A Perfectly Chic Downtown Wedding at Brix and Mortar

January 18, 2019 | Junebug Weddings

With industrial vibes, tons of natural foliage, and contemporary styling, Lisa and Marshall’s special day at Brix and Mortar was what urban wedding dreams are made of! Because the venue offered nearly everything in-house, the couple only had to worry about showing up and looking super classy. They nixed a traditional wedding party and even choosing a color scheme in favor of creating a natural, effortless, and true-to-them celebration, with the help of Inspired Events Group. After their emotional first look and portraits with around town Sachin Khona, they said, “I do” in a stunningly charming courtyard and toasted to forever with a cocktail style reception that focused on food, music, and impeccable drinks. If you think urban weddings are all concrete and clean lines, get ready for Lisa and Marshall to change your perception!

The Couple:

Lisa and Marshall

The Wedding:

Brix and Mortar, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

We chose Brix and Mortar in Yaletown because of its location, set up, and aesthetic. We felt at ease knowing Brix was so experienced running weddings, and we didn’t need to bring in any additional furniture, food, etc. And you can’t beat the brick, foliage, and twinkly lights of the atrium!

We went with a more informal cocktail style reception that focused on good music, food, and drinks. Our priority was making sure everyone had a great time. We decided not to stress about favours, colour schemes, and a wedding party. We opted for a guitarist, donuts, and photo booth for a little fun.

Processional – “Wonderful Tonight” by Eric Clapton
Recessional – “At Last” by Etta James
First Dance – “Stand By Me” by Florence and the Machine, followed by “Harvest Moon” by Neil Young

The Wedding Team:

Photography – Sachin Khona
Event Planning – Inspired Events Group
Venue – Brix and Mortar
Floral Design – Budget Blooms
Hair & Makeup – All Dolled Up Makeup & Hair Studio
Live Music – Music by Ruel Morales for Musical Occasions
Cake – Cake by Cartems
Wedding Dress – Rime Arodaky: Blair Dress from Union Bridal
Photo Booth – DangGood Booths


Congratulations to Lisa and Marshall, and a special thanks to Junebug member Sachin Khona for sharing this lovely downtown wedding at Brix and Mortar! Looking for more downtown wedding inspiration? The Plant Venue Co was the perfect spot for these urban-loving architects to tie the knot!

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  1. Such an honour to be featured team. Thank you so much!
    Huge gratitude to the legends Lisa + Marshall for choosing me to document their day <3
    Cheers all!

  2. Dress is so amazing. Great post.

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