Real #cocomelodybride Mimi said ‘I Do’ to groom Ogor in a traditional church wedding in Uyo, Nigeria. Her gorgeous mermaid wedding dress with unique feather bodice and custom off shoulders played up the classic and romantic vibes she has also envisioned for herself. Read more about Mimi & Ogor’s wedding story and see some of our favorite pics below:
All photos were taken by Digital Suite.
Q: Any advice or tips for future Mrs.?
Don’t get too overwhelmed with planning. Always compromise with your partner and stay within budget. Most importantly enjoy the process.
Q: What was the inspiration behind your wedding theme?
Love for flowers.
Q: Tell us your love story! Where & How did he propose?
We met during my first week in med school and have been inseparable ever since. He proposed on my birthday morning, we were saying our morning prayers and I opened my eyes and found him on his knees with a ring box asking me to be his wife.
Q: How would you define the message “Dare to Love”?
Let yourself love and be loved. Keep your mind open to possibilities and let yourself be happy regardless of your pasts or other people’s relationships. Never using other relationships to judge yours.
Q: What was the best/most memorable part of the day?
Saying our vows.
Q: What did you love most about your #CocoMelody dress (es)?
I loved everything about my dress. Didn’t want to ever take it off, I felt amazing in it. The feathers on my dress made it different and reminded me of my mum’s wedding dress which also had feathers. My mermaid dress was everything I wanted and more.
Q: What do you think about CocoMelody and the customer service?
If you are thinking of getting a dress on CocoMelody, go for it and you won’t regret it. It’s affordable and worth every penny.