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February 2017

Allure Intimate Apparel

With more than 13 years of bridal and fitting experience, Allure Intimate Apparel is your local foundations specialist. Allure’s welcoming boutiques take the guesswork and stress out of shopping for bridal foundations with their friendly and knowledgeable bra fitters and the prettiest selection of European lingerie. Whether you are a bride-to-be, mother of the bride or have a special occasion dress, Allure has a number of options, from XS to 3X, to offer support while maintaining your pretty style. Before your final dress fitting, visit Allure first to look your best.
1505 W. Mequon Road, Mequon  |  (262) 240-0085
18900 W. Bluemound Road, Brookfield  |  (262) 641-1080

Amelishan Bridal

At 13,500 square feet, Amelishan Bridal is one of the largest boutiques in the Milwaukee area. The boutique boasts more than 600 bridal gowns and a full-figure department of more than 100 gowns, striving to offer you a stress-free and unique shopping experience. Bridal parties love the selection of more than 500 bridesmaid dresses and tuxedos by Calvin Klein and Tony Bowls, and mothers have 1,000 amazing gowns to choose from as well. Amelishan Bridal is celebrating its 21st year in business and recently underwent a renovation and expansion to make the space a gorgeous and comfortable boutique at which to shop. New look, same family business and great customer service.
1329 Highway 175, Hubertus  |  (262) 628-1217

Discount Liquor

Discount Liquor Inc. has been Wisconsin’s original, family-owned and -operated, full-service liquor store since 1960. With an enormous selection featuring more than 8,000 varieties of wine, 3,500 liquors and 1,500 beers, Discount Liquor provides a diverse selection for brides and grooms looking to stock their event or choose a special gift for their bridal party. Offering everyday discount prices, Discount Liquor was voted the best selection, service and priced liquor store by Shepherd Express, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, GQ Magazine and RateBeer. Look for specials on Facebook, Twitter and on the store’s website.
5031 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee  |  (414) 545-2175
919 N. Barstow Ave., Waukesha  |  (262) 547-7525


Grebe’s Bakery

A family-owned business for more 75 years, Grebe’s truly is the bakery “where the goodness is guaranteed.” Their cakes are baked fresh on the premises using the finest quality ingredients and topped with their famous real buttercream. The experienced team of professional cake decorators is dedicated to providing you with a beautifully finished cake for your unique wedding day. Doughnuts and dessert bar options available.
5132 W. Lincoln Ave., West Allis  |  (414) 543-7000


Larry’s Market

Larry’s Special Occasion Dining can do as much, or as little, as you wish. Larry’s will handle the whole production: full staff, bar setup, tents, food, beverages, tables, rentals, tableware, paper goods and even table decorations. Or the staff can prepare the food — you pick it up and serve it with a few simple instructions from Larry’s kitchen experts.
8737 N. Deerwood Drive, Brown Deer  |  (414) 355-9650


Rochester Deli and Periwinkle’s Bakery

Chef Dan and his daughter, Pastry Chef Alicia, invite you to taste their beautiful desserts for your special day. Signature recipes include whipped butter cream, flaky fruit-filled pies, decadent chocolate ganache, signature dessert bars, and their popular Ribbon Torte. Ingredients are of the finest quality, and desserts are never frozen. Uniquely small, yet offering excellent service to many delivery locations. Send inquiries to or call. Extraordinary and delicious — this is their promise to you. By appointment only.
143 W. Broadway, Waukesha  | (262) 522-9613


Saz’s Hospitality Group

Saz’s Hospitality Group includes Saz’s Catering; Saz’s Catering Lake Country; Sazama’s Fine Catering at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts; South Second, a unique venue in Walker’s Point; and more. Consistently awarded throughout 40 years of service, Saz’s simplifies entertaining while ensuring a memorable, seamless experience for you and your guests. Whether you’re planning a traditional wedding or dreaming of a one-of-a-kind event, Saz’s staff guarantees uncompromising quality, complete customization and unfailing attention to detail from start to finish.
(414) 256-8765


Shully’s Cuisine & Events

For the past 34 years, Shully’s has been combining a passion for innovative cuisine and a love for creative weddings. With an extensive knowledge of event planning and catering, Shully’s is able to create lasting memories for thousands. The mobile kitchen allows Shully’s chefs to cater an event at any location, or have the ceremony and reception at one of its facilities: the Watermark, Thien Room or the newest space, Shully’s ATS, located in the Mequon area.
146 Green Bay Road, Thiensville  |  (262) 242-6633

Rodica Iancu, D.D.S.

