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Canada’s most gorgeous weddings are right here in Southwestern Ontario

Story by TheWeddingRing.ca with reviewed experts in The Ring The cities, villages, lakes and countryside of Southwestern Ontario are home to some of Canada’s most gorgeous events – especially weddings. Even with the growing popularity of destination weddings, for many couples, a home grown wedding is the only way to truly celebrate the beginning of a […]

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{hair gallery} Bridal Hair Styles & Updo’s With Ku’r Salon

If you’re searching for a little bridal ‘hairspiration’ – should you do an ‘up do’? Should you wear long curls? Extensions? Add colour? Or maybe twist in some braids?!! So many choices… Ku’r Salon and Spa shared some of their favourite bridal hair looks to help get your started. The team of stylists and aestheticians at Ku’r […]

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{bridal gown gallery} Featuring Gowns Found at Sew Stylish Wedding Works

The Ring’s Gown Gallery is one of brides’ all time favourite features. This one features some of our favourite gowns found at Sew Stylish Wedding Works out of Ingersoll, Ontario. Sew Stylish carries bridal gowns, bridesmaids dresses, flower girl dresses, mother of the bride/groom gowns, prom dresses, as well as all the necessities. The featured […]

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{reality wedding} Harry Potter Themed Wedding is Magical Day for London Couple

Amanda and Brad Ausrotas tied the knot in a Harry Potter themed wedding, complete with magic wand and castle-like setting. “My husband and I both grew up with Harry Potter, and it’s a really important part of who we are. We also met through a Harry Potter fan website, and it was the biggest thing […]

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{gallery} Beautiful Backdrops with Fresh Look Design

Photo above: Anne Edgar Photography A breathtaking wedding area and head table backdrop can become a focal point for your wedding or event reception. We chose some of our favourite backdrops created by Ainsley, of Fresh Look Design Event & Wedding Specialist (FLD) who specialized in creating incredible weddings through detailed design. In addition to a draped […]

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Downloadable Sample Shots List | Latte Productions Wedding Photography

Your Photography Must-Have Shot List (downloadable)

DOWNLOADABLE SAMPLE SHOTS LIST | There’s likely thousands of photos that could be shot throughout your wedding day. But which ones are truly important to you? This is a question you will be going over with your chosen photographer (hopefully!). The pro photographers at Kitchener-Waterloo-based Latte Productions Photography are nice enough to share one of […]

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Kayla & Nick's Wedding at The Museum with DJ Charlie Clean

Ultimate Wedding Songs Database – Wedding Processional, Reception Entrance & First Dance Songs!

Ultimate Wedding Songs Database – First Dance, Wedding Processional & Reception Entrance Song Ideas From The Beatles and The Piano Guys to Lennon & Maisey, Eric Clapton and Dustin Lynch, this list is filled with some of the best possible song ideas (and their corresponding music videos) of today and all time that you could […]

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Get Local! Plan Fabulous.

Choosing the Wedding Vendors Who Will Work With Your Specific Style, Personality & Budget Photo above: Lyn Ismael  ONLY IN THE RING | When you’re researching and hiring the wedding experts that will make or break your wedding, it can be overwhelming – especially when you know what you love and have a good idea of what […]

The Wedding Ring Magazine ONTARIO Spring/Summer 2017

Pick up a copy in Ontario Chapters stores, buy online or read online right here! The Wedding Ring Magazine ONTARIO Spring/Summer 2017 is on Chapters’ shelves (as of January 2017). It is the exclusive magazine distributed through The Ring’s own network of Wedding Expo events and favourite community shows. And of course, you can find it […]

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Ideas for modern day Bachelor & Bachelorette parties and Stag & Doe’s

An expert tip by Brentwood Livery (www.brentwoodlivery.ca) | Photo above: Gary Evans Photography Celebrating the soon to be married is an ancient tradition. Dinner and toasts to the groom-to-be date back to the days of the Spartans and bridal showers and teas have been around for centuries. Modern Bachelor or Bachelorette festivities, however, offer an […]

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Cambridge Wedding Expo

The Ring Sets the Date in Hamilton!

June 2018 | After years worth of requests by brides and exhibitors & after endless planning to make it happen… we’re over the moon to announce The Ring’s Hamilton Wedding Expo is officially on the calendar!!  ♥ The team is sooooo excited to announce The Ring’s Hamilton Wedding Expo will take place at Carmen’s Banquet Centre on […]

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The Wedding Ring’s Magazine | Spring/Summer 2019 | Ontario

Ontario’s favourite weddings begin here! 20+ pages of design palettes & real weddings, wedding venues, bridal show calendar, favourite things, gowns and more Get local ♥ Plan fabulous! Cover (full story, p26) PHOTOGRAPHY: JF Hannigan Photography (jfhanniganphoto.com), Niagara, ON LOCATION: Hernder Estate Winery (hernder.com), St. Catherines, ON If you’re having trouble viewing the magazine above, click here!

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Wedding Worthy Venues & Ontario Reception Halls – Fall/Winter 2019 Edition

Wedding Worthy Venues (reception halls, banquet spaces, golf courses) is a special feature of The Wedding Ring Magazine that’s designed to give you an at-a-glance look at some of the amazing wedding locations found in South Western Ontario Best Western Arden Park Hotel Milton Banquet & Conference Centre Best Western Brantford Hotel Oakview Terrace Reception Centre Best […]

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Family-run Julia Weddings offers full event décor, lighting services and floral design for some of Kitchener-Waterloo’s most incredible weddings and events

Family-run Julia Weddings offers full event décor, lighting services and floral design for some of Kitchener-Waterloo’s most incredible weddings and events For decor packages, options, specialties, prices, interviews with the Julia Weddings team and their past clients, click here (full review).

Wedding Worthy Venues & Ontario Reception Halls – Spring/Summer 2020 Edition

Wedding Worthy Venues (reception halls, banquet spaces, golf courses) is a special feature of The Wedding Ring Magazine that’s designed to give you an at-a-glance look at some of the amazing wedding locations found in South Western Ontario   Best Western Arden Park Hotel Milton Banquet & Conference Centre Best Western Brantford Quality Inn Orillia & Conference […]

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Ultimate Wedding Playlists 2020

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 | Ultimate Wedding Playlist 2020

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 Playlist 2020

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 2020

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 2020

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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