2,000 at Ning’s wedding reception

Ning Baizura and Omar Sharif looking their dazzling best at their kampung’ (village)-themed reception. Watching them is songstress Datuk Siti Nurhaliza Tarudin and her husband Datuk Seri Khalid Mohamad Jiwa.

KUALA LUMPUR: Singer-cum-actress Ning Baizura Hamzah and husband Omar Sharif Christopher Layton Dalton held their wedding reception at the Matrade Exhibition & Convention Centre (MECC) last night.

Joining them in their celebrations were Omar’s parents, Colin and Maureen Dalton, and Ning’s parents, Sheikh Hamzah Sheikh Mohamed and Satilah Abdullah.

Present were 2,000 guests including Datuk Siti Nurhaliza Tarudin and husband Datuk Seri Khalid Mohamad Jiwa, M. Nasir, Helen Yap, Noryn Aziz, Fasha Sandha and Ramli Sarip.

The kampung-themed wedding saw livestock — chickens and goats — surrounding the well-lit hall.

The singer paraded a string of designer outfits, startingwith a royal blue baju kurung Pahang by Rizman and Ruzaini.

Then, the actress of Diva wore a traditional Javanese attire, a gold Ceribon, complete with headgear from Java and hand-printed Indonesian batik, courtesy of Jovian Mandagie. The final outfit was a gown by Michael Ong.

Each outfit was made complete with jewellery from Rafflesia and Habib Jewels.

She also wore Golden South Sea Pearls and a set of White South Sea Pearls by Rafflesia.

The pair, who were wed on Thursday at the Masjid Saidina Abu Bakar As-Siddiq in Bangsar, will hold another reception in England in the middle of the year.

Gambar Siti Nurhaliza di Kenduri Ning Baizura