{photo recap} London Wedding Expo Winter 2020 at Best Western Lamplighter Inn

January 26th, Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre, London, Ontario | Thank you to all the brides, grooms, entourages, parents and exhibitors who participate in and attended The Ring’s London Wedding Expo. Here’s some shots of the many local talented exhibitors who pulled out all the stops to make it a fantastic show…

Best Western PLUS Lamplighter Inn and Conference Centre, Best Western PLUS Stoneridge Inn and Conference Centre, Brooklyn's Bedding, Caradoc Sands, Creme Couture, David's Bridal, Day 2 Knight Events, Delta London Armouries, Devine Wedding Design, Jeff Alpaugh Custom, Lovely Weddings and Events, North Pro Products, Once Upon A Time Weddings, Petals 2 Posh, Sew Stylish Wedding Works, SNR Event Rentals, Stars Men's Shops, The Bitchin' Kitchen, Through the Lens Productions, Under the Umbrella, Virgin 97.5 FM

{Real Wedding Story} Autumn Fairytale | Nicole & Joel

BRIDE & GROOM: Nicole & Joel Biviano WEDDING DATE: October 5th, 2019 CEREMONY: St. Peter’s Cathedral Basilica (cathedral.dol.ca) London, ON RECEPTION: Best Western PLUS Lamplighter Inn (♥) (lamplighterinn.ca) London, ON “Joel and I wouldn’t have had such a perfect day if it weren’t for Claudia, Jessica, and the staff at the Lamplighter Inn. They answered […]

Bella Wedding Rentals, Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre, blush, David's Bridal, Grandma's Oven, Kristine Marie Photography, Moores Clothing For Men, Music Central Entertainment, Real Wedding Stories, St. Peter's Cathedral Basilica, The Loft Hair Refinery, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020, Time 4 Flowers

{Real Wedding Story} Love on the farm | Adam & Kara

BRIDE & GROOM: Adam & Kara Stanley WEDDING DATE: September 7th, 2019 LOCATION: “We chose to have our wedding at our family farm because we wanted our day to be an accurate reflection of us. It was very important to us that our day was very personal and included many aspects of our life together, […]

A Nash Photograph, Beauty by Sarah D, David's Bridal, Hair by Stacey, lancaster Smokehouse, Miles Flowers, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Refined Sugar Cakes & Sweets, Snyder Heritage Farms, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020

{Real Wedding Story} Rose Gold Romance | Cassandra & Cody

BRIDE & GROOM: Cassandra Lukezic & Cody Kavcic WEDDING DATE: September 28th, 2019 CEREMONY: Church of the Good Shepherd (shepherdsway.ca) Kitchener, ON RECEPTION: Concordia Club (♥) (concordiaclub.ca) Kitchener, ON “We chose the Concordia Club as its a beautifully rustic venue and extremely budget-friendliness.” – C PHOTOGRAPHY: On the Edge Photography (otephotography.com) Waterloo, ON “I had […]

Church of the Good Shepherd, Concordia Club, Costco, David's Bridal, Decorating Dreams, Lemazing DJ Services, Luxeappeal Salon, Moores Clothing For Men, On the edge photography, Q's Cakes and Cafe, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020

{Real Wedding Story} Art Deco | Roisian & Michael

BRIDE & GROOM: Roisian Bone & Michael Lawrence WEDDING DATE: October 5th, 2019 LOCATION: THEMUSEUM (♥) (themuseum.ca) Kitchener, ON “ We wanted a unique venue where guests wouldn’t be bored. THEMUSEUM offers the option of opening up all of the floors to guests during cocktail hour. Then the second floor is available to guests throughout […]

Costco, David's Bridal, KW Mobile Makeup and Hair, Latte Productions Photography, Minted, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020, THEMUSEUM

{Real Wedding Story} An Elegant Affair | Kandyce & Sonia

BRIDE & BRIDE: Kandyce and Sonia Kostakos WEDDING DATE: October 12th, 2019 CEREMONY LOCATION: Wesley Knox United Church (wesleyknox.com) London, ON RECEPTION LOCATION: Four Points by Sheraton London (♥) (marriott.com/yxufp) London, ON “We chose the Four Points by Sheraton because it has sentimental value. We’ve stayed at that hotel a few times for special occasions […]

