Brooch Bouquet

Satin & Snowflakes LOVES flowers, but we also love unique and untraditional elements in weddings, which is why we are featuring brooch bouquets today. Made from any type of jewelry (think brooches, earrings, pendants), each item is individually wired and put together to create a truly custom bouquet. Here are a few reasons why we’re … Continue reading

Beautiful Vintage Styled Photo Shoot in Ottawa

This styled photo shoot was submitted to me by Ottawa photographer and friend Laura Kelly. When I was looking through all the images, I honestly sighed at the end because I wanted more. They made me feel as though I was a character in Pride and Prejudice.  The style is so classic and feminine, and … Continue reading

Fall In Love With: Marry Me Productions

If you are getting married in Ottawa, chances are you have heard about wedding planner Stacey Price of Marry Me Productions, whose work has been featured in Wedlux, Weddingbells, Style Me Pretty, Ottawa Wedding Magazine, Rich Bride Poor Bride and much more. We have had the opportunity to ask Marry Me Productions a few questions … Continue reading

Alternative Alter: Lace-Wrapped Tree

How divine is this altar idea? Wrapping large sheets of lace around tree branches makes for a beautiful and creative altar to liven up any outdoor ceremony under a tree. We think this is extremely creative! Featured on: Once Wed /  Photography: Jose Villa  

Love is a Flutter: Butterfly Save-the-Date

When I saw these beautiful hand-crafted Save-the-Dates, I instantly fell in love with how whimsical and dainty they are. The best part? They are “printables”, meaning that you purchase the template from the company and it is delivered as a digital file to your inbox. You can then print as many as you want, regardless … Continue reading

Love on the Docks

There’s something about a dock. Maybe it’s because there’s only room for two. Just you and the love of your life sitting at the end of the dock, completely surrounded by water. Or maybe it’s the notion that you’re sort of on land, but at the same time, a part of the water. It’s that … Continue reading

Romantic Ottawa Wedding by Melissa Johnston

The peonies in my backyard have already grown as high as my hips, and I can’t wait for them to bloom. I think that peonies are the most beautiful, feminine flower in the world and I love it when couples incorporate them into their wedding. I stumbled across this Ottawa wedding last week on photographer … Continue reading

Engagement: Anna & Chris

This is one of the many engagement sessions that I adore from Anna Jones, Ottawa wedding photographer. I am thrilled to announce that Anna will be contributing regularly to Satin & Snowflakes! If you haven’t already seen her site and blog, they are musts. Her pictures are so soft, romantic and natural… they really put a smile … Continue reading

Picture of the Week

The trees are starting to bloom in our backyard, the sun was shining bright, and today was the hottest day of the year so far. I thought it would be nice to feature a beautiful Spring wedding photo. I wish we had more cherry blossoms in Ottawa, they make for such beautiful photo opportunities – … Continue reading