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Claudia Garvie

Married on Dec 15, 2017 in Gauteng

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Magical Moments


Every Single Moment of our day was MAGICAL!

We are so blessed to have really great relationships with our family and friends - they all brought so much love to our special day and we are so grateful to all our guests for helping us begin our married life on such a high note!

Our ceremony was beautiful - from the string quartet, curtain drapes and flowers to the heartfelt sermon and personalised vows - all in such a unique outdoor setting.

Our reception was literally the party of a lifetime - amazing food, stunning decor and heaps of special moments with our favorite people!

The Honeymoon


We went to Mozambique, Ponta Do Ouro with our friends over DEC! #Friendimoon
But we are planning to go to Greece in MAY.

Wedding Gallery


My Special Day

Hair: Studio III Hair Design
Make-up: Lindy Schuler Haslam
Wedding Dress: Claris by Gerrit Pienaar
Jewellery & Accessories: Louisa
Shoes: Ruby (but dressed up by my Mother)

The Venue

Die Boskapel! Stunning woodland themed venue.

My Bridal Beauty Regime

Virgin Active Gym everyday!
Laser boutique for my facials
Tammy Taylor did my nails & toenails
Hollywood Hair for Hair colour & extensions
Charcoal Teeth Whiting Kit (weekly)
Annique Spa for Sunbed sessions

Wedding Elements

UP A TONE EVENTS: DJ, Tent, Stage, Sound & Lighting
Love Beloved: Decor & Flowers
Sstudio: Accessories & Design
Hello Photo Booth: Photo Booth
UP A TONE EVENTS: Musicians (String Trio)

My Groom And His Groomsmen

BLACKTIE, Ducan Street Hillcrest
The Groom & Groomsmen wore beige suits & different colour socks from China Mall (Centurion)
Animal Wooden Cutouts made by Sstudio Design

Beautiful Bridesmaids

The Bridesmaids all wore dirty pink dress with a touch of rose gold sequenced accessories.
All the beautiful dressed were made by Gerrit Pienaar from Claris Designs.

Marriage Officer

Pastor Andre Viljoen.

My Captured Moments

The Brilliant Brandon Engelbrecht! We used his Company called Just A Journey.
See link below:

Just to give you an idea of our journey!

The Wedding Planner

I worked as a former Event Coordinator, so no I planned the whole day!

Wedding Transport

Our Transport was an actual Taxi. The minibus had loud music and Thapiso was very involved in making our day so special!

Food & Cake

My oldest sister Leraine has a passion for baking & she baked our beautiful, 3 layers, vanilla chocolade cake!

Wedding Stationery

Nadine Strydom from Sstudio Design

The Reception and Entertainment

We had both an awesome DJ and a String Trio on our wedding day.
I am a former dancer as well, so I choreographed a dance for the bridal party and I to perform for Warren (my husband) on the day of our wedding.

Wedding Services Used