Element Fusion Studios

Top 5 Tips to Hiring a Wedding Photographer {expert tip}

EXPERT TIP BY ELEMENT FUSION STUDIOS (♥) (www.elementfusion.ca) Toronto, ON Planning a wedding can be one of the most exciting times of your life. At times it may feel very stressful; trying to find a venue that’s available on the date you’d like, deciding how many people and who to invite, or even when choosing […]

Element Fusion Studios, Expert Tips

Top 4 tips for choosing a videographer {expert tip}

Expert Tip by Brubacher Films (www.brubacherfilms.com) | Photo above: DA Photography Choose a videographer that edits in the style of video that you prefer. Consider both the visuals and audio (which is easily half the experience!). Choose a videographer who edits in the colour and lighting that matches your taste. Consider the flow of the […]

Brubacher Films, Expert Tips

Why choose a custom gown? {expert tip}

Custom Gown Q&A with Tami, Designer and Creator of Mina Bridal Design (www.minabridaldesign.ca) Stratford, ON Q. WHAT IS CUSTOM DESIGN?A. A custom gown is designed and created for your distinct style and made to your measurements. It is truly a one-of-a-kind gown that no one else would have. Q. HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN IN […]

Expert Tips, Mina Bridal Design, The Wedding Ring Magazine January 2021: Covid Edition

Choosing a Master of Ceremonies {Expert Tip}

EXPERT TIP BY MUSIC CENTRAL ENTERTAINMENT (musiccentral.ca) | Photo above: The Bridal Lounge Choosing the MC for your wedding is a more complicated decision than it can seem on the surface. Many people just choose their favourite uncle or friend. But when you consider the actual importance of your MC, you may want to reconsider […]

Expert Tips, Music Central Entertainment, The Wedding Ring Magazine January 2021: Covid Edition

Wedding Gown Shopping During Covid {Expert Tip}

EXPERT TIP BY TAYLOR’S BRIDAL BOUTIQUE (www.taylorsbridal.com) To stay safe during your dress shopping experience, Taylor’s BridalBoutique has come up with tips to help you feel prepared! 1. Do research on which boutiques you want to visit and the dresses you want to try. Make sure that the boutique you chose is an authorized retailer […]

COVID-19, Expert Tips, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, The Wedding Ring Magazine January 2021: Covid Edition

Tent & Outdoor Wedding Locations

Tent & Outdoor Wedding Locations features venue options throughout Southwestern Ontario. For many engaged couples, an outdoor wedding is their dream wedding. For others, a romantic celebration under a beautiful tent is how they picture their wedding reception. Thanks to the current COVID restrictions, couples who never dreamed of outdoor or tent weddings are getting […]

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Look Naturally Flawless on Your Wedding Day {Expert Tip}

EXPERT TIP BY SENEGENCE – LIP LADY CANADA (lipladycanada.com) | Photos courtesy of Senegence – Lip Lady Canada Your wedding day is one of the most special and memorable days of your life that will be captured in time for years to come. Every bride wants to look and feel her most beautiful, and the […]

Expert Tips, Lip Lady Canada, Senegence, The Wedding Ring Magazine January 2021: Covid Edition

{Expert Tip} Trending: Streaming Your Wedding

EXPERT TIP BY THUNDERSTORM PRODUCTIONS (♥) (thunderstormpro.com) | Photo above: DA Photography Prior to March 2020, live streaming a wedding ceremony was gaining in popularity. It was a common choice for engaged couples who elected to host a destination wedding or elopement, or for those couples who had loved ones who couldn’t be present for […]

Expert Tips, The Wedding Ring Magazine January 2021: Covid Edition, Thunderstorm Productions

The Benefits of a Micro Wedding or Elopement

Guest post by Amy at Unmistakably You | Photo: HRM Photography Let’s not sugar-coat it. Covid SUCKS. The uncertainty, the constant state of flux, the inability to plan more than a few days in advance… these are all things that make wedding planning tough. As the 2021 wedding season approaches, it’s becoming increasingly apparent that […]

COVID-19, Elopements, micro wedding, Unmistakably You
Jewellery Ideas

Jewellery Ideas For Pre-Wedding Shoots

Jewellery Ideas is a guest post by Tanvi Gupta. Photos courtesy of Blingvine Pre-wedding photoshoots are extremely trendy right now. Young to-be wedded couples are enthusiastic about their wedding album to be stupendous in all ways which they can adore for generations. The photographers are coming up with new concepts and pose every day to […]

Blingvine, bridal jewellery, jewellery
Bridal Skincare

Bridal Skincare Routine For Clear And Glowing Skin

Bridal Skincare is a guest post by Jennifer Grappa. Photo by Victoria Priessnitz at Unsplash Planning a wedding involves a lot of time and effort, and most brides experience stress because of it. While stress is an inevitable part of the whole wedding planning experience, it can have a negative impact on your skin, as it […]

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 […]

Favourite Ways To Celebrate A Honeymoon Staycation

Favourite Ways To Celebrate A Honeymoon Staycation is a guest post by Jennifer Grappa Photo above, source: Canva The concept of a honeymoon ‘staycation’ may seem new to many travelers this year, but as far back as 2017, around 53% of Canadians surveyed said they would be staying in their country for their vacations, and […]

