Real Brides


From the 1st time we met Octovia each and every fitting with her was just so much fun! We loved conceptualizing a wedding dress but not “too wedding-dress” for this self proclaimed tomboy. Something she could feel comfortable in, not too girly but still elegant and still a proper wedding dress. We think we hit the nail on the head.…

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How did you meet your husband and how did you get engaged? Well, we knew about each other in high school, but never formally met until I liked his new starting job at Toyota on Facebook. What can I say, I’m a farm girl who likes Toyota bakkies 🙂 After 2 years he took me to Ballito for my birthday…

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It was truly an honour and a blessing meeting Chanette and having her choose us to make her dream wedding dress. The love for life she exudes is contagious and we had many happy tears in our studio during the dressmaking process with her. Here she shares her very special wedding planning journey with us: (You can just feel the…

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Nadia was a very special bride for us to have as she worked for us as a student back in the day, and when the time came for her to start wedding dress hunting she came straight to us. Her gorgeous Bushveld wedding day was supposed to be in June 2020 but had to be postponed to December 2020 due…

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How did you meet your husband and how did you get engaged? MEETING Sean and I met in university. We had known each other very superficially as we shared some friends in common but weren’t both single until our final years. I went out during the week one night and he was with a friend of ours. I sat down…

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Our gorgeous Real Bride Mahali chose a custom designed version of our Ally wedding dress by Wisbone & Ivory. She looked like an absolute vision on her wedding day and we are so happy with how her dress came out! Be sure to book your private bridal consultation with us and let us help you to bring your wedding dress…

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How did you meet your husband and how did you get engaged? I met my husband when I was out celebrating my 40 days in Hatfield Square (Haha). We got engaged on a game farm. We went horseback riding and had a picnic after. During our picnic in the bush, he got down on one knee! Where did you get married…

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We were blessed to have the graceful Michele as a Real Bride and was in absolute awe when we saw how gorgeous she looked on her wedding day! Read her wedding planning journey below:   How did you meet your husband and how did you get engaged? Surprisingly, Jeandre and I were good friends before we started dating and met…

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