Love is in the air and on the coast of Positano, Italy. In a recent seaside ceremony CEO and Founder of new women-led dating app, Bumble tied the know with now-husband Michael Herd. If you’re wondering, no, the newlyweds did not meet on Bumble. In fact, they met in real life while vacationing in Aspen for Christmas. When they stumbled upon each other on the slopes, Herd was mesmerized by Whitney Wolfe , and while talking, he confided in her that he wasn’t necessarily a pro at skiing. Making his move, he asked her for help, and the rest is history.
In 2015, after two years together, Herd took Whitney to is Texas ranch, where he proposed to her after a romantic horseback ride into the sunset. Wolfe recalls the moment she realized she would soon be a wife, saying it is truly an experience that neither of them will ever forget. After sharing a few laughs, and cries, the duo headed to Italy for a celebratory trip. While sailing the coast, they decided, “this is it”. Falling in love with the beautiful scenery, they began planning a ceremony right on the Amalfi coast.
From planning and décor to booking a venue, the couple entrusted Diana Sorensen of Sugokuii Luxury Events to make their wedding day dreams come true. They even opted to have a venue chosen and revealed to them on the big day. How’s that for tradition? The couple also planned a weekend full of exciting events for their guest in preparation for their big day.
When the big day finally arrived, the soon to be newlyweds were not surprised by the rainy forecast. Nothing ever goes as perfectly planned, right? Refusing to let the rain ruin their parade, quite literally, the couple pulled the wedding party together for a day full of celebration and champagne. In Italy, rain is symbolic of new beginnings, and a permanent bond between two lovers. So, instead of the rain stopping their beautifully planned ceremony, it was the start of a beautiful life together. The couple said “I do” shortly after sunset, and their fairytale was complete and more