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wedding trends CIGARS AS THE GIFTS Traditionally cigars have been handed out to mark special occasions. Today cigars are being given as a reflection of the Bride and Groom’s savior faire. Cigars such as Gurkha’s super premium “His Majesty’s Reserve” are being given to the groom from the bride as his traditional Groom’s Gift as well as to the groomsmen as their unique gift from the groom. These $1,500 cigars are smoked with reverence then purchased again by both the bride, groom, friends and family to celebrate subsequent anniversaries.

KEEPSAKE AND CENTERPIECE CIGAR BOXES

and an assortment of global dignitaries, world leaders, government officials and celebrities as well as the Special Forces and Seal Team Six are all clients. Having extraordinary quality, premium blends of tobacco and a reputation for unparalleled excellence, Gurkha now offers 48 distinct brands of cigars. It’s no wonder they’ve found their way into the ultimate institution of celebrations – the Wedding. The International Headquarters of Gurkha Cigar Group Inc. is located at 6600 Hiatus Road, Tamarac, FL 33321. For information, visit www.gurkhacigars.com. To purchase Gurkha Cigars, visit your local tobacconist or you can log on to www.cubracigars.com.

Gurkha has been the brand leader in artistically packaged cigars. Given the vintage movement, wedding planners

HOT AS VINTAGE TREND S WEDDING PLANNING are coming up with creative ways to use these award-winning designed boxes for weddings and receptions. Some Gurkha boxes like the 125th Anniversary Cigar Box and the Royal Challenge have been made into incredible centerpieces and used as a keepsake to house the bride and groom’s wedding mementos, including the garter and pressed boutonniere. Gurkha began manufacturing cigars in 1989 and soon became one of the most famous brands of luxury cigars in the world. Bill Clinton, Bill Gates, Carlos Slim gayweddingsmag.com / GWM 67

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