Bridal Bliss: Dunnie and Ibrahim's Beverly Hills Wedding

From the moment Dunnie and Ibrahim laid eyes on each other while in the checkout line at the grocery story, they both knew their life had changed forever. From instant chemistry to unforgettable "I dos," this is a love story to remember.

Charli Penn Jun, 10, 2015

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When Dunnie, a special events producer, and Ibrahim, a director, first met, it was as if fireworks had gone off on a movie set. He wooed her properly and the Los-Angeles based dynamic duo were inseperable from then on. Their lavish wedding style will take your breath away. Are you ready to gasp at these photos?

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Dunnie and her girls indulge in a little pre-wedding posing in their matching silk robes.

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Dunnie wowed in this gorgeous off-the-rack, lace bodice tulle ball gown by Vera Wang.

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Dunnie's bridal glow was contagious.(Hair by Hair By Susy; makeup by Brandy Allen)

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Fashionista bride Dunnie chose shoes from Badgley Mischka, custom gold jewelry from Yomegz and a custom headpiece from Bridal Style Boutique in Brooklyn to accessorize her gorgeous wedding gown.

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A second dress is a must for a diva bride! (Dunnie chose a custom pink mermaid gown from Brides By Nona)

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Did we mention that her shoes were absolutely gorgeous?!

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Matching rose gold bands of love for the happy bride and groom.

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“Orchids are my favorite flower, so deciding to use the Valentine Cuff by Diann Valentine for my big day was a very natural decision,” says Dunnie of her fabulous and non-traditional bouquet choice.

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A sweet mother-daughter moment to remember.

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“It was very magical and special from start to finish,” says Dunnie. “I am so thankful to God for allowing me to have my dream wedding.”

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“What I love most about her is her silliness and determination,” says proud groom Ibrahim.

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“It was unexpected, but I always lived with an open heart, so when he came into my life I was ready to give our love the opportunity to grow,” says Dunnie.

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“She is everything I’ve always wanted in a woman and partner, so it was a very natural decision for me to ask her to marry me,” says the groom.

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“I’m happy to be his wife because he is so loving,” says Dunnie. “He works to always make sure the people in his life are well taken care of and he is also so supportive of everything that I do.”

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Dunnie’s bridesmaids were pretty in pink in these gorgeous gowns from OYATO.

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Could this be any cuter? This adorable wagon moment was the work of Angela's Fantasy Creations and it's a real winner. We're melting!

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“My husband selected the groomsman attire,” says Dunnie. “He wanted them to look classic and timeless.”

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A gorgeous oversized portrait of the happy couple helped to set the mood for fairytale romance. (Another amazing detail from Angela's Fantasy Creations!)

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The couple tied the knot at the Greystone Mansion Formal Garden in Beverly Hills, California. “We both wanted an outdoor ceremony so we researched for months to find the right location,” says Dunnie. “When we visited Greystone in person we knew instantly that’s where we wanted to get married.”

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Please stand for the cutie pies!

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The flower girl charmed the crowd as they prepared to greet Dunnie on her way down the aisle.

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“My daddy walked me down the aisle,” says Dunnie. “He raised me and has always been a great father to me.”

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“The ceremony was very short and sweet,” the bride shares. Aww!

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“Ibrahim’s uncle officiated because he’s been very supportive of our love and relationship,” say Dunnie.

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“We had amazing weather on our wedding day,” says the groom.  “We were very blessed.”

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“I don’t like the spotlight very much,” says Ibrahim on how it felt to be the groom on his big day. “I am used to being the behind the scenes but it was nice that everything pretty much went as planned.”

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“We both decided to speak from our hearts on that day,” says Dunnie. “Looking into his eyes at the altar, it was like he was the only person there. My heart was over flowing with love for him.”

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Make way for the newlyweds! (What a romantic ceremony setting...sigh...garden weddings get us every time.) Wedding planners Mr. Ronnie Dampier and Ms. Jalisa Greene teamed up with Dunnie and Ibrahim to make their dream wedding a reality. Now this is what we call a dream team! #Success

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Dunnie and Ibrahim and their family looked like royalty on the big day. We love it!

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“When I first saw her at the grocery store I knew I wanted her,” admits Ibrahim. “After we spoke for the first time, I then knew for certain.”

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“She really is more than words and describe,” says Ibrahim. “She is everything to me!”

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For their first dance as husband and wife the couple chose to sway to ‘Beneath Your Beautiful’ by LaBrinth and Emile Sande. (And, notice the gorgeous outfit change!)

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African dancers entertained guests at the couple's lavish reception party.

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“We had a red velvet cake that was accented with bling and orchids with a beautiful bling H for the topper in honor of our new last name,” Dunnie explains. “It was made by Eb’s Delites.”

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Let's take another look at that lovely cake.

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Another stunning outfit change for the bride!

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Even the bridesmaids enjoyed an outfit swap for the evening. (Looks by OYATO!) They were designed to complement the bride's pink mermaid reception gown.

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Their palace awaited them!

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Deejay L Double E kept the crowd on their feet!

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There were sweet treats galore for the bride and groom to enjoy with their guests. Dunnie and Ibrahim, we love your style! (Kudos to Platinum Candy Buffets for this masterpiece!)

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Just divine!

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Even the dance floor was decadent and custom made just for the lucky in love couple.

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Lots of bling and glamour filled the space to create an unforgettable for the bride and groom and all of their guests.

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Join us in congratulating Dunnie and Ibrahim on their wedding bliss by leaving the newlyweds a little comment love below! Want to see your wedding featured in Bridal Bliss? Email us now!

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