David's Bridal, Four Points by Sheraton London, Grandma's Oven, HRM Photography, Just Grin Productions, Lavish Events by Design, LDN Makeup Artistry, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020, Wesley Knox United Church

Blueberries & squirrels for Alyssa and Pierre’s magical day | Brian Limoyo Photography

Blueberries and squirrels were the theme for Alyssa and Pierre’s wedding day. Based on where they fell in love and an inside joke they were able to bring all of their personality to the look and feel of their big day!… Married couple: Alyssa and Pierre Loubateres Wedding Date: October 26, 2019 Ceremony & Reception […]

586 Event Group, Ancaster Mill, Brian Limoyo Photography, David's Bridal, Real Wedding Stories, Red Bicycle Paper Co, RW & CO., Sweet Temptations Cupcakery, Tilted Veil, Wildwood Floristry

Simple and rustic at Beaverdale Golf Club | Alexandra & Cole

Beaverdale Golf Club as the perfect place for Alexandra and Cole to bring their simple and rustic wedding to life. With lots of wood, peachy colours and gold they were able to bring their personalities to all aspects of their big day… Married Couple: Alexandra Willison & Cole Willison Wedding Date: June 1, 2019 Ceremony […]

Beaverdale Golf Club, David's Bridal, Heirlooms Bridal Shoppe Inc., Real Wedding Stories, Salient Moments Photography, The Bloom Room

{Real Wedding Story} Ontario’s west coast wedding destination | Krysten & Tony

BRIDE & GROOM: Krysten & Tony Shmyruk WEDDING DATE: July 28th, 2018 LOCATION: Hessenland Inn (♥) (hessenland.com) St. Joseph ON “The grounds of Hessenland Inn are amazing! I loved the idea of an outdoor wedding and there were many areas to choose from; I fell in love with the feeling of a shaded ceremony under […]

David's Bridal, DJ Alpha Productions, Hessenland Country Inn, Luann's Flowers & Gifts, Moores Clothing For Men, NJS Design Event & Party Rentals, Real Wedding Stories, Tara Weddings, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, Thatch & Fringe, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019

{Real Wedding Story} Unforgettable charm at Boler Mountain | Allan & Ally

BRIDE & GROOM: Allan Hodgins & Ally Quirk WEDDING DATE: November 3rd, 2018 LOCATION: Boler Mountain (bolermountain.com) London, ON “When we went to Boler for the first time, we knew it was the place we wanted to get married – it was perfect! They were very accommodating in making sure our wedding was just the […]

Beauty by Preen, Boler Mountain, Collins Formal Wear, David's Bridal, Garber's Bridal, HRM Photography, Jim Anderson Flowers Limited, Music Central Entertainment, Real Wedding Stories, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019

{Real Wedding Story} Out of this galaxy | Courtney & Adam

BRIDE & GROOM: Courtney Bagley & Adam Janisse WEDDING DATE: May 25th, 2019 LOCATION: Best Western Lamplighter Inn (♥) (lamplighterinn.ca) London, ON “We chose this location because my father and I have been dj-ing together for almost 10 years. We have been the dj’d many events at the Lamplighter Inn. Every time I walk into […]

Ashur Films, Best Western PLUS Lamplighter Inn and Conference Centre, Chick Boss Cake, David's Bridal, Moores Clothing For Men, Petals of Love, Real Wedding Stories, Scissorkitty Rock n' Roll Hair, Simply White Weddings, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019, Vanessa D Artistry

{Real Wedding Story} Country escape at Nottawasaga | Jessica & Chrissy

BRIDE & BRIDE: Jessica Bennett & Chrissy Sled WEDDING DATE: September 14th, 2018 LOCATION: Nottawasaga Resort (nottawasagaresort.com) Alliston, ON “We chose Nottawasaga Resort for the beautiful wedding garden, which has gorgeous flowers, a rustic water wheel, and a pond with a fountain.” – J&C PHOTOGRAPHY: Steingard Studios (steingardstudios.com) Alliston, ON “Phil was recommended to us […]

