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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…

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…

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…

The Metropolitan Vancouver Hotel for the Budget Bride

June 22nd, 2015 by Jeannine

 
The Metropolitan Hotel for the Budget Bride

Take a stroll through downtown and you may not realize that there is an affordable wedding venue waiting for you, sitting amongst some of the giants in the industry. This not-so-secret jewel is the Metropolitan Vancouver Hotel. They are centrally located on Howe Street, north of Georgia, with easy access to transit, parking lots, and … Continue Reading…

5 Tips to Meaningful Vows

June 15th, 2015 by Jeannine

 
5 Tips to Meaningful Vows

It’s common for couples to encounter writer’s block when it comes to writing vows. After all, these are pretty important words that will bind you and your partner til death do you part. I hope to make the process a little easier for you so hope you’ll stick around and read what I’ve got to … Continue Reading…

Thank Your Bridesmaids

June 8th, 2015 by Jeannine

 
Thank Your Bridesmaids

No doubt your bridesmaids have been an important part of your life and after planning your bridal shower and carrying you home after your stagette, don’t you think they deserve something special? Show them you appreciate them by giving them a thank you gift… I’ve got some ideas right here! Jewelry – If you have … Continue Reading…

5 Things You Wish Your Guests Knew

May 25th, 2015 by Jeannine

 
5 Things You Wish Your Guests Knew

You love your friends and family and while some of their actions may have good intentions behind them, sometimes you wish they had approached it another way. Here are 5 of them. Don’t assume you can add extra guests to your RSVP. Pay attention to what it says on the invitation. If it only mentions … Continue Reading…

Fashion Files: Color Me Pretty with Adore Me

May 19th, 2015 by Jeannine

 
Fashion Files: Color Me Pretty with Adore Me

Today I want to share with you a mood board I created in collaboration with Adore Me. They want to showcase their spring collection and the first thing the comes to mind when I hear spring is sun so I built this mood board around their Cleo Contour demi bra and panty set. I love … Continue Reading…

Ask The Pros: Common DIY Mistakes

April 15th, 2015 by Jeannine

 
Ask The Pros: Common DIY Mistakes

DIY is all the rage and one of the easier and more common things to DIY for your wedding are your invitations. Don’t be fooled though, it can be more work than you initially thought. I decided to ask Vancity Vendor Amari Yu from Making Memories with Scrapbooking what the common mistakes beginner crafters make … Continue Reading…