Food for Thought: Reception Snacks

Warning! This tantalizing food-filled blog post may leave you with your mouth watering and your stomach growling! We’re talking wedding snacks, and lots of them! Trending right now at many weddings is the late night wedding snack. Receptions are running later and your guests are staying longer. Partying into the night can no doubt work up … Continue reading

Inspiration: A Unique Ceremony Decor Idea

Talk about a storybook wedding! This book case ceremony decor idea is an amazing way to incorporate some really unique and visual elements to your ceremony – which tends to be a tricky place to decorate. You could easily paint or wallpaper the bookshelves to match your theme, and you can have all sorts of … Continue reading

Old-World Circus Themed Wedding

After watching highlights from Toronto’s World MasterCard Fashion Week, I fell in love with the Mackage runway and reception: an Old-World Circus theme. I thought about how fun and unique it would be to create a Circus themed wedding. I started dreaming about cotton-candy cocktails, servers in top hats, a reception under a circus tent, … 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

Love Story Wedding Invitations

It’s time for a new twist on traditional wedding invitations. I believe that every couple’s wedding should be unique to them, and using your love story as an invitation is charming and adds a personal touch to standard invitations in a way that ribbons or paper colors can only partially achieve. If formal wedding invitations … Continue reading

DIY Project: Printable Templates

In my recent hunt for wedding stationary that was both appealing visually and financially, I stumbled upon Love vs. Design, a site offering modern vintage wedding stationery and cards. An oxymoron? Maybe. Simply put, their products are available in two different printing options to fit everyone’s budget: Digital Printing or DIY printing. Not only do they have customizable … Continue reading