Awesome Etsy Wedding Finds From Fabulous Milwaukee Designers

Etsy Wedding Vendors in Milwaukee

From custom wedding invitations to handmade bridal accessories, you’ll find some fabulous Milwaukee designers on Etsy

If you’re further along in your journey of wedding planning, you may have already heard of Etsy.com. The website is a collection of vendors who sell handmade and vintage goods, many that are specifically for weddings.

We’ve been searching around Etsy and have found some amazingly talented Milwaukee designers and artisans who sell items specifically for weddings. From designer bridal belts to custom wedding invitations, deciding to support local Milwaukee vendors can also include Internet shopping as well.
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Broadway Paper – Milwaukee’s Answer to Awesome Invitations

Milwaukee Wedding Invitation

Broadway Paper in Milwaukee’s Third Ward is a cute, quaint place to get your wedding invitations. Photo by Front Room Photography

Broadway Paper has been a mainstay in Milwaukee’s Third Ward for years. Owned by the young, hip Kate Strzok, who transformed the paper shop into to what is today, Broadway Paper is now one of the top places in Milwaukee to get your wedding invitations.

We are big supporters of shopping locally, and your wedding is the perfect time to do this. There are some major benefits to supporting local when purchasing your wedding invites and Broadway Paper doesn’t disappoint. So skip the national online retailers, and check out these benefits of locally-owned Broadway Paper:
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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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Beautiful Letterpress Wedding Invitations from Monograham Paper

Milwaukee Wedding Invite - Monograham Paper

Wedding invitations can often be your guests’ first glimpse into the style of your wedding. From classic, formal, modern, vintage, and everything in between, your wedding’s style can be skillfully incorporated into your invites. If you’re in love with the details of weddings and want that to come through via your invitations, Monograham Paper can help you out.
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Wedding Thank You Cards – Personalized Photos

I’ve used Walgreens for ordering photo cards on numerous occasions.  This would be a great option for personalized thank you cards.  They have options to create cards that you could write a personalized note in, or simple photo cards that would have a general message that would be the same for everyone.

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Creative Ideas For Making a Wedding Invitation

Many of us are trying to stick to a budget when planning our Milwaukee wedding. To help stick to this budget, or if you simply want to inject a more personal note into your wedding preparations, making your own wedding invitations can be an excellent idea. There are many sites out there that will help you with wedding invitation ideas. For more ideas on how your can save money and personalize your wedding, here’s another article on do-it-yourself wedding invitations and one from our sister site on making your own invitations.

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Do-It-Yourself Wedding Invitations

Inspired by my wife’s do-it-yourself flowers article, I decided to tell the story of creating our wedding invitations. When we were planning our Milwaukee wedding, we did go out and browse different wedding invites – wow, they were expensive! Since we were trying to stick to a budget, but still give our wedding its own unique flair, I decided I’d create the wedding invitations myself.

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