Mr and Mrs Matsemela’s Traditional Wedding

Mr and Mrs Matsemela’s Traditional Wedding

Umabo Ceremony by the Matsemela’s Umabo is a ceremony when the bride is officially welcomed by the groom’s family into their home. The bride’s family accompanies the bride with gifts to the groom’s family such as blankets, beaded mats (incasi) and...
Mr and Mrs Nagel’s Traditional Wedding

Mr and Mrs Nagel’s Traditional Wedding

Our Vision for our Traditional Wedding Since this was an  interracial wedding I wanted to incorporate a theme that was inclusive of both cultures, I chose a safari theme. We held the wedding at my parent’s house, in the garden. We used banquet tables to have a more...
Qamata Traditional Celebrations

Qamata Traditional Celebrations

As their families live far from them, the ceremony of “Ukwamkelwa kwabayeni” and the engagement ceremony all took place on the same day. Zikhona delightfully exclaims, “I decided to have my traditional kitchen tea/bridal shower on my birthday, because I am lover of...