Rehearsal Dinner Questions

The rehearsal dinner is an often overlooked part of the whole wedding planning process. To be honest you can make it as involved or low key as you would like. Here are a few common questions answered. Should you have one, why? Probably. Traditionally the rehearsal dinner is held the night before the wedding for […]

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. […]

Reception Venue Questions

DSMbride recently spoke with Suzanne Summy of Trostel’s Greenbriar about what’s important for couples to know when choosing a reception venue, trends she sees in Des Moines wedding decor and what makes Trostel’s Greenbriar stand apart from other reception venues and caterers. When it comes to wedding receptions Suzanne has noticed a rise in the […]

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. […]