The Financial Diva

The Financial Diva tells us what the most important call is when wedding planning

THE MOST IMPORTANT CALL – PLANNING TOGETHER “Your wedding will be one of the most memorable days of your life, but then what? Will it be ‘happily ever after’ or just a great wedding? Will it be debt, crash and burn, or a debt-free, dream life that finds you more in love than ever on […]

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The halter neckline is an option for girls who want a more modern take on their wedding gown without being revealing.

How to Choose the Right Neckline for You

An Expert Tip with Ingersoll Gown shop Sew Stylish Wedding Works (sewstylishweddingworks.com) There are so many different gown styles, shapes and sizes, which is what makes gown shopping such a personal experience for each bride. When you’re shopping for that perfect dress, one style detail that deserves some special attention – is your ideal dress […]

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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 […]

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Venue: Holiday Inn Kitchener-Cambridge

Holiday Inn Kitchener Cambridge is a great place to reserve rooms for your wedding guests

Wedding venue booked in the Kitchener area? Don’t forget to reserve a block of guest rooms for your out of town guests!  The Holiday Inn Kitchener Cambridge (ihg.com/holidayinn) is centrally located with easy access to Highway 8 and Highway 401. The staff at the Holiday Inn Kitchener Cambridge are more than happy to be an […]

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Music Central Photo Booths That Take Wedding Fun to the Next Level

Open air photo booths at Music Central Entertainment (♥) (musiccentral.ca) are taking weddings across London & Southwestern Ontario to a whole new level of fun. Here’s why couples are loving this option… 1. PHOTO BOOTHS ARE WAY MORE FUN THAN TRADITIONAL GUESTBOOKS: All wedding photo booth packages come with a memory book in which copies […]

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Latte Productions Photography

{Expert Tip} Questions to ask your prospective photographer

AN EXPERT TIP with Latte Productions Photography (♥) (latteproductions.ca) Kitchener, Ontario based photographer, spells out how to ask the tough questions of your photographer. Featured in the Spring/Summer 2018 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine With hundreds of prospective photographers in the area, narrowing it down to a handful to talk to one-on-one can […]

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Little Mushroom Catering

Little Mushroom shows couples how to enjoy seasonal, local produce all year long!

Imagine your favourite local summer fruit or vegetable. Watermelon? Peaches? Asparagus? When you book your wedding and life events with Little Mushroom Catering (littlemushroomcatering.ca), you can enjoy local produce all year long, in different delicious ways.  An Expert Tip by Little Mushroom Catering (littlemushroomcatering.ca) When planning your wedding, take into consideration how important it may be […]

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Florals: La Petite Fleur | Photo: Julie Nicole Photography

How to find joy in every moment of your wedding day

An Expert Tip by Brandy from La Petite Fleur (petitefleur.ca) After months of planning the meticulous details, the big day has finally arrived: a beautiful day dedicated to celebrating the love you share with your soon to be life partner. The morning of the wedding is an opportunity to celebrate with the special people whom […]

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Ideas for modern day Bachelor & Bachelorette parties and Stag & Doe’s

An expert tip by Brentwood Livery (www.brentwoodlivery.ca) | Photo above: Gary Evans Photography Celebrating the soon to be married is an ancient tradition. Dinner and toasts to the groom-to-be date back to the days of the Spartans and bridal showers and teas have been around for centuries. Modern Bachelor or Bachelorette festivities, however, offer an […]

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Decor: Devine Wedding Design

{Expert Tip} The Power of Ceiling Treatments

An Expert Tip by Devine Wedding Design (♥) (devineweddingdesign.ca) Any venue you chose for your wedding can be transformed using ceiling treatments giving the space shape and definition. Devine Wedding Design (♥) (devineweddingdesign.ca) creates dream spaces for their clients utilizing a variety of ceiling details – from draping, lighting, and chandeliers to garlands, suspended centrepieces […]

