Venue: Four Points by Sheraton London | Photo: Woodgate Photography

{Design Palette} Pretty in pink

VENUE: Four Points by Sheraton London (♥) (marriott.com/yxufp) London, ON BRIDE & GROOM: Evelyn & Robert Brewer WEDDING DATE: May 28th, 2018 “We loved the Four Points Sheraton! With our engagement being only 6 weeks, the staff were amazing and so accommodating! The ballroom was elegantly decorated and they made it easy to plan for […]

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{Design Palette} Modern industrial meets elegance

“The inspiration for the shoot was modern industrial meets elegance. Dreamy classic soft pink and blue hues softened the feel while still highlighting the industrial chic elements in the space. The tables were complete with elegantly shaped blue chargers, while the touches of black and gold add a hint of modern. The soft pink runners […]

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Photo: Simply Wedding Photography

{Design Palette} Enchanted Forest

PHOTOGRAPHY: Simply Wedding Photography (♥) (simplyweddingphotography.ca) Guelph, ON VENUE: Piper Hill Farm (piperhillfarm.ca) Puslinch, ON COORDINATION: Sprightly Events (sprightlyevents.com) Kitchener, ON FLORAL: A Petal or Two (apetalortwo.ca) Guelph, ON GOWN: Sixpence Bridal Studio (sixpencebridal.ca) Guelph ON HAIR & MAKE-UP: Spoild x Mishka (facebook.com/spoildxmishka) Cambridge, ON STATIONERY: ALeite Designs (facebook.com/aleitedesign) Kitchener, ON DETAILS: “Our vision for […]

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{Design Palette} Black Swan

PLANNING, DESIGN & FLORAL: Fresh Look Design Inc. (♥) (freshlookdesign.ca) Kitchener, ON PHOTOGRAPHY: Zac Joliffe Photographer (zacjolliffe.com) Kitchener, ON VENUE: Revival House (♥) (revival.house) Stratford, ON GOWN: Jennie Ross Bridal (jennierossbridal.com) Kitchener, ON HAIR & MAKE-UP: Beauty by Sarah (beautybysarahd.com) Kitchener, ON & Holly Wasser (hollywasser.com) Kitchener, ON STATIONERY: Red Bicycle Paper Co. (♥) (redbicyclepaperco.com) […]

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Photo: A Nash Photograph | Venue: EVO Kitchen

{Design Palette} Bold high fashion

“Sticking with a black and white timeless formal palette, this bold high fashion modern theme was completed with the addition of hints of gold and grey. The creative team used the venue’s industrial appeal to inspire the geometric design focus, using strong stationery, and adding depth through hanging florals from the beams, and natural floral […]

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Brilliant Images Photography & Films

{Design Palette} A Romantic modern twist in Stratford

STYLED SHOOT | THE BRUCE HOTEL (thebruce.ca) STRATFORD, ON  “From the wooden cross-back chairs to the deep coloured florals and modern stationery, this wedding palette was inspired by elegant jewel tones with a modern twist.” Maaike Roosendaal- Brilliant Images Photography & Films VENUE: The Bruce Hotel (thebruce.ca) Stratford, ON DÉCOR: Details Event Planning (detailseventplanning.net) Stratford, […]

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Venue: Shatz Winery | Photo: Holly Dalton Photography

Darling weddings at Schatz Winery

Hessenland Inn (♥)(hessenland.com/schatz-winery) in Zurich, ON Schatz Winery, Hessenland’s darling vineyard and newest chapter for the Ihrig family, builds on the bountiful 40 acres of award-winning gardens that lie at the heart of the property. Five acres of budding vines offer the perfect backdrop for intimate ceremonies, gorgeous photo opportunities and uniquely personal first-looks! The […]

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{Favourite Things} Décor rentals

The team at The Ring is always on the hunt for fabulous finds in wedding items, designs, supplies, and trends. In this feature, we show you one of our absolute favourite ways to make huge design statements within a reasonable budget, all thanks to the option of décor rentals – all of which we found […]

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A few of our favourite wedding gowns

Showcasing gowns from Sew Stylish Wedding Works (♥) (sewstylishweddingworks.com) in Ingersoll ABOUT SEW STYLISH WEDDING WORKS: Located minutes away from London in the heart of Ingersoll, Sew Stylish Wedding Works (♥) is known for offering something more than just another retail gown shop. Pauline and Susan like to keep a welcoming atmosphere and an open […]

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Design: Strong Like Bull | Photo: Brilliant Images Photography

Favourite things to keep you warm at your wedding.

