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Navigating Wedding Planning Amidst COVID-19 Upheaval


As news breaks we are reminded minute-to-minute of the impact we can expect Coronavirus to have on our daily lives. Certainly this mindset applies to important events, despite the investment of time and money that went into planning them. We at Premier Bride are sympathetic to the uncertainty of your wedding that falls within the...

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About WedMKE


Premier Bride Wisconsin is excited to join the talented team at WEDMKE for their 5th annual wedding show on Sunday, March 8th! We reached out to Ann Lennart of WEDMKE to learn a little bit more about the event and what attendees can expect this year. Here’s what she had to say: What to expect...

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Premier Bride Milwaukee & SE Wisconsin - New Issue!

Premier Bride Cover Reveal!


Check out the new size, layout, and design. We’ve added fun features like infographics and tips to make this book a “must have” for anyone planning a Milwaukee wedding.

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A 5-Step Guide to Gorgeous Milwaukee Engagement Photos


To photograph or not to photograph, that is not the question. The answer is yes, of course you should take engagement photos. What a moment in your life to capture! A couple in love cruising the Calatrava, beaming with joy in the shadow of Miller Park. Illustrating this moment in your life, with this beautiful...

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Have you picked up the new issue yet?


Have you seen Premier Bride’s new Summer/Fall 2019 issue yet? If you haven’t, you’re going to want to pick yours up soon! Premier Bride is Milwaukee and SE-WI’s number one wedding planning resource that will help you from the moment you say “YES” all the way to the very last dance on your special day....

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Something Old, Something New: 11 Fresh Venues in Southeast Wisconsin


Wisconsin’s broad offering of stunning wedding sites welcomes a handful of new, or new and improved, promising contenders this year. Exciting new spaces join our selection of revamped old favorites awaiting your Electric Slide and clinking glassware. Read on for some serious dream wedding inspiration.

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5, 6, 7, 8! Dance Lessons by the Numbers


Everyone can dance, some better than others. But can you dance the way you want to, the way you have envisioned on your wedding night, with a lot of people watching you? Maybe (probably) not. Here are some stats to think about when planning ahead for that special first spin around the floor with your spanking new spouse:

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Sam Dekker and Olivia Harlan Bring the Romance Home to Wisconsin


Olivia Harlan has married her rightful partner, Sam Dekker. You may recognize Sam as Wisconsin’s 2012 “Mr. Basketball”, a second team All American for the Wisconsin Badgers team that advanced to the 2015 NCAA National Championship game, and currently a forward in the NBA for the Washington Wizards. Combined the two make quite a team, and together they planned a wedding of which dreams are made. If Midwestern elegance is a wedding theme, these two showed us how it’s done.

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Congratulations to George Watts Winners, Lexi and Michael!


Congratulations to Lexi and Michael, the latest winners of our George Watts & Son Drawing! George Watts is a historic location in Milwaukee and is gorgeous! We look forward to hearing what they did there!

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Soft hued flowers = summer wedding perfection!


Melissa Maas owner of  Bank of Memories & Flowers shared these images of the gorgeous ceremony flowers, centerpieces and bouquets they provided for a wedding over the weekend at Milford Hills. Peonies and roses in white, blush and soft peach hues were the stars of these arrangements! We absolutely loved the decorated arbor drenched in...

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Urban Milwaukee Wedding Venue: Saz’s South Second in Walker’s Point


South Second is a new Walker’s Point event space that highlights some of Milwaukee’s best. The spacious interior, designed by the award-winning firm HGA, elevates the historic industrial character of the building. High ceilings, custom-painted cinderblock walls, and functional floor-to-ceiling glass garage doors capture that trendy urban-chic aesthetic. Above the main room is a mezzanine...

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Win $250 From George Watts


We have a special drawing for the next 30 days – we’re giving away a $250 certificate on June 20th, 2016!  Shopping at George Watts is a right of passage in Milwaukee and here’s your chance to become a part of it. The Watts Tea Shop and Luxury Tabletop & Gift Emporium is a Milwaukee landmark. They are...

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