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BLUE HAZE BARBECUE DELI & CATERING

Posted by on 2:17 pm in Ask the Experts, V.I.B Weddings Issue 5, Vendor Spotlight

MANITOBA’S PREMIER BBQ CATERER: AUTHENTIC WOOD SMOKED BBQ Starting out as a small, Manitoba catering business in 2012, Blue Haze Barbecue has quickly grown into a highly sought-after catering company. It is complimented by a small restaurant and deli, as well as a food truck which has recently won Judges Choice, Best Food Truck Overall in 2019. They have earned many awards for their BBQ food right across Canada, including multiple first place takes for their ribs, chicken, pulled pork and the crowd favourite, Texas Style Brisket. Catering to...

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WHY HIRE A PROFESSIONAL MAKEUP ARTIST

Posted by on 2:34 pm in Ask the Experts, Health & Beauty, V.I.B Weddings Issue 5, Wedding Trends

Kelly Cherewick, Makeup Artist & Owner of The Artist Groupe Imagine it is the morning of your big day and you and your besties are lounging around your hotel room in your comfy pajamas, your favourite music playing, sipping on mimosas, and feeling super relaxed and refreshed. No one has to worry about doing their own hair or makeup as you are leaving it all up to the professionals. More and more brides today are opting for a mobile beauty team to come to them to ensure a stress-free and fun-filled morning. Not only can you relax and let...

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HUSH COLLECTION

Posted by on 5:03 pm in Ask the Experts, Gowns & Formal Wear, V.I.B Weddings Issue 5, Vendor Spotlight

A BRIDESMAID DRESS LINE THAT SPEAKS FOR ITSELF Photo: Christina W Kroeker Creative Located at 204-99 Osborne Street, HUSH Collection is an affordable dress boutique catered to bridesmaids. The boutique runs by appointment only from Thursday to Sunday, which allows groups to have a private consultation with the entire store to themselves when choosing their dresses. They are also open to the public for walk-ins Monday to Wednesday. Shopping for bridesmaids’ dresses should be a unique bonding moment between the bride/groom and their ladies. At...

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TIPS & TOOLS TO HELP PLAN YOUR BIG DAY

Posted by on 3:41 pm in Ask the Experts, V.I.B Weddings Issue 5, Wedding Resources

Leanne Rajotte, Owner of Prairie Sky Events Weddings are confusing, complicated and can be stressful. I could sit here and tell you all about how a wedding planner can help with all three of those things but I’d rather give you some tips and tools to make the process a little easier. BREATHEYes, I realize this seems like common sense, you do that every day, but I know sometimes we want to rush through the process. Take a step back, breathe and enjoy. This is your special day and you need to enjoy the engagement season. INCORPORATE YOU Ensure...

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GET INSPIRED

Posted by on 3:56 pm in Ask the Experts, Cakes, Sweets, & Favours, Flowers, V.I.B Weddings Issue 5, Wedding Resources, Wedding Trends

WHAT’S TRENDING FOR 2020 WEDDINGS THE DEVIL’S IN THE DETAILSIt’s no longer just about traditional colour schemes, but more about the atmosphere and vibe. Give your guests a unique experience with interactive entertainment, customizable menus, or even grand finale fireworks!Fireworks Archangel Fireworks Photo AMC Studio LET THEM EAT CAKE!Cake is one tradition couples aren’t skipping anymore. Make it your own with different colours, shapes, and textures.Cakes & Photo Cassidy & Johanna’s Cake Boutique GARDEN WEDDINGSA huge trend for...

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FINDING YOUR PHOTOG!

Posted by on 3:08 pm in Ask the Experts, V.I.B Weddings Issue 5

BY Chantelle Dione Photography Finding the right photographer for the most documented day of your life can be like putting together Swedish furniture. It requires a buddy, there are only pictures for reference, and the smiley cartoon person pointing at what they want you to do only makes it worse. Fear not, I have some tips on how to get your furniture, er photographer, all figured out. Wedding photographers start booking anywhere from 18-24 months before your date. If you have someone you ABSOLUTELY have to have, don’t wait! Snag your date,...

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