Category: Wedding Blog

Stress-Free Wedding Planning: The Brooklyn Winery Guide

  Wedding planning requires, in our modest estimate, making about one million decisions in the months leading up to the big day. Ranging from tiny details like the color of ink on your invitations’ return address, to big decisions like venue, to the menu selection, seating chart, music, honeymoon, shoes—the list quickly piles up. A … Continued

2017 Brooklyn Brides: Wedding Dress Styles

  In the haze that is wedding planning, a beacon of joy often comes in the form of the wedding dress. With the wedding dress, you can choose exactly what you want, and make sure that it fully reflects your personality. Styles range infinitely, but we’ve noticed several recurring trends in wedding dresses over the … Continued

Wedding Venue Styles: Full Service Venues vs. Raw Spaces

  Planning a wedding opens the door (or Pandora’s Box!) to many, many, many questions. While each and every one of those questions must eventually be addressed, one of the first decisions that every couple needs to make is: wedding venue. When it comes to wedding venues, the options range dramatically. Want to get married … Continued

Top 5 Wedding Trend Predictions for 2017

  With our sales team on the phone with prospective wedding couples every day and our events team on site running weddings every weekend, the staff at Brooklyn Winery truly has an inside line on what wedding trends are coming in 2017. Some of these trends started picking up speed in 2016, and some will soon be … Continued

Finding a Wedding Photographer: Where to Start

  Every wedding detail is important, but finding a wedding photographer takes time and care, as the choice you make will matter for years to come! Finding your venue is always the first stop you should make on the road to planning your perfect wedding. Once you’ve booked the venue, you’ve got a date, a … Continued

Top 5 Reasons to Get Married in Winter

It can be difficult to sift through all of the winter wedding ideas out there. A lot of brides tend to steer clear of the winter for one of two reasons: they’re worried about the weather, or they don’t want a stereotypical winter wonderland. Planning your wedding can be a difficult task, especially when looking at … Continued

Bridal Guide Photo Shoot at Brooklyn Winery

Here at Brooklyn Winery, we always emphasize that the space, while filled with character, is well suited for a variety of different brides. Earlier this year, Bridal Guide stopped by to demonstrate just that with their July/August issue fashion shoot. Throughout the 6-page article, you'll see different parts of our space as the backdrop for … Continued

Inspiration: The Best [of the best] Wedding Cake Toppers

What you choose to to crown your wedding cake (or cupcake spread…or pie…or doughnuts) is an opportunity to showcase a bit of you and your beloved. You want to choose something that represents the two of you as a couple; perhaps it’s a classic monogram of your initials, an inside joke, or something whimsical that … Continued

Wedding Venues and Your Guest List

If you are engaged, you have already been or will be faced with the dilemma of trying to solidify your guest list while pleasing one or more of the following: you, your significant other, your parents, friends, family, and co-workers. Do you keep it small and intimate and just invite close friends and family? Do … Continued

The Cost of the Matter: How Much Does a New York Wedding Cost?

    New York is many things: bustling metropolis; cultural pinnacle; financial-fashion-art-food-and-pretty-much-everything-else capital of the world (not to brag). It’s also home to many (many) people, which means it’s a top destination for weddings. And according to a recent Reuters article, New York is also the most expensive city in the United States to get … Continued