Month: October 2013

Alternative Options for Flower Girls

Categories: Accessories, Destination Weddings

Feel like doing something out of the ordinary for your wedding? Traditions are changing and people tend to be choosing different routes for their special day. Be bold and do something unique! Here are some idea’s to get you started on unique flower girl ideas! SIGNS: Carrying signs is a perfect way to show off your creativity. Something handmade or store bought it will make a lovely keepsake in Read More »

31 October 2013 | 1 Comment

Monday Dreaming…

Categories: Destination Weddings

How delicious is rock shrimp? Super delcious, that’s right. This photo, courtesy of Martha Stewart, is a little spicy Monday pick me up. Maybe a little shrimp for lunch today?  

28 October 2013 | No Comments

Monday Dreaming…

Categories: Photography

Doesn’t this photo look like the heavens are shining upon this lovely couple! This photo, taken by the lovely Sol Tamargo, dates back to the mid 2000’s for one of LUXE’s earliest weddings in St. Lucia. Very uplifting for a Monday morning! Sending lots of bright sunshine and light to all.

21 October 2013 | No Comments

Tara and Manny’s Destination Wedding in Cayo Coco, Cuba

Categories: Real Weddings

Congratulations to Tara & Manny who were recently wed at Memories Flamenco! Surrounded by their closest family & friends, the two exchanged their vows on the beautiful ocean view gazebo set out over the ocean. A stunning day with a perfect sunset. All the best to Tara & Manny in their new life together!

18 October 2013 | 2 Comments

Monday Dreaming… on Tuesday

Categories: Accessories

We just celebrated Canadian Thanksgiving yesterday, and boy do we have many things to be collectively thankful for! For one thing, in the destination wedding industry, we are thankful to work with so many beautiful thing – particularly flowers. So here’s some dreaming for this lovely Tuesday. I just adore ginger lilies – by far one of my favourite tropical flowers!! While very “bold” Read More »

15 October 2013 | No Comments

Palladium Wedding Websites

Categories: Accessories, Destination Weddings

Palladium Resorts offers brides and grooms some of the most romantic beachfront destinations for their weddings. The amazing services and facilities of the All-Inclusive 5-Star Palladium Resorts serve as a perfect home to you guests while they are away celebrating your wedding! Palladium Weddings offers brides and grooms to be amazing wedding packages designed by Karen Bussen, one of New York’s Read More »

11 October 2013 | 2 Comments

A Hard Rock Destination Wedding Holiday

Categories: Dominican Republic

We’ve all heard for the famous Hard Rock Restaurants, but did you know there is an entire resort chain bringing exhilarating nightlife, tantalizing culinary options and state of the art accommodations to Mexico and the Caribbean (and did we mention weddings by Celebrity Event Designer, Colin Cowie!) One of our favourite hotels, the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana was the world’s first Read More »

09 October 2013 | 1 Comment

Karen and Kurt’s Destination Wedding in the Riviera Maya, Mexico

Categories: Real Weddings

Congratuations Karen and Kurt! Now that you’re married, here’s a little look back on this gorgeous day photographed by Elizabeth Medina, one of our favourite Riviera Maya region photographers. About Karen & Kurt Occupations: Karen- medical student, Kurt- Assistant Athletic Director How they met:  In high school at a volley ball game What attracted Kurt to Karen: Her personality. Read More »

08 October 2013 | 2 Comments

Monday Dreaming….

Categories: Real Weddings

How’s this for a romantic table for two? This was an actual winery dinner set up for a couple that eloped to South Africa. Thanks for the great photo @ZaraZooPhotography.

07 October 2013 | 1 Comment

Protecting our Pristine Waters

Categories: Destination Weddings

Important news: The head of the Caribbean region’s tourism development agency has called for legislation to regulate the disposal of waste in Caribbean waters. Delivering the keynote address at the opening of the 2nd Sustainable Conference in St. Eustatius this morning, Hugh Riley, the secretary general of the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), said the Caribbean had a responsibility to protect Read More »

04 October 2013 | No Comments

Erin and Guy’s Destination Wedding in Los Cabos, Mexico

Categories: Mexico, Real Weddings

Congratulations Erin and Guy on your recent nuptials in Los Cabos, Mexico. Erin and Guy met while studying abroad in the Gold Coast, Australia. Erin travelled down to Melbourne for a change of scenery. Guy, originally from Melbourne, had been living in San Diego with one of Erin’s best friends, Liz. Not knowing anyone in Melbourne, Liz encouraged Erin to meet up with her friend Guy who had just Read More »

01 October 2013 | 1 Comment