Backyard Wedding | Marissa + Josh

Where to even start with this cute couple? Marissa + Josh and their families were so nice to work with! This was our 2nd wedding in this backyard, as we helped with Josh’s brother Justin’s wedding a few months earlier. We absolutely loved working with this family and we miss them dearly after all the time spent with them creating two, magical backyard weddings!

The tent was set up the Thursday before the wedding in the large, open yard, and We’ve Got It Covered draped the tent with fabric and lights [so P R E T T Y!]. Rustic Elegance then came back on Saturday morning ready to set up the rest of the decor, and ensuring everything was set and ready for the day. Their decor included a memory display of those loved ones who had passed, placed on top of a special wood slice that was made by grandpa. The couple opted to include a bounce to their wedding fun as their “kid’s activity”! It was such a hit with the kids, and all of the kid’s at heart [a.k.a. the adults enjoyed it too!]. The couple also rented Rustic Elegance’s bar and barrels with table tops for their cocktail hour set up. It was perfect weather wise – a sunny, beautiful day! The large wedding party consisted of 7 bridesmaids and 8 groomsmen, plus the cutest little ring bearer and flower girl combo.

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Surrounded by beautifully landscaped sections of the yard, complete with special wildflowers planted by the family, the couple said their “I do’s”
in front of an arbor built by the family. The ring bearers pulled the flower girl down the aisle in a wagon, almost stealing the show before the beautiful bride walked down the aisle with her dad. For their unity symbol, the couple tied three strands to make one braid.

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During cocktail hour, guests again enjoyed the bouncy house, as well as yard games. Then, it was dinner time – a pig roast buffet! The Lookout in Maple Grove brought in the full pig and served it buffet style for the guests to enjoy. It was Y U M M Y! Then, for dessert, yummy C U P C A K E S! As the sunset, you could now see the monogram brought in by the DJ that lit up the couple’s initials on the tent [so unique + cool!] and the dance had begun! The couple did their first dance to “Today” by Brad Paisley. We lit the bonfire and set out s’mores for a little late night sweet snack. At the end of the night, the couple exited with a sparkler send including flair fireworks!

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Josh + Marissa – we loved your extra S P E C I A L and memorable day, and miss our meetings with you both [+ the fam!]. We hope that married life is the D R E A M! Shout out to Whitnei Abel for the fantastic photos & High Shine Media for the great video!

VENDORS
Ceremony/Reception: Backyard of the Groom
Catering:/Bartending: The Lookout – Maple Grove
Rentals: Apres
Decor: We’ve Got It Covered
DJ: PM Enterprises
Florist: Buffalo Floral/Costco
Photographer: Whitnei Abel
Videographer: High Shine Media
Desserts: Something Sweet by Maddie
Hotel: Country Inn and Suites Albertville
Coordination: Rustic Elegance

Backyard Wedding | Megan + Tyler

Megan + Tyler were seriously such a S W E E T couple to work with! Lead planner Kellie loved planning this backyard tent wedding. The couple was married on the groom’s family property – ceremony site down by the lake, with the tent set up a short walk away on open grass!

Leading up to the wedding, the days were rainy, but the day of the wedding turned out G O R G E O U S [sunny, and full of excitement!]. Kellie, Olivia + Kayla showed up early to help get the tent dry, prepped, and decorated along with help from the family. We’ve Got It Covered did lighting and draping in the tent – which we always love that extra touch! The ladies got ready in the main house, while the guys prepped in the guest house. Tessa June Photography was there to capture the whole day, and we loved working with her – she has such great energy! The bride did a first look with her girls before doing one with her future hubby – all reactions were P R I C E L E S S!

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The ceremony set up was S T U N N I N G – guests walked from the parking area down a path that brought you to the site down by the lake. There was a beautiful handmade arch with draping + decor, an old dresser set up with the unity symbol and shepherds hooks with lanterns hung on them – truly a sight to see! The ceremony entrance featured the Rustic Elegance doors along with some floral. The wedding party processed from a point up the hill, and then the bride & her dad came in with a surprise entrance down the trail, giving them a little bit of a longer walk together. The groom’s reaction was one that all bride’s hope for + Tessa captured the best photos! After the ceremony, the bridal party headed to the garage/guest house for a toast while guests proceeded to the tent.

