Love at first sight! Never thought this to be true until the day our paths crossed.
We knew from the moment we saw one another that it'd be forever! With a little bit of help [and some stalking], a Facebook request and few video calls later, he reeled me in and I caught the biggest catch, that day and every day thereafter!
Totally surprising and unexpected!
We decided to start a "new tradition" by means of going on a Christmas Eve dinner date every year starting December 2019. I gave him free reign on all the logistics regarding the date night, he'd have to decide the when, the where and the how!
Little did I know, it was just what he was hoping for, as he was secretly planning to pop the question
Spent the week after in the picturesque Overberg Mountains on the banks of the Breede River at Malagas Hotel.
Fort Simon Wine Estate in the beautiful Stellenbosch Farms
From a very traditional elegant and timeless [so him!] wedding ceremony to a canapé styled relaxing soiree[ quirky old me] reception in the Stellenbosch Vineyards.
Decor and beautiful floral arrangements provided by Events by Jorika.
Stage and lighting by H&R Sound.
Outdoor reception required minimal furniture given the theme, we're all provided by the venue: Fort Simon Wine Estate
And Cocktail tables custome made by Father of the Bride.
Ladies were dressed in Emerald green "Make a statement" dresses by YDE and Steve Madden ZA "Festive dress" Blush colour heels
We kept it in the family and were very hounoured to be the first couple joint in Holy Matrimony by Rev E Brown.
Photography done by ADP Photography
Food provided by the lovely Jorika from Events by Jorika
And the cake provided by Elah-Fé Treats
No stationary required sadly all thanks to the Corona Virus. All invitations and save the dates were sent electronically.