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Latte Productions

{Expert Tip} Mastering the wedding photography timeline

A PHOTOGRAPHY Q&A WITH JUSTIN & JENNIFER REID, OF LATTE PRODUCTIONS, KITCHENER Latte Productions Wedding Photography (♥) (latteproductions.ca) has performed in excess of 1000 weddings in just the past 7 years alone. Boasting a flexible 12-hour, 2-Photographer package for all couples, one would wonder why this studio makes such an effort to go above and […]

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Photo: HRM Photography

Q&A: Traditional Parent Dances

An Expert Tip with Rob Aitken, Owner & DJ, Music Central Entertainment. This London, Ontario-based Music Central Entertainment (♥) (musiccentral.ca) answers some of the most common questions that couples have about the traditional parent dances. Photo, above: hrmphotography.com DO I HAVE TO HAVE A FATHER/DAUGHTERMOTHER/SON DANCE? Always remember that it’s your wedding and you should do […]

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Bridal Gowns 101: Favourite Styles on High & Low Budgets

An Expert Tip with Sew Stylish Wedding Works STYLING BRIDAL GOWNS @ LOW VS HIGH BUDGETS with Sew Stylish Wedding Works (♥) (sewstylishweddingworks.com) in Ingersoll Featured in the Fall/Winter 2017 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine Strapless STYLE NOTES: Turn heads in a strapless ball gown. These strapless beauties feature subtle sweetheart necklines. Ruching […]

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THEMUSEUM

{Venue Spotlight} If these walls could talk…

THEMUSEUM (♥)(themuseum.ca) wasn’t always a museum. At least, the physical building didn’t always hold world-class exhibitions and act as a venue for weddings… In fact, the building was originally built in 1925 to house Goudies Department Store. After Goudies closed, the building lay empty for roughly 12 years. In 1995 a plan was put forward […]

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{Tips} High & Low Budget Tablescapes with Fresh Look Design Inc.

Fresh Look Design Inc. (freshlookdesign.ca) creates the look for some of Southwestern Ontario’s most fabulous weddings and events, detailing the design from floor to ceiling. And when it comes to design, tablescapes often pull the entire look together. The FLD team shows examples here of tablescapes on any budget. Higher Budget Treat your guests to […]

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Have Heart Photography

{Expert Tip} Song Ideas Worth Dancing To: Classic Wedding Songs

Expert Tip by: Music Central (musiccentral.ca) | Photo above: Have Heart Photography For a walk down music memory lane, these classic will do the trick. We love how vintage and romantic they are. And according to Rob Aitken of Music Central Entertainment, these are still among his popular requests. Classic Wedding Songs (Perhaps what your […]

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Have Heart Photography

{Expert Tip} Song Ideas Worth Dancing To | Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue

Expert Tip by: Music Central (musiccentral.ca) | Photo above: Have Heart Photography GOOD TO KNOW: London-based Music Central Entertainment (♥) (musiccentral.ca) has a reputation for quality and a track record for putting on incredible events within the community. They have built a strong relationship with some of the best event professionals, biggest clients & best […]

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Galt Country Club

{Expert Tip} 5 Advantages To Hosting Your Wedding At A Private Country Club

EXPERT TIP BY Galt Country Club (galtcountryclub.com) Planning the happiest day of your life can be stressful, however finding the right ceremony and reception site doesn’t have to be difficult. Here are five of the many fantastic advantages to host your special day at a private golf and country club.. Advantages 1. YOU’RE THE ONLY […]

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{expert tip} Epic Milestone Reached by Music Central

Photo above: from Music Central’s Open Air Photo Booth which was set up for the Masquerade Ball at Elsie Perrin Williams Estate. Just for fun, The Ring’s own Co-founder, Anne Warren, is the lovely lady in the middle. Featured in the Spring/Summer 2016 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine A Q&A WITH ROB AITKEN, OWNER […]

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