Take a sneak peak inside our brand NEW! Spring/Summer 2019 Issue of Central Minnesota Brides, magazine + web + social. We want to connect you with the best of Central Minnesota’s local professionals that helped bring this brand new issue to life. Get to know the teams behind the incredible inspiration captured for the new issue and our new lineup of real weddings so chic you won’t want to miss. Connect with our brides and grooms and let Central Minnesota Brides help you plan the wedding of your dreams with the the #dreamteams our brides trust.
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Isabella + Michael selected The NP Event Space as their venue site. A special meaningful coincidence about that particular venue is it happened to be the Northern Pacific rail yard at one time, and Bella’s great-grandfather worked for the Northern Pacific his entire life. This wedding oozes of romantic perfection in every way. See more in the mag.
Published for the first time in our Spring/Summer Issue of Central Minnesota Brides is our new Shades of Color editorial. Trending for the 2019 wedding year is this seasons shades of dark green. Identifiable by many different names across the industry such as Weekend Blue, Forest Green, Night Watch, and even Quetzal Green. We can’t stop crushing over this fabulous color. Watch three amazing teams of local pros come together to inspire you with different ways to use this beautiful shade of green.
Vibrant Ruby // Shades of Color Gown | Finley Florence Bridal // Desserts | Cold Spring Bakery // Decor + Rental | Rustic Elegance // Floral + Decor | Freeport Floral Design // Hair + Makeup | Mantra Salon & Spa // Photography | Tessa June Photography // Stationery | Ramsey Printing & Design
Lindsay and Greg desired an outdoor wedding with friends and family enjoying all Minnesota has to offer. Greg’s family owned and operated a resort on Lake Irene near Alexandria, MN, which Lindsay and Greg spent time while dating. With some site preparation and maintenance of the property, the former resort provided the perfect backdrop for their ceremony and reception. Read more in the mag!
Lindsay + Greg Real Wedding Ceremony + Reception Location | Lake Irene, MN // Photography | Taylor Hendrickson Photography
Nestled into the rolling countryside of Alexandria, Minnesota and the surrounding area is the beautiful new Crooked Willow Wedding & Event Center. Coalesce Wedding & Events brought this a-list team of professionals onsite the Crooked Willow this past October to create some fresh new inspiration that meshes Vintage elements of old enduring characters with the farmstead surroundings of this incredible venue. See more in the mag from this incredible team.
Vintage Farm Designer Collection Gown | Finley Florence Bridal // Cake | Coborn’s // Decor + Rental | Creations, An Event Studio // Florist | Creations, An Event Studio | Hair + Make-up | Captivating Beauty // Model | Julie Hatlestad // Photography | Lisa Sherwood Photography // Staionery | Epitome Papers // Venue | Crooked Willow // Design + Planning | Coalesce Weddings & Events
Brittany and Brett met through Brittany’s roommate in college in Alexandria, Minnesota. After several years of dating long distance Brittany finally moved to Morris to be closer to Brett. After Brett had recently signed the papers for a new home, Brittany and Brett eagerly went to take pictures by the newly mounted “SOLD” sign in the yard. To Brittany’s surprise, instead of the sign readying SOLD, the sign read “Will you Marry Me?”. Read more on Brittany and Brett’s engagement along with three other engaged couples in the new issue.
It’s back! Our Simply Bare editorial was filled with so much fashion inspiration and trending features that it’s back in print in our new Spring/Summer 2019 Issue. A styled shoot that brings focus to local bridal trends as well as the natural beauty of a bride on her wedding day. Simply Bare is an impressive collection of extraordinary bridal trends brought to you by Central Minnesota’s talented wedding professionals Get inspired! Get the mag! More inside the pages of this fabulous editorial in the NEW! Issue.
Simply Bare Fashion Editorial Hair & Makeup | Captivating Beauty // Jewelry | J.F. Kruse Jewelers // Photography | Tim Larsen Photography // Venue | Storehouse 1531 // Videography | Olsen Media // Gowns (Top) Wedding Tuxedo Connection | (Middle) Finley Florence Bridal | (Bottom) The Special Event Boutique | Designer Weddings | Celebrations Bridal & Formal Wear | Carrie Johnson Bridal
That’s not all! Our NEW! Spring/Summer 2019 Issue is bursting with even more real weddings, editorial inspiration, trending tips, premier venue locations, engagements, honeymoons, and the best of the best of our local wedding professionals. Get your copy! Get Inspired. Follow us as we continue to unveil more from this fabulous 15th Issue Anniversary of Central Minnesota Brides, magazine + web + social.