Brooke & Mitchell {real wedding story}

Bride & Groom: Brooke Bettencourt & Mitchell Forster Photographer: Maddie Young Photography (@maddieyoung321) Wedding Date: September 22, 2019 Guest #: 131 Ceremony Location: Victoria Park, Kitchener, ON Reception Location: Victoria Park Pavilion, Kitchener, ON Colour Palette: Sunflowers, burgundy and charcoal grey Tell us your story!: “The first time I saw Mitchell’s beautiful, deep, blue eyes was when I […]

Cafe Pyrus, Events ATB, Moores Clothing For Men, Nick & Nat's Uptown 21, Niki Cooper, Real Wedding Stories, Valentina Bridal, Victoria Park Pavilion, wedding stories

Sarah & Kevin {real wedding story}

Your Name: Sarah & Kevin Rampelt Wedding Date: September 14, 2019 Guest #: 110 Ceremony & Reception Location: Grey Silo Golf Club (golfnorth.ca/greysilo) Photographer: Stephanie Canada Photography (stephaniecanada.com) Colour Palette: “Our theme was rustic elegance, and our colours were navy, burgundy, and blush with accents of rose gold. We used plenty of florals and greenery along […]

Bricks and Blondes Hair Studio, Grey Silo Golf Club, Loops & Jamzz DJ Productions, Love Daze Designs, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Refined Sugar Cakes & Sweets, Servers with a Smile, Stephanie Canada Photography, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, wedding stories

Rebecca & Michael {real wedding story}

Bride & Groom: Rebecca & Michael Drier  Photographer: Kelly Taylor – The Bridal Lounge Photography (thebridallounge.ca) Wedding Date: July 6, 2019 Guest #: 84 Ceremony & Reception Location: Chicopee Ski & Summer Resort (weddings.discoverchicopee.com) Colour Palette: Blush, Mint, Gold & Rose Gold with antique/wooden accents. “I wanted simple but pretty utilizing some of my family farm and […]

Batora Flora, Boho Beauty Co., Haus of Desserts, Kelly Taylor - The Bridal Lounge Photography, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, Team Gee Designs & Wedding Planning, Thatch & Fringe, TKO Music DJ Service, wedding stories

Dawnelle & Michael {real wedding story}

Bride & Groom: Dawnelle & Michael Siemon Photographer: Michael Steingard Photography (michaelsteingard.com) Wedding Date: August 17, 2019 Guest #: 220 Ceremony & Reception Location: Private Farm in North Perth Colour Palette: “Gold and ballet pink with lots of greenery! I definitely wanted a summer fresh feeling! We had these gorgeous golden Chiavari chairs that set […]

586 Event Group, David's Bridal, Deb's Hair Design, Jen Pike Makeup, Listowel Greenhouses, Michael Steingard Photography, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, wedding stories

Perfectly put together | Andrea & Justin

With dusty purples, light pinks and touches of grey and rose gold, Andrea and Justin had a breathtaking wedding day that was perfectly put together… Married couple: Andrea Hicks and Justin Erratt Wedding Date: August 24th, 2019 Ceremony & Reception Location: Caradoc Sands (caradocsands.ca) “We loved the indoor reception space that could accommodate our large […]

Caradoc Sands, David's Bridal, Grow & Bloom Co., Jamie Bladwin, Kelly Taylor - The Bridal Lounge Photography, MIA Bijoux, Moores Clothing For Men, Music Central Entertainment, Petrov Bridal, Poags Jewellers, Project Carve, Stranos Bakery, Studio 99, Team Dias Ceremonies, Top Knots and Gloss

{photo recap} Milton Wedding Expo Winter 2020

March 8th, Milton Banquet & Conference Centre, Milton, Ontario | Thank you to all of the brides, grooms, entourages, parents, and exhibitors who participated in and attended The Ring’s Milton Wedding Expo.  Here are some shots of the many local talented exhibitors who pulled out all the stops…

Brentwood Livery, Cake Lovers Unite, Chefs Delight, Company Sound, Creme Couture, DA Photography, Doug Wolters Photography, FotoReflection, G3 Designs Photography, Jeff Alpaugh Custom, Liam Gerussi - Live Music and DJ Services, Milton Banquet & Conference Centre, Monika Mistry Photography, Moores Clothing For Men, Orangetheory Fitness, SWOV Wedding Planning & Design, Travelpath, Under the Umbrella, Wreath & Rose Photography, Xzotic Productions
classic neutral wedding decor with long head table and lush florals

{Design Palette} Elegant rustic

Now & Always Special Event Decor (♥) (nowandalways.ca) Paris, ON BRIDE & GROOM: Alisha & Kevin De Munck WEDDING DATE: July 13th, 2019 VENUE: De Munck family farm in Burford, ON DÉCOR: Now & Always Special Event Decor (♥) (nowandalways.ca) Paris, ON PHOTOGRAPHY: Beracha Diane Photography (facebook.com/berachadianephotography) Waterford, ON FLORAL: Wild Flowers Studio (facebook.com/wildflowerflorals) Simcoe […]

