The Flowers are Still Blooming La Petite Fleur Solet Photography Bride with bridesmaids with stunning white bouquets

The Flowers Are Still Blooming! {COVID-19}

The Flowers are Still Blooming! is a guest post by Brandy King from La Petite Fleur Photo Above: Solet Photography In the midst of these unprecedented times, few of us have taken time to stop and smell the roses or more importantly … to realize they’re still blooming. The Flowers are Still Blooming! Flowers in […]

COVID-19, La Petite Fleur
Rescheduling your wedding, dreamstyle weddings photo by Avangaurd Photography

Rescheduling Your Wedding Day {COVID-19}

Rescheduling Your Wedding Day is a guest post by Danielle Deebank from Dreamstyle Weddings. Photo Above: Avangaurd Photography Rescheduling Your Wedding Day First of all, take a deep breath.  This is an unfamiliar time for all of us but know that you are not alone.  There are many couples that are being faced with the […]

COVID-19, Dreamstyle Weddings

Virtual Wedding Expo: Stacked Wedding Cakes

Stacked: The Wedding Cake Shop specializes in bespoke, luxury wedding cake design, sweets tables, and handcrafted sugar flowers. They offer beautiful fondant covered and delicious buttercream cakes as well as cupcakes and their signature cake cups. They strive for the absolute best in cake design and customer experience…and the best part is they taste even […]

Stacked: The Wedding Cake Shop
Rebel Creek Golf Club 3rd Tee Wedding | Photo: John Van Tran Photography

Off-Season Weddings at Rebel Creek Golf Club

Off-season weddings are becoming very popular at Rebel Creek Golf Club (golfrebelcreek.ca) for many reasons. From space and options to price, here’s what you’ll want to know about an off-season Rebel Creek wedding… Pricing Rebel Creek offers 50% off the hall rental and ceremony fees for off season weddings. Off-season weddings are considered by Rebel […]

Rebel Creek Golf Club
2020 Wedding Options, HRM Photography

2020 Wedding Options {COVID-19}

Breaking Down Your 2020 Wedding Options is a guest post by Erin Bouchard, owner of Once Upon a Time Weddings in Strathroy. Photo Above: HRM Photography Brides and grooms who are planning an April, May or June wedding are facing an impossible decision as we approach their weddings. First, I want to say: This sucks. […]

COVID-19, HRM Photography, Music Central Entertainment, Once Upon A Time Weddings, Something New Officiant
we just want to get married Always and forever peter b photography

WE JUST WANT TO GET MARRIED {COVID-19}

Photo Above: Peter B Photography The COVID-19 pandemic has caused turmoil for local brides and grooms. Many couples have had to reschedule their weddings leaving with them with questions about their ceremony and licenses. We asked wedding officiant Martti Pajunen from Always and Forever Life Celebrations what to tell the couple who says “WE JUST […]

Always and Forever Life Celebrations, COVID-19
Little Mushroom Catering

Virtual Wedding Expo: Little Mushroom Catering

Little Mushroom Catering makes people happy with food. Let them help you impress your guests by creating delicious memories. LMC uses locally farmed ingredients (check out their Feast On Certification) to make the best from-scratch food in their nut-free industrial facility. From Grand Openings & Galas to Backyard BBQs and Weddings, Choose the Experience of […]

Little Mushroom Catering
understated elegance at Delta Waterloo, bride and groom against wood wall

Classic understated elegance at Delta Waterloo

Recent bride and groom, Tina and Mark, planned their dream wedding of understated elegance at Delta Waterloo this past fall. With a little bit of help from some of Kitchener-Waterloo’s best wedding professionals, their wedding was the dream they had envisioned. Married couple: Tina Naugler and Mark Steffen Wedding Date: October 26, 2019 Ceremony & […]

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wedding planning checklist

Wedding Planning Checklist

Planning a wedding can be a daunting task. Most brides and grooms have never had to plan an event of this magnitude with this size of budget. We’ve created this wedding planning checklist to help you sort out the details of planning your big day. The Checklist is a comprehensive list of everything we could […]

planning tools, Wedding Checklist
brentwood livery displaying all of their fleet

Virtual Wedding Expo: Brentwood Livery

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 a ride in style. Wedding Packages & Prices… Brentwood Livery offers custom […]

