Jennifer and Kiel’s wedding last fall at Casa Ybel Resort was an autumn dream! It’s no surprise that the renowned wedding blog, Style Me Pretty chose to feature it. Lush greenery paired with wine and latte colored blooms – a palette that beckons the comforts of the season. The incredible Courtney Gabelbauer of Fabulously Chic Weddings designed a whimsical space with hanging glass globes, warm candle light and kick-ass entertainment. This all-star vendor line up brought Jennifer & Kiel’s beach wedding dream to life.
There is a timelessness to the ocean. It is never quite the same, but it’s always there. It’s simple appearance belies it’s complexity. The ocean has long been a symbol for love. Sophia and Arnold’s beach wedding at Casa Ybel Resort on Sanibel Island was filled with elements of the sea (and love). Her gown was classic yet incredibly stunning. The soft touches of blush in the bridesmaid gowns were elegant and sophisticated. And yet, there in the subtle details, the programs, the cake, were elements of the sea. Elements as timeless as love itself.
Marita and Neil’s tropical destination wedding at Casa Ybel Resort on Sanibel Island was cheerfully bright with bright island inspired colors. If you knew these two, you’d know how representative it was of their playful nature. All the elements of a wedding in paradise were present: tropical orchids, steel drums, sea glass, rum punch! Just add two people in love and some of their closest family and friends and you’ve got the recipe for the ultimate beach wedding.
Courtney and Mike escaped the long winter in New York to the sunny, sandy shores of Sanibel Island, Florida for their destination wedding this April. With an intimate group of family and friends, they said vows on the beach at Casa Ybel Resort. The newlyweds enjoyed strolling the lush oceanfront lawns and a perfect sunset over the Gulf of Mexico on the most perfect day.
When Grace and Danny hired Floral Artistry for their tented wedding at Casa Ybel Resort on Sanibel Island, they gave them artistic freedom of design. The results were remarkable: lush, tropical greenery, timeless white blooms and perfectly placed touches of gold. Grace and Danny said their vows in a lawn wedding ceremony overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. Their tented wedding reception was also on a Gulf-view lawn where guests could enjoy an authentic Sanibel experience under the stars.
Amanda and David invited only their nearest and dearest loved ones to their intimate wedding on Sanibel Island. Their vows included their children as did their sand ceremony where the blending of different colored sands represented their lives becoming forever entwined.
Casa Ybel Resort in Sanibel Island, Florida, is a popular choice for New York wedding couples. Yuyu and Dan decided to escape the busy NYC scene for a laid back, island style soiree. They tied the knot on the white sand beach and enjoyed cocktails and a night of fun in a tented reception on the Gulf of Mexico.
When Lindsay and Gordon called us from Europe to plan to their beach wedding on Sanibel Island, we knew this would be an international affair. Guests came from all over the globe to watch Lindsay and Gordon say “I do” on the beach at Casa Ybel Resort. Details of the wedding highlighted the couples many travels together while also carrying a distinct Florida vibe.
Laura and Kevin spend a lot of time on the water. It was only natural for them to choose a wedding location on the beach and deck it out with nautical nods. When the rain came, it didn’t dampen their spirits. The skies cleared and this cheerful couple literally tied the knot on the Sanibel shore line.