But let me begin with a few details:
So of course Vince and I said yes! We booked the flights to Cebu, we booked our room at Mövenpick, we bought a navy suit and a gold dress (the wedding colors were navy, gold, blush and cream), and then, on January 2, 2014, we woke up before dawn and flew to Mactan island.
|The boys greeted the sun at the airport.|
|Enjoying the cool sea breezes and diffused bright light at the Mövenpick lobby.|
|Kat and Pat had toys for the kids so that the boys will be entertained during their stay. So thoughtful!|
|The grown-ups got fish crackers. Haha, no no, we got a big bag of goodies filled with|
maple syrup lollipops, designer grooming products, and bottles of water!
In the tradition of my wedding posts, I'll just talk about my experience. I don't want to steal the story from the bride. Once Kat settles into married life and gets back to blogging again on Kat Dy Finds, maybe she'll tell you the story of their magical love and enchanting wedding.
|I am wearing a tablecloth. No joke. The nun said my wrap dress was indecent and |
then gave me a tablecloth to cover myself up LOL
|The long lingering first married kiss!|
|Gorgeous couple! I love Kat's outfit super!|
|Everyone's so happy!|
|The reception was at La Maison Rose. Such a charming place with really good food!|
|Since there was just a handful of us, Kat and Pat sat at every table and chatted with everyone. So intimate!|
The next day was the big wedding. It was held at the hotel's garden by the beach. It was truly gorgeous! My goodness, every guest looked like they stepped out of a fashion magazine! I'm sorry I don't have photos here! I'm sure Kat does. I hope she blogs about her wedding soon!
|Here comes the bride. Her skirt has a high slit. Really sexy!|
|The groom was so excited to see his bride. He was literally giddy, clapping and laughing!|
|Iñigo and I with my fab friends: new beauty blogger Nicole and new mommy Nikki.|
|My family. The kids are sick here actually. Poor bunnies. |
(Look to the left of the photo. Kat and Pat are so sweet!)
Anyway, after the ceremony, cocktails were served then everyone moved to Ibiza Beach Club, which lies right above the water, for dinner. Oh, the food was divine! Absolutely delicious! The speeches were heartfelt and fun. The newlyweds were hopping from one table to another, engaging everyone in talk, hugs and laughter. This was absolutely the funnest wedding ever! I wish her wedding had been a whole week instead of just two days!
|Nic and me at dinner.|
Dear Kat and Pat, thank you for inspiring us with your love. Thank you for making me and Vince your ninang and ninong. Thank you for being so relaxed and chill and giddy and totally cool at your wedding. We all felt the celebration! Since it was how our year started, I feel like it's affected the course of 2014—I want my year to be just as loved up and relaxed and stylish and sexy and fun as your wedding was! Cheers!
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