Sarah & Chris both love the winter and have enjoyed skating most of their lives. So, why not have their engagement session in Huntsville’s Arrowhead provincial park. It has tonnes of snow this year along with the outdoor skating loop. Oh, I forgot to mention this is where Chris proposed and Sarah said “Yes” back in the warmer season. Like most of our brides and grooms they are dog lovers and decided it just wouldn’t be the same without their pup “Lou”. We had a great time and their are very few images where Sarah & Chris are not smiling.
Guest books- I am sure you have all seen them or some type of them at every wedding you have been to? From paddles to pieces of wood to the old style where you just write your name on the line in the book. All great idea’s. Why not take that idea one step further and make it more personal for your day? You have invested in an Engagement session that shows you and your fiance in places or with furry friends that mean the most to the two of you. Lets put them in with your wedding colours and style and make a wonderful book that tells your story. It’s the perfect way for guests that have attended your wedding to leave you advice, tell funny stories and give their warmest wishes. Let us tell your story with a custom signature book for you?
Celebrating a great 2014 and we are excited to see what 2015 has in store for us. We enjoyed our holiday time with friends and family and hope you all did as well? Tomorrow is our first wedding show of the season and we hope to see you there. Muskoka Wedding show Jan.17th. 9-5 in Gravenhurst at the Grace & Speed Museum.
Kathryn & Bogdan contacted us two weeks before Dec.31st to see about hiring us for their New Year’s Eve wedding. As we got talking we found it it was a surprise for their familes. Some family members were able to make it and some others were skyped in after the nuptials. It was lot of fun to see the surprise on everyone’s faces when they soon realized they were invited to a wedding. They had rented a cozy cottage in Victoria Harbour right on the water. Kathryn purchased her dress at The Brides Project in Toronto. Bogdan’s brother flew in from Romania & sister from the United states. Both Bogdan & Kathryn were very laid back on their wedding day enjoying the day and fun of pulling together the big surprise in just two weeks. I had finished up before the real party got started but I am sure they danced the night away.
Claire & Steve are very much outdoors people. For their wedding the biggest thing was to get married outside. Well the weather tried to throw a wrench in the plans but they wouldn’t have it. Instead of having the wedding indoors instead of on the point (where it was to muddy) they decided to have it on the stairs. At Sherwood Inn they have these beautiful stairs that take you down to the point with a full view of the lake. This was a first for us and I think the staff at the Sherwood but it was a great idea. The aisle was created through everyone and they got to hear all the well wishes from their guests on the way down and back up. The weather finally realized it was not going to win and the sun came out for awhile for photographs after the ceremony. Some of my favorite things from the day, Claire & Steve seeing each other before the ceremony, including their dog in the whole day, their fun friends who were up for anything and Claire & Steve asking us to bring our cedar canoe so they could get a little paddle in on their wedding day.
Venue: Sherwood Inn
Flowers & decor: Jane Marshall flowers