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The Wedding Vendors Podcast is a podcast dedicated to help Brides and Grooms plan their Wedding. I will be interviewing local wedding vendors in ND and MN. We will discuss how to plan a wedding pick a venue, choose a florist, choose a professional photographer, and tips to help you have the perfect wedding day.

The Wedding Vendors Podcast is a podcast dedicated to help Brides and Grooms plan their Wedding. I will be interviewing local wedding vendors in ND and MN. We will discuss how to plan a wedding pick a venue, choose a florist, choose a professional photographer, and tips to help you have the perfect wedding day.


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The Wedding Vendors Podcast is a podcast dedicated to help Brides and Grooms plan their Wedding. I will be interviewing local wedding vendors in ND and MN. We will discuss how to plan a wedding pick a venue, choose a florist, choose a professional photographer, and tips to help you have the perfect wedding day.






Ep47 - Interview with Leah Halverson - Avalon Event Center

Leah began her career in weddings doing independent planning, décor design, and day-of coordination in western North Dakota. When her ambition outgrew her surroundings, she moved to Fargo in the summer of 2017 to pursue a full-time career in wedding planning. After running the wedding programs at the Ramada and Radisson, she joined the Avalon in August of 2019. She brings passion, dedication, and enthusiasm to her position making the Avalon the premier venue for weddings in the FM area.


Ep46 - The tux, the shoes, part two

A continuation of the last show with more about music and lists. Creating the soundtrack for the happiest day of your life is a big deal. Before you start trying to curate the perfect list of tunes, there are a few things to consider. From hunting for inspiration to making the whole thing sound cohesive, it’s a touch more complicated than throwing all of your favorite songs into a Spotify playlist. But don’t get stressed! We’ve made you a list of everything to remember when choosing your...


Ep45 - The tux the dress, the shoes, and the grooves.

6 Fashion Rules for Grooms You want to look as stylish as your partner on your wedding day—so follow these rules. As the groom, all eyes will be on you (and your partner) on your wedding day, so of course you want to look your best. Need help figuring out what to wear? Don't worry—we've got you covered. Follow our rules below to look stylish when you say "I do." Rule 1: Your suit or tux should fit the venue and location the most basic level, your attire should be appropriate for your...


Ep44- Interview with Officiant Amber

An award-winning officiant: Amber received WeddingWire's “Couples Choice Award” in 2018 and 2019 and the Antelope Valley Press' “Best of” Award in the officiant category in 2019. Officiant Amber specializes in customized, non-boring wedding ceremonies written exclusively for the couple after an in-depth couples interview. Each wedding is unique to the couple, so whether you are looking for an elaborate ceremony at a local venue or prefer a simple, quiet elopement-style license signing in...


Ep43- Sweet Invitations

When choosing a wedding cake it does not have to be short and sweet, The wedding cake is often a major part of any reception. It can serve as a focal point to draw people’s attention. Many celebrations include a ceremonial cutting of the cake. It’s not surprising that people stress over finding the perfect cake. Click here for Hitchswitch


Ep-42 Wedding Timeline and Rehearsal-Dinner

Designing a rehearsal dinner that represents you and your fiancé helps kick off your wedding weekend in an unforgettable way. With your family and closest friends gathered together, the rehearsal night is a special time to celebrate and enjoy quality time. Use your personal style Your rehearsal is the official start of your wedding weekend—and helps set the stage for what’s to come. When planning, try to tie in your rehearsal dinner with the overall vibe of your wedding. Be...


Ep-41b Wedding Hair and Makeup

Wedding Hair and Makeup with Sam and Lynn from enlightened beauty.


Ep-41a Unedited unscripted

Tonight we are chatting about what has been going on the last few weeks. Also a little about hair, next week we will do a deep dive on this subject.


Ep-40 Interview with Founder and CEO of Hitch Switch - Jake Wolff

We talk about Hitch Switch, and how this time saving service helps you change your lastname after the wedding. You can change your name online, instead of in-line! HitchSwitch was created to simplify a complicated process. Essentially, we take all of the stress out of the name- change process. With us, you can change your name online, instead of in-line! Our founder, Jake Wolff, was in his first year of law school when his wife was wishing for easy instructions to simplify the name-change...


