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Jewellery/ring designer Bride: Maple leaf Diamonds Groom: Triton Dress shop Bridesmaids: Aritzia – Wilfred Bride: Tara Keeley Pearl House Bridal, Mississauga Tux shop/Men’s shop Moores

Honeymoon/travel agent Vision Travel - St. Lucia Ladera Resort Caterer The Ridge at Manitou Golf Club Church/hall The Ridge at Manitou Golf Club Hair stylist/Makeup Hair: Elle & Amore - Colleen Slappendel Makeup: Nicki Svajlenko Invitations DIY lino block prints by Josie Ament Florist Obdam’s Flowers, Parry Sound

For her wedding invitations, artist Josie Ament carved a lino block stamp saying “From the Very First Spark” around a spark plug. Though the design may seem unorthodox, it was the perfect graphic for a bride and groom whose first date was working together all night on a motorcycle. More specifically, working on Josie’s motorcycle.

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y motorcycle had a blown gasket and Ben, who is a mechanical engineer and a lover of anything with an engine, offered to work on it,” explained Josie of how she and new husband Ben Kuhn began a relationship that evolved into marriage on August 6, 2016. “We hit it off that first night, so the spark plug

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theme ran through our wedding. Instead of table numbers at the reception, a table name was held by a magnet onto a wire with a spark plug. The tables were named after bodies of water that we had spent time at over the years. Using spark plugs was kind of odd, but it spoke to us.” The couple’s choice of The Ridge at Manitou

Photographer Cole McFarlane Photography Table/guest favours Soapstones, Huntsville Wedding party gifts www.etsy.com/ca/shop/LittleSycamore Total cost of wedding $24,000

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Wedding Trends 2017  

Wedding Trends is a magazine published once a year featuring local weddings and resources as well as a 9 page planner to help future brides...

Wedding Trends 2017  

Wedding Trends is a magazine published once a year featuring local weddings and resources as well as a 9 page planner to help future brides...

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