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posted 12 years ago in Detroit
Post # 17
30 posts
  • Wedding: October 2009
  • Wedding Date: 10/09/09
  • Location: The Whitney, Detroit
  • Reception Venue: The Whitney and maybe a visit with friends to The Magic Stick after all the hoopla
  • Caterer: The Whitney
  • Photographer: Jen Carroll Photography of Wyandotte
  • Videographer: Epic Motion of Royal Oak
  • Cake: Pronto! of Royal Oak
  • DJ/Music: Panache for ceremony – cellist & violinist
  • Florist: Blumz by JR Designs of Ferndale
  • Any Other Vendors: Yates Cider Mill for favors, Rev. O’ Grady for officiant, Salon 429 of Rochester for hair/makeup

Post # 18
35 posts
  • Wedding: June 2010
  • Wedding Date: 6/5/10
  • Location: Clarkston, MI
  • Reception Venue: Pine Knob Mansion
  • Caterer: PKM
  • Photographer: Inspired Art
  • Videographer: n/a
  • Cake: Elite Sweets
  • DJ/Music: Music Box
  • Florist: Parsonage
  • Any Other Vendors
  • Post # 19
    100 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: November 2009

    • Wedding Date: November 7, 2009
    • Location: Chapel at Mill Race Historic Village, Northville
    • Reception Venue: Fox Hills Golf & Banquet Center, Fox Classic Clubhouse, Plymouth
    • Caterer: Fox Hills
    • Photographer: Mike Staff Productions: Nicole McHugh
    • Videographer: Haven’t decided if we are  booking on yet.  Mike Staff also does videographer
    • Cake: Gwen’s Cake Decorating – chocolate peanut butter cake?  SOLD!
    • Ceremony Music: Garza Violins – they have duets, trios and quartets
    • DJ: Mike Staff Productions: Dave LeVasseur
    • Florist: Uniquely Yours Events, Northville
    • Any Other Vendors:

    Post # 21
    9 posts
    • Wedding: May 2010

    Great idea! Here’s what I’ve go so far…


    • Wedding Date: May 22, 2010
    • Location: First Presbyterian Church of Saline
    • Reception Venue: The Michigan League (UofM campus)
    • Caterer: University Unions (The League catering)
    • Photographer: John Rogers Photography
    • Videographer: none
    • Cake: Jefferson Market and Cakery (YUM!!!)
    • DJ/Music: Mike Staff for DJ; cocktail music will be two friends playing tabla/sitar in the garden to get some Indian feel. During dinner my family friend will play piano as background music ๐Ÿ™‚
    • Florist: Happiness is… the litte Flower Shop (Plymouth, MI). They have been wonderful to work with so far!
    • Any Other Vendors: considering a photobooth from Shutterbooth; favors will be chocolates from either Grocer’s Daughter or Sweet Gem Confections; Out of Town bags will include Mackinac Island Fudge and sugar cookies from Potbellies; Rehearsal Dinner at Mac’s Acadian Seafood in Saline (again, YUM!); Dress is from Mimi’s Bridal, as are Bridesmaid or Best Man dresses. LOVE them!

    Post # 22
    241 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: May 2009 - University of Michigan Union

    Wedding Date:  5/30/2009

    Location (ceremony and reception) The University of Michigan Union

    Caterer: University Catering (they did a fabulous job!)

    Photographer: A Girl in Love Photography. All wedding photos plus portrait booth and boudoir shoot. She is amazing, I cannot recommend her enough! ๐Ÿ™‚

    Videographer: none

    Cake: Gwen’s cake decorating. Our cake was delicious and looked perfect! Also very reasonable prices!

    DJ/Music: Mr. Taffy put the playlist together, his friend from college made announcements and played the music from our laptop. The Union’s sound equipment that we rented was not too great.

    Florist: Sigur’s Florist. They did an amazing job on our aisle decorations! I have to say I was not thrilled with the quality of the centerpieces.

    Dress: Victoria’s Bridal in Dearborn. 

    Post # 23
    2702 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: September 2010

    Wanted to revive this MI thread! ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Wedding Date: 09/18/10
  • Location: Shelby Twp., MI
  • Reception Venue: Cherry Creek Golf Club
  • Caterer: Cherry Creek
  • Photographer: Westparkphoto.com, still browsing!
  • Videographer: Pro friend
  • Cake: Cakes by Christine’s, Shelby Twp.
  • DJ/Music: Pro friend
  • Florist: Viviano’s
  • Any Other Vendors: (will update as the date gets closer!)
  • Post # 24
    137 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: June 2010
  • Wedding Date: 6/26/2010
  • Location: Meadowbrook Country Club Northville
  • Reception Venue: Meadowbrook
  • Caterer: Meadowbrook
  • Photographer: Dionne at The Shooting Gallery
  • Videographer: tbd
  • Cake: tbd
  • DJ/Music: Naveen Sharma
  • Florist: tbd
  • Bridesmaids Dress: netbride.com
  • Dress: La Sposa Bridal (Newton, MA)
  • STDs: vistaprint.com
  • Post # 25
    940 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2010

    I feel so accomplished, I can finally post my Venues!


