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Published In: Style Me Pretty Like many young girls growing up, Jenna always dreamed of her wedding day. Shen never missed an episode of any wedding dress show or movie and was constantly adding to her Pinterest boards. Shortly after getting engaged in late-October 2021, Jenna and Aaron went to visit Jenna’s dream venue, Stonefields […]

Stonefields Estate Wedding : Bride Hand Beads Her Own Gown and Shocks Guests with Helicopter Grand Entrance

September 1, 2022

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When Christina and Rob first connected on a dating app, little did they know they would be engaged in Hawaii within the year. Rob being a traditional man made sure to seek permission from Christina’s parents before jet-setting to Hawaii to propose next to Waimoku Falls. They knew early on in their relationship they’d spend […]

A Classic Fairmont Chateau Laurier Wedding

July 1, 2022

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Published in: Style Me Pretty From the Bride:“We actually first met in March 2010 at a party celebrating the Persian new year. Farzad’s best man, Saman, was actually our mutual friend and we met through him. After that initial meeting, we didn’t see each other for 5 years until reconnecting again in 2015 through Saman […]

Romantic Iranian Wedding Full of Personal Touches at Le Belvédère

June 1, 2022

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We’re dreaming of sweet Canadian maple syrup and the warm atmosphere of a rolling fire after this snowy wedding at the Temples Sugar Bush in Ottawa, Ontario Canada. The sunshine glistened through the fresh layer of snow, creating the perfect backdrop for Kelly and Chris’ dreamy winter wonderland wedding. The refreshingly sophisticated colour palette featured […]

A Canadian Winter Wedding at Temples Sugar Bush – Kelly and Chris

March 8, 2021

Planning a wedding during a pandemic can be a challenge but Sarah and Paul did an incredible job alongside their creative team to execute a wedding day straight out of a fairytale. We just loved being a part of their Fairmont Chateau Laurier wedding – it was so full of joy and laughter! Sarah and […]

A Fairmont Chateau Laurier Wedding – Sarah and Paul

November 8, 2020

Katherine and Collin’s autumn Herb Garden wedding was cozy and surrounded by their closest friends and family. Not to mention, they had a delicious taco food truck – isn’t that the greatest idea during these times? From the beautiful florals by Sinclair & Co. Design to the picturesque gardens, the couple did an amazing job […]

The Herb Garden Wedding – Katherine and Collin

October 28, 2020

Just like many other engaged 2020 couples had different plans for their wedding day, so did Kelsey and Caleb. Originally they had discussed holding their wedding in Nova Scotia considering that where the couple grew up. After quickly realizing that the big fancy wedding wasn’t for them, they shifted gears and planned an adventurous destination […]

A Downtown Ottawa Elopement – Kelsey and Caleb

October 24, 2020

In the quiet and picturesque countryside of Ottawa, ON there is an elegant wedding venue that provides every couple the most pristine amenities and backdrops for their wedding day. Stonefields Estate is by far one of our favourite wedding venues to photograph couples on one of the most important days of their lives. The well […]

A Fall Stonefields Estate Wedding – Catherine and Dave

October 22, 2020

When Riyaz first laid eyes on Ashley, he had no idea that a beautiful adventure was about to begin. Ashley and Riyaz decided to have an intimate elopement downtown Ottawa in lieu of their grand Four Seasons wedding they originally planned on due to Covid-19. On a rainy summer day, with Ashley’s sweet daughter by […]

A Rainy Downtown Ottawa Elopement – Ashley and Riyaz

September 9, 2020

We’ve all marveled at the most glorious photos wedding photographers have to offer. They paper their homepages, coat their experience pages and fill their Instagram feeds. They are the most beautiful examples of the work these talented photographers can do, and they are the images we look at when deciding whether or not to book […]

How To Create A Cohesive Wedding Day Look

June 4, 2020

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