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Diamond Sponsor: Visit Mexico + Los Cabos + Puerto Vallarta



Can you imagine a beautiful beach wedding or a romantic honeymoon in Mexico? We definitely can and have planned our fair share of destination weddings. With stunning beaches, extravagant dining experiences, and luxurious spas, it has everything you could want!

Visit Mexico + Los Cabos + Puerto Vallarta is Crème de la Crème Grand Wedding Showcase's Diamond sponsor and will be on hand for our Crème de la Crème Brides to help you plan an exciting post-wedding escape and honeymoon or even the beach nuptials you've always dreamed of.

Do you have your tickets for our 12th annual showcase? Join the lead up, and get engaged with us on social media with the hashtag #CrèmeShow and don't forget to purchase your tickets here! They are limited, so get yours before they sell out!

xo Team CountDown

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Wedding Bliss in Mexico : Los Cabos and Puerto Vallarta


Mexico is bursting with beauty, and we want to highlight two of our favourite wedding destinations in Mexico; Los Cabos and Puerto Vallarta.

Have you ever dreamed of saying ‘’I do’’ in a Mexican ​ paradise? Los Cabos and its astonishing ​blue​ waters that contrast ​​ the desert and its unique​ wildlife, make the perfect scenario to transform your dreams into everlasting memories . #Cabo #LosCabos ​

View the beautiful images of Olympic athlete Michael Phelps' Los Cabos wedding here: http://blog.visitloscabos.travel/

Puerto Vallarta is by nature a romantic destination, known for its breathtaking landscapes that at first glance call to celebrate love. This is why this beautiful city has become the perfect setting to say "Yes, I Do" by the Pacific.

Puerto Vallarta Tourism is also running a contest to win two tickets to #cremeshow! Check our their facebook page for more information!

See you at #CremeShow on November 20th at Fairmont Hotel Vancouver!

Do you have your tickets? Buy them, here. xo Team CountDown

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Fairmont Hotel Vancouver : A Castle in the City


The exquisite Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, also known as the ‘Castle in the City’, is one of our favourite venues in the city. Fairmont Hotel Vancouver is also the new home for this year’s Crème de la Crème Grand Wedding Showcase. We are excited to build upon our relationship with Darcy (whom we adore!) and their fabulous team and are thrilled to welcome Fairmont Hotel Vancouver to the Crème de la Crème family! We cannot wait to celebrate #cremeshow with them on November 20th!

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver is where “happily-ever-after” begins in grand style. An ideal Vancouver wedding venue is the Grand Ballroom with its exquisite details, sparkling crystal chandeliers and majestic staircase, brides-to-be have a wealth of elegant options for their special day.

Whether you opt for a gourmet meal followed by dancing or a cocktail reception with innovative hors d’oeuvres, the Fairmont’s award-winning culinary team exceeds expectations.

We cannot wait for all of our Crème de la Crème brides to meet with Wedding manager Darcy Hagan and her incredible team on November 20th!

We would also love to thank our Gold Sponsors: Visit Cayman Islands and Cache Couture Atelier, and Silver Sponsors: LUXE Destination Weddings, Visit Barbados and Life Studios Inc. for their partnership and support of the showcase!

Do you have your tickets? Buy them, here. xo Team CountDown

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xo Team CountDown

The Cayman Islands – A marriage of paradise and perfection


Whether planning a wedding, vow renewal or honeymoon, you will find a lot to love about the Cayman Islands. Here, you can expect the tropical beauty of turquoise waters and sugar-sand beaches combined with sophistication and a wealth of high quality amenities. Weddings are limited only by your imagination – simple, barefoot ceremonies on the beach are of course high on the list for many couples, but the destination also has a wide range of exquisite hotels, restaurants and garden settings for more grand affairs.

Above: Before and after the vows, soak up the sun on miles of powdery white sand on world famous Seven Mile Beach. Credit: Rebecca Davidson

From cosmopolitan Grand Cayman to adventurous Cayman Brac and tranquil Little Cayman, the Cayman Islands has something for everyone. In Grand Cayman, the largest of the island trio, visit its most famous attraction, Stingray City or laze away your days on Seven Mile Beach. The destination is considered the “Culinary Capital of the Caribbean” with over 200 restaurants to please every palate. Tranquil nature trails, secluded beaches and some of the world’s best diving beckon in the Sister Islands of Cayman Brac and Little Cayman, just a quick plane ride away. The Cayman Islands has more than 365 dive sites, one for every day of the year. Credit: Lawson Wood

Above: After the wedding, escape to the Sister Islands of Little Cayman or Cayman Brac for a tranquil holiday. Credit: Rebecca Davidson

The destination is easy to reach and navigate with English spoken and U.S. dollars accepted. It is one of the few destinations that allow Canadians to marry the same day they arrive. You’ll also have access to on-the-ground expertise from local planners and amazing photographers, to beautiful fresh flowers, videographers, caterers and more. Visit the destination’s website www.caymanvows.ky for plenty of inspiration and view over 900 photos of real weddings. Or try out an innovative wedding app developed in partnership with Appy Couple. Visit https://www.appycouple.com/collections/luxury to personalize your own wedding website and app, all inspired by the beautiful Cayman Islands. Above: With crystal clear azure waters, the Cayman Islands has plenty of watersports to enjoy – kayaking, paddle boarding, diving, snorkelling and more await.

We are proud to announce that the Cayman Islands will be on hand for our Crème de la Créme brides. With a team of professionals available to help you with everything, tying the knot in this corner of the Caribbean could not be easier. Above: Stingray City is the ultimate spot for a trash the dress ceremony and photo session! Credit: Rebecca Davidson

Above: Professional planners, photographers, caterers and more ensure a bespoke approach to your wedding. Credit: Rebecca Davidson Below: Cayman’s lazy, secluded atmosphere is perfect for relaxing beach ceremonies or a honeymoon getaway. Credit: Rebecca Davidson

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CACHÈ COUTURE ATELIER


“Fashion to me is colour, it’s happiness, it is everything…” – Iliana Rosabal

Cachè Couture Atelier’s talented Creative Director, Iliana Rosabal, along with her brilliant team recognizes your individuality as a bride. The luxury boutique and haute couture atelier understands that every bride is one-of-a-kind and that your wedding gown should be distinctively yours.

Drawing inspiration from her extensive travels, Iliana has created her own exquisitely detailed and refined handcrafted designs. The atelier believes in customized luxury and understand that authentic haute couture tailoring ensures the most remarkably elegant, one-of-a-kind garment that is genuinely unique.

Along with their own luxurious custom-made creations, Cachè Couture Atelier also carries a carefully curated selection of the most exquisite designer bridal gowns from around the world. Bringing bridal fashion from the runways of Paloma Blanca, Pronovias Atelier, Mikaella, and Elie Saab to the closets of fashion focused brides.

Cachè Couture Atelier’s professional team of tailors and seamstress work with the highest quality imported European fabrics to produce exceptional custom pieces of work. Their expertise and discerning eye for detail can assist with the creation of the most exclusively elegant evening gowns to impeccably fitted tailored suits.

To book a fully personalize experience with their Creative Director, please send your request to iliana@cache-couture.com or call 604-559-6254.

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