Archive for the ‘style’ Category

dramatic wedding

The wedding of one of our own event designers, Keith Gawronski, and his husband Darcy, was featured in the beautiful Weddingbells Special Edition annual magazine this year. The gorgeous reception, inspired by Keith and Darcy’s love of the ballet and opera, was catered by Couture Cuisine and Chef Arpi Magyar at the National Ballet School […]

cool & cozy days

There has been a familiar chill in the air, which means we will soon be in full-blown fall and winter party season. No need to mourn the end of summer when there is so much yummy-ness to look forward to! As our worlds revolve around food, this time of year always has us dreaming of […]

mad about saffron

If you haven’t seen it already, be sure to visit the WedLuxe blog for an incredible photo shoot dedicated to all things yellow, black, white, and 60s chic. This completely delish post even includes a menu from Chef Magyar – but be warned: you might get hungry reading about squid ink pasta topped with creamy […]

deliciously glam

Last October, our team worked with sophisticated foodie couple Lori and John to create a menu for their wedding day. The couple had selected the newest, most gorgeous downtown venue in Toronto, The Royal Conservatory of Music, which perfectly reflected their modern tastes (with just a hint of old-school glamour). Featured in the current issue […]

colour my world

This week, we sat down with wedding expert Angela Desveaux, Editor-in-Chief of WedLuxe magazine to discuss a very hot trend in wedding attire. Brides marrying in a red cheongsam have this trend down pat, but western brides are just discovering that a little (or sometimes a lot) of colour can elevate wedding attire from the […]

twinkle toes

The buzz of Paris fashion week has crossed over to our shores, and while we may not be sitting front row with Cate and Kate, we can at least daydream about the spectacular fashions parading down the runways. As always, we seem to end up obsessing over shoes; not only for our own interest, but […]

on cloud nine

Last Saturday we catered a beautiful wedding at our home venue, Graydon Hall Manor. We were thrilled to work alongside Bruce Patterson of Cloud Nine Creative, an innovative wedding video service. His team shot hours of artful footage, then edited it into a polished and cinematic piece which was displayed at the evening’s reception – […]

one for one

We’ve been noticing a cute, playful trend in wedding footwear – one which also happens to support a great cause. The TOMS Shoes movement provides one pair of shoes to a child in need for every pair of TOMS purchased. Cute, comfy, and casual, we usually see these flats worn with jeans, shorts or sundresses. […]