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7 Tips to Still Have Your Dream Wedding

Yes, you can still have the wedding of your dreams! And here’s how. I really feel for all the Brides I’m working with and all couples getting married this Spring and Summer. You have already been asked to make so many changes in your day to day life since COVID- 19, and yet, you have […]

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Favorite Wedding Vendors for an Iowa Wedding

The Midwest provides many choices for wedding vendors. So many that I decided to focus on just one State – Iowa. Iowa is also my choice because it is my home state and I know the wedding vendors here the best. The vendors I’ve chosen to feature are all vendors that I have worked with […]

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2020 Trends: Eco-Friendly Weddings

From the biggest trends predicted for 2020, there are three that I think will be influential this wedding season: 1) Eco-friendly, 2) Non-traditional wedding dresses and bridesmaid dresses and 3) Adding color to your wedding planning. Well, just looking at these trends can be a bit overwhelming for even the most organized Bride-to-be. No worries, […]

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Recently, we’ve received many questions ranging from ‘how long it takes for a couture designed veil to be made to ‘how do I make an appointment for the bridal shop to ‘what is couture design? So, I’m varying the topic for this post from our usual wedding topics to share a bit about Marti & […]

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9 Gift Ideas for Your Newly Engaged BFF

Did your BFF just get engaged? After you’ve toasted the event with your favorite bubbly (we suggest  Nicolas Feuillatte “Réserve” Brut Champagne 🥂) the next thing on your mind is how do you help her get ready for the big day? We have a list of gifts & resources pulled from our favorite blogs, books, and friends […]

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Top 10 Photos of 2019 Blog Post Marti & Co.


As the decade is closing, I can’t believe I’m saying a decade. I remember back in the year 2000, I felt the need to do something monumental to close the century. So, I sent cards to all of my friends thanking them for taking the time to be in my life. One of these cards […]

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