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A Sophisticated Countryside Affair

While a Summer wedding in Gauteng can be a gamble when it comes to the afternoon downpours, on one lucky mid-January evening there wasn’t a drop of rain in sight. The Event Affairs team headed to Lanseria, just outside of Johannesburg for Misty and Alan’s big day. White Light is [...]

By | May 17th, 2017|Real Life weddings|0 Comments

Barefoot and Boho Wedding in the Forest

A beautiful fun-loving couple, gorgeous venue, stunning decor and perfect light... the ingredients for a beautiful wedding!  Candy and Jono (with the help of super talented Creative Nook) created their ideal boho-forest wedding at Winery Road Forest (Stellenbosch), complete with wildflowers and fairy lights. What made this wedding so special [...]

By | February 22nd, 2017|Real Life weddings, Real-life Weddings|0 Comments

Outdoor Forest Wedding Venues

Brides and grooms are spoilt for choice when it comes to outdoor wedding venues in South Africa, and one of the most popular requests we receive is for Forest Wedding Venues. February and March in South Africa are the perfect months for an outdoor wedding as the days and evenings are still [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Wedding Venues|2 Comments

Amy & Roydon’s Wedding by the Sea

The Meeting We met on my birthday 3 years ago. He walked in with a mutual friend dressed in black tie and we both knew this was something special. He was the best birthday present I could have wished for! The Proposal Roydon had spent time filming in Mallorca over [...]

By | February 2nd, 2017|Real Life weddings|0 Comments

Fun Wedding Idea #40

We just love the idea of using photo's of the bride and groom at different ages for the table numbers at the wedding reception. It's a great way to add a personal touch to your wedding, and creates a fun talking point to bring back memories for wedding guests who have known [...]

By | January 13th, 2017|Wedding Ideas, Wedding Inspiration|0 Comments

5 Wedding Trends for 2017

It's the start of a new year, and with it comes new exciting ideas for all things wedding related - from cakes to flowers, dresses to stationery, and food to photo's! We take a look at 5 of the latest trends doing the rounds for 2017: 1. Creative canapé pairings Create [...]

By | January 10th, 2017|Wedding Ideas, Wedding Inspiration, Weddings|0 Comments

Gold-inspired Wedding Shoot

Casablanca Manor, situated in Donkerhoek Pretoria, was the setting for a recent gold-inspired wedding shoot. The variety of gold hues such as pink gold, rose gold, canary gold, gave endless options to incorporate gold into a beautiful wedding shoot at this location with its "old world charm with a touch [...]

By | November 9th, 2016|Wedding Ideas, Wedding Inspiration, Wedding Venues|0 Comments

Amber & Wayne get hitched in Hankey

Amber and Wayne had a beautiful all-white wedding day with all their favourite people, at their favourite place: Home, in Hankey, in the Eastern Cape. About the wedding: There were no posed photographs. No bridesmaids, groomsmen, speeches or first dances. Simple and understated was the order of the day. The [...]

By | November 1st, 2016|Real Life weddings, Wedding Inspiration, Wedding Venues|0 Comments

Nuptials with a Natural Twist

New Zealand is known for its lush, green landscapes and pristine beaches. But when it came time to plan their wedding, South African-born Kiwi couple Mikhaela and John decided to say ‘I do’ at the iconic Boschendal Wine Estate – with its picturesque views of the Western Cape. Our preferred [...]

By | September 12th, 2016|Real Life weddings, Weddings|0 Comments

The Western Cape: A Dream Wedding Destination

Today's guest blog post comes courtesy of Lindy from our preferred wedding event coordinators, Event Affairs. There’s a little place that some of the world’s rich and famous like to vacation. In fact, a number of these stars call it home. We don’t like to name drop, but this slice of [...]

By | September 1st, 2016|Wedding Advice, Wedding Inspiration, Wedding Venues|0 Comments

Wedding Trend 2016: Geometrics & Copper

Geometrics and copper are hot in the design space this year, and we love that the trend has overlapped into wedding décor! Brides and grooms are becoming a little more daring with their décor, and wedding themes and shifting towards a more modern look by adding touches of popular design [...]

By | August 18th, 2016|Blog, Wedding Inspiration|0 Comments

Wedding Colour Trends: Rose Quartz & Serenity

Earlier this year Pantone revealed their 2016 Colour of the Year - and for the first time it was a blending of two shades – Rose Quartz and Serenity. "Joined together, Rose Quartz and Serenity demonstrate an inherent balance between a warmer embracing rose tone and the cooler [...]

By | August 4th, 2016|Blog, Wedding Ideas, Wedding Inspiration|0 Comments