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We're Married (Part 2): A Summary

This post is a continuation from my previous post - We're Married (Part 1): A Thank You Note

A) Venues
  • Wedding mass (morning) at St. Ignatius Catholic Church, Kelana Jaya
  • Wedding luncheon (1st reception) and tea ceremony (family members only) at Rahsia Restaurant, Kuala Lumpur
  • Wedding dinner (2nd reception) at Ocean Restaurant, Kuala Terengganu
B) Attire
  • Wedding gown and long veil from Just Wardrobe, Damansara Uptown
  • Lace cheongsam from Cove, Damansara Uptown
  • Tailor-made wedding heels from San Lee Shoes, Taman Midah, Cheras
  • My accessories are my mom's pearl necklace and bracelet, and my sister's pearl earrings
  • Hairdo and makeup (during wedding mass, luncheon, tea ceremony) by Juanne Pang
  • Manicure and pedicure by Posh! Nail Spa, TTDI
  • Tailor-made groom's suit from Amcorp Mall
  • Groom's white long-sleeved white shirt and tie from Robinson's
  • Hairdo and makeup (during 2nd reception) by Pam, Kuala Terengganu
C) All floral arrangements by my mother-in-law
  • 7 main arrangements (sunflowers, yellow gerbera, carnations, chrysanthemums, ferns)
  • Bridal bouquet (sunflowers, yellow gerbera)
  • 20 church pew ends
  • Maid-of-honor and 4 bridesmaids' bouquets (yellow gerbera)
  • Groom, best man, and 2 groomsmen's boutonnieres (yellow gerbera)
  • Giant single sunflower for wedding bands
D) Wedding bands
  • Gold bands from Tanah Merah
  • For those who ask, my engagement band is from Dublin, Ireland
E) Wedding car
  • My father-in-law's Prius
  • Car decoration by my mother-in-law
F) Photographers
G) Wedding luncheon venue decor

  • Same floral arrangements during wedding mass in church
  • Church pew ends tied to VVIP chairs in restaurant
  • Canopy and stage by Rozman Canopy
  • Table numbers by Leona
  • Glasses (doubled up as vases) from IKEA
  • Wedding favors (cream rosebuds soap from Kuala Terengganu)
H) Guests registration table

  • Guest books from Borders
  • Jigsaw puzzles from Puzzle House (they were initially blank but hubby spray-painted them with 4 colors - yellow for joy, red for love, blue for health, orange for abundance)
  • Pre-wedding photobook by Creative Visual Studio
I) Entourage
  • My godfather Uncle Francis walked me down the aisle during wedding mass
  • Maid-of-honor: Judith
  • Bridesmaids: Cheryl, Patricia, Leona, Melissa
  • Wedding mass commentator: Jian Xin
  • Wedding luncheon registration table caretaker: Windy
  • Best man: TK
  • Groomsmen: Merce, Fly
  • Wedding luncheon MC: Chris
J) Wedding invitation cards
K) Wedding booklets
  • Booklet covers from Salvation, Summit
  • Photocopy at SS15, Subang Jaya


Numbers 6:24-26

The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace.

In His Love,
David & Joyce Bates



We're Married (Part 3): Our Wedding Mass

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