Photo: Captured Soul Photography | Venue: Hessenland Country Inn, Ontario's West Coast

{design palette} Destination Ontario West Coast at Hessenland Country Inn

Hessenland Country Inn | Jennifer & Nigel planned a destination wedding on Ontario’s West Coast, handling every detail by email from their home in New Zealand! The result was the perfect day, shared with family and friends. BRIDE & GROOM: Jennifer & Nigel Sampson CEREMONY & RECEPTION LOCATIONS: Hessenland Country Inn (hessenland.com) DESIGN PALETTE: Colours […]

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Photo: HRM Photography | Venue: Elsie Perrin Williams Estate London

{fashion & design palette} Downton Abbey inspired Vintage Crush

Our huge crush on the British smash hit T.V. series, Downton Abbey had us falling in love with this gorgeous, fashion-filled, design-savvy wedding palette. It’s all about the beauty and history of London’s ELSIE PERRIN WILLIAMS ESTATE and our love for vintage wedding details… VENUE: Elsie Perrin Williams Estate (elsieperrinwilliamsestate.ca) PHOTOGRAPHY: HRM Photography (hrmphotography.com) COORDINATION: Blissful Weddings (blissfulweddings.ca) FLORAL DESIGN: […]

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{design palette} Romantic Blush | Cutten Fields, The Creative Bride

From the Fall/Winter 2015 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine It doesn’t get more gorgeous than this soft, romantic, blush design palette created by The Creative Bride (thecreativebride.ca) (review) for a wedding at Cutten Fields (cuttenfields.com) (review) in Guelph. Chivari chairs in gold with soft blush pink sashes, table top pieces in silver, flower […]

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{favourite things} Décor Rentals

From the Fall/Winter 2015 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine 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 […]

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One Sweet Day, Conestoga Golf & Conference Centre | Photo: Gary's Lens Photography

{reality wedding} One Sweet Day | Emily & Colton

From the Fall/Winter 2015 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine We had the most perfect day. It was perfect from the weather, right down to the last dance. It was a day that captured who we are as a couple and we were able to share that love with our dearest friends and family. […]

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Once Upon a Rose, Best Western Stoneridge | Robin Rae

{reality wedding} Once Upon a Rose | Mandy & Brian

From the Fall/Winter 2015 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine “I remember, surprisingly, how nervous I became right before the ceremony. I was gripping Brian’s hand so hard that he commented to me afterwards that it hurt. But standing with my husband, my nerves quickly subsided.” BRIDE & GROOM: Mandy & Brian McDonagh WEDDING […]

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Wedding Worthy Venues & Ontario Reception Halls – Fall/Winter 2015 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 SouthWestern Ontario. Browse the profiles for the basics such as capacity, wedding ceremony and reception space options, bar and menu choices and […]

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{expert tip} What to Look For in a Limousine Service

An expert tip from Brentwood Livery (brentwoodlivery.ca)(review) as published in the Fall/Winter 2015 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine Brentwood Livery is a family run business that has been in operation since 1990. It is one of the largest limousine companies found here in K-W and (unlike many large companies) is equally as personable. Brent, […]

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{expert tip} Why Engagement Sessions are Important

The fifteen or so photographers that make up the large Latte Productions team capture about 175 weddings combined each year. It’s a number that very few wedding photography studios in Ontario reach. And one thing that this many weddings have taught Latte owner, Justin, and his team, is that engagement shoots are critical. Here’s why… […]

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Orchids in Bloom, Village Vines | Photo: Jennifer Goulden

{design palette} Orchids in Bloom | Village Vines Florists

From the Fall/Winter 2015 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine This gorgeous rustic design palette was created by the talented designers at Village Vines Florists (villagevinesflorists.com) in Exeter, Ontario for The Ring’s Wedding Expo in London, Winter 2015. Vintage blue glass bottles, gold charger plates and tall brushed gold vintage style vases, white roses […]

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Rustic Vintage | Now & Always

{design palette} Rustic Vintage | Now and Always

From the Fall/Winter 2015 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine In this design palette, we feature incredible rustic, vintage décor tablescapes created by Cindy of Now And Always Wedding and Special Event Décor. These palettes are designed within an authentic barn that she transformed into a drop dead gorgeous reception space. The rustic part […]

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{expert tip & design palette} Extreme Makeover: Venue Edition

Paris Fairgrounds | Before & After From the Fall/Winter 2015 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine PARIS FAIRGROUNDS | SPECIAL EVENTS BUILDING & EXHIBITION HALL Location can be everything, when it comes to planning your dream wedding, but in many cases, it’s easier to find a wedding venue location (banquet hall, ballroom, hall, legion, […]

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{design palette} The Secret Garden | Elm Hurst Inn

From the Fall/Winter 2015 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine A Design Palette with Elm Hurst Inn, Dudek Photography and Lindsay & Everett McCallum, June 27th, 2015 Our favourite parts of this wedding are the spectacular setting, floral design and décor to die for, stunningly gorgeous photography, and, most of all, this fun-loving couple who […]

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{design palette} Sweet Décor | The Cake Engineer

From the Fall/Winter 2015 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine Through her creative wedding cakes and cupcakes, Mary Faustino, owner of The Cake Engineer (www.thecakeengineer), plays a big role in the design and them of many wedding receptions each year. She says that multiple factors determine whether the cake will help the reception pop […]

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Butterfly Beautiful | Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory

{design palette} Butterfly Beautiful | Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory – Pretty in Pink

From the Fall/Winter 2015 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine This pretty in pink design palette is all about the beauty beholden to weddings held at the The Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory. Nowhere else can you find a tropical destination wedding location, complete with waterfall, all within a few minutes of Kitchener-Waterloo, Cambridge and Guelph. […]

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