We think one of the most fun parts of wedding planning is looking for inspiration. From Pinterest to Instagram to wedding magazines to online blogs, we know there’s a lot of ideas out there. That’s why we put together a list of our top 10 favorite Midwest wedding blogs. We know our Twin Cities couples will fall in love with these popular blogs full of new trends with some local flair!
Not only does TheKnot Minnesota provide wedding trend articles and feature real weddings, but they also offer excellent wedding planning tools. Couples can search for local vendors, create a wedding website, organize wedding registries, manage the budget, design a seating chart, and so much more! For couples who love to have everything in one place, this website will inspire you and also feel like a virtual wedding planner!
Like TheKnot, WeddingWire is also an inspiration blog as well as a planning guide. They offer many of the same features, including the numerous planning tools. Many couples choose TheKnot or WeddingWire as they begin wedding planning so they can find top wedding inspiration in their state as well as get a little help staying organized. Either site is a great option!
Minnesota Bride Magazine is an amazing resource for those getting married in Minnesota. They have a print magazine that comes out every quarter full of wedding inspiration for the season, as well as suggestions for local vendors. They also have online blogs that feature real weddings, styled shoots, and articles that focus on the latest local trends. A popular feature of theirs is the local vendor guide, full of suggestions for any wedding style. One unique aspect of
Like Minnesota Bride, Wisconsin Bride
Twin Cities brides love Central Minnesota Brides, both the magazine and online blog. Like Minnesota Bride, they offer a lot of inspiration that includes real weddings, styled shoots, and an ongoing blog. They also have an exclusive vendor guide. While many magazines only accept photo submissions from the photographers, a fun aspect about Central Minnesota Bridges is that they encourage readers to submit their own engagement and wedding photos for a chance to be featured in the magazine.
For those getting married in any of the southern parts of Minnesota, Southern Minnesota Bride will become your best friend. This magazine and online blog showcases real engagements and real weddings, as well as local vendors. Their website also offers wedding planning tools such as a planning checklist, budget worksheets, pros and cons lists to help you choose the right venue, details lists so you won’t forget anything, wedding day timelines, and more!
Twin Cities brides who love Mpls/St. Paul Magazine will enjoy their wedding section. They provide local tips and feature real weddings from throughout the Twin Cities. Couples will enjoy seeing photos from nearby venues that highlight favorite vendors from the area. They also have an ongoing blog written by a real Minnesota bride.
Midwest Bride Magazine focuses on engagements and real weddings that take place in the Midwest. They also highlight bridal showers, boudoir sessions, and styled shoots. Everything about this magazine and their online blog focus on trends that reflect on Midwest culture so that brides can relate to the suggested fashions and ideas.
Lake Bride Magazine focuses on weddings in the land of 10,000 lakes. This magazine focuses more on local wedding style from attire to the details. Their website also includes an online shop so that couples can purchase a variety of fun items like I Do pint glasses, matching hubby wifey sleeping masks, cake toppers, and more.
Dainty Obsessions is a South Dakota-based wedding blog and magazine. From real weddings to engagement sessions to inspiration articles, they stay on top of the latest and greatest
We hope you these Midwest wedding blogs will inspire you and help you find the best local vendors for your day. Don’t feel overwhelmed with all of the ideas out there and instead, focus on creating the wedding day that reflect who you and your significant other are as a couple. Happy wedding planning!
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