About Angela Quigley

Angela Quigley is a passionate promoter of all things Milwaukee and loves connecting engaged couples with amazingly talented Milwaukee wedding vendors. Connect with Angela on Google+.

The Ultimate Guide to Milwaukee Bridal Shower Venues

Where to host your bridal shower in Milwaukee

It’s Bridal Shower Time! // Photo by Nikki Winter Photography

Whether you are planning your friend’s bridal shower, or planning your own couples shower or engagement party, we’ve pulled together a list of great party locations. Feel free to comment below with some of your favorites too!

To write this article, we surveyed all of our MIM Family wedding venues for their thoughts as well as included some of our faves. We were surprised to learn that many of our favorite wedding venues also host wedding showers and engagement parties too! #winning [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…]

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…]

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…]

WEDMKE: Milwaukee’s Most Unique Wedding Show

WEDMKE 2017 Turner Hall Wedding Show

Join us at Turner Hall for WEDMKE on March 12, 2017! Photo by Front Room Photography

One of our favorite wedding shows in Milwaukee is finally here!! Back for their second year, the WEDMKE wedding show will take place at Turner Hall Ballroom on Sunday March 12th, 2017 from 10am – 3pm and you can purchase tickets here.
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22 Ways We’re Bringing Sexy [Dresses] Back

Sexy Wedding Dress Milwaukee

We love a wedding dress with a sexy back and these gowns don’t disappoint. Photo by John Ciciora Photography

Over the past few years, wedding dress designers have paid more attention to making your back look sexy in their dresses. So get your sexy on, enjoy looking at these sexy backs and take advantage of that all angle mirror when you go dress shopping!

We partnered with John Ciciora Photography and some local dress shops for this photo shoot a little over a year ago. And while some of these dresses are no longer carried by the bridal shops featured, if you see one you love, they are likely to carry something similar!

Special thanks to these MIM Family Bridal Shops for their continued support of Married In Milwaukee: Amelishan Bridal, Miss Ruby Bridal Boutique and Stone Manor Bridal. Be sure to visit them! [Read more…]

24 Reasons We’re Excited to See Future Weddings at The Domes

Milwaukee Domes

The Domes are back open — get out and visit them! Photo by Reminisce Studio by Miranda & Adam

About a year ago, Milwaukeeans were scrambling to understand how their beloved Milwaukee Domes could be closed forever! Well, good news… all three Domes are now open to the public , and ahead of schedule!Check out the County’s website for more info.

So if you love The Mitchell Park Domes, get out and visit them! Show your support of this Milwaukee treasure whose location further connects Milwaukee’s South Side to the Menomonee Valley, Three Bridges Park, The Urban Ecology Center and the beautiful 61 acre Mitchell Park complete with lagoon… seriously, the list goes on.

For now, enjoy these photos from past weddings at The Domes to give you some (literal) warm fuzzies. [Read more…]

36 Milwaukee Made Gifts and the Local Shops That Carry Them

Milwaukee Gifts

We are loving all of these local Milwaukee gifts! Photos by Studio 29

Milwaukee pride is at an all time high and we love it! Wanna show your MKE Love? Then these local Milwaukee gifts are for you. Whether you’re looking for unique items for your wedding decor, gifts for your wedding party, Milwaukee themed items for the happily married couple, or basically any gift, you’ll find it here along with the local shops that carry them. [Read more…]

A Thank You Letter to Our Amazing #MKEBrides & #MKEGrooms

Married In Milwaukee

Thanks to all you awesome #MKEBrides & #MKEGrooms! Y’all rock! Photo by Reminisce Studio

Hey awesome #MKEBrides & #MKEGrooms! We just wanted to write this article to thank you for all the cool things you do. We are a city with a lot of hometown love, and because of you we have endless things to write about when it comes to couples tying the knot in the Milwaukee region. [Read more…]