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|

Melanie Parent Events 2017 year in review

Melanie Parent Events 2017 year in review When I started thinking about what to write for Melanie Parent Events 2017 year in review I had a few highlights in my head of how 2017 shaped up for my business. But when I sat down and really looked at all that happened I was blown away [...]

January 8th, 2018|Inspiration, Planning Advice|

Grace and Carlo Fort Garry Hotel wedding

Grace and Carlo Fort Garry hotel wedding This Fort Garry hotel wedding is not like any other we've seen before! This wedding truly went above and beyond in every way imaginable. Be ready to be inspired and fall in love with this stunning design, envisioned by the couple and put together by myself and an [...]

November 21st, 2017|Featured Weddings, Inspiration, Real Weddings|

Hailey and Niko tent wedding

Hailey and Niko tent wedding Hailey and Niko's tent wedding was a dream! Located just outside Winnipeg at Cielo's Garden this wedding was truly perfect in every way. The look and feel for this wedding was less is more. For anyone who's been to Cielo's you know the venue does not need much decor. With [...]

October 23rd, 2017|Inspiration, Real Weddings|

Bohemian Styled photoshoot

Bohemian Styled photoshoot This shoot came together when Tricia the Events Manager from St. Boniface Golf course (who is amazing by the way!) asked if I would be interested in styling their new ceremony space. Obviously I jumped at the opportunity to be one of the first to utilize this newly renovated space! I knew right away [...]

September 20th, 2017|Inspiration, Styled Shoots|

Caroline and Davis Winnipeg Convention Centre

Caroline and Davis Winnipeg Convention Centre This wedding day was much different for me in so many ways since Caroline and Davis are some of my closest friends. Caroline and Davis approached me over a year ago to help them in planning this day. I was excited and a little and nervous. I want every [...]

August 24th, 2017|Inspiration, Real Weddings|

colourful wedding Colour Me Wed inspiration shoot

Colourful Wedding Colour Me Wed inspiration shoot I am very excited to be sharing the "Colour Me Wed" styled shoot with all of you. A lot of time, effort, and creativity went into creating this wildly colourful afternoon at one of my favourite childhood destinations....Tinkertown! Sure, we've seen wedding parties take photos at Tinkertown in [...]

July 4th, 2017|Inspiration, Styled Shoots|

Meagan and Mike Manitoba Fall Wedding

Meaghan and Mike Manitoba Fall Wedding When I first met Meaghan and Mike, I instantly knew I wanted to be a part of there wedding. These two decide on a beautiful fall wedding taking place on a private property near the city. The atmosphere was casual yet the details were elegant and personalized to fit [...]

May 12th, 2017|Inspiration, Real Weddings|

Winter wedding inspiration photo shoot

Winter Wedding inspiration photo shoot At Melanie Parent Events I absolutely love Style and Design work. Being given full creative range of an event or styled shoot couldn't make me happier. When I was asked by the Winnipeg Wedding Photographers Collective if we wanted to collaborate, I could barely contain my excitement. Having 5 talented [...]

April 12th, 2017|Inspiration, Styled Shoots|

Greenery: Pantone colour of the year 2017

 Greenery: Pantone colour of the year 2017 Pantone colour of the year 2017 is no surprise to us! Greenery has been trending in the wedding industry for quite some time now. We feel it's about time it gets the recognition it deserves by being named Pantone colour of the year 2017! This colour is so [...]

March 26th, 2017|Inspiration|