Share your British Columbian vendors!

posted 9 years ago in Vancouver
Post # 3
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28 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: October 2008

I won’t review them just yet til the wedding, but here’s the list of vendors I’m using. Who is everyone else using? Are these your first/second/third choice?

 

  • Your wedding date: October 10, 2009 (Yikes, 1 month left)
  • City you live in: Vancouver (part of the wedding will be in Langley)
  • Ceremony venue: Minoru Chapel in Richmond
  • Officiant: Alan Burnett
  • Reception venue: Continential Seafood Restaurant in Richmond
  • Caterer: n/a — restaurant
  • Coordinator: n/a
  • Photographer: Henry Wang
  • Videographer: FFIL’s friend
  • DJ/Band: ipod
  • Florist: Southland Farm Market
  • Cake: Ganache Patisserie
  • Dress: Ruby Bridal (Christina Wu); Chantilly Bridal (Alvina Valenta); KK Boutique (cheongsam)
  • Shoes: Browns
  • Bridesmaid or Best Man Dress: http://www.unique-vintage.com
  • Hair Stylist: Pamper Me Pretty
  • MUA: Pamper Me Pretty
  • Invitations: DIY (although Scrapbook Warehouse deserves big thanks)
  • Rings: Spence Diamonds in Langley
  • Other vendors

Post # 4
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809 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

Well I just started planning really and my wedding is just under a year away, but I’ll share what I have! Gotta spread the Vancouver love πŸ™‚

  • Your wedding date: Sept 4, 2010
  • City you live in: Coquitlam (wedding in Ladner)
  • Ceremony venue: Kirkland House
  • Officiant: Brent Sheppard
  • Reception venue: Kirkland House
  • Caterer: Undecided – between two.
  • Coordinator: N/A
  • Photographer: Friend
  • Videographer: Uncle
  • DJ/Band: iPod
  • Florist: A Unique Boutique (She’s so fantastic!)
  • Cake: Homemade by 10 different friends (cake buffet! Yum!)
  • Dress: Bridal Gallery in New West
  • Shoes: Searching patiently for cute coloured shoes I can wear in the grass!
  • Bridesmaid or Best Man Dress: N/A
  • Hair Stylist: Undecided – if anyone knows a good hair stylist in Ladner, let me know!
  • MUA: Have no idea what this is πŸ™‚
  • Invitations: DIY, paper from Anchor paper (the guy there is super helpful!) and custom stamps from etsy seller ModernArtStamps
  • Rings: Mine are from Blue Nile and his are from Etsy seller HawaiiTitanium.
  • Other Vendors: Rentals (tent, linens, dishes) from Confetti Rentals (their customer service is fantastic in the store, although they aren’t big emailers!)

Post # 5
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139 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: July 2010

  • Your wedding date – July 17, 2010
  • City you live in – Burnaby
  • Ceremony venue – Grouse Mountain (Timber Room) in North Vancouver
  • Officiant n/a
  • Reception venue – Grouse Mountain (Timber Room) in North Vancouver
  • Caterer – Grouse Mountain
  • Coordinator  – Element Modern Events
  • Photographer – Generation Photography
  • Videographer n/a
  • DJ/Band – Dancin DJ Dave
  • Florist n/a
  • Cake – Element Modern Events
  • Dress – Milly Bridal (custom gown)
  • Shoes – Town Shoes, Aldo Shoes and Roberto Vianni (Sterling Shoes)
  • Bridesmaid or Best Man Dress n/a
  • Hair Stylist n/a
  • MUA n/a
  • Invitations – Michaels USA
  • Rings – engagement ring from Ran
  • Other vendors n/a

Post # 7
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41 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: October 2009

 

  • Your wedding date – October 24, 2009!
  • City you live in – Vancouver
  • Ceremony venue – Catholic Church 
  • Reception venue – The Teahouse at Stanley Park
  • Caterer – The Teahouse
  • Coordinator – None, friends will be acting as DOCs
  • Photographer –  blissphotographic.ca
  • Videographer – n/a
  • DJ/Band – n/a
  • Florist – Family friend 
  • Cake – Future Mother-In-Law
  • Dress – The Bridal Gallery at New West.
  • Shoes – Aldo 
  • Bridesmaid or Best Man Dress – Ric Yuenn (he has a store in gastown)
  • Hair Stylist – Statik hair salon (South Granville)
  • MUA – family friend
  • Invitations – DIY – got paper from Paper Poet in New West.
  • Rings – Spence for me. Fiance made his own.
  • Other vendors

Post # 9
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809 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

Hahah! I thought it had something to do with makeup. Thanks! πŸ™‚

Post # 10
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1 posts
Wannabee
  • Wedding: July 2010

I would love to share mine!

