Head Table Ideas – Part 2


So now that you’ve determined the layout of your head table – (see our previous post here) now it’s time to do something special to it! I love to make the head table extra special, especially if it’s a focal point in the front of the room. 1. Spruce it up with some decorative linen – make the head table extra special by using a luxurious linen on it.... Read More

Alternatives to the Slide Show


We’ve almost all been to a wedding that has a slide show. Photos of the couple as they are growing up are show, followed by photos of them when they first met and were dating. Some last a few minutes, others can go on and on and on….. But everyone loves to see those cute baby photos and the photos of the couple falling in love. So how do you still have that displayed... Read More

Eye Candy Mondays – Stationary Ideas


With so many ideas for stationary we thought we’d put together an eye candy board with some of our favorite ideas we have pined on our Pinterest board. One of our favorite is the Yes No RSVP cards, but the list of possibilities goes on and on! Check out more of our favorite ideas on our Wedding Stationary board over on Pinterest!  Read More

Calgary Wedding Fair 2012


What a fantastic turn out at the Calgary Wedding Fair! This was our first year exhibiting and we loved every minute of it! It started when we booked our booth and began to design it ~ we were confident this was going to be a great show. We want to thank the organizers of the show – Lisa and Kathy and all the amazing staff they had on site helping us with any questions we... Read More

My Latest Obsession – Pinterest


For those of you who have not been introduced to the world of Pinterest, you’re about to meet a fabulous resource for collecting ideas, inspiration and just down right fun stuff! Pinterest is a virtual pinboard where you can “pin” photos of things you find online and categorize them so you can easily find them again. You can also search things other people “pin”... Read More

Drinkable Escort Cards

drinkable placecards

We’ve been seeing a lot of options for edible escort cards. In fact, in October we did apples as escort cards and had leaves made up with guests names and table numbers. But how fun is this, especially on a hot summer day?  Read More

Spring Flowers – By Meagann Hunter


Here’s Meagann’s first post! Choosing Your Flowers for a Spring Wedding Tulips are the obvious favorite for spring! They come in a myriad of colors: near black purple, blues, reds, pinks, yellows, orange and even white. Tulips are an ideal choice for simple wedding bouquet styles, particularly as tulips are said to mean perfect love; red tulips mean true love, purple... Read More

Etsy Fridays! Wedding Cake Topper


It’s Friday! That means time for our Etsy find! Today we’ve found the CUTEST cake toppers from Lollipop Workshop! You can customize your skin color, hair color and type, what you’re wearing, your accessories, and on and on and on! How cute would this look sitting on top of that delicious cake at your wedding? I’m thinking of getting one and I’ve been... Read More

Etsy Fridays!

As a HUGE fan of Etsy, I’m going to start an Etsy Friday Find blog post. Here I’ll post gorgeous Etsy finds for weddings. Today’s Esty find is a custom wedding dress hanger. We’ve all seen those gorgeous shots of wedding dresses hanging in window of the mother of the bride’s house or hotel rooms, only to be on the store hanger! No more! Get a great... Read More

Top 10 Wedding Cake Trends


Over the next few weeks I’ll be posting my favorite top 10′s for weddings. Today we’ll start with the Top 10 Wedding Cake Trends since it is almost the holidays and sweet treats are on everyone’s minds! #1 – Cupcakes – Yes, Cupcakes have been around for a while, and they don’t seem to go away. So while they may not be a “trend”... Read More