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Cocktail hour was sweet – guests were able to grab a cocktail at the bar and snacks on the tables outside of the tent. The wedding party made their grand entrance as did the couple – complete with a ride in on a V I N T A G E car! Dinner was provided buffet style by Just North of Memphis – filled with BBQ options that we loved! Speeches were made by the bride’s twin sister & MOH, the best man, and family members. Then it was time for dancing & desserts. Nothing Bundt Cakes were spread throughout the dessert table – such a Y U M M Y set up!! The Rusted Revolver, a live band that played underneath the tent and kept the guests dancing all night long!

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Megan + Tyler – we hope that married live [plus your cute puppy addition] is a dream, and we loved being a part of your big day! Shout out to Tessa June Photography for sharing these A M A Z I N G photos with us!

VENDORS
Venue: Groom’s Family Backyard
Catering: Just North of Memphis
Rentals: Apres
Decor: We’ve Got It Covered
Band: Rusted Revolver
Florist: Buffalo Floral
Officiant: Luke Turner
Photographer: Tessa June Photography
Videography: Jim Bothun
Desserts: Nothing Bundt Cake
Hair: Arbor Salon
Dress: The Wedding Shoppe
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Backyard Wedding | Molly + Justin

Molly + Justin said their “I do’s” on the groom’s family property, and celebrated after with a huge tent reception. Lead planner Kellie loved working with the family [Justin’s brother, Josh also had a tent wedding that Rustic Elegance helped plan] and working on the charming property. It was so fun to plan a wedding for siblings – only a few months between the two!

The morning of the wedding, lead planner Kellie and assistants Kelly + Kayla arrived to help prep the tent + decor. The weather was iffy in the morning – the team watched closely and prayed for it to clear up in time for an O U T S I D E ceremony. The ladies + gentlemen got ready in their home on the property. Once it cleared up, the couple was able to do their first look at the ceremony site [complete with a G O R G E O U S homemade arch] that was sweet and intimate.

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After the first look, the wedding party captured some photos inside in intermittent sprinkling of rain, and then got some W O N D E R F U L photos in the woods. Finally, it was time to make the call on having the ceremony under the tent or trusting Mother Nature not to rain any longer. 30 minutes prior to the wedding, Rustic Elegance + the couple decided to have the wedding outside, and with the help family + friends, were able to move the chairs out from the tent into ceremony formation. Without a hitch, the ceremony went perfectly, with only a slight drizzle at the beginning. The couple recessed by doing a receiving line to greet their guests, and guests moved over to the tent for cocktail hour.

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The couple then took a ride on the horse drawn carriage provided by Independence Carriage [who we just love working with] and took in a moment alone before joining guests back for cocktail hour. By this time the sun was out in full force, and guests were able to enjoy horse rides until dinner [so fun + guests L O V E D it!]. Dinner was catered in by Russell’s on the Lake and was A M A Z I N G! Guests enjoyed dinner, speeches and laughter before it was time to dance. PM Enterprise DJ Luke got the party started post-dinner, and guests delighted in yummy cupcakes for dessert! As the end of the night neared, guests lined up for a sparkler send-off to wish the newlyweds fair well for the evening!

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We loved helping Molly + Justin on their wedding day and are so excited to see their love flourish! Shout out to Laurie Molzhan Photography for the photos featured in the blog!

VENDORS
Venue: Groom’s Family Property
Catering/Bartending: Russell’s on the Lake
Rentals: Apres
Decor: We’ve Got It Covered
DJ: PM Enterprises
Florist: Floral Arts
Officiant: Rock Hill Community Church
Photography/Videography: Laurie Molzhan Photography
Cupcakes: Marie Fitzsimmons
Hair/Makeup: Jeanna’s Salon
Dress: Aubony Bridal // Madison James
Horses: Independence Carriage
Coordination: Rustic Elegance

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Amy + Kevin | Backyard Wedding

Amy + Kevin had the S W E E T E S T backyard wedding! This couple opted to have their ceremony and reception at their home in Wisconsin. As the ladies and gents prepped for the day ahead, the Rustic Elegance team worked on setting up the wedding site. The ceremony was held outside, and the reception and dinner was in their pull barn [so cool!]. The bride wore some A M A Z I N G cowboy boots underneath her dress, and the groomsmen boutonnieres included a shotgun shell – definitely a fun country touch to this wedding! The ceremony was simple and beautiful, and featured a braid as the couple’s unity symbol. After the ceremony, guests headed to the barn for a night of fun, food, and D A N C I N G!

