{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

{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} 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, Real Wedding Stories, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2020

{Real Wedding Story} Icelandic adventures | Kiri & Brett

BRIDE & GROOM: Kiri Latuskie & Brett Buchanan WEDDING DATE: April 20th, 2019 CEREMONY: Gamla Laugin (The Secret Lagoon) (secretlagoon.is) Flúðir, Iceland BRUNCH: Icelandair Hotel (icelandairhotels.com) Flúðir, Iceland RECEPTION: Ströndin Pub (strondin.is) Vík, Iceland PHOTOGRAPHY: Karissa Poot Photography (facebook.com/karissapootphotography) Listowel, ON FLORALS: Auður Blómabúð (audurblom.is) Garðatorg, Iceland OFFICIANT: “Our good friend, Ian Robinson” – K […]

Auður Blómabúð, destination weddings, Gamla Laugin, Gunnar Hilmarsson, Icelandair Hotel, Joseph's Clothiers, Karissa Poot Photography, Real Wedding Stories, Ströndin Pub, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, the wedding ring magazine fall/winter 2019, Unnur Birna Bassadóttir

{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} 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

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

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

Vintage winter wonderland | Katherine & David

Katherine and David had the winter wedding of their dreams with the perfect snow fall and sparklers to complete the night. Keeping the theme classic White Winter Wedding they were able to keep it modern and vintage at the same time… Bride & Groom: Katherine Metcalfe and David Wania Wedding Date: January 26, 2019 Ceremony […]

Artelli String Quartet, Gary Evans Photography, John Quirk, Living Fresh, RW & CO., Stacked: The Wedding Cake Shop, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, The Beauty Hub, Valentina Bridal, Walper 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
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
Photo: Brian Limoyo Photography | Venue: Revival House

Brian Limoyo Captured Lots of Love on Rachel & Jenn’s Wedding Day!

Rachel and Jenn wanted a wedding day that was full of love and family! They definitely accomplished this by having tons of family around before the ceremony, a laying-on-of-hands ceremony and opting for a cocktail reception. You can see and feel the love from their day! Check it out… Full Names: Jenn Hind and Rachel […]

Brian Limoyo Photography, Designs by Cate, featured, John Anthony Jewellers, Kandy's Cakes, Mina Bridal Design, Minted, Real Wedding Stories, Revival House, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique
Photo: Anne Edgar Photography | Venue: Ancaster Mill

Anne Edgar Photography captures a classic and beautiful wedding at Ancaster Mill | Melissa & Stephan

Melissa and Stephan wanted a wedding that was beautiful but not over the top. With help from the Ancaster Mill (ancastermill.ca) and oh so gorgeous photos from Anne Edgar Photography (anneedgarphoto.com), we think they got exactly the right balance between natural beauty and classic modern. Check it out… Bride & Groom: Melissa Davies & Stephan […]

Ancaster Mill, Anne Edgar Photography, Copeland Productions, David's Bridal, Epic Limo, Evergreen Memories, featured, Jodi Leigh Designs, Kiwi's cupcakes & cakes, Minted, Peachy Keen Studio, Real Wedding Stories, Stars Men's Shops, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique
Venue: THEMUSEUM | Photo: Brian Limoyo Wedding Photography

Jessica & Sean show how Google apps + choreography-free dancing + duets = the perfect day

Kitchener-Waterloo area couple, Sean and Jessica are both engineers, musicians, and self proclaimed Sci-Fi nerds. They were looking for a unique venue that fit their personalities and that their guests would remember. In the end they found the perfect wedding venue, designed a gorgeous wedding, and had the time of their lives with the people […]

Brian Limoyo Photography, Collins Formal Wear, Elora Brewing Company, Gusto Catering, Real Wedding Stories, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, The Dan Howler Band, THEMUSEUM, Unique Vintage, voila uptown waterloo, Wedding Dream
Venue: Conestoga Golf and Conference Centre | Photo: Gary's Lens Photography

From canoes to some creative DIY, Guy & Anne had the adventure-themed wedding of their dreams

