A Brilliant Feature: Patricia and Ari

We are so excited to share Patricia and Ari’s gorgeous winter wedding that is also featured on Carat’s and Cake today! See the full gallery here. More details and images, captured by the immensely talented Andrew Kelly for Christian Oth Studio, below!

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Trish and Ari tied the knot on a gorgeous winter day! They timed their wedding around Christmas to enjoy the festivity in the air - not to mention the decorations everywhere!

Invitation by Ceci New York

Invitation by Ceci New York

Bride & Groom at The Plaza’s Christmas Tree

Bride & Groom at The Plaza’s Christmas Tree

The bride got ready at the iconic Plaza Hotel where the wedding reception would follow later that evening. Her gown was sure to stun as it was a custom designed by the bride’s sister, designer Cristina Ottaviano!

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Detail on bride’s custom gloves

Detail on bride’s custom gloves

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Bride in custom gown by Cristina Ottaviano

Bride in custom gown by Cristina Ottaviano

The ceremony took place at the gorgeous St. Ignatius Loyola where the couple were married in a traditional Greek Orthodox ceremony.

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First kiss as husband and wife at St. Ignatius Loyola

First kiss as husband and wife at St. Ignatius Loyola

After the ceremony, the bride and groom took off to their reception in style in a vintage Rolls Royce - what a way to make an exit!

Bride and groom getaway car - 1955 Rolls Royce

Bride and groom getaway car - 1955 Rolls Royce

Guests were then invited to join the couple for a fabulous reception at The Plaza! Flowers were done by the talented Diana or Petals Floral & Party Design.

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The bride and groom had their first dance to Marry Me by Train and guests joined in for a night of dancing to the amazingly talented Rhythm & Vine of Element Music!

First dance as husband and wife

First dance as husband and wife

To round out a perfect evening, guests were treated to the delicious (and always stunning) confectionary creation of Ron Ben Israel!

Cake by Ron Ben Israel

Cake by Ron Ben Israel

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A million congratulations to Trish and Ari and wishes for a lifetime of happiness together!

Final kiss of the night captured by Andrew Kelly for Christian Oth Studio

Final kiss of the night captured by Andrew Kelly for Christian Oth Studio

Thank you to all the vendors who made this day possible!

Photography: Andrew Kelly for Christian Oth Studio | Venue: The Plaza NY

Music: Rhythm & Vine by Element Music | Bride’s Gown: Cristina Ottaviano

Ceremony Venue: St. Ignatius Loyola | Officiant: Father Malcolm J. Burns

Floral: Petals Floral & Party Design | Stationary: Ceci New York

Cake: Ron Ben Israel | Video: Milestone Video Productions

Makeup: Anne Demarco Cosmetics | Hair: Dina Kostas