The Wedding of the Year

Egyptian-Lebanese singing sensation Lara Scandar tied the knot to Egyptian beau Philippe Katchouni in a fairytale wedding in Beirut. PASHION Editor in Chief, Susan Sabet was among the 1500 guests and has captured the best and most emotional moments of the wedding party and brunch.

Relive the best moments from the minute the bride stepped out in the custom made Zuhair Murad gown, to the last dance in her Sandra Mansour floral dress at the brunch at Chateau Musar following the wedding night.

The stunning Lara, dressed in a fully beaded princess gown by Zuhair Murad, and her father, Sherin Scandar, walking down the aisle.


Sherin Scandar, giving away the bride.


The Kiss!


The brides maids and grooms.


The happy couple after the ceremony.


Susan Sabet amidst the amazing setup, dressed in a cocktail gown by Fendi and jewellery by Azza Fahmy.


Lara with Zuhair Murad.


The inside out beautiful mother of the bride, Najla Scandar with Ines Rizkallah.


Nadine Farrag, wife of the bride’s uncle, stunning in Elie Saab, with her friends, Karine Fahmy, Noha Abdel Aziz and Rania Shahin.


Susan Sabet with Palestinean jewellery designer Dima Rachid and Egyptian social media influencer Heba Serag Eldin.


Amal Aziz, Hanan Hamdy and Dala Nassar.




Christa Dayoub, Zuhair Murad, Dora El Chiaty and Susan Sabet.


Stephane and Paul Antaki, and Alexa and Khaled Nosseir.


Susan Sabet with Lebanese friends Youmna Ziade Karam and Amine Jreissaty.


Dina Al Hassani and Karim Seoudi.


Sacha Mansour, Halla El Sukkari and Hassan Shilbaya.


The bride and groom with Philippe’s parents at the brunch.


Unconditional sister love! Tamara and Lara Scandar.


Happy flower ladies everywhere.


Amazing headpiece and attire a la Dolce Vita by Nevine Scandar, the bride’s aunt.


More Sicilian chic by Nermeen Mokhtar.


Lama Zaim, Nevine Saada, Rania Fahmy and Ghada Sultan,


Splendid center pieces for a Sicilian experience.


Girls just having fun! Lara with her friends and cousins at the photo booth.


Dessert anyone! From baklawa to macaron to ice cream, anything your heart desires!


When everything just falls into place. Susan Sabet dressed in a Dior chiffon gown, and jewellery by Azza Fahmy.


Laila Darwish, Gehane Zananiri and Hala Darwish.


Dolce Vita glamour by Lina El Gohary and Menna Tantawi.