Photo: Jaime Coyle Photography

{Reality Wedding Story} Fresh Country Wedding in St. Clements, Ontario

This gorgeous country wedding took place in St. Clements, Ontario, at the home that Melissa’s grandparents built from scratch, that her mother now owns, and that Melissa spent time at throughout her childhood. BRIDE & GROOM:  Melissa Bruggemann & Jeremy Young WEDDING DATE: August 27, 2016 PLANNING & DESIGN: Ainsley at Fresh Look Design Event […]

Fresh Look Design, Jaime Coyle Photography, Little Mushroom Catering, Real Wedding Stories, The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine Spring/Summer 2017
Cambridge Hotel & Conference Centre | Photo: Gary Evans Photography

The Oh So Gorgeous Renovations at Cambridge Hotel and Conference Centre

Photo above: Cambridge Hotel & Conference Centre | Photo: Gary Evans Photography The Cambridge Hotel and Conference Centre is a venue that works for any style or theme. And with a team that is dedicated to helping brides and grooms create fabulous local weddings, Cambridge Hotel and Conference Centre is a great choice for a stress-free wedding day. […]

Bruce Caboose, Cambridge Hotel and Conference Centre
Curve Hair Studio

{Design Palette} Enchanted Forest

Curve Hair Studio (curvehairstudio.com) styled the bride and her bridemaids. They explain, “Wedding styles are becoming more organic and romantic in the sense that brides want to see more textures, soft natural tones, and lots of personal touches and DIY for their special day. Jacqueline was no different; she had her wedding at her family home […]

Curve Hair Studio, Design Palettes, Flower Expressions, Moores Clothing For Men, Tara Lilly Photography, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine Spring/Summer 2017
Latte Production Photography

{Reality Wedding Story} Cozy Country Wednesday Wedding at Gambrel Barn

Country Heritage Park’s Gambrel Barn (countryheritagepark.com) in Milton, ON was the location for Jake & Corynn’s wedding day. Corynn says,“Jake and I are very down to earth people with country roots. It’s where we feel most at home. We always wanted a barn wedding, and this place is on the escarpment with 80+ acres of […]

B.O.S.S DJ, barn and farm weddings, Country Heritage Park’s Gambrel Barn, David's Bridal, From the 12th Line, From the Potting Shed, Latte Productions Photography, Lelo Artistry, Mid-Knight Catering, Real Wedding Stories, rustic weddings, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine Spring/Summer 2017, Tip Top Tailors
Julie Nicole Photography

{Design Palette} All That Glitters

Birch and pine. Gold candelabras and wood slab chargers. Gold glitter wedding cakes and navy blue suits. Gold rimmed china and vintage style fashion accessories. Stylish stationery and exquisite hair and makeup design… PHOTOGRAPHY: Julie Nicole Photography (julienicolephotography.com) GOWN & ACCESSORIES: La Crème (lacremedecor.com) SET DESIGN: One for the Wall (facebook.com/oneforthewall) FLORAL DESIGN & DÉCOR: La […]

AWE Events, B Pretty, Cocabella Cake Studio, Design Palettes, Home Sense, Julie Nicole Photography, La Creme, La Petite Fleur, Lindsay Plank Events, One for the wall, The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine Spring/Summer 2017, Uptown Designs, wedding style shoots
Photo: Gary Evans Photography | Venue: Whistle Bear Golf Club

{Reality Wedding Story} Cozy Romance with Candlelight, Fireplaces and Rustic Touches

Deanna and Sean looked at several locations but when they visited Whistle Bear Golf Club, they were blown away. The feel of the location is exactly what they were going for; cozy fire places, wood fixtures, and beautiful big windows for perfect lighting. Everything they needed for a cozy, romantic wedding day… Bride & Groom: Deanna & […]

Ballett's Bridal, Copeland Productions, Gary Evans Photography, La Patisserie, La Petite Fleur, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Sophie's Gown Shoppe, Whistle Bear Golf Club
Photo: Spirits Intrigued Photography

{Tips} Top Ten Tips to enjoy any Destination Travel Plan

Photo above: Spirits Intrigued Photography Planning a destination wedding or a honeymoon? We have the perfect tips for you to make your trip even better! Read on and then start packing!! 1. Do not expect to find things as you experience them at home. You left home to find different things. 2. Do not take anything TOO seriously, […]

Belmont Flowers, destination weddings, Elfreda Dalby Photography, Gary Evans Photography, Have Heart Photography, HRM Photography, Julie Nicole Photography, Spirits Intrigued Photography
The Financial Diva

{Expert Tip} The Financial Diva tells us how to have a stylish, memorable and no financial regret wedding

The Financial Diva (thefinancialdiva.ca) gives us some tips on ways you can save some serious dough on your wedding day! “Weddings are the ultimate celebration that couples want to cherish for the rest of their lives. When looking at the statistics on all the cost factors, who pays etc. the one stat that stands out is this: […]

