Everyone loves surprises, but did you know that only one in three marriage proposals are a surprise (source: https://www.theknot.com/content/the-knot-2017-jewelry-and-engagement-study)? You’ve imagined your dream ring since you were a little girl, but how do you ensure he picks up the perfect ring? Are there norms and standards about ring shopping? First things first – before you decide to think of a ring, it is key to make sure you both have communicated your hopes for marriage and the future.

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Edited. Originally posted August 5, 2016

To wear a veil, or not wear a veil – that is the question!

At one time you wouldn’t catch a bride walking down the aisle without a veil, but these days there are so many wonderful options that many brides are sometimes opting for a lovely headpiece instead. This is true for almost all of our Calgary pop-up brides (we said almost :)).

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Originally posted July 20, 2016

Favours. They seem to be such a mystery for some couples to figure out and other couples just simply nail it.

Some of the most popular favours this year are of the edible variety. This means your guests can enjoy them rather than finding a place for them on the shelf beside Great Auntie Ethel’s collection of crystal woodland creatures. We know, you know what we are talking about…

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