THE JOURNAL

MARIA MIKA

5IVE5IFTEEN PHOTO COMPANY Dear Kim, Sonia and the Valencienne team, I cannot Thank you enough for the magnificent works (and I must emphasize the “s” here…Multiple dresses) You have done for me-My engagement dress, shower dress and my Toronto and Bali wedding gown all turned out beautifully. Your craftsmanship is truly impeccable. Every single detail was executed with immaculate perfection. …

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JULIA CANNATA

MANGO STUDIO Ladies of Valencienne, Are more than just dressmakers. Patience, kindness and excellent listeners are just a few of their other and many skill sets. I loved my experience and I will be finding an excuse to come back. I truly appreciate all their hard work to make me a perfect dress Xo Julia Cannata

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JOANA PEIXOTO

You and your team my sweet Sonia (I love her)… you guys made my dreams come true. There are no words that can express how happy I am with all of you and your spectacular work. Coming here has been by far the best part of my entire experience and I’m sad that it’s come to an end. I am …

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JEANETTE CAMPOLI

EVERLASTING MOMENTS Dear Kim and The Valencienne Team, I remember walking into the store over a year ago looking for the perfect dress. Today marks the day that I can finally say I have the dress of my dreams. It is a bittersweet day because I am ecstatic to wear my perfect gown, however saddened to be leaving such amazing …

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DIANA SINCLAIR

TARA MCMULLEN PHOTOGRAPHY Dear Kim and staff, Thank you soo much for making my perfect dress!! I can’t tell you how much I love it. I know that I never would have gotten such as amazing gown anywhere else. You and your staff were amazing at making changes even though I changed my mind… But I’m so happy that I …

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DANIELLA ASARO

MANGO STUDIOS Dear Kim & the Valencienne team, Words cannot describe how special you have made my wedding planning experience! From the moment I stepped into your ever-feminine store, I fell in love. Every fitting scheduled brought on pure excitement and anticipation beyond imaginable. Thank you so much for my amazingly beautiful gown, I can’t wait to walk down the …

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CARMELINA DIGRIGOLI

          Walking the runway is nothing without a Valencienne gown! From the bottom of our hearts, Mike and I would like to thank you and the entire Valencienne team for going above and beyond and not only creating an over the top dream gown, but for a true friendship we will always cherish in our hearts. …

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ASHLEY PACHT

          Thank you for all your dedication to making my wedding dress the most spectacular dress ever. It’s absolutely beautiful. I knew as soon as I walked in your studio that I was in the best hands. I’m very proud to be wearing a wedding dress designed by you. The workmanship and detail is phenomenal. You …

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ALISON RUMFORD

Dear Kim, Sonia and Rowena + Team, WOW, I can’t believe that this final day has come so quickly. Thank you so much for everything, for a beautiful, custom dress, for always reassuring me and reminding me to believe in the process end for making me feel so special each visit. We all worked so hard to make this dress …

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ALESSANDRA TRIMARCHI

Dear Kim, Sonya & Valencienne Staff, I have had a wonderful experience throughout this whole process. The dresses are beyond beautiful, especially my wedding gown which can only be described as exquisite! I am so excited to wear it and for my fiancé to see me walking down the aisle in it. Thank you all from the bottom of my …

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AKOSUA MATTHEWS

JENNIFER BALLARD PHOTOGRAPHY Kim, Sonia & the rest of the team, The true joy of working directly with Kim & her team is to see the look of pride in their eyes at the sight of their creation. In that moment, the dress became more than my wedding dress, but a truly spectacular work of art and I – having …

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Rain on a Valencienne bride – No way !!!

I have the pleasure of introducing my bride, Trish Coyle, who sweetly offered to write this blog post for me to describe her wonderful wedding day and her experience at Valencienne. My fiancée and I were engaged for almost two years before our wedding, which left me with a LOT of time to shop for a dress. We had booked …

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WedLuxe Magazine – Glitterati style file creative’s – the magic behind the picture.

As a bridal designer here, in Toronto, it is so magical to have the opportunity to work with some of our cities most prestigious wedding industry professionals. So when a special project presents itself  like creating a beautiful photo spread  for the Winter/Spring WedLuxe  Magazine 2013 for the  ‘Glitterati style file’ section, you exuberantly jump on board. This year, Valencienne …

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Rules of the game……

Valencienne gets many requests with regards to our wedding gowns. We custom design them and are used to rising up to a challenge  which is what makes this story so exciting.We were asked to design and make a gown for a bride named Sarah Pavan, a professional volleyball player who was living half way around the world. She was playing …

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Stunning Wedding Creative At Palais Royale

This blog was posted by Rachel of Rachel Clingen wedding and Event Design. Valencienne could not help but to repost it on our blog and share her incredible talent and the wonderful creative efforts of all involved .We really love to be asked to participate in these creative shots. It truly is an honor to collaborate with  Toronto’s wedding talent. …

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Baby on board

Demetra walked into Valencienne on a bright sunny day with her friends. She had been recommended to us by her future sister-in-law, Rosanna Pusateri and also by a past client of mine. Demetra‘s smile illuminated the store – she was so full of life. Beaming, she gently touched her stomach and said ‘Kim you came highly recommended and you have …

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