The Financial Diva
Venue: Stratford Country Club | Decor: Devine Wedding Design

{Design Palette} Garden Themed Weddings by Devine Wedding Design

This gorgeous photo shoot was designed by Devine Wedding Design (devineweddingdesign.ca) and captured by Sheila Braam Photography (sheilabraam.com) at the Stratford Country Club (stratfordcountryclub.ca) Devine Wedding Design’s unique creation was inspired by the garden-themed weddings which are taking the wedding scene by storm. They describe how incorporating greenery can transform any room into an eye-catching wonderland, especially […]

Devine Wedding Design, Sheila Braam Photography, Stratford Country Club
Venue: Whistle Bear Golf Club | Photo: Anne Edgar Photography

{favourite things} Grand Stone Fireplace, Rock Fountains, Open Air Chapel & More

Easily reached from bustling cities, yet nestled within the remote countryside, Whistle Bear Golf Club (whistlebear.ca) is the ultimate venue for a getaway wedding feel (without the pricey airfare). A spectacular natural setting – complete with rolling hills, babbling brooks and a commanding forest – offers the privacy and exclusivity owed to any couple on their […]

Anne Edgar Photography, favourite things, fireplaces, fountains, outdoor ceremonies, rustic weddings, Whistle Bear Golf Club

{Expert Tip} Brentwood Livery tells us how you can arrive in style to your wedding

Photo above: Gary Evans Photography We wanted to know why having a limo on your wedding day was so important and what the advantages are, so we went straight to our friends at Brentwood Livery (brentwoodlivery.ca) to get there expert opinion! Planning a wedding can seem overwhelming at times. There are a multitude of details to […]

Brentwood Livery, family businesses, limousines, transportation
Photo: Brian Limoyo Photography | Venue: Whistle Bear Golf Club

{Reality Wedding Story} Romantic Boho at Whistle Bear | Jennifer & Brandon

Jennifer and Brandon took on all the details for their romantic boho chic wedding! From the invitations to individual handwritten notes for each guest, you can see the love and work they poured into their special day! Every detail was thought out and it represented everything they wanted their wedding day to be. Bride & […]

Brian Limoyo Photography, Living Fresh, Mellow Dee, Real Wedding Stories, The Strand Hair Studio, Whistle Bear Golf Club
Julie Nicole Photography

{Design Palette} Succulents & Cacti create an etheral photoshoot

The winter sun was high in the sky but the air was warm and the light diffused and filtered through the dusted windows of the green house. Walking through stunning succulents and towering cacti in a unreal size produced an ethereal feel. Julie Nicole Photography (julienicolephotography.com) put together this serene photoshoot and we think she got the exact […]

Julie Nicole Photography, wedding style shoots
Grey Silo Golf Course

{Reality Wedding Story} Pinks, Champagnes and Pearls at Grey Silo | Monique & Aaron

Monique and Aaron wanted their big day to be sweet and traditional. They achieved this with all the love and care they put into their wedding. With personal touches galore, Monique and Aaron did as much DIY as they possible could!  Bride & Groom: Monique Bevan & Aaron Carr Wedding Date: April 22, 2017 Ceremony & […]

Bright Sky Weddings, Creme Couture, David's Bridal, Floral Express, Grey Silo Golf Club, Mill Creek Chocolates, Moores Clothing For Men, Oiseau Salon, Olympic Sound, Real Wedding Stories, The Cake Box, Wedding Dream

{Trends} Something Blue Wedding DJ’s Shares Top Hits for Garter Toss

Looking for ideas for songs to play during your Garter Toss? Something Blue Wedding DJ’s (somethingblueweddingdjs.com) shares their top hit songs for Garter Tosses, as requested by so many of this year’s brides and grooms… Fav Garter Toss Songs! The Stripper by David Rose Legs by ZZ Top You Sexy Thing by Hot Chocolate Too […]

bouquet toss, garter toss, Something Blue DJs, ultimate wedding tunes database

{Reality Wedding Story} Simple Rustic Elegance | Kristin & Kyle

Kristin and Kyle love adventure and the outdoors and they really wanted to bring all of those elements that they love into their wedding day! With classic rustic touches and beautiful green views they were able to bring their dream vision to life… Bride and Groom: Kristin Doering & Kyle Huff Wedding Date: July 16, […]

Alicia Riley Photography, David's Bridal, DJ Charlie Clean, Gabriela Soares, Jodi Leigh Designs, Minted, Moores Clothing For Men, Peachy Keen Studio, Real Wedding Stories, Sight & Sound Studios, Superior Bridal, Whistle Bear Golf Club
Something Blue Wedding DJ's

{Trends} Something Blue Wedding DJ’s Shares Top Hits for Bouquet Toss

Looking for ideas for songs to play during your Bouquet Toss? Something Blue Wedding DJ’s (somethingblueweddingdjs.com) shares their top hit songs for Bouquet Tosses, as requested by so many of this year’s brides and grooms… Fav Bouqet Toss Songs! Single Ladies by Beyonce   Man I Feel Like A Woman by Shania Twain Girls Night Out […]

bouquet toss, Something Blue DJs, ultimate wedding tunes database
Venue: Beaverdale Golf Club | Photo: Fostered Photo

