Any kind of African brides out here? African Brides

Any kind of African brides out here? African Brides

I am having a Nigerian/Caribbean (Guyanese) wedding on 8 September 2007. We wish to mirror each of our countries on our time, e. G meals music, garments etc. To express my tradition we’ll both turn into traditional Nigerian outfits for the reception celebration. Our company is additionally looking at employing drummers/dancers that are african perform at our reception party.

In that case just just what social aspects (if any) are you bringing to your wedding?

Hi i’m engaged and getting married in August. My wedding are a wedding that is nigerian/japanese. But to be truthful it will lean more towards the Nigerain side. Having Nigerian food.

Hi brown sugar i am african from ghana, I am not getting hitched yet but i am engaged in the standard sense hope you know very well what after all, to my partner that is british that is white. Could I be nosey as ask how you chinesewife came across your japanese partner appears like it should be a rather wedding that is interesting. The culture is found by me through the asia really interesting.

Hi i’m engaged and getting married in August. My wedding should be A nigerian/japanese wedding. But to tell the truth it shall lean more towards the Nigerain part. Having Nigerian food.

Hi brown sugar i am african from ghana, I am maybe not getting hitched yet but I’m involved with the traditional sense hope you know very well what i am talking about, to my partner who’s white british. May I be nosey as ask how you came across your japanese partner appears like it will likely be a rather interesting wedding. We get the tradition through the china really interesting.

Sorry just what I suggested had been i will be part Japanese/Nigerian but my fiance is Nigerian.

Hi Brown glucose, are you having any activity at your reception? My relative had African dancers perform at her wedding, they did an excellent work to getting individuals to participate in, it had been fun that is good.

Bevy have you set a romantic date for the wedding?

Does anyone understand a Ghanian High Life Band please?

Im a newlywed, I acquired hitched in nigeria and it also had been great.

Im preparing my first anniversary celebration right right right here in London the following year. If I will be of every support inform me xxxx

Hi Diva, it might be great to listen to regarding your wedding! Did you have old-fashioned as well as church wedding?

Am getting married in uganda this july, can not wait! Going to possess a celebration into the town week before wedding, then your wedding party in Kampala, the main town city, and reception in a resort in the shores of pond victoria- I believe it will likely be great!

Great to locate this post!

We’m Nigerian (british created) getting hitched in Sputy East London onSeptember 8th 2007, my partner is Yoruba, i will be Urhobo, therefore we will be having an urhobo old-fashioned wedding on September 1st within my moms and dad home in London, then after our church wedding in the 8th i will be doing simlar to Brown Sugar and changing into trad (yoruba) throughout the reception for many severe spraying

Hopefully we are going to manage to find a decent yoruba musical organization for the reception. Does anyone have ideas.

Will also be serving a wedding that is nigerian to connect in every the other social apsects for the time.

Wedding component 3 will likely be in Nigeria in December, another big reception hosted my, husbdands parents for the friends/family in Nigeria that will not have the ability t otravel for the wedding here. This is in Lagos right before NY Eve.

I will be VERY EXTREMELY excited though lots to prepare, my tints are ivory, deep red and gold, so bridesmaids could have deep red dresses, cream/ivory rose bouquets and silver accesories, groomsmen will wear early morning suits with ivory waistcoats and deep red cravets, my gown is ivory, and can hold a red that is deep bouquet and my H2b will undoubtedly be in an ivory suit too with deep red cravat and rose buttonhole. Opting for the regal luxurious variety of vibe given that place for reception is quite grand, high celings gilt etc etc.

Right now all i’ m reasoning is wedding its crazy. Anybody finding it tough to get any work done!!

All the best. To evryone along with their plans, enjoy sharing a few ideas!

Can anyone recommend any reputable expereinced Nigerian caterers?

Can anybody suggest any venue that is reputable? The main one we was thinking I had has disappointed me personally.

Decide to try Yinke Ekundayo, Im utilizing him or even the Solek team.

You will find a complete large amount of Nigerian mags, that function a lots of pictures of Nigerian Trad clothes. Now individuals make lots of contemporary styles that are western trad product. For my wedding the bridesmaids additionally sewed aso ebi, we decided to go to a Nigerian tailor situated in London

Hi, im mixed-irish/jamaican, but my h2b is ghanaian(created uk but was raised over there and returned in belated teens). As soon as we first began preparing we looked for venues that will enable you to bring your personal caterers, nonetheless they either charged just about exactly like it could to possess them cater, wouldnt enable it, or had been social club type venues so we desired one thing nicer.

We have been compromising now and achieving canapes that reflect our countries- soft drink bread and butter for my irish, bun & cheese for my jamaican, and kele wele for their ghanaian. We are going to additionally be making booklets that are little the places our families result from (dublin, st thomas, accra & takoradi)to put in the tables making sure that guests which are not knowledgeable about our countries will understand a little more because of the end of this time.

I additionally considered changing into ghanaian old-fashioned gown, but as an advantage bride (im typically in the big breathtaking brides forum) I do believe ill be that in deep love with exactly exactly just how good i appearance in my own dress i wont like to just just take it off-ever, ive already told h2b im resting inside it, so that the consumation will have to wait till the following day, i’ll desire to feel just like an attractive princess as long as poss.

I talked to my h2b about obtaining a hip life dj, but he is explained he will cope with all of that. My mum’s hiring a ciedhl (irish band), but my h2b believes getting an african dance team in is using it a bit far, he stated like they didnt or get a good beating from their other halves if we do we need to get some bashment and some yardie dancers!! -but i dont think many of our guest would approve, well the men might but they’d have to act! He might have recommended an excellent soca team or steal musical organization, however it needs to go into the extreme!

I have perhaps perhaps not ventured onto this forum prior to, but I may pop in once more now and then. Best of luck along with your wedding preparations