Falling for You: Let’s Get It Started!

Does everybody know what time it is? IT’S RECAP TIME!

That’s right, boys and (mostly?) girls, it’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for since I was first introduced. Back then, I kicked off my intro post with a Black Eyed Peas song, so it’s only fitting to continue the tradition. Maestro, if you would…

In all seriousness, I’m beyond thrilled to finally be able to share my wedding day with all of you. No, really, I’m so excited, and I just can’t hide it. (OK, OK, I’ll stop.)

For those of you that are just tuning in: Hi, I’m Mrs. Waterfall. I married my boyfriend of 10 years in June in Montreal, Quebec. We had a catholic ceremony in Montreal’s oldest chapel, followed by a Cuban-Versailles themed reception at Le Windsor. Along the way, I shared many things with you, like my bridesmaids’ dresses, my dress, our Marie Antoinette inspired cake, and our flowers. I also DIY’ed a lot of elements, from our invitations to my veil, to everything in between, including our centerpieces, and I’m really pleased to show you how it all turned out.

It’s been four months since we tied the knot. The thank you cards have all been sent out, the miscellaneous wedding décor has been sold or packed away, but there was one very important piece of the puzzle that I was waiting for to start my recaps: our wedding video! A few months ago, I discussed my reasons for wanting to hire a videographer, and I’m happy to report that I don’t regret it one bit! Just as I predicted, our photos are amazing, but there are certain moments that are just so much better captured on video. We didn’t have a very large video budget, so we compromised by negotiating a custom package. We had our videographer for eight hours on our wedding day, and we got all the raw footage and this short trailer as part of our package. We also have the option of having a longer video made down the line, or we could try to edit one ourselves.

I can’t tell you how excited I was to get our trailer. I must have watched it at least 10 times the first day! So, without further ado, here is the Waterfall Wedding Trailer. Think of it as an appetizer before a five-course meal; hope you guys love it as much as I do!

Victoria&Mathieu trailer from elio castello on Vimeo.

Thanks for following along, hive. See you next time.



Mrs. Waterfall

Wedding Date:
June 2013
Bubbling with Joy: Dancing with Dad
Classifieds: October 14, 2013
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    kidseahawk 528 posts, Busy bee @ 12:10 pm

    BEAUTIFUL! Oh gosh, I totally teared up – that was wonderful! I love how the wind just completely picked up your dress when you got out of the car :) That was super glam!

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    happyheidi1984 272 posts, Helper bee @ 12:12 pm

    love love love love!!

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    triciag 438 posts, Helper bee @ 12:38 pm

    I agree with kidseahawk I think that was my favorite part, just like a movie!! :)

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    msbicycle 718 posts, Busy bee @ 1:35 pm

    I love this! I think my favoite scene is when you’re geting into your dress. That big white puff gown going over your head is just so fun!

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    Mrs. Panda 1359 posts, Bumble bee @ 2:55 pm

    yay! can’t wait to see your recaps unfold!

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    daniellekira 573 posts, Busy bee @ 3:04 pm

    I am so excited for your recaps.

  7. mspony Member
    mspony 9265 posts, Buzzing Beekeeper @ 4:16 pm

    What a gorgeous video, I’m so excited for your recaps!

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    salmonofmarriage 395 posts, Helper bee @ 4:49 pm

    Oh so so beautiful! Made me tear up- and re-live my own wedding day too. SUCH a great time- you look gorgeous!

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    kaw2be 791 posts, Busy bee @ 4:54 pm

    Yay! I’m so excited for your recaps!

  10. camel Member
    camel 703 posts, Busy bee @ 5:31 pm

    Such a sweet video! I can’t wait for your recaps (and some photos of that Marie Antoinette cake!!)

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    missgoldfish 454 posts, Helper bee @ 6:05 pm

    I absolutely loved your video! I also loved you getting into your big poofy dress, and you can see how much love there is between you and Mr. W!

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    spotted_giraffe 312 posts, Helper bee @ 5:50 am

    Aaah you’re so very beautiful, and I LOVE recap posts that start off with trailers, it gets me so excited to read more about your day!
    You both just look so happy and excited, congratulations!

  13. jetsetter Member
    jetsetter 535 posts, Busy bee @ 6:14 am

    I can’t watch this until after my wedding – I cry ALL THE TIME NOW.


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    rucksack 518 posts, Busy bee @ 6:52 am

    Eee I’m so excited!! And oh that video – it’s so wonderful!

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    cococlassic 1028 posts, Bumble bee @ 11:22 am

    OK I think my eyes are broken – seriously lol! That tender look you gave him when you all were sitting down!???! Oh so touching and my eyes instantly filled with tears! Absolutely beautiful and amazing. Congratulations!

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    Mrs. Waterfall 1403 posts, Bumble bee @ 2:04 pm

    Thank you so much everyone for all the kind words! I’m really glad that we decided to get the video after all, because we love it so much and watch it all the time to relive the day.

    @Miss Jet Setter: You’re too cute, I remember how emotional I was those last few days leading up to the wedding.@kidseahawk: @TriciaG: I didn’t even remember it being that windy until I saw the video, but it was definitely a glam moment 😉
    @happyheidi1984: Thanks!

    @Miss Bicycle: Haha, I love that too, we were very concerned with my hair, but it made for some really cute photos too.

    @Mrs. Panda: Thank you, my date twin 😉

    @daniellekira: @Mrs. Pony: Thanks, can’t wait to share with you all!

    @MissGoldFish: Thank you so much, you’re so sweet.

    @salmonofmarriage: Thank you! And I agree, such a great way to relive the day!

    @spotted_giraffe: Aw, thank you! And thanks for following along :)

    @kaw2be: Thanks!
    @Mrs. Camel: Thank you. The cake was definitely a focal point, everyone wanted to take pictures with it 😀

    @Mrs. Rucksack: Thank you lady 😀

    @CocoClassic: That’s so sweet, thank you! I think it’s a good sign when people who don’t know Mr. W and me personally can still get emotional while watching our wedding video :)

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    jpr 148 posts, Blushing bee @ 4:29 pm

    Oh dang it. I’d really convinced myself we didn’t need a videographer, and now I’m not so sure. This is gorgeous. What a special way of remembering your wedding day. Congratulations!

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    mstreasure 1655 posts, Bumble bee @ 8:10 pm

    Oh, that is such a fantastic video! I can’t wait for your recaps! <3

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    miamimavencita 219 posts, Helper bee @ 10:21 am

    I have now watched this about a dozen times and I still get teared up. Side note, you have to hold a lesson in kissing pretty for pictures and video, maybe even post a how to guide, so I don’t look like a hungry duck in the near future.

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    Mrs. Rubber Stamps 821 posts, Busy bee @ 5:45 pm

    Your video is beautiful! So many special moments captured that pictures wouldn’t do justice of. Thank you for sharing!

  21. mswaterfall Member
    Mrs. Waterfall 1403 posts, Bumble bee @ 9:20 am

    Thank you, everyone!

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