Brentwood Livery
Should I postpone my wedding photo of couple sitting in a green round arch

Should I postpone my wedding? {COVID-19}

PHOTO ABOVE: HRM Photography Last night local wedding professionals took to a zoom chat to answer questions from local brides and grooms about their most pressing concerns. In these early days of social distancing, with all events over 10 people being forced to cancel or postpone, engaged couples are wondering “Should I postpone my wedding?” […]

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Virtual Wedding Expo: Servers with a Smile

Where do you go to create the wedding of your dreams? Servers with a Smile is where you can find all the vendors you need to have a magical day, as well as support during your entire day, so all you have to do is enjoy your wedding! Servers With A Smile prides itself on […]

Servers with a Smile

How to plan your Wedding during Coronavirus

Congratulations on your engagement! You now face the unique challenge of how to plan your wedding during coronavirus pandemic. If you’re just starting to dive into planning, it’s natural to have a million “what if” questions about the future. While all of the uncertainty, we hope that in light of current events, this won’t take […]

COVID-19

Labranda: Cuba’s best kept destination wedding secret!

Cuba has long been the top choice for Canadian brides and grooms looking for an affordable destination wedding location. With white-sand beaches, turquoise waters, and a variety of wedding package options, it’s easy to see why LaBranda is clearly a favourite. LaBranda offers 2 locations in Cuba, on either end of the island, offering distinctive […]

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Weddings during the Coronavirus Pandemic

Photo above: Sourced on Google-Nadav C.J. Photographer via JTA Weddings During the Coronavirus Pandemic A wedding is supposed to be the best day of your life but most couples don’t plan for a viral pandemic to disrupt their plans for this big day. Engaged couples across the country and around the world are being forced […]

COVID-19
Cherry blossoms, peonies & lace co-ordinate beautifully on this trio of cakes.

Virtual Wedding Expo: Fancy That Cake

Fancy That Cake is a Centre Wellington-based custom cake studio serving both the immediate area – Fergus & Elora – as well as Guelph, Kitchener, Orangeville and beyond. At Fancy That Cake everything is baked to custom order – no two cakes are exactly alike! Every custom creation is designed specifically for you, and they […]

Fancy That Cake

{Style shoot} Soft Glam at Cambridge Butterfly

VENUE: Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory (♥) (cambridgebutterfly.com) Cambridge, ON DÉCOR: AWE Events (aweevents.ca) Cambridge, ON PHOTOGRAPHY: Jo Boucher Photography (joboucherphotography.com) Brantford, ON & Carly Kratzer Photography (carlykratzerphotography.com) Guelph, ON FLORAL: La Petite Fleur (petitefleur.ca) Innerkip, ON JEWELLERY: Wisdom’s Jewellers (wisdomsjewellers.com) Guelph, ON GOWN: Crème Couture (♥) (cremecouture.ca) Guelph, ON SUIT: Sidonio’s (sidoniosformen.com) Guelph, ON HAIR: Savija […]

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The Wedding Ring’s Magazine | Spring/Summer 2020 | Ontario

Ontario’s favourite weddings begin here! 26 pages of design ideas, real wedding stories, 20+ pages of wedding worthy venues, destination weddings, expert tips, bridal show calendar, favourite things, gowns, tuxes and more Where Fabulous Local Weddings Begin! Cover (full story, p50) PHOTOGRAPHY:  Gary Evans Photography (gary-evans.ca), Kitchener, ON LOCATION: Basilica of Our Lady (basilicaofourlady.com) Guelph, […]

The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020

Online Wedding Planning: Your Guide to The Ring

Photo above: Anne Edgar Photography Here’s your guide to the Ring – from design to reviews to bridal show calendar, everything has a new look. The new site will make planning your wedding about 1000% easier, faster, and more fun… TheWeddingRing.ca makes online wedding planning easy. We hope you love the new TheWeddingRing.ca as much […]

bridal show calendar, latest reviews, photo galleries, planning tools, the wedding ring
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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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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