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A Very Chic Real Wedding in Ballinacurra House by In Love Photography

Length of engagement: 3 years | Wedding date: 21st September 2012
Wedding venue: Ballinacurra House, Kinsale, Co. Cork

Photographer: In Love Photography

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We met… in our home town of Kinsale in the summer of 2004

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Our proposal… We got engaged during the fireworks in San Francisco on New Year’s Eve 2009.

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Our ceremony… We had a religious ceremony at Ballinspittle Church in Cork.

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My dress…  My dress was an Elizabeth Filmore gown called the Rose Dress.

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We chose our photographer because…Wim (In Love Photography) is a family friend and we loved what he did for other family members’ weddings.

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Our wedding theme/colours… We used pale pinks.

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My favourite part of the wedding day… Every moment!

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We chose our venue because… We wanted to stay local in Cork and Ballinacurra House is amazing and very personal.

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Our honeymoon… We went to Costa Rica.

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My piece of advice for other brides… Just relax, take it all in and don’t worry about the minor stuff, everyone is there because they are your friends/family. Smile!

By Karen Birney

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Karen
Former editor, current contributor, (she just can't let go!) Karen enjoys writing fashion but is known to dabble in decor from time to time. Her favourite section on the site is the Real Wedding section, followed closely by the Health & Fitness forums.

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