{Expert Tip} 5 Reasons to hire a wedding planner

Photo above: Alley Cat Photography EXPERT TIP BY Fresh Look Design Inc. (FLD) (♥)  (freshlookdesign.ca) Kitchener, ON From accompanying you on your search for the perfect vendors, reviewing and negotiating contracts, and saying yes to the perfect dress, a wedding planner is there every step of the way to ensure you are completely relaxed and at […]

Expert Tips, Fresh Look Design, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020

Everything you need for your candy bar at Wedsy!

Are you doing a candy bar or dessert table at your wedding?! Wedsy (wedsy.ca) has everything you need to make your sweets table unforgettable! MORE ABOUT WEDSY.CA | Wedsy.ca (wedsy.ca) is a fresh online wedding shop run by the girls at The Ring more details in their review in The Ring, here. To find out […]

favourite things, Wedsy.ca

Perfectly put together | Andrea & Justin

With dusty purples, light pinks and touches of grey and rose gold, Andrea and Justin had a breathtaking wedding day that was perfectly put together… Married couple: Andrea Hicks and Justin Erratt Wedding Date: August 24th, 2019 Ceremony & Reception Location: Caradoc Sands (caradocsands.ca) “We loved the indoor reception space that could accommodate our large […]

Caradoc Sands, David's Bridal, Grow & Bloom Co., Jamie Bladwin, Kelly Taylor - The Bridal Lounge Photography, MIA Bijoux, Moores Clothing For Men, Music Central Entertainment, Petrov Bridal, Poags Jewellers, Project Carve, Stranos Bakery, Studio 99, Team Dias Ceremonies, Top Knots and Gloss
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Reviewing MacLaren Art Centre

The award-winning MacLaren Art Centre is a regional public art gallery in Barrie, Ontario that combines modern and traditional charm to deliver a fantastic venue for wedding celebrations. Photos provided by MacLaren Art Centre |  The MacLaren Art Centre contains an expansive Canadian contemporary permanent collection and features world class exhibitions throughout the year. The architectural […]

Maclaren Art Centre
Day2Knight Events

Reviewing Day 2 Knight Events

Day 2 Knight Events is a full-service event and wedding planning business based in London, Ontario owned and operated by Dan Knight. Photos provided by Day 2 Knight Events | Day to Knight Events promises to take away all of your wedding planning stress and only leave you with the fun and enjoyment of your special […]

Day 2 Knight Events, wedding coordinator, wedding planning
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Reviewing Beauty By Stacey

Beauty By Stacey offers on-site hair and makeup services to brides and bridal parties in the Brantford, Hamilton, and Ancaster area. All Photos: Stacey Sztricsko | Beauty by Stacey is an in-home spa located in Caledonia, Ontario. Stacey Sztricsko is a certified medical aesthetician and a published makeup artist. They offer a wide range of spa and salon […]

aesthetics, bridal hair and makeup

This is ‘us’ | Hayleigh & Simon

Hayleigh and Simon wanted a wedding day that felt like ‘them’. With a collection of their favourite things from the food to the drinks they were able to take their guests inside their world together… Married couple: Hayleigh & Simon Culliton Wedding Date: September 28, 2019 Ceremony & Reception Location: Revival House (revival.house) in Stratford. […]

Birdy Grey, Bonsai Creative, Cakes by Julie, Channers Men's Apparel, Chocolate Barr's, David + Kara Wedding Imagery, From the Potting Shed, Joseph's Clothiers, Made with Love Bridal, Petite Salon, Real Wedding Stories, Revival House
The Flowers are Still Blooming La Petite Fleur Solet Photography Bride with bridesmaids with stunning white bouquets

The Flowers Are Still Blooming! {COVID-19}

The Flowers are Still Blooming! is a guest post by Brandy King from La Petite Fleur Photo Above: Solet Photography In the midst of these unprecedented times, few of us have taken time to stop and smell the roses or more importantly … to realize they’re still blooming. The Flowers are Still Blooming! Flowers in […]

COVID-19, La Petite Fleur
Rescheduling your wedding, dreamstyle weddings photo by Avangaurd Photography

Rescheduling Your Wedding Day {COVID-19}

Rescheduling Your Wedding Day is a guest post by Danielle Deebank from Dreamstyle Weddings. Photo Above: Avangaurd Photography Rescheduling Your Wedding Day First of all, take a deep breath.  This is an unfamiliar time for all of us but know that you are not alone.  There are many couples that are being faced with the […]

COVID-19, Dreamstyle Weddings

Virtual Wedding Expo: Stacked Wedding Cakes

Stacked: The Wedding Cake Shop specializes in bespoke, luxury wedding cake design, sweets tables, and handcrafted sugar flowers. They offer beautiful fondant covered and delicious buttercream cakes as well as cupcakes and their signature cake cups. They strive for the absolute best in cake design and customer experience…and the best part is they taste even […]

Stacked: The Wedding Cake Shop
Rebel Creek Golf Club 3rd Tee Wedding | Photo: John Van Tran Photography

