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Photo: Agathe Bernard Once you’ve decided to have a videographer for your wedding, you’ll spend a lot of time browsing highlight videos online. And you might find a few whose aesthetic really fits your vision. But finding the perfect videographer takes so much more than just viewing a highlight reel.  This person is going to […]

Vendors, Videographers

7/07/2020

Vendor Spotlight: Spectacular Wedding Videos by Elora May Creative

Photographs are a beautiful way to capture special moments on your wedding day. But having a video allows you to truly live those moments time and time again. And when it comes to shooting wedding videos in the Rocky Mountains, you need a wedding videographer who can combine seamless indoor and outdoor shots to truly […]

Vendors, Videographers

May 17, 2020

Vendor Spotlight: Timeless Wedding Videos by RD3 Productions

RD3 productions

Photo: Sarah Beau Photography Here at the Rocky Mountain Wedding Collective, we’re all about everything wedding related in Banff, Canmore, Emerald Lake, Lake Louise, and beyond. But our corner of the world has lots more to offer for couples who want to celebrate their wedding here. Calgary, a city just one hour away from Banff, […]

News, The Collective

4/21/2020

RMWC x Bronte Bride: An Exciting New Partnership in the Works

Mountain peaks, glassy lakes, green forests, and blue skies – these are a few of our favourite things about Banff weddings. Turns out, the rest of the world agrees. So, Banff has become a hotspot for destination weddings. Not only does the area offer top-class vendors and incredible photo opportunities, but Banff wedding venues are […]

Banff, Venues

April 20, 2020

Weddings at Fairmont Banff Springs: Everything You Need to Know

We recently posted an article with some recommendations on whether you should cancel or postpone your wedding due to the uncertainty around the COVID 19 outbreak. Since the situation is continually evolving, we’ve put together some more recent information and advice. Read on to find out what postponement means for your deposits, contracts, and potential […]

News, Tips

4/14/2020

The Latest Advice for Postponing Your Wedding During COVID 19

Beautiful venues, pristine gowns and everything else that goes with a traditional wedding concept are great – but some of us like a touch more adventure on the big day! If you’re a couple who likes to explore the great outdoors, you need a wedding photographer who loves it, too. Why stay inside when you […]

Photographers, Vendors

April 8, 2020

Vendor Spotlight: Darren Roberts Photography

Darren Roberts Photography

Your wedding invitations are your guests’ first impression of what to expect on your big day. They set the tone – is this a casual, backyard wedding? A glamorous “ballgown required” event? Barefoot on the beach? A Rocky Mountain adventure? You might have the concept in your mind, but getting it down on paper is […]

Vendors, Wedding Stationery

4/05/2020

Vendor Spotlight: Wedding Invitations by Pink Umbrella Designs

wedding invitations

When you choose a wedding photographer, the most important thing is that your personalities gel. You’re going to be spending a lot of time together and they’ll form a big part of your day, from “getting ready” shots, to first looks and intimate wedding portraits.  So if you picture yourself strolling on the beach, throwing […]

Photographers, Vendors

March 31, 2020

Vendor Spotlight: Intimate Wedding Photography by Kadie Hummel

kadie hummel photography

Nothing adds a romantic finishing touch to your wedding design quite like florals. From delicate hydrangeas to lush roses, flowers can help convey your unique personality and the atmosphere you want to create for your big day. But when faced with thousands of choices and combinations, coming up with wedding flower ideas can be tricky! […]

Florals, Tips

3/30/2020

Your Perfect Floral Design: Wedding Flower Ideas from the Experts

wedding flower ideas

What are the two things that come to mind when you’re trying to choose wedding gifts for your bridesmaids? Something pretty, and something you can customize are both usually top of the list. Well, we’re about to introduce you to a business that combines both of those things! Marbella Dish is a business based out […]

Vendors

March 24, 2020

Vendor Spotlight: Beautiful Bridal Gifts by Marbella Dish

marbella dish

If your wedding was scheduled somewhere within the next eight weeks or beyond, you might be panicking about what to do given the evolving situation with COVID-19. The coronavirus outbreak has thrown the wedding industry into chaos, but we’re here to provide you with support. Let’s start by addressing the most pressing and stressful concerns […]

News, Tips

3/24/2020

Postponing Your Wedding: What Are Your Options?

