100 weddings – plus MTV and Saturday Night Live. Sylvia Weinstock has wielded pastry knives for Ben Stiller, Mariah Carey, and Billy Joel.
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Contest Details: Tell us why you and your fiancé are a dream team, and you could win the wedding of the year. You, your fiancé, and 48 guests will fly to the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, where BRIDES’ talented pros will create the celebration of a lifetime. For the first time ever, the steps of Cinderella Castle will be the scene of a real wedding, as über-planner David Tutera turns his landmark locale into a custom party space. Chef Tyler Florence will prepare a feast fit for royalty, and master pastry artist Sylvia Weinstock will concoct a fairy-tale cake. BRIDES’ Fashion Director Rachel Leonard will be your personal stylist, ensuring that you and the bridal party are picture-perfect. Also on tap: hairstyling by New York’s guru of the updo, Mark Garrison, and makeup by Stacey Lyn Weinstein’s crew from Once Upon a Bride. Maria Thomas of Pendragon Ink will provide the hand-painted programs and other accessories, while Maring Photography will produce an elegant double album of the day. And the SoundConnection should have everyone dancing way past Cinderella’s curfew.