Category: Accessories

Our Top Picks from Bridal Market Fall 2013

Categories: Accessories, Destination Weddings

    Another successful Bridal Market wrapped up this week in New York! The show ran from October 12-15 and was full of surprises. Top bridal designers showcased their Fall 2013 collections where we saw a number of reoccurring trends and themes. We have picked our favourite dresses for destination weddings and outlined the top trends for fall 2013 for all you brides who are starting to prep Read More »

17 October 2012 | 1 Comment

At the Tip of your List

Categories: Accessories

    A big item that most brides forget to include when budgeting for their wedding is vendor tips. How much should each vendor receive is beyond confusing and can really be upsetting as weddings are already expensive enough. Whether you are a believe that tips are standard requirements, or that they are earned based on the level of service provided, tipping your wedding vendors is definitely Read More »

01 October 2012 | No Comments

Pretty Shiny Things

Categories: Accessories

Here’s one of our favourite finds — New York based jewelry designer, Erica Weiner designs and crafts jewelry mainly from the findings made in New England Factories in the 20th century and from antique shops she visits around the world. Erica started off making jewelry around her kitchen table and taught herself everything about the business and craft of jewelry-making.  Now, on a regular Read More »

24 September 2012 | 1 Comment

‘Destination or Not’ Bridal Flowers

Categories: Accessories, Flowers

For brides who are worried about being able to import their favourite flowers, the costs associated with non-tropical flowers and what will be in season have we got a solution for you!  Destination or Not specializes in Floramatique, Real Touch and Natural Touch flowers that are not only botanically correct, but feel and look like real fresh flowers! Tell people or not – they will not believe that Read More »

16 September 2012 | No Comments

Truffle Travel Bags

Categories: Accessories

Who hates digging through their purse (filled with who knows what) to find things? We do, especially when travelling. As we all know, being organized is critical to making any trip run smoothly, and in the case of your destination wedding, you want it to be as hiccup free as possible. We found a great new travel friend to share with you! Hello to the aptly named Truffle bag – a wonderful addition Read More »

11 September 2012 | No Comments

Sweet Vintage Invitations

Categories: Accessories

We have always been admirers of Vintage paperie Go Go Snap. With a beautiful array of save the dates, wedding invitations, accessories and social stationary sold on Etsy, all of these cards are custom made for your event. Created by artist, Julie Fisher, these beauties are from her collection of antique paper and photos but designed with her special touch and some love. Fisher describes herself Read More »

06 September 2012 | No Comments

Travel Inspired Candles for Destination Weddings

Categories: Accessories

Colonial Candle has recently launched a new destinations line where couples can choose a signature scent for their event! These travel sized candles, ranging from votives to 22 ounces, would make perfect additions to your welcome bags, as  wedding favors or open them up and incorporate the amazing scents into your table centerpieces! Why not be really creative and attach every guest’s name to one Read More »

31 August 2012 | No Comments

Mad Libs Guest Book

Categories: Accessories, Fun Stuff

Do you remember doing Mad Libs as a child, thinking they were the funniest things you’d ever heard when reading them out loud? What a great creative and nostalgic way to incorporate some fun into your wedding! If you want a guest book but don’t want the standard, why not incorporate a fun way for guests to offer you advice AND have a keepsake that will remind you of who attended your big day! Read More »

29 August 2012 | 1 Comment

Get the Look…

Categories: Accessories

We love this look from Anthropologie for a destination wedding bride on her “travel to my destination wedding day” — what a cute look to arrive to your hotel in! Let’s be honest ladies, you need to consider every day of the journey and plan your fashion in advance. That necklace is really stunning.

22 June 2012 | No Comments

Flip Flop Fun

Categories: Accessories, Beach Wedding

What beach bride doesn’t ADORE flip flops? Why many of them walk down the aisle in these casual sandals. And while all designers now make their own version of this support-less sole (just being honest) – from fancy to casual – there is still a soft spot in my heart for Havaianas. They are the classic flip flop, they come in all colours, skinny ones, shiny ones… and now Make Read More »

12 June 2012 | No Comments

Wedding Tree Guest Book

Categories: Accessories, Etsy

How much do you love creative ideas for your wedding? Check out this fun take on the guest book! From The Puzzled One, we thought this was a unique idea to share when considering what to do for your guest book. Each piece measures 1″x1″ or larger – which is just enough room for a signature. Each of your guests will sign their name and you’ll have an amazing keepsake for years Read More »

26 April 2012 | 1 Comment

Here Comes the… Paper?

Categories: Accessories, Etsy

In a  DIY kind-of world, when we come across an interesting or unique idea that fits well with a destination wedding, we can’t wait to share! Today, our guest blogger, Meghan Jakubowski shares a new Etsy find that is very funky… For all you creative bride-to-be’s who are looking for something a little different and unique when it comes to your bouquets – why not try making a homemade Read More »

24 March 2012 | No Comments