Your Wedding Planning Starts Here.

Once the euphoria of his proposal wears off, brides are faced with the momentous task of planning “the big day.” It can be tough to know who to call or where to shop.

Welcome to our 1st Annual Best Of Bridal Picks—a wedding-focused version of our popular Best Of Awards. Over 7,700 people (including many brides and members of their wedding parties) voted in this online contest. The result—a resource that can help take some of the guesswork out of the planning process.

Read on to see who took gold, silver and bronze in 22 categories.

Best Bakery For A Wedding Cake
Gold, Angela Hudson Cakes
Silver, Brandi Bakes Shirlen
Bronze, Kissed Cupcakes

Best Florist
Gold, Annette’s Floral Creations
Silver, Bella Rose Floral and Designs
Bronze, bloom by Doyle’s

Best Jewelry For Wedding Bling
Gold, Fink’s Jewelers
Silver, Bowen Jewelry Company
Bronze, Ashley Grace Bridal

Best Nail Salon
Gold, Amy Nails
Silver, AL Nails
Bronze, Parlor Spa

Best Photographer
Gold, Adam and Sarah Mullins
Silver, Kidd Photography
Bronze, Alina Thomas Photography

Best Place For Linens
Gold, Aztec Rental
Silver, Entwined Events
Bronze, Festive Fare

Best Place For Wedding Alterations
Gold, The Gilded Thimble
Silver, Celebration Bridal
Bronze, Catrina Fashions

Best Place to Buy a Tuxedo/Suit
Gold, Ashley Grace Bridal
Silver, Celebration Bridal
Bronze, Men’s Wearhouse

Best Place To Buy A Wedding Dress
Gold, Ashley Grace Bridal
Silver, Celebration Bridal

Best Place To Buy Bridal Party Wear
Gold, Ashley Grace Bridal
Silver, Celebration Bridal
Bronze, Church Street Bridal

Best Place To Buy Wedding Party Favors
Gold, Etsy Favors
Silver, Entwined Events

Best Place To Buy Wedding Stationary
Gold, A Paper Wedding

Best Rehearsal Dinner Location
Gold, Bella Rose
Silver, The Neighbors Place
Bronze, Craddock Terry Hotel

Best Rental Company
Gold, True Value
Silver, Aztec Rental
Bronze, Happily Ever After Event Rentals

Best Travel Agent For A Honeymoon
Gold, Travel Lovers
Silver, Travel Bugs
Bronze, Cavalier Tours

Best Wedding Band/DJ
Gold, Entwined Events
Silver, Barry Tosh
Bronze, B Psi Entertainment

Best Wedding Caterer
Gold, Love Is In The Air
Silver, Avenue Foods
Bronze, Entwined Events

Best Wedding Hairstylist
Gold, Ashley Nash (About Face)
Silver, Kristin Carlson (Salon Virtue)
Bronze, Emily Garbee (Body Works)

Best Wedding Make Up Artist
Gold, Laci Fore (Laci Fore Makeup Artistry)
Silver, Chantay Salido (In Your Face Makeup Art)
Bronze, Emily Garbee (Body Works)

Best Wedding Planner/Coordinator
Gold, Tina Lane Events
Silver, Mark Creasey II
Bronze, A Little Party Events

Best Wedding Reception Venue
Gold, Bella Rose
Silver, Sierra Vista
Bronze, House Mountain Inn

Best Wedding Registry
Gold, Target
Silver, Bed Bath and Beyond
Bronze, farmbasket


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