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Rudi & Catie | Wedding Day

RUDI & CATIE’S LOVE STORY & WEDDING VENDORS:
Tell us about your love-story leading up to your special day – how did you meet one another?
We met via mutual friends. At first we were only friends but later on we started looking at each other differently and fell in love shortly afterwards. We were at umhlanga and Rudy even went on his one-year when he asked me to be his girlfriend. About a year-and-a-half to two years later he asked me to spend the rest of our lives together.
How did your husband propose to you?
 We were in plettenberg Bay and I kind of suspected that he would propose sooner or later. We went skydiving and I actually suspected that he might ask me then but he did not. About 2 days later we went on a hike,  the robberg hike; we ended up on a small deck with a beautiful Outlook of the ocean and then Rudi flew his drone all around us. Later the drone was very close to us and the next moment he went on his one knee and proposed. We then finished our hike and met up with my best friend and her husband and celebrated.
Did your wedding have a theme, if yes please give details:
The wedding was on the beach so it seem was not needed as the beach is already a theme
Wedding Planner: Jana Goodman
Wedding Car: Mercedes Combi
Place where Bride got ready: Sky Villa Boutique Hotel
Brides Dress: Bride&Co
Veil: Mother purchased is from her own supplier
Brides Shoes: Woolworths
Brides Jewellery: Angels Boutique Bloemfontein
Make-up Artist: Brides sister Merisa Oelofse
Hair Stylist: Hair Salon: Adam n Eve: Shantal Schmidt
Bridesmaids Dresses: Isabel
Bridesmaids Gifts: Robes which I made
Bridesmaids Accessories: they just wore their own
What did you choose for
Something old:
Something new: my wedding dress
Something borrowed:
Something blue: the ocean
Place where groom got ready:
Grooms suit: Bride&Co
Grooms Accessories: Bride&Co
Grooms Shoes: Woolworths
Groomsmen Suits: Woolworths
Groomsmen Accessories: Only buttonaires made by florist
Ceremony Venue: Beach area infront of Equinox,  Plettenberg Bay
Reception Venue: Equinox,  Plettenberg Bay
Minister: Schalk Scott,  my cousin’s husband
What did you choose for confetti: rose petals
Who made your Wedding Cake: I’m not quite sure the wedding planner knows but there were lots of doughnuts
What type of cake did you choose? It might have been vanilla I don’t know I don’t eat cake
Cake topper: the cake topper said finally
First Dance Song & if there is a story attached to your choice: Lady Gaga- always remember us this way. There is no story attached we just love this song and the movie
Catering Company:
DJ: Jana Goodman knows who the DJ was
Live Band/ Instrumentals during the day: Jana Goodman knows who the live band was
Wedding Invite Design: website which I created
Wedding Stationary: Jana Goodman knows who did the stationery
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Andre & Tricia-Leigh | Wedding Day

YOUR UNIQUE LOVE STORY & WEDDING DAY VENDORS:
 
Tell us about your love-story leading up to your special day – how did you meet one another?
We met on a prefect camp in high school and I fell in love almost immediately. We started dating when I was 17, Andre was 18 and we have never looked back since.
 
 
How did your husband propose to you?
He proposed in one of my university classes in front of all my classmates. He planned the whole thing together with my lecturer. When the lecturer started his class he put up a picture of me and André and then André came walking into the class where I was sitting right at the back of the class and went down on one knee. It was the most romantic thing ever.
 
 
Did your wedding have a theme, if yes please give details:
Because the wedding was on the beach we decided that the beach will be it’s own theme for the wedding.
 
 
Place where Bride got ready: Ilita Lodge, Grootbrak
Brides Dress: My mother-in-law made my dress
Veil:No veil
Brides Shoes: A shop in Diaz Convenience Center made barefoot sandals out of bead for me and my bridesmaids.
Brides Jewellery: Lovisa
Make-up Artist: My sister-in-law
Hair Stylist: Me and one of my bridesmaids
Bridesmaids Dresses: Simoné leRoux in Potchefstroom
 
What did you choose for

Something blue: My wedding dress had blue in it

Place where groom got ready:

Grooms suit: Menlyn mallin Pretoria
Grooms Shoes:Barefoot
Groomsmen Suits: Woolworths and Edgards
 
Ceremony Venue: De Vette Mossel
Reception Venue:  De Vette Mossel
Minister: Gerhard van Zyl
 
What did you choose for confetti: Playpit balls
Who made your Wedding Cake: A family friend
What type of cake did you choose? Vanilla cupcakes

Cake topper: Baby’s breath flowers

 

Catering Company: De Vette Mossel
DJ:  A Family friend

Wedding Invite Design: Jeanette
Thank you Gifts: Outeniqua palms
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