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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Milwaukee’s Classy Girl Cupcakes Offers More Than Cupcakes

Classy Girl Cupcakes Milwaukee

Milwaukee’s Classy Girl Cupcakes offers cupcakes and cakes for your wedding.

If you hang out in downtown Milwaukee, you likely have heard of Classy Girl Cupcakes. Their downtown location right off of Cathedral Square Park has been around since 2009 and they’ve been busy ever since.

Many people may be familiar with Classy Girl’s yummy cupcakes, but they also have recently added an experienced wedding cake designer to their team. Cupcakes and wedding cakes – the best of both worlds!
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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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Indulgence Chocolatiers for Chocolate Wedding Favors and More

Indulgence Chocolatiers Chocolate Cups

Indulgence Chocolatiers' Handmade Chocolate Cups

At Married In Milwaukee, we always love to feature vendors that brides and grooms refer directly to us. Indulgence Chocolatiers is one of these referrals. Their gourmet chocolates are so decadent and their chocolate wedding favors and displays are unique and gorgeous. We’ve heard from many couples not only how yummy their desserts are, but how delightful they are to work with.
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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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Wake Up Your Wedding With Coffee!

Milwaukee Wedding CoffeeIf you’re like me, you may have found yourself to be in love with coffee. Maybe it’s your desire to stay awake – after all, caffeine is the drug enjoyed by both sides of the law. Or maybe you just love the different things you can do with coffee – lattes, french presses, cafe au laits, iced – I could go on and on.

As you plan your wedding, you may be trying to find ways to personalize aspects of your day. If you love coffee, there are many ways to incorporate this little bean into your wedding. We sat down with Kristin from Milwaukee’s locally-owned Stone Creek Coffee to come up with some fantastic ideas.
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A Photo Booth for Your Milwaukee Wedding – Yes Please!

Milwaukee Photobooth - PhotoBooth4U - Photobooth Fun

I am a huge fan of photo booths at weddings. I think this is the one of the funnest and most interactive wedding favors you can give your guests. What is more personalized than a photo of yourself to take home? Plus the bride and groom get a keepsake memory book out of the deal. Now that the trend is here to stay, the question becomes how do you choose a vendor to go with? Our friends Jordan and Todd at PhotoBooth4U had some insight.

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