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Vancity Vendor – Green Chair Events

May 6th, 2011 by Jeannine

 
Green Chair Events

One rainy afternoon, I ventured out to Vancouver to meet Liliana Segal, Chief Green Officer of Green Chair Events, an environmentally conscious event planning company. They offer full wedding planning for all budgets, day of coordination, and decor rentals. They even have waste management solutions like compost and recycling bin rentals for events, all in an effort to … Continue Reading…

Less is More

May 2nd, 2011 by Jeannine

 
Photo Courtesy Generation Photography

In my opinion, the most effective way to cut costs is by reducing the number of wedding guests. When coming up with a guestlist, there are a few things you have to consider: Do u want children attending? Co-workers? Family friends? Plus one’s? Who is allowed a plus one? Distant relatives? You have to get … Continue Reading…

Things to Consider When Hiring a Wedding Vendor

April 28th, 2011 by Jeannine

 
Hiring a Vendor

A couple needs all the help they can get on the wedding day. No doubt you will hire at least one vendor, if not then kudos to you for getting away with not hiring anyone! But for the rest of us, it’s important to trust whoever you’ve got working for you on the most important … Continue Reading…

DreamGroup’s E-Book for DIY Brides

April 25th, 2011 by Jeannine

 
DreamGroup'

One of the top wedding planners in Vancouver has come out with a useful guide for DIY brides. Just last month, DreamGroup Productions released an e-book called “DreamGroup’s Step-By-Step Guide to Planning the Perfect Wedding.” If you’re not aware of DreamGroup, they are an award-winning event planning company, led by Principal Planners Geneve McNally and Sarah Shore. The company has been … Continue Reading…

Win an On-Site Wedding Planning Package from Reflection Events!

April 19th, 2011 by Jeannine

 
Photo Provided by Reflection Events

Attention all brides-to-be! One of Vancouver’s leading event planning companies, Reflection Events & Co. Incorporated, is holding a contest until May 30th and the winner gets an On-site Wedding Planning Package worth $1500! How to Enter Submit a photo that captures the essence of “pure love” (this year’s LOVESTRUCK Bridal Show theme) with your name and phone … Continue Reading…

Vancity Vendor – PN Events and Celebrations

March 25th, 2011 by Jeannine

 
Priscilla helps a client

All Photos Courtesy PN Events and Celebrations I had a chance to chat with a Vancouver-based event planner and day-of-coordinator, Priscilla Nunez.  She owns and operates PN Events and Celebrations, a company that plans events such as birthday parties for all ages, corporate events, and of course, weddings! Priscilla has a background in marketing and … Continue Reading…

The Bottom Line

March 17th, 2011 by Jeannine

 
What's your bottom line?

So he got down on one knee, asked the question, you said yes, and called all your family and friends with the great news… What’s next? The dress? WRONG!!!  Sorry gals, as boring as this sounds the first thing you have to do is talk about your budget. When my husband and I got engaged, … Continue Reading…

The Wedding Binder

March 10th, 2011 by Jeannine

 
weddingbinder

Can’t afford a wedding planner?  Me neither.  Be prepared to tackle on one of the most complicated, and most important events in your lives.  I did, and managed to survive at the end of it! So let me share with you something that really helped with the planning process: the wedding binder. You can find … Continue Reading…