Bridal 2011 by linxiaoqin


Mary Dianna
Joseph Slater
 To be wed on
 May 7, 2011

                Bridal 2011
                 Presented by
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              Congratulations, Michelle and Michael
T        he Mid-North Monitor
         would like to extend a spe-
         cial thank you to our 2011
Bridal Couple, Michelle Thomp-
son and Michael Slater, who are to
be wed on May 7, 2011.
  Michelle and Michael are high
school sweethearts and decided
five years ago to tie the knot. The
timing is right now, Michelle says,
and Michael concurs, as we ex-
pected he would.
  A special thank you is also ex-
tended to all the advertisers that
have supported this special supple-
  Layout, photography and editori-
al by Nadine Labelle, photography
and final editing by Rosalind Rus-
sell, production by Carole Young,
multi-media sales by Cheryl Kay
and publishing by Ray Ethelston.

                                                                      For Engagements,

                                                                       Bridal Showers
                                                                       and Weddings!
                                                                       Canadian Tire has all the gifts
                                                                       for the Bride and Groom!
                                                                       As you plan your very special
                                                                       day - stop in and see us!

                                                                       Canadian Tire             Hours: Mon-Wed ...8 am - 6 pm
                                                                                                        Thurs – Fri..8 am - 9 pm
                                                                       Centre Street, Espanola
                                                                                                        Saturday.....8 am – 6 pm
                                                                       705-869-3807                     Sunday .......9 am – 5 pm
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                                          A touch of Magical Elegance
Highlights in just                        reation Complex, the Elks Hall and
                                          Royal Canadian Legions, and is even
the right places                          willing to travel to Sudbury and the
By NADINE LABELLE                           Grace owns hundreds of white and
Special to the Monitor                    black chair covers and table cloths,

        his year’s featured bride and     a variety of centre pieces. “If I donít
        groom have decided to add a       have the colour, I go out and get it.”
        touch of magic to their wed-        While she still has a few openings
ding day or more specifically, Magi-      for this fall, “most people are calling
cal Elegance. Lorelie Grace has oper-     me for next year,” she said. The wed-
ates her business in Massey and what      ding season for her runs from April
started out as a favour for friends and   to October with a few New Year’s
family blossomed into a full-fledged      weddings.
wedding decorating service.                  Most of her business to date has
     Magical Elegance offers chair        been through word of mouth.
covers, table linens, sashes, table         “I don’t do wedding planning,” she
runners, overlays, ceiling swaging,       laughs admitting she gets asked the
archways, backdrops, centre pieces        question often, “I just do the deco-
and ceremony decorations for both         rating.”
indoor and outdoor locations.                  Couples can contact Grace by
    One of the most essential parts       email at
of planning wedding decorations is        or by calling her at 705-865-2232.
choosing the colours, ìand I want to         Look at her decorating history on
know what they want to see when           the Magical Elegance Facebook page
they walk in. Is it elegant, simple and   and you may decide to add a touch of
sleek or a fairytale?î stated Grace.      magic to your own special day.
   She offers full decoration services
from handing over all of the respon-
sibility to ‘the team’ or couples, fam-
                                                  The perfect accent to a
ily and friends who offer to help with
                                                 perfect day is a beautiful
the process.
                                                     venue and reception
  “I work with all types of budgets,”
                                                  with the help of Magical
she said. She has decorated the chal-
lenging ice surface at the Massey
and District Arena to wedding recep-
tions at the Espanola Regional Rec-

               Home Hardware
  Michael and Michelle browse through the collection of
  decorative items at Home Hardware which offers a variety of
  items for the new couple’s home. Home Hardware in Espanola
  offers complete wedding packages to meet the needs of any
  bride and groom.
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       Espanola Pharmacy last minute and always
                                                                                                                     accessories and
                                                                                                                     more to mark the
                                                                                                                     big day
                                                                                                                     By NADINE LABELLE
                                                                                                                     Special to the Monitor

                                                                                                                              h no! I forgot ... a gift regis-
                                                                                                                              try, champagne flutes, gift,
                                                                                                                              earrings, lipstick or gift and
                                                                                                                     card for the bride and groom.
                                                                                                                        From Kleenex to dab those tear-
                                                                                                                     filled eyes to sunscreen for the hon-
                                                                                                                     eymoon and everything in between,
                                                                                                                     Espanola Pharmacy IDA, located
                                                                                                                     in the Espanola Mall has a wide
                                                                                                                     variety of wedding necessities and
                                                                                                                     gifts sure to cross those last minute
                                                                                                                     or anytime wedding items off your
                                                                                                                           Manager, Marie Leeney, said,
                                                                                                                     “We have wedding frames and al-
                                                                                                                     bums, glasses, guest registries and
                                                                                                                     pens. We have everything for the
                                                                                                                     honeymoon trip from Asprin to
                                                                                                                     sunscreen, even reading material.”
                                                                                                                         For the bridal party, “We have
                                                                                                                     rhinestone jewellery, make up and
                                                                                                                     we carry fragrances for both men
                                                                                                                     and women.”
                                                                                                                       The store offers a layaway service
                                                                                                                     and can tender gift certificates.
                                                                                                                         So whether you’re planning the
                                                                                                                     wedding shower or shopping for
                                                                                                                     the finishing touches on the wed-
                                                                                                                     ding day, Espanola Pharmacy might
                                                                                                                     have what you need.
                                                                                                                        Oh, and don’t have time to wrap
                                                                                                                     it? Espanola Pharmacy also offers
                                                                                                                     free gift wrapping on any of the
                                                                                                                     large selecting of home decorations
                                                                                                                     and mementos.

