Styled shoot : A Watercolour Romance

Styled shoot : A Watercolour Romance

As a wedding stylist and event designer based Kwazulu-Natal, I am incredibly passionate about show-casing my beautiful province.  For this reason many of my styled shoot collaborations happen in wide open spaces and at carefully-chosen locations that show prospective brides the beauty of having a wedding in Kwazulu-Natal. Eileen Laubsher from Bright Girl Photography approached me to discuss collaborating on a styled shoot together and...

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Styled Shoot: A Dark Fairytale

Styled Shoot: A Dark Fairytale

A bridal shoot with a difference, this was the conceptualisation of two creative minds, and was Oh Happy Day’s first styled shoot collaboration.  Stacey (from The Shank Tank) and I got together to work on this styled shoot for two main reasons:  to launch the photographic service offering of The Shank Tank, and to launch Oh Happy Day.  We wanted to do something that would...

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Styled Shoot: Wanderlust Forever After

Styled Shoot: Wanderlust Forever After

When Katie (from Summertown Pictures) first approached me with the idea of working together on a styled shoot, it was very easy for us to design a theme that would work well and stand out, and one that we could both be proud of.  Katie wanted something romantic and alternative with a slightly hippy feel, while I wanted something bridal but natural, simple and organic. ...

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Styled Bridal Shower: Tropical Heat

Styled Bridal Shower: Tropical Heat

As I type this I can almost hear the rustle of the wind in the palm trees that line the grounds of the Salt Rock Hotel, which formed the perfect back drop for this styled bridal shower. What a fun shoot to coordinate and style! What’s more – a bridal shower is a nice diversion from the romantic shoots that Oh Happy Day normally loves...

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Styled Engagement Shoot: Jane and Mark

Styled Engagement Shoot: Jane and Mark

Being engaged is such a special time for any bridal couple! I remember the first few weeks after Stef proposed… I was floating on cloud nine and couldn’t stop staring at my left hand. It was almost as if my engagement ring gave me super powers! I know it sounds ridiculously corny, but that’s exactly how I felt. If I was having a bad day...

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Want to work for Oh Happy Day?

Want to work for Oh Happy Day?

I’m experiencing a myriad of emotions today as I write this post. Joy, nerves, and excitement – it’s all happening in this little heart of mine! What started out as a part-time obsession that grew into a small business, Oh Happy Day’s journey is now entering into an exciting new chapter of development. Yes, you guessed it! I’m hiring! If you eat, breathe (and absolutely...

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Toujours Wedding House – Giveaway Sponsor Post

Toujours Wedding House – Giveaway Sponsor Post

Tracey from Toujours Wedding House has a very special place in my heart. We met when I was looking for my own wedding dress back in 2014. I had literally been to about five wedding salons in Durban and Cape Town and was beginning to think I was never going to find the one. You know, ‘The One’? Those conversations all brides have about the minute...

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CROP Hair Salon – Giveaway Sponsor Post

CROP Hair Salon – Giveaway Sponsor Post

Hands up who doesn’t love getting their hair done! Anyone? That’s what I thought! CROP is the brainchild of Stacey Shea, who opened the trendy salon in 2014. Having worked in the hair industry extensively across South Africa, Stacey did us all a favour and made the move back to Durban from Cape Town two years ago before opening her own salon. Her work space...

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Claire Courtney Photography – Giveaway Sponsor Post

Claire Courtney Photography – Giveaway Sponsor Post

“There is so much beauty and magic in this world, if you just choose to focus on it” – Claire Courtney Claire and I became wedding friends towards the end of last year, when she reached out to me after having just moved back to Durban.  We met for a coffee and ‘clicked ‘right away, whilst paging through her albums and bonding over our mutual...

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The Skin and Nail Bar – Giveaway Sponsor Post

The Skin and Nail Bar – Giveaway Sponsor Post

If you’re looking for a quiet sanctuary for a spot of lunch and a little bit of pampering, look no further! The Skin and Nail Bar offers all the necessities required for the perfect bridesmaids bonding session, or if you are a bride to be, the ideal beauty destination to get you feeling ‘Wedding Ready’. You know you are in for a treat, when even...

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