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The barn was decorated to P E R F E C T I O N, and featured amazing uplighting from JD at Ignite Lighting and Entertainment. He also added lights around a G O R G E O U S old tree in the front yard, that L I T up the night. The grand entrance into the dinner, was done R O A S T – S T Y L E, telling funny stories about each wedding party member, with the help of DJ JD! The couple gifted mason jars to their guests as a party favor, that doubled to use for their drinks throughout the night – L O V E this idea [and not to mention saves on the amount of garbage]. After dinner, the bride + groom enjoyed their first dance as husband and wife, to the song Soulmate by Josh Turner [+ it was A D O R A B L E]. The aunts provided an assortment of sweet treats for desserts which the Rustic Elegance team carefully placed out. The couple also included a super fun gourmet s’mores station that we set out after dinner along with the desserts – so F U N!

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Kevin and Amy are seriously one of the S W E E T E S T couples, and we loved being a part of their day! We hope you two are enjoying married life together [including your sweet little new baby girl]! Rustic Elegance was overjoyed to be your Day of Coordinator – best wishes to you both!

VENDORS
Ceremony / Reception: Backyard
Catering: Rock and Roll to Go
DJ: Ignite Lighting and Entertainment
Photographer: Narvold Photography
Transportation: Rock and Roll to Go
Bathrooms: Susprom
Coordinator: Rustic Elegance

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Jen + Jim | Backyard Wedding

Jen + Jim have the sweetest L O V E for each other + we absolutely adored helping them plan their special day. The Rustic Elegance team of Angie, Kim and Kellie arrived on site at the groom’s parents house, which was where this special couple would be married. While the couple prepped for the B I G day, the team set up their beautiful outdoor ceremony site, and decor inside their tent for the reception. The couple headed out to do some pre-ceremony pictures with Breanna Bisek Photography, and even included their pups for a few photos! The guys wanted a picture with some shotguns – so there’s that too!

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Although we weren’t sure on what Mother Nature was thinking – she held out for the ceremony and T H E N decided to pour – we were thankful that she decided to wait so these two could say their I do’s outside as planned! The ceremony was B E A U T I F U L. The flower girl [niece of the groom] + ring bearers [nephews of the bride] took the C U T E N E S S level up a notch. Guests quickly shuffled from the outdoor site to the tent for their dinner [+ to keep dry].

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Divine Swine provided a slow roasted turkey, a whole pig [carved on site], pasta, au gratin potatoes and slivered almond green beans [Y U M M Y]. During dinner, the couple had the sweetest idea – guests could ring a bell and for every $10 donation they would kiss. All of the donated money went to the ALS Colon Cancer Foundation – seriously the B E S T idea ever! After the yummy cupcakes were enjoyed for dessert, it was time to dance the night away! The couple danced to the song “To Make You Feel My Love” by Garth Brooks. After the traditional dances, Instant Request DJ, took it away, and guests danced all night long [+ even danced the rain away].

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Jen + Jim – we loved everything about being a part of your S P E C I A L day! Thanks for including Rustic Elegance! We hope married life is nothing short of perfect.

Special shout out to Breanna Bisek Photography for the A M A Z I N G photos!

Vendors:
Venue: Groom’s Parents Home
Catering: Diving Swine
Rentals: Victory Event Rentals
DJ: Instant Request DJ
Florist: Nikki Sailer
Officiant: Duane Harves
Photographer: Breanna Bisek Photography
Desserts: Target Cupcakes
Transportation: Northfield Lines
Bartender: With a Twist
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Melanie + Dan | Backyard Wedding

Melanie + Dan had such a F U N wedding this past summer! Their ceremony and reception were at the bride’s parents farm and it was so S P E C I A L for everyone involved. The back story of this couple is nothing short of a C U T E love story: they met/dated in high school, but went their separate ways for a while. When they reunited – the sparks flew again and they knew it was meant to be! The flower girl and ring bearer were the bride’s children, and were nothing short of A B S O L U T E L Y adorable [especially in the pictures throughout the day!].

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 How A D O R A B L E are these two?!

The ceremony was intimate and sweet, and was underneath the tree that Melanie used to play under as a kid, making it extra special. The set-up for the ceremony and reception was simple, and full of Rustic Elegance rentals! They rented lanterns, tables, a mason jar chandelier, cupcake stands, signage, frame for their seating chart, mirrors, couches, lighting, table runners, chalkboards, ceremony doors, the bar, etc. It was S O much fun setting out and working with the Rustic Elegance decor – we had a B L A S T doing it! The couple also had mason jars filled with kid activities and we loved that special touch for the kid friendly wedding.

