Minnesota Bride's Best of 2016 - The Winners

A wedding is as unique as every bride and groom—a reflection of their own story. However a couple chooses to celebrate their love, Minnesota’s top wedding vendors can bring that vision to life. What follows is selection of leading local wedding professionals as voted on by thousands of our readers, in Minnesota Bride’s Best of 2016.

Best Bridal Gowns on a Budget (Under $2,000)

The Wedding Shoppe

 

Best Luxury Bridal Gowns (Over $2,000)

Posh Bridal Couture

 

Best Bridesmaid Dresses

Flutter Bridal Boutique

 

Best Custom Dressmaker

Joynoelle

 

Best Accessories

Che Bella

 

Best Mother of the Bride Apparel

dugo

 

Best Alterations

Amazing Alterations

 

Best Hair & Makeup

Brett Dorrian Artistry Studios

 

Best Spa for the Bridal Party

Ivy Spa Club

 

Best Formalwear

Savvi Formalwear

 

Best Jeweler

Continental Diamond

 

Best Rehearsal Dinner Venue

Buca di Beppo

 

Best Outdoor Reception Venue

Grand View Lodge

 

Best Indoor Reception Venue

Aria

 

Best Ceremony Venue

A'BULAE

 

Best Officiant

Minnesota Officiants

 

Best Wedding Planner

Lasting Impressions Weddings

 

Best Rental & Décor

Linen Effects

 

Best Florist

Munster Rose

 

Best Cake/Dessert

Buttercream

 

Best Invitations

Paper Rock Scissor

 

Best Calligraphy

Rosann Konieczny Calligrapher

 

Best Photographer

Graddy Photography

 

Best Videographer

Landon Oldenburger Videography

 

Best Photo Booth

The Traveling Photo Booth

 

Best Caterer for Large Wedding

D'Amico Catering

 

Best Caterer for a Small Wedding

Chowgirls Killer Catering

 

Best Band

Synergy

 

Best DJ

Instant Request

 

Best Ceremony Music

Sharon Planer, Pianist for Parties

 

Best Dance Instruction

Adagio Djay Entertainment

 

Best Transportation

Renee’s Royal Valet – Limos, Coaches & Trolleys

 

Best Favors

Mademoiselle Miel

 

Best Registry

Target

 

Best Wedding-Night Hotel

The Saint Paul Hotel

 

Best Hotel For Guests

Loews Minneapolis Hotel

 

Best Honeymoon in MN

Grand View Lodge

 

Best Travel Agency

AAA

 

TOP OF THE TIARA

Graddy Photography

 

EDITOR’S PICKS:

 Best Wedding Gift Idea

 Cait Courneya Custom Illustrations

 

Best New Venue

 Loring Social

 

Best New Dessert

 Cotton & Whim