Tag Archives: Manila Weddings

Mycel

10 Apr

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My very first bride for the year 2014, Mycel πŸ™‚

How gorgeous are these flowers?!

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Choices, choices πŸ™‚Β  The sketch at the back was drawn by the bride herself.Β  Awesome πŸ™‚

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My work station for the day πŸ™‚

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Hairstyling by one of my favorite hairstylists ever.Β  RJ Dela Cruz, my sissy πŸ™‚

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Hair and makeup, check!

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The mother of the bride is glowing, too πŸ™‚

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Stunning and glowing bride, Mycel πŸ™‚ #nofilter.Β  Hehe πŸ™‚

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Mycel’s bouquet πŸ™‚

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Almost ready…

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Mycel, opening a gift from her fiance πŸ™‚Β  How sweet! πŸ™‚

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Big hugs to my super beautiful bride, Mycel! πŸ™‚

Thank you for the opportunity to be part of your big day! πŸ™‚

Hope all is well with you guys! πŸ™‚

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A Bright Sunshine-y Day with Ces

9 Jan

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It was a bright and sunny day on the 30th of November, 2012. Β One of my beautiful brides was getting married that afternoon. Β  Β The wedding preps were held in Sofitel, Manila. Β I really love the view of Manila Bay from this hotel. Β And the warmth of the sun just made it more beautiful.

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Her name was Ces πŸ™‚

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What a gorgeous bouquet!

Ces was such a pleasure to work with πŸ™‚ Β Such a genuine person and her family was so warm and made the atmosphere a happy one. Β And she’s an Assumptionista, just like me! Hehe…

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She just wanted a very simple and elegant look for her hair and makeup Β πŸ™‚ Β Here is Ces getting ready to leave for the Church.

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It was so nice meeting Ces’ wonderful family especially her lovely sisters and mom πŸ™‚

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Hair and Makeup of Ces’ sisters were also done by Miss Helen and yours truly πŸ™‚

Here is Ces being photographed by Wally Gonzales πŸ™‚

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Final touches by the very talented, Miss Helen Egan, from L’oreal Professionel πŸ™‚

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I apologize for this super late post but I will never forget Ces and her family. Thank you, Ces, for making us part of your big day! Β I’m always grateful for that chance.

All the best to the newly weds! πŸ™‚

An Afternoon with Maite

17 Feb

Last February 11, 2012, Saturday, I spent the afternoon in one of my favorite hotels in Manila πŸ™‚

Maite was getting married later that day πŸ™‚

Meet Maite πŸ™‚

Posing with her lovely gown that she co-designed! πŸ™‚

Almost time to leave for the Church. Where did the time go???

Maite and her beautiful mom! πŸ™‚

Here’s Maite being photographed by Redscale Photography.

Happy and excited Maite! Surrounded by family and her closest friends. So much good vibes in this room today! Felt the love πŸ™‚

Congratulations, dearest Maite and Drach! I wish I were able to see you walk down that aisle! Β I am so sure you rocked it with our Adele-inspired look! hehe Β Thank you so much for allowing me to be part of this wonderful day! Β You looked fabulous! πŸ™‚

Efren & Tessa

22 Jan

Yesterday, two of my friends got married, Efren and Tessa πŸ™‚

Tessa’s gorgeous and unique hand-painted wedding gown by June Samson Pugat.

Tessa just finished with hair and makeup. Β Hairstyling by RJ Dela Cruz and makeup by yours truly πŸ™‚ She wanted a soft smokey brown eye makeup look with nude pink lips πŸ™‚ Β Fresh πŸ™‚

Wedding rings were made byΒ Lucky MonkeyΒ πŸ™‚

Just like a celebrity πŸ™‚

View from our hotel room in Sofitel. It was a beautiful day!

Meet Mr. and Mrs. Tessa and Efren Prieto! πŸ™‚

Tessa and her wonderful and funny sister, Gia πŸ™‚

Being photographed by Terry Uy πŸ™‚

The bride and groom at sunset πŸ™‚

The dress code: Fun Formal.

Lovely afternoon in Manila.

Off to CCP for the wedding reception πŸ™‚ First time to attend a wedding reception here in CCP! πŸ™‚ So cool!

Heading up to the fourth floor.

Lots of artwork in the hallways πŸ™‚ I want wings for my makeup chair, too! πŸ™‚

Found our seats.

Little trees as centerpieces. Awesome! πŸ™‚

Peach Iced Tea

The menu for the evening by BIZU. Please forgive me for not taking photos of the food. I was enjoying dinner so much, I forgot about my camera. The food was excellent!!! Just read the menu πŸ™‚

Congrats, Efren and Tessa!!! πŸ™‚

Just one row of tables πŸ™‚

I was able to capture dessert πŸ™‚ Creme Brulee in an eggshell on a bed of marshmallows. So yummy!

That was a wonderful and very memorable wedding, Efren and Tessa! Thank you for making us part of this beautiful day! Wishing you all the happiness in the world! Now, the marriage begins and it’s the best! πŸ™‚ Love you both!