Strong Like Bull Studio (♥) (etsy.com/ca/shop/ StrongLikeBullStudio) offers handmade wedding shawls to keep you warm and cozy on your chilly fall, winter or spring wedding day. While there are many designs and colours already available, the designer Jessica Ferguson says “I’m always happy to design something custom for your special day. Whether it’s colour or […]

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Thunderstorm Productions

{Favourite Things} Fun foods for your wedding

Looking for an interesting twist on your late night snacks or dessert bar? Here are a few of our favourite selections from Thunderstorm Productions: Popcorn – You and your guests can enjoy fresh popcorn made on site with a classic themed popcorn machine antique cart. It’s not only a delicious snack, but a fun décor […]

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Wedding Worthy Venues & Ontario Reception Halls – Spring/Summer 2019 Edition

Wedding Worthy Venues (reception halls, banquet spaces) is a special feature of The Wedding Ring Magazine that’s designed to give you an at-a-glance look at some of the amazing wedding locations found in South Western Ontario Cambridge Hotel & Conference Centre Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory Revival House Stratford Country Club Elm Hurst Inn & Spa Elora Mill E.V.O. […]

Beaverdale Golf Club, Best Western Brantford Hotel & Conference Centre, Best Western Plus Arden Park Hotel, Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre, Bingemans, Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, Cambridge Hotel & Conference Centre, Carmen's, Concordia Club, Conestoga Golf & Conference Centre, crowne plaza kitchener-waterloo, Dundee Country Club, Elm Hurst Inn & Spa, Elora Mill, EVO Kitchen, Galt Country Club, Hanlon Convention Centre, Hauser Hall, Idlewyld Inn & Spa, Inn of Waterloo & Conference Centre, Liberty North, Marriott Townplace Suites & CC Brantford, Milton Banquet & Conference Centre, Rebel Creek Golf Club, Revival House, Steckle Heritage Farm, Stratford Country Club, The Tannery, The Wedding Ring Magazine Spring/Summer 2019, Three Bridges Event Centre, Waterloo Central Railway
Music Central Entertainment | Photo: HRM Photography

{Expert Tip} DJ wisdom with Music Central

With over 35 years and hundreds of events per year, Music Central Entertainment (♥) (musiccentral.ca) is one of London’s premier DJ companies. They’ve offered us the following hashtags to help explain their secrets to rocking out your wedding day. #WEKNOWSTUFF: When you book Music Central for your wedding you get access to their limitless experience […]

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B-elegant

{Expert Tips} How to create a wedding meal that is uniquely yours

B.ELEGANT CATERING (belegant.ca) (♥) Kitchener, ON creates event menus that are customized to fit your unique style and vision. They have partnered with beautiful venues in Cambridge, Kitchener, Ayr, Roseville, and area to help you find the perfect venue for your style, group size, nd vision. They also offer a dedicated coordinator to assist you […]

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Photo: Latte Productions

{Expert Tips} Couples choose Latte 1200+ times

FOCUSING ON VOLUME & QUALITY: Latte’s business model keeps them as busy as possible, which in turn they say helps to keep the price as low as possible, all while maintaining the quality and experience they would’ve otherwise offered at a higher price point. To explain their approach, “Lower prices mean we get to work […]

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Photo: Gary Evans Photography | Coordination: Lovely Weddings & Events

{Real Wedding Story} Pop Up Weddings

ABOUT POP UP WEDDINGS: Intrigued by the Pop Up Wedding idea? Want to be the first to know and get a chance at one of the coveted spots? Head on over to lovelyweddingsandevents.ca/pop-up-weddings and sign up! BRIDE & GROOM: Megan & Mitchell McEachern WEDDING DATE: October 13th, 2018 CEREMONY & RECEPTION LOCATION: The Walper Hotel […]

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Venue: Fanshawe Pioneer Village | Photo: Roman Dialgo Photography

{Real Wedding Story} Love is in the air at Fanshawe Pioneer Village

BRIDE & GROOM: Tiffanie & Lee Reynaert WEDDING DATE: September 8th, 2018 LOCATION: Fanshawe Pioneer Village (♥) (fanshawepioneervillage.ca) London, ON “We wanted both our ceremony and reception at the same place. Fanshawe Pioneer Village not only fit our needs but had several options for indoor or outdoor ceremonies and receptions. Our guests were able to […]

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Venue: THEMUSEUM | Photo: Chasing Moments Photography

