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Planning a wedding can be a thrilling adventure, but it’s no secret that it can also be a significant financial investment. The key to managing your wedding budgeting effectively is to identify your top priorities and allocate your funds wisely. Here are some valuable tips on how to make the most of your wedding budget: […]

Tips and Tricks, Weddings

June 6, 2024

Wedding Budgeting: Where to Splurge and Where to Save

Wedding Budgeting

Your wedding day is all about celebrating love, and what better way to do that than with a dance floor filled with joyous guests moving to the beat? The real question is, how to get everyone dancing at your wedding? If you want to ensure that your wedding dance floor is the place to be, […]

Tips and Tricks, Weddings

June 6, 2024

How to Get Everyone Dancing at Your Wedding

Disco Themed Wedding

How to Look Natural and Confident in Your Wedding + Engagement Photos You obviously want to look natural and feel confident on your wedding or photo session day. But let’s face it, aside from professional models, most people don’t enjoy being in front of a camera all day, especially during such a significant event. Wedding […]

Proposals + Engagement, Tips and Tricks, Weddings

June 6, 2024

Posing Guide for Natural + Confident Photos

I had the pleasure of working with Brittany and Graeme at BLUE. Party Rentals and LOVED their business overview and wanted to share it! What initially caught my eye was the variety of what they have to offer. Brittany is all about the sleek, classy look, with silk, and bows and champagne. While Graeme is […]

Tips and Tricks, Weddings

May 30, 2024

Bringing Your Pinterest Dreams to Life with BLUE. Party Rentals

BLUE. Party Rentals

Are you a cat lover with a heart full of feline devotion? If so, you’re in for a purr-fect treat! Picture a wedding where your love for cats takes center stage, from the decor to the cake to the favors. Here’s how to have a meow-tastic cat-themed wedding: 1. Cat-tastic Centerpieces Let’s start with the […]

Weddings

May 22, 2024

Whimsical Cat Themed Wedding

Cat themed wedding

Are you and your partner fans of Middle-earth and all things hobbit-y? Then, hold onto your wizard hat, because a Lord of the Rings-inspired wedding is about to take you on an epic journey! 1. Fellowship Pins for the Squad When it comes to a Lord of the Rings wedding, you need your own Fellowship […]

Weddings

May 22, 2024

Lord of the Rings Inspired Wedding Adventure

Lord of the rings inspired wedding

Planning a wedding is an exhilarating journey filled with excitement, but it can also be a whirlwind of tight schedules and nerve-wracking deadlines. That’s where our number one wedding timeline tip comes to the rescue: Add 5-minute breathing blocks between each of your wedding events. Here’s why this simple strategy is an absolute game-changer: 1. […]

Tips and Tricks, Weddings

May 21, 2024

The Ultimate Wedding Timeline Tip: The 5 Minute Rule

Wedding Timeline Tip

Hey there, party people! Are you ready to get your boogie on? If you’re looking for a wedding theme that’s all about fun, funk, and fabulousness, then look no further than a Disco Themed Wedding! Picture this: disco balls sparkling, funky sunglasses on every guest, and a dance floor that’s hotter than Saturday Night Fever. […]

Tips and Tricks, Weddings

May 21, 2024

How to Throw a Disco Themed Wedding

Disco Themed Wedding

Choosing the Perfect Wedding Photographer: The Importance of Your Wedding Photographer Your wedding day is a tapestry of emotions, moments, and memories. From the excitement as you step into your gown or suit to the tearful joy of saying ‘I do’ and the heartwarming laughter shared with loved ones. Each second is priceless. And while […]

Tips and Tricks, Weddings

October 24, 2023

Choosing the Perfect Wedding Photographer!

Choosing the perfect wedding photographer

Discover the magic of Weddings at Obsidian Ridge, a breathtaking venue just outside Edmonton, AB. With its modern architecture and enchanting features, this is where dreams come true. Modern Elegance Unveiled: The Perfect Venue Step into a world of modern wonder. Obsidian Ridge boasts sleek architecture and offers dedicated spaces for the bride and groom […]

Weddings

September 21, 2023

A Modern Fairytale: Weddings at Obsidian Ridge in Edmonton, AB

Weddings at Obsidian Ridge

Step into a world of natural wonder, with a VanDusen Gardens Wedding. A stunning botanical venue in Vancouver, BC. Managed by The Vancouver Botanical Gardens Association (VBGA); a charitable nonprofit, this oasis is a dream come true for your special day. Nature’s Embrace: A Garden of Beauty Explore 55 acres of enchantment, featuring a waterfall, […]

Weddings

September 14, 2023

Blossoming Love: A VanDusen Gardens Wedding

Should you have your wedding at The Inn at Laurel Point—a place where your wedding dreams come true in the heart of downtown Victoria, BC. With its tranquil pond, gentle waterfall, and stunning reception space, this venue is your ticket to an unforgettable celebration. Nature’s Beauty: A Breathtaking Backdrop Imagine saying “I do” by a […]

Weddings

August 25, 2023

Your Dream Wedding at The Inn at Laurel Point

Wedding Timeline Tip

Beyond the busy cityscape of Vancouver, BC, lies a hidden gem perfect for couples seeking a truly enchanting wedding experience. Winding Willow Farm is located in the picturesque town of Langley. It offers a perfect blend of historic elements and natural beauty. This venue makes an ideal wedding venue that feels like something out of […]

Weddings

August 20, 2023

Winding Willow Farm Wedding

Choosing the perfect wedding photographer

Bear and Joey might be the perfect venue for your wedding! I’ll share some fantastic shots from a wedding reception that we photographed there in 2022. As well as give you some tips and tricks to best use the space. Bear and Joey has a very unique style, that allows for minimal decor while still […]

Weddings

February 16, 2023

Bear and Joey Cafe Wedding

We frequently hear “I hate being in front of the camera” or “My partner is really camera shy”. This feeling is normal! Here’s how we handle camera shy wedding photos. 1. Movement is everything! If you feel lost, or stuck, we will give you something to do that involves movement. Movement really is the key […]

Tips and Tricks, Weddings

February 16, 2023

Camera Shy Wedding Photos

Camera shy wedding photos - Empress Hotel