David's Bridal, Jordan Ashley MUA, Moores Clothing For Men, Nottawasaga Resort, Real Wedding Stories, Scottify Events, Steingard Studios, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019

{Real Wedding Story} Vintage modern | Meg & Brandon

BRIDE & GROOM: Meg Pottruff & Brandon Thornton WEDDING DATE: May 25th, 2019 LOCATION: Dundas Valley Golf and Curling Club (dundasvalleygolf.com) Dundas, ON “We immediately fell in love with the 180° view of the Niagara Escarpment, Dundas Peak and their beautiful golf course. The Dundas Peak has always been a favourite hiking place of ours, […]

A Nash Photograph, Burlap & Lace Florals, David's Bridal, Dundas Valley Golf and Curling Club, eShakti, Makeup by Amber Baker, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Ruby Entertainment, Sweet Bakery, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019

{Real Wedding Story} Sweet surprises | Nicole & Dario

BRIDE & GROOM: Nicole & Dario Komsic WEDDING DATE: July 28th, 2018 CEREMONY LOCATION: Holy Cross Catholic Church RECEPTION LOCATION: Marquis Gardens Banquet & Convention Centre (♥) (marquisgardens.com) Hamilton, ON “I’ve worked there since I was 15. So not only was the space like a second home to me, I knew I trusted them to […]

AMV Weddings, Bellas on the Bench Cakery, David's Bridal, DJ Central Music Services, Dutchman Florist, Galm & Glow Niagara, Marquis Gardens, Real Wedding Stories, Rita's Italian Ice, Stoney Creek Tailors, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019

{Real Wedding Story} Romantic vision | Betsy & Andrew

BRIDE & GROOM: Betsy Jonuzi & Andrew Coutts WEDDING DATE: June 30th, 2018 CEREMONY LOCATION: Sunningdale Golf & Country Club (sunningdalegolf.com) London, ON RECEPTION LOCATION: Four Points by Sheraton London (♥) (marriott.com/yxufp) London, ON “We had heard great things about the Four Points. They have amazing food, and were able to accommodate the number of […]

Babylon Decor, David's Bridal, Four Points by Sheraton London, Joseph's Clothiers, Petrov Bridal, Real Wedding Stories, Rheo Thompson, Sunningdale Golf & Country Club, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019, Wesley Forbes Photography

{Real Wedding Stories} Playful at THEMUSEUM | Melanie & Kyle

BRIDE & GROOM: Melanie Debney & Kyle Bom WEDDING DATE: February 9th, 2019 RECEPTION LOCATION: THEMUSEUM (♥) (themuseum.ca) Kitchener, ON “We didn’t really know what to expect when we walked into THEMUSEUM for our first appointment but when the wedding coordinator started talking us through what our reception could look like, we knew it was […]

AWE Events, Cabbage Rose Lane, Collins Formal Wear, David's Bridal, DJ Mastro, Koality Confections, KW Mobile Makeup and Hair, Little Mushroom Catering, Lula King Photo & Film, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019, THEMUSEUM

{Real Wedding Stories} Classroom love at Concordia Club | Megan & Dustin

BRIDE & GROOM: Megan Kerr & Dustin Rose WEDDING DATE: July 28th, 2018 CEREMONY: St. Michael’s Roman Catholic Church (stmichaelw.ca) Waterloo, ON RECEPTION: Concordia Club (♥) (concordiaclub.ca) Kitchener, ON “Concordia Club has been a huge part of my life; I’ve been going there since I was born (my father is the President). I have worked […]

Concordia Club, David's Bridal, Gina's Closet - Brides Helping Brides, Moores Clothing For Men, One2One Photography, Real Wedding Stories, St. Michael's Roman Catholic Church, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019