Guy & Anne’s wedding theme was ‘Adventure’! They wanted to bring their love of the outdoors, adventure and travel, together with their love of rustic, classic and romantic wedding design. Anna admits that this seemed like an impossible task at first, “…but we managed to bring it together by including canoeing, rustic travel signs and […]

Conestoga Golf & Conference Centre, featured, Gary's Lens Photography, Real Wedding Stories, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, Victoria Park Pavilion, Vista Print

{Reality Wedding Story} Couple chooses Revival House for traditional yet modern wedding because it already has everything

Stephanie and Brock wanted a traditional wedding but with a modern twist. Stratford’s Revival House (revival.house) offered the perfect location. With it’s archways and beautiful stained glass they were able to have the wedding they wanted with both modern and traditional elements and that needed little to no decorating. Bride & Groom: Brock Shute and Stephanie Pratt […]

Collins Formal Wear, Devine Wedding Design, Ellen & Company, Esthetics by Jillian, Jessica's House, Kendra Ruth Photography, Paperless Post, Real Wedding Stories, Revival House, Sophie's Gown Shoppe, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, The Cake Box, Willow Tree Florals
Venue: Grey Silo | Photo: HauserWorks Photography

{Reality Wedding Story} Vintage Romance at Grey Silo | Steven & Melanie

Steven and Melanie wanted to bring vintage to life with a ton of romance at their Grey Silo wedding. From the beautiful purples, grey’s and lace throughout the room to the cake and old luggage chest for cards, they definitely achieved the look they were going for! BRIDE & GROOM: Steven & Melanie Weaver WEDDING DATE: July […]

Anatacia's Floral Design, Ballets, David's Bridal, DJ Charlie Clean, Grey Silo Golf Club, HauserWorks Photography, Hollywood Weddings, Kettle Creek Weddings, Leah Craig Events, Real Wedding Stories, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, Tip Top Tailors, urban bride boutique, Wedsy.ca
Photo: David + Kara Photography | Venue: Concordia Club

{Reality Wedding Story} Classy & Regal at Concordia Club | Cody & Andrea

Andrea and Cody wanted a classic church wedding with a bit family tradition. Since Cody’s parents were also married at Concordia Club, it seemed fitting that they would follow in their footsteps. BRIDE & GROOM: Cody and Andrea Buchenauer WEDDING DATE: August 15, 2015 CEREMONY & RECEPTION LOCATIONS: St. Matthews Lutheran Church and Concordia Club (www.concordiaclub.ca) […]

Collins Formal Wear, Concordia Club, Dan + Kara Wedding Imagery, David's Bridal, Design Me A Cupcake, Floral Express, Love You Salon & Spa, Moores Clothing For Men, Party City, Real Wedding Stories, Something Blue DJs, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique
Sam & Josh Wedding-Dundee Golf Club-Jen Linfield Photography

{reality wedding story} White-Washed Antiques & Baby’s-breath at Dundee Country Club

Samantha Bender and Josh Breitkopf wanted an antique, romantic garden theme, without being rustic (think lace, but absolutely no burlap!). So with a peach, white and gold colour palette and a Spring wedding date, the couple designed their day. “We used a lot of white-washed antiques (bird cage, old mirror), a ton of candles, and […]

Decorating Dreams, Dundee Country Club, Jen Linfield Photograph, Real Wedding Stories, Scribes' Nook Inc., Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, The Cake Box
Grey Silo Wedding Story | Ray Erwin Photography

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

Kailey and Chris Everest’s wedding theme was woodsy winter. “The wood beams and stone fireplace of Grey Silo Golf Club created the perfect cozy atmosphere for our wedding. We incorporated pine cones (with a touch of gold sparkle) in our centre pieces, in wreaths around the room, and in my bouquet and the boutonnieres. The bridesmaids […]

fireplaces, Fresh Look Design, Frost Dessert Shoppe, Grey Silo Golf Club, HiWay Flowers, Hudson’s Bay Company, Moores Clothing For Men, Ray Erwin Photography, Real Wedding Stories, rustic weddings, Simply Delicious Cupcakes, Sugar and Spice Invitations, Taylor’s Bridal Boutique, The Tie Bar, theme weddings, winter weddings