Tropical Empress Wedding at Bengal Lounge

Tropical Empress Wedding at Bengal Lounge will fill you with inspiration. Coral and pink blooms are strewn across the raspberry linens and guest cakes grace each lovely table setting. Tropical plants. orchids and protea are covered in dappled sunlight as the bridal couple admire the suspended wedding cake.  This shoot included two couples and we…

Happily Ever After for Abby + Braedon

Happily Ever After is the perfect description of Abby and Braeden’s wedding at Arbutus Ridge Golf Course. They met in Schladming, Austria, 6,000 miles from home in the Fall 2017 season of Tauernhof Bible School. They bonded on a missions trip to Romania where they saw each other shine in leadership & service and they…

Charming Garden Wedding Features Gin Deck

Charming Garden Wedding inspiration awaits in this lovely garden locale featuring a gin deck.  The venue, Maple Bay Manor, is an elegant boutique retreat nestled among the rolling hills, lush forests and tranquil seascapes of Vancouver Island.  ​ The Gin Deck Terrace is the perfect spot for newlyweds to relax after a ceremony and enjoy signature cocktails…

Hatley Castle Amour with Style

Hatley Castle Amour highlights an amazing backdrop to this happy couple and their friends! Danielle and Tim married at the Victoria Christian Reform Church and then had their photo session at nearby Hatley Castle at Royal Roads University.    We love how this couple has both fun and romance happening on their wedding day. Laughing…

Dreamy Bridal Inspiration at Maple Bay

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…

Love in the Summer at St. Ann’s Academy

Sunshine beamed down on this bohemian field reception at St. Ann’s Academy which featured so many wonderful details…corsage florals, lace, letterbox favors, candy, waffles, mead, tattoo bar, wine and kissing bells.

Romantic Oak Bay Wedding Story

Romantic Oak Bay Wedding for Christopher and Carissa…this real love story culminated in a beautiful ceremony and reception with family and friends. The Oak Bay Beach Hotel showcased all the care and detail that went into this special day.   Favorite things in this wedding include the ‘first look’ shots along the beach, how much…

A Glamorous Holiday Wedding at Oak Bay Beach Hotel

A Glamorous Holiday Wedding at Oak Bay Beach Hotel! Rich, deep burgundy, reds and creams fill this holiday wedding editorial and inspire us to relax in front of the fireplace too!  The groom is sporting one of the most handsome grey beards we have ever seen. The burgundy suit jacket is a stunning style statement…

Oak Bay Beach Wedding of Ricky & Hannah

Oak Bay Beach Hotel was the beautiful backdrop for Ricky & Hannah’s wedding . Their special day was blessed with an abundance of sunshine! Guests enjoyed incredible ocean views while Ricky and Hannah exchanged vows by a unique ceremony arch.  The floral display in the arch was rivaled only by the blue skies behind.  We…

Painter’s Lodge Backdrop to Clint + Kenzie’s Day

Painter’s Lodge was the gorgeous backdrop to Kenzie & Clint’s wedding ceremony under the bluest of skies. ‘What a view’ was the catch phrase of this ceremony! Kenzie’s gown featured a sweetheart neckline and a skirt consisting of layers upon layers of ruffles which she paired with a gorgeous veil. The succulents, white roses and…

Blue Skies at Pearson College Wedding

Blue Skies and Ocean Views were the highlight of Amanda & Alex’s beautiful Pearson College Wedding. Their special day was filled with unique details, lovely floral and lots of family and friends!  Amanda and Alex really rocked the first look with each other and continued to their outdoor ceremony overlooking the water. The blue skies…

Huntingdon Manor + Pendray Inn & Tea House

Huntingdon Manor + Pendray inn & Tea House Venue Showcase Huntingdon Manor +  Pendray Inn & Tea House on Vancouver Island simply speak to weddings. With the history of marriage spanning across centuries, wedding practices rooted deeply in the traditions of our ancestors, and the everlasting allure surrounding romances of royalty, it feels only natural when contemporary…

Venue Showcase: Black Rock Oceanfront Resort

Black Rock Oceanfront Resort is quietly nestled onto the ocean cliffs of Ucluelet – a perfect mix of nature and comfort. Weddings, elopements, engagements are all part of the landscape as well! The Resort is on the west side of Vancouver Island not far from famous Tofino’s surfing spots. Couples who are searching for the…

Wedding Venue Showcase: Galiano Oceanfront Inn & Spa

We love when we are invited to a beautiful wedding venue to write about the experience!  So you can imagine our excitement to be visiting Galiano Oceanfront Inn & Spa on gorgeous Galiano Island. Located in the Southern Gulf Islands, the Galiano Oceanfront Inn & Spa is an ideal getaway for a destination wedding. A…

Dunja + Paul Marry at Black Rock Oceanfront Resort with Sophisticated West Coast Style

