This was an exciting, beautiful, multi-cultural wedding. We were so proud to have been one of the selected professionals to help make this day. Please click the link to learn more about Taiwo and Devin wedding and enjoy the feature article and images.
When we ask newlyweds to think back on what they wanted most for their big day — and we’ve interviewed hundreds of them over the years — the most common response is “For it not to feel like a wedding!” But in a monsoon of flower crowns and macaron towers, how do you see beyond the usual tropes and actually pull off a non-cookie-cutter affair? For the answer, we decided to interrogate the cool couples whose weddings we would actually want to steal — right down to the tiger-shaped cake toppers.
Taiwo Odusanya, a consultant focusing on life sciences, was born in Nigeria before settling in Boston, where she met Devin Keefe, an emergency physician from New Hampshire. Though they married in New England’s favorite wedding town, Newport, Rhode Island, the September 2018 celebration was full of Nigerian culture — including the aso ebi “family cloths” they wore for the reception, the Yoruba band member who guided their playlist, and the “money spray” at the end. The after-party went until 5:00 a.m.