Julia + Josh | Redeemed Farm

THE PLANNING

Julia + Josh were the sweetest couple to plan with! It was apparent from day one of meeting Julia that these two were meant to be together and that their wedding day was going to be so filled with love. They had planned their wedding to be at Redeemed Farm, one of our fav places! We love it here because of all the fun places for guests to gather throughout the farm (and they’ve even added more since this wedding last year!!) and the owners Jeff & Julie are the sweetest people!

THE MORNING

The morning was spent getting ready at the farm. The ladies prepped in the bridal suite with Makeup by Nicole, and the gentleman gathered in the groom’s room. They had a small wedding party, only the maid of honor & best man, which made the getting ready easy & quick! Lead planner Kellie and assistant Kayla arrived at the farm to find a calm (& excited) bride to be. The RE team started prepping the decor throughout the space. Under the machine shed, we placed the gifts & cards setup, fun activities for guests (wedding mad libs!) and bag boards right outside for guests to enjoy as they arrived at the farm.

THE CEREMONY

Finally, it was time for these two to tie the knot! They glided elegantly together down the aisle to say their “I do’s” on the upper level of the main barn. Behind them was a stunning arch draped with fabric and beautiful florals from E.L. Designs.

THE RECEPTION

After they made it official, guests were off to enjoy a cocktail hour in the machine shed, followed by dinner in the lower level of the barn. This Little Piggy made an AMAZING dinner and we finished off the evening with a sweet treat from Nothing Bundt Cakes! After an evening of amazing dancing & good company, This Little Piggy brought out the late night snack – a PRETZEL station! It was almost too beautiful to eat, but once guests started digging in, it was a hit.

Julia + Josh – we loved reminiscing on your wedding day and hope that your first year of marriage was bliss (besides the whole pandemic!!). Cheers to your next chapter & many happy years ahead! Thank you to Lauren Baker Photography for capturing this beautiful day!

THE VENDORS

Venue: Redeemed Farm
Catering: This Little Piggy
Bartender: Liquid Motion
Ceremony Music: Evan Tsai
Florist: E.L. Designs
Officiant: Tamar Gronvall
Photographer: Lauren Baker Photography
Desserts: Nothing Bundt Cakes
Makeup: Makeup by Nicole
Dress: Wedding Shoppe
Coordination: Rustic Elegance

Maryclare + Ted | Golden Oak Farm

THE PLANNING

Maryclare and Ted got married on a beautiful September day last year at Golden Oak Farm! This venue is S O gorgeous and fun – we especially loved the llamas [+ so did the guests]. Another fun part about this venue is that the house is available to rent, so the couple and their wedding party/family took advantage of this opportunity and spent the weekend there.  Pre-wedding, lead planner Kellie worked with the couple on their Elegance Package details. The couple lived out of state, so we were very happy to help them from afar.  Due to the amount of rentals we brought, we got to use our shiny new trailer to transport it all! The Rustic Elegance delivery squad delivered the trailer the night before the wedding and unloaded it. 

THE MORNING

The next morning – we woke up ready to get these two M A R R I E D! My and Kellie arrived onsite to help place the rest of the rentals/decor while the wedding party prepped in the house. Apres dropped off the chairs and linens for the reception. The ladies got ready with Luminous Beauty helping them with their hair and makeup, while the guys got all dressed up. The wedding party consisted of 6 bridesmaids, 6 groomsmen and an adorable ring bearer/flower girl combo. Flowers were put together by Maryclare’s mom and were S O gorgeous. Sarah Chacos caught some great shots of the wedding party and family, and before we knew it, it was ceremony time! 

THE CEREMONY

The ceremony took place Riverside at Golden Oak – we love this ceremony site with the river flowing in the background. Our shepard’s hooks and mason jars filled with wildflowers lined the ceremony aisle as guests took their seats. The wedding party glided down the aisle with the beautiful accompaniment from two members of the Bluewater Kings Band, followed by Maryclare + her dad walking to “I belong to you”. The couple’s friend, Matt, stood as their officiant and helped them make it official! After the first kiss, the couple walked out to “Wouldn’t It Be Nice” by the Beach Boys, and stationed themselves under one of the big oak trees for their receiving line. 

