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Unique Place Cards

One of the biggest wedding trends you will be seeing this season is unique place cards.

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Multi-dimensional Texture

2018 is a big year for multi-dimensional texture at weddings. This trend is growing in so many different aspects throughout the wedding industry, and at Simply Elegant, we are obsessed over the textures that our clients are incorporating into their events.

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Why You Should Wait to Get Married

I don’t mean wait until your 32 before you get married because of some heavily researched fact about brain development and maturity. I mean, yes, you are super excited about your wedding and getting married and just getting to it. However, you need time to plan.

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What (and When) to Eat on Your Wedding Day

Menu tastings are usually just for your reception dinner, appetizers during cocktail hour and maybe even dessert. The next step on your menu-train will likely be late night snacks. But don’t forget to back up that caboose and think about your whole day, especially the part before your ceremony.

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How Booking One Vendor Can Help You Book Them All

Are you looking for the short version of wedding planning? While you want your wedding to be unique, and infused with your personality, you don’t want to spend hours and weeks and months emailing strangers back and forth, reading millions of reviews and second-guessing every forward progress step you make.

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How to Keep People Engaged During Your Ceremony

It’s a big fear of couples: stand up to say your vows and you look out and your cousin is texting away on snap fizzle or double tapping on instapicture, or whatever. WTF dude? You seriously can’t take the time to focus on us committing our lives to one another?!

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How to Ask for Wedding Day Discounts

I get it. You want your wedding day dollars to stretch as far as humanly possible. But then you want them to stretch even farther. Much farther. The best way to do this is to elope, or invite fewer people, but if you’ve opted for the ask-for-a-discount route, then here are a few tips to follow when asking for wedding day discounts.

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30 Expert Wedding Planning Tips

Perhaps you are deciding to forgo a wedding planner and a day of coordinator. Not my first suggestion but I totally support you. I support you reading this blog post, taking notes, and then implementing these expert wedding planning tips so you can be the star of your well planned (and well-executed) day.

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9 Ways to Make Getting Ready for Your Wedding Fun

It’s the morning of your wedding, and you couldn’t be more excited. As evidenced by the lack of sleep you got but the fact that you still feel like one million dollars. I’m excited for you. Like big time, but I want to make sure that you and yours have a great morning, one filled with laughter, some champs, and plenty of time.

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6 Ways to Survive a Summer Full of Weddings

If you have friends who are in the same autopilot life stages as you are, then, for some socio-cultural reason, you all are getting married this year. And since summer has the best chances of not including rain, your summer plans are going to include a lot of nuptial celebrations.

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The Wedding Fair

Sunday, October 14th 2018
11am - 4pm
Minneapolis Convention Center

All vendors at The Wedding Fair™ are Twin Cities Wedding Association approved. Read More.

  • Men's Warehouse
  • Indulge & Bloom Group
  • Festivities
  • Effies Bridal Trunk
  • Arthur's Jewelers
  • David's Bridal
  • The Wedding Shoppe
  • Savvi Formalwear

The Wedding Fair

Sunday, October 14, 2018
11am - 4pm
Minneapolis Convention Center