Engagement Party

Pop the bubbly and show off the rock!

  • Time to Celebrate. Even the groom can get on board with these not-too-feminine invites. Invites (prices vary), from Dick & Jane Letterpress Co., 2500 University Ave., Ste. B8, St. Paul, 651-756-8990,
  • Dramatic Elegance. For the best effect, match your flowers to the vibe of the venue. Centerpiece (prices vary), from Bachman’s, multiple locations including 6010 Lyndale Ave. S., Mpls., 612-861-7600,
  • Triple Crown Fashion. Embrace the equestrian trend with this Belmont-inspired bag. Handbag ($390), by J.W. Hulme Co., from Pumpz & Company, Galleria, 952-926-2252,
  • Clean and Classic. Time to brush up on your table-plating etiquette. Accent plate ($0.95), bread plate ($0.95), coffee cup ($0.95), saucer ($0.95), dinner plate ($0.95), charger ($3), by Monique Couturier; bouillon spoon ($0.45), butter knife ($0.45), dinner knife ($0.45), dinner fork ($0.45), salad fork ($0.45), teaspoon ($0.45), by Minuet, all available for rent from Ultimate Events, 13405 15th Ave. N., Plymouth, 763-559-8368,
  • Crisis Averted. Mascara, Advil, hairspray, tissues—you’ll be prepared for anything with these MOB/MOG survival kits. Kit ($25), by Ms. & Mrs., from dugo, Galleria, 952-746-4440,


Bridal Shower

Before you throw the bouquet, throw a get-together.

Rehearsal Dinner

Don't forget to toast your loved ones.

flower arrangement

Farewell Brunch

Make it a memorable farewell.