West Coast River Lodge Romance

Newlyweds kiss behind brown velvet hat by Shop West Von Vancouver Island

 West Coast River Lodge Romance…an elopement filled with love and laughter. Add to that lace, a picnic plus a rustic venue and you have the perfect ceremony for two. Elopements have become a necessity for the last year but it has also focused a lot of creative imagination into saying your vows intimately. Soon. we […]

Bridal Fashion and Trends on Film

Bride stands in allwy with sunshine behind her

 Bridal Fashion and Trends on Film…it begins with Fern of The Bride’s Closet missing the live style shows she would usually hold at the Island’s wedding shows. How could she fill this void? (SPOILER: see below!) Fern decided to gather her models (in a socially distanced way, of course!!) and video a fashion show in […]

Aesling Minimalist Dress Collection 2021

Aesling Crepe wedding dress with a subtle plunge, secured with silk organza.

 Aesling Minimalist Dress Collection 2021…we are thrilled to continue to showcase British Columbia bridal gown designers. This collection highlights the belief that structure and texture speak for themselves, and that excess doesn’t equal quality. These gowns feature supple crepe, stretch satin lining, and a lightweight organza which allows the design to carry volume while remaining […]

Dreamy Bridal Inspiration at Maple Bay

Bride sits on windowsill looking out with dress flowing out the window

 Dreamy Bridal Inspiration is for the bride who wants the full on romance AND the sexy dramatic feel. Bridal style that is sophisticated and just a tiny bit edgy.  The gown by Chic Nostalgia (BTW – isn’t that the best gown designer moniker?) features a nude lined lace bodice feels ‘naughty and nice’ with cut […]

Waterfall Wedding Shoot at Goldstream Park

Bridal couple pose in front of waterfall on Vancouver Island

 Waterfall Wedding Shoot at Goldstream Park! Lauren + Peter rocked this wedding shoot where nature and colour came together to create dramatic photos. An organic shout out to the beauty of Vancouver Island and the beauty of this couple on their wedding day.  Adam Ziorio Photography  We love the obvious joy these two have as […]

Come Fly With Me – Vintage Romance Wedding Inspiration

Come Fly With Me Romantic Vintage Inspiration Rivkah Photography Vancouver Island Wedding Magazine

 COME FLY WTH ME! Love and romance are described as ‘flying high’ on life or ‘floating on a cloud’ so this shoot takes these ideas to a higher level.  The creator of all this beauty was inspired by strong women in the past so naturally she hit upon Ameilia Earhart. Vintage beauty showcased around an […]

Tofino Bridal Style Veil on Vancouver Island Beach

Tofino Bridal Veil Vancouver Island Crabapple Floral West Coast Weddings

 [vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Bridal style is often a matter of where you are marrying – which allows Tofino brides to be as traditional or creative as they wish!  This beach editorial features a Vancouver Island beach bride with her gorgeous floral bouquet filled with colour. We love how the breeze picks up the lace veil topped by […]