Here’s another beautiful editorial submission as seen in our current Toronto edition. This ‘Pretty in Pink’ feature was a joint collaboration by a group of vendors under the principal direction of one of the *most* talented women I know… Miss Melissa Samborski of One Fine Day Event Planning + Design. Melissa has produced several features for us in the past and I’m always awe-struck at her attention to detail. I barely need to communicate a vision – she just ‘gets it’ each and every single time. The beautiful photos were taken at the Estates of Sunnybrook by Corina at Corina V Photography: another fabulous lady with a talent behind the lens who is also a graphic designer to boot! Without further ado…


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~ sweet regards ~
This ornate polished lucite box contains an uber-luxe hand-crafted invitation folio created from Thai silk.
It’s tied with a satin belt and adorned with a hand-stitched chiffon and Swarovski crystal flower.
Inside reveals a hand-illustrated letterpress invitation. Created by Deborah Lau of Palettera, palettera.ca



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~ the gown ~
A dreamy white tulle skirt is an essential element for any romantic gown.
The blooming birdcage fascinator echoes the floral sash in this frothy gown.
Gown by Vera Wang, $8,500. Birdcage Veil, $790. Both available at Vera Wang Toronto.
Hair and Makeup by Olivia Ha

~ well-heeled ~
A pop of colour in the form of accessories is one of our favourite wedding trends! Specifically, we’re swooning over these pink suede peep-toes and crystal encrusted clutch. Heels by Casadei, $990. Available at Vera Wang Toronto.

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Heart Clutch by Judith Leiber, $2,195. Available at Vera Wang Toronto.



~ dramatic design ~
This beautiful table provides drama with a spectacular centrepiece that is a flowering architectural feat!
Spheres of blooms hang effortlessly in mid air with ribbony garlands of dendrobium orchids.

Floral Design by Amanda Levkov of Celebrationz.
White Ghost Chairs and pink cushions from Contemporary Furniture Rentals.
Pink Linens from Have a Seat.




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Bouquet by Amanda Levkov of Celebrationz.
Favor Box by Churchill’s Fine Gourmet Gifts


Last but not least, I adore the incredible cake from this feature by Patricia Drewnowska of Patricia’s Cakes.
This confection is both stunning and sweet with a cascade of blush-colouredsugar roses and other life-like candied blooms.
Double-vanilla cake layered with blackcurrant Italian meringue buttercream and chocolate ganache covered in vanilla fondant and painted with luster dust. DIVINE!

Patricia also designed the adorable meringue treats!

Let these ladies know how much you adore their work… leave a comment! :)

 

 

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