The Average Cost of a Milwaukee Wedding is $30K

Average Cost for a Milwaukee Wedding

The average cost of a Milwaukee wedding is $30,000. Photo by Happy Gnome Photography

What’s the average cost of a Milwaukee wedding? After doing some digging through our own data, as well as data from other sources, we determined that the average cost of a Milwaukee wedding is $30,000 with an average guest count of 150. [Read more…]

30 of Married In Milwaukee’s Most Popular Instagrams

Milwaukee Wedding Instagram

The Instagrams MIM couples loved the most. Photo by Tres Jolie Photo

We love Instagram and are on it pretty much every day. And it’s clear our audience loves it too – just take a look at the #MarriedInMilwaukee hashtag which has over 12,800 posts from brides, grooms and vendors! [Read more…]

26 Custom Invitations for Every Type of Milwaukee Wedding

Wedding Invitations Milwaukee

Above invites by Paperwhites / Photo Shoot Location: Charles Allis Art Museum / All photos styled and photographed by Autumn Silva Photography

As I prepared for this article, I sat down with our MIM Family of Invitation Designers for a listening session. I learned so much from these graphic designers and artists and I’d like to share some of it with you, along with photos of their beautiful work.

Wedding invitations are often the first time your guests get a peek into your wedding day — your colors, the vibe, the style, the details of your big day — and custom invitations created by a local designer are sure to not only impress, but easily and accurately let your guests know the details.

For tips on wedding invite cost and why hiring local for your invites is your best decision check out the bottom of the article or click here. Get your Pinterest board ready for these pretties! [Read more…]

14 of Milwaukee’s Hottest Modern Wedding Venues

Modern wedding venues in milwaukee

Milwaukee’s Hottest Modern Venues — Photo by Front Room Photography

Milwaukee is known for its historic wedding venues, but we’ve got some really great modern venues as well! If you are into crisp, clean aesthetic, modern architecture, and updated amenities, then this list of wedding and event venues is for you.

If there’s any modern venues we missed, please let us know in the comments! Now enjoy these 14 modern wedding venues listed in no particular order: [Read more…]

A $15K Wedding – From Riverwest to the Urban Ecology Center

Urban Ecology Center Wedding

This couple spent $15K on their Urban Ecology Center wedding. All photos by Twin Lens Weddings

This couple considers themselves nontraditional so it goes without saying they wanted a nontraditional wedding. The Urban Ecology Center on Milwaukee’s east side fit the bill perfectly. And the bikes helped too 🙂

For $15K they had some amazing vendors and 160 guests. Read on for the full cost breakdown of this completely awesome Urban Ecology Center wedding. And don’t miss the “note from the bride and groom” below where the couple gives some amazing details on how they pulled it off!
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25 Amazingly Iconic Milwaukee Wedding Photos

Iconic Milwaukee Wedding Photos

Iconic Milwaukee Wedding Photos — YES PLEASE!
All Photos by Tres Jolie Photography

We all love iconic photos of our favorite city, and these beauties as captured through the lens of award-winning Tres Jolie Photography, don’t disappoint.

Laetitia (pronounced LA-e-tee-si-a), owner of Tres Jolie Photography, was one of our very first supporters of Married In Milwaukee and we are super stoked she sponsored this article allowing us to showcase her amazing work. [Read more…]

Cost Breakdown: A $30K Marcus Center Wedding

Marcus Center Wedding

This couple spent $30K on their Marcus Center Wedding. All photos by Happy Gnome Photography

This couple was looking to have a fabulous reception and the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts worked out perfectly. They did a Friday night wedding to help save on costs, and we’d say they did a pretty amazing job!

For $30K they had some amazing vendors and 180 guests. Read on for the full cost breakdown but we’d recommend starting with their wedding video by Orphonic Weddings:
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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Weddings at the H-D Museum

Harley Davidson Museum Weddings

There’s a lot to learn about weddings at the H-D Museum. Photo by Amarie Photography

Shhh, we have a secret – The Harley-Davidson Museum® is a huge asset to not only our city, but also to our weddings. Four venues await Milwaukee couples who are looking to have a unique and iconic experience unlike any other in town.
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25 Super Fun Ideas for Your Milwaukee Bachelorette Party

Bachelorette Party Milwaukee

Check out these awesome and purely Milwaukee ideas for your bachelor and bachelorette parties!
Photo of Milwaukee Food Tours

We all know that the big party BEFORE the wedding is the bachelorette / bachelor parties. If you’re looking for some amazing Milwaukee bachelorette party ideas you’ve come to the right place! From tours to kayaks to boudoir photo shoots, there’s lots of amazing things you can do for your bachelor / bachelorette party!

So copy this link and send it over to your maid of honor or best man and come up with an epic Milwaukee party for you and your friends. Just try not to do it the night before the wedding – a hung over wedding party is never a good thing! [Read more…]

Married In Milwaukee’s Top 10 Cost Breakdown Articles

Milwaukee Wedding Cost Breakdowns

Married In Milwaukee’s top cost breakdown articles of 2016! Photo by Little Giant Photography

Since we created the Wedding Cost Breakdown back in 2012, we’ve featured 40 amazing weddings. And each time we post one it’s hugely popular with Milwaukee brides and grooms.

Some, however, are more popular and that’s what you’ll find below. Here’s our 10 most popular Cost Breakdowns done in 2016. Enjoy!
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