The spectacular Pazo de Oca, in the Pontevedra town of A Estrada, was the setting chosen by Lucía Bárcena and Marco Juncadella to say ‘yes I want’ on Saturday afternoon. She, one of the influencers Most followed in the country on Instagram, she is the daughter of the lawyer Ramón Bárcena and he, a rider and businessman, is the son of the German princess Cristina Hohenlohe and the textile entrepreneur and ex-car driver José María Juncadella. That is why their wedding brought together very diverse guests from both worlds: from influencers such as María Pombo, Mery Turiel or María Fernández-Rubíes to Jaime de Marichalar or José Bono Jr.
The bride, who became famous on the web with her blog Babibalu and today accumulates 360,000 followers on her Instagram account, arrived at the church of San Antonio de Padua on the arm of her father. For the occasion, she wore a retro-cut dress, made by Spanish designer Jorge Acuña, with long sleeves and a high neck. Acuña’s creations are common on the red carpet, recently he has dressed actresses such as Marta Nieto, Bárbara Lennie or Paula Echevarría. The bride completed her bridal look with a low ballerina bun, long veil and detachable Suárez earrings, in white gold, with 32 diamonds and two Australian pearls.
The groom wore a navy blue Absolute Bespoke morning suit and arrived with his mother, with a draped blue dress, mantilla, long gloves and earrings and sapphire bracelet.
When the couple left the temple, they left in the car driven by Juncadella, although they both arrived at the invitation on horseback, as they have retransmitted in their Stories guests as Pablo Castellano, one of the groom’s witnesses. Both the religious ceremony and the subsequent banquet were held in the Pazo de Oca, which was built between the 18th and 19th centuries and is listed as an Asset of Cultural Interest of Spanish heritage. It is currently owned by the Dukes of Medinaceli, relatives of the groom.
The celebration, which has lasted throughout the weekend, began on Friday, when many of the guests attended a previous party at the Gran Hotel La Toja. The wedding planner Petite Mafalda has taken care of all the logistics.
The influence María Pombo, friend of the bride, in an emerald green Redondo Studio dress with puffed sleeves and openings, which she combined with wedge espadrilles.
Her sister, Marta Pombo, in a long-sleeved printed dress by Matelier Design and a high bow.
The also influence María Fernández-Rubíes chose a mid-length dress with a sweetheart neckline, from Redondo Studio, which she wore with an extra smooth hair parted in the middle.
The mother of the bride in a Coosy pleated skirt dress and silver accessories.
Mery Turiel shared on her Instagram account that she decided what to wear the night before: a set with flowers embroidered in sequins, from the store online low cost Asos, consisting of skirt and short jacket.