City Lights: Fatimah & Jean in Atlanta, GA

When Fatimah and Jean frequented the same coffee shop in Atlanta, neither was aware that this venue would be where the two would meet and eventually fall in love. Their wedding would feature a theme that mirrored the couple’s style—modern and glamorous.

Fatimah’s veil was handmade by a friend. She took particular care to construct a special one for Fatimah, who plans on using this veil in her daughter’s nursery. Favorite moment: “Prior to the ceremony, we took a moment alone together, which allowed us to become immersed in our own world.”
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When Fatimah and Jean frequented the same coffee shop in Atlanta, neither was aware that this venue would be where the two would meet and eventually fall in love. Their wedding would feature a theme that mirrored the couple’s style—modern and glamorous.

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“One of my favorite moments was joking around with my groomsmen while we got ready—it definitely helped ease the wedding-day jitters,” says the groom. Before the ceremony, the groom and his groomsmen enjoyed a toast with these customized shot glasses.
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The five bridesmaids, clad in their lilac dresses, hold bouquets of vibrant pink and lavender roses. A family friend sang “On This Day” as Fatimah walked down the aisle. The song was rearranged and customized for the big day.
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The trendy purple-lit reception hall offers panoramic views of the city. The bride, with her mother and friends, created a photo collage of friends and family displayed at the reception—it was the perfect way to show their love.

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A color palette of deep purple, rich fuchsia and icy silver was the perfect complement to their enchanting affair. Each place setting features purple- hued napkins and chargers, garnished with a fuchsia orchid. Biggest splurge: “I wanted to infuse Caribbean-inspired foods into the menu to pay homage to my Haitian heritage,” said the groom.
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The vanilla wedding cake with strawberry buttercream filling echoes the glamorous style of the bride’s gown. It’s embellished with a sleek orchid on top.
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The groom’s cake caters to Jean’s spirit as a basketball aficionado.
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Luscious vanilla cupcakes with buttercream— a sweet tooth’s guilty pleasure.
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