THE RECEPTION

After they got through greeting all of their guests, everyone headed off to the cocktail hour in the house/patio area. The Bluewater Kings Band duo played casual music as guests mingled and enjoyed passed appetizers from Gastrotruck. Guests then moved to the lower part of the barn for dinner. The tables were decorated with Rustic Elegance milk glass vases filled with wild flowers. The couple decided on a plated meal for their guests, which was provided by Gastrotruck. Maryclare and Ted enjoyed their first meal together as a married couple at an A D O R A B L E sweetheart table. For dessert, the couple opted for cupcakes and cake using Rustic Elegance cake stands/crates. After dinner speeches + dessert, everyone headed upstairs for the dance! More members of The Bluewater Kings Band arrived to get the party started – and truly kept it going all night long. Every one of the guests joined the dancing fun and the dance floor remained packed all night long! Seriously the most dancing we have seen! 

This wedding was so S T U N N I N G and we had so much fun being a part of their day [and we also worked really hard, we got our steps in with each of the planners tracking 13 mile]!  Maryclare + Ted – we hope that married life is treating you well + you are enjoying this new adventure in life together. Thank you to Sarah Chacos for sharing these amazing photos featured in the blog! 

THE VENDORS

Venue: Golden Oak Farm
Catering & Bartending: Gastrotruck
Beer/Wine Delivery: Mac’s Liquor
Chair/Linen Rentals: Apres Tent Rental
Decor Rentals: Rustic Elegance
Band: Bluewater Kings Band
Florist: Flutterby Flower Farm
Photographer: Sarah Chacos
Desserts: The Copper Hen
Transportation: Carlson Lines
Hair/Makeup: Luminous Beauty
Dress: The Dress Theory Seattle // Rime Arodaky
Bathrooms: Onsite 
Coordination: Rustic Elegance

McKenna + Matt | Backyard Wedding

Matt & McKenna threw a big backyard wedding that was stunning! McKenna & RE team member Kayla have been friends since they were little kids – joining a swim team when they were in elementary school together. They ended up going to the same college and swimming on the same team together again. College is also where McKenna met her fiance, Matt. They were friends first and it was actually after Matt had graduated from college that they started to date. After 3 years, Matt proposed to McKenna with the help of their pup/ring bearer, Mowgli on a walk that was life-changing!

When the couple was leaning towards a backyard wedding, they knew that Rustic Elegance was a must! McKenna had always dreamed of getting married at her parent’s house on the lake where she grew up.  With all the unknowns of planning a tent wedding, the couple met with Lead Coordinator Kellie to start planning their dream wedding. Kellie was also there the day they delivered the tent to ensure that all was set up according to plan. After the tent was set up, We’ve Got It Covered added draping and string lights for the extra WOW factor in this big tent. 

The morning of the wedding was finally here! The ladies got ready in the house with Anna Elizabeth Makeup & City Image Salon, while the Rustic Elegance team of Kellie & Kelly prepped the decor for the ceremony and reception spaces. The weather was a little tricky that day, starting out with some rain. The ceremony was set up to be done lakeside, so we all prayed the weather would let up in time. McKenna put on her dress with her mama and did a first look with her bridesmaids, and then proceeded to do one with her dad (so sweet!!!) before finally seeing her future hubby for his first look at his beautiful bride. Megan Tetzloff Photography then snapped some amazing wedding party photos & family photos while the rain let up just in time for the ceremony to be by the lake as planned. Will Clark got some cool shots to use in their wedding video (which turned out perfect!). The couple had their neighbor, Olivia be their flower girl and gave their pup Mowgli the important ring bearer title – they made the most dynamic (and cute!!) duo.

After a beautiful ceremony and a fun little surprise from the pastor (confetti streamers!), the couple drove off in a vintage car down the road to then join their wedding party for a pontoon cocktail hour on the lake, while guests enjoyed cocktail hour under the tent. Dinner was served by Pizzeria 201 and was AMAZING! For dessert, the couple opted for mini cheesecakes with a variety of toppings, and a special cheesecake for themselves (including a lego cake topper which was ADORABLE). Following dessert & speeches, the Musicians Unlimited band turned up the music & got the party started, and kept the dance floor going all night long. 

