TWM Blog RSS



Gifting for the Conscious Consumer: Pandemic Edition

Disclaimer: This blog features products sold on The Wedding Market's website. The businesses discussed are providing no incentive or direction in the production of this blog and are not aware of their presence in this blog at time of publishing. The Coronavirus pandemic has touched us all in some way. It is a devastating time for many, but it also is a time where we rise up as a country. We have seen neighbors coming together, crafters sewing hospital masks, and thankfully the internet meme game is strong. But so much has changed. It's a time where many of us are re-evaluating our behaviors and buying habits. I have seen a massive outpouring of love for small businesses in the last few weeks....

Continue reading



My Wedding: The Original Inspiration for The Wedding Market

The first inspiration behind the inception of The Wedding Market occurred as a result of my own wedding and wedding planning experience. I had just graduated with a Bachelor's in Nursing and had no idea that 7 years later our special day would be a major catalyst for started a business in the wedding industry.   Who: Jenna (me!) and Mike White When: September 1st, 2012 Where: Harriet Island Pavilion, St. Paul, MN Why: Because Love!     First, let's go back to 2012...a completely different time in terms of wedding planning even though only 8 years ago. This was a time when the phrase "Insta-worthy" was not yet in our vocabulary.  However, Pinterest was (and still is!) an essential tool for...

Continue reading