Look your best on your big day. By merging artistry and the science of dentistry, Dr. Rodica Iancu can assist you in achieving your ideal smile. Whether you’re interested in Zoom! whitening, porcelain veneers, implants or a full smile makeover, Dr. Iancu will help you create an exceptional result. Thanks to advances in modern cosmetic dentistry, Dr. Iancu is able to improve teeth and smiles with quick, painless and affordable treatments. Your complete satisfaction is her ultimate goal.
10602 N. Port Washington Road, Suite 102, Mequon  |  (262) 240-2220


Lash Boutique

Lash Boutique is a premier eyelash extension and makeup boutique, with locations in Brookfield and Grafton, featuring the LiquiFan Lashes System. Specializing in bridal parties and services including eyelash extensions, false lashes, waxing, facials and makeup application, Lash Boutique is the expert in helping you look your very best for your big day.
18895 W. Capitol Drive, Suite 101, Brookfield  |  (262) 373-0101
1208 12th Ave., Grafton  |  (262) 375-3300


Neroli Salon & Spa

With five convenient locations and an award-winning team, Neroli Salon & Spa is committed to making your day special. Complimentary bridal concierge will work with you to coordinate hair, makeup, nail and skin needs. On-location services, catering and car service are also available. Open seven days a week.
327 E. St. Paul Ave., Milwaukee
1919 E. Kenilworth Place, Milwaukee
3885 N. Brookfield Road, Brookfield
5714 N. Bayshore Drive, Glendale
10902 N. Port Washington Road, Mequon
(414) 227-2888


Salon Nova

Take the stress out of preparing for a special event, and leave it in the hands of our professional staff. Salon Nova can customize a beauty experience for you or a group. From hair, makeup and nails to champagne and refreshments, Salon Nova’s focus is to create a nurturing environment where you can relax and enjoy your special day.
1437 E. Brady St., Milwaukee  |  (414) 273-6682


WELL Spa + Salon

Celebrate your special occasion in style at The Pfister Hotel’s WELL Spa + Salon. Your party will enjoy a complete spa experience in comfortable luxury, with modern hair, nail and makeup services provided in a private suite setting. Groups can also look forward to exclusive use of the Orchid Room, an elegant space to hang out, sip champagne and use as a home base before the wedding. The WELL Spa + Salon will make sure everyone looks and feels fantastic.
424 E. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee  |  (414) 277-9207

Boston Store

You’ve said “yes” — now what? Schedule time with one of Boston Store’s Gift Registry Consultants to help you create a wedding registry you love. Gifts you receive on your wedding day are special memories that will last forever. Boston Store can help you build your registry with items you will use and cherish for years to come. Call or email today to set up your personal appointment at the Brookfield Square store location.
(262) 782-6888 x3404


The Lemon Tree

Located in southeast Mequon in East Towne Square Mall, The Lemon Tree specializes in fine home furnishings and decorating accessories and gifts, including lamps, accent furniture pieces, decorative pillows and rugs, beautiful picture frames and tabletop accessories. The experienced and knowledgeable staff at The Lemon Tree are experts in helping bridal couples create a perfect registry of unique and beautiful items to fit their lifestyle.
1505 W. Mequon Road, Mequon  |  (262) 241-8787


Past Basket

Past Basket has been helping couples in the Milwaukee area create their personalized wedding registries for more than 15 years. Many brides and grooms want a practical registry that includes items for every day, but also have the versatility to be dressed up. Past Basket brings a unique selection to the table as well as customer service reminiscent of days gone by. Couples can register in store or online, so their loved ones have the freedom to choose how they shop. Ask about PB Perks, where every purchase is eligible for the easiest (and possibly most generous) customer loyalty reward program.
383 W. Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee  |  (414) 247-9976



Xenia realizes that no two couples are alike, and their staff strives to celebrate this. Being the premiere gift registry boutique, Xenia specializes in elegantly casual items for the home and table. Offering a wide selection from top designers and providing unparalleled service is always a high priority. Couples who register at Xenia also receive special perks, making Xenia the perfect place to register or shop for memorable wedding or anniversary gifts.
11031 N. Port Washington Road, Mequon  |  (262) 240-1480