Matt & McKenna – we hope married life is a dream (especially during this quarantine) and that you are loving it! Thank you for having Rustic Elegance coordinate your tent wedding & for being such a fun couple to work with. Huge shout out to Megan Tetzloff Photography & Will Clark Videography for the amazing photos & video featured in the blog! 

VENDORS
Catering: Pizzeria 201
Rentals: G&K Rentals
Decor: We’ve Got It Covered
Band: Musicians Unlimited
Florist: Judy’s Floral Design
Officiant: First Lutheran Church
Photographer: Megan Tetzloff Photography
Videographer: Will Clark
Hair: City Image Salon
Makeup: Anna Elizabeth Makeup
Dress: Wedding Shoppe // Mori Lee
Bathrooms: Rent and Save Portables
Freezer Trailer: Waterville Food and Ice
Hotel: Holiday Inn, Lakeville
Coordination: Rustic Elegance

Wedding Video by Will Clark:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Glws2vAddwg&feature=youtu.be

Barbara + David | Redeemed Farm

If you thought the groom’s dinner from our last blog was A M A Z I N G – wait until you see how the wedding day was for Barbara + David. If you missed it, we blogged about their gorgeous outdoor groom’s dinner and you can read that by clicking here.

The morning of the wedding was so beautiful and peaceful at one of our favorite venues, Redeemed Farm. Barbara got ready in the bridal suite at Redeemed Farm into dress number one. She had a casual dress as she greeted guests in and then changed into dress number two for the ceremony and remainder of the evening. While they were getting ready and enjoying their morning, My + Kellie placed the decor throughout the space at the farm along side Ashley Fox Designs, who placed the florals. The floral install for this day was A M A Z I N G and not one flower short of breathtaking. The RE team placed the rentals throughout the space including barrels, furniture, and our galvanized tin bar which we placed in the machine shed for use during cocktail hour. The couple decided to switch up the traditional wedding timeline and host the cocktail hour with apps before the ceremony, then move guests to the barn for the ceremony, and then downstairs for dinner and back upstairs for the dance. The couple greeted guests as they arrived in the machine shed, as did the bluegrass band Good Morning Bedlam.
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After a lovely cocktail hour, guests were asked to take a seat for the wedding ceremony. The couple got ready for the ceremony and Barbara changed into dress number two. The couple’s children made up the wedding party. We loved that it was a F A M I L Y affair! They then proceeded to the ceremony where Barbara’s son, Edison, played the piano for a beautiful prelude to the ceremony music. It was a beautiful ceremony, including a sweet sand ceremony as the unity symbol that included all of the children on top of a Rustic Elegance barrel with wooden top.
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After the couple said their “I do’s”, guests headed downstairs for a Y U M M Y dinner provided by Custom Catering by Short Stop. The dinner was so fun, and you could tell there was so much love in the room for these two individuals! For dessert – the couple went all out with options including an ice cream trailer from Ben & Jerry’s, wedding cake from Buttercream Wedding Cakes, Nothing Bundt Cakes that were placed on every table to enjoy during speeches, as well as chocolate covered strawberries from Custom Catering by Short Stop AND a traditional Norwegian Cake – P H E W!
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After speeches, the couple headed out for the lock and key ceremony at Redeemed which we L O V E more and more every time. Redeemed Farm will provide you a lock and key and will let you lock it on their Grain Bin. It is so fun for us to go back each time and recognize the locks from all our couples – so S P E C I A L. Guests headed upstairs for dancing and the couple W O W – ed them with their choreographed first dance to Prairie Spring by Jay Ungar and Molly Mason. After that, the dance floor was open and guests were moving to the music all night long! Redeemed also lit a bonfire outside and guests enjoyed that as well on the beautiful July evening.
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Barbara + David – your love story is so inspiring and we loved being a part of your new chapter together. We hope that you are enjoying married life. Shout out to Graddy Photography + KT Sura for the various photos featured throughout the blog!

