weddings

wedding wednesday | update

i haven’t mentioned anything about the wedding side of life lately so i thought i would catch everyone up! this year is going very well! so far i have 19 brides booked (last year there was a total of 24 booked), 4 of those dates […]

wedding wednesday | say yes to the best expo | elkader, ia

the ‘say yes to the best’ wedding expo was held in elkader, ia on february 2nd and 3rd from 10-4 each day. last year was the first year they held the expo. this year i set up my two tables in JEM salon and spa. […]

wedding wednesday | northeast iowa bridal fair | henderson event center

this past weekend i set up a booth at the northeast iowa bridal fair at the henderson event center in independence, iowa. it was a great day for it and the booths had a great flow in there! this week i went with a boho […]

wedding wedneday | winneshiek wedding market

the winneshiek wedding market was held on january 24th this year in hotel winneshiek . it is such a beautiful place! i got an email a week before the market stating that there was going to be 51 vendors there! these included catering, photography, rentals, […]

wedding wednesday | bride tote bags

this year i am making ‘bride bags’ for any bride who puts a deposit down on their first visit to my show room. i looked online at many different sites for bags that i could customize. i finally decided on just buying a blank bag […]

wedding wednesday | organizing, organizing, organizing!

after having boxes upon boxes in our basement after buying an already established wedding rental business we had to start organizing! my parents had recently bought some shelving from a local store that was going out of business. after seeing theirs we went to this […]

wedding wednesday | buying a wedding rental business

on january 5th 2015 i got a message from my hairstylist’s mom…who owned ‘weddings and more rentals’ in small town iowa. she started out by saying her daughter (my stylist) was talking to my mom while she was getting her hair done one day. nick […]