Ep-39 Everything Under the Rental Tent

Planning an Outdoor Wedding. The Necessities There's something indescribable about an outdoor wedding: the unparalleled beauty of a rocky ocean shore, a romantic botanical garden, the warm familiarity of your own backyard Tents can be pitched just about anywhere. Stake one in your favorite park or even outside a gorgeous mansion or estate, if that's the venue you choose. Whether you're going for formal or casual, tents come in all shapes, sizes and materials. Work with your local rental...


Ep-38 Select bridesmaid's dresses

1. Begin by browsing. Start off by doing some research. it's a good idea to tear out pages or save images to your inspiration board to help zero in on the colors and styles you like best. Be open minded with your gals! Get their input! 2. Keep costs in mind. If any of your friends have been in the bridal party before, they'll know bridesmaids pay for their own dresses. But a gentle reminder is never a bad idea. When it comes to price, try to be considerate of your friends' lifestyles. If...


Ep-37 Honeymoon Hunting

Honeymoon Hunting Where to start Budget, budget, or and, budget Be specific about what type of honeymoon you both want. (white sandy beach, backpacking through the mountains, egyption pyramids, etc.) When According to Wedding Paper Divas 40% of couples wait 13 to 18 months between “Yes!” and “I do” giving them ample time to plan the optimal honeymoon. 6-8 months prior, especially if you're planning to go to a specialized resort, as premium rooms book up early. I would recommend...


Ep-36 - Interview with Sonja - MN Bride Magazine

Sonja Babich is the Associate Publisher for Minnesota Bride. Sonja brings a wealth of bridal experience to Minnesota Bride. In addition to her sales and marketing role, her duties included filling the day to day operations and the main wedding planner role for countless Minnesota Brides. I am a COBBER! Proud alum of class of 2010! Very involved with planning Concordia’s 2009 Homecoming and doing those fun Corn Feeds! Double Major in Art-Studio & Communications!


Ep-35 - Create your wedding website and Wedding Invitations

Create and launch your wedding website What is a wedding website for, anyway? Think of your wedding website as the ultimate guide to your wedding. For guests, the wedding website is an invaluable catch-all resource. It will include: Answers to all of their most frequently asked questions, including information about dress code, gift registries, and wedding day itinerary A travel planner for out-of-town guests looking for lodging options For you, the wedding website serves more...


Ep-34 -Wedding Registry and Hotel Block

Episode 34 Wedding Registry and Hotel Block Select 2-4 different places to register. Use Sites like WayFair and Amazon if you want to have those one stop shop and sometimes free shipping options for guests. Sarah from “ The Element Hotel” When deciding on booking a block of rooms the average number of rooms is about 10 rooms. This gives guest and the hotel enough space for all family. They also offer upgrades to rooms as well, and a Marriott Membership that has some pretty good...


Ep-33 - Champagne wishs and good dishes

If you’re buying your own wedding wines, then you’ve already taken the smartest step forward by caring enough to find out more! Learn what wines work best for events like weddings and how much wine to have on hand. Wine is a highlight to a wedding, so it’s a great idea to find one what’s right for you. There will be sparkling wine for the toast but the rest of the wine is up to you! Consider the following:


Ep-32 - Saying Yes to Your Dress!

We interviewed Kenzie from Affairs by Brittany is a unique little bridal boutique in the way that we really want to give an amazing experience that no other stores in our area offers. We want you to feel like you're at home with your girls having an amazing time while you relax and shop for the perfect gown. Follow us on instagram: @affairsbybrittany and on facebook: Affairs by Brittany Bridal


Ep-31 - Transportation

Today we discuss what transportation that is available around the area. We also talk about that is happening around the surrounding with bridal shows and events.


Ep-30 -Interview with Erika with a K Designs

What is your style? Classic? Glamorous? Bohemian? Minimalist? What are the general colors you want, try to be open-minded and use the color palette as a guideline Instead of “gray and white” for example, think of a “neutrals” color palette consisting of ivory, beige, and colors with gray undertones, like charcoal, olive green, and khaki – use the more generalized wording for google searches Depending on what the budget will allow, you can cover your essentials and then add extras to...


Ep29 - 7 Steps to a stress free wedding - Budgeting

Step 4: Macro and Micro Budget Let’s talk about budgeting, you may or may not have a macro budget or an overall budget yet. If you have a set amount of money to work with then that is your macro budget. If you do not and you’re open to range you will need to work that range down or up depending on what you want prior to starting your buying process. So, in other words you need to figure out your budget range is going to be A Note about Budgets: I rarely RARELY meet a Bride who starts...