Beracha Diane Photography, Bridal Boutique, David's Bridal, Devlin's Country Bistro & Catering, Impakt Studios, Makeup by Misti, Moores Clothing For Men, Now & Always, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020, Wild Flowers Studio

{Design Palette} Drunk on love

BRIDE & GROOM: Sarah and Kevin Rampelt WEDDING DATE: September 14th, 2019 CEREMONY & RECEPTION: Grey Silo Golf Club (♥) (golfnorth.ca/greysilo) Waterloo, ON PHOTOGRAPHY: Stephanie Canada Photography (stephaniecanada.com) Kitchener, ON THEME: Rustic Elegance. “Our colours were burgundy, navy, and blush with accents of rose gold.” – S FLORALS: Batora Flora (facebook.com/BatoraFlora) Kitchener, ON DÉCOR & […]

Batora Flora, Bricks and Blondes Hair Studio, Design Palettes, Grey Silo Golf Club, Loops & Jamzz DJ Productions, Love Daze Designs, Moores Clothing For Men, Refined Sugar Cakes & Sweets, Servers with a Smile, Stephanie Canada Photography, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020

{Favourite Things} Favourite Tuxes: Moores Clothing for Men

From the big city to small towns, Moores Clothing for Men (♥) (mooresclothing.com) has you covered in a wide variety of sharp looks for 2020. For 30 years, and over 120 locations across Canada, Moores offers high quality, outstanding selection, superior customer service, and everyday low prices! Featured in the Spring/Summer 2020 issue of The […]

Moores Clothing For Men, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020

{Real Wedding Story} Intimate Dominican Wedding | Victoria & Alexander

BRIDE & GROOM: Victoria  & Alexander Cyr WEDDING DATE: January 30th, 2019 CEREMONY & RECEPTION: Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Resort (bahia-principe.com) Punta Cana, Dominican Republic “We wanted a destination wedding because we thought it would be more romantic and intimate to get married on the beach with only our closest friends and family. We chose […]

DA Photography, destination weddings, Élisabeth & Beau, Ferre Sposa, Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Resort, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020

{Real Wedding Story} Simply Rustic | Lauren & David

BRIDE & GROOM: Lauren & David Croucher WEDDING DATE: June 1st, 2019 LOCATION: Cutten Fields (cuttenfields.com) Guelph, ON “After looking at many different venues we ultimately chose Cutten Fields because it checked all of our boxes. The ceremony location was private with a wooden arbour, the reception room had a great view of the city […]

Acorn Flower Shoppe, Avenue 22 Bridal, Charlotte Barker Makeup Artist, Cutten Fields, Maj Hair Salon, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Simply Wedding Photography, Sugarbird Cakery, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020

{Real Wedding Story} Modern Country | Robert & Ashley

BRIDE & GROOM: Robert & Ashley Boulton WEDDING DATE: September 14th, 2019 LOCATION: Hernder Estate Wines (hernder. com) St. Catharines, ON  “We wanted a modern/ country/rustic venue and the barn is as absolutely beautiful on the outside as it is on the inside. We also loved how private the location was. The pond out front […]

Haskell Photography, Hernder Estate Wines, Love's in the Hair, Macy's, Moores Clothing For Men, MS Society of Canada, Niagara College, Real Wedding Stories, Second Dance Bridal, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020

{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} Boho DIY | Emily & Dylan

BRIDE & GROOM: Emily Flood & Dylan Huston WEDDING DATE: August 10th, 2019 LOCATION: Storehouse 408 (♥) (storehouse408.com) Cambridge, ON “We had our beautiful ceremony on their outside terrace, while Amy and her team worked hard at putting our inside reception area together. The facility is new, clean, and absolutely stunning. We were impressed not […]

Abel's on Queen, B·Elegant Catering & Event Planning, Ballett's Bridal, Camvas Creative, Joy of Flowers, Juneyt, Moores Clothing For Men, On the edge photography, Real Wedding Stories, Red Bicycle Paper Co, Star's Mens Shope, Storehouse 408, The Floral Studio, The Long Weekend, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020

{photo recap} Barrie Wedding Expo Winter 2020 at Liberty North

Jan 18, 2020 | Thank you SO much to all of the brides, grooms, entourages, parents and exhibitors who braved the crazy weather and participated in and attended The Ring’s Winter Barrie Wedding Expo. It was such a great event. We had a great turnout. Running from eleven to three, the Wedding Expo was packed […]

