A Beautiful Blush Pink Wedding With A Few Surprises

A Beautiful Blush Pink Wedding With A Few Surprises

Say howdy to the charming Alecsia and John! Immediately after an 8 year engagement (in which Alecsia proposed to John) they tied the knot in a stunning marriage ceremony at the Radisson Blu in Athlone. Appear out for the gorgeous blush pink information and the surprise singing chef, organised by John’s sister.


Couple: Alecsia and John Griffin
Engagement length: 8 decades
Wedding day date: 2022-08-05
Wedding day spot: Radisson Blu Resort Athlone
Photographer: Ken Byrne Photography


A Beautiful Blush Pink Wedding With A Few Surprises


This satisfied pair fulfilled through their sisters, but also stalking on Alecsia’s behalf! From the second they fulfilled, they understood they’d get married. We really like that Alecsia proposed to John. Here’s the tale from her point of view:

“I just made a decision to do it myself and so I did! I was residence all working day and when he acquired dwelling from function I just requested. Definitely he stated certainly and afterwards on he really acquired me a ring.”



They selected a beautiful blush pink and dusty rose colour for their marriage. It wasn’t at first intended to be a concept, but it all arrived together splendidly.



Alecsia wore a Morilee dress because she truly liked their model. It was a strapless costume with a prolonged prepare, totally opposite to what she thought she would choose.

John wore a blue tweed type jacket and waistcoat with navy trousers.



The bridesmaids adopted the topic with a blush gown. These dresses were being actually secondhand but hadn’t been worn right before.

The groomsmen wore navy satisfies and waistcoats to match John.



They definitely preferred their marriage ceremony ceremony to be about spouse and children, really like and remembering their cherished ones. To accomplish this, they involved the lights of a remembrance candle and then a sand ceremony which involved their small children. They reported, “it was perfect”.



The incredibly to start with venue they appeared at was The Radisson!

“From the instant we walked in we currently realized that it was wherever we wished to enjoy our day. The coordinator was attractive. So uncomplicated to chat to and understood from chatting to us just what we required. The team are absolutely a large level, all so pleasant and attentive. Food was absolutely awesome everytime we ate there. The marina ballroom was big and ethereal, precisely the space that I imagined acquiring our reception in.”



Ken Byrne captured their Significant Working day perfectly!

“Ken and his spouse Aine are just a thing else, this kind of talent with this duo. We’ve recognized them for a whilst, they’ve formerly finished a family members photoshoot for us so I just kinda always had in my head he would do our wedding ceremony when the time arrived. Honestly the photos speak for them selves. Ken also contains a slideshow of photos generally prior to the band and it was so great to see a glimpse of our album. Most photographs were being amazing.”



For favours, they gave visitors scratch cards to gain a consume! People selected about 1/3 to earn and it grew to become the talk of the table when all people sat down.

The singing chef, John Frawley, entertained visitors by having them out of their seats, singing and dancing. This was all a amazed arranged by John’s sister.



Alecsia and John have a couple favorite reminiscences from the Significant Day:

“Firstly our sand ceremony. It was good to consist of our children as they are a genuinely major and vital element of our lives. Future would be the singing chef, he just broke the ice and produced all people smile. And at last the foods. The foods is just to die for, every little thing just tasted incredible.”



John and Alecsia shared some outstanding wedding day arranging guidance for our couples:

Completely do not be apprehensive about the little things, they all perform on their own out. Never worry about other persons, it’s your marriage ceremony. Have regardless of what you want to. Just delight in your working day since it goes so immediately!”




Ceremony and Reception venue: Radisson Blu Athlone | Planner/coordinator: Claire Flahety | Photographer: Ken Byrne Images | Band and DJ: White Diamond | Hair: Claire Nulty | Makeup: Soirse O Dowd | Couple’s outfits: My Honest Lady and Guy Apparel | Wedding occasion outfits: Male Garments and 2nd hand ASOS | Cake: Heavenly Cakes | Celebrant/solemniser: HSE Celebrant Deirdre | Jewellery/rings: Fields Jewellers Athlone | Accessories: Shein | Flowers: Bouquets Distinctive Moate