Month: November 2012

Light the Way

Categories: Accessories

Lanterns can make for truly beautiful and unique wedding decor. Whether you are looking for ceremony or reception decor, lanterns can add a romantic, intimate feel to every wedding. They are also a perfect way to protect your candles from being blown out in any outdoor setting. Take a look below at some of our favourite uses of lanterns all found on Pinterest! Use to line your walkway from where the Read More »

29 November 2012 | No Comments

Nancy and Shawn’s Destination Wedding in Aruba

Categories: Real Weddings

Congratulations to Nancy & Shawn who recently were married at the RIU Palace Aruba. They had an absolutely perfect day and the beautiful photos below where taken by Charlotte & Kenny at Timeless Pixx.   All the best to Nancy and Shawn! About Nancy and Shawn: Occupations: Retail Owner How they met:  We went to public school together, have known each other for 34 years. What attracted Shawn Read More »

27 November 2012 | 1 Comment

WeddingDJ App for Weddings!

Categories: Destination Weddings, Fun Stuff

More and more brides and grooms are looking at places to save money at their destination wedding by bringing and playing their own music rather than hiring a DJ. Renting a sound system and playing a continuous stream of music you handpicked throughout your ceremony, cocktail hour, reception or a combination of the 3 can really add a personal touch to your wedding. By bringing your own music, you can Read More »

24 November 2012 | No Comments

RIU Palace Costa Rica

Categories: Destination Weddings, Resorts

If you enjoy nature, lush tropical settings and the opportunity for a new adventure, RIU Hotels has a brand new resort perfect for your upcoming wedding. Situated in the heart of Central America, RIU Palace Costa Rica, opened on November 2nd, is on the edge of the beautiful Matapalo beach in Guanacaste, Cost Rica. This is the first RIU Palace Luxury hotel in Costa Rica, next door to the RIU Guanacaste Read More »

21 November 2012 | No Comments

Add a little Fruit… For Something Sweet

Categories: Accessories, Flowers

Here’s an entry from one of our guest bloggers, Meghan. Destination brides are always looking for something different to make their wedding more unique. We’ve all seen table centerpieces made with fruit additions but why not try adding fruit for a pop of colour in your bridal or bridesmaid bouquets. Many destinations are well known for their abundance of fresh tropical fruit so why not take Read More »

20 November 2012 | No Comments

Amazing Retro Gifts

Categories: Accessories, Fun Stuff

Each fall Restoration Hardware puts out a great Holiday gift catalogue filled with retro-inspired stocking stuffers and such. We think these finds (and “blasts from the past”) would make some great gifts for your bridal party or as part of your welcome bags. Time to stray from the norm… Whiskey Stones for your scotch drinking friends. These cubes are perfect for keeping your drinks Read More »

07 November 2012 | No Comments

Rachel and Matt’s Destination Wedding in the Riviera Maya, Mexico

Categories: Mexico, Real Weddings

About the Rachel and Matt Occupations: Business Analyst and Lawyer How they met: Rachel was visiting a friend in University and she introduced her to Matt. What attracted Matt to Rachel: Her intelligence and sense of humour. What attracted Rachel to Matt: He was confident and sexy, but also a bit shy which was sweet Engagement story: They went out to their favourite restaurant to celebrate their Read More »

05 November 2012 | No Comments