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9 Ways to Make Getting Ready for Your Wedding Fun

A morning filled with yawns and sleepy eyes would normally be acceptable, but not on the day of your wedding.

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6 Ways to Survive a Summer Full of Weddings

I think it’s vital to remember that even though this is your third wedding in one month, it is still your friend’s special day. A day they want to be perfect, filled with love and laughter and...

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6 Ways You Can Use Your Wedding Colors

Wedding design includes color palettes, and not just the one for your bridal makeup or bouquet. Are you incorporating your wedding colors enough?

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Why Your Wedding Guests Should Come First

Fast forward to a week after your wedding. After you are married and after your gifts and cards have been opened. After thank you cards have been mailed and your wedding clothes have been to the cleaners. Before you get your wedding album and your teaser video back, you’ll be relying on friends and family to relive your wedding. What they post on social media, what you talk about at your next game night, and on all of your phone calls.

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The Top 10 Worst Wedding Planning Tips

A buffet is a cheap way to feed your guests.
No. A buffet is not a cheap way to feed your guests. Food costs money, people to serve the food costs money, things to serve the food on cost money. Some caterers have a buffet option which is more cost-effective than their plated meal option. But for some catering companies, their plated meal option is more cost-effective. Weigh your options wisely.

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17 Wedding Planning Tips You Can't Get Married Without

Don’t (price) shop until you drop.
Instead of inquiring with hoards of vendors, preening through their return emails for the smallest dollar sign, pick three vendors that you like the most and compare what they have to offer. You have a lot of things to figure out and to book for your wedding so using up all your energy on one vendor category at the beginning would be unwise.

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11 Things You Need to Know if You're Planning Your Wedding without a Wedding Planner

Planning a wedding is no small feat. It’s like hosting a dinner party for 200 friends, one with grand entertainment, stellar music and plenty of libations. If you aren’t in the event management sector, it can seem fairly straightforward, at first. As soon as you delve further in, however, you start to realize that there are a LOT of details.

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How to Pick a Wedding Date

Congratulations! You’re engaged! Now bring on the bombardment of preliminary questions. Like, ‘Have you set a date yet?’

 

A cold sweat drapes your body as you feel inadequate, panicked, and already ages behind where you think you should be for this wedding stuff.

 

Stop it right there.

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How to Have a Wedding for Free

Weddings are expensive and there’s no way around it. If you want guests at your wedding, you want to wear a dress and you want a bridal party there, then, it’s going to cost money. If you want to feed your guests, make your wedding legal with a marriage license, and have flowers, then, it’s going to cost money.

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Don't Do This and One Other Big Mistake Brides Make

It’s literally the number one advice that like all well-seasoned wedding vendors will give you. Why? Because we see it all the time. We see you get wrapped up in the table runners and the matching groomsmen socks, the signature cocktail garnishes, and the mason jar mugs. And while all of those things are great and are going to enhance your wedding day, the one thing you cannot do without is the “why” of your wedding. You are getting married because [FILL IN BLANK].

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The Wedding Fair

Sunday, October 14th 25, 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, March 25, 2018
11am - 4pm
Minneapolis Convention Center