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Photo by Amanda Nippoldt

Real Bride Jill's advice for selecting a pro to create your big-day blooms. more

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The good, bad, ugly, and crazy dreams that come along with planning a wedding. more

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Bauhaus Brew Labs patio

Photo by Caitlin Abrams

Real Groom Steve and his fiancée Maggie found the perfect reception location for their Labor Day wedding. more

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Our new Real Bride blogger Jessica, an event planner in Chicago, is planning her big day on a tight timeline—and from out of state! more

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The event planner is getting married on September 8 at Mansion at Uptown in Minneapolis. more

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A suit at Atmosfere in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Photo by Caitlin Abrams

Real Bride Jill's fiancé, Bryan, shares his (surprisingly simple!) experience with suit shopping. more

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Photo by Whims and Joy

Allison recaps the highlights from her wedding in her final Real Bride blog post. more

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Photos by Amanda Nippoldt

Real Bride Jill breaks down the sometimes-overwhelming process of defining your big-day aesthetic. more

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From wineries to karaoke, Real Bride Allison celebrates her bachelorette party. more

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Photo by Amanda Nippoldt Photography

See how Real Bride and stationery designer Jill made this important piece of her wedding paper suite. more

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Photo by Brenna Kjelberg

Real Bride Jill quickly realized dress shopping is more stressful than it appears on TV. more

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Photos by Josh Grubbs. Styling by Alison Hoekstra.

Whether you’re planning a traditional soirée or a fun fête, add a splash of color to your paper goods and give your guests a glimpse of the suite life. more

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Real Bride Allison tests out her wedding-day hair and makeup. more

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See the products Real Bride Jill used to pop the question to her 'maids. more

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Real Bride Allison was "showered" with gifts—and snow! more

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Photo by Whitney B. Photography

Why Real Bride Jill chose Legacy Hill Farm in Welch for her big day. more

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With 60 days left until "I do," here's what Real Bride Allison is wrapping up. more

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Earl and Wilson Event Center

Photo by Kelly Birch Photography

The new wedding venue in historic St. Paul embraces its history - down to the original 1800s brick walls. more

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Budgeting and wedding planning

Photo by Sewell Photography

The first task on Real Bride Jill's to-do list was the least fun—but most important!—part of wedding planning. more

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When Real Bride Allison started on her wedding stationery, she realized there's a lot of conflicting information out there. more

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