BGDW05 | How Antigua, Guatemala Desti Lea Planned Her Destination Wedding in Antigua...and Then MOVED There!

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*Photos courtesy of Tim King Photography

In this episode, we have a great Desti Chat with Desti Lea, who chose to have her destination wedding in the beautiful Antigua, Guatemala and then MOVE to Antigua and open her boutique and “huipil textile heaven”, Aline Mayan. 

Lea opened up to us and shared the wealth, telling us how she planned and shares her views on Desti body image, staying stress-free and so much more while planning her destination wedding. She shares the details on her budgeting, choosing her venue, vendors, and has an interesting story about her wedding dress too!

Lea owns Aline Mayan - an artisinal shop featuring one of a kind Guatemalan handmade fair trade goods and actually custom made my napkins for my wedding - you can find her shop at you can also follow her on Instagram @aline_mayan.


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BGDW Thanks Lea!

We appreciate you being our Bridefriend Forever and giving us a peek "behind your veil" of destination wedding planning in Antigua, Guatemala! We wish you and John the ABSOLUTE BEST in Antigua!


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*Photos courtesy of  Tim King Photography

*Photos courtesy of Tim King Photography