Wedding Party Speeches: A How-To

If someone you know is getting married and you’re in the wedding party, you may be expected to make a speech. Not a natural? No problem! We’ve got 5 tips to help you write and deliver a speech worthy of your friendship: 1. Start with context. Begin your speech by introducing yourself and explaining how you know the couple. It ...

Planning Your Winter Wedding

Winter weddings are magical! From a beautiful fresh blanket of snow to the romantic feel of fairy lights at dusk, consider a winter wedding if you’re in planning mode. “Couples tend to think about summer and fall for beautiful backdrops and colourful scenery, but winter weddings are so warm and romantic, with a unique beauty that’s unlike any other,” says ...

Wedding Trends: Fall 2018

Are you planning a fall wedding? “This fall seems to be about a slightly modern take on the recurring rustic theme, with elevated monochromatic décor, simple boho touches and an overall natural feel,” observes Kendra Gatschuff, our Senior Wedding and Social Sales Manager. What’s hot for fall weddings this year? Here’s a look at what couples are falling in love ...

Our Top 5 Wedding Hacks

Overwhelmed with wedding planning details? Surrounded by stacks of ‘to-do’s? We host over 100 weddings a year, so we’ve seen it all! Here are our top 5 wedding hacks to help make your special day a piece of cake: Get Grateful: Start your ‘thank yous’ early… before you even say ‘I do’! Thank you cards can be a daunting task ...

Your Winter Wedding: 5 Tips

Planning a winter wedding? Here are 5 tips you may not have thought of, from Kendra Gatshcuff, our Wedding and Social Sales Manager: 1. Are your bridesmaids dresses strapless or short-sleeved? Gift your ‘maids a beautiful pashminas or a stole to keep them warm, stylish (and happy) between photos. 2. If you’re planning on having a receiving line, consider hosting ...