Golf Course Venue

Golf courses tend to provide a beautiful outdoor backdrop for your wedding and Hyperion Club is no different. For over 100 years, Hyperion Field Club has been providing guests with a picture perfect setting for rehearsal dinners, weddings, corporate functions, dinner parties and family celebrations. The clubhouse overlooks the entire city and offers panoramic views from every room. […]

Sentimental Wedding Ideas

Here are 12 loving ways to make not only your photos more sentimental, but make family and guests feel important. 1. Re-create a favorite photo from both your parents’ wedding. 2. Exchange love letters in a location where the photographer can capture both of your reactions to reading. 3. Have your photographer take a shot […]

Wedding Day Timeline

Getting Ready   Brides Hair and Makeup: Two hours. This depends on the hairstyle, as well as, style of makeup. Two hours give enough time for any tweaks from the trail run. Bridesmaids Hair and Makeup: 1.5 hours per person Photographer: A good time for them to arrive would be 1 hour before the bride […]

Wedding Ceremony Decorations

Create a ceremony venue to remember. Here are 5 pretty and simple ways. These pink bouquets were used on the aisle in the church and then taken to the reception and draped on the parents’ chairs. – Photo by James A. Stepp Photography Drapping on either side of the ceremony Aisle. (Photo by Something Chic Floral) […]

Central Iowa Wedding Day Wine

Wedding Day Wine - Summerset Winery - Sarah Turnbull Photography

Wine has become a beverage staple at wedding receptions. When choosing the appropriate wine to serve you will want to take into consideration your guests’ tastes, the time of day, the food served and your budget. DSMbride recently spoke with Kristin of Summerset Winery to learn a bit more about this important wedding reception staple. […]