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A beautiful vintage wedding

My daughter Kerstin has had a dream for a few years now.
She wanted to launch a vintage rental business and cater to special occasions. Today, after much planning, headaches and even some grinding of teeth, she staged her first vintage wedding.

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This was the most beautiful and intimate wedding, with 40 family and friends in attendance, but it was that all important first go at something new and scary.

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I was so proud of Kerstie and Adam, and while I tried to help as much as possible, it was really Kerstie who had everything running brilliantly. The groomsmen gifts that she’d bought were absolutely what I loved.

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The bride wanted everything black, white and purple, and so Kers pulled out her black and white vintage.

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She made some beautiful hand-lettered chalk board signs as well as bespoke driftwood wedding and arrow signs to show the way.

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A long table was made ready with an area for cards and well wishes, and two huge galvanized tubs full of ice and water. (It was a hot day)


Soon the guests arrived…but where was the bride?

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The bride was delayed a little bit because she was having a fresh flower crown braided into her hair.

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Some of the children grew impatient and peeked around the old heritage house.

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But soon the bride was walked down the isle to her groom.

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And while all family and friends witnessed, listened and wished them well,

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the bride and groom spoke their vows.

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And there they are, Mr and Mrs Fabulously Happily Ever After.

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Congratulations Christy and Brian, and congratulations Kerstie.
Well done my darling, well done.

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Comments: 12

  • July 2, 2016

    Wow wow wow! I am so happy it all turned out so beautifully! I am very impressed with Kerstin and her amazing eye for such beautiful pieces. Beautiful photos mom! I think you all made this day really special for the bride and groom. So happy! xoxo

  • July 2, 2016

    Congratulations to your daughter, and to the happy couple! 🙂

  • July 2, 2016

    OH very, very well done Kerstie and thank you for sharing with your amazing photography Veronica. I’m sure both of you had flutter byes in your tummies. *hugs*

  • July 2, 2016

    This looks amazing! Congratulations.

  • July 2, 2016

    Oh how exciting! Well done … It all looks lovely! And the photos are fabulous too ?

  • July 3, 2016

    What a beautiful wedding. Congratulations!

  • July 3, 2016

    Beautiful. Looks absolutely amazing, well done your daughter and the very best of wishes in her venture for the future… does she have a Facebook fan page to ‘like’ and share..

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    July 3, 2016

    Beautiful wedding! Kudos to your daughter! 🙂

  • July 3, 2016

    Congratulations to your daughter for getting her business off the ground so beautifully!!

  • July 5, 2016

    Wow—a dream come true. What an accomplishment!!! My best wishes for continued success in the new venture.

  • July 5, 2016

    brava/bravo to Kerstie and Adam .. mazel tov to Christy and Brian .. and well done Veronica, i am sure the bride and groom will love the photos you took

  • July 27, 2016

    Whilst looking through The August Break site on Facebook I came across your post, which intrigued me to the point that I went to your website. The wedding and the wonderful, detailed photographs were utterly transporting! Looking forward to August and to sharing images with the group!

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