A rustic country wedding at Hessenland Inn | Alex & Colton

Alex and Colton wanted a rustic country wedding to go with the look and feel at Hessenland Inn (hessenland.com). With the amazing hospitality of the onsite coordinator Liz, they were able to have a beautiful wedding day with their family and friends… Bride & Groom: Alex Nutt & Colton Bell Wedding Date: September 8, 2018 […]

Chick Boss Cake, Creme Couture, David's Bridal, Hessenland Country Inn, Lyric Flowers, Mina Bridal Design, Moores Clothing For Men, Music Central Entertainment, NJS Design Event & Party Rentals, On Stage Dance, Real Wedding Stories, Scott WIlliams Photography, Vistaprint
Venue: Grey Silo Golf Club | Photo: Picture Yourself

Navy blue, DIY and rustic feels at Grey Silo Golf Course | Chris & Lindsay

Chris and Lindsay took on many DIY projects that added to their rustic feeling wedding day at Grey Silo Golf Course (golfnorth.ca/greysilo). The rain held off and they were able to get some amazing outdoor shots that showcased their love for family and friends and most importantly each other… Bride and Groom: Chris and Lindsay […]

Beauty by Sarah D, Grey Silo Golf Club, Holly Wasser Hair | Bridal | Makeup, Julia Weddings, Juneyt, Picture Yourself, Real Wedding Stories
Jolene Barker Photography

{e-shoot} An elegant and timeless engagement shoot with Jolene Barker Photography

Jolene from Jolene Barker Photography (jolenebarker.ca) wanted to create an elegant, timeless setting for her couple’s engagement shoot. She was able to find the perfect setting and help from other vendors to make it an unforgettable day! “When I found Mint Room Studios, it offered the perfect back drop to help me envision the bride […]

Beautiful Blooms Designs, Jolene Barker Photography, Lush Beauty Studio, Mint Room Studios, Real Wedding Stories
Venue: Best Western Brantford | Photo: Christopher Zizzo Photography

Romantic and personal at Best Western Brantford Hotel | Sarah & Aaron

Sarah and Aaron wanted a wedding day that was romantic but not too serious and showed their personality. That’s exactly what they got with lot’s of DIY and a super fun wedding party! With help from the Best Western Brantford Hotel (bestwesternbrantford.com) they were able to do everything they wanted… Bride & Groom: Sarah Hutcheon […]

ABC Cakes, Best Western Brantford Hotel & Conference Centre, Christopher Zizzo Photography, David's Bridal, Mermaid Luxury Limo, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Wedding Hair and Makeup by Amy and Anita
Photo: HRM Photography | Venue: Delta Armories London

HRM Photography brings classic elegance to London | Debra & Nucu

Debra and Nucu wanted a wedding day that was classic and elegant but also showed their playful personality. With that in mind, they also wanted a huge party! That’s exactly what they got with loads of DIY and help from family and friends that traveled to be with them for the day… Bride & Groom: Debra […]

Amadeus Patisserie, Best for Bride, David's Bridal, Delta London Armouries, HRM Photography, J.A.M Jewels, Moores Clothing For Men, Music Central Entertainment, Real Wedding Stories, Sweet Stems Floral Designs, TAZ Hair Company
Venue: Rebel Creek Golf Club | Photographer: TJ Weddings

Classic and simple at Rebel Creek Golf Club | Shelby & Matt

Shelby and Matt wanted their guests to ‘feel the LOVE’ at their classic and casual wedding. With simple white flowers, candles and an amazing LOVE marquee backdrop, they were able to have lot’s of love at their wedding… Bride & Groom: Shelby Standring & Matthew Searam Wedding Date: June 16, 2018 Ceremony & Reception Location: […]

Belmont Flowers, David's Bridal, Fresh Look Design, Nerea Garcia Roth, Real Wedding Stories, Rebel Creek Golf Club, Stars Men's Shops, Studio K, The Modern Bride, Thunderstorm Productions, TJ Weddings
Décor: Joie De Vivre | Photo: Daniel Clements Photography

Elegant minimalism with Joie De Vivre | Ignazio & Michelle

Ignazio and Michelle wanted a wedding that was elegant but with minimalism. They got just that with décor elements from Joie De Vivre (jdveventdecor.com). Along with soft colours and floral accents they were able to achieve a dreamy wedding day… Bride & Groom: Ignazio Manganaro and Michelle Sinardo Wedding Date: May 5th, 2018 Ceremony & Reception […]

