You’ve found the perfect wedding dress and the shoes to match, but something is still missing. Marti & Co is here to save the day! They create bespoke luxe veils and headpieces and these delicate accessories are the finishing touch on one the biggest day of your life. “I give brides that magic ‘ah moment’ that I feel when I create their wedding veil and accessories. I started Marti & Company because I wanted to give brides and their families a unique and fun way to shop for their … [Read more...] about Embellish Your Special Day with Marti & Co.
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What’s a more perfect setting for a wedding dress store than an old church? A Heavenly Celebration is a bridal boutique located in Emmetsburg. They offer a complete bridal service so every member of your wedding party is perfectly dressed for your big day. Create a memorable look for your friends and family with designer brands. “The ladies at A Heavenly Celebration were beyond professional and so great to work with,” said a reviewer on Wedding Wire. “They helped me find my perfect dress … [Read more...] about Find Your Dream Wedding Dress At A Heavenly Celebration
Bauman and Company opened its doors in 1909, when men’s fashion included bowler hats, three-piece suits, and knickerbockers. Bauman’s continues this legacy with a wide selection of casual to formalwear for both men and women. As their tagline states: “Big & Tall, Short or Small, Bauman's Fits 'Em All!” Olivia and Josh Randall are the store’s current proprietors – only the fourth owners in the 100-plus years Bauman’s has been in business. The store is located in an historic brick … [Read more...] about Dressed to the Nines with Bauman’s
Need to find an inspirational and personalized gift? Basket Bowtique is a thoughtful way to brighten someone’s day. Located in downtown Cedar Rapids, the shop carries themed and customizable gift baskets and boxes. These collections are designed for a variety of interests, occasions, and budgets. Basket Bowtique was founded by Linda McConnell in 1992. In 28 years of business, Linda has become a pro at curating items that will delight gift receivers. She attends regional shows and even … [Read more...] about Find a Unique Gift with Basket Bowtique
How do you make beef jerky healthy? It starts with a better cattle feed full of flax seed. This plant is naturally high in omega-3, an essential nutrient. Timber Ridge is a line of protein-packed beef sticks, jerky, and summer sausage. You can also stop by their family-style restaurant in Osceola for hot food. Omega-3s are fatty acids that support heart health. They occur in foods like certain species of fish, walnuts, soybeans, and chia seeds. Flax seed is another common source that can be … [Read more...] about Savory Treats from Timber Ridge Meat Market
A grandchild with a love for soft animals is the inspiration behind Posey & Jetts. Operated by Becky and Kevin Brehm, this boutique is stuffed with items that infuse calm into everyday life. Items focused on physical, mental, and spiritual wellness are curated for kids and adults alike. Posey & Jett’s started in fall 2019 as a vendor stall selling Warmies, microwavable plush animals that are filled with lavender. Becky and Kevin pivoted to online sales in 2020 and then quickly … [Read more...] about Posey & Jetts – Wellness for All Ages