Couple Real Weddings

Real Wedding: Sandra and Daniel


The beautiful nuptials of Sandra Portelli and Daniel Acton were the epitome of classical elegance. Their celebration featured beautiful florals, shades of blush pink and just the right amount of sparkle. They originally met on an agricultural field trip in Emerald, so it was only fitting that one of their photo locations included a typical Australian property. It was simply beautiful.

Date: 2 May 2015

Name: Daniel Acton & Sandra Portelli

Number of guests: 230

First dance song: Amazed by Lonestar

Budget: $50,000


QB: How did you meet?

We meet through friends at an agricultural field day in Emerald.


QB: Tell us about the proposal…

Daniel took me out to dinner at a little Italian restaurant one Tuesday night. He got down on one knee and asked the question. The owner of the restaurant then brought out a beautiful bunch of pink roses.


QB: What gifts did you give your guests?

Men received a little bottle of Chivas Regal, women a scented candle.



QB: What did you do for your honeymoon?

We spent a week on Hamilton Island.



QB: Do you have any advice for other brides-to-be?

A lot of people will tell how how you “should” do things, but be true to yourself and it will be a beautiful day that you will love.



Ceremony: St Joseph's Cathedral
Reception: Rockhampton Leagues Club
Gown: David Tutera
Decorator: Stylish Events
Flowers: Flower Box
Hair: Revenge Hair Boutique
Makeup: Envy Beauty
Cake: All that Cake - Renae Beal
Transport: Get Hummered
Stationery: Cotton Paperie
Photographer: Studio Impressions
Videographer: Life After Dark
Engagement Ring: Stones Brisbane
Bride's Wedding Ring: Stones Brisbane
Groom's Wedding Ring: Stones Brisbane

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