Nigerian Weddings

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Tell us about your brand: -Oaken Events is a Nigeria based event management and design company that’s truly above the cut. We recognize that your event is a special moment and strive to create breathtaking experiences that capture the occasion and leave a lingering sense of awe. Our services cover everything from security to lightning to decor […]

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Happy Thursday! We headed out to my fabulous corner of the world for today’s feature and I am so excited to share our rich culture with you. Lisa and Tomiwa celebrated their union in a Traditional Edo wedding at the Dorchester Events Center in Lagos, Nigeria. Besides the vibrant colors and incredible style, there’s sooo much to […]

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Whooooo! *wipes forehead* That was the most amazing event that I have ever been privileged to host. It took a lot of blood, sweat, and tears to make sure the event was a successful one. It was a successful one indeed, but it flew by sooooooo fast! We still have one more wedding to successfully […]

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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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Hello Luvs! As most of you know, Charles and I took our first steps towards our lifetime union this past summer with the celebration of our traditional wedding! Words cannot even begin to explain the perfection of this day. From the traditional bridal shower, the family introduction, to the very last song, I can truly say […]

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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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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 […]