{reality wedding} The only real theme was “love” for DIY Innisfil/Vaughan Ontario wedding

Laurie and Michael took a hands-on approach to their energetic, winter wedding in Innisfil and Vaughan Ontario. From mason jars to hand made centrepieces, this couple made creativity, love and their guests enjoyment, their top priorities.

Photography: Niki Patel – HRM Photography (review)
Bride & Groom: Laurie Gregory and Michael Stevanovic
Wedding Date: February 14th, 2015
Ceremony Location: Churchill United Church, Innisfil, ON
Reception Location: Paradise Banquet Halls, Vaughan, ON
Favourite Part of Wedding Prep: “All the DIY projects especially the boutonnieres.”
The Ring’s Favourite Things: The finger print “guest book tree”!!

Florals: Laurie’s brother is good friends with Andrea DiCaro. She has her own business called Authentic Arrangements
Favours: DIY hot chocolate mason jars
Gown: David’s Bridal Collection – Strapless Mikado Ball Gown with Beaded Accents
Groomsmen and Groom’s attire: Moores Clothing For Men – Vera Wang
Bridesmaids attire: David’s Bridal – Satin Gown with Side Drape
Hair and Make-up: Carly Chapman
DJ: Good Vibrations
Guest Count: 140
Theme: Nothing cliché for valentines day – the only theme was love
Biggest Planning Challenges: “Seating and getting RSVPs. I wanted everyone to have a great time at the wedding and to sit with people they knew or would like. I think we did a really good job at it once we had final numbers.”
DIY Details: “We took on most of the DIY projects such as centrepieces, boutonnieres, décor for head table, mason jars, wedding tree, and invitations.”

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