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Photography disagreement
Abbie, On June 15, 2021 at 12:04

Hi all! So I’m having a huge struggle with trying to explain why hiring a professional photographer is so important to me to my parents. FH is on my side - you (hopefully!!) only have one wedding and...

Abbie, wednesday 23-Jun-21 34 245
Donation in lieu of favours
Desiree, On June 17, 2021 at 10:48

Has anyone done a donation to a charity in honour of their wedding guests instead of giving everyone wedding favours? Feedback or your thoughts on this.

Kelsey, tuesday 22-Jun-21 10 85 1
Day of Wedding Timeline — Help!!
Megen, On June 19, 2021 at 20:49

I need help creating a day timeline from the time I wake up until the time the ceremony starts! I’m hoping to have a first look, and our ceremony starts at 3pm.

Rachel, monday 21-Jun-21 7 229 1
Destination Wedding 2022
Fiona, On June 14, 2021 at 16:51

Engaged in Sept/2019 & started planning in March/2020 for July/2021 just as COVID hit, we haven't planned since as there is so much uncertainty We're glad that we didn't commit to anything as I...

Chelsea, sunday 20-Jun-21 7 92 1
Plan a wedding Covid revision fatigue and inspiration
Debbie, On June 14, 2021 at 21:19

I am not sure how many of you have felt or feel the same way. I had the original plan postponed last year - secured a vendor had them cancel with less than two weeks to the event date, had a cake...

Vinod, sunday 20-Jun-21 4 92
Cash registry!
Ashton, On June 15, 2021 at 21:21

Hello! We are wanting to set up a registry for cash for the wedding. What ones have people chosen for there’s? Help!

Vinod, sunday 20-Jun-21 11 212
Civil ceremony then a brunch
Chiom, On June 19, 2021 at 08:25

Due to Covid we postponed our wedding ceremony to next year 2022.we plan on having the civil ceremony this summer July 31 in Toronto. We are thinking of having a brunch or dinner with friends and...

Vinod, sunday 20-Jun-21 3 68
nye Wedding?
Jory, On June 13, 2021 at 03:28

I'm considering a New Year Eve wedding... but have some hesitations. Curious to hear the community's thoughts on these things: 1) Is it a bad anniversary date? 2) Do you think people will be extra...

Jasmine, thursday 17-Jun-21 13 171
Timeline for Officiant
Abbie, On June 10, 2021 at 17:48

So, I know they say book your venue and photographer *at least* a year out, but I’m not finding any such guidelines for booking the officiant. Any thoughts?

Jasmine, tuesday 15-Jun-21 29 306
Uneven Bridemaids & Groomsmen
Lynne, On March 21, 2021 at 10:13

As the title states, what if we have an uneven amount of bridemaids and groomsmen? I plan to have my 4 sisters to be MOH and 3 bridesmaids while my fiance plans to only have his brother as a Best Man....

Amanda, monday 14-Jun-21 6 104
Need help for newbie
Alicia, On June 9, 2021 at 12:35

Hi I'm new to this all lol it's my first wedding and I'm 27 with no clue what I am doing!! Can I please get some help

Amanda, monday 14-Jun-21 11 138 1
August 2021
Kellsey, On June 7, 2021 at 14:22

How is everyone that’s having a August 2021 wedding feeling about COVID restrictions. I want to be optimistic that everything will be open. But with stampede a go here in Calgary I’m worried to go...

Desiree, monday 14-Jun-21 11 480
Ideas for After Ceremony with Restrictions
Mike, On June 8, 2021 at 23:28

Hi, I live in a city where we have few restrictions. Currently, we are allowed up to 50 people. The wedding is on a hot sunny day (according to the forecast) at 1 PM. We do NOT have any reception. Our...

Vinod, monday 14-Jun-21 8 163
Early Invites + No Save the Dates
Andrea, On May 27, 2021 at 00:11

Hey everyone! We are getting married in June 2022, and we are currently back and forth on whether spending the money on save the dates is necessary? We have a ton of out of town guests, so I...

Tara, monday 14-Jun-21 11 162
Clauds, On May 31, 2021 at 08:46

Has anyone done this for their wedding? My reception is in August and I would like to send out invites online in batches (depending on how many people will be allowed by this time). I've already had...

Shanice, thursday 10-Jun-21 7 99
Safety plans
Sarah, On June 1, 2021 at 19:20

I’m curious what other couples are doing in regards to safety plans.I bought 2 chalk board easels for $20 and they are perfect for my ceremony timeline and the bar menu but I’m thinking it will...

