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Louise & Marc’s Farm Wedding

Marc and I met in 2012 when he came to Cape Town from Canada to do his MBA at UCT. He was only supposed to be in Cape Town for the year, but 4 years later he was still there! We decided to immigrate to Canada in August of 2016, [...]

By | January 10th, 2018|Real Life weddings, Real-life Weddings|Comments Off on Louise & Marc’s Farm Wedding

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

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

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

Real-life Wedding: Nikki & Sudashen

After a romantic first date out to endure 3 hours of a Harry Potter movie, how could it not be “love at first sight”. So 6 years later, an amazing proposal followed in a penthouse picnic with a gorgeous vintage, 2 carat ring to declare his love, Sudashen set out [...]

By | February 10th, 2016|Real Life weddings|1 Comment

Vanessa Haywood and Ryan Sandes get hitched

On Saturday the 25th of October actress, model and endurance athlete, Vanessa Haywood, married her best-friend, world renowned trail runner, Ryan Sandes, in a country chic celebration at the picturesque Nitida Wine Estate in Durbanville, Cape Town. The reception was held at the farm’s restaurant, Cassia. And Vanessa wore a custom-made [...]

By | November 8th, 2014|Real Life weddings, Real-life Weddings|0 Comments

Nadine Aucamp photography

Meet Nadine Aucamp, a very talented photographer from Paarl. We love Nadine’s work because it tells a story, whether it’s the story of a bride having a ball at her reception (check out the image below) or two people who fell in love despite coming from completely different worlds. We [...]

By | August 6th, 2014|Real Life weddings, Wedding planning and coordination|0 Comments

Real life wedding: Jacqui and Dain

The lovely and bubbly Jacqui married her Englishman, Dain, at Kleine Zalze on 21 March 2014. "It was such a magical day, and I would't have changed a thing," says Jacqui. Jacqui loves pink, but she didn't want to get married in a solid pink dress. So, she got a [...]

By | July 20th, 2014|Real Life weddings, Real-life Weddings|0 Comments


We are delighted to share images of Karen and Phil's beautiful wedding at Morgensvlei in Tulbagh. Karen and Phil got married earlier this year in February, in the middle of South Africa's Summer. They chose the historic country town of Tulbagh, to host their wedding celebration. Just an hour and a [...]

By | October 24th, 2012|Real Life weddings, Real-life Weddings, Weddings|0 Comments


Candice and Vink got married on the beautiful and relaxed Mayerskraal farm in Paarl. Matti from McLagan Photography was kind enough to share their gorgeous wedding photos, with us, and Candice and Vink answer some of our questions about their special day... Tell us about Vink’s proposal Vink proposed at the foot of the [...]

By | August 6th, 2012|Real Life weddings, Real-life Weddings, Weddings|0 Comments