Tell us your Love Story

LET’S FILL THE WORLD WITH LOVE! We want to fill the Ring and our social media with love stories!  We don’t know about you but we are tired of hearing about nothing but COVID-19. Don’t get us wrong. We take this pandemic very seriously! But we want to mix in a little happiness. And who doesn’t […]

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Alyssa & Adam {engagement story}

Photo above courtesy of: Carly Kratzer Photography Nearlyweds: Alyssa Clarke & Adam Martin Together for: 2 years and 1 month The proposal: “Everyone knows there are two sides to every story. Here are ours. Hers: I was duped!! Let me take you back to last winter. One February afternoon, we sat at the computer, planning […]

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Julia Weddings, Kitchener-Waterloo area wedding and event decorators

Featuring: Julia Weddings

Family-run Julia Weddings offers full event décor, lighting services & floral design for some of K-W’s most incredible weddings & events For decor options, prices, specialties, inspiration and more, read full review on Kitchener Waterloo wedding decorator, Julia Weddings…

Tanya & Kris {engagement story}

Nearlyweds: Tanya McLaughlin & Kris LaBelle Together for: 15 months (known each other through work for 8 years) The proposal: “I met Kris 8 years ago through work, we have the same job at an OHL hockey rink. We both were in long term relationships and had developed a friendship over the years. During the […]

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Venue: Hessenland | Photo: A Simple Photograph

Featuring: Hessenland Inn & Schatz Winery

Hessenland Inn & Vineyard is the ultimate Ontario West Coast wedding destination offering gazebos, overnight accommodations, waterfalls, lake access and gorgeous in- & outdoor wedding spaces Since 1984, Hessenland Inn & Vineyard has managed to bring heritage, idyllic landscape and refined elegance together with a multitude of ceremony and reception spaces. This family owned and operated […]

Ellen & Hugh {engagement story}

Nearlyweds: Ellen Hachborn & Hugh Gillen Together for: 6 years The proposal: “Hugh and I have been together for 6 years, but we’ve known each other for 24. We met in kindergarten in Ottawa, where we both grew up (in the kindergarten photo below, I am the snow white with the yellow shirt on the […]

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Wedsy Gold CHEERS Bottle Opener Wedding Favor | $4.50

All the party supplies you’ll need at Wedsy.ca!

So you’re throwing a party?! You need all the fun supplies to make it the best party ever! Wedsy.ca (wedsy.ca) has all the party supplies you will need… MORE ABOUT WEDSY.CA | Wedsy is a fresh online shop full of fabulous wedding items. More details in their review in The Ring, here. To find out more, […]

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Dawnelle & Michael {real wedding story}

Bride & Groom: Dawnelle & Michael Siemon Photographer: Michael Steingard Photography (michaelsteingard.com) Wedding Date: August 17, 2019 Guest #: 220 Ceremony & Reception Location: Private Farm in North Perth Colour Palette: “Gold and ballet pink with lots of greenery! I definitely wanted a summer fresh feeling! We had these gorgeous golden Chiavari chairs that set […]

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Danielle & Ryan {engagement story}

Nearlyweds: Danielle Babos & Ryan Schmitt Together for: 8 years The proposal: “Ryan and I have been together for 8 years. He’s always been one to pay attention to those small details. We had planned a family trip to Florida March 2018, my brother and sister-in-law were bugging for us to take our 3 year […]

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Celebrating Your Original Wedding Date {COVID-19}

Finding Joy in Celebrating Your Original Wedding Date Every Wednesday night we chat with local brides, grooms and wedding professionals in a supportive zoom chat hosted by Rob Aitken from Music Central Entertainment. In the last few weeks we’ve touched on finding joy in celebrating your original wedding date. If you’ve had to postpone your […]

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Shanelle & Jon {engagement story}

Nearlyweds: Shanelle Showers & Jon Devison Together for: 2 years The proposal: “I met my fiance for the first time when I was ten. We never talked. Growing up, we lived so close to each other but never once crossed paths. In high school, our lockers were right next to each other, we had mutual […]

