We wanted to put a face to this fast-growing demographic, and asked readers in mixed-race pairings to share their photos with us.
We asked for the basics: Some couples graciously shared a bit more of their love story with us, which we included below. The Victoria couple were married July They had two ceremonies: A traditional Christian ceremony, conducted in English, and a traditional Buddhist ceremony spoken primarily in Cambodian.
He lives in Vancouver, she lives in Maple Ridge. They live in Vancouver. They live in Kamloops. They currently live in Pemberton, but plan to move to Vancouver. They also have three small dogs and a cat. They live in Surrey. The lovebirds met at a gas station where Milarosa worked and where David soon became an avid customer. The Vancouver couple were married in a civil ceremony at the Ismaili Jamatkhana in Burnaby officiated by Ismaili priests.
The couple met at the University of B. They live in Victoria with their dog, Bigo-chan. They live in North Vancouver.
Jessica grew up in Indonesia and moved to Canada. Sam is German and Austrian. They live in Richmond. Michael is Sri Lankan. Brent is Irish and British. Stephanie is half Chinese-Indonesian, half East Indian.
Stephanie also shared a photo of her parents. Joe immigrated from India to the US for university, then to Canada in Sylvia immigrated from Indonesia with her parents in They met at the University of B.
They met on an online language buddy site in Three months after they started chatting, Sunny sold his motorcycle to pay for a plane ticket for Megan to visit him in India.
The rest, as they say, is history or you can read it here. The couple had just celebrated their second-year wedding anniversary. They live in Fort St. Teena is South Asian. The couple, both from immigrant families, met at work. Ashley is Irish and Scottish, fourth-generation Canadian.
Ra j is South Asian. These newlyweds had just returned from their honeymoon when The Province interviewed them for this story. They had two wedding ceremonies: On that day, Ashley wore a traditional white wedding dress; the rest of her wedding party dressed up in Indian attire:.