In the franconian Familiy Castle Stein Count Anton Andreas of Faber-Castell today celebrates his Wedding with his Australien girlfriend Kate Stahl. Under gray skies, about 300 guests gathered for the ceremony in the Martin-Luther Church in Stein near Nuremberg. Subsequently, the family invited to the “elegant soiree” in Faber-Castell Castle Stein. The couple got married in a civil ceremony on Friday in the immediate family, said the family. For the church wedding , the 30 -year-old bride wore a classic ivory gown of silk satin and French Chantilly lace Australian designer Rhonda Hemmingway . Bridesmaids in floor length dark blue robes helped her with the two-meter- long train , before she moved to the side of her stepfather in the church. This was decorated in red and yellow with white flowers and silk ribbons in the family colors, so the message. Even the bride’s bouquet was of white flowers : roses, peonies and freesia . Invitedq where in addition to members of the families Faber- Castell, Castell- Castell and Castell -Rüdenhausen other family members and friends of the couple, including 80 guests from Australia. For the celebration castle ballrooms were decorated with white hydrangeas and flown in for hosting the star chef Dieter Koschina. He works in the Portuguese luxury hotel Vila Joya , where the bride and groom in June also want to spend their honeymoon . The 31 -year-old groom leads a delicacy manufactory.