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We have been obsessed with Kate Middelton’s hair since long before her Royal Wedding day and can confidently point a finger at the Duchess as being the poster girl for impeccably pampered and groomed locks. Insiders at the Richard Pryce Salon in London, Kate’s salon of choice, have shared that she adheres to a strict cleansing, conditioning and treatment regime to get her hair looking that amazing. You too can have hair that’s K. Mid magnificent for your wedding day. Here are six nourishing haircare essentials we guarantee will make your hair the picture of health and beauty.

Wedding Trends In Canada 2012


Weddingbells’ Annual Reader Survey reveals the most recent wedding-day facts and trends from Canadian brides getting ready to walk down the aisle.

From December 2011 to March 2012 more than 2,000 brides-to-be dished about their impending nuptials on everything from engagements and relationships to style, traditions and the final bill.

Highlights from this year’s survey include:

- There will be an estimated 157,866 weddings in Canada during 2012.
- December remains the most popular time to get engaged with 23% of men popping the question that month.
- September is sneaking ahead as the second most popular month to marry in (next to August).
- The expected cost of a wedding is down 3% versus 2011 but up 20% since 2008.
- The average number of wedding guests is 140.
- 10% of Canadian brides are planning on having a destination wedding.

Click through the slides below to see more specifics on rings, planning, budgeting, registries, honeymoons and how Canadian brides are using the web to plan their weddings.

A national sample of 2,193 engaged readers participated in the survey. Confidence interval: +/-2.0%, 19 times out of 20.

A Rustic, DIY Wedding in Tulameen, British Columbia

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Daniela and Lee Anthony Ellis, September 10, 2011, Tulameen, British Columbia.

Photography courtesy of Ameris Photography, (www.blog.ameris.ca).

Ceremony and reception location: Groom’s parents’ house
Dress: Mori Lee from The Bridal Gallery
Groom’s tux: Western Tuxedo
Bridal party attire: Alfred Angelo from Champagne & Lace
Hair: Lori Bodner (604-612-3154)
Melissa Serra (604-657-7304)
Music: Lucas Hart (lhart@earls.ca)
Cake: Lina Lombana of Sweet Treat Boutique (604-418-5730)
Caterer: Family friend
Favours: DIY by bride and groom
Flowers: Fresh Blooms
Stationery: Kinko’s (604-430-1700)


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