VENDORS
Venue: Redeemed Farm
Catering/Bar: Custom Catering by Short Stop
Band (Cocktail Hour): Good Morning Bedlam
Florist: Ashley Fox Designs
Photographers: Graddy Photography & KT Sura
Desserts:
Ice Cream Truck – Ben + Jerry’s
Cake – Buttercream Wedding Cake
Bundt Cakes – Nothing Bundt Cakes
Norweigan Cake
Strawberries – Custom Catering by Short Stop
Hair: Sudz Salon
Rentals: Rustic Elegance
Coordination: Rustic Elegance

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Lauren + Justin | Capitol Room

It was so much fun helping Lauren + Justin plan their special day! It was extra special to work with them since Lauren + Justin went to college with Kayla, one of Rustic Elegance’s team member’s, and got married in their cute little college town at a new venue, The Capitol Room. Kellie did a tour of the space and L O V E D it’s modern rustic vibe. Lauren was an amazing DIY bride and M A D E her flower centerpieces.. Out of coffee filters!! Lead planner Kellie loved meeting with the couple leading up to the big day. Once it was finally here, the morning started with the ladies prepping in the bridal suite on the second level of the venue, while the guys went out to a breakfast spot down the street. A little later, they joined at The Capitol Room in the groom’s room to get in their suits for the big day. Once everyone was ready, Justin + Lauren did their first look photos. Annie Galloway captured this P E R F E C T L Y – the couple is so fun and loving and so were all the photos! The bridal party then joined in for some fun group photos before family photos. One of our favorite parts was that Lauren’s Grandma was actually one of her bridesmaids, and was the S W E E T E S T woman.

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After pictures with family + friends, it was time for the wedding party to “hide” as guests arrived. The main level of The Capitol Room acts as the ceremony spot and then is flipped/transformed into a beautiful dining space. In the back of the main room, there is a staircase leading to a cute little cocktail hour room, equipped with it’s own bar & space for snacks! After the couple said their I Do’s, guests headed down into the cocktail room and The Capitol Room staff, catering staff, and Rustic Elegance team worked to flip the room. We set up Lauren’s homemade centerpieces: cute little flower boxes made out of coffee filters and colored to look like real flowers – so A M A Z I N G! After a blink of an eye, the room flip was done and it was time to bring guests back in for dinner.

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Guests were A M A Z E D as to how the room transformed into such a gorgeous dinner room. For the grand entrance, the couple surprised guests up on the balcony that overlooked the dinner space! Dinner provided by Chef Craig’s Catering was D E V I N E, as was the dessert spread. The couple opted for a simple and sweet dessert table with T O N S of options (including cannolis!!). After dinner + speeches, a few tables in the front were cleared for dancing the night away. Instant Request DJ pumped up the jams and kept the dance floor full all night long!

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Lauren + Justin – we hope that your life as newlyweds is amazing & everything you dreamed it would be. We enjoyed being your day of coordinator! And thank you to Annie Galloway Photography for sharing these wonderful images of their day with us!

VENDORS
Venue: The Capitol Room
Catering: Chef Craig’s Catering
Bartending: The Capitol Room
DJ: Instant Request DJ
Photographer: Annie Galloway Photography
Desserts: Diamond Dust Bakery
Hair/Makeup: Karizma Salon & Spa
Dress: Inspire Bridal Boutique
Coordination: Rustic Elegance

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Emily + Nick | Round Barn Farm

Nick + Emily were so much fun to work with while planning their wedding! Lead coordinator Kellie loved that both of them came to their pre-planning meetings so she could get to know both of them and what their wedding dreams looked like as a couple. They were set for a spring wedding at the Round Barn, one of our F A V places!

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The ladies spent the morning of the wedding getting hair & makeup done at the barn by Lady Vamp Artistry, while the guys got spiffed up in the groom’s room. While the bridal party prepped for the day, the RE team was busy setting up the decor throughout the space. The couple opted to rent decor from RE including our white sofa, buffet table, dessert stands and some signs! After everyone was ready, Forth and Able caught some amazing pictures of the crew before the ceremony, including an A D O R A B L E first look. We did a quick day of rehearsal before the guests arrived for the ceremony. It was then time to start! The ceremony was short, sweet and beautiful. The couple chose to partake in doing a unity symbol, which was a wooden chest filled with notes and mementos from their years together. The Stringdingers Bluegrass Band played during the ceremony and the live music was beautiful in the outdoor space at Round Barn.