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Dakota & Trevor {engagement story}

Nearlyweds: Dakota Hegler & Trevor Grummet Together for: 10 years Photography: Glassworks Creative The proposal: “My grandma and his mom were best friends. We grew up around each other. I grew up crushing hard on him but of course he didn’t know who I was. We have a eight year gap between us so he […]

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Amber & Gregory {engagement story}

Photo above: Alexandra Del Bello Photography Nearlyweds: Amber Rinehart & Gregory Murdoch Together for: 3 years The proposal: “We actually met on tinder the very first time, we went to The Mule and it was love ever since. We have a favourite band and song that when I first listened to it made me think […]

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Alyisha & Kyle {real wedding story}

Bride & Groom: Alyisha & Kyle Delarge Photographer: Photography by Shelly (photographybyshelly.com) Wedding Date: May 15, 2019 Guest #: 25 Ceremony Location: The Wedding Company of Niagara, Calvary Chapel (weddingcompanyniagara.com) Reception Location: The Keg Steakhouse + Bar – Niagara Falls Courtyard Colour Palette: “White and royal blue accents on everything. My flower bouquet was royal […]

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Clare & Tony {real wedding story}

Bride & Groom: Clare & Tony Stevens Photographer: JD Photography (jdphoto.ca) Wedding Date: Oct 26, 2019 Guest #: 250 Ceremony Location: St. Matthews Lutheran Church (stmattskw.com) Reception Location: The Walper Hotel (walper.com) Colour Palette: “Gold and Emerald green with white accents. The hotel that our reception was at had a beautiful gold staircase that inspired […]

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Jess & Tim {engagement story}

Nearlyweds:  Jess Dulmage & Tim Anderson Together for: 2 years The proposal: “I like Harry Potter. Like really like it. Okay – I’m obsessed. My fiancé – not so much. He may have read the first chapter of The Philosopher’s Stone and fell asleep during the movie. Both are key points to the story. It was October […]

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Photo: Elfreda Dalby Photography | Venue: Hauser Hall, Heidelberg, ON

Featuring: Heidelburg’s Hauser Hall

Heidelburg’s Hauser Hall creates an atmosphere of romance with old-world architecture and modern décor for wedding days set amid this 1800’s church Originally a church built in the 1800s, Hauser Hall is an incredibly romantic ceremony and reception location nestled in the countryside of Heidelberg, near St. Jacobs. Fully restored by the Hauser family (you’ll […]

Victoria & Brad {engagement story}

Nearlyweds:  Victoria Campana & Brad Craddock Together for: 2 years Photography: @Studiobylensqueen The proposal: “My fiancé is actually American and I am Canadian! We met online and talked for a bit and then officially met up in Niagara Falls for the first time. He proposed to me at my 30th birthday party in front of all […]

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Imagining your dream wedding something new officiant

Reimagining your Dream Wedding

Photo by Hope Harbour Photography What does your dream wedding look like? Close your eyes. Both of you. Picture your wedding day. You’re at the ceremony about to marry. Standing in front of you is your soulmate, your best friend, your partner, your love. What does your wedding look like? Who is there? Is there […]

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Olivia & Jon {engagement story}

Nearlyweds: Olivia Howell Abel & Jon Bowles Together for: 4 years The proposal: “My now fiancé and I took a vacation of our dreams in November 2019 for my 30th birthday. We went to Ireland with a tour company – it’s been a life long dream to go here so I was thrilled to be […]

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Perfect CAkes toppers at Wedsy

The perfect cake toppers at Wedsy.ca!

Looking for a great way to personalize your wedding?! Check out the fabulous cake toppers that Wedsy (Wedy.ca) has that can add your personality to your big day!                 MORE ABOUT WEDSY.CA | Wedsy.ca (wedsy.ca) is a fresh online wedding shop run by the girls at The Ring […]

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