Big Event Entertainment, Cakes by Design, Ceremony Bridal, Chelsea Chocolates, Collins Formal Wear, Dance Floor Dynamics, Dentistry by the Bay, Fresh 93.1 FM, Heart and Soul Wedding Officiant Services, Holiday Inn Barrie Hotel & Conference Centre, Moores Clothing For Men, Murdoch Travel, Ninteen Melrose Flower Studio, North Pro Products, Posh Beyond Events, Say it with Love Bridal Boutique, Snaptique Photobooth, SNR Event Rentals, Stars Men's Shops, Under the Umbrella

{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} Proposal Abroad | Deanna & Andrew

BRIDE & GROOM: Deanna & Andrew Patenaude WEDDING DATE: October 11th, 2019 CEREMONY: Ancaster Mill (♥) (ancastermill.ca) Ancaster, ON RECEPTION: Earth To Table: The Farm Flamborough, ON PHOTOGRAPHY: Sandra Monaco Photography (sandramonacophoto.com) Kitchener, ON VIDEOGRAPHY: DePlonty Creative Media (deplontycreativemedia.com) Brantford, ON THE PROPOSAL: “Two years ago while camping, we decided the next year we would […]

Ancaster Mill, Andrew's Formal Rentals, DePlonty Creative Media, Dolluxe Beauty, Dorchester Norfolk Limo, Grandma's Oven, K Toss Entertainment, Kettle Creek Weddings, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Sandra Monaco Photography, Sue Gallo Designs, The Modern Bride, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020, White Toronto

{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, Real Wedding Stories, 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

{Real Wedding Story} Antique Western | Andrea & Devon

BRIDE & GROOM: Andrea Nixon & Devon Treleaven WEDDING DATE: October 20th, 2018 CEREMONY LOCATION: Ebenezer United Church, Campbellville, ON “We chose Ebenezer as it is an absolutely beautiful church inside and out. We had always felt called to that church and we continue to attend services there to this day.” – A RECEPTION LOCATION: […]

Blooms & Flora, Creme Couture, DJ Charlie Clean, Mohawk Chophouse, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Salon Nine, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020, Tip Top Tailors, Trina Koster Photography, Wellington Cakes

Soft tones + lace = romance at Stratford Country Club | Sara & Jaden

Soft tones and lace created the romantic theme Sara and Jaden were thinking of when they were planning their wedding day. Stratford Country Club was the perfect backdrop to complete their vision… Full Names: ​Sara Sanders and Jaden Sanders Wedding Date: ​August 23rd, 2019 Ceremony & Reception Location: ​Stratford Country Club (stratfordcountryclub.ca)  “We choose Stratford […]

Amanda Verhoeve Photography, JK Cakes, Martins Orchards, Moores Clothing For Men, Palm Hair by Britt Zavitz, Purbelle, Real Wedding Stories, Royco Creative, Sew Stylish Wedding Works, Sound Dynamix, Stratford Country Club

German wedding love at Concordia Club | Sarah & Curtis

Sarah and Curtis embraced the German feel of Concordia  and built their special day around it. They are both of German heritage and wanted to make their German speaking family feel comfortable… Married Couple: Sarah Waldeck & Curtis Waldeck Wedding Date: August 11th, 2018 Ceremony & Reception Location: Concordia Club (concordiaclub.ca) “The Concordia club has […]

Concordia Club, Decorating Dreams, FAD Hair Studio, Fred Astaire Dance Studio, Lightscape Photography, Lilies White, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Something Blue DJs, Sophie's Gown Shoppe

{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} 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} An intimate winery wedding | Alyssa & Micheal

BRIDE & GROOM: Alyssa Hughes & Michael Ives WEDDING DATE: June 8th, 2019 LOCATION: Peninsula Ridge Estates Winery (peninsularidge.com) Beamsville, ON “Mike grew up down the road from Peninsula Ridge Estates Winery. Prior to visiting the venue, we had looked at several other options in the area but nothing seemed quite right. It wasn’t until […]

Anne Edgar Photography, Kettle Creek Weddings, Makeup by Elisha, Moores Clothing For Men, Peninsula Ridge Estates Winery, Real Wedding Stories, Red Bicycle Paper Co, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, the watering can, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019, West End Hair Studio, Zsolt Szekely

{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} White and whimsical in Stratford | Nicola & Kyle

BRIDE & GROOM: Nicola Schaerer & Kyle Wilhelm WEDDING DATE: September 14th, 2018 LOCATION: Stratford Country Club (♥) (stratfordcountryclub.ca) Stratford, ON “The Stratford Country Club exceeded our expectations! Right from our first appointment with Jessie to our food tasting and final set up the night before with Isabelle, it was a smooth and enjoyable planning […]

Bonsai Creative, Designs by Cate, Kandy's Cakes, Laura Thomson Photography, Makeup Artistry by Heather, Moores Clothing For Men, Petrov Bridal, Real Wedding Stories, Stratford Country Club, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019, Valentina Bridal

{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 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