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Planning during the pandemic: Wedding insurance

It's hard to find an industry that COVID-19 hasn't affected, but for couples planning their big days amidst this pandemic, there are a unique set of circumstances to consider. Today we want to chat about wedding insurance, what it is and whether you'll likely be covered if your wedding is affected.

Styled Shoot: An Intimate Elopement on the Shores of Lake Michigan

With summer in full swing, our team was dreaming up a fun shoot to show off how beautiful our little corner of the state is. We all just love the shores of Lake Michigan and think it would be such a fun place for an elopement or small wedding celebration.

New Invite Options from Social Graces Paperie + Bella Figura

One of our passions in the wedding planning process is paper products! We love everything about a classic printed invite, sent in the mail, giving your guests their first peek at your wedding day vib...

Real Wedding: Libby and Trent’s New Years Eve Wedding at the Osthoff Resort

Libby and Trent had a sparkling New Year's Eve wedding amidst a blanket of snow on New Years Eve. The Osthoff Resort provided the perfect backdrop for their beautiful day. We absolutely loved designi...

Wedding Planners vs. Venue Coordinators: Our Roles on Your Big Day

One of the most commonly asked questions we receive in our inbox from newly engaged brides is about the difference between venue coordinators and wedding planners. It's easy to see why there's so muc...

Turning your big wedding into an intimate affair (where to start)

So, your big 2020 wedding is looking a little bit different now, but you still want to get married on your original date. If postponing doesn't sound like the perfect solution for you and your fiance, and you're considering turning your large wedding into a smaller celebration, here's what you need to do

Attending a wedding show? Here’s how to prepare

The Brides & Bubbly wedding show is on the horizon, so we wanted to pass on a few tips today for attending your next wedding show (whether virtually or in person). Check out the vendor list i...

Join us: Brides & Bubbly Wedding Show – June 14 at LedgeCrest Reserve

Photos: Jessica Bedore Photography We're thrilled to be a part of another Brides & Bubbly wedding show, this time taking place on June 14, 2020, from 2 to 8 p.m. at LedgeCrest Reserve. If you'...