TRUTH TIME : You deserve INCREDIBLE wedding photos. This guide will help you prepare for everything from getting ready to running out from your reception as husband + wife so that you can have the best possible photos of your big day! You can use this guide to help with making your schedule, deciding where and when to get ready, and so much more.  So reheat that cup of coffee or pour that wine and let's do this


 

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FAVORITE VENDORS

 

One of the most time consuming things in wedding planning is figuring out what vendors you want to have at your wedding day. I was a bride too, and I remember this all too well! Good news to all you Iowa brides: this is a list of ALL of my favorite vendors in Iowa! Hire these folks if you want the raddest wedding in all the land:

 

EAT + DRINK:

+ Provender

Gourmet, woodfire pizza from the coolest truck in town? Yeah, hire them now.

+ Local Burrito 

Iowa sourced ingredients at the truck side taco bar. Need I say more?

+ Bev the Barbarian 

Start the freakin' party with this little 1958 Comet Camper turned vintage mobile bar. 

+ Burgie's Coffee Truck

Booze not your thing? Burgie's Coffee Truck is the sure fire way to have the hipster wedding of your dreams. (Also, coffee is vital to keep the dancing going.)

+ The Outside Scoop

If you don't have an ice cream truck at your wedding, what are you even doing??

+ Baked. 

Two words: Cupcake. Truck. 

+ Caribbean Kitchen 

Spice up your wedding cuisine!

+ Lugo's Popcorn + Lemonade

Heyo summer weddings! The perfect treat for you and your people!

Florals:

+ Shelly Sarver Designs

+ Every Bloomin' Thing

+ Honeysuckle Hollow Floral Design

 

VENUES:

+ Little Lights

+ West End Salvage

+ Rollins Mansion

+ Rapid Creek Cidery

+ Red Acre Barn 

+ Martha's Gardens

+ Barnes' Place 

+ Salisbury House

+ Sutliff Cider 

DECOR + STYLING:

+ Borrow My Vintage

+ The Purple Wagon

+ Shelly Sarver Designs