It was the society marriage ceremony of the summer season.
King Randolph Hearst — who goes by Randy, and is the great-grandson of newspaper baron William Randolph Hearst — tied the knot with Paula Porubcanova final week in a lavish affair within the Hamptons.
We’re instructed the couple had a ceremony in entrance of 140 well-heeled company, together with philanthropist Princess Yasmin Aga Khan, Baroness Milly de Cabrol, Kimberly and Steve Rockefeller, Sharon Bush, p.r. whiz R. Couri Hay, and former US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and spouse Hilary.
The stylish occasion was held at Ashgrove Farm — the Hamptons estate of the mother-of-the-groom, Anne Hearst, and stepfather, “Brilliant Lights, Massive Metropolis” novelist Jay McInerney.
Randy’s father is King Harris.
The bride walked down the aisle in Monique LHuillier with “embroidered Lily of the Valley,” says a spy, describing it additional as a “strapless, princess type that was nipped in at the waist with a inexperienced ribbon.”
The supply tells us the couple stated “I Do” underneath a 16-foot-high white floral arch set towards the property’s lily and koi pond.
We’re instructed Randy’s step sis, Amanda Hearst, who simply gave delivery to her first youngster with Joachim Rønning just a few weeks in the past, gave a toast through video whereas holding child Hawk.
McInerney additionally gave a toast.
Alison Mazzola, of Alison Mazzola Communications, deliberate the occasion which featured “Slovakian traditions” for the bride — like small dolls at company’ plates, blue-and-white floral preparations, a 16-piece band, monogrammed napkins, and a separate dessert tent to supply confections from “artisanal” New York cheesecake to Apple Strudel.
Ashgrove Farm suffered a hearth in 2019, with a blaze tearing via the 11,000-square-foot house designed by architect Peter Prepare dinner. Our supply tells us it has been largely rebuilt, however that giant murals of livestock have been put as much as cowl some ongoing building.
There have been additionally actual life animals: Friends have been in a position to see the estate’s chickens, miniature ponies, donkeys, and an Emu.
The subsequent night time, company, together with Lorraine Bracco and Robert Zimmerman, head to the seashore bonfire for s’mores, clams and lobster. We hear feminine performers did an elaborate fireplace dance, with one attendee joking it “regarded like a fertility ceremony.”