Destination Wedding at Hacienda Tekik de Regil 🌷 Gimena &Matt
From New York, Gimena and Matt arrived in Yucatan to celebrate their wedding at Hacienda Tekik in Regil and live an incredible night full of happiness and surrounded by their loved ones.
The beginning of a life together
On the day of the wedding, the couple arrived with their bridesmaids and groomsmen to the hacienda to enjoy a relaxing morning away from the noise of the city. Each took party took a room of their own and shared them with their companions.
In Gimena’s room were her sister, mom, and best friends, all of them received the same makeup and hairstyle service as Gimmena, which was very pleased by the thought of enjoying that moment with them. After everyone was ready, they helped Gimena to put on her wedding dress that consisted of a very delicate dress of empire court.
Matt for his part enjoyed the pool and some fun moments with his friends who had traveled all the way from the United States to share with him such a special day. His look consisted of a gray suit with a vest and tie in very light pink. This outfit made him look elegant and handsome.
For the First Look, the couple chose the backyard of the Hacienda’s main house. Matt waited outside of his room and he could hear Gimena leaving her own and coming step by step towards him. It was a moment of both nervousness and happiness for them.
When Matt was finally able to see Gimena for the first time, he was at loss for words for how beautiful she looked but his face said it all. He was happy to be able to share such an intimate moment with her and excited to know they will spend the rest of their lives together.
After that special moment, the couple decided to take some pictures before the ceremony started.
Happiness in a civil ceremony
When the guests began to arrive they took their places in the chapel of the hacienda. Once everyone was properly sited, the courtship began to walk towards their positions. The first one to appear was Matt at the hand of his mother and behind him were the bridesmaids and groomsmen.
After everyone entered, the chapel doors closed again only to be opened at the sight of Gimena holding her father’s hand. She was ready to walk towards Matt, and while doing so her face was full of happiness and emotion.
It was a ceremony created by the couple with different moments: readings, words, rings, and a whole special ritual for them. Matt’s mom was in charge of offering a reading, while Gimena’s mom offered a few words to the new couple.
The couple then exchanged votes and was united by a natural bond. The judge gave her words and made the couple give the, yes I accept, there was an exchange of rings and with it, the signature of the civil marriage act, the end of the ceremony was had when Matt floor the cup that meant the prosperous beginning of this relationship, and was happy to be married now, to have a blessed and strengthened relationship.
At the end of it, everyone went to the main house of the hacienda for a welcome cocktail, and live music welcomed the nearly 100 guests who had traveled from different parts of Mexico and the world to share with this beautiful couple the beginning of their adventure.
All the guests who had traveled from different parts of the world enjoyed the atmosphere, climate, and space. The couple and guests took advantage of this moment to take pictures and talk.
In the central courtyard, the last details were arranged to start the reception, the flower arch that welcomed the guests to the reception was the detail that surprised all the guests
Vintage tables with golden details and white flowers with very pale pink touches decorated the place.
Gimena and Matt waited for everyone to take their place so they could make their triumphal entrance. During the dinner, several family and friends offered a few words to the new couple who were very happy listening to their words of encouragement and love.
After cutting the cake the song of the first dance began to ring. The couple approached the dance floor and had their first dance as husband and wife, after it ended the party officially started.
Gimena and Matt invited everyone to dance. The guests didn’t even doubt it and join them to dance. For the rest of the night, everyone danced and enjoyed their time together until the arrival of the mariachis, who gave a fun closure to the event.
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Photo credits: @mikndrikphotography