    • Wedding Date: 10/30/2010
    • Location: Faith Baptist, Waterford
    • Reception Venue: The Iroquois Club, Bloomfield Hills
    • Caterer: same
    • Photographer: Ryan Pavlovich
    • Videographer: NA
    • Cake: Really not a cake fan, so may do cupcakes VIA Costco
    • DJ/Music: Jason George of United Productions
    • Florist: Bouquets – Costco, Boutenierres – TBD
    • Transportation: TBD
    • Chair covers/sashes: none
    • Favors: DIY
    • Rehearsal dinner: Gino’s in Keego Harbor.
    • Dress: Julie’s Bridal Couture, Birmingham
    • Bridesmaid Dresses: Laura Lynn, Waterford
    • Tuxedos: Gerard Tuxedo, Livonia
    • Table Overlays: Wedding Linens Direct
    • Bride Accessories: Santanica on Etsy

    Post # 26
    365 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: March 2011

    • Wedding Date: April 29th, 2011
    • Location: Oxford, MI
    • Reception Venue:Devil’s Ridge Golf Club
    • Caterer: Provided by facility
    • Photographer: Vicki Lynn Bedford Photography
    • Videographer: n/a
    • Cake: Sweet and Savory Bake Shop
    • DJ/Music: Don Johnson
    • Florist: Unknown (so far)
    • Any Other Vendors:

    Post # 27
    7 posts

    Dolce La View is a pair of photographers new to the Detroit area. They take a modern, creative approach to weddings and their prices are low while they build their portfolio. You get TWO photographers too! Check them out: dolcelavie.smugmug.com


    If you are looking for a great videographer, check out Alan Lockwood at Lockwood Media in Birmingham. He does some great work!!

    Post # 28
    1 posts
    • Wedding: October 2010

    Wedding Date: October 15th, 2010

    Location: Addison Oaks, Leonard

    Reception: Addison Oaks, Leonard

    Caterer: same

    Photographer: Forever Portraits (family friend)

    Videographer: none

    Cake: Home Bakery, rochester

    Dj: Encore (They do mood lighting too!)

    Florist: not sure yet

    Invites: Magnetstreetweddings.com

    Hotel: Royal Park hotel. rochester

    Dress: A’dora belle bridal, waterford (great deal!)

    Bridesmaid dresses: Demetrios, Troy

    Post # 29
    1 posts
    • Wedding: September 2010

    Detroit/Historic/Autumn Weddin…

    • Wedding Date: September 18, 2010
    • Church: Jefferson Avenue Presbyterian Church (Pastor Peter Smith is awesome)
    • Reception Venue: Grosse Pointe War Memorial
    • Caterer: Provided by the hall
    • Photographer: Beth Merritt Photography
    • Videographer: Still looking
    • Cake: Sweet Treats by Anne Weertz
    • DJ/Music: Brendan Best DJ Service
    • Florist: TBD
    • Centerpieces:TBD
    • Dress: David’s Bridal
    • Bridesmaids Dresses: Blaga’s Bridal
    • Tuxedo’s: President Tuxedo
    • Transportation: Entertainment Express (Trolley)
    • Favors: Caramel Apples looking for vendor
    • Photo Booth: looking for vendor
    • Looking for linens

    Post # 30
    2083 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: May 2010

    • Wedding Date: May 14, 2010
    • Location: National Shrine of the Little Flower Catholic Church in Royal Oak
    • Reception Venue: The San Marino Club in Troy
    • Caterer: *see above*
    • Photographer: Chris Parker from Parker Photographic (www.parkerphotographic.com) – so glad we went with him!
    • Videographer: None
    • Cake: Home Bakery in Rochester (soooo yummy)
    • DJ/Music: Mike Staff Productions (can’t even begin to say how happy we were with the DJ)
    • Florist: Blossoms of Birmingham


    • Dress: Brides by Demetrios in Troy
    • Bridesmaids Dresses: Jim Hjelm
    • Tuxedos: President Tuxedo
    • Transportation: Luxury Limousine
    • Linens: Dooby Design Group (doobydesign.com)
    • Hotel: Embassy Suites in Troy

    Post # 31
    2083 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: May 2010

    @Jennhasfeet – I have a friend that had her reception at The Iroquois Club and it was absolutely beautiful! Awesome choice ๐Ÿ™‚

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