Here comes the bride… in sneakers


We love seeing brides who rock sneakers. Since 2015, we’ve had our eyes on this Nigerian wedding trend, we love brides who aren’t afraid to put their stamp on their big day. From Nollywood actress – Ivie Okujaiye, who rocked sneakers on her traditional wedding and white wedding to event planner – Asy of 3003 Events, we present 20 brides who said bye to heels and hello to sneakers.

Photography: Auxano Photography
#TheAALoveStory | Photo: Ijalana Oke

Tosin Ogwe wore beaded sneakers to her #BossLady30 vow renewal ceremony in London. 

Fatima Ganduje and her groom, Abolaji Ajimobi changed into matching sneakers for the #Faaji2018 reception.

Linda Ihuoma Ejiofor (#ISquared18) wore sneakers for her reception
The bride from #Lotu2017 wanted comfortable wedding trainers to wear after saying ‘I Do’ so she could #dancethenightaway | Planner: Events Royale | Photo: Obi Nwokedi 
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Nollywood actress, Ivie Okujaiye wore sneakers with her traditional wedding attire
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For her reception, she wore these black and white Nike trainers
The bride from #CaTony2016 | Photography: Auxano Photography
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Photography: Creative Studios
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Event planner and founder of 3003 Events, Asy wore sneakers on her big day | Photography: Image Faculty
Ghanaian bride – Vera Ewura Obeng in her red sneakers and her husband
The bride from #TheIbelemes2016 wore sneakers down the aisle | Photography: Auxano Photography
Photo: Mikael B

Credits: Instagram


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