Beaux Strings, Claudio Santaluce, Dan Clements Photography, Joie de Vivre Events & Decor, King & Bay, Liz Craig, Music in Motion DJ Services, Papabubble, Perfect Planners, Plush Flowers, Real Wedding Stories, Royal Ambassador Events Centre, Superior Bridal, The Westin Toronto Airport Hotel
Photo: A Nash Photograph | Venue: St.Mary's Golf & Country Club

Vintage & rustic with Navy, Burgandy & Gold | Jill & Darryl

Jill and Darryl wanted a vintage rustic wedding with lot’s of Navy, Burgandy and Gold. With the elegant ballroom at St. Mary’s Golf and Country Club (stmarysgolf.com) and their beautiful outdoor ceremony, they got exactly what they wanted. A Nash Photograph (anashphotograph.com) was able to capture every moment of their amazing day!… Bride & Groom: […]

A Nash Photograph, Above and Beyond Event Design & Décor, All Dolled Up Artistry, Cowboys and Angels Salon, Lyric Flowers, Moores Clothing For Men, Mustang Pickup, Pink Zebra, Real Wedding Stories, Red Bicycle Paper Co, St. Mary's Golf & Country Club, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique

A dreamy outdoor wedding with an orchard, apples and cider | Kaitlin & Scott

Kaitlin and Scott wanted a beautiful outdoor space for their wedding day and Brantview Apples & Cider (brantviewapples.com) was the perfect spot to have just that! Hillier Photography (hillierphotography.com) was their to capture all the love and laughs… Bride & Groom: Kaitlin Shaw & Scott MacLean Wedding Date: June 9, 2018 Ceremony & Reception Location: […]

Brantview Apples & Cider, Casey Diehl Beauty, Dynamite clothing, Flourish and Quill Paper Co., Hillier Photography, Jennie Ross Bridal, Little Mushroom Catering, Moores Clothing For Men, NItro Music, Once upon a Tina, Real Wedding Stories, The Girl Floral
Venue: Beaverdale Photo: Lauren Morton Photography

A rustic forest wedding at Beaverdale Golf Club | Jennifer & Kevin

Jennifer and Kevin wanted a day that was filled with touches of rustic and the outdoors. With this in mind they came up with a rustic forest theme and had touches of wood and moss. Can we talk about Jennifer’s dress?!? So unique and beautiful! Read on to see how everything came together for an […]

Beaverdale Golf Club, Besame Studio, David's Bridal, Lauren Morton Photography, Real Wedding Stories, Vistaprint
Photo: Hillier Photography | Venue: St. Jacob's Schoolhouse

Modern tropical meets traditional classic

“St. Jacobs can be your ultimate destination wedding location! Our vision for this styled shoot was modern tropical in a traditional space. Working with classic white walls, we incorporated large tropical leaves and florals to create the destination vibe. We brought in black elements to transform the feel of the space, and decided on wine […]

ABC Party Time Rentals, AWE Events, B Pretty, Cocabella Cake Studio, Design Palettes, Gina's Closet - Brides Helping Brides, Hillier Photography, Lilies White, Real Wedding Stories, Red Bicycle Paper Co, Sprightly Events, St. Jacobs Schoolhouse, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2018
Photo: LoveSprouts Photography | Venue: Rebel Creek Golf Club

{Reality Wedding Story} Love on the third tee

BRIDE & BRIDE: Julie Manske & Laura O’Connell WEDDING DATE: August 19th, 2017 LOCATION: Rebel Creek Golf Club (♥) (golfnorth.ca/rebelcreek) Petersburg, ON “We loved the ambiance at Rebel Creek. The setting was beautiful, the clubhouse was not too big and our guests were entertained in the main dining area, the bar, and outdoor patio.” J&L […]

Brentwood Livery, David's Bridal, Living Fresh, Loops & Jamzz DJ Productions, LoveSprouts Photography, Paperless Post, Puddicombe House, Real Wedding Stories, Rebel Creek Golf Club, The Cake Box, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2018
Venue: Best Western Stoneridge Inn | Photo: Have Heart Photography

