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A Wintry Parisian-Inspired Shoot at Ottawa’s Strathmere Inn
Photos By Melissa Johnston Photography
By L. K. on Feb 6, 2014 at 5:00 am in Vintage and Glamorous
Paris might be fêted for its springtime charms, but the City of Love’s winters are equally romantic. Held in December at Ottawa’s historic Strathmere Inn, this chic shoot channels the cooler side of Parisian glamor with a palette of pale pink, icy silver, and sleek black. The French take their chocolate seriously, so Blossom Events’ Mary Yang envisioned a story in which a boy and a girl fall in love over this most decadent treat. A local chocolatier provided handmade chocolates for the shoot, and a hot cocoa station served as a nod to the season.
Sharing is Happiness
Photography > Melissa johnston photography
Event Design and Planning > blossom events
Location > strathmere inn
Flowers and Decor > settings
Cake > the cake whisperer
Chocolate > cylie
Rentals > southern charm vintage rentals
Bride’s Dress > white satin bridal couture
Bride’s Headpiece > featherband
Hair > hair bliss
Makeup > daya spa
Stationery > wishtree Invitations & stationery
Bow tie > Handsome and Lace
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What's Being Said
Kathie Barone, Feb 7, 2014 at 7:11 pm
This turned out so gorgeous. Thanks to Blossom Events for including our vintage rentals! And the talent is sooo perfect.
Kathie/Southern Charm Vintage Rentals
Sara, Feb 7, 2014 at 12:23 am
LOVE that cake!
Ariana - Hey Wedding Lady, Feb 6, 2014 at 3:33 pm
I just don't think it gets any more romantic!
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