WL’s Exclusive Look at Recent Society Weddings
George Chopivsky III and Clara Brillembourg
Easton, MD • June 20, 2009
George is a vice president of Simpson Housing, a Denver-based real estate company with properties in the Washington area. Clara is an associate in the Washington office of the Boston law firm Foley Hoag.
Ceremony: Ukrainian Orthodox
Reception: More than 400 guests enjoyed the weekend of festivities at “Halcyon,” the bride’s family home on the Eastern Shore, where a vast tented “Midsummer Night’s Dream” theme prevailed along with “intertwined Ukrainian and Venezuelan buffets” and Latin music on the dance floor. Revelry continued at “Le Club,” a barn transformed into a Moroccan disco, until 5 a.m.
Bridal Gown: Angel Sanchez
Event Planner: David Tutera and the Sorelle Group
Photographer: David Murray
Guests: Marc and Jacqueline Leland, Bill and Ann Nitze, Lucky Roosevelt, Mary and Mandy Ourisman, and the ambassadors of Argentina, Colombia, Ukraine, and Mexico.
Honeymoon: Bali, Bangkok, Cambodia, Hong Kong, and Bhutan