Brides

I Made My Wedding Dress For $150

Catherine Hernandez | Posted 09.08.2016 | Canada Living
Catherine Hernandez

I am a proud queer radical brown woman who was a single mom for several years, feeding and housing my child on a combination of arts worker wages, home daycare earnings and hustling. So the idea of ever spending thousands of dollars on a dress to wear for only one day of my life seemed preposterous, most especially when I could use the cash to fund my daughter's education. So I made one myself.

5 Reasons To Have Your Wedding In Barbados

Mara Sofferin | Posted 07.26.2016 | Canada Living
Mara Sofferin

With design-driven hotels, epic surf breaks, seaside music festivals, and a bold local food scene, Barbados is unbeatable. Forget having a destination wedding, have a vacation wedding you and your guests will never forget!

Summer's Most Glamorous Bridal Hair And Beauty Trends

Sacha DeVoretz | Posted 06.28.2016 | Canada Style
Sacha DeVoretz

Summer is the season for weddings! All of those beautiful brides and bridesmaids. To find out the latest beauty and hair trends for brides, I spoke with AJ Woodworth, founder and owner of The Glamoury in Vancouver.

How To Lose Weight, Dignity, And Money All At Once

Marci Warhaft-Nadler | Posted 06.27.2016 | Canada Living
Marci Warhaft-Nadler

This month, The FDA approved a device that promises quick weight loss in minimal time and it has many physicians furious. The device is called AspireAssist and it's appalling. a tube is surgically implanted into the patients stomach using a port valve, which is an opening just above the belly button that can be opened or closed to drain food. Let's discuss the implications of all this.

Bride Cancels Wedding, Throws Heartwarming Party Instead

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 05.10.2016 | Canada Living

This is way better than a real wedding.

What Happens If You Get Your Period At Your Wedding?

Sarah Sahagian | Posted 03.22.2016 | Canada Style
Sarah Sahagian

Menstruation is part of who I am. At a few days away from being 30, I've been menstruating for over half my life. And I'm used to it. I accept the cramps, the bloating, and the high cost of feminine hygiene products. I'm confident I can handle my period on planes, in meetings, and even on beach vacations. I am a seasoned menstruator who always has spare pads in her handbag, in case you ever need to borrow any. And yet, I am freaking terrified of getting my period on my wedding day.

5 Tips For Brides Who Don't Want To Go Broke

Kelsey Malenchak | Posted 03.15.2016 | Canada Living
Kelsey Malenchak

Sorry to all of the amazingly talented videographers. I'm sure they do an amazing job but let's face it, how often do you think you will watch the wedding video? Sure it's great to have to show the grandchildren someday but does the cost outweigh the value? I suggest taking the money you want to spend on a videographer and put it towards your photographer budget. Photos will always be displayed in your house and in albums. Plus, photos are a much better thank you gift.

Don't Be A Bridezilla: 5 Tips To Stay Friends With Your Bridesmaids

2 For Couples | Kate Drummond | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

Your bridesmaids are your closest gal pals on the planet. So, don't go ruining perfectly wonderful friendships by turning into a raging Bridezilla the...

How to Find the Perfect Wedding Dress

Lu Curran | Posted 08.01.2012 | Canada Style
Lu Curran

Why do brides put so much pressure on themselves to find the "right" dress? The hunt will be easy. You need to know what you want and go for it! Choosing your wedding dress should be a fun and exciting process. Here are some tips...