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Day of Coordinator, Backyard Wedding , Melanie + Dan_0493.jpgThese centerpieces are so S W E E T – we love the baby’s breath combined with our rustic table numbers!

Day of Coordinator, Backyard Wedding , Melanie + Dan_0495.jpgThe ceremony site for this wedding was P E R F E C T!

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So simple + E L E G A N T – we love this chandelier!

The Back 40 Catering did a fantastic job of catering in dinner for the night, and also provided some of the desserts. The other U N I Q U E dessert was mini donuts which were run by Rick and were A M A Z I N G. Guests were given their guest favors of can koozies to use throughout the night, and to use at the fully stocked bar. As the dance was started by the DJ from J Faye Music, the couple provided extra flip-flops for guests to use for their dancing feet [L O V E this idea!]. They also had two bonfire pits that were blazing late into the night. At the end of the night, Kellie & Kelly [with the help of Steve], cleaned up all of the rentals and anything else they could to ease the stress of the couple.

Melanie + Dan – we at Rustic Elegance want to take a moment again to say how T H A N K F U L we are to have met you and we had SO much fun helping with you special day! You were a blast to work with – and we hope that married life is treating you well. Special shout out to Shelley Kay Photography for sharing these beautiful photos with us!

Vendors:
Venue: Family Farm
Catering/Desserts: The Back 40
Mini Donuts: Rick
Bar: Benny
Rentals: South Central Tent Rentals
Decor: Rustic Elegance
DJ: J Faye Music
Photography: Shelley Kay Photography
Makeup: Small Town Beauty
Bathrooms: Vosika Portable Toilet Rentals
Coordination: Rustic Elegance

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Day of Coordinator, Backyard Wedding , Melanie + Dan_0514.jpgOne of our F A V pictures throughout the day – the looks on everyone’s faces is P R I C E L E S S!
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Day of Coordinator, Backyard Wedding , Melanie + Dan_0501.jpgH O O R A Y – these two are getting married today!

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Day of Coordinator, Backyard Wedding , Melanie + Dan_0488.jpgKellie helping out the B E A U T I F U L bride!

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Day of Coordinator, Backyard Wedding , Melanie + Dan_0490.jpgDown the aisle – here we G O!

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Day of Coordinator, Backyard Wedding , Melanie + Dan_0489.jpgFinally M A R R I E D! Time to celebrate.

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Day of Coordinator, Backyard Wedding , Melanie + Dan_0485.jpgThe sunset couldn’t have looked any more A M A Z I N G on these two lovebirds.

Paige + Steve | Camp Chaos

Paige + Steve were such a F U N – L O V I N G couple and we loved working with them in order to create their perfect day.

They hosted their wedding at their family cabin in Wisconsin, that they have named “Camp Chaos” [fun!]. 8.26.17 had forecasted rain, so we began setting up everything inside, despite the couple’s true wishes to have their ceremony outdoors. Last minute, it looked like the rain would hold off, so with the help of the groomsmen & Rustic Elegance team, we were able to move all of the chairs outside and were able to make the couple’s wish come true! The wedding party for this wedding was H U G E [9 on each side which made it so F U N]. The reception was held inside a tent, which the cocktail hour and dance were held in the barn. The decor inside of the tent was S T U N N I N G, and included homemade centerpieces by the bride’s dad. He took trees from their property and sliced them, making wood runners for all the table [all so beautiful – what a talent to have!].

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Paige + Steve opted to rent their head table from us [and it turned out to be P E R F E C T in the space!]

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Despite a little rain throughout the rest of the night, friends & family were able to enjoy a night of good food, dancing, and I C E C R E A M. Paige + Steve chose to have MN Nice Cream as their dessert vendor for the night. It was so fun! They bring in their ice cream truck and a variety of flavors. Kellie tried vanilla ice cream topped with cookie dough, oreos, and topped with glitter for a B E A U T I F U L touch. MN Nice Cream has homemade ice cream and all guests get to pick their own toppings – such a fun way to provide endless options for guests to choose from. After everyone was full from ice cream, the dance floor was packed as Rick with Flow Event Group had the music P U M P I N G. As the dance continued, guests were able to enjoy s’mores by the bonfire.

