Shasta and Guard – The Celebration

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Welcome back to part two of Shasta and Guard’s Garden Soiree!

After the ceremony, guests gathered next to the vineyards for an afternoon of high tea.

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Kristen Harrison Catering created gourmet treats for the guests to enjoy, placed on vintage crockery.

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Guests enjoyed wine from the venue’s (Neudorf Winery) vineyard

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Paper bags from Poppies For Grace were filled with TraidAid fair trade chocolate bars from and TradeWinds Papua New Guinea coffee beans.

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Shasta and Guard escaped to the vineyards for a few photos.

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Guests tried a spot of croquet.

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Shasta and Guard decided to finish the formalities early and held their speeches during the high tea, paper lanterns hung from the trees.

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They also cut their cake. Shasta’s mother baked the wedding cake and it was decorated by Shasta’s cousin.

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Shasta’s favourite wedding photo is of her and Guard with the “Just Married” sign made by her bridesmaid Elizabeth and Elizabeth’s father.

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After the formalities, guests hopped on a bus and were driven to the dinner reception, held at the Smokehouse Cafe in Mapua

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The couple had a few photos taken on the wharf at sunset before sitting down to enjoy a feast with their guests!

Thank you Shasta and Guard for sharing your wedding day with Polka Dot Bride! I wish you a lifetime of happiness and beautiful moments together!

Photos by Viera Photographics

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COMMENTS
  • Cathy says:
    July 15, 2009 at 6:42 pm

    What a gorgeous set of photographs!

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  • Bridetobe says:
    July 16, 2009 at 6:47 am

    I love the parasols!

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  • Jaime says:
    July 16, 2009 at 9:37 am

    This has got to be the best wedding featured here. I love the vintage crockery and the whole feel of it! Moves me to tears.

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  • wedding chicks says:
    July 17, 2009 at 7:06 am

    these photos are absolutely gorgeous!! the sky looks so amazing in every photos and the wide angle shots are beautiful too!

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