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The Wedding Ring Magazine | COVID Edition

THE WEDDING RING MAGAZINE: COVID EDITION Welcome to Lockdown 2.0. When we heard that Lockdown was coming we doubled our efforts to get the latest issue of The Wedding Ring Magazine: COVID Edition finished to help entertain and inspire you during your time at home. We’re thrilled to announce that it’s available now! 2020 was a rough year for […]

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Venue: Stratford Country Club | Photo: Justin Russo Photography

Featuring: Stratford Country Club

Stratford Country Club offers expertise, style and service for ceremony + receptions Located about thirty minutes outside of Kitchener-Waterloo in the quaint and historic town of Stratford, the Stratford Country Club is a well established favourite for area couples and local destination weddings outside of the city.

Hunter & Trey {engagement story}

Nearlyweds:  Hunter Markle & Trey Smith-Craig Together for: 4 years Tell us your story!: “2020 has been a year like no other for everyone. The start of our 3rd year together was shadowed by the passing of several family members and our relationship was challenged. In the coming months of social isolation and physical distancing, we […]

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Delta Guelph Hotel & Conference Centre {review}

Delta Guelph offers 11 event spaces, 13,000+ square feet, up to 500 guests, local cuisine & more | All photos provided by Delta Guelph, top photo by Gary Evans Photography Delta Guelph- Guelph’s only four-star, full-service hotel and conference centre – knows how to produce weddings worth falling in love with. Delta Guelph menus feature fresh, local food […]

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Rebecca & Connor {engagement story}

Nearlyweds:  Rebecca Long & Connor Hayes Engagement Photos: Digital Daydreams Photography Together for: 6.5 years Tell us your story!: “Connor and I went to high school together, but failed to see just how perfect we would fit! I reached out to him on Facebook after I had graduated and he ended up asking me on our first date. […]

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Choosing The Right Men’s Wedding Ring

Choosing the Right Men’s Wedding Ring is a guest post by Jennifer Grappa. Photo by Denny Muller at Unsplash Around 300,000 people get married in Canada every year, and wedding rings are traditionally exchanged as a symbol of commitment. A man’s wedding ring has to be the right balance between durable, practical and hard-wearing, and stylish […]

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Ultimate Wedding Playlists 2021

Photo: HRM Photography When the team at The Ring set out to create the Ultimate Wedding Playlists, we did so with the goal of creating the best first and last dance songs, wedding ceremony music, father-daughter and mother-son dance songs, bouquet and garter toss and wedding party dance songs lists ever (obviously) and also because […]

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First Dance Songs Spirits Intrigued Photography

First Dance Songs | Ultimate Wedding Playlist 2021

Photo: Spirits Intrigued Photography  First Dance Songs is a guest post from Music Central Entertainment One of our favourite moments at any wedding is the newlywed’s first dance. Not only is this an excellent photo op, it’s one of the sweetest romantic moments of the entire celebration. For some couples choosing the first dance song […]

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Last Dance Songs Ultimate Wedding Playlists Gary Evans Photography

Last Dance Songs | Ultimate Wedding Playlist 2021

Last Dance Songs has been updated by our friends at Complete Weddings + Events. Photo: Gary Evans Photography For some couples, the last song of the night is something moody and slow. For others, it’s fast and fun with a killer beat that fills the dance floor one last time. To help you pick the song […]

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Ceremony Music | Ultimate Wedding Playlist 2021

Photo: SPIRITS INTRIGUED PHOTOGRAPHY The ceremony music you choose for your wedding helps set the overall mood and tone for your entire day. It can help introduce your guests to your specific theme if you have one such as a fairytale wedding. It can also add elements of romance and tradition depending on the songs you’ve […]

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Father-Daughter Dance Songs | Ultimate Wedding Playlist 2021

Father-Daughter Dance Songs is a guest post from Music Central Entertainment Photo: Gary Evans Photography There are very few moments in life that are designed to celebrate the relationship between a father and a daughter. But weddings are all about celebrating all of life’s moments. Music Central Entertainment knows first hand how to how brides […]

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Mother-Son Dance Songs | Ultimate Wedding Playlist 2021

Our friends at L.O.V.E. Wedding & Music DJ Services helped us update the always popular list of Mother-Son Dance Songs. Next to the look on the groom’s face when his love is walking down the aisle towards him, our favourite groom moment is his dance with his mom. Photo: Gary Evans Photography 93 Million Miles […]

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Bouquet Toss Songs | Ultimate Wedding Playlist 2021

Bouquet Toss Songs has been updated by Loops n Jamzz DJ Productions Photo: Fetching Image Photography “The Bouquet Toss in another chance to make a memory at your wedding as you celebrate with family and friends. From the classics to modern we’ve listed a few of our favourite bouquet toss songs, but there are no […]

