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Chesca Surprises Doug With A Renewal of Vows On Their 15th Year TogetherChesca rarely pulls off one on Doug, but this time she was way ahead of her husbandby Rachel Perez .
It's usually cager Doug Kramer who surprises wife Chesca Garcia Kramer every year on their anniversary, but this time, it was the other way around.
For their 10th wedding anniversary, Doug and Chesca initially planned to celebrate in Boracay, but since the island is closed for rehabilitation until late October, their next options were Tagaytay and Baguio, Doug said in his Instagram post. However, both plans didn't work out either. The couple thus decided to postpone the celebration in the summer with their new home as their backdrop.
At least, that's what they thought, individually.ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW
"My wife had other plans," Doug wrote on Instagram. "I thought I was coordinating a mini surprise for her today and give a ring to symbolize our 10th [year] while having dinner with the family [and] with a band playing," he wrote on Instagram.
On October 9, at the Grand Hyatt Manila in Bonifacio Global City in Taguig, Chesca pulled off the biggest surprise Doug could ever imagine: a gathering of their family and friends for their renewal of vows. She had planned everything to celebrate their 10 years of marriage, 15 years of togetherness, and three beautiful kids— daughters Kendra and Scarlett, and son Gavin.ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW
Doug thought the grand gift he had planned for Chesca was unraveling perfectly: he started with petals scattered in the house leading to the kids' room, and to the box that contained Chesca's dress.ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW
"You're so dressed up! It's like we're getting married again!" was Doug's initial reaction upon seeing his wife. Of course, their kids were also dressed to impress as flower girls and ring bearer.ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOWADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOWADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOWADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW
Just before entering the venue, Chesca said to Doug, "You always surprise me. But this time around, It's my surprise for you." He couldn't believe what Chesca prepared for him. "My eyes were so heavily perspiring!" Doug said.ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOWADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOWADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW
To pull this off, Chesca had help from events coordinator Teena Barretto. The venue was dressed up by Jo Claravall, and Pat Dy Photography made sure it was documented. Of course, it wouldn't have been a success either if not for their kids' ability to keep everything a secret. Good job, kiddos!ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW
Happy anniversary, Doug and Chesca!
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