It's that poignant moment during the best man's speech, the way the flower girl tucks her curls behind her ears, or the sparkle of lights as a father brings his daughter onto the dance floor. THIS is the magic behind a flawlessly executed day that you will remember.

French Kiss Events strives to keep you and your guests focused on what truly matters while we straighten ties, seat lolly-gagging guests, and safety pin hems behind the scenes.

(all day, every day!)


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There’s something incredible about a flawlessly executed event that is overflowing with stunning details, perfectly timed moments, and a distinct sense of personality.  As a designer, I draw inspiration from your story, the city you live in, your home decor, and entertaining style.  I love to create the perfect blend of all these things, to craft a wedding that is beautiful, innovative, and highly personal. It is out of these obsessions, that I created French Kiss Events back in 2010, and I couldn’t be more proud of what it has become and our incredible team.

Whether your planner be Bonnie or myself, know that we pour our heart and soul into each wedding as if it were our own.  We are here to take away the stress that often accompanies wedding planning.  We take care of all the scheduling, paperwork, emails and phone calls so you don’t have to.  We laugh with you, find inspiration with you, and allow you to enjoy the planning process, as well as your special day. Because that is truly, what it is all about.

Personally, my favourite time of day is morning, when I get to share a big cup of coffee alongside my handsome husband (and daughter giggling in the background). His support is a huge reason for my success as a wedding planner, and he continues to inspire me daily. I am constantly finding excuses to celebrate around the home, and “elevate the everyday”. Life is such an incredible gift, and I can’t think of a better way to stay inspired, than to keep celebrating it!

 

Meet The Team

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Name: Barb WalkerFounder | Lead Planner & Designer

Hometown: Victoria, BC

Favourite Wedding Detail: The Music

Best Vacation Spot: Maui in a heartbeat

Most Romantic Movie: French Kiss (nope!  Not a coincidence!)

Coffee or Tea: Wine…I mean, coffee

Guilty Pleasure: Mid afternoon nachos

Best Job Perk: Being surrounded by an overload of pretty on a daily basis

Favourite Quote: “Your life should be like a snow globe. Whenever the snow settles, shake it up.” -Johnny, my old hair stylist

Name: Bonnie Weyerman | Event Planner & Designer

Hometown: Victoria, BC

Favourite Wedding Detail: Tablescape Decor

Best Vacation Spot: New York City

Most Romantic Movie: Love Actually

Coffee or Tea: Coffee. So…much…coffee…

Guilty Pleasure: A nightly bowl of chips. And shopping.

Best Job Perk: Being part of one of the happiest days of someone’s life

Favourite Quote: “You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated” Maya Angelou

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Name: Nick Walker

Job Title: Production Assistant

Hometown: Victoria, BC

Favourite Wedding Detail: The Drinks

Best Vacation Spot: Maui

Most Romantic Movie: The Notebook

Coffee or Tea: Coffee

Guilty Pleasure: Candy

Best Job Perk: Getting to work alongside my beautiful wife! And no, she didn't pay me to say this...

Favourite Quote: "To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift." - Steve Prefontaine

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Name: Laura Henry

Job Title: Production Assistant

Hometown: Toronto, ON

Favourite Wedding Detail: Ribbon

Best Vacation Spot: Java Island, Lake Muskoka

Most Romantic Movie: Love Actually

Coffee or Tea: Definitely Coffee!

Guilty Pleasure: Staying in on a Monday night with a bottle of wine and a bowl of chocolate covered almonds to watch The Bachelor

Best Job Perk: Witnessing one of the happiest, most important and most intimate moments in a couple’s journey. What a privilege!

Favourite quote "Chocolate is the answer. Who cares about the questions.” - Anonymous

 

"You and your team at FKE are GAME CHANGERS. Throughout the entire wedding planning process you were the most caring, thoughtful, and professional planner. There's nothing a bride wants more than someone she can trust and depend on! You listened to us, helped us piece together our vision, and executed it at 110%." -Kathleen & Taylor