Elm Hurst Inn and Spa

{review} Elm Hurst Inn and Spa

Elm Hurst Inn & Spa is an ideal all in one location with all inclusive and à la carte options to suit every couple Nestled on thirty-three acres of countryside with 140 years of history, the Elm Hurst Inn & Spa has been the ultimate wedding location for many couples. With rooms that can accommodate […]

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Fanshawe Pioneer Village

{review} Fanshawe Pioneer Village

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 to contemporary weddings under a […]

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Venue: Hessenland | Photo: A Simple Photograph

{review} Hessenland Inn & Schatz Winery

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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Day2Knight Events

{Expert Tip} A Wedding Day in the Life of Dan Knight Owner and Operator of Day 2 Knight Events

We wanted the inside scope of what wedding planners have to go through on the day of a wedding. We went to Dan Knight of Day 2 Knight Events  (day2knightevents.com) to find out all the secrets! “I love that every wedding is different based on the clients needs and wants but the essential flow is the same”. […]

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Photo: Have Heart Photography

{Reality Wedding Story} Historic Family Farm brings this Rustic Wedding to Life

London Ontario couple, Michael and Stephanie, wanted to bring the rustic and historical feel of the century old farm to life at their summer wedding. With loads of DIY, help from family and friends, and a ‘rustic vineyard’ theme, this couple had the gorgeous tent wedding they were dreaming of!!! Bride & Groom: Stephanie & Michael […]

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Venue: Pondvalley Manor | Photo: NovaMarkina Photography

{reality wedding story} Rustic Chic Plus Gold & Glitter Equals Magic at PondValley Manor

Kelsey And Andrew wanted a rustic chic wedding day. Kelsey admits, “I fell in love with the simpleness of the rustic look.” But she also knew they needed something more. “I also wanted to bring my love for gold and glitter into it…” The couple says their theme really spoke their personalities. Kelsey explains, “Andrew […]

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Latte Production Photography

{Reality Wedding Story} Cozy Country Wednesday Wedding at Gambrel Barn

Country Heritage Park’s Gambrel Barn (countryheritagepark.com) in Milton, ON was the location for Jake & Corynn’s wedding day. Corynn says,“Jake and I are very down to earth people with country roots. It’s where we feel most at home. We always wanted a barn wedding, and this place is on the escarpment with 80+ acres of […]

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Wedding at Grey Silo Golf Club | Photo: Spirits Intrigued Photography

{reality wedding} Winter Elegance Wedding at Grey Silo Golf Club

Janelle & Tyler not only personalized countless details of their wedding decor and took on many DIY projects in the process, but they did it all from across the country. This Alberta couple tied the knot in a gorgeous, Kitchener-Waterloo area Grey Silo winter wedding that gave them memories to cherish for a lifetime. It doesn’t […]

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Fresh Look Design

{fav things} Dramatic ceilings, from chandeliers & lanterns to crystal strands & more

Photo above: Décor: Fresh Look Design | Venue: The Slit Barn | Photo: Anne Edgar Photography If you want to make a dramatic design statement that has the power to take your guests’ breath away, all you have to do is look up. From chandeliers hung from barn beams to Asian lanterns that are strung from […]

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Photo: Hessenland Country Inn, Ontario wedding venue on Lake Huron

A few of our favourite things featuring Ontario wedding venues & experts

From beaches to ballrooms and fireplaces to all things fancy, there are hundreds of reasons to love being an Ontario bride or groom. We’ve listed some of our favourite things right here, featuring Ontario wedding venues and Ontario wedding experts. BEACH WEDDING PHOTOS on Ontario’s West Coast… You don’t have to board a flight to find a […]

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Wedding Worthy Venues & Ontario Reception Halls – Spring/Summer 2016 Edition

Wedding Worthy Venues (reception halls, banquet spaces) is a special feature of The Wedding Ring Magazine that’s designed to give you an at-a-glance look at some of the amazing wedding locations found in SouthWestern Ontario. Browse the profiles for the basics such as capacity, wedding ceremony and reception space options, bar and menu choices and […]

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{favourite things} Décor Rentals

From the Fall/Winter 2015 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine The team at The Ring is always on the hunt for fabulous finds in wedding items, designs, supplies, and trends. In this feature, we show you one of our absolute favourite ways to make huge design statements within a reasonable budget, all thanks to […]

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Elm Hurst Inn

Wedding Worthy Venues & Ontario Reception Halls – Fall/Winter 2015 Edition

Wedding Worthy Venues (reception halls, banquet spaces) is a special feature of The Wedding Ring Magazine that’s designed to give you an at-a-glance look at some of the amazing wedding locations found in SouthWestern Ontario. Browse the profiles for the basics such as capacity, wedding ceremony and reception space options, bar and menu choices and […]

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Rustic Vintage | Now & Always

{design palette} Rustic Vintage | Now and Always

From the Fall/Winter 2015 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine In this design palette, we feature incredible rustic, vintage décor tablescapes created by Cindy of Now And Always Wedding and Special Event Décor. These palettes are designed within an authentic barn that she transformed into a drop dead gorgeous reception space. The rustic part […]

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{expert tip & design palette} Extreme Makeover: Venue Edition

Paris Fairgrounds | Before & After From the Fall/Winter 2015 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine PARIS FAIRGROUNDS | SPECIAL EVENTS BUILDING & EXHIBITION HALL 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 hall, ballroom, hall, legion, […]

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{design palette} Professional decor & DIY savviness come together in this gorgeous rustic wedding 

In this wedding, which was a mix of DIY savvy and Fresh Look Design Event & Wedding Specialist’s savvy, Krista & Dave celebrated their wedding in a gorgeous yet rustic wedding day that we adore. Ainsley Poirer, owner of Fresh Look Design Event & Wedding Specialist, says “It’s great to put a bit/touch of yourself […]

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