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My Wedding Proposal

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My Wedding Proposal

Glen proposed on Saturday 10th August this year down on Sydney Harbour. He got down on one knee and surprised me with the most beautiful ring. I chose the style from Tiffany and he got it personally made by James Allen from the USA. The ring is pure platinum with a 1.3 carat diamond and 63 diamonds around the outside. No I didn’t count them lol. He surprised me with an amazing dinner at The Bridge Room and a night’s stay at The Westin in Sydney. The diamond is cushion cut and has been cut as crushed ice so when you look into it it sparkles like crazy. It’s clarity of VVS2 and G colour. Check out the pictures of the proposal below. Glen cracked open a bottle of Moet before we left. I had no idea he was going to propose. He got some nice shots of me drinking it. P1080039 My Wedding ProposalCheersing me before the proposal. My Wedding Proposal My Wedding Proposal My Wedding ProposalMe mucking around in the hotel before dinner. I had no idea what was coming. A proposal! My Wedding ProposalGlen above having his favourite cocktail at The Bridge Room. This was before he proposed and he wasn’t nervous at all. The Bridge RoomOur first entree: Sea scallops in roasted cauliflower butter, biltong cauliflower in mustard seed pickle, verbena and green apple. This was delicious. An amazing blend of flavours. The Bridge RoomThis entree was incredible. Japanese style king fish served so modern and fresh. We really enjoyed this restaurant. It tops Aria and Cafe Sydney for us. The celebrity chef Ross Lusted who is also the owner of Bridge Room was cooking in the kitchen while we were there. This was an added bonus. My Wedding ProposalWe ordered the Ocean Trout with crispy skin and bella rossa peppers in ash pepper oil, grilled fennel, basil, dried olive for our main. $42 and so delicious. My Wedding ProposalAbove is the Darling Downs Wagyu Sirloin with grilled marrow bone, ash grilled carrots, sticky veal sauce and spinach. This was to die for. I actually couldn’t fault any of their dishes. $44 P1070953The aerated passionfruit, roasted nougatine, passionfruit ice cream, passionfruit seed powder and an amazing glass biscuit. This was delicious. P1070949The burnt caramel cream, candied packham pear salad, pistachio crumb, mint, basil, raisins and pedro ximenez. This took creme caramel to another level.

At Bridge RoomDinner at the Bridge Room.

P1070993After Glen proposed. He looks pretty happy with himself! I said yes. You don’t want to see the pics of me. I was crying. Eek! P1080003My stunning 1.3 carat cushion ring with 63 diamonds around the outside. It’s absolutely stunning. It’s has great colour and clarity VVS2 and G colour. The photo’s do not do it justice. P1080004 My halo cushion ringMy beautiful engagement ring. My halo cushion ring My halo cushion ring

My halo cushion ring

Engagement pictures at Trio Engagement pictures at Trio Engagement pictures at Trio Engagement pictures at Trio Engagement pictures at Trio Engagement pictures at Drummoyne Engagement pics Makeup worn in pictures: MAC Studio Fix Fluid Foundation NC35 MAC Studio Fix Powder Compact NC35 (on face & eyelids) MAC Eye shadow in Carbon MAC eyeliner fluidline in Blacktack (applied to the top eyeline, bottom eyeline and inside of bottom eyeline) Lancôme Hypnôse Drama Mascara in Excessive Black (applied excessively) Nars blusher in Orgasm Napoleon Perdis blusher brush Napoleon Stable Tapered eye shadow brush 9b MAC 209 eyeliner brush What I’m wearing: Kookai dress Peep Toes shoes Kookai Necklace Tiffany Bracelet OPI Nail Polish in ‘Just a little rosti at this’ Swarovski Red Heart Necklace Sunglasses by Chanel Diva Earrings Guess watch Jimmy Choo Bag James Allen Soleste Cushion Halo engagement ring Love Rach xox

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