These Ethiopian-inspired wedding details are fit for royalty! Hewi Images created this regal styled shoot at the Atrium at Meadowlark Botanical Gardens. With a color palette of red, ivory and gold, the reception decor was decked out in elegant accents. Textured champagne dining tables featured tall candelabra centerpieces covered in red and ivory flower arrangements that were designed for the shoot by Pupa Flowers and Weddings. Lounge furniture included Ethiopian-style basket-weaved seats. And you have to see the gorgeous red damask details on the wedding dress—plus the matching wedding cake! See all that and more below!
This Elegant Wedding Invite with a Gold PendantHewi Images
Fingers in Ink designed these timeless wedding invitations, which featured intricate gold pendants attached to the head of the invites with ivory ribbon.
This Grand Escort Card Display with a Candelabra Flower ArrangementHewi Images
The escort card display is full of texture! Champagne rosette table linens echo the candelabra flower arrangement, which features burgundy and ivory flowers. Floral design for this styled shoot was created by Pupa Flowers and Weddings.
This Traditional Ethiopian Lounge FurnitureHewi Images
Carved wooden chairs and a basket-woven table from Ethiopia double as lounge furniture and artwork.
This Ornate Gold and Burgundy Place SettingHewi Images
A sheer burgundy wrap is the perfect regal finish for this square gold place setting. The elegant menu cards echo the invitations with an ivory ribbon accent. And as a nod to Ethiopia’s famous crop, this styled shoot features roasted coffee beans for wedding favors!
This Stunning Ivory Wedding Dress with a Red Damask DesignHewi Images
Gigi Ethiopia created this beautiful ivory wedding dress based on an Ethiopian-styled dress known as abesha kemis. The strapless A-line gown features a red damask print across the bodice and throughout the skirt. A burgundy and ivory orchid bouquet completes the look.
This Square Tiered Wedding Cake with Red Damask DetailsHewi Images
Echoing the details in the wedding dress, the ivory wedding cake features red damask details and burgundy ribbon accents. The different sizes of the square tiers produces an eye-catching visual effect. The rosettes around the bottom tier reflect the rosetted tablecloth on the cake table. This gorgeous cake was created by
Voila Pastry and Cafe.
Venue: The Atrium at Meadowlark | Photography: Hewi Images | Flowers: Pupa Flowers and Weddings | Makeup: Beniam B | Hair: Yene Damtew | Stationery: Fingers in Ink | Catering: Das Ethiopian | Cakes and Desserts: Voila Pastry and Cafe
These Red and Gold Damask Details Are Perfect for a Regal Wedding