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'Calgary', Alberta · From August 2020

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August 5, 2022

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Engagement ring on wedding day
Melanie, On August 3, 2022 at 14:21

What did everyone do with their engagement rings on their wedding day? Specifically during the ceremony! Did you wear it on your right hand, not wear it all?

Dessa, tuesday 9-Aug-22 8 188 1
First look or not?
Maggnard-Smanta, On July 5, 2022 at 01:11

Hi there, Wondering if you are doing a first look and why you decided or not to have one. We always wanted to have a first look to have more time after the ceremony to mingle with guests during...

Maggnard-Smanta, thursday 4-Aug-22 64
Hashtag help!
Melanie, On June 22, 2022 at 09:29

Hi everyone! My wedding is about a month and a half away and I need some help with creating a hashtag! My name is Melanie Flavin and my fiancé is Christopher Duarte. Any idea is greatly appreciated! 😊...

V Pe, monday 27-Jun-22 5 84
Menu cards
Melanie, On May 19, 2022 at 19:24

Our caterer will be serving dinner buffet style. Are menu cards necessary? Or will signage at the buffet table stating what is what be enough?

Rebecca, sunday 12-Jun-22 15
Wedding timeline
Hailey, On May 16, 2022 at 15:27

Hi ! I am trying to figure out my wedding timeline, the biggest hurdle is trying to figure out how long it will take for hair and makeup for approx 5-6 people. I ideally want my ceremony at 4:00 pm...

Hailey, wednesday 18-May-22 10
Wedding favours
Meghan, On April 26, 2022 at 16:45

What is everyone doing/do for wedding favours? I was thinking cookies but would love some other options that are budget friendly! TIA

Krista, saturday 28-May-22 28
Family member wearing white
Melanie, On April 24, 2022 at 17:25

I’m kind of stuck right now. My grandma wants to wear a white shirt with a beige cardigan to my wedding. I know traditionally the bride is the only one supposed to be wearing white, but she seems to...

Carine, tuesday 10-May-22 13
Melanie, On April 16, 2022 at 12:58

Does anyone have any recommendations on reasonably priced alterations places in Calgary? TIA!

Malyssa, monday 18-Apr-22 2 43
Purchasing alcohol
Melanie, On April 3, 2022 at 18:05

How far in advance did you purchase your alcohol? We’re getting married in August of this year, is it too early to start buying?

Tunisha, monday 4-Apr-22 6 124
Melanie, On March 30, 2022 at 17:57

Anyone that’s gotten married, or attended a wedding at the Shawnessy barn in Calgary know if they have an ATM on site?

Amanda, thursday 31-Mar-22 1 37
Wedding Planner Appreciation
Melanie, On March 11, 2022 at 16:12

For those of you that hired a wedding planner, how did you thank them at the end? Flowers, tip, gift?

Lynnie, monday 14-Mar-22 2 67
Bridal Shower Dress
Melanie, On March 9, 2022 at 16:36

Hello beautiful brides! Where did everyone get their bridal shower dress?

Alexandra, tuesday 15-Mar-22 11
diy Photo booth
Melanie, On March 3, 2022 at 20:15

Has anyone done their own version of a photo booth with a ring light tripod and background? I’m wanting to have a photo booth but would like to save a bit of money by doing a diy one. Wanted to find...

Lindsay, friday 4-Mar-22 2 77 1
Bridal pj set
Lindsay, On March 3, 2022 at 19:45

Hi guys! Where do you find bridal PJ sets? I’m trying to find some but I’m totally lost. If you guys have ideas please let me know thank you!

Amanda, friday 4-Mar-22 6
Melanie, On February 16, 2022 at 18:37

Hi beautiful brides! I am completely stuck and undecided on what I should do for my hair! I cannot decide for the life of me on if I want it down or an updo. I have attached some photos of some styles...

Tunisha, sunday 27-Feb-22 20
Honeymoon fund
Melanie, On January 16, 2022 at 23:24

My fiancé and I live together and pretty much have everything we need, so we’ve decided to do a cash registry to put towards our honeymoon. For anyone else that has done this, did you set up an actual...

Alyx, sunday 30-Jan-22 15 385
Alcohol budget (toonie bar for 100 people)
Melanie, On January 11, 2022 at 04:20

What was or is everyone’s budget for alcohol? We are doing a toonie bar with about 100 people in attendance

KELLY, saturday 5-Feb-22 19 359 1
Anyone else having this problem?
Melanie, On May 20, 2021 at 18:54

Is anyone else on here having issues with vendors leaving your messages on read, and not replying? I’ve been messaging a couple of venues the past week, 1 in particular I would love to have my wedding...

Vinod, tuesday 25-May-21 4
Is it too early?
Melanie, On May 13, 2021 at 23:44

I am getting married next summer, and was wanting to do my bridesmaid/moh proposals in the next couple of days. Is it too early? I know it’s still a little over a year away, but I’m certain the girls...

Amanda, sunday 30-May-21 17 320
Wedding website
Melanie, On March 7, 2021 at 16:27

Has anyone had the same problem with trying to upload a photo from camera roll, on the wedding website this app provides? Does it just not work on a mobile device?

Melanie, sunday 7-Mar-21 61
Need help planning a timeline
Melanie, On January 11, 2021 at 20:49

In need of some help/advice on planning a timeline for a 4pm ceremony start, with no first look! And preferably a reception that will start between 5:30pm-6:00pm. Anything and everything helps! TIA

Amelia, tuesday 12-Jan-21 5 101


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