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After the ceremony, guests enjoyed a cocktail hour in the pavilion before heading into the round barn for the dance. The gifts & cards were placed on Round Barn’s old horse carriage – we L O V E D this! Dinner was served by A’BriTin [as always, so Y U M M Y], and desserts were cupcakes/small cake from The Copper Hen. Instead of doing guest favors, the couple donated money to cancer research – a very cool way to honor something special to you as a couple. After dinner, dessert & speeches, it was time to dance the night away. The first dance for the newly married couple was played by the Stringdingers, “You and Me” written by Tom Petty. The Stringdingers then picked it up and guests joined in for a night full of love, laughter and dancing. Guests also were able to enjoy the bonfire with smores outside before the late night snack arrived [P I Z Z A].

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Emily + Nick – your day was one for the books! We L O V E D being a part of your wedding and hope that married life is treating you well in this new chapter of life. Thank you to Forth and Able for sharing these great photos of their day with us!

Venue: Round Barn Farm
Catering & Bartender: A’BriTin Catering
Band: Stringdingers Bluegrass Band
Florist: McKenny and Fern
Officiant: Amanda Samples
Photographer: Forth and Able
Desserts: The Copper Hen Cakery
Transportation: White Glove Shuttle
Hair and Makeup: Lady Vamp Artistry
Dress Shop/Brand: Our Shop Bridal // Allure
Hotel: St. James Hotel + Holiday Inn Express – Red Wing
Coordination/Decor: Rustic Elegance

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Megan + Colton | Almquist Farm

Megan + Colton were so much fun to work with. Throughout the planning process, lead planner Kellie loved meeting with Megan and her mom to come up with the master plan. The morning of June 15 came about, and the weather was a little tricky. It started without rain in the forecast, but Kellie kept radar watch while the couple enjoyed themselves getting ready in the bridal suite at Almquist. The combination bridal suite has a level downstairs for the gentleman, and the upstairs level is all for the ladies! Lindsey White Photography was there to capture the day, and took some A M A Z I N G photos! The couple did their first look with a few little drizzles, but were covered by cute, clear umbrellas [+ the first look was S O sweet!].

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While the couple + their bridal party were prepping for the day, Kellie + Kayla set up the beautiful main barn for the reception. Simple greens paired with small vases with white flowers, and clear votives dressed up the already S T U N N I N G farm tables that Almquist provides. The couple also rented Rustic Elegance dessert stands to decorate their dessert table of mini-cupcakes [so Y U M M Y]!

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The rain was intermittent throughout the afternoon, allowing for photos under the main barn’s overhang and out in the lawn. Luckily, the rain cleared up just in the knick of time for their outdoor ceremony. The wedding party glided down the beautiful aisle/trail before the bride and her dad took their walk. After a gorgeous ceremony under the trees overlooking the valley, guests migrated to the main barn for cocktail hour and dinner. This Little Piggy provided a C L A S S I C meal that all guests loved. The cute mini-cupcakes were also a hit for all of the guests – the perfect bite sized T R E A T!

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After dinner + desserts, it was time for speeches + dancing. Megan’s dad captured a fun video during his speech – he ran around the entire room with his phone and people cheered for the newlyweds! Such a fun memory that these two will have F O R E V E R! Then it was time to get the party started on the dance floor. Lindsey White Photography also snapped a full group photo on the dance floor of A L L wedding guest attendees – so C U T E!

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Megan + Colton – we hope that married life is A M A Z I N G like you two are, and that you have many happy years ahead.

VENDORS
Venue: Almquist Farm
Catering: The Little Piggy
Bartending: Almquist Farm
DJ: Bellagala
Florist: Lakeside Floral
Photographer: Lindsey White Photography
Desserts: This Little Piggy
Transportation: First Student
Makeup: Lauren Smith
Hair: Belissimo Salon
Dress: Wedding Connection
Coordination + Rentals: Rustic Elegance

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Jenna + Michael | Backyard Wedding

Jenna + Michael were so A M A Z I N G to work with as we planned their backyard wedding. The couple opted to get married in a church and enjoyed an open air reception in the bride’s parent’s backyard. The backup plan was to use their shed, and we were worried that with all the rain during the week leading up that we would have to use the the backup plan instead of the beautiful yard. Thankfully, Mother Nature blessed the couple with the rain stopping, yard drying up, and a bright + sunny wedding day! The night before the wedding, lead planner Kellie stayed in the town of New Ulm for the evening and enjoyed dinner at a super cute little place in downtown.

