Natalia & David’s Fairytale DIY Wedding

by Monique on August 20, 2014 · 0 comments

“A good marriage is the union of two good forgivers” was quote displayed at this lovely DIY wedding.

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What a lovely quote from Ruth Bell Graham. Even though Natalia and David put a lot of hard work into their wedding day, they reminded themselves that the day wasn’t more important than their marriage.

Together with family, they crafted the fairytale day Natalia had been dreaming about. This is their love story and DIY wedding…  READ MORE


The Adventure Boot Camp Winner is…

by Monique on August 18, 2014 · 0 comments

Excitement! It’s time to draw the winner of the Adventure Boot Camp Competition. Are you ready?

And the winner is

One lucky lady has won a head start on summer – a month with  Adventure Boot Camp! Guess who’s going to be looking and feeling fit this summer?  READ MORE


Place a cute couple & a vintage Ford Zephyr in beautiful setting & you have a superb couple shoot!

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As a first year student, Ingemari would never have guessed that ten years later Pierre Andre, one of her lecturers, would be proposing marriage! This is their heart-warming love story & gorgeous vintage-inspired engagement session photographed by the talented Ian OdendaalREAD MORE


While set in South Africa, this DIY wedding combined budget-savvy ideas with French flair!

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Lelanie & LeRoux first met during a Transkei outreach programme but, it was only when they bumped into each other three years later that sparks started to fly! This is their love story and their gorgeous DIY wedding, captured by Expressions PhotographyREAD MORE


Would you like to get toned and trim in time for summer or your wedding day?

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Silly question – who wouldn’t want to be #fitforsummer?! And to get there, enter to win a month with Adventure Boot Camp (up to 20 sessions) by simply telling us what you’re looking forward to this summer.  READ MORE


Whimsical Handmade Wedding Jewellery

by Monique on July 29, 2014 · 0 comments

Looking for pin-worthy, whimsical jewellery for your wedding day?

SMITH Jewellery new wedding collections

Okay, I don’t often do this. What I mean is that I don’t often publish press releases on Oh Darling Days. However, when Anna from SMITH Jewellery sent me a personal email with photos of her wedding and new collections -Wedding and Quiver – I sort of fell in love her whimsical jewellery. And you know how it goes – when you love something you just want to tell and show your friends!  READ MORE


Sunlit Family Portraits {Van Zyl Family}

by Monique on July 23, 2014 · 0 comments

If you want gorgeous family portraits, head outdoors into that late afternoon golden light.

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It’s no secret – I love natural light photos. So of course I was smitten when I saw the gorgeous Van Zyl family portraits, captured by the talented Jana Marnewick in a sunlit field. Suzanne, Stephan and their beautiful baby boy, Ruben, are blessed to have photos that so beautifully memorialise their young family. READ MORE