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 22 Apr 2009
 Victoria, BC

aburrows090509

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  • Under 3 Months to go!
     8 Oct 2009 3:09 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Girls I finally got around to putting up some of the pro photos in the "how the big day unfolded" thread. Enjoy and post comments!...

  • How the Big Day Unfolded
     8 Oct 2009 3:07 AM

      Pro Photos September 5th, 2009
    Better late than never. Maybe at some point I will update this with some of the photos from the honeymoon! If there is an issue...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     7 Sep 2009 12:21 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Thanks ladies and for those of us who were brides that day I'm sure we were all gorgeous!! "May your eyes stay filled with stars...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     4 Sep 2009 1:03 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Heh not doing a rehearsal dinner.. BUT! I am going for some pub grub!! So can't wait!! 2 more sleeps and I'm getting more anxious!!...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     2 Sep 2009 1:52 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    K I give up on the MoH issue. She'll do w/e she wants and I'm not going to let her BS ruin my evening. Short...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     1 Sep 2009 1:26 AM

      Re: dress nightmares
    ROFL Those started a while ago for me, so I bought a new dress and sold the first one. Least (I hope as well) your...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     1 Sep 2009 1:24 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Welcome to the club.. I'm having MoH issues... ...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     29 Aug 2009 2:27 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    OMG 1 WEEK!!!! ...

  • The West Coast & Territories
     26 Aug 2009 2:50 AM

      Re: Hair salons Langford/Colwood
    All the BP's hair is being done by Jen Mutter from The Fix on Broad, downtown though unfortunately. A bunch of my family members go...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     25 Aug 2009 2:15 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    We're doing a kissing game and one to see which table gets to eat first. We have quiz cards to go in each table #...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     25 Aug 2009 1:56 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Well, now that I have everything back off the @#$%^&*() HD that died, everything is pretty much on schedule again. Except my photogrpaher is STILL...

  • The West Coast & Territories
     23 Aug 2009 9:12 PM

      Re: Vic Girls Chatting Thread *DELETED*
    Post deleted by aburrows090509 ...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     20 Aug 2009 12:57 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Steph - Hope you have a good and safe trip! Take some pics for me! I've never been further east in Canada than Brandon, Manitoba....

  • Miscellaneous
     20 Aug 2009 1:17 AM

      Re: Victoria GTG? Judging Interest.
    Was great meeting everyone! I agree on the round table, as I only got to actually chat with a few of you. I'm up for...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     18 Aug 2009 3:29 AM

      Re: What are you doing.......
    X-Post from "The West Coast and Territories" http://forums.weddingbells.ca/showflat.php?Cat=0&Number=3834669&an=0&page=5#Post3834669 There was a few suggestions there and including what I am doing at my wedding in under...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     17 Aug 2009 1:07 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    I work right up until the night before and again on the 7th. so I feel for you, BoomersMom. We leave on our honeymoon on...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     17 Aug 2009 12:01 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    I have no idea why our tickers are diff... No biggie though, we'll all get there on the same day! ...

  • The West Coast & Territories
     15 Aug 2009 3:52 AM

      Re: Golden Hershey's Kisses... Where to buy?
    I got all of mine from Walmart. Had to look at 2 stores though to find them all. It should be easier soon to find...

  • Craft Corner
     15 Aug 2009 3:05 AM

      Re: How do you hang Martha Stewart pom poms?
    I'm making these DIY, but all I did was email my contact at the venue with a photo and asked their recommendation on how to...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     14 Aug 2009 3:30 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    I'm a street 12 it seems, (though better than what I was) and my dress is a 12. It just seems like I am bigger...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     13 Aug 2009 5:54 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Very similar, although I could only WISH i was that thin again! ...

  • Miscellaneous
     13 Aug 2009 12:46 PM

      Re: Victoria GTG? Judging Interest.
    I'm down with the reservation name. I might have another bride with me, who isn't from WB but she lives close to BP. There's 3...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     13 Aug 2009 12:13 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    K so as of last night, we managed to get most of the stuff off the dead hard drive. I haven't looked at it yet...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     11 Aug 2009 11:53 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Just so you ladies know I just found out staples does seating charts for relatively cheap. And if you ladies think your stuff is going...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     11 Aug 2009 12:02 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Uh ALL of the above? I just keep thinking eloping would have been easier and that if it isn't done soon, I am not going...