Simple and rustic at Conestoga Golf & Country Club | Ben & Wendy

Ben and Wendy wanted a wedding day that was simple and elegant with a touch of rustic. Conestoga Golf & Country Club was the perfect place for them to that get that exact feeling. With loads of DIY, they were able to make their wedding ideas come to life… Bride & Groom: Ben & Wendy […]

Bethany Yager Hair, Brides by Sisters, Caleb Smith Music, Cinebooth, Conestoga Golf & Conference Centre, Danae Marie Photography, David's Bridal, Elle's Fleurelles, Kay.x.artistry, Moores Clothing For Men, Olivia Label Factory, Perfect Occasion Store, Real Wedding Stories, WMB Church, Yummi Candles

Blush + Gold = romantic vintage at Revival House | Chad & Taryn

With the unique beauty of Revival House, Chad and Taryn didn’t want to take away from that with a lot of décor. Instead they focused on bringing in complimentary colours and lot’s of flowers!… Bride & Groom: Chad & Taryn Duchesne Wedding Date: June 2nd, 2018 Ceremony & Reception Location: Revival House in Stratford (revival.house) “We […]

Blackcreek Flower Farm, David's Bridal, Expressions Hair Design, Hudson's, Makeup Artistry by Heather, Nina Polidoro Photography, Real Wedding Stories, Revival House

Great food + amazing service = an unforgettable wedding day! | Bekki & Adam

Bekki & Adam were looking for a venue that would offer a space for their ceremony and reception as well as overnight accommodations for their guests. The Sunbridge Hotel Kitchener (sunbridgehotelkitchener.com) was the perfect fit for their wish list. Throw in some delicious food and amazing staff and you have an unforgettable wedding day!… Bride […]

Accurate Litho And Printing Co., David's Bridal, Decadently Yours, DoubleTree By Hilton Kitchener, Encore Promotions, European Touch, Inspirit Beauty Lounge, Le Jardin, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Red Suitcase Photography

Mobster themed wedding at the Best Western Lamplighter Inn | Karen & Al

Karen and Al had a gangster themed wedding at the Best Western Lamplighter Inn complete with gangster tuxes! They even had all their guests dress up to match the theme! How much fun is that?!… Bride & Groom: Karen & Al Turner Wedding Date: September 15, 2018 Ceremony & Reception Location: Best Western Lamplighter Inn (lamplighterinn.ca) […]

Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre, Collins Formal Wear, David's Bridal, Grandma's Oven, Harris Flower Farm, Music Central Entertainment, Real Wedding Stories, Selah Vie Hair and Makeup Aristry, Woodgate Photography

Simply Wedding Photography captures tons of personality at Emily & Attila’s wedding!

Who doesn’t love geodes?! Emily and Attila brought in so much personality with the different rocks and crystals they used. They were able to share a piece of their life with all of their family and friends… Bride & Groom: Emily Vander Vlugt-Szakolczay and Attila Szakolczay Wedding Date: August 4, 2018 Ceremony & Reception Location(s): […]

Cutten Fields, David's Bridal, I Love Chocolate/I Love That Gift, Meghan Barbour Makeup Artist, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Refined Sugar Cakes & Sweets, Simply Wedding Photography, Something Blue DJs, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique

Simple but elegant with Servers with a Smile | Michael & Cindy

Michael and Cindy wanted a simple but elegant wedding. They used lot’s of gold and red accents with lot’s of candles to create the feeling they were looking for. With the help of Servers with a Smile and Cellar52 as the backdrop, they had the most amazing day… Bride & Groom: Michael and Cindy McEvoy […]

Angie's Kitchen, Cellar 52, David's Bridal, Monika Mistry Photography, Real Wedding Stories, Servers with a Smile, The Fat Tony Band

Grey Silo plays host to a travel themed wedding! | Ruth & Eric

Travel nuts Ruth and Eric wanted to bring their love of seeing the world to their wedding day and they wanted the most important people in their lives to feel it too! Add a choreographed dance and you have an unforgettable wedding day… Bride & Groom: Ruth Wright-Gedcke and Eric Hunsberger Wedding Date: May 4, […]

