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Be a DIY Goddess With These 12 Must-Have Wedding Ideas

Create a fantastic soiree filled with crafty pieces in shades of light pink, peach and cream with subtle hints of gold. Product photography Carlo Mendoza.

14 Preppy Princess Wedding Ideas for Your Celebration

Incorporate this pretty style into your special occasion with a playful mix of fun and  classy items in shades of pink, grey, blue and white. Product photography by Carlo Mendoza.

Feather-Inspired Wedding Ideas

Inspired by the flutter of birds? Incorporate their natural whimsy into your wedding day by adding feathers to your look. Draw inspiration from the elegance of white feathers and include them in your dress and accessories or use the colours

Add Country Charm To Your Wedding With These Ideas

If you’re a country girl at heart you’ll love this collection of rustic ideas for your rural-themed wedding. Drawing inspiration from your own backyard, use natural greens and browns as your colour scheme incorporating the textures of burlap, pine cones,

5 Ways to Bring that Southern Charm To Your Wedding

Anybody catch CW’s latest series–Hart Of Dixie? You should! It’s quite the show (I’m told Gilmore Girl fans will love it) and chockfull of sweet southern inspiration (sans those southern belle dresses). Thinking about incorporating this charming theme into your

Wedding Trend Alert: Country Chic Celebrations

Right now we’re obsessed with stylish rustic weddings that feel fresh and effortless. Thinking of trying this theme for your big day? We’ve put together some pointers to help you host a party that’s a little bit country and a

Wedding Style Inspiration From The Movie ‘The Help’

The movie version of best-selling novel The Help by Kathryn Stockett just hit theatres (today!), and there’s already Oscar buzz around Emma Stone’s performance. We can’t wait to see Stone in action alongside other stellar actors such as Bryce Dallas

Modern Wedding Inspiration

Love a crisp polished look? Then a modern wedding might be just what you’re after. To help you plan we’ve gathered up some of our favourite modern elements, from a beribboned square cake and sleek bridal gown to the latest

Inspiration: Let’s Get Nautical

Clockwise from top left: Dress, courtesy BCBG Max Azria. Boutonnière, courtesy Petal Pushers. Cufflinks, courtesy Victorian Curiosities. Cupcakes, courtesy The Cupcake Blog. Table numbers, courtesy Signs of Vintage. Invitation, courtesy I Do It Yourself.

Inspiration: Blushing Bride

Clockwise from top left: Invitation, courtesy The Social Page Stationery and Giftware Purse, photography by Carlo Mendoza courtesy Jeanne Lottie. Guest book, courtesy The Bridal Wish List. Shoes, courtesy Aruna Seth. Seen in this slide show. Cakes, courtesy J’Adore Cakes

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

Current Obsession: Warm Colour Combo of Corals, Yellows, Greens and Blues

I know what you’re probably thinking, that’s a whole lot of shades. But, when done right this group of hues can be quite inviting and beautiful. My inspiration? Anthropologie’s Natural World Dessert Plates and Amazon Dream’s pitcher (pictured above). The

Inspiration: Pink, Gold and Sparkles!

Clockwise from top left: Hair accessory, courtesy Gown, courtesy Oscar de la Renta. Seen in this blog post. Stationery, photography courtesy Barbara Kua Calligraphy. Seen in this slide show. Bouquet, photography courtesy Photobolic. Seen in this slide show. Table
Must-See: Destination Wedding in Mexico

Must-See: Destination Wedding in Mexico

I can’t express how head over heels in love I am with this wedding right now. Everything from the details to the colour to the actual day is just so “wow”. And, seeing as it is Cinco de Mayo today,

Inspiration: The Royal Treatment

Clockwise from top left: Catherine Middleton, photography courtesy Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images Entertainment. Seen in this blog post. Flower Girl Dress, courtesy Dessy Kids, Fall 2001. Seen in this gallery. Bridesmaid Dress, Lela Rose, Fall 2001. Seen in this gallery.

Inspiration: English Rose

Clockwise from top left: Gown, photography courtesy Ishi. First published in Weddingbells Fall & Winter 2009. Seen in this gallery. Table Setting, photography courtesy Yvonne Duivenvoorden. First published in Weddingbells Fall & Winter 2010. Seen in this gallery. Cake, photography

Inspiration: Think Pink

Clockwise from top left: Bouquet, photography courtesy Lee Weston Photography. Seen in the Real Wedding: Pink Palette. Bridesmaid Dress, Alfred Sung, Fall 2011. Shoes, photography courtesy Paper Heart Photography. Seen in the Real Wedding: Sweet Table. Table Setting, photography courtesy

Inspiration: Opposites Attract

Clockwise from top left: Dress, courtesy Carolina Herrera, Spring 2011. Seen in the gallery: Fifteen Black and White Bridal Gowns. Tuxedo, courtesy Mr. Porter. Seen in this blog post. Cake, photography courtesy Blue Olive Photography. Seen in the real wedding:

Inspiration: Hello Yellow

Clockwise from top left: Dress, courtesy Kate Spade. Cake, courtesy LovinSullivanCakes. Seen in the slide show: Colorful Confections. Invite, courtesy Minted. Shoes, courtesy Nina Shoes. Centrepiece, photography courtesy Erin Gilmore Photography. Seen in the story Sunshine Day. Favour, photography courtesy

April Showers Brings May Flowers

If you happen to be from, or near, the Niagara region then you’re in luck. Mimosa Flowers (formerly Vintage Design Company) has just re-launched their company with a whole new look, brand, and site. Bringing more creative and fresher designs

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A Weddingbells Shower

While Kate and William were announcing their engagement yesterday, we ourselves were in the midst of our own celebration–throwing a surprise soiree for our art director Jenn, who’s tying the knot in Sonoma Valley next Tuesday. Unbeknownst to Jenn, we

Be A Ballerina Bride

It’s easy to see the appeal of ballerinas, they’re beautiful, romantic and elegant–all the things you’d want for your own wedding day, non?

A Wedding For You To See…

This celebration of Amy and Kumbo makes me smile!

Fabric Land

Love fabric? So do we. And, we’ve found plenty of ways to incorporate them into your wedding day than just your dress.