Wedding cinematographer Jaysin Osterkamp sends his Harry Potter fan girlfriend on an elaborate quest full of puzzles, trivia and riddles in his Harry Potter themed proposal. “There are many ways to pass through locked doors in the magical world…” and for Andrea the only way to pass through these “doors” was to follow the clues and solve the puzzles some easy, others not so much.
Grab this golden snitch inspired ring for your significant other from Etsy shop House On Hudson. Canadian goldsmith Miranda designed the band of sterling silver to resemble the snitch’s wings and the topaz stone as the snitch.
With a little computer magic photographer Jimmy Hickey transports his clients into the world of Harry Potter for their geeky engagement photo session. From his original photo of the couple shot inside a parking garage, this Oregon based photographer then composited his image onto a Harry Potter promotional wallpaper from Wallpapers Wide with amazing results!
Check out the rest of the couple’s engagement shoot including a very cool shot using a Slinky.
What would an invitation to Hermione Granger and Ronald Weasley’s wedding look like? Holly Powell sends you back to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry for a truly magical wedding you are cordially invited to.
Molly and Arthur Weasley request the honour of your presence at the marriage of their son Ronald Weasley to Miss Hermione Granger.
Come along and enjoy a laugh, a dance and a mug of butterbeer (or ten), and to share in their love and happiness, as they exchange their vows and begin their new life together.
After so many tough years, we are delighted to see our son so happy and marrying his best friend.
The ceremony will take place on September 1st 2010 on the 19th anniversary of their meeting, in the Great Hall, Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
“I open at the beginning” read the golden Snitch embedded within a copy of the book “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” for a proposal a Harry Potter fan would never forget. “I proposed to my lovely Olivia with the help of my best friend Tim,” explains Jon. “We procured an owl, yes a LIVE OWL. The handler dressed up as Hagrid, and came down to the firepit at the cabin we rented in Boone, NC.” Within the pages of the Harry Potter series owls are seen as magical creatures often used for delivering posts and parcels in the wizarding world, and this owl, had a post with Olivia’s name on it.
Hagrid walked up to a nervous Jon and a curious Olivia with his owl perched on his arm and a scroll of parchment tied to its leg which Olivia then read:
Opening this CustomMade Quidditch set you’ll find the typical equipment to play Harry Potter’s favorite sport; Bludgers, a Quaffle, Beater’s Bats and a Golden Snitch with a hidden secret.
When Rachel wanted to propose to her girlfriend Jaquie, a longtime Harry Potter fan, she set out to win her heart not with a magic potion but with a CustomMade Quidditch set and engagement ring. CustomMade artist Anthony Albano accepted Rachel’s challenge designing this Quidditch set/engagement ring box. Recreating the player’s equipment and the box from wood, Anthony added in the worn detailing along with the embellishments and hardware on the outside of the box to create a realistic and ‘played’ look.
For Harry Potter fans Stephanie and Adam The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando made for the perfect location to take their awesomely geeky engagement photos, and the only location for Adam. Photographer Emily Gilbert, owner of E. Gilbert Photography in central Florida, shot the couple on their magical photo journey through the streets and shops of Hogmeade and corridors of Hogwarts castle. ”Adam and Stephanie, are huge HP fans – Adam didn’t even want to take engagement photos until Stephanie suggested Hogsmeade as the location.” explains Emily.
Become transported into some of the most popular locations in the Harry Potter book series by photographer Emily Gilbert’s beautiful photos. From the cobblestone streets and quirky shops of Hogmeade follow Stephanie and Adam as they share some colorful sweets and chocolate frogs from Honeydukes and a pint, or two, of Butterbeer from The Three Broomsticks tavern.
This pink potion of strawberry syrup, milk, white chocolate and marshmallows will have you obsessing over the object of your affection this Valentine’s Day. Said to have a unique aroma to each who drinks the potion, reminding them of the things that they find most attractive. When Ron Weasley tried the potion he smelled his mother’s cooking, bacon, and Hermione’s perfume the one he gave her in their fifth year at Hogwarts for Christmas.
“Amortentia doesn’t create actual love, of course. That’s impossible. But it does cause a powerful infatuation or obsession. For that reason, it is probably the most dangerous potion in this room.“—Horace Slughorn
What will you smell when you drink from this Harry Potter inspired beverage?
Self-proclaimed geek and Harry Potter
fan Ashley was magically swept off her feet, maybe with a Levioso charm, when her boyfriend Brian proposed at the “Wizarding World of Harry Potter” in Orlando, FL. After a day of walking the streets of Diagon Alley and purchasing their own wands at Ollivanders, the couple sat down for some butterbeers in The Three Broomsticks. Seated in a cozy nook Brian waited patiently for the perfect time to pop the question, and when he did, she said yes!
“So naturally,” Ashley says, “I had to incorporate Harry Potter
into the photo shoot. We had fun with it and had my best friend, [graphic designer Angela Barillas
] Photoshop some magic in there to make it legit.” Photographer Nicole M Chapman
captured the magic between Ashley and Brian at the beautiful Henry Cowell State Redwood Park
in Felton, CA and Roaring Camp Railroads
. The couple’s wed-site is titled “The Unbreakable Vow” perfect for this Harry Potter
Photographer Laura Babb shared Beccy and Danny’s beautiful geek themed engagement shoot – a battle between the magic of Harry Potter against the Force in Star Wars. Known for her quirky, creative and alternative wedding and portrait photography in London and beyond; Laura also runs The London Wedding Club for London wedding industry professionals.
“When we booked their engagement shoot they asked if Danny could bring his light saber and Beccy could bring her Harry Potter wand (it actually changes the channel on the TV if you wave it in the right pattern!).” The geeky couple are planning their wedding for next year, specifically, on May the 4th (force).