{Reality Wedding Story} Romance at Stoneridge Inn

BRIDE & GROOM: Kristina Knight & Darrin DePutter WEDDING DATE: May 26th, 2018 LOCATION: Best Western PLUS Stoneridge Inn & Conference Centre  (stoneridgeinn.com), London, ON “We chose this location because of the beauty of the chapel and the convenience of having both the chapel and the reception hall at the same site. Their food is […]

A&B Party Rentals, Best Western PLUS Stoneridge Inn and Conference Centre, David's Bridal, Devorah Beauty, Flower Fountain, Grandma's Oven, Hair by Annie Braun, Have Heart Photography, Moores Clothing For Men, Music Central Entertainment, Once Upon A Time Weddings, Real Wedding Stories, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2018
Photo: Chase Photography | Venues: TWH Social & THEMUSEUM

{Reality Wedding Story} Vintage inspired love story | Chase Photography

BRIDE & GROOM: Nicole Maynard-Li & Theron D’Amico WEDDING CEREMONY DATE: March 13th, 2018 CEREMONY LOCATION: TWH Social Bar & Bistro (twhsocial.com), Kitchener, ON “We chose our ceremony location because it was very easy to plan with the help of The Walper Hotel’s party planner Chynna who is amazing. We chose to split up our […]

Boutique 1861, Chase Photography, Control Hair, DJ Surreal, J&P Grocery, Northern Flora, Real Wedding Stories, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2018, THEMUSEUM, TWH Social Bar & Bistro
Venue: Beaverdale Golf Club | Photo: Mirror Form Photography

{Reality Wedding Story} Purple, rustic & vintage at Beaverdale Golf Club

BRIDE & GROOM: Kayla Collison and Robert Miller WEDDING DATE: October 14th, 2017 # GUESTS: 50 BUDGET:$20,000 THEME:“PURPLE! If we had to put a label on it, our day was rustic and vintage.” – K LOCATION: Beaverdale Golf Club (♥) (golfnorth.ca/ beaverdale) Cambridge, ON “We wanted the rustic feeling of a barn, without the added […]

Beaverdale Golf Club, Cakes by Jan, Cowboys and Angels Salon, David's Bridal, DC Dress, Fitz the Occasion, Mirror Form Photography, Real Wedding Stories, Sola Flowers, Spearhead Barber & Supply, Stars Men's Shops, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2018
Venue: Galt Country Club | Photo: Latte Productions

{reality wedding story} Rustic elegant Galt Country Club wedding

BRIDE & GROOM: Lexi Smith and Ryan Henderson WEDDING DATE: September 30th, 2017 LOCATION: Galt Country Club (♥) (galtcountryclub.com) Cambridge, ON “We chose this location because we wanted an outside wedding, and didn’t want guests to have to move from one location to another. The backdrop for the outdoor ceremony at the Club is beautiful […]

Ballets, Galt Country Club, Latte Productions Wedding Photography, Real Wedding Stories, Special Events and Flowers, Tealstreet Skin + Ethetics, The Dirty Pioneers, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2018, Tiny Cakes, Vaniti Hair Design
Photo: Anne Edgar Photography | Venue: Ancaster Mill

{reality wedding story} Classic elegance at Ancaster Mill

BRIDE & GROOM: Lydia Moore & Michael Ring WEDDING DATE: June 10th, 2018 LOCATION: Ancaster Mill (♥) (ancastermill.ca) Ancaster, ON PHOTOGRAPHY: Anne & Carla at Anne Edgar Photography (♥)(anneedgarphoto.com) “Shortly after we booked the venue, I started looking at wedding magazines and started going to some wedding shows. I got a copy of the The […]

Ancaster Mill, Anne Edgar Photography, Beautified by Renee, Best for Bride, Captured Memories Productions, Christina Wu, Dreamstyle Weddings, Freeman's Formalwear, Henkaa, Knot Your Average Styles, Mermaid Luxury Limo, Real Wedding Stories, Sentineal Carriages, Special Events and Flowers, The Cake Box, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2018, Tip Top Tailors
Photo: Hillier Photography | Venue: The Walper Hotel

{reality wedding story} Seaglass, Toronto Maple Leafs and Love

BRIDE & GROOM: Zach and Shannon Robichaud WEDDING DATE: August 19th, 2017 LOCATION: The Walper Hotel (walper.com) Kitchener, ON “The opulence of the Crystal Ballroom is something that I loved growing up in the area and had always been on my mind for when I might get married one day. When Zach and I had our […]