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The men wore some A M A Z I N G suits with fun patterned ties – a F U N combo!
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And the ladies with their mix-and-match D R E S S E S were the definition of #weddingpartygoals
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On to the ceremony setting – elegant G R E E N E R Y with simple decor = P E R F E C T!
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The couple had a F U N guest book with their engagement pictures for guests to sign – a keepsake they will keep F O R E V E R!Day of Coordinator, Paige + Steve, Family Cabin_0274.jpg

The reception decor was G O R G E O U S [love the added touch with the lighting in here – thanks to We’ve Got It Covered!]
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We L O V E the way that our rented table looked as the head table
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Dancing into the night as newlyweds – thanks for letting Rustic Elegance be a part of it!
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Paige + Steve – we are still reminiscing over the B E A U T Y that we saw on your wedding day. Your love for one another is truly extraordinary, and we want to thank you for choosing Rustic Elegance to be your Day of Coordinator!

Special thanks to Kate Becker for sharing these A M A Z I N G photos with us for the blog!

Vendors:
Caterer: Mama’s Catering
Bartender: With A Twist
Rentals: Briggs
Decor: We’ve Got it Covered
DJ: Flow Event Group
Photographer: Kate Becker Photography
Videographer: Flow Event Group
Desserts: MN Nice Cream
Bathrooms: Biff’s
Coordination: Rustic Elegance

Lyndsey + Derrick | Backyard Wedding

Looking back at this wedding brings back so many wonderful memories…What a picture perfect, well-planned wedding! Rustic Elegance had the pleasure of working with this wonderful couple helping their vision come to life. Lyndsey and Derrick had always dreamed of a backyard wedding at his father’s home where Derrick grew up, in Isanti, MN. This beautiful cottage-inspired home made the perfect setting for their special day. After months of narrowing down details and logistics, the day finally arrived!

Rentals: Ultimate Events
Florist: Elaine’s Flowers
Officiant: Eagle Brook Church: Tom Tulberg
Photographer: Bellagala
Videographer: Bellagala
Caterer: LeFebvre’s Catering
Coordinator: Rustic Elegance
Bathrooms:Jimmy’s Jonnies
Decor: We’ve got it covered

Getting ready… what a beautiful bride!Day of Coordinaor, Lyndsey + Derrick, backyard wedding_0016.jpg

Such cute matching robes for the bridesmaids… cheers to a great day ahead!
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Mr. & Mrs. !
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The guys – Groomsmen know how to have fun!
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The girls – looking beautiful!
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A pretty good looking wedding party!
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A cute and intimate backyard ceremony!
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Let’s get this party started – reception time!
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It’s all in the details… such cute decor at this backyard wedding.
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The newlyweds with a little sparkler send off!
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Congratulations to Lyndsey and Derrick! What an amazing backyard wedding, we were so lucky to be a part of your big day!

Day of Coordinator, Cayla and Alex, Backyard Wedding

We are so lucky to have Lynse as a Lead Planner on the Rustic Elegance team! Read below to learn about the backyard WI wedding she had the pleasure of helping coordinate!

Cayla & Alex, where do I begin? These two are straight out of a Nicholas Sparks book; they knew each other in high school, but didn’t start dating until after graduation. They bought a beautiful house in New Richmond, Wisconsin, a nice piece of real estate. On their property resides a large pull barn where the previous owner, from what I understand, kept a small charter plane inside. One side of this structure opened from floor to ceiling. Here, Alex and Cayla decided to host the band and dancing. The back of this barn openned to a vast field where the sun would set later that evening. In the year leading up to their wedding they transformed this building into an exceptional venue. A few of the renovations consisted of two well-crafted bars the length of one side with a wood burning fire place separating them. They used reclaimed barn wood to refinish all four walls. And, to top it off, there was a perfectly placed record player directly across from the bars. Let me tell you, this bar was one only some could dream of. The happy couple and their friends and family will get great use of it in the years to come, I am sure. From what I’ve been told, Cayla and Alex would go out during the renovations, throw a few logs in the fire and lay a blanket on the cement floor, enjoy a glass of wine, and enjoy each other’s company while listening to a hand-selected record. These two are adorable; they have a room in their house just for dancing.
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Rustic Elegance could not be happier to have planned this wedding. When meeting with Alex and Cayla to finalize the details and itinerary of their backyard wedding, it felt as if I were meeting with old friends. Joe, their fury companion, would always be there to greet me in the driveway upon arrival. Cayla always had glass of wine for me and we would chat the night away. Cayla is an Independent Hair Stylist at Two Redheads and a Wolf so I am fortunate to say we continue to meet up like old friends. I could talk about these two forever, but let’s get to the fun stuff.

