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post fair recap and {weekly wedding roundup}

Thank you to everyone who joined us for Saturday’s Independent Wedding Fair at the Campus Club. The wedding bootcamp schedule was packed with information and lots of creativity, and we will be sharing more of what we covered in the coming weeks! In the meantime, here is your weekly wedding roundup of all thing Twin Cities and wedding.

What our members are up to:
Amy Armato shares some of her secrets to branding your wedding (in case you missed the mini-session she led!) Becca Dilley shares some favorite wedding ideas from the past year. See the amazing work of Paperista, Just Bloomed, Posh, JWP, Cocoa& Fig and Red Ribbon studios in a super fun candy themed wedding photoshoot in Minnesota Bride.

Local happenings:
Canary & Grey shows of a post-wedding session with bocce ball and snow. Style Me Pretty features a lovely Minneapolis wedding. Winter engagement inspiration from Rachel Gray, and Erica Loeks shows off engagement photos in the snow.

Other happenings:
It happened – Nordica photography is offering your wedding album on an iPad. ISPWP breaks down the experience and equipment differences so you can see why hiring a friend to shoot your wedding might get the results you want.

Photo credit: Sarah McGee Photography


Pre-holiday wedding tips and {wedding roundup}

What our members are up to:
Feeling cold? Check out this elegant MN History Center wedding from Red Ribbon Studios, Jennifer Whalen’s summer engagement session, or these summer flowers from Just Bloomed – they are just what you need to chase off the winter blues.

Ashley Fox features a red paris rose wedding bouquet for this stunning winter wedding. Seeing more red with this Como Park wedding by Minneapolis wedding photographer Becca Dilley. Studio Laguna explains what romantic wedding photography or edgy wedding photography might look like. Amy Armato goes through the composition of a letterpress card and with the Independent Wedding Fair preview invitation. Brett Dorrian posts about the amazing other wedding professionals at the Semple Mansion – check out their lovely photograph and Elizabeth Anne has great wedding linen suggestions.

Local Happenings:

Erica Loeks offers a SLR class in January – perfect for those getting a camera upgrade for the holidays. Eat Drink Pretty shows off a holiday party tablescape that would lend itself well to weddings.

Other Happenings:
Offbeat bride has alternatives to a tuxedo for grooms, Philadelphia is the next city to embrace a local curated wedding fair alternative – the Love Sick Expo . Elizabeth Anne Designs offers classy holiday tablescapes. Inspired by this has chosen a collection of photos to showcase elegant baby’s breath bouquets -yes, elegant + baby’s breath together!  I am Staggered has top wedding acronyms that everyone should know and Martha Stewart weddings has inspiration for holiday-themed engagement photos.