Cocabella Cake Studio, David's Bridal, Hillier Photography, Hollywood Weddings, Just Grin Productions, Living Fresh, Luxeappeal Salon, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Sugar Rush Cake Design, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2018, Walper Hotel
Venue: BW Lamplighter Inn | Photo: One-12 Photography

{reality wedding story} Gold & glamourous at the Lamplighter Inn

BRIDE & GROOM: Renee and Mike WEDDING DATE: June 24th, 2017 LOCATION: Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn (♥) (lamplighterinn.ca) London, ON “We loved the beautiful atrium for cocktail hour, and their Crystal Ballroom was the perfect size.” – R THEME: Whites, Greens and Golds. # GUESTS: 250 BUDGET:$65,000 PHOTOGRAPHY: One-12 Photography (one12photo.ca) London, ON “We […]

Best Western PLUS Lamplighter Inn and Conference Centre, Channers Men's Apparel, Floral Temptations, Kleinfeld Bridal Boutique Canada, One-12 Photography, Real Wedding Stories, RL Designs Inc., Slow Mo Bros, TAZ Hair Company, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2018, Twelfth Night Events, Utility House Design Co.
Venue: Stratford Country Club | Photo: Justin Russo Photography

{reality wedding story} An elegant fall love story | Stratford Country Club

BRIDE & GROOM: Alana and Nicholas Krzysztofik WEDDING DATE: October 7th, 2017 LOCATION: Stratford Country Club (♥) (stratfordcountryclub.ca) Stratford, ON “From the minute I walked in, I knew it was exactly where I wanted to have our wedding. I loved how elegant the setting was with the chandeliers tied together with the wooden beams in […]

Above and Beyond Event Design & Décor, Alterations by Bree, Arts & Crafts Weddings, Collins Formal Wear, David's Bridal, Holly Wasser Hair | Bridal | Makeup, Justin Russo Photography, Maeck Weddings, Michele LeMay Cakes, Naturally yours studio, NItro Music, Oiseau Salon, Real Wedding Stories, Sophie's Gown Shoppe, Stratford Country Club, The Floral Studio, The Paper Bride, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2018
Photo: HRM Photography | Venue: Windemere Manor

{reality wedding story} Fairytale London wedding

BRIDE & GROOM: Samantha Babbar & Martel Laws WEDDING DATE: August 11th, 2017 CEREMONY LOCATION: St. Peter’s Cathedral Basilica (cathedral.dol.ca) London, ON RECEPTION LOCATION: Windermere Manor (windermeremanor.com) London, ON PHOTOGRAPHY: HRM Photography (♥) (hrmphotography.com), London, ON COLOUR/THEME: Blush pink, ivory, gold and burgundy with a touch of Disney, fairytale princess GUESTS: 100 BUDGET: $30,000 to […]

2CLVR Designs, Chick Boss Cake, David's Bridal, Dorchester Norfolk Limo, Florencia Taylor Makeup, Hextie, HRM Photography, Joseph's Clothiers, Men's USA, Music Central Entertainment, Patzees Weddings & Events, Petrov Bridal, Real Wedding Stories, St. Peter's Cathedral Basilica, The Wedding Ring Ontario Magazine Fall/Winter 2018, Windermere Manor
Venue: Grey Silo Golf Club | Photo: Calla Studio & Gary Evans Photography

Grey Silo Golf Club brings together a day never to forget | Sarah & Michael

Planning a wedding from across the country isn’t always easy but with the amazing help from Grey Silo Golf Club (golfnorth.ca/greysilo) and family members, Sarah and Michael were able to have a beautiful day filled with love and laughter… Bride & Groom: Sarah Stauffer and Michael Wuskynyk Wedding Date: April 21, 2018 Ceremony & Reception […]

Adagio Strings, Allene Chomyn Hair Design, Calla Studios, Cherrey Bus Lines, Fresh Look Design, Gary Evans Photography, Grey Silo Golf Club, I Got the Beat, Inn of Waterloo & Conference Centre, Make-up by Misti, Moores Clothing For Men, Novelle Bridal, Real Wedding Stories
Photo: NovaMarkina Photography | Venue: Liuna Station

