1.14.2015

Bridal Bollywood

I never expected this when I was asked to be involved in this engagement shoot. A Bollywood-themed engagement shoot? Yes please. 

The bride-to-be wanted to 'recreate' Bollywood posters and the results were fantastic! The couple loved them so much that they blew them up poster size and hung them up at their reception. How cool is that?

Here are my favourites:

The Poster

The Redo

The Poster

The Redo

The Poster

The Redo


Pretty fun, right? Thank you to the beautiful couple, and to my dear friend Jason from Iconic Lifestyle for including me in this epic shoot.

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 Photo Credit: JC Images







12.09.2014

A Blogged Collaborative

It's always amazing working with such incredible and talented industry professionals! But when your collaboration is featured on the Real Wedding's blog, it makes all the hard work so worth it:)

Here are my two favourite shots. And please, check out our featured piece



Thank you to everyone involved. I can't wait for our next one!

Photographer & Videographer:
Premier Love Productions
Venue:
Pacific Gateway Hotel at Vancouver Airport
Floral Design & Styling:
Dushan Flowers
Planning & Styling:
Modern Mint Events Inc
Decor:
Coral Design & Event
Dresses & Jewellery:
Bisou Bridal
Stationery:
Papier by Judy
Models:
Maggie Alexander, Emily Kan

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12.04.2014

DIY - Get Glowing

'Tis the season for dry and dull skin:( The weather, combined with holiday stresses and later-than-usual nights, leaves our skin in a state of misery. Fortunately, there are natural ways to achieve a quick, much-needed, glow! Even better, most of these ingredients are already in our kitchen! 



Honey:
Use honey to not only cleanse and polish your skin but also to exfoliate extreme dry skin this winter.

Lemon: 
Mix lemon juice along with cucumber juice and use it as a face/body mist to cleanse, tone and moisturize your skin naturally.

Pineapple: 
Cut a small piece of pineapple and apply it all over your face, leave it on for 10 minutes and rinse off to treat dull skin.

Aloe Vera: 
Use aloe vera as a face and body mask to restore moisture to your skin.

Yogurt: 
It not only brightens your face but also exfoliates your skin for a radiant glow.

Tomato: 
The best way to instantly bring back the glow to your dull skin is to rub a slice of tomato on your skin.

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12.02.2014

Copper That

If you're after fancy festive nails, you must do copper this season. These warm, luminescent hues aren't too flashy, but totally on trend. Here are a few polishes you might want to request to your nail technician.

Essie - The Cove Copper


OPI -  Pros & Bronze (love the name!)



RGB - Copper


If you opt for a home manicure, it's crucial to buff your nails prior to application. Also, three thin coats are better that one thick one! For a matte look, finish off with OPI Matte Top Coat:)

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