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London couple plans classic wedding with touches of glam in all the right places

Jennifer and George wanted a wedding that was classic with a touch of glam. They chose blush, gold and white colours for their colour palette and intentionally chose classic décor pieces such as candelabra centrepieces and hints of gold throughout. They told The Ring, “We wanted to give our photos a sense of timeless beauty. […]

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LHSF explains how your wedding favours can save lives

An expert tip with London Health Sciences Foundation  No organization understands better than the team at  London Health Sciences  Foundation (read review) (visit website: lhsf.ca/weddings) how giving donations as/in lieu of wedding favours can have a lasting impact on patients. It can also make your wedding day even more special by honouring a loved one or a […]

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Venue: Best Western Stoneridge Inn | Photo: Have Heart Photography

Best Western® Plus Stoneridge Inn & The Rose Chapel {review}

Located in London, Ontario, The Best Western Plus Stoneridge Inn & Conference Centre is the perfect all-in-one venue. Photo above: Have Heart Photography Featuring everything you could ever imagine, it’s an easy choice to select the Stoneridge Inn for your special day! Did we say EVERYTHING? Stunning Chapel? Check! Multiple ballroom options? Check! Comfortable accommodations? […]

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Décor: Rachel & Co. Wedding & Event Décor | Photo: Mike Barry Photography

A castle-like London venue, hydrangea bouquets, candlelight and gold

DESIGN PALETTE | With the help of Rachel & Co. (rachelandco.ca), Nathalie and Amir planned a gorgeous wedding in a castle-like London venue, with a design palette that included hydrangea bouquets, soft candlelight,  and colours ranging from ivory and peach to champagne and pops of gold… [Photo, above: mikebarryphotography.com] Bride & Groom: Nathalie Kdaih & Amir […]

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Ivey Spencer Leadership Centre {review}

Ivey Spencer Leadership Centre offers picturesque riverside, Georgian manor and an exclusive address Ivey Spencer Leadership Centre in North London offers something truly special for any special day… whether it’s your wedding day, rehearsal dinner or an engagement party. Located on the grounds of the former Spencer estate, the Ivey Spencer Leadership Centre is one […]

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Hessenland Inn & Schatz Winery {review}

Hessenland Inn & Schatz Winery is the ultimate Ontario West Coast wedding destination offering gazebos, overnight accommodations, waterfalls, lake access and gorgeous in- & outdoor wedding spaces Since 1984, Hessenland Inn & Schatz Winery (www.hessenland.com) has managed to bring heritage, idyllic landscape and refined elegance together with a multitude of ceremony and reception spaces. This […]

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Fanshawe Pioneer Village {review}

Photo above: Roman Hidalgo Photography From a historical chapel to unique reception spaces, Fanshawe Pioneer Village has both indoor and outdoor options At Fanshawe Pioneer Village, you can step into your future with a step back in time. Heritage, nature, and photo opportunities all come together here, accommodating weddings that range from romantic nineteenth-century themes […]

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HRM Photography {review}

Energy, excitement and fabulous love stories are contagious at award-winning wedding photography studio, HRM Photography When Heather, Niki or Lindsay of HRM Photography walk into a wedding, it’s with pure excitement for their clients’ love story, a contagious energy that gets everyone smiling, and a commitment to capturing the sought-after “goosebump” moments that will most […]

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Sew Stylish Wedding Works {review}

Ingersoll gown shop staffed with expertise, great selection and clientele from as far away as Toronto We sat down with Jessy Eterno, the new owner of Sew Stylish Wedding Works, surrounded by an incredible selection of gowns of all styles and sizes. Minutes into our interview, we understood why brides from as far away as Toronto […]

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Best Western Plus Stoneridge Inn & Conference Centre | Photo: Shayne Hendry

Family + food stations made this Best Western Stoneridge Inn wedding one to remember

Jason and Kristy wanted a wedding that was easy and full of family! Opting for a strolling dinner with a variety of food stations gave them the chance to mingle with their friends and family in a less formal setting. Thanks to Best Western Plus Stoneridge Inn (stoneridgeinn.com) they had the wedding day they were […]

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Music Central Entertainment | Photo: HRM Photography

Music Central Entertainment {review}

Guaranteeing great dance music is big business for this huge music fan at Music Central You want your reception dance to be both romantic and fun. To get that balance, you need a disc jockey with experience. At a rate of three to six weddings per week, it’s no mystery that Music Central Entertainment knows […]

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Brentwood Livery | Photo: Brian Limoyo Photography

