Have Heart Photography

{Reality Wedding Story} A Wine Coloured Love Story

BRIDE & GROOM: Amy Dresser + Adam Aasen WEDDING DATE: October 15th, 2016 LOCATION: Highland Country Club (highlandcountryclub.com), London PHOTOGRAPHY: Have Heart Photography (♥) (haveheartphotography.ca), London “Jason and Ashley of Have Heart Photography are warm and outgoing people [who] love what they do! Being in front of the camera was not something Adam and I […]

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Photo: Alicia Riley Photography

{Reality Wedding Story} A Cottage Country Love Story

Kiley + Jonas Whytock | July 23rd, 2016 | Cranbrook At first, Kiley and Jonas had wanted a backyard wedding, but Kiley says “…once we started our guest list, we realized it wasn’t possible. We found Cabin Pondview (owned by Dave and Karen Smith) in Cranbrook. As soon as we pulled up to it, we knew it […]

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Venue: Elsie Perrin Williams Estate | Photo: Jess Collins Photography

{Reality Wedding Story} Glamourous Estate Love Story

Stephanie Kelly + Dylan Chesney | May 27th, 2017 Elsie Perrin Williams Estate, London (♥) (elsieperrinwilliamsestate.ca) Photography Jess Collins Photography (jesscollinsphotos.com)   “Our theme was a ‘rustic meets elegant/ glamour’.  We had lots of gold, sparkle, ivory, champagne colours that easily complimented the wood decor in the Estate along with some rustic decorations.” GUESTS: 35 BUDGET: $12,000 PHOTOGRAPHY: […]

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Venue: Stratford Country Club | Photo: Sheila Braam Photography

{Design Palette} Bling, Blue & Blush

Many couples are drawn to the softening beauty of blush palettes for their wedding designs. Blush and pastel colours are stunning on their own, but when mixed with dramatic navy blues, they create an even greater visual impact. The design becomes more textured and complete. In this palette, Devine Wedding Design uses luxe, modern, white […]

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Decor: Devine Wedding Design

{Expert Tip} The Power of Ceiling Treatments

An Expert Tip by Devine Wedding Design (♥) (devineweddingdesign.ca) Any venue you chose for your wedding can be transformed using ceiling treatments giving the space shape and definition. Devine Wedding Design (♥) (devineweddingdesign.ca) creates dream spaces for their clients utilizing a variety of ceiling details – from draping, lighting, and chandeliers to garlands, suspended centrepieces […]

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Photo: Julie Nicole Photography | Venue: Langdon Hall

{Design Palette} English Tea Party at Langdon Hall

This expert wedding team spared no expense putting together the theme and overall look of this gorgeous design palette when choosing Langdon Hall (langdonhall.ca) for their location. Julie Nicole Photography (julienicolephotography.com) describes Langdon Hall as a true dream venue with gorgeous light pouring in from large floor to ceiling windows. The luxurious English tea party […]

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Venue: Highgate View | Photo: Anne Edgar Photography

{Design Palette} Love & Luxe at Highgate

“Highgate has that country in the city feeling that will create an amazing experience for you and up to 300 guests.”  – Leslee Urquhart of A Perfect Day Weddings VENUE: Highgate View by A Perfect Day Weddings (aperfectday.ca/highgate-view) COORDINATION: A Perfect Day Weddings (aperfectday.ca) & Danielle G Events (daniellegevents.com) PHOTOGRAPHY: Anne & Carla at Anne […]

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BEFORE: Fanshawe's Trillium Gallery - A Blank Canvas

A Vintage Venue: Before & After with Fanshawe Pioneer Village

The Trillium Community Gallery event space at Fanshawe Pioneer Village (fanshawepioneervillage.ca) delivers the charm of the Fanshawe Heritage Village, but with modern convenience. It offers a blank canvas and a beautiful reception space for up to 150 guests. The open concept design, window-lined walls and view of Fanshawe Lake are just a few of the gallery’s many […]

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Venue: Walper Hotel | Photo: Jessica Imrie Photography

{Design Palette} Modern Vintage Sophistication

A DESIGN PALETTE styled by a team of talented Southwestern Ontario wedding experts, photographed by Jessica Imrie Photography (jessicaimriephotography.com) and placed at the iconic, historic, newly renovated venue, The Walper Hotel (walper.com) in Kitchener, Ontario. This shoot was inspired by the recently renovated venue, The Walper Hotel (walper.com) which has been a Kitchener landmark since […]

