Pink Weddings Magazine PinkWeddings AW2017_V2 - Page 32

ChARLEs And ALAn ‘WE CHOSE LORENZO’S... WE KNEW THEY’D DO US PROUD – AND THEY CERTAINLY DID.’ ‘he's not my secret love anymore’. Our reception was amazing! We chose Lorenzo’s in Carmarthen as our venue, as it’s where we’ve always met – from when our relationship was a secret, right up to the present day. We knew they’d do us proud – and they certainly did, even providing us with a Moulin Rouge windmill! We had dancers, actors, singers, a taxi photo booth (a converted hackney cab with props), the windmill – and butlers in the buff! People just stopped in their tracks and the guests were totally unaware of what was going to happen when they came out of the ceremony, but they soon started joining in with the dancers. That morning we had prepared rose petal confetti in white cones with red or black ribbons and a little diamanté. Everything had to match. The strapline from Moulin Rouge was on everything – truth, beauty, freedom and love. All the tables were named following the Moulin Rouge theme, and included Behind Red Curtain, Come What May, Emergency Rehearsal, Lovers’ 32 » pink weddings magazine