March 19, 2020

Behind the Scenes of a Mexico Destination Wedding| La Cosa Bella Events

After sharing the picture perfect, Inside Weddings Magazine feature from this Mexico Destination Wedding, we thought it would be a great idea to share a little bit of the behind the scenes! As you can imagine, so much goes into planning and executing a destination wedding. Planning from a far, transporting linens from Raleigh to Mexico, making rain plans, and pulling off four events in three days are just some of the factors we had to conquer!

See below for some of the details of what goes into executing a destination wedding!


Planning and Design: La Cosa Bella Events

Venue and Catering: Rosewood Mayakoba

Photography: Vue Photography

Beauty: Zoe Elizabeth Makeup

Bridal Gown: Pronovias, Loveliest Bridal

Invitations/ Paper Goods: Theresa Jatko Designs

Monogram on Paper Goods: Shuler Studio

Calligraphy: Yellow House Calligraphy

Entertainment: DJ Dulce Rullán of Big Bang Productions, Duo D’Anyelica, Los Reyes del Mayab

Favors: Vintage Babydoll

Florals: Vanessa Jaimes Floral Design

Name Card Tiles: Stephanie Cissel- La Cosa Bella Events

Lighting: Planner 1 Events

Linens: CE Rental

Rentals: Planner 1 Events and Archive Rentals

Flying into Cancun!
Arriving at Rosewood Myakoba
The best welcome from the amazing staff of Rosewood
Where we would like to be relaxing but too much work to get done!
First things first, putting together welcome bags!
Touring the reception space
Before: The rehearsal dinner
Rehearsal dinner set up, with linens from CE Rental in Raleigh
Vue Photography doing what she does best!
Pretty drinks (off the clock) to keep us relaxed!
Stephanie hand lettered all of the name card tiles!
Reception Space: Before
Reception Space: Before
Almost finished!
Setup complete!
Vue Photography at hard at work!
Dripping with beautiful florals!
Amazing staff at Rosewood Myakoba
Parents of the bride being greeted with watermelon margs!
Make sure to grab your escort card maraca!
Making sure everyone is settled
The bride and her best friend!
Dancing the night away!
Finally some beach time and a marg to go with!
Setting up for the farewell fiesta
Yummy street tacos and a churro bar!

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Gina Myers is a North Carolina and Destination Wedding Planner. Based in the Raleigh Durham Area, La Cosa Bella Events provides full planning services, month of services, event design and partial planning. If you desire a North Carolina Planner who has received multiple local awards and international recognition for planning services, contact us today.

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