Outdoor Kitchener Weddings | Photo: Two Tone Studios

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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Hessenland’s waterfall is a favourite backdrop to Ontario’s best country weddings 

Whether it’s early spring, mid-summer or fall, Hessenland’s surrounding landscape (and beach) offer incredible settings for any wedding, no matter the season. But it’s Hessenland’s waterfall that tops the list for most popular feature. The Hessenland waterfall offers a peacefull, picturesque backdrop for your wedding ceremony or your wedding party photos! More on Hessenland Country […]

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{reality wedding} A Revival House Love Story | Sarah & Connor

Sarah Brown & Connor Scallon chose to host their many out-of-town guests with a full wedding day in one incredible location, Revival House (website). This venue offers cathedral ceilings, stained glass, heritage and ambiance, offering a destination wedding venue for the quintessential Stratford experience. “Our best wedding decision was going with a venue that was as committed […]

Make-Up Artistry by Heather, Mina Bridal Design, Reaction Photography, Real Wedding Stories, Revival House, Shari Langis, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Spring/Summer 2016

{Design Palette} Couple ties the knot in one of Ontario’s most sought after venues

DESIGN PALETTE | This Stratford Revival House (www.revivalhouse.com) wedding is unique, chic reverant. Bride and groom, Corinne and Hao, celebrated their love story in style, surrounded by friends and family, in one of Ontario’s most sought-after venues. Photographer, Brian Limoyo Photography (brianlimoyoweddings.com) captured the day in this fine-art-meets-photojournalism style. The guys get formal… Beauty & details… A […]

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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, […]

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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

{Reality Wedding Story} Couple chooses Revival House for traditional yet modern wedding because it already has everything

Stephanie and Brock wanted a traditional wedding but with a modern twist. Stratford’s Revival House (revival.house) offered the perfect location. With it’s archways and beautiful stained glass they were able to have the wedding they wanted with both modern and traditional elements and that needed little to no decorating. Bride & Groom: Brock Shute and Stephanie Pratt […]

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Venue: Stratford Country Club | Photo: Sheila Braam Photography

{Design Palette} Bling, Blue & Blush

Many couples are drawn to the softening beauty of blush palettes for their wedding designs. Blush and pastel colours are stunning on their own, but when mixed with dramatic navy blues, they create an even greater visual impact. The design becomes more textured and complete. In this palette, Devine Wedding Design uses luxe, modern, white […]

Design Palettes, Devine Wedding Design, Sheila Braam Photography, Stratford Country Club, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2017, wedding style shoots
Venue: Concordia Club | Photo: Zsuzsi Pal Photography

Concordia Club {review}

Concordia Club famous for Oktoberfest, and a favourite for weddings Everyone knows that the Concordia Club throws one of the biggest and most famous Oktoberfest parties every year. But what you may not know is that they can also host an elegant wedding reception, from small and intimate, to large and lavish. In fact, the […]

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Sitting Pretty: Chair rental options with Devine Wedding Design

When it comes to chair rentals, there is a plethora of options which could leave you feeling overwhelmed. Devine Wedding Design (devineweddingdesign.ca) is here to tell us what it’s all about! “The first step when deciding on a chair is to consider your overall vision and the ambiance you want to create. We’ve compiled a […]

Devine Wedding Design, Expert Tips

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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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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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 […]

Music Central Entertainment, photo booths
greenery and pops of blush would compliment the wood and gold accents of the venue nicely

A special, elegant Revival House wedding for Lidia and Seaver

Lidia and Seaver wanted a wedding that felt elegant and special. With the unique space that Revival house offers paired with greenery and pops of blush you get that special elegant feeling. Add in a fun wedding party and you have a night to remember!… Bride & Groom: Lidia Imbrogno and Seaver Bulbrook Wedding Date: August […]

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Brentwood Livery

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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Stratford Country Club

Stratford Country Club {review}

Photo above: Decor: Devine Wedding Design | Photo: Heather Deitz Photography Stratford Country Club offers expertise, style and service for ceremony and 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 […]

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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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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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Wedsy.ca

Wedsy.ca {review}

Especially lovely items for especially lovely weddings Wedsy is a fresh new online wedding shop run by the girls at The Ring. It was launched in Fall 2015 and caters to Canadian brides and grooms planning creative, stylish weddings that are showcasing who they are as a couple. Since it is powered by The Ring, […]

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Venue: Stratford Country Club | Photo: Justin Russo Photography

{reality wedding story} An elegant fall love story | Stratford Country Club

BRIDE & GROOM: Alana and Nicholas Krzysztofik WEDDING DATE: October 7th, 2017 LOCATION: Stratford Country Club (♥) (stratfordcountryclub.ca) Stratford, ON “From the minute I walked in, I knew it was exactly where I wanted to have our wedding. I loved how elegant the setting was with the chandeliers tied together with the wooden beams in […]

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Crème Couture {review}

Crème Couture styles brides to show off their inner beauty Michèle Gray and her team at Crème Couture don’t just want to help a bride find a dress. Their goal is to help you find a gown that will reflect your inner beauty with a memorable shopping experience that you will remember for the rest […]

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Venue: Stratford Country Club | Photo: Mikaela Shannon Photography

Romantic, fresh and fun at Stratford Country Club | Brandy & Scott

Brandy and Scott’s dream of getting married in Brandy’s hometown of Stratford was made possible with the beautiful grounds, spectacular food and amazing staff at the Stratford Country Club (stratfordcountryclub.ca) With loads of florals and personal touches they were able to have an unforgettable day… Bride & Groom: Scott and Brandy Lepold Wedding Date: July […]

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Venue: Revival House | Photo: Vaughn Barry Photography

Revival House + music lovers = gorgeousness! | Melissa & Edward

Melissa and Edward created a wedding day that showcased their special connection to music and all things song related. With Revival House (revival.house) as their stunning backdrop, they had a wedding day that was very personal and gorgeous!… Bride & Groom: Melissa and Edward McKenna Wedding Date:  Saturday, August 18, 2018 Ceremony & Reception Location(s): […]

Lyric Flowers, Main Event DJ Service, Revival House, Sophie's Gown Shoppe, Stars Men's Shops, Vaughn Barry Photography

{favourite things} Memorable glassware at Wedsy!

Looking for a memorable favour to give to your guests? why not some glassware?! it’s something they can use forever and think of you every time. Check out what Wedsy (wedsy.ca) has to offer… MORE ABOUT WEDSY.CA | Wedsy is a fresh online wedding shop run by the girls at The Ring more details in […]

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