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Sikh-Punjabi Weddings Explained Part 3

July 27, 2017
Sikh Punjabi weddings - anand karaj

We’ve come to the end of this Sikh-Punjabi weddings series with the final part – the Anand Karaj. You can catch up with the first post here and the second post here.

The Wedding Day

Sikh Weddings take place in a Gurudwara, with the couple taking four rounds of the Sikh scripture, Guru Granth Sahib Ji. Upon the fourth round, their blessed union is complete. But some cultural practices are still observed in the faith-based ceremony. Continue Reading

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A Persian Catholic fusion wedding

July 21, 2017
A Persian Catholic fusion wedding

Today I have the wedding of Shervin and Jeremy, they got married at Omni Houston Galleria Hotel on 22nd April 2017. Jeremy is originally from St. Louis, MO and Shervin Taheran is originally from Houston, TX. Jeremy is from a predominantly Catholic family and Shervin is from a mixed-religion – Islam and nondenominational Iranian family. Continue Reading

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A Multicultural British Wedding at Pendrell Hall

June 19, 2017
A Multicultural British Wedding at Pendrell Hall

It’s always fun when you get to share weddings from wedding photographers, who you can call your friends. Priya from SORRISO Weddings and Portraits, has been shared on the blog before. Remember Sim and Sam’s wedding features – part one and two? Oh and maybe you’ll notice that all the photography of me *blushes* was shot by Priya. So when she mentioned she had another multicultural wedding, naturally I jumped at the chance to share this with you. Continue Reading

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Multicultural Wedding Stationery by Ananya Cards

June 7, 2017
Multicultural Wedding Stationery

London based Ananya are surely the doyennes of bespoke and luxury wedding stationery. With over 10 years in business, Ananya has gone from start-up to star status, collecting multiple awards along the way. Founded and led by Vaishali Shah, their designs are coveted by wedding couples who want something authentic and original that is inspired by their cultural heritage. Not surprisingly, high end retailers, stylists and editors alike also vie for the chance to feature Ananya designs.  Over to Vaishali to provide us with some tips on multicultural wedding stationery. Continue Reading

Sikh Wedding

Sikh-Punjabi Weddings Explained Part 1

June 5, 2017
Sikh Punjabi Weddings - Grewal Twins

These series of posts have been in the works for a while now and I’m glad that I can finally share with you all. I have wanted to share the traditions and customs that go into Punjabi and Sikh weddings, but felt I wasn’t qualified to write it. Which is why I reached out to the Grewal Twins after connecting with them after ‘that’ photo went viral. They are so lovely and we instantly connected, probably helps as we’re all twins! Over to Grewal Twins now… Continue Reading