Paper Envy

Established in 1998, Paper Envy is a custom stationery and invitation boutique that specializes in designing personal, handmade invitations for any event. Create custom invitations, save-the-date cards, menus and more using unique designs that incorporate everything from high-fashion trends to classic and vintage styles. Letterpress, engraving, thermography and digital options also available.
13435 Watertown Plank Road, Elm Grove  |  (262) 780-0850


Three Wishes Fine Gifts & Stationery

Your wedding invitation is the first impression, setting the tone for your special day. Three Wishes has all of your bridal stationery needs. Their knowledgeable staff will guide you in selecting the perfect wedding, save-the-date, bridal shower and rehearsal dinner invitations, place cards and thank-you notes. From contemporary to classic, their selection includes William Arthur by Crane & Co., Karen Adams, Carlson Craft, Embossed Graphics and more.
304 E. Silver Spring Drive, Whitefish Bay  |  (414) 837-5062


A Trio

Specializing in one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces, A Trio offers a unique concept by providing artistry and technical ingenuity while also placing creative control in the hands of the client. Clients are limited only by their imagination. At the heart of A Trio is fifth-generation jeweler Amy Shallow. Shallow personally designs each piece in harmony with her client’s specifications. By her side is husband, Noah Bern, and father, Michael Shallow. A Trio is a true family business; they invite you to join their family by stopping in to see their studio and showroom or contacting them today.
215 1/2 N. Water St., Milwaukee  |  (414) 431-7112


East Towne Jewelers

East Towne Jewelers emphasizes the individuality of each couple, offering everything from contemporary, bridal jewelry to custom, heirloom-quality settings in sterling silver to platinum. The small, accomplished staff works in a big way to make your shopping experience enjoyable, sharing their expertise and making you feel confident that your purchase will be a timeless symbol of love joining individuals and generations.
1515 W. Mequon Road, Mequon  |  (262) 241-8007


Steven Paul Designs

Steven Paul Designs creates custom jewelry in its nationally award-winning studio in Delafield. One-of-a-kind jewelry pieces are true works of art — built in the vision of both the artisans and their discerning clients. Steven Paul Designs creates jewelry heirlooms to share for generations. As two brides are never alike, you will never see two pieces alike at Steven Paul Designs.
700 Genesee St., Delafield  |  (262) 646-3310



North Coast Management

North Coast Management represents the finest bands in the Midwest — including the North Coast Orchestra, Platinum, Velocity and Livin’ the Dream — for wedding ceremonies, cocktail and dinner hours and, of course, your reception. Options of three, four, five or more live musicians produce the wow factor that is instrumental in making your wedding a truly remarkable event. Prefer a disc jockey for your wedding? NCM also represents Milwaukee’s hottest DJs, each responsible for making your wedding a memorable, entertaining, once-in-a-lifetime event. For booking information, contact our exclusive agent, ACA Music & Entertainment.
1025 S. Moorland Road, Suite 505, Brookfield  |  (800) 279-7909



Cedarburg Cultural Center

Located in the heart of Cedarburg’s National Historic District yet only minutes from I-43 and Milwaukee, the Cedarburg Cultural Center is a unique gallery setting for weddings and events. The warm, inviting atmosphere accommodates 200 seated guests and features convenient parking, a professional stage with lighting and sound, a grand piano and a full bar. Create your memories here.
W62 N546 Washington Ave., Cedarburg  |  (262) 375-3676


Charles Allis & Villa Terrace Art Museums

Two historic mansions on Milwaukee’s vibrant East Side — Villa Terrace, an Italian Renaissance-style villa with breathtaking garden and lakefront views, and the Charles Allis, a stunning 1911 English Tudor — both offer truly unique spaces for wedding ceremonies, photography and receptions. Let the classic elegance and rich history of these enchanting museums be the backdrop for your romantic, unforgettable day.
Charles Allis Art Museum
, 1801 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee
(414) 278-8295
Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, 2220 N. Terrace Ave., Milwaukee
(414) 271-3656


Davians Catering & Events

Casual or formal, traditional or modern, for a few loved ones or a few hundred — a Davians wedding is one to remember. Davians offers delectable dishes, attention to detail and the freedom to relax and enjoy your special day. From cocktails to dessert as well as casual hors d’oeuvres to formal sit-down dinners, our top-notch event team is with you from start to finish, bringing the event you’ve dreamt about to life. Your place or ours.
N56 W16300 Silver Spring Drive, Menomonee Falls  |  (262) 781-3333