An unforgettable wedding day with Brentwood Livery

Photo above: Brian Limoyo Photography Brentwood Livery (brentwoodlivery.ca) recently shared with us why it’s so important to them that each and every bride and groom get exactly what they are promised when they sign a contract with them.  “Let me share a wedding story with you that didn’t work out so unforgettably. Over 10 years […]

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Brentwood Livery, The Limousine People {review}

Brentwood Livery specializes in unforgettable chauffeured service with genuine care towards couples 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 […]

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A rustic chic wedding with HRM Photography | Nicole & Mike

Nicole and Mike wanted a warm welcoming feeling for their wedding guests. With sunflowers, relaxed attire for the guys and beer kozie favours they were able to achieve the exact wedding they wanted… Bride & Groom: Nicole & Michael Mitchell Wedding Date: July 29th 2017 Ceremony & Reception Location: Willow Creek Homestead (willowcreekbarnevents.com) “We had […]

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Cambridge Mill

Cambridge Mill {review}

Cambridge Mill provides brides and grooms with a stunning location and fabulous view of the Grand River If you’re looking for a timeless, unique and romantic location to host your Wedding, you’re going to want to check out Cambridge Mill. This location, which is family-run by life-long restaurateurs, the Ciancone Family, has been designed specifically […]

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Design Palette | Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn

To London brides, Best Western® PLUS Lamplighter Inn (lamplighterinn.ca) is known as one of this community’s most elegant wedding locales. If you want to truly feel like a princess on your wedding day, this is a very good place to start… Venue: Best Western Lamplighter Inn (lamplighterinn.ca) DJ: Music Central (musiccentral.ca) Florist and Event Designer: […]

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Whistle Bear Golf Club

Whistle Bear Golf Club {review}

Brides and grooms choose Whistle Bear Golf Club for its rustic charm, personalized attention and all in one location When Whistle Bear Golf Club first opened its doors in 2001, their team knew there were three things that would set them apart… excellent service, phenomenal outdoor views and freshly prepared food. Their approach worked and […]

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Ancaster Mill | Photo: VP Studios Photography

Ancaster Mill {review}

An all in one wedding destination set against natural waterfalls and historic architecture make Ancaster Mill a timeless venue choice for Southwestern Ontario brides With beautifully landscaped gardens and historic buildings, natural waterfalls and fabulous architecture, it doesn’t get any better than Ancaster Mill for the bride and groom looking for a place to hold […]

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Spencer's at the Waterfront

Spencer’s at the Waterfront {review}

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 throughout. With blue […]

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Spirits Intrigued Photography

Spirits Intrigued Photography {review}

Spirits Intrigued Photography is a blend of spontaneity, intimacy and emotion working together to creatively capture the naturalness and beauty of your relationship! Based in the Kitchener-Waterloo area, Alex Budinski of Spirits Intrigued Photography is the perfect combination of creativity and ease for couples looking for an artistic and authentic wedding photographer. Travelling in an hour and […]

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Venue: Revival House | Photo: Kendra Ruth Photography

Revival House {review}

Photo above: Kendra Ruth Photography 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 […]

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DCF Wedding Music

DCF Wedding Music {review}

Toronto pro wedding band, DCF Wedding Music, offers live wedding music & DJ services with 1600+ events under their belts Reviewing David Fraser at DCF Wedding Music Offering anywhere from 2 to 7 musicians at any particular event, DCF Wedding Music is passionate about helping couples create the perfect wedding day with live music. Located […]

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Photo: NovaMarkina Photography | Venue: FireRock Golf Club

{review} NovaMarkina Photography

London’s NovaMarkina Photography offers contagious passion, a rare combination of film and digital and a gorgeous shooting style Interviewing & Reviewing Nova of NovaMarkina Photography. The team members at The Ring have all been long time fans of NovaMarkina Photography. Located in London, Ontario, NovaMarkina is a photography studio specializing in a rare combination of […]

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The Financial Diva {review}

The Financial Diva helps you plan the wedding of your dreams without going into debtReviewing Risa Andersen, The Financial Diva| Photo above: Beatriz Pérez Moya The Financial Diva helps take the financial worry out of wedding budgeting. Wedding planning is filled with exciting choices, from choosing the venue, photographer and caterer to finding your perfect dress, […]

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Venue: Hessenland Country Inn | Photo: Alison Oliver Photography

Nostalgia and country elegance at Hessenland | Kirstie & Kyle

Kirstie and Kyle wanted a wedding day that was stress free and an event where their guests felt at home and comfortable. Hessenland Country Inn (hessenland.com) provided the perfect backdrop for this feeling. What they ended up with was a country style wedding with a touch of elegance and nostalgia… Bride & Groom: Kirstie Ross […]

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