Then there were these three girls making the most noise, playing with kids. When I was about to walk away, Alex opened the door. Over the next few years, they enjoyed running trails, hiking mountains, and swimming in as many bodies of water that they could find. That got me excited because that meant a lot of people would be able to see my work. Catering includes: cocktail reception, plated, buffet, stations, full service staff, tasting and more. When I got up to him he turned me, weird at the time but crucial for the hidden photographer. Odwa is from Africa and Alexandra met him there on a missionary trip.
The bride's younger brother had the honor of escorting her down the aisle. Getting a block of rooms booked and making everyone's reservation, the planning of the ceremony and the reception, and just some odds and ends while we were there was so easy! They were all extremely hospitable from the moment we walked through the doors for the first venue consult. I eventually said yes and as it slowly started sinking in I was getting more and more overjoyed. My parents were missionaries in Kenya and I met and fell in love with my husband there 5 years ago! While she was getting her nails done I was making sure that I had picked up some roses and made sure that all of the dresses and shoes that I had picked out for her with the help of Ellery and Erika the night before were set up so that way she would have an easy choice, after which I went and got dressed myself. The Scott can accommodate different dietary needs, such as Vegetarian dishes, Gluten-Free meals and all allergies. We love how perfectly the hand-painted macaron favors match the suite! To complement the modern romance of their day, Scott kept it classic in a black tuxedo with a bowtie and a ranunculus boutonniere. They were so accomodating, we had a lot of people fly in from our home town of Chicago, right from the start they were easy to work with.
Everyone was talking about her. It all started with the invitations, which featured a romantic watercolor floral design. My boss asked me to paint the walls of the organization to draw the youth in. After a whole day of finalizing what I was going to say and contacting the driver I was waiting at Elizabeth Park. So after I debated in my head about who I could talk to, I decided to talk to Sylvester, who had similar past experiences to me.
Odwa: The whole world had come to South Africa for the World Cup and we had to entertain them. We can't wait to plan another trip there for our first anniversary! I was nervous watching her walk towards me, but as I took her hands in mine and made sure that she was in perfect view for the camera, and I as I looked into her eyes and got down on one knee All I was thinking was I hope she says yes, and when she did I could say that is was the best thing that I have ever heard. But when he started getting down on one knew thats when everything but him disappeared. You will be able to find the best vendor for your budget and plan your wedding exactly the way you envisioned it. Alexandra + Odwa have a pretty amazing love story. As difficult as it was to plan a wedding from a different state, they really made my job a lot easier by being so thorough.
And hire a good photographer! Greenery was woven between candleholders, and the head table featured a low display of roses and hydrangeas that matched the Manzanita branch design overhead. The week they arrived at Kuyasa it was like a whirl-wind…crazy and loud. We highly recommend this hotel! The food was perfect, really our entire wedding went off without a hitch because of the wonderful staff at FireSky. WeddingWire will help turn your vision into a reality! It truly shows that you never know when or where you will meet your true love! We became very busy with designing bracelets and vuvuzelas with beads and anything that will attract tourists to our art program. I finally bought my lace Modern Trousseau gown in Scottsdale five days before my wedding, and had the final fitting the night before I walked down the aisle! Alexandra: The guy in the art room seemed interesting. All the Rad Vendors Venue Private Estate Dress Hair and Makeup Florals If you enjoyed this wedding, you may also like. Make sure you make a point to enjoy every detail.
Odwa: Everyone knew she was coming. I love art, I love music, so I would always pop in to see Odwa and ask him to fill me in on his latest projects. Kelly and Alex were very responsive to any concerns and questions. Enjoy all that Old Town Scottsdale has to offer with our complimentary shuttle service, offering a 3 mile radius from the resort. Thank you for choosing me to capture your love story! Facilities and Capacity From a reception with up to 600 guests to a seated dinner for 350, The Scott provides a dream setting to make your wedding day an event to remember.
Meanwhile, our dedicated team of editors provides you with the very best wedding ideas and curated wedding photos filled with inspiration to help you choose between florists, cakes, photographers and when you start planning the details. I quit my job, gave my stuff away and in July 2011 I moved to Kayamandi. I can not tell you how nervous I was and Carla and Mrs. Inside, guests were seated at a combination of long wooden tables and round tables topped in white linens. I was teaching art at an organization, called Kuyasa, in the township and my students and I were very excited about this opportunity we had. Our first stop was the spa where we got our nails done dead give a way now that I think about it and I got my hair done.
The World Cup had just ended so there was still excitement in the air for South Africa. Firesky was the only place that could allow us to get married there without hosting the reception at the hotel. Responsiveness, professionalism, and flexibility was never an issue. I picked out a dress and was rushed out as quickly as we came in, at this point we were behind schedule apparently. Any ways back to the story. All of our guests had a lovely time at the resort.
They are excited for the adventures to come, and are so happy that you will share in the start of their lives together! The love these two share is so obvious in these gorgeous images and in their story. Cookies also allow us to understand how our site is being used. Scott had it all arranged and there were even little love notes along the way. Their bouquets were smaller versions of the bride's, with extra blush blooms and dusty miller for texture and contrast. Marrying just five months after Scott popped the question, the wedding was an exercise in being decisive and trusting the experts, which the bride and groom did when they asked planner to take the lead.