{Reality Wedding Story} Vintage with a touch of Canadian flair at Beaverdale Golf Club | Heather & Quintin

Natural wood features at Beaverdale Golf Club add to the decor of Heather and Quintin’s vintage wedding.  Bride & Groom: Quintin Clarke and Heather Fraser Wedding Date: July 1st, 2017 Ceremony & Reception Location: Beaverdale Golf Club (golfbeaverdale.ca) “Beaverdale has a beautiful wood interior, diverse scenery for photos, ceremony and reception all in one location. They […]

Beaverdale Golf Club, Brock Road Nursery, Fostered Photo, Real Wedding Stories, RW & CO., Sixpence Bridal, Sweet Eats by Marina
Decor: La Petite Fleur | Photo: Todor Wedding Co.

{Design Palette} Garden Chic with an Art Deco Flare

La Petite Fleur (petitefleur.ca) brought a garden party with an art deco feel to life at Whistle Bear Golf Club (whistlebear.ca) for the wedding of Siobhan and Emmanual. We are swooning over the look and details of this gorgeous wedding day!  Choosing the venue was easy, once the couple visited Whistle Bear in peron. Siobhan told […]

Delightfully Iced, Faces, Faces by Nadeen, Hair by Sherri, John Quirk, Juneyt, La Petite Fleur, Pete Khamphila, Todor Wedding Co., Whistle Bear Golf Club
Photo: Anne Edgar Photography | Venue: Cambridge Mill

{Reality Wedding Story} Classic, Elegant & Timeless | Carla & Tim

Classic, elegant and timeless is exactly what Carla and Tim got at their gorgeous Cambridge Mill (cambridgemill.ca) wedding captured by the incredibly talented Anne Edgar from Anne Edgar Photography (anneedgarphoto.com)… Bride & Groom: Carla and Tim Wedding Date: June 17, 2017 Ceremony & Reception Location: Cambridge Mill (cambridgemill.ca) “We used the Pavilion for our ceremony […]

Anne Edgar Photography, Cambridge Mill, Copeland Productions, David's Bridal, From the Potting Shed, Harry Rosen, Kleinfeld Canada, Peter Parvez, Picture Perfect Cake Art, Pretty in Pink Mobile Makeup & Hair, Real Wedding Stories, Vista Print
Venue: Concordia Club | Photo: Zsuzsi Pal Photography

{Venue Spotlight} From Fest Hall to fabulous – Concordia Club

Everyone within 50+ miles of Kitchener-Waterloo knows that the Concordia Club (♥) (concordiaclub.ca) throws one of the biggest and most famous Oktoberfest parties every Fall. But what you may not know is that they also host some of the most elegant wedding receptions in the area, from small and intimate, to large and lavish! When […]

Concordia Club, Design Palettes, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2017
Venue: Highgate View | Photo: Anne Edgar Photography

{Design Palette} Love & Luxe at Highgate

“Highgate has that country in the city feeling that will create an amazing experience for you and up to 300 guests.”  – Leslee Urquhart of A Perfect Day Weddings VENUE: Highgate View by A Perfect Day Weddings (aperfectday.ca/highgate-view) COORDINATION: A Perfect Day Weddings (aperfectday.ca) & Danielle G Events (daniellegevents.com) PHOTOGRAPHY: Anne & Carla at Anne […]

A Perfect Day Wedding and Events, Anne Edgar Photography, Danielle G Events, Design Palettes, Highgate View, Little Mushroom Catering, Pink Poppi Designs, Red Bicycle Paper Co, Sixpence Bridal, The Creative Bride, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2017, VIP Limousine Service KW, wedding style shoots, Whispers Day Spa, Zak's Jewellers
Photo: Julie Nicole Photography | Venue: Langdon Hall

{Design Palette} English Tea Party at Langdon Hall

This expert wedding team spared no expense putting together the theme and overall look of this gorgeous design palette when choosing Langdon Hall (langdonhall.ca) for their location. Julie Nicole Photography (julienicolephotography.com) describes Langdon Hall as a true dream venue with gorgeous light pouring in from large floor to ceiling windows. The luxurious English tea party […]

AWE Events, Bird & Bee Vintage Rental Co., Cocabella Cake Studio, Design Palettes, FAD Hair Studio, Julie Nicole Photography, La Petite Fleur, Langdon Hall Hotel & Spa, Lisa Torti, Moores Clothing For Men, Red Bicycle Paper Co, Sixpence Bridal, Tableauscapes, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2017, wedding style shoots
Decor: Devine Wedding Design

{Expert Tip} The Power of Ceiling Treatments

An Expert Tip by Devine Wedding Design (♥) (devineweddingdesign.ca) Any venue you chose for your wedding can be transformed using ceiling treatments giving the space shape and definition. Devine Wedding Design (♥) (devineweddingdesign.ca) creates dream spaces for their clients utilizing a variety of ceiling details – from draping, lighting, and chandeliers to garlands, suspended centrepieces […]

Devine Wedding Design, Expert Tips, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2017