Shanice, thursday 10-Jun-21 9 152
Ceremony vs Reception Attendance
Hank, On June 2, 2021 at 20:06

With such a huge divide on how many are allowed at a ceremony vs reception (ie in Ontario's case, 10 people for outdoor reception vs capacity based on 2m distancing for ceremony starting June 14), are...

Shanice, thursday 10-Jun-21 4 152
Feeling deflated
Amanda, On May 26, 2021 at 06:26

Is anyone else feeling completely deflated. My wedding is booked for October 31 2021 and I was feeling optimistic more in the way of having my total guest list of 42 people. I don't care about masks...

Shanice, thursday 10-Jun-21 10 330
Favorite Vendor That You Booked
Amanda, On June 3, 2021 at 18:41

Hey Everyone! Hope you're all enjoying your week. It's almost the weekend! What was your favorite vendor that you booked while planning your wedding? Photographer, DJ, Cake, Flowers, Coordinator,...

Niks, thursday 10-Jun-21 10 163 2
Finance Stress
Finch, On September 29, 2019 at 16:54

Hi! We are planning a wedding in early 2021 and have barely booked a venue and already I'm stressing over money. Any tips on how to keep a low budget but beautiful wedding? We are already in at almost...

Jim, wednesday 9-Jun-21 20 289
Amanda, On May 20, 2021 at 15:59

Hey Everyone! What are you all planning on doing for flowers?! Are you going artificial or real? What kind of flowers are you going with?! Lets show us what you got so everyone can get some ideas....

Amanda, wednesday 9-Jun-21 15 234
What are you doing with covid?
Kristen, On April 21, 2021 at 07:49

I am just wondering what everyone else who is planning for this summer has been doing with the third wave going strong. As of right now, we aren’t even allowed to travel to our venue, but still...

Melissa, tuesday 8-Jun-21 14 655
Venue Hunting
Brittany, On June 4, 2021 at 11:10

HI All! I was wondering if any of you had the satisfaction of watching your future husband/wife actually show interest and have their eyes light up in a possible venue for the wedding? We have checked...

Megan, monday 7-Jun-21 9 211 1
Silver Linings- Planning a wedding during Covid.
Liberty, On May 31, 2021 at 14:02

I know this pandemic has been very hard on everyone! But I wanted to open up a discussion about any silver linings you may have had planning a wedding during this time. My Fiancé and I got engaged Dec...

SAR, sunday 6-Jun-21 18 213
Venue Estimate
Abbie, On May 2, 2021 at 13:48

We’re finally ready to put a deposit down on our venue 😁 just wondering, if we have an estimate for 50 people, but it turns out only 45 RSVP to come, are we still on the hook for 50 meals? I...

Abbie, saturday 5-Jun-21 18 255
Bridal party gifts for the day of ideas?
Jamie, On June 4, 2021 at 11:48

Thinking of getting them earrings from a local store and thinking of pjs or robe but not sure of size. Also has this gift been over done (referring to pjs n robe)

Amanda, saturday 5-Jun-21 6 109
What gifts did you give?
Charlotte, On June 4, 2021 at 07:40

What did you /plan to give those who helped with the wedding as a gift? (Parents, wedding party, officiant...) I need some inspiration and ideas!

Hank, saturday 5-Jun-21 5 106
What exactly does event insurance cover?
Sarah, On June 2, 2021 at 00:25

Does anyone in the lower mainland know much about event insurance?My vendors all have liability insurance and I’m not at all concerned about covering losses if a vendor cancels last minute.Is there a...

Vinod, friday 4-Jun-21 1 49
Hotel blocks
Samantha, On June 3, 2021 at 19:26

I’m getting married in Toronto, which is where I live, but we’ll have a large number of out of town I need to book a hotel block?

Vinod, friday 4-Jun-21 5 98
Balancing a First and Second Marriage
Lisa, On May 28, 2021 at 14:38

I'm planning a wedding which will (hopefully!!) be my first/only, however my SO has been married once before in the past 10 years. This will likely be the only opportunity for my parents to see one of...

Celine, friday 4-Jun-21 7 107 1
Floral Budget?
Kaitlyn, On February 15, 2019 at 11:16

Hey brides, I’m starting to think about floral needs/arrangements for my August 2020 wedding. How much of your budget are you allocating to flowers? Are you using real or faux? A combination? Thanks!...

Dominique, thursday 3-Jun-21 49 2,497
Wedding Playlist Guide/checklist
Lisa, On May 28, 2021 at 15:56

Who has a music checklist they're using to write down must-have and do-not-play songs they want to share? For all aspects of the wedding, from walking down the aisle to exiting the reception!

Tunisha, wednesday 2-Jun-21 20 163 1