Top 3 Types Wedding Veils

Everyone who wears a veil, headpiece, hat, comb, clip or scarf on her wedding day has oodles of different sizes, shapes, hems and fabrics to choose from when it comes to how to decorate our hair.  It’s well known now that traditionally brides were “hidden” from evil spirits under those long veils, and the bridesmaids [...]

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More Gorgeousness {Megan & Chris}

Some more shots of the gorgeous May wedding of Megan and Chris!  Thanks Craig John Photography!

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The Cake!

I am so asking Cakes by Erin Salerno to do this – a golden, glistening two-tiered cake covered in luster dust with a cute Hello Kitty holding up the Birthday Girl’s number!  I’m tempted to ask for vanilla cake, but Hannah has asked for chocolate with pink buttercream filling.  She’s got style, that’s for sure!

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Finished Hello Kitty Birthday Invitations

Well, everything’s been printed up – I used a local printer for the 10 invitations and it cost me about $8 total.  Then, after cutting them out and getting hot pink envelopes (I used A7 size for the roughly 5×7 cards) from Amazon, I put on some gold stamping glue to decorate the little middle [...]

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Erin & Christopher {September 2014}

A fresh taste on a Milwaukee classic, Erin and Christopher chose a great venue to host both their wedding ceremony and their reception.  The couple had a streamlined, elegant affair and spent the entire day toasted by their family and friends at this downtown landmark.  We remember their day fondly and wish them love forever! [...]

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Lauren & Derek {October 11 2014}

Young love.  Forever love.  These two childhood sweethearts truly were, in complete honesty, so sweet themselves.  They were so excited to get married and so in love – I was nearby when they walked down the aisle in complete euphoria, and as I ushered them into the private back room of church, Derek whooped out: [...]

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Annie & Chris: An Elegant Garden Affair

by Katie Carlson So, I know I’m appallingly late on this- between another baby, moving, job changes and just crazy life in general, my wedding posts have gone sadly by the wayside.  Well, no more- I am attempting to catch up now before my busy season really hits! It’s almost been a year since Annie [...]

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Videographer Costs – De-Mystified!

You cry.  You laugh.  You shake you head in embarrassment.  And you are so happy you went ahead and booked a videographer for your wedding day! Photography is divine, and is definitely one of those things that’s worth the extra splurge on excellent professionalism and a preserved album, but video is something even more – [...]

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Karen & Robert {June 21 2014}

Karen and Robert are a classic love story in the best of ways.  They’ve known each other for over 25 years, lived a few states apart, and built a friendship that finally blossomed into love.  This was a first wedding for both of them, which made every piece of planning that much sweeter and more [...]

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Heather & Josh {June 7 2014}

When you plan a wedding for a long time, you really get to know a couple.  It was about 25 months of planning for me and Heather and Josh, but it was worth it to culminate in a gorgeous, color splashed June wedding day!  I’d had the pleasure of coordinating Heather’s sister’s wedding back in [...]

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