Leanne and Adam Qualico Family Centre

Leanne and Adam Fall Qualico Family Centre Wedding Rain or shine, the show must go on! That was Leanne and Adam's attitude at their outdoor Qualico Family Centre wedding this past Fall. Even though the weather was not on our side; these two were determined to get married in the beautiful outdoor Leo Mol Sculpture [...]

September 21st, 2018|Real Weddings|

Bobby and Ashley’s Modern hotel wedding with vintage flare

Bobby and Ashley Modern hotel wedding with vintage flare It's always so much fun when I get to witness my friends get married, it's even more exciting when they ask me to help them plan it! Bobby and Ashley's dreamy modern hotel wedding with vintage flare will leave you full of inspiration and romantic vibes  [...]

August 28th, 2018|Featured Weddings, Inspiration, Real Weddings|

How to find your wedding style

How to find your wedding style Many couples come to me with a Pinterest board full of ideas, but when I look at it I see  3 or 4 different styles; and some don't even compliment the venue. They booked a regal vintage hotel but all their pins are boho chic....?! Also once we start [...]

July 11th, 2018|Inspiration, Planning Advice|

Jasmine and Cole gorgeous backyard wedding

Jasmine and Cole Gorgeous backyard wedding When I met Jasmine we instantly clicked! She told me all about her wonderful fiancé Cole and we talked about how they we're planning a gorgeous backyard wedding on her family's property. It all sounded so romantic and I knew I just had to work with them! Luckily the [...]

June 26th, 2018|Inspiration, Real Weddings|

Cocktail wedding Cocktail wedding styling ideas

Cocktail Wedding Cocktail wedding styling ideas   Cocktail style weddings are growing in popularity and we couldn't more on board with the idea! With a new style of wedding we think that should also mean new ideas! Today we're going to talk about Cocktail wedding styling ideas to compliment this trending style of reception. More and [...]

May 10th, 2018|Inspiration, Planning Advice|

Sam and Brad’s Cielos Garden Wedding

Sam and Brad Cielos Garden Wedding I know I say this often, but I truly have the best job, EVER! I get to surround myself with amazing people and their weddings. Sam and Brad's Cielos Garden wedding was no exception. When I met with Sam and Brad they knew exactly what they wanted, I was [...]

April 30th, 2018|Featured Weddings, Inspiration, Real Weddings|

Sweet Impressions Bakery Open House

Sweet Impressions Open House At Melanie Parent Events we are very fortunate to participate in some wonderful events. This time we had the pleasure of being apart of an open house. Last month we helped our friends with the first ever Sweet Impressions Bakery open house! We transformed the bakery into a wedding inspiration showroom [...]

April 18th, 2018|Inspiration, Vendor Spotlight|

Escort cards and place cards what is the difference?

Escort cards and Place cards What is the difference? We get this question all the time, so what is the difference between Escort cards and Place cards? While they both designate where guests are going to be seated, they do serve different purposes. Allow us to walk you through the difference and how you can [...]

April 4th, 2018|Planning Advice|

Cocktail Style Reception How to plan a cocktail style reception

Cocktail Style Reception What are things you should consider for a cocktail reception?   We all love a good cocktail party, so why not make it larger scale and plan one as your wedding reception! When I talk to couples and ask them what they enjoy most about weddings, it's always cocktail hour and the [...]

February 16th, 2018|Planning Advice|

Krista and Bret bohemian wedding

Krista and Bret Outdoor bohemian wedding I don't have the right words to describe this incredible wedding. When I met Krista and Bret we had an instant connection. Our styles and personalities just jived and I knew I wanted to help them plan the bohemian wedding they were describing. Luckily for me, the feeling was [...]

January 23rd, 2018|Featured Weddings, Inspiration, Real Weddings|