• 2019 Wedding Trends

    The wedding industry is one where trends are always changing. Here are some new trends that we will be seeing in 2019 and some that we will continue seeing from 2018. Colour of the Year- According to Pantone, a bright pinkish — orange colour called ‘Living Coral’ is the colour of the year 2019. It has already been seen in many wedding dresses in the past month. The colour is set to be the perfect one for a summer wedding when incorporated into decor, outfits and stationery. 2. Inside-out- In 2018, green brought a lot of class and elegance to the wedding game and in 2019, it still is the go-to element in…

  • Wedding Cakes 101: The Do’s and Don’ts

    Don’t choose a cake before you finalize your major wedding style decisions because you would want your cake to be compatible with the season, the venue decor, the flower arrangements and the menu. Do have a basic idea of what you want before you go for the cake consultation. Be sure to take some inspiration pictures if you want a custom-designed cake. Do have a budget in mind. As wedding cakes are usually priced on the number of slices, having a handle on your budget and knowing what will affect it will help you to prioritize your choices. For example, more flavours equal to more money, the more complicated you…

  • What does a Full Planning Wedding Package include?

    Hiring a wedding planner is not as easy as it sounds. There’s a whole lot of them that pop up when you search on Google and while they may all offer very similar services, they all are very different. Most of them market their work by showcasing the previous weddings that they have done and the locations of those weddings. With more newcomers wedding planners in the industry these past years, the biggest issue is competition as many of these newcomers offers a lower price for their services, but you should keep in mind that a cheaper price does not always mean better service/ product. The experience of various years…

  • Choosing the right Venue

    Finding the perfect venue isn’t easy. There are so many options to choose from. From rustic barns to elegant ballrooms, cosy and intimate restaurants to gorgeous beach fronts, here are some tips to help you choose the right one for you: Choose a venue that aligns your vision — Look at venues which fit the aesthetic you have in mind. If you’re planning to incorporate more natural elements, outdoor venues are your best bet, while if you’re planning a modern and elegant wedding, art galleries and ballrooms are more suitable. Choose a venue that fits your theme and enhances it thus making your wedding more connected to space. Venue: Oakville Conference & Banquet…

  • Sikh Weddings: Rituals and Traditions

    I’ve often been asked what are the Sikh wedding rituals and traditions as over the years many have been added and/ or not practised anymore. This is why I have put together this piece of research to give you the idea of what a basic Sikh wedding involves. Roka/ Thaka Be it an arranged marriage or love marriage, the consent of both sets of parents is very important in all Sikh weddings. To show that he gives his consent, the bride’s father usually visits the groom with a few people of the family and gives his full support by applying a tilak on the groom’s forehead and giving him gifts of…