A lot has happened this year… and while we have experienced both the good and bad of 2020, we’ve also had the pleasure of featuring and showcasing a lot of meaningful love stories and beautiful wedding inspiration!
So in celebration of 2020 coming to an end, and a new year of love stories soon to commence, we’re sharing our Top 12 Most Popular Wedding Features of 2020! Check out the fan favourites below and see the very best wedding inspiration we’ve shared in 2020!
VINTAGE GLAMOUR MEETS TIMELESS ROMANCE AT MEADOW MUSE
We love the way the beautiful and timeless aesthetic of this wedding paired so well with the scenery and style of Meadow Muse. With a vintage car rental, beautifully calligraphed wedding banner, and stunning florals, this wedding is a testament to how a timeless aesthetic will always be in style.
Vendors: Planner: Paper Doll Weddings // Photography: Tim + Court Photo and Film // Florals: Faint Floral // Hair & Makeup: Something Borrowed Beauty // Dress Boutique: Pearl & Dot // Suit: Atelier by Ensemble // Bridesmaids’ Dresses: Mumu Weddings // Earrings: Joanna Bisley Designs // Cake: Pretty Sweet // Catering: Great Events // Day-of Signage: Emma Allen // Banner: By Gian Lee // Invitations: Moo // Venue: Meadow Muse // Vintage Car: Highland VIP // Chairs: Modern Luxe // Draping: Chair Flair
Be My Valentine: A Romantic Valentine’s Day Wedding at Chateau Lake Louise
On February 14, 2019 at Chateau Lake Louise, Mr & Mrs Valentine were wed on a perfect winter day. Yes, The Valentines were married on Valentine’s Day – how perfect, right?!
This romantic Valentine’s Day Wedding is filled with rich red tones and beautiful blooms. We couldn’t love this elegant V-Day affair more!
Vendors: Planning: Lynn Fletcher Weddings // Photographer: Kristyn Harder Photography // Venue: Chateau Lake Louise // Florals: Flower Artistry // Hair and Makeup: Chateau Lake Louise Spa // Officiant: Robin White // DJ: Pez Productions
OUR HEARTS ARE MELTING OVER THIS ADORABLY COZY WINTER ENGAGEMENT SESSION
These cuties took a trip to the mountains for the coziest of cozy winter engagement sessions. They brought along blankets, furs, beers, & hot chocolate, finishing their session by snuggling up by the fire!
Photographer // Madison Jamie Photography
THIS INTIMATE BACKYARD WEDDING PROVES HOW BEAUTIFUL AND MEANINGFUL A SMALL WEDDING CAN BE
With only 9 guests, Courtney and David were able to truly experience and cherish their day, forgoing the frenzy that comes hand-in-hand with a large scale event. The day was just as meaningful, if not more, as they were able to celebrate with their very closest friends and family (and their cute pup, Dublin!).
Vendors: Photography: Minted Photography // Wedding Dress: Novelle Bridal // Shoes: Bella Belle Shoes // Bride’s Hair & Makeup: Blush Artistry // Florals: Fabloomosity // Groom’s Tuxedo & Shoes: Harry Rosen // Groom’s Hair: Toxic Locs Hair Design // Catering: Thrive Catering Co
STUNNING GARDEN WEDDING INSPIRATION AT THE DEANE HOUSE IN HYACINTH, LAVENDER, & PINK
This stunning wedding editorial amidst the summer garden of the Deane House was designed for the feminine ethereal bride; the bride in love with her garden, and just plain in love. The palette was inspired by the Hyacinth flower, and we designed the shoot around the feminine palette of pale purple, pink, and periwinkle.
Vendors: Workshop: Hyacinth by True to Hue // Styling & Design: Brontë Bride // Photographer: Kristyn Harder // Florals: Flower Artistry // Venue: Deane House // Dresses: Blush & Raven // Jewelry: Elibre Handmade // Hair: Jessie Liao // Makeup: ML Artistry // Rentals: The Dish & The Spoon
ROMANTIC & MOODY FALL LAKE HOUSE WEDDING
This romantic Lake House wedding features lush florals in the perfect autumn tones and a stunning Galia Lahav bridal gown that we’re obsessed with! Justin and Nicole’s wedding day was full of thoughtful details, intimate family moments, and a rustic elegant aesthetic that suited the venue impeccably.
Vendors: Photographer: Red Bloom Photography // Planner: Picture Perfect Weddings // Venue : The Lake House // Florals: Flowers by Janie // Dress: The Bridal Boutique // Suit: Indochino // Hair & Makeup: Bellamore Beauty // Stationery: How Sweet // Prep Location: Hyatt Regency Calgary
SKY BISTRO BANFF WINTER WEDDING INSPIRATION
This winter wedding styled shoot at the Sky Bistro in Banff captures some stunningly perfect moments of winter, warmth, and romance.
