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Club Horizont, Varna, Bulgaria Elopement Photo Story Award

Club Horizont, Varna, Bulgaria wedding day image of The bride and groom sharing some private time together before leaving to celebrate with their guests

Club Horizont, Varna, Bulgaria Elopement Portrait Session | The bride and groom share some private time together before leaving to celebrate with their guests

Despite the hot weather, Teodora and Georgi were eager to get married. Their families and grandparents were crying tears of joy seeing how happy they were together. This unique couple decided to have two separate ceremonies to accommodate everything they wanted out of their special day, so there was plenty to be celebrated.

Having just been married, Teodora and Georgi share some private time together before leaving to celebrate with their guests. Standing in a quiet corner, Georgi leans against the wall as Teodora puts her hand lovingly on his face. 

Varna, Bulgaria wedding image of The bride and her grandfather sharing an emotional moment before the ceremony

Club Horizont, Varna, Bulgaria Elopement Bride Photo | The bride and her grandfather share an emotional moment before the ceremony

The bride and her grandfather share an emotional moment before the ceremony. They take this private time as a chance to exchange some words and hugs before the other guests start to arrive. 

Varna, Bulgaria wedding day photography of The bride, ready for the big day, sitting and waiting

Varna, Bulgaria Elopement Bride Getting Ready Picture | The bride, ready for the big day, sits and waits with her family for the groom

The bride, ready for the big day, sits and waits with her family for the groom while a young boy decides to entertain himself by standing on his head in the background. 

Varna, Bulgaria wedding photography showing The bride and family waiting at the door for the groom

Varna, Bulgaria Elopement Bride Pre-Ceremony Image | The groom and his family have finally arrived, and they stand waiting in front of the door

The groom and his family have finally arrived, and they stand waiting in front of the door while a guest and some flower girls make sure the bride isn’t seen. 

Bulgaria Pre-Ceremony wedding image of the groom allowed into the room to see his beautiful bride

Bulgaria Elopement Pre-Ceremony Photography | the groom is allowed into the room and can’t hide how excited he is to see his beautiful bride

Finally, the groom is allowed into the room and can’t hide how excited he is to see his beautiful bride. The other guests applaud as he enters and the couple sees each other for the first time on their wedding day. 

 

Bulgaria wedding day image of Bride and Father As the bride holds her bouquet and smiles

Bulgaria Elopement Bride and Father Picture | As the bride holds her bouquet and smiles, we can see her father in the reflection

As the bride holds her bouquet and smiles, we can see her father in the reflection of a mirror as he cries tears of joy while looking at his little girl.

Bulgaria Church wedding photography showing the couple is getting married in a church during a small ceremony

Bulgaria Church Elopement Pictures | the couple is married in a church

First, the couple is married in a church. A great moment of silence is held during the ceremony as the couple stands together at the altar before the priest, holding two candles joined by a ribbon. 

Bulgaria wedding Bride photo of the bridesmaids helping the bride change into her second wedding gown

Bulgaria Elopement Post-Ceremony Bride Image | After the first ceremony, the bridesmaids help the bride change into her second wedding gown

After the first ceremony, the bridesmaids help the bride change into her second wedding gown in the bathroom.

Bulgaria Outdoor Garden Wedding image from The second ceremony

Bulgaria Outdoor Elopement Civil Ceremony Photographer | The second ceremony is held in the outdoors

The second ceremony is held in the beautiful outdoors at the Club Horizont in Varna, Bulgaria, and the father of the bride walks the bride down the aisle, waving, as guests applaud their arrival.