Tag Archives: The Shank Tank

Vendor Review | The Shank Tank

The Shank Tank is made up of a hubby and wife team: Wes and Stacey Cruickshanks. Lovers of all things nature, and parents to two adorable little ones; they are a power duo in the wedding industry. Stace sat down with us and told us just how these two do life as a family of […]

Hooray Heritage – Part 1: Orthodox Jewish Wedding

This weekend we celebrated Heritage Day in South Arica; a day where we’re encouraged to honour our diverse cultures and traditions. Since our language is ‘weddings’, we have decided to recognise our heritage by sharing 5 weddings over the next couple of weeks that celebrate the diverse range of cultures that contribute to our colourful nation. We […]

Real Wedding | An Exotic Marigold New Year’s Eve Wedding

Family and friends arrived at Tarryn & Brad’s wedding in 2015, and left in 2016 with champagne on their lips and confetti in their hair.  The venue in the KZN Midlands, Crystal Barn, was the perfect setting for their theme of 1920s Great Gatsby mixed with Exotic Marigold. Every detail carefully planned by fashion savvy bride and her […]

Real wedding | seeing double?

   At first glance, you might think this is a mirror image – photoshop maybe? Well you’d be wrong. This is an image of two ladies who share such a strong bond, that they decided to share their wedding day. Sisters, Michelle and Nicky, got engaged within a few weeks of each other. Living in a […]

Real Wedding | Engaged and married within 88 minutes

“You don’t even need to be asking me this, you have been my yes from day one” Alright Disney, here’s the script for your next fairytale. It’s a pleasure.  The guests are waiting in anticipation, buzzing for what’s about to happen. They sip on hot chocolate and coffees awaiting instructions for the proposal. Through the mist, they can make out the […]

The Hooray Christmas Party 2015

Hooray Xmas Party from The Shank Tank on Vimeo. At the beginning of December, Hooray Weddings hosted it’s very first networking party in celebration of the end of the year. We have such an awesome crowd of people in Durban whom we only know via the internet or see in passing while working at weddings. We believe […]

Real Wedding | Derryn & Ashton

What first caught my attention was that the bride and I share the same name.  I don’t know many Derryns so I was curious…who is this chick? I had to know.  I browsed through Derryn&Ashton’s wedding photos and found myself liking this “impostor” more and more. They got married on their parents farm in Northern […]

Vendor Feature | Oh Happy Day

Queue “OH HAPPY DAY” from Sister Act.  Joelene Botha, the gorgeous lady behind Oh Happy Day, offers a wedding styling and design business. Services cover a variety of needs ranging from styling of engagement sessions to the administration and planning of your wedding.  Joelene is fairly new to the KwaZulu Natal wedding scene, although you would never […]