Paul, welcome to the Midlands Bridal Fair 2017 in KZN. We are so excited to introduce you and your wines to our Brides- and Grooms-to-be!
Tell us about your wines and venue and what you offer
Franschhoek Cellar Door – Wine tastings from several brands, dine on alfresco-style lunches. Special selection of unique event venues to host memorable occasions for Weddings and Functions.
Wine tastings, Alfresco-style lunches and unique memorable events. Includes Weddings, Conferences, Music Shows, Corporate and Private Functions.
How did you get into the wedding industry?
We had the building, did the necessary renovations and ended up with this magnificent venue at FHC. And, being in the Winelands, it just completes the picture.
How long have you been doing this for?
Our venue has been operating since 2014.
What do you love most about your job?
Meeting people. Getting to be part of their story and helping them to make that dream a reality.
What differentiates your business and makes you stand out? What are you known for?
Franscchoek Cellar Door is known for it’s friendly professional staff. We stand out for the right reasons…and that entails our food, wine, service, and special unique venues to choose from.
What can visitors to the Midlands Bridal Fair expect to see from you at the fair?
A unique range of good quality and affordable wines to use at your wedding. Bubbly as well as single varietal wines. Franschhoek Cellar Wines.
Tell us what inspires you. Any websites, people or companies that you follow?
Old classic movies from the golden era. Hollywood. Magazines. Twitter and Facebook.
Any upcoming wedding trend forecasts?
Our area is very well known for Fynbos, so this plays a big role in decorating, hence the reason why Brides go for a more natural look. Using a lot of greenery and especially our King Proteas.
What advice would you give Brides- and/or Grooms-to be?
Do what YOU want to do and not what people expect you to do. Follow your heart, bring your personality into every detail, and make sure everyone is on the same page.
Do you have a favourite quote?
“We don’t love to be loved, we love to love.”