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What you missed: JW Marriott Hotel Singapore South Beach's ultra-glam wedding showcase

The spectacular standalone Grand Ballroom of JW Marriott South Beach Singapore was transformed into a dazzling showcase of mesmerising wedding themes, stunning wedding and evening gowns, as well as exquisite food.
 

September 23, 2018 -  Housed in a stand-alone 1930s heritage building within the hotel, the column-free Grand Ballroom, with its beautifully preserved architecture and expansive floor-to-ceiling LED-screen (Psst! this has a hidden door so the couple can make a surprise entrance!) sets the perfect backdrop for celebrating your nuptials in remarkable style. 

At the luxury hotel's annual wedding showcase, couples were treated to an afternoon of delectable bites, a preview of the hotel's new and enchanting themed wedding concepts as well as signature menu items, breathtaking wedding dresses, and fabulous deals and prizes. Here's what went down at the show: 

 

Silver Linings & Glitter Gold

 

FOUR BREATHTAKING WEDDING THEMES

Whether you've a preference for a modern romance or classic glamour, the luxury hotel has unveiled 4 new themed concepts to elevate your wedding day. These include: 

 

  • Classic meets Modern, a timeless combination of rich burgundy, navy and white
  • Silver Linings & Glitter Gold , a balance of gleaming gold with hints of silver and metallic chrome
  • Purple Crush, an elegant mix of lilac, cream and soft green shades
  • Cherish Blush, with a charming combination of blush and grey with marble and copper accents

 

The Classic Meets Modern wedding theme. 

Lush centrepieces that complement the Grand Ballroom's iconic Forest of Lights installation.

 

Stylish wedding favours (in partnership with DreamWeavers Singapore) atop classy table settings.

The mezzanine at Level Three is perfect for your solemnisation, or a stage for your wedding band.

 

A glowing platform ensconced amid pretty blooms and airy baby's breath turned the aisle into an entrancing display. 

 

SPECTACULAR GOWNS

An array of stunning wedding and evening gowns as well as fashionable suits lit up the bridal runway of the showcase. Created by Singapore bridal designer Danny L. for Bow & Petal Bridal, there was a style for every bride - from sparkling ballgowns boasting majestic trains to ones in the dreamiest lace details. 

See also: HOW TO LOOK FAB IN A WEDDING BALLGOWN IF YOU'RE A PETITE BRIDE

 

SUMPTUOUS DINING

Highlights of the Chinese menu. 

From left: Marinated Scallop with Mango, Cucumber Salsa, Salmon Roe and Edible Flower, and Prime Beef Sirloin with Asparagus Rolled in Bacon, Cabernet Jus and Shallot Compote.

Handcrafted with sugar, this magnificent dessert carousel laden with sweet confections took centre stage at the foyer below the Grand Ballroom. 

If you're looking to impress your guests with the food, you can leave it to the capable hands of Executive Chef Stefano Di Salvo. Together with his dedicated team, you can be sure of culinary creations that will tantalise the fussiest of tastebuds.   

Couples who attended the afternoon affair were treated to delectable butler-passed canapes and a gigantic dessert carousel specially created by Di Salvo. Also on display were mouthwatering dishes from the Chinese menu that included Braised Abalone, Steamed Live Tiger Garoupa (Hong Kong Style), Lotus Leaf Fried Rice with Mini Abalone and Chinese Sausage. 

Western delights were beautifully plated, and included Prime Beef Sirloin with Asparagus Rolled in Bacon, Cabernet Jus and Shallot Compote, Seafood Soup, Marinated Scallop with Mango, Cucumber Salsa, Salmon Roe and Edible Flower.

 

Fantastic partners

Couples could also check out various wedding vendors, from photography to florists wedding rentals. These included:

  • Inside The Knot
  • Petals & Foliage 
  • MovingStills Photography
  • Vocalise
  • Antelope Studios
  • CC Lee Designs
  • DreamWeavers Singapore
  • Events And Weddings Rental

Fringe activities included a flower bar by Petals & Foliage, where guests could create their own bouquets.

See also: GLAM & INSPIRING! 11 BALLROOM WEDDING IDEAS FROM REAL COUPLES