THE JOURNAL

MOJAN HAMIDI

My Dearest Kim, Sonia, Sara and Rosa, Words really cannot explain how much I love my gown, you ladies made my dreams come true! I am confident I will enjoy every moment of my big day!!! Thank you, Thank you, Thank you ladies- Oh and I adore my custom made veil it is truly beautiful. Love you All Mojan ox …

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MELISSA DEFRANCO

I cannot begin to express how memorable this experience will be to me for many years to come. From the minute I walked in here I knew my bridal dreams would come true. Thank you for sharing your beautiful talents, ideas and creative hearts with me. I carry a piece of each of you with me on my wedding day- …

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IMMA MORCINELLI

Thank you SO much for this experience; my appointments at Valencienne were by far my favorite. You made my wedding dress dreams come true and for that I am forever grateful! Picking up my dress today is almost bittersweet because I know I won’t be back… But I’ll be sure to find a reason to! Much love to you lovely …

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Grace Li

Thank you so much for this amazing dress. I can’t wait to wear it on my big day. Every girl will want to get married after they see this dress. I really appreciate all of your team’s hard work.

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ELISSA BIAGI

Kim and The entire team at Valencienne, Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!!! We searched endlessly for a dress but nothing came close to my vision. I am forever grateful that Annette told me about you. She said, “Oh what you’re looking for will not be found in a store”. You took my vision and made it reality!! My dress …

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CHARLOTTE AYNSLEY

Dear Kim, Sonia and Sara, Thank you for creating the dress of my dreams. I spent ages searching for the perfect dress and almost gave up until visiting Valencienne where I was blown away! I loved every visit and can’t say enough about your amazing talents and attention to every detail! Thank you a million times and I hope we …

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Alison D

Thank you for an absolute wonderful experience! I had a vision which you sketched to light a dream which you brought to reality and memories which will always be with me! Thank you once again for creating my dress for me. You are a fabulous person and I wish you all the best in bringing many more visions to light …

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ALDONNA BOMBARDIERI

Thank you so much for my two amazing and perfect wedding gowns. I know that I have been the most indecisive bride in the history of Valencienne. You and your team have always made me feel special, important and beautiful. I am happy that my unique and beautiful gowns are finished. However, I am sad that I will not be …

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Jenny Roberts

Dear Kim and Sonia Words cannot express how grateful my mom and I are for everything you have done for us. From my mom’s two beautiful dresses, to my custom purse with my mother’s lace from her gown and then finally my dream wedding gown! The first day I met you (even though you were down on the floor and …

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Wedding Jewelry & Accessories

Trunk Show Jewelry Designer :: Elsa Corsi

Meet the designer! This weekend, starting TODAY through January 17, we are pleased to announce that wedding jewelry designer, Elsa Corsi will be at Valencienne custom creating and accessorizing our gorgeous brides and their maids and moms! Elsa comes in from Vancouver where she has her own accessory shop which gives her an edge when stylizing brides. Each personal consultation …

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Valencienne at Wedluxe Wedding Show – January 10

It’s Wedding Show season and if you are newly engaged the show you MUST attend this year is the eye-candy celebration that is the Wedluxe Wedding Show at The Carlu on Sunday, January 10, 2016. This show is the creme de la creme of Toronto’s wedding scene. We’ve got three of our stunning new gown collection on display to inspire …

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Walk a Mile In These Brides’ Shoes

While the gown may take the spotlight on our bride’s big day, we never underestimate the power of accessories in completing the wedding day look. Shoes literally come in every shape, size, colour and style for brides who want to truly make a statement. High Heels These are the most popular wedding day shoe by far. Most brides opt for …

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The Valencienne Experience

We are honoured to have a guest writer on our blog today, a Valencienne bride herself. In such great detail Alison has written about her very own personal experience behind the doors of Valencienne. Each and every client of ours has such a unique custom design experience and it is a privilege to be able to create not only their …

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elsa corsi bridal jewelry now at valencienne

Jewellery Designer Spotlight : Elsa Corsi

I’ve been a huge fan of Elsa Corsi and her jewellery since I first meet her a number of years ago at the Wedluxe Show. She is the incredible force and designer behind this exceptional jewellery line. We both realized  that her sparkles would compliment our Valencienne gowns beautifully and that our  store would be a great location for Elsa to host Trunk shows for Toronto Brides. Her jewel’s are meticulously made …

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Custom Bridal Couture for Mother & Bride

Every once in a while, we get to work with both a mother and her daughter that share such a love and a friendship with each other that its hard to not get caught up in there enthusiasm. This past July, Valencienne created three custom designed gowns for these two lovely ladies Kathy Roberts and her daughter Jenny. Mother of the Bride, …

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Dare To Go Bare in Toronto

I love fashion. I’ve always loved fashion. I watch red carpets like others watch baseball (Go Jays!). Earlier this year during the 2015 Met Gala I predicted the latest bridal trend – the naked gown, sheer dress, veiled couture – whatever you want to call the trend, it’s design is clearly all about showcasing the body in sheer, barely there, …

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What To Know Before You Shop For Your Wedding Gown

There are literally hundreds of articles on the internet explaining the trials and tribulations of wedding dress shopping. Some expunge about only bringing one other person to your appointment, others talk about waiting six months before your big day to even start. Malarky! As a couture bridal gown designer, I want brides to know my fool-proof plan for finding the …

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Designer, Creator and The Plus Size Brides Fairy Godmother

This is a really special blog written by a Valencienne Bride that truely captures the Valencienne experience. Here in our store our passion is to make sure that each and every single bride feels beautiful walking down the isle on the most important day of their life. If you watch any of the bridal TV shows or follow any wedding social …

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