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Features

Playful dresses with delicate details and lighter-than-air fabrics dance in the light of the sun.
Structured silhouettes, luxe textures and ladylike accessories share the limelight on new gowns that radiate refinement.
Look to Minnesota’s backyard, dotted with 10,000 lakes, to enliven your wedding décor.
Gather inspiration from the Greatest Show on Earth and host a colorful celebration that radiates whimsy.
Incorporate extravagant amounts of pearls and crystals in your decor to create a lavish event that would make Gatsby himself proud.
Harness the beauty of nature with summer wedding-ready bouquets and arrangements that take their inspiration from our Minnesota landscape.
One true-blue Minnesotan couple crafts a stylish wedding with a regional twist.
Dramatic and sophisticated, Twin Cities’ theaters offer a world of options for couples who want to wed in the spotlight.
Much more than a little city on the St. Croix, Stillwater boasts gorgeous scenery and beautiful venues for a perfect wedding getaway that’s not so far away.
Whether your wedding is an intimate affair or a gala-style fête, chances are you will be entertaining out-of-town guests. Show them some Minnesota hospitality by hosting a weekend to remember.

Departments

Invitations
California-cool stationer MaeMae Paperie shakes up the Minnesota design scene with imaginative stationery and invitations.
Rings
A local woodworking artist’s keepsake box begs brides and grooms to put a ring in it.
Wedding Planners
Park Place Planning & Events has brides covered every step of the way.
Gowns
The couture collections of two top Minnesota designers land in Metro bridal salons.
Beauty
Blowdry bars are a hot destination for brides and bridal parties in the Metro.
Reception Sites
The MIA opens its doors to brides and grooms.
Entertainment
New video screen technology by a local event company has wedding guests getting artsy.
Inspiration
New online social tool the Bridal Style has brides sharing ideas and planning with ease.
Invitations
Invitations with playful details add personality to your big day.
Cakes
From many-tiered showstoppers to delicate table cakes, these elegantly textured, candy-colored confections by some of Minnesota’s top bakers might just be too pretty to eat.
Planning
Keep your guests entertained all day long with lively games and amusements.
Grooms
Groom’s fashion doesn’t stop at the suit. Whether he’s the classic or contemporary type, these wedding-day essentials will add a big dose of personality to his “I do” duds.
Bachelorette
From a night on the town to a relaxing day at the spa, grab your girls and send off your last single days in style.
Decor
As reflections of the bride and groom’s distinct personalities and passions, theme weddings translate into uniquely memorable events.
Bon Voyage
These newlyweds kissed singledom behind.
Newlyweds
July 21, 2012 at Shepherd’s Hill Farm in Montgomery
Newlyweds
January 28, 2012 at McNamara Alumni Center in Minneapolis
Newlyweds
May 19, 2012 at Harriet Island Pavilion in St. Paul
Newlyweds
June 2, 2012 with a ceremony at Delano United Methodist Church and reception at Voyageur Environmental Center in Mound
Newlyweds
June 22, 2012 at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis
Newlyweds
May 26, 2012 with a cermony at Grace Trinity Church and reception at Uppercut Gym, both in Minneapolis
Newlyweds
June 23, 2012 at Mill City Museum in Minneapolis
Newlyweds
May 20, 2012 at Nicollet Island Pavilion in Minneapolis
Newlyweds
June 1, 2012 at University Club in St. Paul
Newlyweds
June 29, 2012 at Glensheen Mansion in Duluth
Newlyweds
June 1, 2012 at Mayowood Stone Barn in Rochester
Newlyweds
June 23, 2012 at Town & Country Club in St. Paul
Newlyweds
June 16, 2012 with a ceremony on Al and Alma’s Charter Cruises on Lake Minnetonka and reception at Lafayette Country Club, Minnetonka Beach
Newlyweds
July 14, 2012 at The American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis
On Our Covers: 

The Spring/Summer 2013 issue of Minnesota Bride has three stunning covers. Inside each you'll find the information you need to plan the wedding of your dreams.

Minnesota Bride Spring/Summer 2013

JANUARY-FEBRUARY COVER
  • COSMOBELLA GOWN - MACY'S BRIDAL SALON BY DEMETRIOS
  • CAROLEE EARRINGS - THE WEDDING SHOPPE
  • MARCH-APRIL COVER
  • VICTOR HARPER GOWN - BRIDAL ACCENTS COUTURE
  • MAY-JUNE COVER
  • REEM ACRA GOWN - MESTADS
  • NECKLACE AND RING - THE VINTAGE STUDIO
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