NovaMarkina Photography captures all the elegance for Kate & Adam

Kate and Adam knew Liuna Station was the perfect place to have their wedding and NovaMarkina Photography (novamarkina.com) was the one capture it!  With some beautiful flowers, candles and a touch of family history they were able to make their day one to remember… Bride & Groom: Kate & Adam Luscombe Wedding Date: September 9, […]

Badgley Mischka, Bud Gowan Formal Wear, Carlson craft wedding invitations, DJ Alpha Productions, Grandma's Oven, Liuna Station, Macy's, Marlena Dupelle, Melanie White, Nicholas and Elizabeth Bridal, NovaMarkina Photography, Patzee's Floral Scapes, Real Wedding Stories, Sophie's Gown Shoppe, TAZ Hair Company
Venue: Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory | Photo: Girard Photography

Love and elegance at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory | Lakisha & Ashley

Lakisha and Ashley wanted a day that was full of love and wasn’t overly complicated. They wanted simple elegance and the Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory (cambridgebutterfly.com) made their vision come to life… Bride & Bride: Lakisha Hoover and Ashley Hoover Wedding Date: Saturday March 3, 2018 Ceremony & Reception Location: Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory (cambridgebutterfly.com) “We chose […]

All Seasons Weddings, Beyond Beauty Mobile Hair and Makeup, Brantford Blooms, Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, Galuppi’s, Girard Photography, Invitations by SoVibrant, Kleinfeld Bridal, NItro Music, Real Wedding Stories, Salon Mirage, Sweet Avenue Cakery, Vintner Wine Works
Venue: EVO Kitchen | Photo: Simply Wedding Photography

Simple beauty at E.V.O. Kitchen | Mikayla & Nathaniel

Mikayla and Nathaniel wanted a wedding day that was beautiful and simple while still remembering what’s important and that it’s just one day! E.V.O. Kitchen (evokitchen.com) was the perfect place for exactly that feeling. With it’s beautiful windows and lighting, not much had to be done to enhance its beauty… Bride & Groom: Mikayla Alexander […]

Brant Cookies, David's Bridal, EVO Kitchen, Lottie Da Designs, Real Wedding Stories, Simply Wedding Photography, Vistaprint
Venue: Hessenland Country Inn | Photo: Alison Oliver Photography

Nostalgia and country elegance at Hessenland | Kirstie & Kyle

Kirstie and Kyle wanted a wedding day that was stress free and an event where their guests felt at home and comfortable. Hessenland Country Inn (hessenland.com) provided the perfect backdrop for this feeling. What they ended up with was a country style wedding with a touch of elegance and nostalgia… Bride & Groom: Kirstie Ross […]

Alison Oliver Photography, Alycat hair and make up artistry, Budget Bridal Veils and Accessories, Creme Couture, featured, Greg Gallello, Hessenland Country Inn, Moores Clothing For Men, Music Central Entertainment, Raphael Edison Bespoke Shoes, Real Wedding Stories, Stars Men's Shops, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, That little cake place, Tip Top Tailors, Two Lip Designs, Vistaprint, Zak's Jewellers

Beautiful Blush at Bingemans | Ashleigh & Brad

Ashleigh and Brad wanted a simple yet romantic wedding. Bingemans (bingemans.com) was the perfect place to create this feeling! With cute DIY hints throughout, they were able to create the perfect wedding day that they had been dreaming of… Bride & Groom: Ashleigh and Brad Carmichael Wedding Date: Sept 2, 2017 Ceremony & Reception Location(s): […]

Big Day Prints, Bingemans, Capri Salon, Charmed Flowers and Gifts, David's Bridal, Le Belle Epoque Bridal, LoveSprouts Photography, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Valentina Bridal, Vistaprint
Photo: Emily B Photography | Venue: Skyloft Ski Resort

Breathtaking views at Skyloft Ski Resort | Jessica & Garrick

Jessica and Garrick had an amazing wedding day complete with beautiful views at their ceremony and an adorable blindfolded ‘last single’ kiss they shared before walking down the aisle. From the flowers to the décor everything went off without a hitch!… Bride & Groom: Jessica & Garrick Date: July 7, 2018 Venue: Skyloft Ski Resort […]

Direct Limo, Emily B Photography, Hair by Alex, Kelly Bouchard Make-up, Moores Clothing For Men, Real Wedding Stories, Show Me Your Mumu, Skyloft Ski Resort