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Same Sex Wedding in Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic

Fernando and Kevin’s wedding in Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic, was a wonderful mix of minimalism, modernism and so so so much style! These kind, amiable, sensible and fashion forward grooms had our hearts at hello. You have to see this!

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H+J met live in New York City, but when it was time to decide where to get married it was easy for them to choose gorgeous Lake Tahoe, which had a special personal meaning to them. We loved working with H as she had truly impeccable taste and kept on making choices that made our […]

lake tahoe wedding

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This amazing wedding weekend will be forever in our hearts, and you’ll see why! Our beloved ME+J provided their guests with a wonderful wedding weekend experience, celebrating with their loved ones in Casa de Campo, Dominican Republic, across over 5 different venues! They welcomed their guests on their family’s private villa, full of bright and […]

marina riverside wedding

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We loved working on AJ and Jess’ wedding at the Ritz Carlton in Sarasota, Florida. Their story is beyond interesting as we had a whole wedding planned to happen at Grace Bay Resorts in Turks and Caicos for May 2020, and due to the pandemic we tried postponing twice, and after several attempts we decided to move it to their home state of […]

claire duran destination wedding planner

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Destination Wedding in the Dominican Republic at Altos de Chavón, Casa de Campo with planning by Claire Duran Weddings & Events, and featured in Martha Stewart Weddings

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Here at Claire Duran Weddings & Events, one of the things we do most is beach destination weddings. And we wouldn’t want it any other way! Check out a teaser of some of the topics we discussed in a recent interview with wedding writer Sarah Zlotnick for BRIDES.

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As a daughter of Dominican immigrants, Adriana Diaz found our work when looking for options to do her wedding in the Dominican Republic. Early on, plans shifted focused to having the events in Chicago, but she still wanted to work with us and that meant the absolute world. We couldn’t wait!!! Adriana and Bryan were […]

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Sally and Ryan got married earlier this year in our beloved Casa de Campo Resort in the Dominican Republic. Namely, they chose different Altos de Chavon venues for the various moments of their celebration. And their reception setup is still one that blows me away every time I see the pictures. Everything lined up to […]

destination wedding by claire duran

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Haylie and Kevin officially met in 2012 at James Madison University. Having started off their relationship as friends, they finally began dating in 2014 after Kevin professed his love for Haylie on a trip to Mexico.  After getting engaged in 2019 during their 4 year anniversary trip in Belize, the wedding planning began. Since Mexico […]

Wedding in Cabo Mexico by Claire Duran Weddings & Events

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Michelle & Daniel met at a high school science fair at 16, and as Michelle says, “[At sixteen] everything seemed endless & forever was the only way to go for the young & clueless. We we might have been dreamy & young, but we weren’t clueless–we knew then & there forever was our fate.” Nine […]

Villa Woodbine wedding by Claire Duran

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After many years dreaming of creating a sister brand to serve a wider audience at a competitive investment, we have finally done it! We are so excited to introduce our new sister company, CEREMONIA. CEREMONIA is a boutique event planning firm providing wedding planning, design and management services for couples in the Washington, DC area […]

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