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An Eclectic, Urban Whimsical Wedding in Toronto

An Eclectic, Urban Whimsical Wedding in Toronto

This couple incorporated their shared love of Star Wars, Sailor Moon and Battlestar Galactica into their special day.
5 Fresh Summer Wedding Ideas

5 Fresh Summer Wedding Ideas

Everything you need for a unique warm weather celebration.
5 Essential Summer Wedding Makeup Tips

5 Essential Summer Wedding Makeup Tips

Keep your makeup looking fresh with this expert advice.
15 Creative Ways to Beat the Heat at Your Summer Wedding

15 Creative Ways to Beat the Heat at Your Summer Wedding

Keep your guests cool and comfortable with these crafty ideas.
8 Ways to Keep Your Guests Cool At Your Summer Wedding

8 Ways to Keep Your Guests Cool At Your Summer Wedding

Refreshing tips to keep your guests cool.
30 Delicious Edible Favours

30 Delicious Edible Favours

Ensure that your guests continue to savour the memories of your day by sending them home with tasty treats.

Cool Treat: Ice Cream Cupcakes

Summer brides rejoice–Marble Slab Creamery has taken the classic cupcake and transformed it into something even more delicious: ice cream cupcakes. Can you think of anything better and cooler (especially on a hot day such as today) to serve to

Inspiration: Summer Loving

Clockwise from top left: Gown, courtesy Reem Acra. Invitation, courtesy Wedding Paper Divas. Popsicles, courtesy Project Wedding. Candy centrepiece, courtesy Dylan’s Candy Bar. Seen in this slide show. Centrepiece setup, courtesy The Bride’s Cafe. Birdcage, courtesy Mints Design. Seen in

Inspiration: Strawberry Fields

Clockwise from top left: Dress, courtesy Clementine’s Attic. Small cake, courtesy Call Me Cupcake. Seen in this blog post. Invitation, courtesy Promise Tangeman Art & Design. Strawberry shortcake, via Eat Drink Chic. Seen in this blog post. Centrepiece, courtesy Driscoll’s.

Bronzer Week: Elizabeth Arden

WHAT: Elizabeth Arden Pure Finish Mineral Bronzing Powder, $38. BRIDAL BEAUTY 411: We love this powder because you grind as needed and brush on a fresh ray of sunshine every time. This mineral powder contains mica, sea water complex, aloe

Bronzer Week: Stila

WHAT: Stila One Step Bronze, $47. BRIDAL BEAUTY 411: If it’s an instant molten glow you covet, this serum is for you. An illuminator and bronzer rolled into one, this liquid formula improves skin tone, giving it a smooth even

Bronzer Week: Guerlain

WHAT: Guerlain Terra Inca, $74. BRIDAL BEAUTY 411: When it comes to luxury bronzing powders, Guerlain is it. Every summer the French house launches a limited edition compact and 2011’s is one of the prettiest we’ve seen. Terra Inca features

Bronzer Week: NARS

WHAT: NARS Illuminator in Laguna, $36. BRIDAL BEAUTY 411: NARS The Multiple in Laguna has been a cult favourite for years and it’s latest incarnation is a liquid that is a cinch to use and looks like a dream on

Bronzer Week: Urban Decay

Summer is here (finally!) and getting Catherine Middelton-esque sun kissed skin is probably on your wedding to do list. The sun (or tanning bed) is definitely not the way to do it—faking it with a great bronzer is the only

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

Wedding Decor Ideas for Under $10

Any other bridesmaids out there looking for fun and summery bridal shower ideas? Or, simply looking for budget-friendly decor items for your reception? Right now I am in the midst of planning a bridal shower this summer for my cousin

Lovely Autumn

I’ve always believed I was a summer time girl but as I get older I long for the crisp days of fall. The golden light of an autumn sun reminds me of my childhood on the farm, playing outside in

Hollywood is in Love

It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything about Hollywood couples getting engaged or married, simply because there was a little bit of a lull. Welcome summer and there have been engagements and weddings left and right! The most surprising

Sparkling Summer Scent

Lise Watier is a Canadian beauty legend that was recently honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Canadian Fragrance Awards. Though she has introduced many amazing fragrances (and cosmetics) to the world, Watier’s most popular scent is the gorgeous