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V O W R E N E WA L

BUHLE + STHEMBISO S A I N T -J E A N - C A P - F E R R E T , F R A N C E

WEDDING DATE: February 2007 in South Africa MARRIED FOR: 10 years

WHAT WAS YOUR WEDDING ANNIVERSARY

kitchen, but a girl has got to do what a girl has got

VOW RENEWAL LIKE? Our wedding anniversary

to do right. Sthe cooks too. He makes the meanest

was a magical black and white with a touch gold

salads.

affair, at a French villa called Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild. It started off with the sunset view of the

WHEN IT COMES TO CAREER, WHAT DO BOTH

Mediterranean, followed by a crystal candle lit dinner

OF YOU DO AND HOW DO YOU MAKE TIME

under the French skies. We ended our special evening

FOR EACH OTHER? We are both entrepreneurs.

on a monogrammed dance f loor with a giant disco

I’m a fashion designer, I’m a photographer, a blogger.

ball above us.

They call us Content Creators these days. Sthe owns a publishing company and a construction company.

WHAT DO YOU REMEMBER MOST ABOUT

We are big on date nights and we try to keep our

YOUR VOW RENEWAL? I will never forget

weekends free for family time only.

Sthembiso’s emotional smile decorated with the most beautiful Mediterranean backdrop as I walked down

WHAT WOULD YOU SAY ARE THE MOST

the aisle. Can we also talk about the glitter painter

IMPORTANT ELEMENTS FOR A SUCCESSFUL

who surprised our guests by throwing gold glitter

MARRIAGE? Make love a verb, a doing word. We

on a painting of Sthe and I! The reaction from our

tend to focus on the external qualities of love and

guests was priceless.

ignore the internal. We treat love as an experience that happened. A moment. A thing. However, love is

WHAT ARE YOUR FAVORITE THINGS TO DO

to do, to feel, to become. It’s a continual movement,

AS A COUPLE? We love traveling. We enjoy being

its adapting to f it and it’s about making space in your

stuck with each other for days in a foreign country

heart for someone else.

exploring other people’s culture. Traveling inspired us to host our anniversary abroad. We also just

HOW DO YOU KEEP THE SPARK IN YOUR

discovered that we enjoy working out together.

MARRIAGE? Lots of Humor and Romance.

Sthe’s facial expression when he’s lifting weights is WHAT DO YOU LOVE MOST ABOUT HIM? Sthe

hilarious.

has the ability to make you want to be a better WHO COOKS? I cook of course. I have to admit

person. He makes you want more for yourself in life.

though, I’m not a huge fan of being stuck in the

His character is infectious.

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