Wednesday, October 19 2016

As the planner within the couple, Erica Shea knew a proposal was in her future when Dmitry Tomasevich really wanted to whisk her away for a July 4th weekend up north. Duluth was the destination, a place special to Erica thanks to a childhood of happy memories visiting her grandparents. Along the creek in Congdon Park where Erica and her sister once played, Dmitry asked the big question.

Tuesday, October 18 2016

The buzziest trend in wedding reception eats and drinks isn’t farm-to-table dinners or cake-pop towers; it’s artisanal coffee carts. Think locally sourced espresso drinks, pourovers and cold brew to keep your guests caffeinated and on the dance floor all night long.

“It’s a new take on cocktail hour,” says Alta Keller, owner of Coffee Cart MPLS. “If the bride and groom are coffee lovers, it’s a fun, unique way to showcase their personality and things they love on their big day.”

Monday, October 17 2016

As New York Bridal Fashion Week comes to a close, we wanted to give you an exclusive peek at our five favorite trends for Spring 2017. NYBFW dazzled critics and celebrities as designers presented dangerously-low necklines, the daintiest flower details and tremendous bows. As was expected, models graced the runway in off-the-shoulder gowns, a style already popping up everywhere. Take a look at some of our personal favorites below!  

Friday, October 14 2016

We are constantly scrolling through our Instagram feed to keep up with the goings-on in the bridal community around town (and around the world!). This week we are including some new names, old favorites and as usual, lots of local talent!

Be sure to follow us @minnesotabride for more wedding inspiration, and don't forget to check out these talented folks as well.

Thursday, October 13 2016

This article was originally posted on AvvoStories

Over 12 years ago, Nicole and her husband went into their marriage with a prenuptial agreement—and haven’t discussed it since. “It doesn’t affect our financial decisions now,” she says. However, “being open and honest about finances before getting married and all through our marriage has been really important. We are both very involved in all financial decisions.”