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Pop-Up Exposure

    Pop Ups are all about exposure. It may be for an artist to display a new series, a fashion designer to launch a new season’s wares or a photographer to bring together past and potential clients.  The end goal it to get people talking. In the past seven months I have had the
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A Great Debut – The Ottawa Bridal Party

Disclaimer – I heard about the Ottawa Bridal Party early in January and inquired about being a vendor.  Unfortunately they had already filled up and I wasn’t able to have a space.  I was a bit heartbroken, but nonetheless vowed to see what it was all about.  After my visit
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Ooh la la – La Salon de la Mariée

Early February is a great time for a short road trip, right?  I was interested in seeing the difference between the wedding shows in Ottawa and Montreal and Sheldon Kagan International was presenting the 33rd annual La Salon de la Mariée at the Palais de congrès in downtown Montreal.
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Wed By Hand

  I’ve been busy creating a unique tablescape for this show.  Stay tuned for more photos of what I’ve got up my sleeve!
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Location, Location, Location

Choosing a venue can be an exhausting experience.  You want to find one that is the right size, not too large or it will feel empty and not too small or everyone will be uncomfortable.  You also need to find one that has the right “feel” for your event. As you look at venues, keep the
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The Journey

We’ve covered communication, budgeting and finances – which are three of the pillars of a lasting relationship.  These subjects should be referenced on a regular basis, not only during the engagement, but at all times throughout the relationship. The next two steps are choosing
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The Road from Here

You’ve gotten engaged over the holidays – Congrats!  The road from here to the wedding will teach you some of the most important lessons of your life.  They aren’t necessarily easy lessons to learn, but are the foundation for a lasting relationship.  Over the coming days,
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Times, they are a changing

I hosted a dinner party last week for American Thanksgiving.  It was an intimate affair for 9 close friends.  The guest list was eclectic to say the least.  Present was my boyfriend (partner?.. we aren’t sure what the title is), the fiancé of a great friend, another friend who&#
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Winter Wonderland

As I awoke this morning to a fluffy covering of snow that turned yesterdays unraked yard into a clean slate, I realized how much I enjoy winter weddings.  In the winter, everything outdoors can have a clean and fresh feeling – which are two elements that many couples want at their wed
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