Captivating, fashion-forward brides and art-centric couples worldwide, destination photographer Lauren Alatriste was invited to document the romantic journey of Brooke and Tim's exquisite wedding. Originally Italy-bound, this jet-set couple exchanged plans for a traditional Italian affair for the unmistakable allure of a historic, Mediterranean-style villa in Miami; a treasure tucked away in a lush tropical setting, reminiscent of their initial Italian dream.

Their vision was precise: to celebrate their union with an elegant, modern dinner party set amidst their dearest friends and family. Enriched by vibrant floral arrangements, a romantic ambiance delivered by flickering candles, and a backdrop of lush, verdant greenery, their chic Villa Woodbine wedding unfolded like a modern fairytale.

Brooke and Tim, determined to make their nuptials a standout occasion, ventured outdoors for an intimate garden wedding. Their heart-melting vows were exchanged under an awe-inspiring, asymmetrical arch, seemingly grown straight from the grounds of the villa.

The enchantment continued into the evening with the reception echoing the charm of the Italian countryside blended with a distinctive Miami panache. Guests were treated to a feast set on long tables adorned with bright, colorful centerpieces set against crisp, white linen under a canopy of twinkling fairy lights; every element contributing to the magical garden atmosphere.

Uniting the best of both worlds, the elegance of an Italian destination wedding combined with the flair of Miami’s vibrant culture, Brooke and Tim's celebration was an affair to remember. As the storyteller behind the lens, Lauren Alatriste has frozen these unforgettable moments in time; enjoy the sweeping romance of Brooke and Tim’s unique wedding journey as you scroll through this artful documentation.

Miami Wedding Photographer | Lauren Alatriste | @laurenalatriste
Venue | Villa Woodbine | @villa_woodbine
Hair | Junkie Bride | @junkiebride
Makeup | The Clyque | @theclyque
Floral Designer | Kaleidoscope Floral | @kaleidoscopefloral 
Wedding Planner
| The House of Gather | @thehouseofgather 
Dress | Ines Di Santo | @inesdisanto
Cinematography | A Creation Films | @acreationfilms
DJ & Entertainment | Event Factor | @eventfactor

Biltmore Hotel
Villa Woodbine

Miami, fl