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[BLACK WEDDING STYLE]The Abbas Get Red Carpet Ready on Their Special Day!

Bride: Elike Dougna

Groom: Yannick Abba

Date: 12/28/2013

Location: Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort,Orlando, Florida

Photography: Thirty Three and a Third Photography

Our Wedding Theme

We wanted our guests to feel as if they were going to a red carpet event. We jokingly referred to our theme as Sparkly purple.

Our Wedding Style

My wedding dress was a strapless mermaid gown with feathers on top. I also had a sparkling belt sewed in. I had two favorite accessories: my veil that my mom ordered for me and the hair accessory I wore at the reception.

Our Incorporation of Culture

We had a lunch the Sunday after the wedding where guests were asked to wear traditional African attire. We also had food from Togo and the Ivory Coast. We had two outfit changes: one that was given to us by my parents and the other by Yannick’s parents!

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