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Ballroom at McKay Wedding Reception | Paul & Alannah

By Brooke DePauw / January 15, 2020 /

I’m so excited to share the second part of this gorgeous wedding day with Paul & Alannah’s Ballroom at McKay wedding reception in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The best way to describe this lovely wedding reception was cozy. The couple hosted their ceremony at a greenhouse in the Downtown Market in Grand Rapids. After the ceremony…

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Bride and groom enjoying their ceremony during their Downtown Market Grand Rapids wedding

Downtown Market Grand Rapids Wedding Ceremony | Paul & Alannah

By Brooke DePauw / January 1, 2020 /

I love when we get the opportunity to scoot up to Grand Rapids to execute a wedding. And a Grand Rapids Downtown Market wedding is one of my favorites! Located in the thick of downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan this unique wedding venue gives you greenhouse and nature vibes in an urban area – what could…

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Loft 310 Chapel: Wedding Ceremony Venue in Kalamazoo

By Brooke DePauw / December 18, 2019 /

The Loft 310 Chapel is a new space that just opened up in Kalamazoo, Michigan and I am loving it! If you have never heard of Loft 310 or the Entertainment District let me first start there. Loft 310 is a beautiful wedding venue located in the heart of downtown Kalamazoo complete with two gorgeous…

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A soft seating section at a Loft 310 wedding

A Summer Loft 310 Wedding | Brooke & Michael

By Brooke DePauw / December 11, 2019 /

Whenever we get asked to do a Loft 310 wedding in Kalamazoo, Michigan I get really excited because its one of my all time favorite venues. And Brooke & Michael’s wedding took the space to a whole new level! Brooke and Michael met while they were attending Western Michigan University and decided to bring their…

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couple walking through a vineyard wedding in michigan

5 of the Best Vineyard Wedding Venues in Michigan

By Brooke DePauw / November 27, 2019 /

There isn’t anything much more beautiful than a vineyard wedding in Michigan. Between the rolling hills, lake views and of course the wine, a vineyard wedding is where it is at! With over 112 vineyards in Michigan it can be pretty difficult to decide which one to host your wedding at. So today I wanted…

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A reception set for a Ypsilanti Freighthouse Wedding

A Ypsilanti Freighthouse Wedding | Amber & Kurt

By Brooke DePauw / November 13, 2019 /

Gosh, I love sharing my amazing client’s wedding days and Amber & Kurt’s Ypsilanti Freighthouse wedding in Ypsilanti, Michigan is definitely a special one! As I was going through their album trying to select what photos I wanted to share I couldn’t help but smile. Going through the photos had me reflecting back on the…

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Two ladies from an entrepreneur community smiling at each other during The Haven Conference

How To Find and Create an Entrepreneur Community

By Brooke DePauw / October 30, 2019 /

If you follow me on Instagram you have probably heard me talk about my entrepreneur community or tribe a lot. I’m a huge believer in having a strong entrepreneur community around you that will push you and encourage you to chase those goals and dreams. But one of the biggest questions I get from other…

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A bride and groom dancing by the lake during their Spring Lake Country Club wedding

Spring Lake Country Club Wedding | Michelle & Brendan

By Brooke DePauw / October 16, 2019 /

Holiday weekend weddings are always fun so when Michelle & Brendan decided to ask their guests to spend their Memorial Day weekend at their Spring Lake Country Club wedding in Spring Lake, Michigan I knew the weekend would be a total! One of the things that stuck with me the most from this beautiful Spring…

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A ceremony set up on the beach of Lake Michigan and a blog post talks about all the wedding dos from this wedding day

13 Wedding Dos: Things I Loved From My Wedding

By Brooke DePauw / October 2, 2019 /

We hear so much about things you shouldn’t do at your wedding, but rarely hear about the wedding dos. As much as I try to focus my clients on the wedding don’ts I think it is equally as important to show some of the wedding dos. So to use my own wedding as an example…

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couple getting married on the rooftop during a Kalamazoo, Michigan wedding

A Fall Loft 310 Wedding | Jeff & Madison

By Brooke DePauw / September 18, 2019 /

You know those people you hit it off with right away? Well that was Jeff & Madison for me so when they asked me to assist in coordinating and doing florals for their Loft 310 wedding in Kalamazoo, Michigan – I couldn’t help but say yes! Jeff & Madison are high school sweet hearts and…

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