August 16, 2017

Should You Do an Engagement Photo Shoot?

Many couples have approached me with the question of whether or not to book an engagement photo shoot. I give them the same advice that I’m going to give you. YES! You absolutely should! Here’s why:   Comfort Level It’s common to get a little nervous about being in front of a camera. To avoid getting nervous for wedding day photos, I always recommend my couples test the waters in front of a camera. By […]
August 8, 2017

Wedding Coordinator vs. Wedding Planner

Wedding Coordinator Will usually begin working on your wedding a month to two months before the wedding date Act as a liaison between you and your vendors Make sure everything is organized before the wedding date Create and manage a wedding day timeline Oversee set up Be a point of contact all day Wedding Planner Will usually begin working just after engagement but can also take over at any point Will coordinate for you or […]
August 1, 2017

Vendor Tipping Guide

  It’s already a given that you should provide a helpful review on Google or wherever else your vendor prefers, but when it comes to tipping, the etiquette is not always obvious. Check out our guide for tipping your vendors! Wedding Planner It’s not expected to tip your Wedding Planner, but if your planner did a great job, feel free to provide a tip of 10-20% or even a gift to thank them for all […]
July 25, 2017

5 Steps to your Wedding Seating Chart

  This might feel like one of the scariest tasks, but I promise it’s not that bad! Follow my 5 step guide to reduce as much stress as possible! 1. Categorize Split up your guests into different categories (eg. Brides family, Grooms Family, Work Friends, School Friends, etc.) 2. Visualize Use colour coded sticky notes and a floor plan 3. Relationships Be cautious of relationships – seat guests with groups of people they would be […]