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Hester-Ilze Louw

Married on Jul 8, 2017 in Gauteng

Special thanks

Tres Jolie wedding venue
GDG Photography
Mariska Louw for our hair (my sister in law)
Jessica Courtney for the makeup
Avantgarde for the wedding dress
And last but not the least my handsome husband for this special day! God send you to me you are my angel!


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How did your love story begin?


On the 24 July 2016 we started to chat with each other. We went to High School together.

Tell us all about the proposal.


Last year September we decided to do the Colour Run with friends and our kids. At the end of the run Werner went down on one knee and asked me to Marry him.

Magical Moments


Everything was so special. The best part was walking down the isle and to see my future husband waiting for me. He is my rock my heart my everything. Spending this day with our kids was alos sooo special.

The Honeymoon


We went to Durban.

Wedding Gallery


My Special Day

What can i say the ladies at Avantgarde really helped me find my perfect wedding dress. The first one they picked out was the one. My hair was going to be an upstyle but we decided to go with an high ponytail and some curls.
Makeup was done by one of my friends Jessica Courtney. And what an awesome job she did.
My jewellery was some pearls and beads.

The Venue

We got married at Tres Jolie. The best venue ever. Only me and hubby stayed over for the night.

My Bridal Beauty Regime

Health and fitness yes! I was so affraid i will not fit into my dress! Hahahah

Wedding Elements

So we decided on doing everything ourselves. All the flowers on the wedding was succulents. Even my bouquet was succulents. The bridesmaids each had one Protea. Every thing was plain and simple.

My Groom And His Groomsmen

No suits. Just a swhite shirt with badge/cream chinos and suspenders. The two page boys had hats on

Beautiful Bridesmaids

The three bridesmaids had plum infinity dresses from YDE. All the flower girl dresses was made by me!

Marriage Officer

NG Kerk Kloof en Dal

My Captured Moments

The best photographer ever! GDG Photography! They really captured everything of our special day!

The Wedding Planner

Yes Tres Jolie supplied the planner

Food & Cake

Tres Jolie prepared the amasing food and me and my mother baked the wedding cake

Wedding Stationery

Munique Schwab from The Wedding Place supplied the imvites save the dates and tgank you tags

The Reception and Entertainment

The most amazing party ever. Me and our kids did a little dance after the first dance. Soundworx was the DJ company.



We are a registered full time business and have been specialising in weddings, corporate & private events since 1998.

Wedding Services Used



We are a registered full time business and have been specialising in weddings, corporate & private events since 1998.



Tres Jolie Wedding and Function Venue

Tres Jolie Wedding and Function Venue

Tres Jolie is a country wedding venue situated on 5 hectre estate in Ruimsig, Gauteng. The venue is accessible to all major centres of the region and the tranquil estate offers...