The Rustic Elegance team of Kellie + Andrea arrived the morning of the big day to help set up the tables/chairs outside in the lawn with the groomsmen. After those big items were set out, we began the detail work – setting out the rest of their decor. The couple had a Jenga set as their guest book, which guests were to sign a piece [what a F U N keepsake!!]. The couple also gathered photos of their family to make a family tree display which we loved. On the back of the tree were photos of the couple over the years – so fun to see each stage together. Their seating chart was made of an old window, such a C U T E idea. For the head table, G&K Event Rentals provided beautiful wood harvest tables. After all of the decor was set up, Kellie headed to the church while Andrea held down the fort and greeted the vendors as they arrived.

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The ceremony at the church was short & sweet, then guests headed to the backyard for cocktail hour and dinner. The guests used mason jars as their drinking glasses and then were able to take them home [fun idea + saves on garbage]. During cocktail hour, guests enjoyed yard games that included Hammerschlaggan. Next, it was time for a yummy buffet style dinner provided by Gutes Essen Catering and Deli. After dinner, the dancing started with the couple’s first dance to “You Make It Easy” by Jason Aldean. The dancing took place outside under the large trees in the yard.. It was one of the most romantic settings ever! The string lights hung from tree to tree enhanced the romance even more. DJ Matt from Showtime Productions kept the party going all night long under the stars!

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Jenna + Michael – it was so much fun helping plan your P E R F E C T wedding day! We loved being a part of the first day of your new chapter as husband + wife, and wish you all the best in the rest of your chapters ahead. Shout out to Stacy Pfaff Photography for sharing these G O R G E O U S photos with us!

VENDORS
Ceremony: Cathedral of Holy Trinity
Reception: Backyard of Family
Catering: Gutes Essen Catering and Deli
Bartender: Best Western
Rentals: G&K Rentals
DJ: Showtime Productions
Florist: A to Zinia
Photographer: Stacy Pfaff Photography
Hair: Aura Salon
Makeup: InStyle Salon
Bathrooms: Onsite
Hotel: Best Western
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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 house in 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 Whitney Sue Photography 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: Whitney Sue Photography
Videographer: High Shine Media
Desserts: Something Sweet by Maddie
Hotel: Country Inn and Suites Albertville
Coordination: Rustic Elegance

Rolling Ridge | Kayla + Steve

Steve & Kayla are two of the S W E E T E S T people ever! Lead planner Kellie loved her pre-wedding meetings with this cute bride to talk about planning their big day. The couple met at a church in Rochester, and he popped the question with a video of adorable messages and notes from their closest family & friends playing as a trailer before a movie they were seeing in the theater! So adorable!

These sweethearts tied the knot at Rolling Ridge Event Center. We L O V E this space and working with the Rolling Ridge staff. They were married on a beautiful Sunday afternoon, in front of 80 of their closest family & friends. The barn interior was decorated with We’ve Got It Covered’s draping, paired with St. Cloud Floral’s flower hoops above the head table. The guest tables were decorated with RE table numbers, and votive candles spread throughout. The head table was set for the couple and their children – a fun way to include them in their big day.

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The ceremony took place by the old barn foundation/rock wall, where St. Cloud Floral decorated the ceremony arch beautifully. After the short & sweet ceremony, guests headed to the barn for cocktail hour and dinner. Short Stop Custom Catering always does a fantastic job, and we love working with them. They have an amazing coffee bar that always has E V E R Y T H I N G & and impeccable service!! For dessert, the couple opted for Nothing Bundt Cakes [always a fan favorite], placed delicately on RE’s dessert stands.

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Kayla + Steve – we hope married life is nothing but the best as we near your one year anniversary next month. Thank you to Sherry Ramer for the great photos of the couple and this very S P E C I A L day!

VENDORS
Venue: Rolling Ridge
Catering/Bar: Short Stop Custom Catering
Decor: We’ve Got It Covered
Florist: St. Cloud Floral
Photographer: Sherry Ramer
Desserts: Nothing Bundt Cakes
Hair: Regis Salon
Dress: Carrie Johnson Bridal
Coordination: Rustic Elegance

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