Wedding Trends

No Wedding Is Complete Without A Boozy Canoe

2 For Couples | Kate Drummond | Posted 09.12.2012 | Canada Style

If a "booze canoe" isn't enough to convince you that this wedding rocks, we're not sure what will! Danielle and Kevin said "I do" on the dock of Danie...

Why Worry About Planning Your Wedding When You Can 'Marryoke' It

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

Our afternoon got a little more amusing after stumbling upon this very merry wedding video set to Queen's "Don't Stop Me Now." Karaoke meets weddin...

Real Wedding: Artsy '50s-Inspired Wedding

2 For Couples | Kate Drummond | Posted 08.02.2012 | Canada Style

This Mansfield, Ontario wedding makes us all kinds of happy. After exchanging their vows under a magnificent 180-year-old oak tree, the bride and groo...

Would You Ask Your Guests To Unplug At Your Wedding?

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

Contrary to how it might sound, "unplugged" weddings don't include an MTV-style session of your favorite rock star performing acoustic versions of the...

Bright Colours And Lobster Make This Ontario Real Wedding Pop

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

This is one seriously cute wedding, doggone it! It also has "summer" written all over it: a yellow and grey color palette, fresh lobster, an open fiel...

Save Cash And Stay Stylish On Your Big Day

CP | Lauren La Rose, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.16.2012 | Canada Style

TORONTO - Invitations to weddings, showers and stagettes often jam the summer social calendar, but they can be a drain on the finances of women shelli...

Real Wedding: Epic New Zealand Nuptials

2 For Couples | Kate Drummond | Posted 07.12.2012 | Canada Style

We've never referred to a weddings as epic before, but no other word does justice to these spectacular nuptials that begin at a chapel in Lake Tekapo,...

Romance, Class And Ooh La La: Check Out This Real Wedding

2 For Couples | Kate Drummond | Posted 06.15.2012 | Canada Style

Who says weddings can't be sexy?! We love Colin and Cynthia's London, Ont. nuptials because they're the perfect mix of romance, class and ooh la la. ...

Real Wedding: Beachy Nuptials At A Yacht Club

2 For Couples | Posted 06.01.2012 | Canada Style

You can tell from the bride's stunning gown, shoes and jewels that this is going to be one seriously stylish wedding! Kelly and Derek wanted a "bea...

REAL WEDDING: Stunning "I Dos" At Australian Vineyard

2 For Couples | Posted 05.25.2012 | Canada Style

There is so much to love about Roxy and Diego's stunning wedding at Centennial Vineyards in New South Wales, Australia. The bride's chic vintage st...

REAL WEDDING: Mike & Jenn's Rustic, DIY Nuptials

2 For Couples | Posted 05.22.2012 | Canada Style

As soon as Mike and Jenn saw the charming grounds of The Old Springer House in Burlington, Ont., they knew it was the perfect venue for their casual, ...

Wedding Fashion: Lela Rose's Spring 2013 Collection

2 For Couples | Posted 05.14.2012 | Canada Style

Whenever we see an image of a Lela Rose wedding gown, we want to reach out and run our fingertips through the rich, silky fabric. The sophisticated...

REAL WEDDING: A Fresh, Fun & Feel-Good Wedding

2 For Couples | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

We fell for this Toronto wedding as soon as we caught a glimpse of the bride's stylish accessories: pretty pale shoes, a vintage-inspired fascinator a...

Would You Wear Any Of These Dramatic Oscar De La Renta Gowns?

2 For Couples | Posted 05.09.2012 | Canada Style

The breathtaking gowns in Oscar de la Renta's Spring 2013 bridal collection prove the designer is a master of his craft. While many of the gowns sh...

Hot Bouquet Styles For 2012 Weddings

WeddingBells.ca | Posted 01.24.2012 | Canada Style

Wedding flowers are a detail essential to your day–especially the bouquet. So, why not wow the crowd with a romantic arrangement that’s equally be...

The Ultimate Wedding Trend Tips For 2012

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 01.17.2012 | Canada Style

If you're engaged and planning a wedding for 2012, you're probably well on your way to finalizing all of your big day preparations -- what colour flow...

Is a 127-Year-Old Wedding Dress a Wearable Heirloom or a Disaster?

Ana Wang | Posted 10.08.2011 | Canada
Ana Wang

I am all for tradition, sustainability, and timelessness, but there is something almost impractical about wearing an heirloom wedding gown. But what if a new bride turns out to be bigger, or smaller, or shorter, or taller, or simply has different tastes? Is she turning her back on a family tradition?