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, clothes etc. To express my tradition we will both turn into traditional Nigerian clothes for the reception celebration. We have been additionally looking at employing African drummers/dancers to perform at our reception celebration.
If that’s the case just just just what aspects that are culturalif any) are you bringing to your big day?
Hi i’m engaged and getting married in August. My wedding will likely be a wedding that is nigerian/japanese. But to tell the truth it will lean more towards the Nigerain part. Having Nigerian food.
Hi brown sugar I’m african from ghana, I am maybe not getting hitched yet but i am involved in the standard sense hope you know very well what after all, to my partner that is white british. May I be nosey as ask how you came across your japanese partner appears like it should be a tremendously interesting wedding. The culture is found by me through the asia really interesting.
Hi i’m engaged and getting married in August. My wedding is going to be A nigerian/japanese wedding. But to be truthful it will lean more towards the Nigerain part. Having Nigerian food.
Hi brown sugar i am african from ghana, I am maybe perhaps not getting hitched yet but i am involved in the original sense hope you know very well what i am talking about, to my partner that is white british. May I be nosey as ask how you met your japanese partner feels like it’ll be a really interesting wedding. We discover the tradition through the china really interesting.
Sorry what I suggested ended up being i will be part Japanese/Nigerian but my fiance is Nigerian.
Hi Brown glucose, are you considering having any activity at your reception? My relative had African dancers perform at her wedding, they did an excellent work of having individuals to interact, it absolutely was 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 obtained hitched in nigeria plus it had been great.
Im preparing my 1st anniversary celebration right right here in London the following year. Me know xxxx if i can be of any assistance let
Hi Diva, it could be great to listen to regarding the wedding! Do you have old-fsincehioned along with church wedding?
Have always been getting married in uganda this can’t wait! Going to have a party in the village week before wedding, then the wedding ceremony in Kampala, the capital city, and reception in a hotel at the shores of lake victoria- i think it’ll be great july!
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’ll be having an urhobo traditional wedding on September 1st within my moms and dad house in London, then after our church wedding from the 8th i will be doing simlar to Brown glucose and changing into trad (yoruba) through the reception for many severe spraying
Ideally we will have the ability to look for A yoruba that is decent band the reception. Does anyone have tips.
Will also be serving a wedding that is nigerian to connect in most the other social apsects associated with time.
Wedding component 3 would be in Nigeria in December, pornhub another big reception hosted my, husbdands moms and dads for all your friends/family in Nigeria that will not manage t otravel for the wedding here. This is in Lagos right before NY Eve.
I will be REALLY EXTREMELY excited though lots to prepare, my tints are ivory, deep red and gold, so bridesmaids has deep red dresses, cream/ivory rose bouquets and silver accesories, groomsmen will wear early early morning matches with ivory waistcoats and deep red cravets, my gown is ivory, and can hold a deep red rose bouquet and my H2b are going to be in an ivory suit too with deep red cravat and rose buttonhole. Choosing the regal luxurious type of vibe while the place for reception is extremely grand, high celings gilt etc etc.
Right now all i’ m reasoning is marriage it really is crazy. Anybody finding it difficult to get any work done!!
All the best to evryone along with their plans, look ahead to sharing ideas!
Can anyone recommend any reputable expereinced Nigerian caterers?
Can anyone suggest any reputable location decorators? Usually the one we was thinking I had has disappointed me personally.
Decide to Try Yinke Ekundayo, Im making use of him or the Solek crew.
You will find large amount of Nigerian mags, that function a plenty of pictures of Nigerian Trad clothes. Now individuals make lots of contemporary western designs with trad material. The bridesmaids also sewed aso ebi, we went to a Nigerian tailor based in London for my wedding
Hi, im mixed-irish/jamaican, but my h2b is ghanaian(created uk but was raised over there and returned in belated teenagers). Whenever we first began preparing we looked for venues that will enable you to bring your personal caterers, however they either charged just about just like it could to possess them cater, wouldnt enable it, or had been social club type venues so we desired one thing nicer.
Our company is compromising now and achieving canapes that mirror our countries- soft drink bread and butter for my irish, bun & cheese for my jamaican, and wele that is kele 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 in order for guests that aren’t knowledgeable about our countries will understand a little more by the conclusion associated with the time.
We additionally considered changing into ghanaian old-fashioned gown, but as a bonus bride (im ordinarily in the big gorgeous brides forum) I do believe ill be that in deep love with just just how good i appearance in my own dress i wont desire to simply just take it off-ever, ive already told h2b im resting on it, therefore the consumation will have to wait till the very next day, i’ll desire to feel just like an attractive princess so long as poss.
I have talked to my h2b about finding 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 party group in is taking 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 a soca that is good or steal musical organization, however it needs to go into the extreme!
I have 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