Like the rest people, Trishala Sikka is obsessed on Instagram. “It’s a place for notion for my travels, for meals and the whole thing in between,” she says. Of course, it’s additionally a part of the Mumbai-based 27-year-old enterprise pupil-turned-fashion and splendor blogger’s task. So glaringly, while Sikka tied with knot with lengthy-time beau, 29-year-vintage businessman Riken Vora in March 2019, she decided to curate a double-tappable wedding birthday party, and most importantly, ensure her nearly 69,000 fans may be a part of the most important day of her lifestyles.
The couple’s first encounter can be touted as present-day serendipity, “We met approximately six years in the past in Ibiza round 2013. I was touring thru Spain with a not unusual pal during my time studying In Italy, and Riken was on a cousin’s bachelor trip. Our mutual friend determined to mix plans one night time for each person to go out, and that’s how we first met,” she recalls. “We instantly related because we got the threat to realizing every other at an area a long way away from home, far from ordinary issues, and in a care-unfastened surrounding.” The parted approaches when she went lower back to pursue her training, and he again to India, and it becomes handiest till three years ago while Vora determined to randomly reconnect with Sikka and ask her to trap up over dinner and beverages. “The relaxation, as they say, records,” she laughs.
After three years of courting, the duo determined to get married. “We best had approximately a six-month hole between the engagement and wedding. We didn’t begin planning until November 2018. Word of advice to all brides-to-be, shop your self the strain and please plan!” While he recommended signing some papers to seal the deal, Sikka had expected a big affair with buddies and family. As a center floor, the couple labored out a wedding that was intimate in its guest list, with six capabilities in total. “We didn’t have a marriage planner, and it turned out to be one of the great decisions for me. I suppose the most quantity of family bonding among each facet occurred while anybody was worried inside the wedding making plans,” she provides.
The pre-wedding celebrations
The festivities kicked off with a traditional puja at the bride-to-be’s residence in February 2019. This was followed with the aid of the first massive occasion, haldi, and mehandi on March 7. The bride-to-be selected a custom yellow lehenga via JADE with the aid of Monica and Karishma, with zari paintings and complemented it with bespoke rings by way of Mrinalini Chandra.