  • ur wedding date- July 2010
  • City you live in
  • Ceremony venue- Catholic Church
  • Reception venue – Terminal City Club!!
  • Photographer- Ellen Ho from Hong photography! She is GREAT!
  • DJ/Band- Hot Wax
  • Florist- NEED on Still
  • Cake- April Cakes
  • Dress- Maggie Sottero fro Bridal Gallery
  • Shoes- Sterling
  • Bridesmaid or Best Man Dress- Going to have them made
  • Hair Stylist- Still need one
  • MUA- Ai Nagasawa

Post # 11
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1 posts
Wannabee
  • Wedding: August 2010

  • Your wedding date: Saturday, August 28th, 2010
  • City you live in : Richmond, BC
  • Ceremony venue: Sutton Place Hotel
  • Officiant: Mr. Kelly Ip
  • Reception venue: Sutton Place Hotel
  • Caterer: Sutton Place Hotel
  • Coordinator: me, myself, and I
  • Photographer: HN Wedding
  • Videographer: Love Story Media
  • DJ/Band: Still Looking…
  • Florist: family friend
  • Cake: Sutton Place Hotel or Ganache Patiserie
  • Dress: Aire by Rosa Clara Barcelona from Isabelle’s Bridal
  • Shoes: Jimmy Choos from Holt Renfrew
  • Bridesmaid or Best Man Dress: BCBG
  • Hair Stylist: Still Looking…
  • MUA: Edmond Lee from  Murale at Oakridge
  • Invitations: Custom Designed by my Uncle
  • Rings: Diamonds.ca
  • Decorators: All-Occasions

Post # 12
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79 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: July 2010
  • Your wedding date – July 24, 2010
  • City you live in – Coquitlam
  • Ceremony venue – Hycroft Manor
  • Officiant – Clarence Ash
  • Reception venue – Seasons in the Park (Queen E. Park)
  • Caterer – Seasons
  • Coordinator – Fairy Godmother Weddings
  • Photographer – Cora’s Photography
  • Videographer – Weddings in Motion
  • DJ/Band – Dolce Music
  • Florist – Proline Trading
  • Cake – Cake crumbs most likely
  • Dress – Bridal Gallery
  • Invitations – DIY
  • Rings – Ben Moss
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    Post # 13
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    485 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: July 2010

    AHHH BC’ers!! Color me excited!!

    • Your wedding date: July 31, 2010
    • City you live in: Victoria!
    • Ceremony venue: Penfold Farms, Duncan, BC
    • Officiant: Can’t remember her name off hand
    • Reception venue: Penfold Farms, Duncan, BC
    • Caterer: The Olive Grove, Victoria, BC
    • Photographer: Orange Passion – http://orangepassion.ca
    • Videographer: Chris Jaycox, Whistler, BC
    • DJ/Band: Friends based out of Victoria
    • Florist: Thrifty Foods!
    • Cake: Cakes etc.
    • Dress: TBD, trying on dresses at Blush Bridal Boutique Saturday
    • Shoes: Rebel Rebel, Victoria
    • Bridesmaid or Best Man Dress: Blush Bridal Boutique
    • Hair Stylist: Paris, Duncan, BC
    • MUA: Crave Beauty Boutique, Duncan

    Post # 14
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    3 posts
    Wannabee
    • Wedding: July 2010

    • Your wedding date – July 24, 2010
    • City you live in – Vancouver
    • Ceremony venue – Terminal City Club
    • Officiant – Doni
    • Reception venue – Terminal City Club
    • Caterer – Terminal City Club
    • Coordinator – A friend
    • Photographer – Kristel Wyman, she’s fantastic! http://www.kristelwyman.com
    • Videographer – none
    • DJ/Band – probably go with Hot Wax
    • Florist – TBA
    • Cake – TBA
    • Dress – Something Blue, http://www.somethingbluevancouver.com
    • Shoes – TBA, something flat and (hopefully) cute
    • Bridesmaid or Best Man Dress – J. Crew
    • Hair Stylist – TBA
    • MUA – TBA
    • Invitations – Being designed by http://www.mootwodesigns.com

    Post # 15
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    4 posts
    Wannabee
    • Wedding: July 2010

    Hello Ladies! A big shout out to other July 2010 Brides =) Almost there!!!

    • Your wedding date – July 24, 2010
    • City you live in –  Vancouver
    • Ceremony venue – St. Mary’s Catholic Church
    • Officiant – Fr. Pierre
    • Reception venue – Terminal City Club
    • Caterer – n/a
    • Coordinator – Jozen from Something Pink
    • Photographer – Melvin & Co. from wired Digital
    • Videographer – RJ from Wired Digital
    • DJ/Band – First class DJ/ Musical Occasions
    • Florist – Proline Trading —Highly recommended!!! Kathleen is awesome and flowers are very reasonably priced too!
    • Cake – Cakeaters
    • Dress – Pronovia from Isabelle’s Bridal
    • Shoes – Jimmy Choos =)
    • Bridesmaid or Best Man Dress – custom made
    • Hair Stylist – stilll undecided, any ideas ladies???
    • MUA – Ai Nagasawa
    • Invitations – Cardprints
    • Rings -Tiffany & Co.
    • Other vendors -Time limousine/ A stylish arrivals for transportation, bridal jewelry: Tejani online

    Post # 16
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    690 posts
    Busy bee

    I’m still in the early stages, but here is what I have so far:

    • Your wedding date – May 7, 2011
    • City you live in – Coquitlam, BC
    • Ceremony venue – Church
    • Officiant – Unknown
    • Reception venue – Timber Room @ Grouse Mountain
    • Caterer – Grouse Mountain
    • Coordinator – ME!  And my mom
    • Videographer – N/A
    • Dress – Sottero & Midgley
    • Invitations – DIY

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