A summer Chinese wedding held at the Double Tree Hilton hotel in Mississauga, Toronto. Photos courtesy of Sebastian Ip photography.
The bride getting ready in a traditional qua. She is picked up by the groom from her house, after the groom and groomsmen perform tasks (games) set out by the bridesmaids.
Make-up artist Taca Ozawa is a former Shiseido make-up artist. He is intensely into his work, and has selected tunes to listen to so he is in the right mood when creating his looks.
The bride’s radiant evening look. Typically a Chinese bride changes several outfits during the evening reception, often changing hairstyle and make-up to match.
The wedding decor at Doubletree Hilton.
Guests sign their names with Chinese calligraphy pens on a red scroll guestbook. This East meets West scroll comes personalized with couple’s photo.
Wedding favour box with a cut-out character meaning double happiness, purchased from Asia.
Stay tune! More real weddings to follow.