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Frieda Kruger

Married on Sep 8, 2018 in Free State

 

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Magical Moments

 

Snow white cherry blossoms everywhere.

8 September 2018 was one of the coldest days ever.

As we were busy with our photoshoot it started snowing over the Maluti mountains (our background).

Most beautiful day of our lives

The Honeymoon

 

Yes
We went to the friendliest island in the world.
Hakuna Matata
Zanzibar.

Wedding Gallery

 

My Special Day

Dressing up and getting ready.
Preparing for the Big moment.

Thanks to
Veil Bridal Couture for my beautiful Pronovias Dress and veil
Timeless for my jewelry
Bride.Co for my garter
Mina for my extremely hot bolero

Francois Lotriet from Carlton Hair for our stylish hair do's
A few gray hairs for hair extensions
Alex and Skin Science Aesthetics Clinic for my tanned Fakebake body and classic make-up

The Venue

We tied the knot on Ionia Cherry Farm, between snow white cherry blossoms.
Our guests stayed in the Fouriesburg Country Inn, a lovely country hotel in the Eastern Free State, 20 km from our venue.

My Bridal Beauty Regime

6 months before the wedding I started using Vi Derm's skin products, bought at Montrose Clinic, this product made my skin healthy and radiant.

3 days before the wedding, I went for my mani- and pedicure, waxing and lashes.
2 days before the wedding I went for a hair mask and touch up, thereafter FakeBake tanning spray (it takes 2 day for the colour to set)
1 day before the wedding I Iced our wedding cake and relaxed with my bridesmaids.

Wedding Elements

Everywhere the eye can see white cherry blossoms. With splashes of green and hints of gold.

My Groom And His Groomsmen

My husband suited up in a sexy slim fit black tuxedo and bow tie. And black leather shoes.

Our goomsmen wore black suites with black and white tartan ties. Black shoes and crazy socks.

Beautiful Bridesmaids

Our Bridesmaids wore green sequince dresses bought from YDE.
Each bridesmaid in their own unique dress.

Alex Sterley from Skin Science Aesthetics Clinic did their makeup
And Francois Lotriet did their hair.

Marriage Officer

Clarance Roux
Pastor at Die Hoeksteen in Bethlehem.

My Captured Moments

The lovely couple of Compassion Art took our photo.

The Wedding Planner

Yes.
Me and my Mother planned the whole wedding. And we loved it.
On the day Chrisna from Fouriesburg Country Inn was our coordinator. She helped alot with making our day perfect.

Wedding Transport

Our guests were taken from the parking lot to the ceremony on a small cute orchard tractor and wagon.

We did not have a wedding car.

Food & Cake

I baked our own wedding cakes and it was served in the cherry blossom orchard after our ceremony.
Fouriesburg Country Inn prepared our Canapés. It was all our favorites. Sushi, Cheesy prawns, pork ribs, our traditional “skaapstertjies”, baby panini, cream cheese sundied tomato and basil spread and lots of other favorites.
We had a Namaqualand’s B4 play sparkling wine and Gintonik as pre-drinks.
Francine van Niekerk prepared our main dishes and desert.
It was delicious.

Wedding Stationery

Jean-Marie Steenberg Graphic Design from Potchefstroom did our stationary. Everything had a blossom theme.

The Reception and Entertainment

The music was so much fun. White Feather Productions did the sound and DJ for the ceremony and the reception.


Our first Dance was on Maroon 5's Girls like You.

Wedding Services Used

 
Bride&co

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