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Hi! I'm Karina. I love photographing weddings + special moments throughout the East Coast! I'm happily married to my best friend and I LOVE love. I'm overjoyed to share these beautiful love stories with you!

Hi, I'm Karina.

Park Chateau Estate Wedding

As a Park Chateau wedding photographer, I recently had the incredible opportunity to capture the breathtaking love story of Samantha and Romo in an enchanting Summer wedding editorial. This day was an absolute dream, filled with romance, beauty, and plenty of unforgettable moments! So grab a cup of your favorite brew and get ready to immerse yourself in this picture-perfect love story at the stunning Park Chateau Estate in New Jersey!

Park Chateau Estate and Gardens in East Bruswick, NJ

From the very beginning, it was clear that this wedding was going to be a showstopper. Thanks to the amazing wedding planner, Heather Benge, every detail was meticulously planned and flawlessly executed. With Heather’s expert touch, the day flowed seamlessly and the details were *incredible*

When it came to Samantha’s wedding day look, she was an absolute vision. In a Tara Lauren gown, she wowed everyone. The plunging neckline accentuated her elegance, while the floral lace sleeves added femininity. Samantha radiated confidence and joy, making it a pleasure to capture her smile!

Of course, no wedding look is complete without the perfect hair and makeup. Sun Kissed and Made Up did a flawless job. Samantha’s hair was styled to perfection, complementing her gown and enhancing her natural beauty. With a touch of glam and a hint of sophistication, she was basically a modern-day princess!

Samantha and Romo’s love was evident throughout. Their laughter, glances, and tender moments were a delight to capture. In addition, I *loved* their portraits on the staircase of the Park Chateau. Truly stunning!

Impecable Floral Design:

As a Park Chateau wedding photographer, I was constantly in awe of the stunning floral arrangements that adorned every corner of the venue. Rosa Spina Floral truly outdid themselves with an awe-inspiring floral installation surrounding the chapel doors. This breathtaking masterpiece of blooms served as the perfect backdrop for Samantha and Romo’s ceremony exit. The soft colors and exquisite design added an extra touch of magic to an already enchanting day.

Cassandra Shah Flowers decorated the stunning reception tablescape and ceremony space in the Park Chateau chapel! I love all of the pastel tones and delicate blooms chosen for this intimate space.

As a Park Chateau Estate wedding photographer, it was an honor to be a part of this Summer wedding editorial with Samantha and Romo. From the stunning floral installations to the radiant couple, every aspect of the day was overflowing with love and beauty.

So, if you’re searching for a Park Chateau wedding photographer for your wedding day: I would love to chat with you!

Wedding Vendors:

Photography: Karina Mekel Photography

Venue: Park Chateau Estate and Gardens

Hair and Makeup: Sun Kissed and Made Up

Florists: Cassandra Shah Flowers; Rosaspina Floral

See more wedding photos from this Spring Wedding At The Ryland Inn! Or contact me anytime to inquire about photography for your wedding!

Karina Mekel is a romantically whimsical NYC wedding photographer capturing special moments throughout the East Coast. Follow along with these timeless love stories on Instagram @karinamekel or get in touch with Karina here.





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