We fell in love with the rooftop ceremony on the Banff Gondala terrace, displaying stunning views of not only the picturesque bride and florals, but the snow-capped mountains behind as well. Featuring hues of toffee, dusted rose, and black, this moody palette is the perfect complement to the stark white snow and pale blue sky of winter.
Vendors: Planning + Design Moments by Madeleine // Photographer Rocky Mountain Photo Co // Florals Flowers by Janie // Venue Sky Bistro Banff // Videographer Castaño Films // Bridal Gown Jenny Yoo from Blush and Raven // Veil Designer Daphne Newman Design // Bridal Hair Lilies and Lace Beauty Co // Make up Beauty Mark Makeovers // Rentals Modern Luxe Rentals // Menswear Supreme Menswear // Cake Bake my Day // Stationery Art and Alexander // Engagement Ring Luxura Diamonds // Gift Boxes BoxSmith Modern Gifts // Ring box The Mrs Box
INTIMATE COUNTRYSIDE NUPTIALS & MOROCCAN STYLED RECEPTION
With an intimate gathering of less than 40 people invited to watch the couple’s exchange of vows and rings, this beautiful fall wedding is the perfect showcase of a new emerging trend: micro weddings. Featuring terracotta tones, plum accents, and rattan decor, this intimate countryside wedding is filled to the brim with boho chic styling inspiration!
Vendors: Stylist: Brontë Bride // Coordinator: Moments by Madeleine // Photograph: Kadie Hummel // Videography: The Toth’s Photo & Film // Florals: Hen & Chicks // Event Rentals: Special Event Rentals, Lotholz & Co, Rustic Rentals by JL, JM Wilkinson Co, Prairie Bazaar, Orange Trunk // Hair Stylist: Jessie Liao // Stationery: Bexley Design Co // Makeup: ML Artistry // Cake: Pretty Sweet Co // Robe: Monograph // Boutique: Bridal Boutique // Gown: Martina Liana // Suit: Indochino //Bridal Hairpiece: Davie & Chiyo // Bridesmaids’ Hair Pins: Joanna Bisley Designs // Monogram Pins: Lark & Ives // Ring: Anna Sheffield // Favours: Bronte Bride x Preserved
WEDDING ON A HILL // ASHLEIGH & SEAN’S WEDDING AT HILLTOP WEDDING CENTER
You’re going to love everything about this summer wedding, complete with neon signage, bold shades of orange, custom favour bags (with the couple’s faces stamped on top), and modern minimalist signage.
Vendors: Photography: Brooklyn Caroline Photography // Planning: Locke Weddings Co. // Florals: Blumery Floral // Greenery: Succulents and Stems // Hair & Makeup: Bellamore Beauty // Calligraphy & Signage: Mandy Georgsen Calligraphy // Reception Banner: Gian Lee // Venue: Hilltop Wedding Center // Dress: Tara Lauren // Boutique: Blush & Raven
SNOWY SURPRISE PROPOSAL AT LAKE LOUISE
Peter stunned – his now fiancé! – Michelle with the surprise proposal of her dreams, on a snowy afternoon at Lake Louise. The location is close to both their hearts, as it’s a place they like to visit every year, so the snow-capped mountains and sentimental location set the perfect scene for this surprise proposal!
New Year’s Eve Winter Wedding Celebration at Silvertip Resort in Canmore
This Winter Wedding in Canmore may have been chilly, but this couple sure did make the best of it! With blankets at the ceremony for guests to use, pinecone decorations, and cozy portraits in the snow, this New Year’s Eve Wedding celebrates the blissful beauty of winter weddings, chilly weather and all!
Vendors: Photographer: Heidrich Photography // Florals: Fleurish Flower Shop // Hair & Makeup- Blush & Coco // Dress Boutique: Beckers Bridal // Wedding Dress Designer: Essence of Australia // Suit: Vera Wang // Bridesmaids Dresses: Vera Wang // Cake: CAKEify Studio // DJ & Photobooth: Local DJ // Invitations: Minted // Venue: Silvertip Resort
BOHEMIAN BARRIER LAKE ELOPEMENT WITH DRIED PALMS & UNDERSTATED EARTH TONES
Eloping is a beautiful and intimate alternative to the classic “big wedding event”, and with the stunning landscape of the Alberta Rockies in your backyard, you might as well take advantage! This Brontë Bride Editorial showcases all the beauty of Barrier Lake nuptials paired with the intimacy of a secluded elopement. If you’re a lover of dried florals, bohemian vibes, and understated neutrals, this inspiration is for you!
Vendors: Creative Direction & Styling: Bronte Bride // Photography: Kadie Hummel // Florals: Creative Edge Flowers // Hair: MSlay Studio // Makeup: Alannah Hilton // Dress: Lovenote Bride // Jewelry: Joanna Bisley Designs // Stationery: The Social Page Design Studio // Cake: Kake by Darci