Alena♥Chris: a Romantic and Exotic Wedding in Minsk – The Video

Posted by on Sep 15, 2014 in Belarus, Blog, Real weddings
Alena♥Chris: a Romantic and Exotic Wedding in Minsk – The Video

Alena is from Belarus. Chris is half-Swiss, half-Colombian. They met in Geneva. He moved all the way to Belarus for her. He proposed in Berlin, by the Brandenburg Gate, on the specific place where the Gate used to stand, in the very symbolic place where the East and the West meet.

Alena+Chris Exotic Wedding in Belaurs

Alena and Christopher's wedding in Belarus: with best man and bridesmaid.Having darling friends and family from around the world,  they decided to have two wedding parties, to ease the logistics. The party you are going to see watch now happened in Minsk. It was organised by the bride. AND,  it was so wonderful. Rarely we see couples that are so relaxed, enjoying each other and having so much fun!  Here, you can see the complete wedding with details and pictures. You can also read Alena+Chris love story.

The Swiss wedding is coming soon. For now… get ready to have deep love sighs coming from the bottom of your heart… and enjoy the video. 


Venue: The beautiful Porto del Mare Restaurant.

Dress: Designed and made by Inna Kun.

Flowers: Lavanda. They deliver the bouquet to the groom in the morning of the wedding.

Headpiece: Designed and made from deco clay by Mila Ignatik. She also makes beautiful bouquets from deco clay!

Photography: Sergey Shalimo. He did an amazing job!

Videographer: Mitra Wedding.Very young but professional. Ready to adapt his style to your format.

Band: Gentle Beat – played songs agreed in advance. Very respectful and responsible. And very fun too!

Portrait puppets: absolutely incredible artists Budaev family (Ivan and Olga) who make portrait puppets according to photos.

I am Alessandra. Nice to meet you :) This is my story. In August 2008 I left my native Brazil, my darling friends and family, and a promising attorney career to go after my dreams of a better world and take a master program in human rights law, in Sweden. A lot has happened since… and after living in Lund, Paris and Geneva, I arrived in Copenhagen, in the end of 2011, to share my life with my beloved Danish boyfriend, now husband.I used to be the kind of girl who planned traveling around the world, getting to know different cultures, maturing while exposing myself to the unknown. Honestly, I don’t remember ever dreaming of wedding flowers or dresses. Until… Well, until my cherished viking surprised me with the perfect proposal and we decided to get married... Read more about me ->