Engagement sessions, like people, come in all different shapes and sizes and each couple have their own unique idea for what they should entail. For some people, a single photo of the proposal is all they dream of. While others like to take advantage of this exciting time and plan something a little more adventurous. […]

Banff, Tips

March 10, 2020

How to Plan Your Adventure Engagement Session

This great continent is home to some truly inspirational scenery and wildly romantic spots. North America is home to some of the best places to elope in the world. And now that elopements are on the rise, we’ve been busy collecting our top ten spots for you to consider for your own elopement. When it […]

The Collective, Tips

3/08/2020

The 10 Best Places to Elope in North America

best places to elope

Rocky Mountain Lakes are known all over the world for their beauty. Incredible blue and green water stretches out between frosty mountain peaks, drawing visitors to their shores in huge numbers year on year. Unfortunately, if you don’t do your research, you could end up arriving at the lakeshore to a big blanket of plain […]

Tips

March 8, 2020

Rocky Mountain Lakes: When They Thaw and Best Times to Visit

Twenty Twenty Photography Weddings are often loaded with tradition. But the traditional wedding celebration is quickly becoming associated with “outdated”. That’s because the classic wedding celebration is often pretty exclusionary of people who don’t fit the “traditional” mold.  Couples come in all different shapes, sizes, creeds, colours, and orientations. Here at the Rocky Mountain Wedding […]

The Collective, Tips

2/25/2020

Carving Out an Inclusive Corner in the Banff Wedding Industry

inclusive weddings

Moraine Lake is only half the size of its neighbour just a 15-minute drive away, Lake Louise. But it’s still a hugely popular destination for hikers, families, kayakers, photographers and most importantly, wedding photos! The lake has become a world-renowned beauty spot thanks to the soaring mountains and spectacular aquamarine water. So if you’re thinking […]

Photographers

February 22, 2020

Everything Brides Need to Know About Moraine Lake Wedding Photos

Whether it’s for engagement photos, an elopement shoot, or adventurous wedding day portraits, the Canadian Rockies offers some truly spectacular areas to frame your perfect romantic moment. One such spot is Rummel Lake near the small town of Canmore, Alberta. We love showing off this unique location that we’re lucky enough to call our home […]

Canmore

2/19/2020

Rummel Lake: The Perfect Rocky Mountain Winter Hike

Rummel lake hike

Once the flush of excitement after your engagement begins to wear off, you have some decisions to make. And if you’re one of those ladies who has had your wedding planned since you were a little girl, then it’s full steam ahead! But for those of us who are a bit more uncertain about what […]

Tips

February 15, 2020

Should You Have a Wedding or Elope? Here’s How to Decide!

have a wedding or elope

Banff National Park is the ideal spot for more than just your wedding celebration. Many couples choose to return to this spot to say their “I dos” because they first experience a magical mountaintop Banff proposal! With the serene, peaceful landscape and the atmosphere of adventure, Banff proposals are the perfect way to begin your […]

Banff

2/08/2020

Banff Proposal Inspiration: Jordan + Jill’s Unforgettable Day

banff proposal

What do you want from a wedding venue? In answer to that question, most couples will mention impeccable service, great food, gorgeous rentals, lovely suites, and customizable packages that suit them down to the ground. But what if you could have all that, plus the stunning scenery of the Rocky Mountains as the backdrop to […]

Venues

February 2, 2020

Vendor Spotlight: Plan Your Canmore Wedding at Silvertip Resort

Canmore wedding

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