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Rustic Elegance  hits the road by 9am. My assistant and I stop for our morning coffee then set out for Wisconsin. I know I say this a lot, but we seriously could not have asked for a better day. When we arrive, we begin setting the ceremony site which will take place down the hill near the creek in the couples’ backyard. The Ceremony décor consists of Shepard hooks that have mason jars elegantly hanging full of fresh flowers as well as wood benches and a few rustic chairs to provided seating for the intimate gathering.

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The dinner will take place under the tent that they have rented. Day of Coordinator, Cayla and Alex, Backyard Wedding_0806.jpg

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The farm tables are dressed, some with cobalt blue vases, and two succulent plants grown by the family placed in birch wood planters, and others with pure white vases.

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Guests enjoyed dinner and toasts under the tent as the Bride and Groom sat upon their vintage couch at the head table. Day of Coordinator, Cayla and Alex, Backyard Wedding_0805.jpg

Following dinner were handmade pies/desserts made with love by Emma.
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The couple transformed the greenhouse on the property to be a cute little “kissing” booth/photobooth. The evening was full of love and laughter and they danced the night away to the sweet music of the band!
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Some times we get to drive really fun toys when we work backyard weddings-which we love 🙂Day of Coordinator, Cayla and Alex, Backyard Wedding_0809.jpg

And we thought this was a super cute wedding gift idea by one of their guests, so we couldn’t help but share this idea!Day of Coordinator, Cayla and Alex, Backyard Wedding_0816.jpg

I want to personally thank Alex and Cayla for feeling like family and to all the vendors who worked so professionally and fluidly throughout the day. If I could do this day over again, I wouldn’t change a thing. I love you both and wish you the world on your future endeavors!
~Lynse

Venue: Home in New Richmond WI
Rentals: Rustic Elegance and Ultimate Events
Draping & Lighting: We’ve Got it Covered
Officiant: Ron Burton
Photographer: Kara Petta Photography
Caterer: Nate Pederson
Dessert: Emma’s Pies
Band: The Zebra Muscles
Coordinator: Lynse with Rustic Elegance
Makeup: Erin Dennison

Backyard Wedding, Jolene & Matt

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Jolene and Matt chose to host their wedding and reception at their home in Faribault MN. Rustic Elegance teamed up with Belle Noelle Events and Design to co-plan this amazing event! The day couldn’t have been any more perfect. We set out 325 chairs facing the lake where the ceremony took place. The pergola was ever so carefully decorated with brightly popping flowers by Judys Floral Design. The wedding party was escorted down to the ceremony site by horse and hay wagon. The guests oo and awed as the cute little ring bearers made their entrance. After the I-do’s had been said, guests made their way up to the eloquently decorated tent reception. The carefully hung 12-light chandelier and sheer draping by We’ve Got it Covered, wowed the guests as they entered the reception. The Guests enjoyed cocktails and passed appetizers provided by This Little Piggy Catering and kids of all ages enjoyed yard games and fun outdoor activities. When it was time for dinner, guests took their seats and Joleen and Matt made their  entrance. The wedding party was seated at a grand head table, which consisted of 4 farm tables, burlap and lace runners from our rental collection, lots of glowing candles and tons of brightly popping flowers. As always, This Little Piggy Catering put on an amazing dinner buffet. Speeches were given, which bought tears to most and then it was time to enjoy desserts! Jolene and Matt chose to do a dessert buffet which consisted of cupcakes by Blue Bird Cakery (YUM!!), pies, cookies, bars, cake.. etc… The night came to a close with an emotional wish lantern ceremony (check out the video below), dancing and ended with a bang of surprise fireworks. We feel so grateful to have met Jolene and Matt and felt honored to have been apart of their day! Special thanks to Bethany Meister Photography for sharing this outstanding photos with us!!

Event Design and Planning, Rustic Rentals: Rustic Elegance and Belle Noelle Events and Design
Photography: Bethany Meister Photography
Catering: This Little Piggy Catering
Desserts: Blue Bird Cakery
Florial: Judys Floral Design
Linens and Draping: We’ve Got it Covered
Rentals: Ultimate Events

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