Cultural Weddings

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Nothing gets me excited quite like a gorgeous cultural wedding. Melissa and Jason tied the knot in a beautiful outdoor ceremony at the Mansion at Turner Hill followed by a lovely tea ceremony and a fun red and gold reception. We could live through these images by Tobin Photography over and over. Photographer:  Tobin Photography//Bridesmaid Dresses: Ann Taylor//Ring […]

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We know we say this all the time but: culture is everything! We are so excited to bring you Anu and Nosike’s fabulous Nigerian traditional wedding. Their wedding was photographed by the amazing Lumi Morgan and everything from the rich color scheme (yes to glittering aso ebi), to the dancers, decor (giant LOVE sign anyone?), and of […]

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You should be well introduced to Kike and Tayo by now (we’ve featured their journey to the altar, starting with the proposal here). The couple celebrated once again with a traditional Yoruba wedding ceremony at the Oriental hotel in Lagos, Nigeria. Kike as you may know, is a popular style blogger and I’m sure we […]

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We’re super excited to share this gorgeous wedding by Nadia D Photography with you. Jenny and Anil tied the knot in a two-day affair that has us doing some major swooning.  This fusion of cultures (the bride Jenny is Chinese while her husband Anil is of Indian heritage) took place at two equally fabulous locations […]

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Happy Thursday! We hope you’ve been getting to know our new site. Don’t forget to check out the GALLERIES and our spanking new REAL BRIDES section. We’re kicking things off with one of our favorite brides- AP style contributor- Kike Soyode. Kike and her beau Tayo are getting married this summer and have already been […]

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Every so often we get something in our inbox that just makes us tingle. Yemisi and Tope’s traditional Nigerian wedding has to be one of the prettiest we’ve seen this year. The gorgeous Yoruba bride started things off with a stunning coral look we just can’t get enough of,  followed by a traditional aso-oke attire […]

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Next up in our bag of tricks, is this elegant Indian wedding by Fairy Tale Photography. Awesome shades of fuchsia and gold mixed in with so much culture and heart make Trudy and Tim’s big day a beauty to behold. You already know I have a soft spot for cultural weddings so this Ashton Gardens […]

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I have a newly refreshed craving for cultural weddings. There’s just something about a bride adorned in her cultural attire that makes everything feel so regal. Today we are thrilled to share Notie and Femi’s traditional Edo ceremony courtesy of Chicago-based photographer Olujr. This is one of those cases where the images will do all […]