COVID-19, honeymoon, staycation
5 reasons to hire a wedding planner fresh look design

5 Reasons to Hire a Wedding Planner {Expert Tip}

5 REASONS TO HIRE A WEDDING PLANNER: AN EXPERT TIP BY Fresh Look Design Inc. (FLD) (♥)  (freshlookdesign.ca) Kitchener, ON Photo above: Alley Cat Photography 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 […]

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

{Expert Tip} Wedding themes, styles & trends

EXPERT TIP BY LITTLE MUSHROOM CATERING (♥)  (littlemushroomcatering.ca) You’ve probably heard this before regarding someone who is out there living their best life. What you probably haven’t done is applied this to your wedding planning – at least, not yet. This needs to be every couple’s wedding mantra.  You. Do. You… Your wedding day should […]

Little Mushroom Catering, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020

{Expert Tip} How to personalize your wedding menu

BY B.ELEGANT CATERING & EVENT PLANNING (♥) (belegant.ca) There are so many ways for couples to incorporate their personalities into their wedding menu! As your wedding day is a celebration of you as a couple, why not showcase your personalities in every way possible? After all, food is one of the top things’ guests will […]

B·Elegant Catering & Event Planning, Expert Tips, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020

{Expert Tip} Tips for saving for your dream home

EXPERT TIP BY SABRINA KARLEY – MORTGAGE AGENT AT SHERWOOD MORTGAGE GROUP – BROKER LIC. #12176 (sherwoodmortgagegroup.com) KITCHENER, ON While there are many decisions you will encounter as you prepare for your big day, one of those may be where you are going to live. Homeownership is often a dream that most couples have and […]

Expert Tips, SABRINA KARLEY - MORTGAGE AGENT AT SHERWOOD MORTGAGE GROUP, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020

{Expert Tip} Fun additions to your wedding

Looking to add a little extra fun to your wedding?  Here are a few of our favourite selections from Thunderstorm Productions (thunderstormpro.com): Drinkbox – The DrinkBox from ThunderStorm Productions is the perfect solution for any wedding! It is fully equipped with TVs to show your wedding slideshow (or hook up a gaming console). LED colour […]

Expert Tips, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020, Thunderstorm Productions

{Expert Tip} Extreme makeover: 1 venue – 2 ways

DÉCOR DESIGN: Now & Always Special Events Décor (♥) (nowandalways.ca), Paris ON VENUE: Arlington Hotel – Dominion Telegraph Event Centre (arlingtonhotel.ca), Paris ON Photo’s above:  Erin & Jamie Feb 16th, 2019 Location can be everything when it comes to planning your dream wedding, but in many cases, it’s easier to find a wedding venue location (banquet […]

Expert Tips, Now & Always, The Arlington Hotel, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019

{Expert Tip} Top 5 kissing game ideas

EXPERT TIP BY MAXIMUM MUSIC DJ SERVICE (♥) (maximumdj.com) Toronto, ON Getting the newly married couple to kiss is a favourite of wedding guests, but the old fashioned “clinking glasses” is just that: Old Fashioned! Plus, your venue probably doesn’t want everyone banging on their stemware. Change things up with one of these games to […]

Expert Tips, Maximum Music DJ Service, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019

{Expert Tip} Tips to create the perfect wedding timeline

EXPERT TIP BY THE GRAND GUELPH BANQUET & EVENTS (♥)  (thegrandguelph.ca) The key to a wedding reception timeline that runs smoothly is planning ahead. Every wedding is different, so copying a wedding timeline template usually is not the best. Take the time to plan your details and be realistic with how long they will take. […]

Expert Tips, The Grand Guelph Banquet & Event Centre, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019

{Expert Tip} How to include your pets in your wedding

EXPERT TIP BY CAST & CREWE PHOTOGRAPHY (castandcrewe.com) I’m sure most pet owners would agree that our pets are more than just furry friends; they are family members. They spend most of their time keeping us calm, making us laugh, and loving us unconditionally (well, sometimes with a little help from food ;).  The team […]

Cast & Crew Photography, Expert Tips, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019

{Expert Tip} 2019 First dance song ideas

Photo above by: HRM Photography EXPERT TIP BY: Music Central Entertainment (musiccentral.ca) Best part of me – Ed Sheeran ft. YEEBA Speechless (acoustic) – Dan + Shay Halo – Peter Katz Dance – Tim Baker Acoustic – Billy Raffoul Harvest moon – Poolside The one (acoustic filter sessions) – Kodaline How long will I love you – […]

Expert Tips, Music Central Entertainment, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019

{Expert Tip} How to create a memorable cocktail hour

EXPERT TIP BY B.ELEGANT CATERING (belegant.ca) Your cocktail hour is the first impression of your wedding for guests and sets the tone for the rest of the evening. This is a prime opportunity to showcase personalized touches and create your desired atmosphere for your guests while they mix and mingle. Keeping these tips in mind, […]

B·Elegant Catering & Event Planning, Expert Tips, Gary Evans Photography, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019