Real Life weddings

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Lara & Patrick’s Fairytale Wedding in Italy

Lara and Patrick share their dream wedding story with us... Something about each of us: Patrick and I are both from Pretoria. Went to school at Pretoria Boys/Girls High same year however we did not know each other back in school. I went to the Univestiry of the Freestate and [...]

By | August 17th, 2018|Real Life weddings, Wedding Ideas, Wedding Inspiration|0 Comments

Destination Wedding: Nuno & Joana

One of our preferred wedding event coordinators shared a recent destination wedding that they coordinated with us - the destination wedding of Nuno & Joana, in Mozambique. The venue just outside of the couple’s hometown of Maputo in Mozambique took our breath away – a Tropical Garden to top all [...]

By | June 27th, 2018|Real Life weddings, Wedding Inspiration|1 Comment

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