Melissa Dawn Designs

Bronte Bride is a local west-canadian wedding publication and resource dedicated to inspiration, education, & collaboration.

We want to offer something new to the modern couple;
We aim to not only share incredible local inspiration, but to educate, collaborate, and grow our creative community.

We have an amazing community of vendors here at Brontë Bride, and we are so excited to share them with you! From FLORISTS TO  photographers to venues, we have every vendor you'll need to help make your special day even more special!

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This Styled Shoot Is Serving Up Drinks and Beautiful Spring Wedding Inspiration

Calgary spring wedding inspiration with pastel florals

Fun and fanciful spring wedding inspiration with soft pastel colours and florals filled in every corner.

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Real Weddings

An Invermere Wedding Chocked Full of Meaningful Moments & Thoughtful Details

Invermere rainy outdoor wedding, outdoor wedding portrait inspiration

A stunning outdoor landscape mixed with thoughtful wedding details make this British Columbia wedding a Pinterest-perfect day.

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Bridal Shower

Planning a Bridal Shower: 7 Tips to Throw The Ultimate Shower

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Melissa Dawn Event Designs shares her seven steps to planning and hosting a bridal shower and her top tips along the way!

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Bridal Shower

Beautiful & Bubbly Bridal Shower Inspiration at Calgary’s New Downtown Venue, The Brownstone

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This bubbly bridal shower inspiration at Calgary’s new downtown venue, The Brownstone, features a bright palette and bubbly cocktails!

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Flowers

Tips for Having Beautiful Wedding Reception Flowers on a Budget

We want to give you 7 great tips to show you a few different ways you can get beautiful wedding flowers for a smaller wedding flowers budget.

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Decor & Styling

Over 30 Beautifully Styled Ceremony Scenes Across Alberta to Inspire Your Nuptials

Garden inspired ceremony arch with flowers at Azuridge Hotel for a summer wedding

We’re showcasing some beautiful ceremony inspiration by sharing over 30 incredible ceremony scenes from across Alberta!

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Embracing the Beauty of Florals With Contemporary Styling In This Feminine Wedding Editorial at Venue 308

Bride wearing an orchid floral crown, statement earrings at Venue 308 in Calgary Alberta

Florals meet contemporary design at this modern downtown feminine Wedding at Venue 308 with hues of peach, pink and blush.

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Planning and Advice

Important Things to Consider When Creating Your Wedding Budget

Important Things to Consider When Creating Your Wedding Budget - Budgeting Tips on the Brontë Bride Blog

Melissa Dawn shares 3 important things to consider when creating your wedding budget, and a list of ideas for smaller-budget weddings!

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Craving a Paris Getaway? This Parisian Wedding Inspiration Will Transport You To The Streets of France

Parisian Wedding Inspiration

This modern Calgary restaurant was transformed into the ultimate Parisian wedding inspiration, featuring a quaint soft blue colour palette.

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Covid-19 & Your Wedding

Covid-19 and Your Wedding // Part Four: Wedding Postponement FAQ

Wedding Postponement FAQ - how to postpone - tips from local Albertan wedding industry vendors - on the Bronte Bride Blog

We have an incredible community of local vendors at Bronte Bride, who have helped us answer 40 of your wedding postponement faq’s! Includes everything you need to know about wedding postponement, and more!

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5 Ways Under $30 to Decorate Your Home for Fall

5 Ways Under $30 to Decorate Your Home for Fall

Decorating for every season and holiday can get pricey really quickly, so guest writer Melissa from Melissa Dawn Designs is sharing some of her favourite ways to adorn your home that WON’T drain your bank account.

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