Delafield Hotel

Located in the heart of Lake Country, the Delafield Hotel is a couple’s destination for sophistication. The hotel is perfect for engagement parties, rehearsal dinners, ceremonies and receptions, and boasts five-star amenities within its 38 luxury suites. The luxurious, contemporary venue and intricate menu offer a customization that will make your dream wedding a reality. Come see how the Delafield Hotel can make your wedding cool, contemporary and sophisticated.
415 Genesee St., Delafield  |  (262) 646-1600

Hotel Metro

Milwaukee’s original boutique hotel in the heart of the downtown theater, entertainment and financial districts has mastered the art of combining luxury and sustainability. The Art Deco/Moderne feel of Hotel Metro is timeless. The spacious suites average more than 500 square feet each, with many featuring whirlpool spa tubs and fireplaces. The hotel’s full-service restaurant and food service provider, Pastiche at the Metro, is sure to please with its French- and Mediterranean-influenced menu.
411 E. Mason St., Milwaukee  |  (414) 272-1937


The Iron Horse Hotel

Amid a stunning display of architecture and downtown style in a historic building, The Iron Horse Hotel hosts couples as unique as the hotel’s experience and as distinct as its décor. Both intimate and unforgettable, weddings and receptions at The Iron Horse Hotel marry exceptional spaces with valet-level service. Don’t wait; come check it out.
500 W. Florida St., Milwaukee  |  (414) 374-4766


The Journeyman

Milwaukee’s newest luxury boutique hotel in the trendy Historic Third Ward, The Journeyman is an inspired venue with stunning rooftop views of the lakefront and city. Perfect for intimate dinners, receptions, rehearsal dinners or brunch, the hotel offers event capacity from 10 people to 300 for a rooftop buyout. Couples can arrange wedding blocks at the hotel, enjoy nightly wine hour in the living room, and be steps away from everything the Third Ward offers.
310 E. Chicago St., Milwaukee  |  (414) 291-3970


The Plaza Hotel

A boutique-style hotel, The Plaza Hotel is just minutes from downtown and the lake, making it a perfect location for wedding room blocks. New for 2017, the hotel’s Walnut Room offers a great space for rehearsal dinners and gift openings. 1007 N. Cass St., Milwaukee  |  (414) 276-2101


Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

The all-in celebration. Say “I do” to an unforgettable union (and party) at Milwaukee’s No. 1 entertainment destination, Potawatomi Hotel & Casino. With more than 60,000 square feet of unique event space, plenty of free parking and a renowned catering team, plus nonstop gaming, seven restaurants, bars, live entertainment and a 19-story on-site luxury hotel with amazing city views, wedding guests will be wowed by all the amenities available under one roof. Start planning today.
1721 W. Canal St., Milwaukee  |  (800) 729-7244


The View at Evolution

The View at Evolution is Milwaukee’s newest wedding destination. A permanent structure with an open-air rooftop overlooking Old World Third Street plus southeastern views of downtown make for a memorable and beautiful setting. The space combines a contemporary and chic environment with classic Milwaukee charm. A flexible and accommodating space allows for unique floor plans, dining options and more. Perfect for ceremonies, receptions, cocktail hours and more.
1023 N. Old World Third St., Milwaukee  |  (414) 831-7746


War Memorial Center

A stunning landmark on Milwaukee’s lakefront, the War Memorial Center features spectacular views for your wedding ceremony and/or reception. This fabulous lakefront site has both indoor and outdoor event facilities, including an elegant banquet hall with scenic views of downtown Milwaukee that can accommodate up to 260 guests and a unique outdoor plaza perfect for ceremonies. Come see why the War Memorial Center is Milwaukee’s most popular lakefront wedding destination.
750 N. Lincoln Memorial Drive, Milwaukee  |  (414) 273-5533


Zarletti Mequon

The private room at Zarletti Mequon offers guests a space to wine and dine with parties of up to 120 people. Whether you’re gathered with family, friends, co-workers or colleagues, Zarletti Mequon’s private room will make all feel welcome. Offering a wide variety of events in styles custom-suited to your every detail, the space is outfitted with a personal, built-in bar and state-of-the-art audiovisual technology. From elaborate seven-course wine pairings and themed events to simple corporate luncheons, Zarletti Mequon is here for your every need.
1515 W. Mequon Road, Mequon  |  (262) 241-5990


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