David's Bridal, Debrodniks Donuts, Flashpoint Photobooth, Frey's Flowers, Greenvelope, Grey Silo Golf Club, Moores Clothing For Men, Naturally yours studio, Pixel Light Studios, Real Wedding Stories

Galt Country Club brings a winter wedding to life! | Jessica & Aaron

Jessica and Aaron wanted a winter wedding and with a fresh snowfall and a ‘winter birch’ theme they were able to pull off the vision they were thinking of! Galt Country Club was the perfect backdrop for their wedding, with stunning views and amazing flexibility… Bride & Groom: Jessica Mina & Aaron Soligo Wedding Date: […]

Anne Edgar Photography, David's Bridal, DJ Charlie Clean, Gabriela Soares, Galt Country Club, Indochino Custom Menswear, Real Wedding Stories, Snaffle and Mane, Sophie's Gown Shoppe, Special Events and Flowers

Elegant & romantic at Waterloo Regional Police Association | Stacey & Andrew

With soft champagne, silver and white, Stacey & Andrew were able to have the elegant romantic wedding that had been thinking of, and the Waterloo Regional Police Association was the perfect place to bring their theme to life!… Bride & Groom: Stacey Rego and Andrew Jackson Wedding Date: July 28, 2018 Ceremony & Reception Location: […]

Aimee Nicole Photography, David's Bridal, Decorating Dreams, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Waterloo Regional Police Association

Casually elegant at Paragon Banquet Centre | Alison & Matthew

Paragon Banquet Centre was the perfect place for Alison and Matthew’s wedding! From the gorgeous lighting to the beautiful décor and flowers, they had the day they had always dreamed of… Bride & Groom: Alison Haelzle & Matthew Hunter Wedding Date: September 22, 2018 Ceremony & Reception Location(s): Ceremony: Mill Race Park, Cambridge. Reception: Paragon […]

Brentwood Livery, David's Bridal, DJ Spice Productions, Esco, LoveSprouts Photography, Once upon a Tina, Paragon Banquet & Catering, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, Wedding Dream
Photo: A Nash Photograph | Venue: Whistle Bear Golf Club

Less is more for Angela and James with A Nash Photograph

Angela and James wanted their wedding to have a ‘less is more’ feeling. With Whistle Bear golf Club as their backdrop they were able to create this exact feeling. A Nash Photograph (anashphotograph.com) was there to capture every moment of their special day… Bride & Groom: Angela Romano & James Ayres Wedding Date: May 4, […]

586 Event Group, A Nash Photograph, Cinema 120, Collins Formal Wear, David's Bridal, From the Potting Shed, Janvier Salon, Makeup by Amber Baker, Michelle my Belle Bridal Boutique, Nith Valley Apiaries Inc., Real Wedding Stories, Refined Sugar Cakes & Sweets, Whistle Bear Golf Club

Have passport, will travel! A travel themed wedding at Cellar 52 | Julia & Andrew

Have passport, will travel! That is a motto that Julia and Andrew can relate to. Their love of travel dictated the theme and feel for their wedding. They brought their love of seeing the world to their big day to share with their friends and family… Bride & Groom: Julia Beckford & Andrew Mason Wedding […]

Beckford & Gusto Catering, Cellar 52, Dani Woods, David's Bridal, DJ Prophet, ephotostudio, Gina’s Spa, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Refined Sugar Cakes & Sweets, Universal Wedding Decor
Photo: HRM Photography | Venue: Dark Horse Estate Winery

A vineyard + a sunset = an amazing day! | Ali & Sydney

Sydney and Ali had an amazing wedding day complete with a breathtaking sunset in a vineyard! HRM Photography was there to capture all of the  love… Bride & Groom: Sydney & Ali Wedding Date: July 14, 2018 Ceremony & Reception Location: Dark Horse Estate Vineyard (darkhorseestatewinery.com) “We chose the Dark Horse because Sydney grew up visiting […]

Clock Tower Catering, Dark Horse Estate Winery, David's Bridal, HRM Photography, Makeup by Cassidy, Real Wedding Stories