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{review} Arcadian Court by Oliver & Bonacini

From crystal chandeliers to marble floors, Arcadian Court by Oliver & Bonacini offers historical elegance and a locale worthy of wedding dreams If you’re looking for a venue with class and elegance, the beautifully restored Arcadian Court should be on your must-see list. The vaulted forty-eight foot ceilings, marble floors, grand columns and gorgeous crystal […]

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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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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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Photo: Aleisha Boyd Photography | Florals: Westview Events and Florals

Boho love at Cambium Farms | Teela & Jack

Teela and Jack’s wedding was all about creating a beautiful and fun guest experience. They both went into the wedding planning process knowing that all they cared about was that they were married to one another, and that their guests had a great time. It was a Sunday afternoon at Cambium Farms, and they wanted […]

Aleisha Boyd Photography, Alexis Russell, Cambium Farms, Maureen Patricia Bridal, Nino Brown, Real Wedding Stories, Sunmoon Media, Westview Events and Florals
Photo: Emily B Photography | Venue: Skyloft Ski Resort

Breathtaking views at Skyloft Ski Resort | Jessica & Garrick

Jessica and Garrick had an amazing wedding day complete with beautiful views at their ceremony and an adorable blindfolded ‘last single’ kiss they shared before walking down the aisle. From the flowers to the décor everything went off without a hitch!… Bride & Groom: Jessica & Garrick Date: July 7, 2018 Venue: Skyloft Ski Resort […]

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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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Décor: Joie De Vivre | Photo: Daniel Clements Photography

JDV Events & Decor {review}

From modern chic and Victorian lace to elegant garden, JDV Events & Decor is known for stunning backdrops, head tables, lighting and event décor Reviewing Mississauga area wedding decorating company, JDV Events & Décor With over two decades of experience creating memorable spaces for life’s memorable moments, Steven Morgado of JDV Events &Décor has over […]

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Creme Couture Review

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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Décor: Joie De Vivre | Photo: Daniel Clements Photography

Elegant minimalism with Joie De Vivre | Ignazio & Michelle

Ignazio and Michelle wanted a wedding that was elegant but with minimalism. They got just that with décor elements from Joie De Vivre (jdveventdecor.com). Along with soft colours and floral accents they were able to achieve a dreamy wedding day… Bride & Groom: Ignazio Manganaro and Michelle Sinardo Wedding Date: May 5th, 2018 Ceremony & Reception […]

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Jolene Barker Photography

{e-shoot} An elegant and timeless engagement shoot with Jolene Barker Photography

Jolene from Jolene Barker Photography (jolenebarker.ca) wanted to create an elegant, timeless setting for her couple’s engagement shoot. She was able to find the perfect setting and help from other vendors to make it an unforgettable day! “When I found Mint Room Studios, it offered the perfect back drop to help me envision the bride […]

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{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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Small Personalized Wooden Wedding Sign - Natural - Script Print | $28

{Favourite things} Wedding ceremony accessories at Wedsy

Looking for things to add to your ceremony that will add that something extra? Wedsy (wedsy.ca) has all of your ceremony needs covered! Check it out… MORE ABOUT WEDSY.CA | Wedsy is a fresh online wedding shop run by the girls at The Ring more details in their review in The Ring, here. To find […]

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Planner & Florist: Elegant Bouquets | Photo: Emily Christine Photography

{Style shoot} Whimsical metallics

Playing with texture, moody colours and shapes added drama to this style shoot. Incorporating purple hues with hints of blues and grays create harmony. Contemporary details seen in the geometric shapes, the chairs and the marquee dessert table setup add fun and whimsy. Copper and wood is so on trend but can be dark if […]

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{Favourite Things} All things purple at Wedsy.ca!

Do you have a certain colour theme you would like to stick to? Wedsy (wedsy.ca) has every colour covered! Here are some of the purple items available… MORE ABOUT WEDSY.CA | Wedsy is a fresh online shop full of fabulous wedding items. More details in their review in The Ring, here. To find out more, email […]

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Venue: Cambridge Mill | Photo: Anne Edgar Photography

{expert tip} Marriage License

Photo above: Anne Edgar Photography Marriage License: How much does it cost and where can I get one? Marriage license; without one, your wedding is just a really fun party! So if you’re planning a wedding in Ontario you’re going to need a marriage license. While all marriage licenses are created equal, they do vary […]

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Classic Round Decorative Birdcage - Black | $75Classic Round Decorative Birdcage - Black | $75

{Favourite Things} Card boxes and alternatives at Wedsy.ca

Looking for unique card boxes or a completely different idea? Wedsy (wedsy.ca) has so many different items to choose from, you might have a hard time picking just one!… MORE ABOUT WEDSY.CA | Wedsy is a fresh online shop full of fabulous wedding items. More details in their review in The Ring, here. To find out […]

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Milton Banquet

Milton Banquet & Conference Centre {review}

Photos this page: courtesy of Milton Banquet & Conference Centre Situated in the midst of 36 acres of picturesque parkland, your guests will be transported to a state of serenity as they enjoy strolling through the manicured courtyard gardens and lush green lawns. Our elegantly decorated banquet halls easily accommodate parties of 50 – 500 […]

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{Favourite Things} All of our favourite spring items at Wedsy!

Are you just as ready for spring as we are?! We’ve rounded up our favourite spring  favourites to help us get thru the rest of these winter days!… MORE ABOUT WEDSY.CA | Wedsy is a fresh online shop full of fabulous wedding items. More details in their review in The Ring, here. To find out more, […]

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Wedding budget spreadsheet

The Wedding Budget: Budgeting made Easy

Photo above: Gary Evans Photography March 2019 | Yes, it’s true! The Wedding Budget Spreadsheet has been updated with the latest price ranges and elements.  The Wedding Budget Spreadsheet gives basic price ranges for absolutely everything. From the marriage licenses to wedding photography, it includes columns for reality – your budget, quotes and actual amounts […]

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{Favourite things} All about Pink at Wedsy!

We are loving all of the pink inspiration we are seeing lately! Here is a collection of our favourite pink wedding items from Wedsy.ca! So many things to choose from… MORE ABOUT WEDSY.CA | Wedsy is a fresh online shop full of fabulous wedding items. More details in their review in The Ring, here. To find […]

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Photographer: Jals Photography | Venue: Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory

Legally Wed: Everything you need to know about getting married in Ontario

Photo above: Jals Photography Getting legally married in Ontario involves more than just a dress and a fiancé. When it comes to getting legally hitched, you have two options: a marriage licence issued by a municipality of Ontario, or, if you are being married in a religious ceremony, you may be eligible to be married […]

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