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A Pretty Pink Garden Wedding In Vancouver, British Columbia

A Pretty Pink Garden Wedding In Vancouver, British Columbia

Krystle Pak and Ken Kwan, July 30, 2011, Vancouver, British Columbia. Photography courtesy of Jamie Delaine ( Vendors Ceremony and reception location: Minter Gardens Dress: Anjolique from Lisa’s Bridal Bride’s shoes: Jimmy Choo Hair and makeup: Facade West Salon: Amanda
A Vintage-Inspired Wedding By The Sea In Vancouver, British Columbia

A Vintage-Inspired Wedding By The Sea In Vancouver, British Columbia

Crafty antique touches and gorgeous surroundings made this Vancouver wedding a standout.

11 Garden Fairy Wedding Ideas

Let Shakespeare’s play A Midsummer Night’s Dream inspire you to add a touch of whimsy and romance to your wedding celebration. Product photography by Carlo Mendoza.

Inspiration: Flower Power

Clockwise from top left: Dress, courtesy Ivy & Aster. Seen in this slide show. Watering can favour, courtesy La Fete. Bouquet, photography by A Simple Photograph courtesy Catherine Wright Designs. Seen in this slide show. Shoes, courtesy BHLDN. Perfume, courtesy

A Casual Affair

When longtime customer, turned friend, emailed me late July to say that he and his girlfriend had decided to get married August 21st, it was a welcomed surprise!  We had a little over three weeks to transform their beautiful beach

Country never looked so good!

Great long time friends of ours recently got married in the beautiful country setting of Price Edward County. They were married right beside the water under a quaint trellis, with the reception in a big beautiful red barn. If was

I’ve got butterflies…

{clockwise from top left: thank-you tag via Polka Dot Design, cupcake wrapper via Estilo Weddings, butterfly bouquet via Icyjewelry’s Shop, cake via The Butterfly Effect} I was inspired by Jenn Sibranti’s (from Hostess with the Mostess) latest collaboration with Polka

Real Wedding: Orange and Green and Everything in Between!

Yay! I was so happy when Ryan and Erika (two awesome photographers) from Rowell Photography contacted me a few weeks back. The weddings they shoot, the details, oh the details, are simply spectacular. One wedding in particular really caught my

Garden Topiary

A fresh idea for a country or garden wedding. I had the pleasure of designing these dainty topiaries for a romantic wedding last weekend.

Practical Pew Bows

No matter the size of the wedding, it is always a smart idea to try to re-use flowers from the ceremony during the reception.

Creative Chandelier

Oooh how amazing is this? I borrowed the idea from Sweet Paul’s blog–this talented interior designer and stylist. Here’s his take on how to “dress up” an old chandelier:

Summer at the Hunt Club

I had the pleasure of designing a fresh summer wedding this past weekend at The Toronto Hunt club. My adorable bride wanted primarily small bloomed, dainty flowers in whites with a touch of yellow. It turned out to be the