Category Archives: Engaged

“Rock the Trad” Photoshoot

Hi people! It’s beena  quite a while… we know! Today, we wanted to share with you a lovely, creative photoshoot that we did with our friend/photographer – Dotun Ayodeji. Instead of the regular dress and heels type photoshoot, we decided to “rock our trad” attire. This is the same attire we wore for our engagement […]

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Asking for her hand in marriage.

“….I would love to marry your daughter.” The thought of asking for Lola’s parent for her hand in marriage seemed old school (just typing that doesn’t even sound right). But every man, particularly from where I’m from (i.e., Nigeria), knows that it’s necessary. Trust me. Nigerian or not, you should ask her people. So Lola and I […]

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Planning the proposal

If getting the ring was bad. Planning the proposal was almost as bad as getting the ring. In case you can’t tell by now, I’m not that good a planner. Actually…I’ve learnt to almost entirely rely on Lola to plan most things (she’s incredibly good at it) when she has the time. So my initial instinct was to […]

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She Said Yes!

How it happened… The journey of 6 years (or 7 depending on who is counting) started with Wale on Virtual Reality (VR), yes VR!!! For those of you who do not know, VR was an MSN Group mainly for Nigerians who chatted basically about everything. Through some chat topic, we found out that we both […]

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Picking out the ring.

Hey fine people. If you do a quick google search, you’ll know the best way to pick out the right ring for your bride is to have her pick it herself. Fellas…don’t waste time in trying to surprise her.  Having photographed loads of weddings, I know for a fact that this is true- most couples DO shop for rings […]

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