Brentwood Livery

{Expert Tip} Brentwood Livery tells us how you can arrive in style to your wedding

Photo above: Gary Evans Photography We wanted to know why having a limo on your wedding day was so important and what the advantages are, so we went straight to our friends at Brentwood Livery (brentwoodlivery.ca) to get there expert opinion! Planning a wedding can seem overwhelming at times. There are a multitude of details to […]

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Photo: Brian Limoyo Photography | Venue: Whistle Bear Golf Club

{Reality Wedding Story} Romantic Boho at Whistle Bear | Jennifer & Brandon

Jennifer and Brandon took on all the details for their romantic boho chic wedding! From the invitations to individual handwritten notes for each guest, you can see the love and work they poured into their special day! Every detail was thought out and it represented everything they wanted their wedding day to be. Bride & […]

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Julie Nicole Photography

{Design Palette} Succulents & Cacti create an etheral photoshoot

The winter sun was high in the sky but the air was warm and the light diffused and filtered through the dusted windows of the green house. Walking through stunning succulents and towering cacti in a unreal size produced an ethereal feel. Julie Nicole Photography (julienicolephotography.com) put together this serene photoshoot and we think she got the exact […]

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Grey Silo Golf Course

{Reality Wedding Story} Pinks, Champagnes and Pearls at Grey Silo | Monique & Aaron

Monique and Aaron wanted their big day to be sweet and traditional. They achieved this with all the love and care they put into their wedding. With personal touches galore, Monique and Aaron did as much DIY as they possible could!  Bride & Groom: Monique Bevan & Aaron Carr Wedding Date: April 22, 2017 Ceremony & […]

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{Reality Wedding Story} Simple Rustic Elegance | Kristin & Kyle

Kristin and Kyle love adventure and the outdoors and they really wanted to bring all of those elements that they love into their wedding day! With classic rustic touches and beautiful green views they were able to bring their dream vision to life… Bride and Groom: Kristin Doering & Kyle Huff Wedding Date: July 16, […]

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Venue: Beaverdale Golf Club | Photo: Fostered Photo

{Reality Wedding Story} Vintage with a touch of Canadian flair at Beaverdale Golf Club | Heather & Quintin

Natural wood features at Beaverdale Golf Club add to the decor of Heather and Quintin’s vintage wedding.  Bride & Groom: Quintin Clarke and Heather Fraser Wedding Date: July 1st, 2017 Ceremony & Reception Location: Beaverdale Golf Club (golfbeaverdale.ca) “Beaverdale has a beautiful wood interior, diverse scenery for photos, ceremony and reception all in one location. They […]

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Photo: Anne Edgar Photography | Venue: Cambridge Mill

{Reality Wedding Story} Classic, Elegant & Timeless | Carla & Tim

Classic, elegant and timeless is exactly what Carla and Tim got at their gorgeous Cambridge Mill (cambridgemill.ca) wedding captured by the incredibly talented Anne Edgar from Anne Edgar Photography (anneedgarphoto.com)… Bride & Groom: Carla and Tim Wedding Date: June 17, 2017 Ceremony & Reception Location: Cambridge Mill (cambridgemill.ca) “We used the Pavilion for our ceremony […]

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Venue: Highgate View | Photo: Anne Edgar Photography

{Design Palette} Love & Luxe at Highgate

“Highgate has that country in the city feeling that will create an amazing experience for you and up to 300 guests.”  – Leslee Urquhart of A Perfect Day Weddings VENUE: Highgate View by A Perfect Day Weddings (aperfectday.ca/highgate-view) COORDINATION: A Perfect Day Weddings (aperfectday.ca) & Danielle G Events (daniellegevents.com) PHOTOGRAPHY: Anne & Carla at Anne […]

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Photo: Julie Nicole Photography | Venue: Langdon Hall

{Design Palette} English Tea Party at Langdon Hall

This expert wedding team spared no expense putting together the theme and overall look of this gorgeous design palette when choosing Langdon Hall (langdonhall.ca) for their location. Julie Nicole Photography (julienicolephotography.com) describes Langdon Hall as a true dream venue with gorgeous light pouring in from large floor to ceiling windows. The luxurious English tea party […]

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Decor: Devine Wedding Design

{Expert Tip} The Power of Ceiling Treatments

An Expert Tip by Devine Wedding Design (♥) (devineweddingdesign.ca) Any venue you chose for your wedding can be transformed using ceiling treatments giving the space shape and definition. Devine Wedding Design (♥) (devineweddingdesign.ca) creates dream spaces for their clients utilizing a variety of ceiling details – from draping, lighting, and chandeliers to garlands, suspended centrepieces […]

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Venue: Stratford Country Club | Photo: Sheila Braam Photography

{Design Palette} Bling, Blue & Blush

Many couples are drawn to the softening beauty of blush palettes for their wedding designs. Blush and pastel colours are stunning on their own, but when mixed with dramatic navy blues, they create an even greater visual impact. The design becomes more textured and complete. In this palette, Devine Wedding Design uses luxe, modern, white […]

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Ideas for modern day Bachelor & Bachelorette parties and Stag & Doe’s

An expert tip by Brentwood Livery (www.brentwoodlivery.ca) | Photo above: Gary Evans Photography Celebrating the soon to be married is an ancient tradition. Dinner and toasts to the groom-to-be date back to the days of the Spartans and bridal showers and teas have been around for centuries. Modern Bachelor or Bachelorette festivities, however, offer an […]

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Venue: Grey Silo Golf Course

{Reality Wedding Story} High ceilings, big windows & wood beams makes Grey Silo Sarah & Shaun’s perfect wedding venue

