Author Archives: Jeannine

Vancouver Budget Wedding:
Tanvi + Espen

August 17th, 2015 by Jeannine

Vancouver Budget Wedding: Tanvi + Espen

Tanvi and Espen are two people whose story proves that love can conquer the world. The couple met in Tanvi’s home country, India, 6 years ago during a UNICEF internship program where they spent 3 months together as colleagues and friends. Espen had other plans though, he wanted to get to know Tanvi a bit … Continue Reading…

A Bridal Shower for… Grooms?!

August 6th, 2015 by Jeannine

A Bridal Shower for... Grooms?!

Just last night, my department at work threw a “manshower” for one of our colleagues. A Groom Shower, if you will. We thought, we always throw showers for the brides-to-be, what about the guys? I’m all about equality and well, it wasn’t as weird as I thought it would be While it was unorthodox, we … Continue Reading…

Ask the Pros: Second Wedding

July 29th, 2015 by Jeannine

Ask the Pros: Second Wedding

This topic has been on my mind since I am one of many who are looking to say “I Do” to Mr. Right for the second (and hopefully final) time. If you’re in my position, you can relate. You’ve done the big wedding and maybe you thought about what you could’ve done instead and now … Continue Reading…

Blush Bridal’s 1-Day Sample Sale: August 22, 2015

July 22nd, 2015 by Jeannine

Blush Bridal's 1-Day Sample Sale: August 22, 2015

Fall or winter brides, if you haven’t found your dream dress yet, you’re in for a treat! Yaletown’s Blush Bridal is having a 1-Day sale next month! The Details When: Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 | 9AM til 6PM Where: Blush Bridal, 1189 Hamilton Street, Vancouver – map If you love couture, here’s your chance to save … Continue Reading…

Win a Future Mrs. Planner Book!

July 20th, 2015 by Jeannine

Win a Future Mrs. Planner Book!

If you are not going to hire a wedding planner, you’ll need something to stay organized. Two local entrepreneurs decided to create the budget bride’s best friend… the Future Mrs. Planner. The creators of the Future Mrs. Planner conceived this idea last year when they realized there was a niche that needed to be filled in … Continue Reading…

David’s Bridal’s July Sale Starts Today + A Sneak Peek at Some $99 Dresses

July 10th, 2015 by Jeannine


Get ready to shop! David’s Bridal‘s July sale starts today! Here’s what’s on special! David’s Bridal’s July 10-28 Sale From July 10th til the 28th, 2015, enjoy these special offers! $99 Wedding Dresses - All wedding gowns originally priced at $300-$600 are now ONLY $99! $20 Off Bridesmaid Dresses – Excludes Special Value dresses (marked as such online and in-store) … Continue Reading…

OPUS Hotel’s VIP Wedding Event: July 19, 2015

July 8th, 2015 by Jeannine

OPUS Hotel's VIP Wedding Event: July 19, 2015

One of my favourite boutique hotels in Vancouver is hosting a FREE bridal event next week! When: Sunday, July 19, 2015 | 3PM til 5PM Where: OPUS Hotel, 322 Davie Street, Vancouver – map Bring a friend and mingle in one of the hotel’s gorgeous Signature Suites with other brides-to-be. Complimentary canapés and bubbly will be … Continue Reading…

Win a $500 Gift Certificate from David’s Bridal + July 10-28 Sale Info!

July 6th, 2015 by Jeannine

Win a $500 Gift Card from David's Bridal + July 10-28 Sale Info!

If you’ve been shopping around for wedding dresses, I’m sure you’ve heard of David’s Bridal. With over 300 stores all across the US and Canada, David’s Bridal has been a favourite for bargain hunters to shop for their perfect bridal look. What’s in store is a diverse collection of affordable wedding dresses, bridesmaid dresses and … Continue Reading…

Guest Blog: 5 Tips to Dazzle in Your Summer Wedding Suit

July 3rd, 2015 by Jeannine

Dazzle in Your Summer Wedding Suit: 5 Tips for the Groom-To-Be

While weeks and months are spent thinking about the would-be bride’s wedding gown, hardly any thought goes into deciding on the groom’s wedding suit. Of course, the guys don’t complain, but wedding suits for grooms need as much thought as wedding gowns if not more. If you are a guy reading this and are getting … Continue Reading…

Available Now: Veils for Rent at The Borrowed Collection

July 2nd, 2015 by Jeannine

Available Now: Veils for Rent at The Borrowed Collection

I’m excited to announce that Vancity Vendor, The Borrowed Collection, has finally added wedding veils to their growing inventory of  bridal accessory rentals. Elise McClain is the owner of The Borrowed Collection, and she provides brides the option of renting designer bridal jewelry, headpieces, and belts at a fraction of the cost. This is an … Continue Reading…