A Preppy, Nautical New Jersey Wedding\\nOne couple's preppy, nautical-themed wedding combines clean white florals and hints of classic navy.\\nOne evening, Kristen sat down to dinner in a cozy New York City restaurant with Lev, and the waiter presented her with a menu that read, \\"Kristen, will you marry me?\\" She looked up in shock to find Lev on bended knee. A year later, the couple wed at Clarks Landing Yacht Club, a venue chosen for its Manasquan River views.\\nKristen wore a Vera Wang gown from Exquisite Bride. \\"The dress was very classic, but the origami crumb-catcher neckline was such a fun surprise,\\" Kristen says. Lev sported a J.Crew suit.\\nKristen paired the gown with Christian Louboutin heels.\\nThe bride carried a bouquet of peonies, ranunculuses, hydrangeas, and ti leaves wrapped with a blue and white striped ribbon.\\nKristen's bridesmaids wore navy dresses in styles they chose themselves; her two sisters opted for designs by Chloe & Reese.\\nThe couple was married during an interfaith ceremony, which combined Catholic and Jewish traditions.\\nWhite floral pomanders lined the aisle.\\nInside the ballroom, guests found their tables via a gold-framed escort card display that Kristen had made with her mother.\\n\\nThe tables were decorated with navy linens and a mix of tall and low centerpieces of white hydrangeas, manzanita branches, and pillar candles. All floral arrangements were by Rose Petals and Lace.\\nFollowing dinner, which was catered by the club, the newlyweds cut into the fondant-covered wedding cake, which featured chocolate and white cake layers filled with cannoli cream. Cake by Bovella's Pastry Shoppe.\\nThe couple wowed the crowd during their first dance to Ben Harper's \\"Forever\\" before inviting guests to join them on the dance floor.\\nMusic was provided by Band of Gold Music. \\"Everyone had a fabulous time,\\" says Kristen. \\"But the feedback from our flower girl, Sarah, was especially sweet. During the reception, she told us, 'This is the best day of my life!' That still makes me tear up.\\"