Off-Season Weddings at Rebel Creek Golf Club

Off-season weddings are becoming very popular at Rebel Creek Golf Club (golfrebelcreek.ca) for many reasons. From space and options to price, here’s what you’ll want to know about an off-season Rebel Creek wedding… Pricing Rebel Creek offers 50% off the hall rental and ceremony fees for off season weddings. Off-season weddings are considered by Rebel […]

Rebel Creek Golf Club
2020 Wedding Options, HRM Photography

2020 Wedding Options {COVID-19}

Breaking Down Your 2020 Wedding Options is a guest post by Erin Bouchard, owner of Once Upon a Time Weddings in Strathroy. Photo Above: HRM Photography Brides and grooms who are planning an April, May or June wedding are facing an impossible decision as we approach their weddings. First, I want to say: This sucks. […]

COVID-19, HRM Photography, Music Central Entertainment, Once Upon A Time Weddings, Something New Officiant

A vintage love story for Larissa & Adam at Waterloo Regional Police Association

Larissa and Adam’s wedding day can only be described as a vintage love story. From vintage books, suitcases and an old timey typewriter, they were able to bring their vision to life at the Waterloo Regional Police Association… Married couple: Adam and Larissa Weber Wedding Date: July 20, 2019 Ceremony & Reception Location: Waterloo Regional […]

Cherry Sounds Productions, makeup by S Galloway, Mandy May Photography, Real Wedding Stories, Simply Unique Event Decor & Flowers, Sophie's Gown Shoppe, Waterloo Regional Police Association
we just want to get married Always and forever peter b photography


Photo Above: Peter B Photography The COVID-19 pandemic has caused turmoil for local brides and grooms. Many couples have had to reschedule their weddings leaving with them with questions about their ceremony and licenses. We asked wedding officiant Martti Pajunen from Always and Forever Life Celebrations what to tell the couple who says “WE JUST […]

Always and Forever Life Celebrations, COVID-19

Destination wedding style shoot with Spirits Intrigued Photography

We are getting all the feels from this destination shoot that Spirits Intrigued Photography (sipimage.com) did with two fun and loving couples! “Whenever I have a destination wedding, I always do an extra shoot for the bride and groom. It can be a trash the dress, second bridal shoot, excursion shoot or whatever the couple […]

Jennie Ross Bridal, Real Wedding Stories, Spirits Intrigued Photography
Little Mushroom Catering

Virtual Wedding Expo: Little Mushroom Catering

Little Mushroom Catering makes people happy with food. Let them help you impress your guests by creating delicious memories. LMC uses locally farmed ingredients (check out their Feast On Certification) to make the best from-scratch food in their nut-free industrial facility. From Grand Openings & Galas to Backyard BBQs and Weddings, Choose the Experience of […]

Little Mushroom Catering
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Classic understated elegance at Delta Waterloo

Recent bride and groom, Tina and Mark, planned their dream wedding of understated elegance at Delta Waterloo this past fall. With a little bit of help from some of Kitchener-Waterloo’s best wedding professionals, their wedding was the dream they had envisioned. Married couple: Tina Naugler and Mark Steffen Wedding Date: October 26, 2019 Ceremony & […]

David's Bridal, Delta Waterloo, Photography from the soul, Pioneer Hair Works, Servers with a Smile, Stars Men's Shops
wedding planning checklist

Wedding Planning Checklist

Planning a wedding can be a daunting task. Most brides and grooms have never had to plan an event of this magnitude with this size of budget. We’ve created this wedding planning checklist to help you sort out the details of planning your big day. The Checklist is a comprehensive list of everything we could […]

planning tools, Wedding Checklist
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Virtual Wedding Expo: Brentwood Livery

There are no shortage of people who have excellent things to say about the family-run luxury transportation company, Brentwood Livery. In fact, countless brides and other experts in the Kitchener-Waterloo, Cambridge and Guelph areas refer to Brentwood for any formal function deserving of a ride in style. Wedding Packages & Prices… Brentwood Livery offers custom […]

Brentwood Livery
Should I postpone my wedding photo of couple sitting in a green round arch

Should I postpone my wedding? {COVID-19}

PHOTO ABOVE: HRM Photography Last night local wedding professionals took to a zoom chat to answer questions from local brides and grooms about their most pressing concerns. In these early days of social distancing, with all events over 10 people being forced to cancel or postpone, engaged couples are wondering “Should I postpone my wedding?” […]

COVID-19, HRM Photography, Music Central Entertainment, Once Upon A Time Weddings, Something New Officiant, Twelfth Night Events, Unmistakably You
Spencer's at the Waterfront | Photo: Taylor Jackson Photography

{Featuring} Spencer’s at the Waterfront

Spencer’s at the Waterfront offers a modern venue with stunning, one of a kind views of Lake Ontario Sitting above the shore, Spencer’s at the Waterfront offers breathtaking, panoramic views of Burlington Bay and Lake Ontario. The room for your reception – warm, welcoming, and relaxing, in natural wood and earth tones with floor-to-ceiling windows […]

Virtual Wedding Expo: Servers with a Smile

Where do you go to create the wedding of your dreams? Servers with a Smile is where you can find all the vendors you need to have a magical day, as well as support during your entire day, so all you have to do is enjoy your wedding! Servers With A Smile prides itself on […]

Servers with a Smile