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Venue: Concordia Club | Photo: Zsuzsi Pal Photography

{Venue Spotlight} From Fest Hall to fabulous – Concordia Club

Everyone within 50+ miles of Kitchener-Waterloo knows that the Concordia Club (♥) (concordiaclub.ca) throws one of the biggest and most famous Oktoberfest parties every Fall. But what you may not know is that they also host some of the most elegant wedding receptions in the area, from small and intimate, to large and lavish! When […]

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Latte Productions

{Expert Tip} Mastering the wedding photography timeline

A PHOTOGRAPHY Q&A WITH JUSTIN & JENNIFER REID, OF LATTE PRODUCTIONS, KITCHENER Latte Productions Wedding Photography (♥) (latteproductions.ca) has performed in excess of 1000 weddings in just the past 7 years alone. Boasting a flexible 12-hour, 2-Photographer package for all couples, one would wonder why this studio makes such an effort to go above and […]

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Heather Dietz Photograph

{Reality Wedding Story} Une Histoire D’amour Romantique

From Paris’s Parc Monceau & Lapérouse Restaurant to Stratford’s Revival House, Ontario Wedding Coordinator ties the knot with the love of her life in the wedding of their dreams. Featured in the Fall/Winter 2017 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine The details… BRIDE & GROOM: Alysha Ford + Tyler Devocht WEDDING DATE: April 26th, […]

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Photo: HRM Photography

Q&A: Traditional Parent Dances

An Expert Tip with Rob Aitken, Owner & DJ, Music Central Entertainment. This London, Ontario-based Music Central Entertainment (♥) (musiccentral.ca) answers some of the most common questions that couples have about the traditional parent dances. Photo, above: hrmphotography.com DO I HAVE TO HAVE A FATHER/DAUGHTERMOTHER/SON DANCE? Always remember that it’s your wedding and you should do […]

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Fresh Look Design | Photo: Julie Nicole Photography

A few of our favourite things @ Fresh Look Design | Bohemian Palette

FLORAL & DECOR, this page: Fresh Look Design (freshlookdesign.ca) IG: @fld_events Brides adore Fresh Look Design (freshlookdesign.ca) for their breathtaking décor, above and beyond mantra and infectious personalities. Featured in the Fall/Winter 2017 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine BOHEMIAN PALETTE This modern bohemian inspired theme will take your event from a simple vintage to an […]

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Bridal Gowns 101: Favourite Styles on High & Low Budgets

An Expert Tip with Sew Stylish Wedding Works STYLING BRIDAL GOWNS @ LOW VS HIGH BUDGETS with Sew Stylish Wedding Works (♥) (sewstylishweddingworks.com) in Ingersoll Featured in the Fall/Winter 2017 issue of The Wedding Ring ONTARIO Magazine Strapless STYLE NOTES: Turn heads in a strapless ball gown. These strapless beauties feature subtle sweetheart necklines. Ruching […]

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Allure Photography

{Reality Wedding Story} Gatsby, Glitter & Glass

Courtney Thack and Dean Thorpe’s theme for their wedding theme was ‘Glitter and ‘Glass’. Courtney explains, “It was a play on Great Gatsby without being so specific. The inspiration came because I wanted to have an elegant affair, something like a glamorous cocktail party where people could feel regal.” The couple tied the knot in […]

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THEMUSEUM

{Venue Spotlight} If these walls could talk…

THEMUSEUM (♥)(themuseum.ca) wasn’t always a museum. At least, the physical building didn’t always hold world-class exhibitions and act as a venue for weddings… In fact, the building was originally built in 1925 to house Goudies Department Store. After Goudies closed, the building lay empty for roughly 12 years. In 1995 a plan was put forward […]

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{Tips} High & Low Budget Tablescapes with Fresh Look Design Inc.

Fresh Look Design Inc. (freshlookdesign.ca) creates the look for some of Southwestern Ontario’s most fabulous weddings and events, detailing the design from floor to ceiling. And when it comes to design, tablescapes often pull the entire look together. The FLD team shows examples here of tablescapes on any budget. Higher Budget Treat your guests to […]

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Venue: Hessenland | Photo: A Simple Photograph

{Reality Wedding Story} A west coast love story at Hessenland

“When we walked through Hessenland and onto the grounds, it took my breath away. Instantly, Brad decided that the ceremony would be under the willow tree. The venue is 20 minutes from our family cottage. I had originally imagined that we would have a big backyard BBQ style cottage wedding. Hessenland was maybe the 10th […]

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