Dunja and Paul wed on the beautiful patio of Black Rock Oceanfront Resort on the west coast of Vancouver Island. The sophisticated feel showcased the venue and the natural yet majestic beauty around them. Ucluelet is famous for the black rock cliffs and the resort is built around them including the reception room hanging over…

2017 Vancouver Island Wedding Awards Gala Evening Showcases Vancouver Island Industry

What a wonderful night! This year’s Vancouver Island Wedding Awards Gala Evening was held at the Delta Hotels by Marriott Victoria Ocean Point Resort.  Their team, along with Freeman Audio Visual, made sure that the Awards were a perfect affair. The fifth annual Gala stepped it up with the newly formed Vancouver Island Wedding Industry…

Annika & Derek Wed at Delta Victoria Inner Harbour Resort

Annika & Derek’s wedding was full of sunshine and smiles as they wed at the Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort & Spa. The bride descended the stairs to their ceremony held on the Inner Harbour of Victoria where they exchanged vows and, along with their guests, enjoyed the breathtaking views of the waterfront. The newlyweds,…

Beautiful & Elegant Glasshouse Showcases Wedding Elegance

An antique glasshouse and veiled beauty! We are so thrilled to showcase locally this Hatley Castle wedding editorial that inspires those who love historical elegance. The glasshouse hales from over a hundred years ago and was restored through an endowment to Hatley Castle. In the past, no grand estate was without a glasshouse. They housed…

A Garden Celebration Filled with Family Moments

We look at a lot of weddings here but we were so touched at some of the moments recorded at this blended family garden celebration on Vancouver Island. Sascha & Steve were so kind as to share their family story. How They Met: Sascha was out for a walk with her daughter and along the…

Bridal Luxury Showcase at The View on Vancouver Island

It’s always so exciting when a new Vancouver Island luxury wedding venue appears on the scene and The View Victoria is certainly impressive! Wedding & Event Stylist, Misty Olsen, was so impressed when she visited The View Victoria that she immediately began to plan a luxury bridal editorial. “I was impressed by the silent statement…

Venue Showcase: Doubletree by Hilton Victoria Wedding in the Sky

We love receiving invitations to wedding venue experiences (especially one titled ‘Pumpkin Spice & Everything Nice Brunch’) and our trip to the top of Doubletree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Victoria was no exception. What awaited us was a very pleasant surprise as we toured two beautiful penthouses designed specifically for small events such as…

English Inn Wedding Infused with Stunning Fall Colours

Delicate hints of whimsy infuse this stunning fall Vancouver Island wedding shoot that betrays a love of all things simple. The English Inn has all the comforts of the modern world but, with it’s architecture, harkens to days past. The Inn hosts many weddings each year and the moated gazebo with tall pillars provides the…

Filberg Heritage Bride on Vancouver Island

Filberg Heritage Bride on Vancouver Island! We love the heritage feel to this beautiful wedding editorial photographed in Comox Valley. Burnished gold and ivory are paired with the antique browns and organic greens found in the gardens and structures around. The gorgeous bride appears to be a natural work of art belonging in these surroundings!…

Spring Romance at Olympic View Golf Course

Spring Romance – This gorgeous editorial was organized by the Olympic View Golf Course and featured amazing Vancouver Island vendors creating a romantic spring wedding with a modern theme. The beautiful ballroom features an unforgettable view through floor to ceiling windows. The beautiful models are a real couple who are marrying in a few months…

Liz & Alex at Black Rock Ucluelet Wedding

Black Rock Oceanfront Resort in Ucluelet hosted this beautiful wedding. Liz & Alex knew they wanted the perfect combination of Vancouver Island rainforest and beach and they found it! It was bound to happen sooner or later…we are so happy that Liz & Alex are our first E-harmony couple! They bonded online over common interests…

Beautiful Crown Isle Love Story in Comox Valley

Beautiful Crown Isle love story! This Comox Valley wedding was filled with fun – children, outdoor lawn games, chocolate fountains, homegrown advice for the newlyweds and a rather epic bouquet toss! There was also tearful moments and loving emotion as David & Tina tied the knot under the roof of the gazebo at Crown Isle Resort. Tina…

Jenn & Brady Celebrate Overlooking the Ocean on Gabriola Island

An Ocean Wedding  that was perfect! Jenn & Brady were blessed with a day filled with memory making moments and wonderful friends and family.  All their guests traveled to Gabriola Island to celebrate their nuptials and were rewarded with a lovely ceremony overlooking the ocean followed by a reception that featured live music and lots…

English Garden Wedding with Gatsby Style on Vancouver Island

We couldn’t top this classic vintage English garden wedding editorial on the beautiful grounds of The English Inn in Victoria.

West Coast Wild Beauty with Pnina Tornai

Weddings in Tofino & Ucluelet are wildly popular these days as couples embrace the beaches and ancient rainforest on the west coast of Vancouver Island.

Urban Romance at The Guild

Romantic atmosphere fills every photo in this dramatic inspirational shoot! Rich colours and traditional lace were the backdrop to a casual mix of beauty and urban chic.