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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

3/10/2020

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

3/08/2020

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 But the traditional wedding celebration is quickly becoming associated with “outdated”.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

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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

2/22/2020

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

2/15/2020

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

2/02/2020

Vendor Spotlight: Plan Your Canmore Wedding at Silvertip Resort

Canmore wedding

There are so many moments that make your wedding day special. From the rehearsal dinner to your first dance as newlyweds, it’s a time full of precious moments and highlights to remember. One of these moments is getting ready on the morning of with your bridesmaids, friends, and family around you. But a lack of […]

Banff

1/31/2020

The Ultimate Guide to Getting Ready on Your Banff Wedding Day

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You’ve had the perfect proposal and the engagement party is behind you. Now, the wedding planning can finally begin! Brides-to-be approach wedding planning very differently, and every bride is unique. Some have had their dream wedding in mind for years and others aren’t sure what they want. Either way, the decisions and planning that go […]

Tips

1/30/2020

The Top 11 Apps for Planning Your Rocky Mountain Wedding

rocky mountain wedding

Since its inception in the nineteenth century, Banff has attracted visitors from all over the world, and it’s not difficult to see why. From its awe-inspiring mountain landscape to the lively town, Banff brings the best of wilderness and tourism together. Couples flock to Banff for the beautiful views, gorgeous venues, and the sense of […]

Banff

1/27/2020

Magical Mountain Romance: Why Couples are Eloping in Banff

Banff Elopement

Situated one hour west of Calgary in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, Canmore is a small mountain village just five minutes away from the entrance to Banff National Park. While it’s become an increasingly popular tourist destination in recent decades, an increase in weddings in Canmore is really starting to put this small town […]

Canmore

1/22/2020

Why Weddings in Canmore Make for Romantic + Memorable Moments

weddings in canmore

Ever thought about getting eyelash extensions in Canmore but you’re not sure where to start? Allow us to introduce Shannon Hinchelwood, the brains and talent behind “Emerald Beauty”! Her premiere Eyelash Extension studio is located inside the Three Sisters Laser Clinic in Canmore. Specializing in everything eyelash + brows, Shannon quickly built up a loyal […]

Beauty

1/20/2020

Vendor Spotlight: Luxury Lashes in Canmore by Emerald Beauty

banff eyelash extensions

There are so many things to think about when choosing the perfect venue for your special day. While the look and feel of the venue itself are important, you also want to know if the food will be up to scratch, what the staff is like, will they work well with your other vendors… the […]

Venues

1/19/2020

Our Top 5 Wedding Venues in Banff

WEDDING VENUES IN BANFF

Even the most relaxed bride can find the process of planning and coordinating a wedding to be overwhelming. There is so much to think about that it can start to feel like a job. Even more so when planning a destination wedding in the Rocky Mountains. From sourcing vendors to coordinating every last minute of […]

Wedding Planners

1/18/2020

Vendor Spotlight: Signature Weddings by Ashley

Signature Weddings by Ashley

Watching your wedding video should bring you right back to the most special moment of your life. The right videographer will understand how to capture the essence of who you are as a couple and a true representation of the magical atmosphere of your wedding day. But a good videographer is much more than their […]

Videographers

1/16/2020

Vendor Spotlight: Banff Wedding Videos by Castaño Films

Banff wedding videos

We all want to look and feel like the best versions of ourselves, especially on our wedding day. Not only because it’s the most important day of our lives, but because we want to look back on the photographs and other memories fondly and feel that our wedding day “look” truly reflected the magical quality […]

Beauty

1/15/2020

Vendor Spotlight: Banff Wedding Makeup by Beautymark Makeovers

Banff wedding makeup

Your wedding floral design is like the cherry on top of your bridal couture, your centerpieces, your bridesmaids’ dresses… and anywhere else you want to go floral crazy for your big day! They can inspire a summery warmth or a winter wonderland aesthetic, timeless elegance or fun and quirky energy. Basically, just like the rest […]

Florals

1/14/2020

Vendor Spotlight: Beautiful Wedding Florals by Alpine Blooms

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