MN Bride Best Of Awards (again!)

The MN Bride Best Of 2008 awards are being voted on right now. If you don’t know what they are, let me enlighten you. These awards are like the Oscars for wedding vendors and the winners are selected based on brides’ votes and other industry professionals. Basically, the awards recognize the top wedding vendors in […]

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Happy Anniversary

Yesterday was the one year anniversary of the launch of several services: cake, party favors, hair & makeup, event planning, dance instruction, floral, transportation and invitations. With a year under our belt, it is time to look back to 2007 and celebrate all the wonderful weddings we did. I am looking forward to a great […]

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Welcome Back Gretchen

Welcome Back Gretchen! We missed you and we know our clients did too. Good to have you back. For those of you who don’t know, Gretchen is Bellagala’s Director of SalesĀ and she was on maternity leaveĀ since October. Her and her husband Matt had a beautiful baby girl named Hannah! Sincerely, The Entire Bellagala Family. Voted […]

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year…

Client Names: Margo & Dick Date of Event: Nov. 24, 2007 Event Site: University Club of St. Paul DJ Name: Matt Williams Did your DJ arrive on time? Yes Did your DJ wear proper attire for your occasion? Yes Did your DJ maintain a professional personality? Yes Were you satisfied with the music which the […]

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MN Wedding Reception Locations

View more than 80 Minnesota Reception & Event Sites: http://www.bellagala.com/vendorfetch/

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Happy Birthday

To our great Director of Sales, Gretchen!

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Thank You Cards

One of the most important post-wedding items is the thank you’s. Although you have (according to traditional etiquette) up to a year to send out your thank you’s, I recommend getting them out as soon as you can. Your guests will appreciate and remember a prompt thank you. And make sure to make the thank […]

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Swinging Big Band Show

Here is a great link to a segment that aired on WCCO this past weekend. The Bellagala Big Band (also known as the Russ Peterson Big Band) is performing a tribute to Frank Sinatra at the Old Log Theater this Tuesday and Wednesday night. http://www.wcco.com/video/?id=33534@wcco.dayport.com

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Blogs, Blogs and More BLOGS

At Bellagala, we are always trying to find ways to make our services more personal. Additionally, we love technology! So naturally, we have added more blogs. If you love reading my blog, and who wouldn’t, check out some of our photographers’ blogs. You can access their blogs, galleries and interviews by going to the http://www.bellagala.com/photography/team.html […]

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The First Snow

On the way in to work this morning, the radio weatherman said the “S” word, snow. There is a high chance that we will see some flakes falling tonight! The first snowfall always reminds me of my childhood (okay, I know it snowed for a second the other day, but just go with it). I […]

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Doing Good

Below you will find an article from the White Bear Press and followin that is a response written by one of our brides. Her response will be published tomorrow in the same paper. I wanted to post this on our blog because I think it is good to acknowledge people who are making a difference […]

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The Wedding Timeline

I have been reading a lot of wedding magazines and web sites lately, and they make wedding planning seem like rocket science. Now I don’t know any rocket scientists (or regular scientists for that matter) but I imagine it is WAAY harder than wedding planning. Wedding planning can be easy(ish) and fun, with a few […]

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