Cape Town Weddings

Sarah & Jaco Elegant vintage Cape Town wedding  (31)

This creative bride made heart chalkboards, which were tied to the back guests’ chairs, and created many of the flower arrangements – including the dreamy birdcage arrangements suspended from the trees. Talk about a treasure trove of beauty!


Colleen and Jacques {Beach Butterflies}

by Monique on April 15, 2012 · 0 comments

No one knows when, where and how they’re will find love. For some couples it happens the second their eyes meet across a dance floor, others meet meet at church, work, college or are introduced though friends. For Colleen and Jacques it was a Gumtree advertisement that lead them to the start of an extraordinary friendship […]


Imagine walking down a grocery store aisle only to bump into a boy you were in primary school with 15 years ago in another part of the country no less. What are the chances?! To top it off, he’s not that quiet little boy any more and you find yourself falling hopelessly in love… It sounds like the plot […]


Monique and Kazlin {Vintage Wedding at Sea}

by Monique on January 9, 2012 · 13 comments

dancing on the beach

I have to confess, I’ve conveniently focused on pretty real wedding submissions while my own wedding has been filed away for ‘one day.’ That one day is here because shy or not, it’s only fair I share my wedding since many of you have shared your beautiful weddings with me. So here is my shabby chic vintage wedding, held in Kommetjie and Simon’s Town, Cape Town.


When your groom and his family are from the UK, and many of your wedding guests are visiting Cape Town for the first time, it’s natural to want to show them what a beautiful city this is!  And that’s just what Candice (a proud Capetonian) and James did when they chose <a “=”” href=”” target=”_blank”>Suikerbossie as […]


Lizelle and Jaco {Black, White and Green Wedding}

by Monique on September 13, 2011 · 1 comment

Are you ready for summer? Beautiful beach days are on the way and although I’ve had come to enjoy the cosy comfort of winter, this coastal Cape Town wedding has given me a delicious taste of the upcoming season. I guess you can say I have that summer feeling!  Styled by Jade’ Customised Events, the ceremony for […]

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Urban chic wedding on

Theresa and Josh chose the urban setting of Woodstock in Cape Town as the backdrop for their magnificent neutral rustic wedding. And instead of traipsing through vineyards, they danced down the streets!