Sarah & Shaun originally wanted a rustic, elegant outdoor wedding. But Sarah says she quickly found out that there are many benefits to being inside… “…like having air conditioning and not having to worry so much about the potential of rain! This is why I loved Grey Silo Golf Course‘s big windows in the room, and having access […]

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Florals: La Petite Fleur | Photo: Julie Nicole Photography

How to find joy in every moment of your wedding day

An Expert Tip by Brandy from La Petite Fleur (petitefleur.ca) After months of planning the meticulous details, the big day has finally arrived: a beautiful day dedicated to celebrating the love you share with your soon to be life partner. The morning of the wedding is an opportunity to celebrate with the special people whom […]

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Venue: Conestoga Golf and Conference Centre | Photo: Gary's Lens Photography

From canoes to some creative DIY, Guy & Anne had the adventure-themed wedding of their dreams

Guy & Anne’s wedding theme was ‘Adventure’! They wanted to bring their love of the outdoors, adventure and travel, together with their love of rustic, classic and romantic wedding design. Anna admits that this seemed like an impossible task at first, “…but we managed to bring it together by including canoeing, rustic travel signs and […]

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Julie Nicole Photography | Lush and Lace

What to expect in a boudoir shoot with Lush & Lace

Lush and Lace Boudoir Photography (lushandlaceboudoir.com) (L/L) is a sister company of  Julie Nicole Photography (julienicolephotography.com) that specializes in boudoir, fine art portraiture, bridal sessions, and tasteful artistic nudes. Julie, who heads up this all-female studio, spells out what you can expect in a boudoir shoot with L/L.   With L/L, you can expect high end options, […]

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Venue: Cambridge Hotel & Conference Centre | Photo: Gary Evans Photography

{expert tip} Quality catering is key

BY B-ELEGANT CATERING & EVENT PLANNING (belegant.ca) Photos: Gary Evans Photography When it comes to weddings and special events, B-Elegant Catering (Cambridge, ON) knows that an excellent menu and service can be the key to success. “Creating memorable experiences through food is our passion. Creating unforgettable celebrations down to every last detail is our promise. […]

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Red Bicycle Paper Co. | Photo: A Nash Photography

{expert tip} Stationery Trends for 2018

AN EXPERT TIP by Stationery Designer, RED BICYCLE PAPER CO. (♥) (redbicyclepaperco.com) From rose-gold foil to modern marble, 2018 wedding invitations are all about starting new trends with unique textures while keeping hold of some of the best design trends of 2017. PHOTOGRAPHY: A Nash Photograph (anashphotograph.com) DECOR: AWE Events (aweevents.ca) CLASSIC BLACK AND WHITE […]

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Photo: davidandkara.com | Venue: Bingemans

Bingemans {review}

After 50+ years, Bingemans still well known for wedding spaces that suit nearly every wedding size, style & budget Photo, above: Grand Ballroom at Bingemans by davidandkara.com Bingemans has got to be one of the most recognized names in Kitchener-Waterloo’s wedding and events industry. Bingemans easily and repeatedly makes it onto the list of reception halls […]

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Anne Edgar Photography

Cambridge photographer captures surprise proposal on camera

A Proposal Story | When Francis Osei-Bonsu popped the question to Meagan Dumont, not only was the moment a complete surprise, but it was captured forever in the lens of Anne Edgar Photography & Films (anneedgarphoto.com). So with some careful planning and the help of an expert photographer, Francis’s secret plot to surprise his soulmate after four […]

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Photo: Spirits Intrigued Photography | Location: Cambridge Mill

Cambridge couple designs rustic wedding with white and green florals, birch bark, natural stone and an elegant waterside venue

PHOTOGRAPHY: Spirits Intrigued Photography (sipimage.com) (review) Jennifer and Jeff wanted and elegant yet rustic feel to their wedding. Taking advantage of the natural elements of stone and wood already at Cambridge Mill and adding in flowers and greenery they were able to make their wedding totally swoon worthy… Bride & Groom: Jennifer & Jeff Wedding Date: […]

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Venue: Concordia Club | Photo: Zsuzsi Pal Photography

Concordia Club {review}

Concordia Club famous for Oktoberfest, and a favourite for weddings Everyone knows that the Concordia Club throws one of the biggest and most famous Oktoberfest parties every year. But what you may not know is that they can also host an elegant wedding reception, from small and intimate, to large and lavish. In fact, the […]

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Hauser Hall Lenny & David's Wedding at Hauser Hall | Planner: Dreamstyle Weddings | Florals: Pink Poppi | Photography: Elfreda Dalby Photography

Hauser Hall {review}

Hauser Hall in Heidelburg creates an atmosphere of romance with old-world architecture and modern décor for wedding days set amid this 1800’s church Photo, above: Elfreda Dalby Photography | From the moment that we walked through the door at Hauser Hall five years ago, we knew local brides and grooms would love it. Originally a church […]

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Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory | Photo: Devon C Photography

Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory {review}

Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory offers intimate, unique venue for ceremony, reception & year-round photos How could a bride not fall in love with the idea of saying ‘I do’, surrounded by a world of butterflies, flowers, waterfalls, plants and greenery? Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory lives up to their name by offering a year-round tropical paradise for your […]

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Rebel Creek Golf Club

Rebel Creek Golf Club {review}

Rebel Creek Golf Club offers multiple indoor and outdoor wedding options in a secluded wedding locale just minutes from the city Rebel Creek Golf Club is nestled in the rolling hills of Petersburg Ontario, just minutes away from downtown Kitchener. Surrounded by beautiful ponds, and gorgeous green trees, this golf club gives the secluded feeling […]

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