Mini desserts doubled as vicinity cards while Antonella Petrilli and Matthew Beitman’s wed in Baltimore.
Antonella Petrilli and Matthew Beitman’s love tale began years before they started out courting. The pair first locked eyes at a summer season cookout hosted via Antonella’s brother back in 2012. Unfortunately, the timing turned into off. Two years later, within the midst of the 2014 Canton Irish Stroll, the pair swapped out the casual flirting for a professional first date.

Nearly three years later, Matthew surprised Antonella with a movie-like thought. Antonella, who’s from Ecuador, had always dreamed of going to New York City around Christmastime to go to the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree and pass ice-skating. However, she knew Matthew’s dislike for big New York crowds might avoid her vision. Despite her doubts, Matthew supplied Antonella with a New York City getaway, and “VIP” passes to skate at Rockefeller Center.
We are skating while they begin to clear the ice,” says Antonella. “Matthew assures me that our passes provide us greater time by myself within the rink. Once there may be no one however us, Matthew asks me, ‘Do you listen to that?’ It became our track, ‘Whatever It Is’ by using Zac Brown Band, gambling thru the speakers. I knew instantly what became approximately to show up, and I commenced crying a lot that I wouldn’t even let Matthew speak.
Antonella and Matthew spent the next nine months planning their Baltimore nuptials.
Many elements of the wedding-day decor become inspired through the problematic lace design on the bride’s dress. Their invitation information mimicked the get dressed embroidery, and the couple’s customized napkins had been dispersed at some point of the reception. The same laced model was crafted into their customized logo, which featured the delicate sample in black and gold at the dance ground.
Individual cakes at each location setting doubled as name cards and candy wedding favors for each guest. The couple ignored several wedding ceremony traditions, together with the cake-slicing and bouquet toss, so they had “plenty extra time to experience each different,” says Antonella.
Before settling down into their newly married lives, the couple took a month to journey during Europe.