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…]

8 Wedding Favors That Show How Awesome Milwaukee Is

Milwaukee Wedding Favors

Your guests will love Milwaukee as much as you do with these wedding favors.
Photo by Craig John Photography

We all love Milwaukee. But some of your out-of-town wedding guests might not know that much about our great city. This means your wedding is the perfect opportunity to show them how awesome Milwaukee is.

There’s a variety of ways to do this, but one of the best is to give them some cool Milwaukee wedding favors, bridal party gifts and/or welcome bags. Check out our picks for some of Milwaukee’s top wedding favors below:
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7 Must-See Wedding Vendors at Milwaukee’s Buy Local Gift Fair

Local First Milwaukee Wedding

The Buy Local Gift Fain on December 8, 2013 features 40 local Milwaukee business selling their goods within the space of Lakefront Brewery.

Here at Married In Milwaukee we encourage all future brides and grooms to support local vendors for their weddings. Now here’s a great way to do it – stop by the Buy Local Gift Fair on Sunday December 8, 2013, where you’ll find 40 local vendors (including many wedding vendors) selling their goods all in the awesome space of Lakefront Brewery.

Below are 7 of the vendors we recommend you check out for your wedding. Stop in and chat with these businesses about their wedding offerings and maybe get some holiday shopping done in the process. Oh yeah, did we mention there’s free Lakefront Brewery tours too? Check out the Buy Local Gift Fair website for more info.
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Unique Wedding Programs – The Album Factory

Wedding Program Cover - The Album Factory

The Album Factory creates very unique wedding programs for as low as $2.20 each.

Have you ever been to a wedding and remembered the wedding ceremony program? Yeah, most of the time they are pretty bland. Enter The Album Factory, a Milwaukee company that creates the most unique and creative wedding programs you’ve ever seen. They do so many cool things I’m bursting to talk about them!
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13 Ways You Can Give Back When Saying “I Do”

W Girls Milwaukee

The WGIRLS Milwaukee is a a great organization of young professional women to tap for charitable giving options.

Incorporating charitable giving at your wedding is a great way to not only celebrate your big day, but to use your wedding for the greater good. And having hundreds of people engaged in your event is a perfect way to engage them in giving back to your community.
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Stag Barbershop: A Groomsman’s Best Friend

Men Only Barbershop - Stag MilwaukeeWe’ve featured various articles talking about how a bride and and her bridesmaids can look their best when the big day approaches, but guys want to look good too!

This article features an awesome old school barbershop for the modern man. Stag Barbershop provides the ultimate experience for guys who want to look their best, but in a no fuss environment.

So gentlemen, sit back, be pampered, have a beer and be prepared for you and your groomsmen to look your best on your wedding day.
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Alfa Flower and Wedding Shop Offers More Than Flowers

Alfa Flower ShopYou have a lot of choices when it comes to picking your wedding flowers, but make it a point to stop in at Alfa Flower and Wedding Shop in Wauwatosa during your search. Alfa Flowers not only makes awesome wedding bouquets, centerpieces and more, but they have a wedding shop right next door to their flower shop. In their wedding shop you’ll find a variety of wedding accessories to make your big day even better.
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Wedding Dessert Month – Becky’s Blissful Bakery

Becky's Blissful Bakery Milwaukee

Caramels Packaged and Ready for Your Guests

In continuation of Dessert Month here at MarriedInMilwaukee.com, this article features Becky’s Blissful Bakery; maker of the most delicious, buttery caramels you’ll ever try.

Looking for treats or wedding favors to leave a lasting impression on your guests and showcase your love for Milwaukee? You’ve got to check out Becky’s Blissful Bakery and their unique assortment of delicious caramels.

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George Watts – Milwaukee’s Unique Wedding Gift Registry

George Watts Wedding Gift RegistryYour wedding registry tends to be an afterthought in the rush of planning your wedding. That’s why many of us tend to grab a scanner at a big box retail store and get the same old gifts that everyone else has. It’s quick, easy and can be a lot of fun. However, if you’re the type that seeks out personalized service with unique and high-quality gifts, then consider George Watts & Son in downtown Milwaukee.
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