 Pretty nighties and jewelry
 for that special day for the bride.                                         H E A L T H   A N D   W E L L N E S S   C O N N E C T I O             N

 Great gifts available                                                                                                  Book your FREE
 for attendants and                    for that                                                                          Consultation!
                                                                                                                              Makeovers for
 mothers of the                    special day and                                                                        brides & bridal parties

 bride and groom.                   honeymoon.                                                                          provided by our Certified
                                                                                                                          Cosmetician using our
                                                                                                                       distinguished product lines.
                                                                                                                           Everything you need
                                                                                                                       to look your best including
                                                                                                                       cosmetics, fragrances, bath
                                                                                                                       & body products & Jewelry.
                                                                                                                             Come in and see
                                                                                                                             Sheri for details.

                                                                                                                     Don’t forget about our
                                                                                                                       Bridal Registry &
                                                                                                                      Giftware Selection!

                                              Mid-North Monitor •   bridal 2011 • Wednesday, February 16, 2011 • Page B5
    Bring sparkle to your day at Mon Sheri                                      By NADINE LABELLE                     kinds of different wedding
                                                                                Special to the Monitor                jewellery from the inexpen-

                                                                                          on Sheri is Es-             sive to expensive.”
                                                                                          panola’s newest                Just in time for spring,
                                                                                          Fashion Accessory          McLandress indicated there
                                                                                Store.                               is a new shipment arriv-
                                                                                    “We opened in Novem-             ing with a new selection of
                                                                                ber 2010,” said owner Sheri          rhinestone hair bands and
                                                                                McLandress who is more               hair pins.
                                                                                than happy to help all the              “We also have dresses and
                                                                                ladies of the wedding party          shoes perfect for the honey-
                                                                                find the perfect accent to           moon too.”
                                                                                their big day.                         The store can order in mul-
                                                                                   “We have jewellery, (cos-         tiple sets of the same piece of
                                                                                tume and silver,) body and           jewellery. There is no need
                                                                                bath products, lamp berger           to leave town to pamper
                                                                                (diffuser lamps,)” she ex-           bride and bridal party with
                                                                                plained.                             an array of sparkling gems
                                                                                    The store is located on          sure to twinkle ‘almost’ as
                                                                                Centre Street in the down-           beautifully as the bride.
                                                                                town heart of Espanola.                Call the store and chat with
                                                                                  Not just a fashion accesso-        the helpful staff at 705-222-
                                                                                ry store, Mon Sheri can help,        5697. “Mon Sheri will be
                                                                                “moms, mother-in-laws and            happy to assist you.”
                                                                                the bridal party. We have all

                                                                                     Magical Elegance
                                                                                      Event Decorator
                                                                                         Serving Manitoulin, Sudbury & The North Shore
                                                                                                         For appointments call
                                                                                       Lorelie Grace 705-865-2232

                                                                                   TO HAVE AND TO HOLD
                                                                                    Gifts for the Bride & Groom and
                                                                                           for the Bridal Party!
                                                                                      Fragrances for him or her -
                                                                                      Cosmetics and much more!

                                         Proms • Weddings
                                       Corporate Functions                             ESPANOLA
                                            Special Events
                                         Christmas Parties
                                              Mike Piche
                                     Email:                                                         PHARMACY

                                       Hummer service from                        800 Centre Street
                                        4 to 18 passenger!                         705-869-1860

             • Design & create
             your own custom
                made gowns
            • Can order in that

                                                                                                                           & SPA
                special dress
             • Highest quality
              • Over 30 years
                 ALSO • First
                                    Massage Therapy by
           Communion dresses
            • Bridal accessories     Steve St. Pierre              Call For                                                Esthetics by
               including veils,
           crowns, handbags, etc.    & Amanda Elliott          Bridal Specials!                                              & Jane
Gina’s Boutique                     MANICURES • PEDICURES • FACIALS • WAXING • BODY WRAPS • MASSAGE
      705-675-8651 •
       .                                    453 Second Avenue             |   Espanola         |   705-869-5630
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    To love and be loved
   is to feel the sun from
          both sides.
          ~ David Viscott, Author

      Canadian Tire
      Are they the couple who have everything?
  Well Canadian Tire offers a range of great gift
    ideas for couples from camping and fishing
    equipment to traditions warm comforts that
 make a home, like fireplaces, household small
   appliances and so much more. The Espanola
  store also offers various items of furniture for
     all seasons, including the wedding season.

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