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Mercia Russon

Married on Nov 7, 2020 in Eastern Cape


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Magical Moments


Walking down the isle in church. Seeing him look at me the way he did when I met me half way.. I knew then and then this Lord is my lifetime partner and I can't wait to spend my life with him

The Honeymoon


Due to the pandemic we did not go on honeymoon yet

Wedding Gallery


My Special Day

I have been blessed my hairdresser who became my friend (as we all know all stories happen in the salon) we became close Jessica from Rustic hair shed she made me the most beautiful hairstyle ever plain and simple just how I would like it my make up was done by Cheryl from Cherylblossoms wedding boutique did my make up if I have to say so myself I looked flawless she jus knew what to do

The Venue

Due to the pandemic.. We had a very small informal wedding our church service was at Immaculate Conception Catholic church as we believe marriage is a sacrament and should be celebrated in church after that we had a small get together with immidiate family and friends (20 ppl) at my sisters place we had a braai and few drinks

Wedding Elements

I had none as it was an informal wedding reception

My Groom And His Groomsmen

They wore suits.. Which they had hired from Bryant's suit hire in East London

Beautiful Bridesmaids

Father Peter Whitehead at the Immaculate Conception church in East London

Beautiful Bridesmaids

I only had one bridesmaid my niece. She's my twin my look alike.. She wore something plain she got her dress made from a family friend.. Plain and simple yet elegant

Marriage Officer

Father Peter Whitehead at the Immaculate Conception church in East London

My Captured Moments

Dane Fortein photography. Best in East London I would say

The Wedding Planner

No we did not

Wedding Transport

We used our own transportation

Food & Cake

Our guests (friends) as we had an informal reception

Wedding Stationery

We had none

The Reception and Entertainment

Our reception was at my sisters place.. Best ending to our celebration at church.. We danced whole night until 12 our music was played off a laptop and our cellphones from a speaker