Tarebi and Oladapo's Destination White Wedding

We got the best of both worlds with a traditional wedding in Nigeria followed by; an activity packed destination wedding in Mauritius with a 160 of our closest friends and family.

Vendor List

Hair and Make-up: Deva Petals

DJ: DJ Freshwave

Venue: Hilton Mauritius Resort and Spa

Planners: Carte Abricot

Photography: Julien Venner (Pixel in the Box)

Dress Pick: Jenny Packham Fall 2012

I absolutely LOVE this elegant wedding dress from Jenny Packham's Fall 2012 collection. Would you rock this number on your wedding day?

Jasmine Rose Launches New Store

On Saturday the 3rd of November, 2012, Jasmine Rose Design – a floral event design company established in 2009 by Apinke Efiong officially launched its new store located at 158 Sinari Daranejo, Vic

Pic of the Day: 'Keke Napep' Limo

Picture your veil blowing in the wind as you take a fancy ride to your wedding in this one of a kind 'Keke Napep' Limo...lol. This one will certainly be a head turner!

Honeymoon Spotlight: Cyprus

Cyprus, officially the Republic of Cyprus, is an island country in the Eastern Mediterranean sea. The legendary birthplace of Aphrodite - the Greek goddess of love, beauty, pleasure and procreation, Cyprus is the third largest island in the Mediterranean and sits midway between Europe and Africa. It enjoys year-round sunshine, tempting beaches, varied and scenic countryside and a wealth of historical and archaeological sites.

Pic of the day: 'Agile' Bridesmaids

There's nothing more irritating than a reluctant group of the brides single friends when the time comes to catch the bouquet. Thankfully, the ladies in our pic of the day are anything but that, talk about wedding olympics...lol! Who do you think caught it?

Photo Credit: Seyi Charles George Photography

Steal this Idea: DIY Yummy Soap Souvenirs

We absolutely love these yummy handcrafted soaps, they make great souvenirs and are a great way to say thank you to friends and family for their support on your wedding day. Futhermore, they are super easy to make and with some creativity, you can create your very own special soap designs. Plus they certainly beat the regular bar of soap that special 'aunty' of yours wants to distribute at your reception...lol

For detailed instructions watch the video below:

4 Make-up "No no's" {Abiz Art}

Wrong Foundation Shade

Steal this Idea: DIY Yarn Vases

These yarn vases are a simple way to repurpose any beverage bottle by turning it into a beautiful vase perfect for centre pieces...Would you make these for your event?

Pic of the Day: Vintage YSL Knitted Wedding Dress

YSL 1965 Knitted Wedding Dress

Thankfully wedding dresses have come a long way since 1965. Check out this vintage knitted dress from YSL....Would you wear this?

12 Breathtaking Wedding Entrances

Your wedding ceremony and reception entrances offer your guests the first glimpse into your big day.

Barbie and Ken - A Nigerian Wedding

In case somehow you missed it, Barbie and Ken tied the knot a few months ago in a beautiful yoruba traditional wedding, complete with dazzling outfits, money spraying and everything else needed for a Nigerian wedding!

This extremely creative shoot was put together by London based Nigerian photographer, Obi Nwokedi (Photography By Obi)


Our Favourite Picks from the Fall 2013 Bridal Collections

Top wedding dress designers recently convened in New York to show their latest Fall 2013 collections. While there were many beautiful dresses, the 15 pictured below are our favourites.

A Swanky South African Affair: Mikky and Nwabisa

35,000 roses, a 900 square metre glass marquee, copious amounts of champagne....what more could a girl ask for?

We could not resist putting up photos of one of the most gorgeous African weddings we've seen! This couple got married in South Africa starting with a beautiful outdoor ceremony and ending with 360 guests partying late into the night.

Feast your eyes on their gorgeous wedding photos by clicking the button below.

Pic of the Day: Funny Nigerian Wedding Cake

Our pic of the day is this extra 'traditional' nigerian wedding cake that put a smile on our faces. Enjoy!

Photography by Seyi Charles George