Hycroft Manor Wedding for Cindy + Les

Wedding ceremony on Hycroft Manor Terrace in Vancouver

 Hycroft Manor Wedding for Cindy + Les…what a beautiful wedding filled with loving details. We love the epic ceremony backdrop, the lovely blush bridesmaids’ gowns, and the bride’s lush cascading bouquet. The elegant and historic Hycroft Manor in Vancouver provided the setting for this classic wedding. Les + Cindy got ready for their big day […]

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 […]

Romance & Champagne Kisses

Newlyweds in Fan Tan Alley Vancouver Island hold white floral bouquet under cafe lights

 Romance & Champagne Kisses…we love, love, love this downtown inspiration shoot featuring a stunning gown, gorgeous guy and enough balloons, flowers and decor to satisfy even the most romantic among us! The piece de resistance is the Bubble Bus where our lovely couple enjoy their champagne. The romantic couple are a stunning picture of glamour […]

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 […]

Game of Thrones Wedding Inspiration

Bride on Beach wearing lace gown and brown fur stole during sunset on Vancouver Island

 Game of Thrones Wedding Inspiration – the show may be over but the trends that it created live on… Medieval style inspired this beautiful shoot from the hairstyle to the sword and white horse.  The setting of the grassy meadow and rock beach were chosen to resemble some of the scenes in the popular show.  […]

Sweet Memories for Emily + Brandon

Sweet Memories of Bride Getting Ready

 Sweet Memories were made by Emily + Brandon at their Saanich Wedding Day held on Vancouver Island. Everything about this wedding reflects thoughtful taste and classic beauty. Of course, the eye catching skirt on the bride is the style highlight! The ceremony venue already has naturally epic views looking over Sea Cider’s orchards and the […]

West Coast Botanical with Lush Floral and Butterfly Wreaths

Floral Wreath and Veil Asian Botanical Beauty Maru Photography Deborah Lee Designs West Coast Weddings Magazine

 Botanical and butterflies are showcased atop flowing wedding gowns and veils in this Asian themed editorial by some extreme talent!  The lush floral and awesome headdress were inspired by the words and poetry of spring by famous English poets such as Shelley, Emerson and Longfellow.  We love the whimsical and ethereal feel to this entire […]

Moody Modern Romance With a City Skyline

 Moody Modern Romance with a City Skyline Twist Downtown luxury elegance meets old world mystery and glamour. Descriptive words abound when it comes to this styled editorial set in the newest and most opulent venue in the city. This gorgeous shoot features European bridal gowns, locally designed jewelry and wild, romantic florals.  We love the […]

The Maggie Sottero Barefoot Bride Sessions

The Maggie Sottero Barefoot Bride Session West Coast Weddings Magazine Vancouver Island

 Barefoot bride, Autumn,  has a fascinating gown story. She found a photo of a Maggie Sottero on Pinterest and sent it to her mother and aunt via text with the caption ‘my dream dress’! She and her family did not think it would be possible to find it on Vancouver Island and began searching online. […]