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Garter Toss Songs

Garter Toss Songs | Ultimate Wedding Playlist 2021

Garter Toss Songs has been updated by our friends at Complete Weddings + Events. Photo: LYN ISMAEL: EVOCATIVE IMAGERY OF LOVE STORIES The garter toss has been declining in popularity over the last few years, with more and more brides opting out of this tradition. But for some brides and grooms, the garter toss is […]

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Wedding Party Dance Songs Weddings shift from tradition to celebration | Photo: HRM Photography

Wedding Party Dance Songs | Ultimate Wedding Playlist 2021

Wedding Party Dance Songs is a guest post by Spin Doctor Productions. Photo: HRM PHOTOGRAPH If one of the sweetest moments of a wedding is the first dance, the wedding party dance is the moment that kicks off the party. Some couples choose a slow and easy love song, others choose something to really get […]

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Classic Party Songs | Ultimate Wedding Playlist 2021

Classic Party Songs is a guest post from Thunderstorm Productions. Photo by: Spirits Intrigued Photography Your wedding dance isn’t just a collection of special dances like your first dance as a married couple or your dances with your parents. It’s also a chance to dance and celebrate with your closest family and friends. The hallmark […]

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Four Points by Sheraton London | Photo: Erin Woodgate Photography

Featuring: Four Points by Sheraton London

Four Points by Sheraton London offers beautiful spaces for ceremonies, receptions and 600+ guests From trendy to the traditional, the Four Points by Sheraton London provides you with everything you need to make your dream wedding come true. With 180 guestrooms, a full service conference centre, and outdoor gardens, they have everything needed to create […]

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The Wedding Budget: Budgeting made Easy

Photo above: Gary Evans Photography December 2020 | Yes, it’s true! The Wedding Budget Spreadsheet has been updated with the latest price ranges and elements.  The Wedding Budget Spreadsheet gives basic price ranges for absolutely everything. From the marriage licenses to wedding photography, it includes columns for reality – your budget, quotes and actual amounts […]

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Element Fusion Studios

Element Fusion Studios {review}

Element Fusion Studios offers a personalized and customized photography experience catered to you and your needs.  Element Fusion Studios believes in a seamless and exceptional photography experience for each and every engaged couple they work with. Ankur, founder and lead photographer, works closely with his couples, coordinating and planning all aspects of the photography process, […]

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Marquis Gardens Hamilton

Featuring: Marquis Gardens Hamilton

Looking for an amazing wedding venue in Hamilton?! Look no further then Marquis Gardens! They have everything you are looking for to make your dream wedding come to life… Marquis Gardens Hamilton is named after the “Marquis Diamond” – the most unique cut with the best brilliance of all shapes! Their mission: To build a […]

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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 […]

Grayson Mills

Grayson Mills {review}

Located in beautiful downtown Stratford, Ontario, Grayson Mills is the perfect wedding venue for engaged couples who are searching for just the right blend of timeless chic and industrial glam. Grayson Mills Weddings & Events, a historically restored venue, is the newest, and one of the most timeless settings for a wedding in picturesque downtown […]

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Featuring: Revival House

Stratford wedding venue, Revival House is romantically chic with a touch of modern hipster Whether it’s the cathedral ceilings, stained glass windows, spectacular food, extensive drink selection or the heritage and ambience, Revival House is downtown Stratford’s hippest VIP hideaway. From the chill upstairs gastrolounge to the historic sanctuary, Revival House is a unique and […]

Featuring: Marriott TownePlace Suites Brantford

Starting in the summer of 2019 you no longer have to go to the big cities to throw a party for a large group of the most important people in your life! In June 2019 Brantford will be the home to a new exciting venue, offering complete wedding services for up to 550 guests away […]

Featuring: Latte Productions Photography

K-W’s Latte Productions Photography offers full day packages at a price you’ll love Justin has built his company around affordability, All Day & Night Coverage no-limits on photography, generous amounts of included travel and complete flexibility in the lengths he’ll go to cover your wedding. “We are always open to requests and are constantly looking […]

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It’s all about the Gingerbread!

While this year may feel a little different, there are some traditions that will keep our spirits bright, our bellies happy and bring a smile to our faces. This holiday season, PASSION FOR CAKES shares their best gingerbread holiday recipe. Keep the kids busy, make an edible treat and create a gingerbread tree that the […]

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Featuring: DoubleTree By Hilton Kitchener

Three elegant ballrooms, newly renovated guest rooms, exquisite cuisine and traditional décor make the DoubleTree By Hilton Kitchener one of the tri-cities’ favourite venues DoubleTree By Hilton Kitchener is well-known in the tri-cities for being one of the area’s largest hotels, playing host to full ceremonies, receptions and overnight accommodations all in one beautiful venue. […]