{Real wedding story} Classic modern romance

BRIDE & GROOM: Michelle O’Brien and Colin Nikel WEDDING DATE: October 27th, 2018 CEREMONY: Abraham Erb’s Grist Mill (waterloo.ca) Waterloo, ON RECEPTION: THEMUSEUM (♥) (themuseum.ca) Kitchener, ON “We chose this location because it is such a unique venue with so much to offer! We had an event there a year ago (TacoFest) and I just […]

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Venue: Best Wester Plus Lamplighter Inn | Photo: Making Memories Photography

{Reality Wedding Story} Making memories at Lamplighter Inn

BRIDE & GROOM: Melanie & Paul Morin WEDDING DATE: August 11th, 2018 LOCATION: Best Western Plus Lamplighter Inn (♥) (lamplighterinn.ca) London, ON “Choosing this venue came easy to us. During my mom’s battle with cancer, while receiving treatments at London Health Sciences Centre, we spent some of our time making memories together at the Lamplighter. […]

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Photo: Julie Nicole Photography | Venue: Concordia Club

{Real Wedding Story} Love at Concordia Club

BRIDE & GROOM: Stacey & Nathan McCann WEDDING DATE: October 27th, 2018 CEREMONY: St. James Lutheran Church (stjameslutheran.ca) Mannheim, ON RECEPTION: Concordia Club (♥) (concordiaclub.ca) Kitchener, ON “We chose Concordia because of the raw exposed beams, beautiful chandeliers and the overall rustic feel. Also their price point was amazing.” – S PHOTOGRAPHY: Julie Nicole Photography […]

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A few more of our favourite things at Wedsy.ca

All photos by Julie Nicole Photography (julienicolephotography.com) Featured in the Spring/Summer 2019 issue of The Wedding Ring Magazine MORE ABOUT WEDSY.CA | Wedsy is a fresh online wedding shop run by the girls at The Ring more details in their review in The Ring, here. To find out more, email Wedsy.ca directly using the form […]

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Venue: Grey Silo Golf Club | Photo: Sheila Braam Photography

{Real Wedding Story} Candlelit love story

BRIDE & GROOM: Leanne Deforest and Mike Knischewsky WEDDING DATE: September 29th, 2018 LOCATION: Grey Silo Golf Club (♥) (golfgreysilo.ca) Waterloo, ON “After visiting a few other venues, the warmth and hospitality offered by Kim and her staff were the deciding factors in booking Grey Silo. We were attracted to the post and beam construction […]

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{Real Wedding Story} Simply timeless barn wedding

BRIDE & GROOM: Erika & Regan Matlock WEDDING DATE: July 21st, 2018 LOCATION: The Slit Barn (freshlookdesign.ca/ the-slit-barn.html) Cambridge, ON “I am originally from Cambridge, and lived very close to the Slit Barn, driving by it daily when I was growing up. When Regan proposed to me, it really was the only place we wanted […]

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{Real Wedding Story} Naturally elegant love story

BRIDE & GROOM: Danielle Brubacher & Miroslav Simko WEDDING DATE: August 26th, 2017 LOCATION: Waterloo Regional Police Association and Recreation Centre (♥) (wrpa.org) Cambridge, ON “We loved that we could have the ceremony and reception at the same location. The beautiful grounds were perfect for guests to mingle, enjoy some appetizers, and play outdoor lawn […]

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Venue: Best Western Plus Stoneridge Inn | Photo: Wander & Lust Photography

{Real Wedding Story} Rustic chic at Stoneridge Inn

BRIDE & GROOM: Caitlin Raine & Bryan Jensen WEDDING DATE: September 8th, 2018 LOCATION: Best Western PLUS Stoneridge Inn & Conference Centre (♥) (stoneridgeinn.com), London, ON “We had heard great things about the Stoneridge Inn. The location was perfect for us with family coming from London and surrounding areas – it was a great meet […]

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A few of our favourite things at Wedsy.ca

                  All photos by Julie Nicole Photography (julienicolephotography.com) Featured in the Spring/Summer 2019 issue of The Wedding Ring Magazine MORE ABOUT WEDSY.CA | Wedsy is a fresh online wedding shop run by the girls at The Ring more details in their review in The Ring, here. To […]

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Venue: Hernder Estate Winery | Photo: JF Hannigan Photography

{Real Wedding Story} Wine estate love Story

BRIDE & GROOM: Carly & Joseph Koudys WEDDING DATE: August 5th, 2017 LOCATION: Hernder Estate Wines (hernder.com) St. Catharines, ON “Every aspect of Hernder was so stunning, it was not hard to fall in love at first sight. It was just breathtaking from the vineyards to the fountain and the stone work. Angel, the coordinator […]

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