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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

Casablanca Manor Styled Wedding Shoot: Red Ivory Winter Elegance

This styled wedding shoot was inspired by the rich hues of autumn and the pureness and magic of the winter. We wanted something different, but still accessible to the bride­ to­ be. Added to this wedding inspiration, we brought in red to symbolise our love and passion, as suppliers, for [...]

By | July 25th, 2016|Blog, Wedding Ideas, Wedding Inspiration, Weddings|0 Comments

Introducing ash & stone Wedding Gift Registry

ash & stone are excited to launch their custom online wedding gift registry service on www.ashandstone.co.za The gift registry includes all the expertly curated products of the full ash & stone website as well as custom personalisation options. ash & stone guarantee that your registry will be packed with functional [...]

By | July 18th, 2016|Special Offers, Weddings|0 Comments

10 first steps for the newly engaged

So you've said yes. Now what? We've put together 10 first steps to help you get started. 1. Share the news If you are like me you may have stayed in your newly engaged bubble of bliss for a few days before sharing it with the world. Or if you [...]

Glitter wedding inspiration

It's your special day, and you can sparkle if you want to! Here's some glitter wedding inspiration for you. 1. Glitter banners Bring a touch of glitter into your wedding reception with these shiny bunting banners! 2. Glitter bridesmaids dresses Be brave and let your bridesmaids wear glitter dresses! Image [...]

By | July 14th, 2016|Wedding Ideas, Wedding Inspiration|0 Comments

CapeGate Bridal Fair 27 – 29 May 2016

Cape Gate Bridal Fair Venue: Cape Gate Shopping Centre, Brackenfell. 27-29 May 2016 Remember to visit the CapeGate Bridal Fair 27 - 29 May 2016 for all your wedding requirements! Awesome suppliers with lots of tips and don't forget to enter our bridal competition to stand a chance to win [...]

By | May 15th, 2016|Blog, Expos and Events|0 Comments

Cabrières Weddings – an unforgettable Karoo experience…

Surrounded by Karoo fynbos & Lush vineyards, Cabrières overlooks the majestic backdrop of the Langeberg mountain range - this charming historic cellar is the perfect romantic setting for your special day. The wedding venue is an old 19th century cellar, boasting 16 baby crystal chandeliers and is fully furnished. The adjacent tasting [...]

By | May 10th, 2016|Blog, Wedding Venues|0 Comments

Moodboard Monday: A Classic White Wedding

Moodboard Monday: A Classic White Wedding Today's moodboard goes back to the traditional and features inspiration for a white themed wedding. The contrast between crisp white and green is so beautiful...          source.

By | March 14th, 2016|Wedding Ideas, Wedding Inspiration|0 Comments

2016 Bridesmaids dress trends you will love… 

White Runway South Africa guides us as we highlight four stylish bridesmaid dress trends to look out for in 2016 —from one colour dresses in mismatching styles, to an all white bridal party which lends itself to the runways from recent international bridal shows. So, think a little fashion-forward this [...]

By | March 7th, 2016|Blog, Wedding Advice, Wedding Inspiration|0 Comments