Elizabeth and Cem in Thompson, CT

The reception was held in four different rooms inside the manor. "We wanted to create a classic, elegant atmosphere," says Elizabeth. Cem is originally from Istanbul, Turkey; as a nod to his home country, each place setting featured a blue glass amulet to ward off the evil eye. All catering, dinnerware, rentals, printed menus, and table numbers provided by the Lord Thompson Manor.

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