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|

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|