  • Miscellaneous
     10 Aug 2009 11:43 PM

      Re: Victoria GTG? Judging Interest.
    Quote: i'll be a bit later. dh doesn't get home until 5:30ish, and i have to drive out from feltham and shelbourne. so i'm...

  • Miscellaneous
     9 Aug 2009 11:23 PM

      Re: Victoria GTG? Judging Interest.
    Quote: The one out in the Westshore. I think it's on Veteran's Memorial Parkway (near teh RCMP office). K I know where that one...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     9 Aug 2009 11:02 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Aww Steph, Sorry to hear that. But I'm so with you as for not having a stagette/shower or anything. My MoH and BM both live...

  • Miscellaneous
     9 Aug 2009 6:41 AM

      Re: Victoria GTG? Judging Interest.
    Found this from the X-Post, sounds fun. I've already met one bride through WB from Vic, and now we're part of 3 brides trading time...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     7 Aug 2009 2:31 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    I think it's because they figure you KNOW they're coming so they feel they don't have to send it. I had to chase down some...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     7 Aug 2009 5:04 AM

      Re: Favours for kids?
    I have a few "older" kid (4,12,16) at mine and the rest are between 3 months to 18 months. For the younger ones, I got...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     6 Aug 2009 7:23 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Our final #'s are 66 with 2 ceremony only as well. So still under the 75ish I originally told the venue. I got my table...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     5 Aug 2009 11:57 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Your flowers are gorgeous! I emailed my timeline. Hope it helps you as well. We got our music done. Now we just have a few...

  • The West Coast & Territories
     5 Aug 2009 3:24 PM

      Re: Things to do in Victoria?
    Wander around Chinatown and grab some Dim Sum? There's also a Miniatures Museum or something my FH keeps saying he's going to take me to....

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     5 Aug 2009 2:21 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Can't believe it's 1 month away! So much to do, so little time! At least the heat wave has gone away for a bit and...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     31 Jul 2009 2:06 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Thanks missl. PM me an email and I'll send you what I have for our timeline. Heck I even put a disclaimer on mine so...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     30 Jul 2009 3:08 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Accepted the request on FB. All my RSVP's are in and have a week until I have to give them to the venue. I give...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     29 Jul 2009 2:59 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Steph - Thanks! Yours is as well! We'll have to compare cakes after our big day! It's so bloody hot here ladies and I have...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     24 Jul 2009 1:49 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    3rdtimes - My FH and I met playing an online video game of all things, and we're both complete goofballs. We even have "pet names"...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     23 Jul 2009 10:51 AM

      Re: My stuff! Sept 5th, 09 *Pic Heavy*
    Top and bottom layer are Chocolate with 2 layers of Raspberry puree and 1 layer Bavarian Cream, and the middle layer will be Vanilla with...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     22 Jul 2009 11:59 PM

      Re: My stuff! Sept 5th, 09 *Pic Heavy*
    Wow Steph! Not only are we getting married on the same day, we're going to be having the same cake! I'm doing only the bottom...

  • Inspiring Ideas
     20 Jul 2009 5:53 PM

      Re: Ring Bearer Question
    How about smaller Teddy Bear with your wedding color ribbon tied around it's neck? My son who will be 18 mths at our wedding was...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     17 Jul 2009 2:12 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Great! Make me realize how much I have left to do! ...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     15 Jul 2009 6:04 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Well ladies! I just got back from my alterations appointment and all in all my dress is coming in at 116$ CDN + $170 CDN...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     14 Jul 2009 2:13 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    K so I just went back to that brides post, and maybe you ladies can help me cause I think I'm only seeing what I...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     13 Jul 2009 1:38 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    K rant incoming. Sorry ladies ahead of time. I am REALLY getting pissed at some of the brides on this $#%@#! site. I see stuff...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     13 Jul 2009 3:19 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    I am going nuts I swear! I JUST got my crinoline tonight. Found one for a decent price and going to dye it Crimson. Hoping...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     6 Jul 2009 11:18 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    Silver shoes here. Hope I fixed the pictures =\ And I am the worst Carb Junkie I know! ...

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     6 Jul 2009 6:11 PM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    I called wedding shops, costume shops and theatres, looking to rent a crimson/dark red crinoline. No one had one, so I am going with black....

  • Under 3 Months to go!
     6 Jul 2009 1:03 AM

      Re: September 5th 2009
    miss - What did you decide to do for your centerpieces? PIC! :P I hope to get the dress on this week as I think...

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