Cute Chess Love Story With Wedding Follow-Up!
This special Chess Blog post is dedicated to Olya and John. Their love story was woven around the beautiful moments of chess and they recently walked down the aisle for a grand 'all-chess' wedding.
Here are some photos. Don't miss the special chess cake, Olya and John cutting the chess cake with a sword (tradition of the private club they got married in, the chess pictures behind the bridal party head table and the party favours which were chocolate king and queen with their tag on it.
Note: All the photos on this page are by Varia Studio (www.variastudio.com)
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