Along with engaging education and information, Something New Bridal Event will connect you to experts in every field and service. Take a look at the roster of experts who joined us to answer your questions at our 2015 show - some may even become an important part of your perfect wedding day. 

Fashion, Gowns and Tuxes|  Destinations and Dinner  |  Desserts and Drinks

Floral, Jewelry and Unique Items  |  Photography and Videography

Makeup and Salon Studios  |  Planning, Financial and Rental Services|  Music and More


FASHION, GOWNS AND TUXES

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Stephenson's of Elkhart
A downtown Elkhart fixture since 1931, Stephenson's is your special occasion destination - gowns, tuxedos, formal and casual wear, and more 
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Elegant Designs
Located at 620 S. Main St. in downtown Elkhart, 
Elegant Designs specializing in affordable bridal, quinceañera, and prom dresses
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DESTINATIONS AND DINNER

Crystal Ballroom
Adjacent to the historic Lerner Theatre, the Crystall Ballroom offers experts to handle every size of event. Your wedding will sparkle with the exquisite decor, culinary excellence and stellar service provided. 
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Athenian Ballroom by DA Pumpernickel's
Built in 1928, the Athenian Ballroom sits atop the former Hotel Elkhart and its outdoor deck overlooks the city. The beautiful Victorian layout can accommodate up to 250 guests. 
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Ruthmere Museum
The Beaux Arts mansion and garden, originally home to Elkhart's Beardsley family, makes an ideal setting for weddings, and the nearby Creek House Center is a great reception option.  
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Wellfield Botanic Gardens
Garden weddings always have been stylish and desirable, and Wellfield's offerings are unique in every season.
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DESSERTS AND DRINKS

SugarRush Desserts
Located at b on the River in downtown Elkhart, SugaRush will make a your day extra sweet - custom cakes, cupcakes, cookies and more. 
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Iechyd Da Brewing
Elkhart's original gastropub serves up great local beer of all varieties, from malty English styles to aggressive IPAs. They also feature outstanding pizzas and sandwiches.
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FLORAL, JEWELRY AND UNIQUE ITEMS

Matzke Florist
Family owned since 1936, the Main Street florist is known for its professional creations for wedding and all occasions
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Linton's Enchanted Gardens
Unique florals are just part of the offering at this garden center - interior decor, fountains, wind chimes and more complement the artistic design and landscape services.
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Hopman Jewelers
Lustrous wedding sets to experience the most enchanting way to say, "I do," and affirm your unconditional love and promise of eternal togetherness.
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The Black Crow on Main
The quality furniture and decorative items from this Gateway Mile original provide the perfect starting point for creating a home together.
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PHOTOGRAPHY AND VIDEOGRAPHY

Jason Bryant Photography
Jason captures emotion in all his work: weddings, portraits, concerts and special events. He believes in providing "your memories, the way you remember them."  
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Simply You Photography Studio
Sara Trovatore has always had a passion for photography, from posed to candid shots - now she's making it her profession. 
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Grace Pulver Photography
Grace shows real-life emotion love and commitment in her photography, and she also offers a full-service, custom design studio for invitations, save-the-dates and more.
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TapSnap Phototainment
The photo booth has evolved into the fun and interactive - watch your guests create lasting memories of your special events.
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MAKEUP AND SALON STUDIOS

Bethza Professional Makeup Studio
Think you can only get professional services in a big city? Think again. Bethza artists serve customers across four states with high-definition and long-lasting makeup.
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PLANNING, FINANCIAL AND RENTAL SERVICES

Edgerton's Travel Service
Edgerton’s Travel Service is a full service travel agency that has been family owned since 1924.  We have four locations throughout Northern Indiana including Elkhart, Mishawaka, Fort Wayne and LaPorte.  We are able to provide services from the simplest of vacations to the most complicated travel arrangements
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INOVA Federal Credit Union
The first step to take with a wedding plan is developing a budget. Your finances as a couple always will be important - choose a financial institution that will help you succeed. 
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Burns Rent-Alls
The premier rental facility for all your event needs - tables, tents, chairs, linens ... even your photo booth!
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Grand Rental Station
All the items you'll need for success when celebrating your special day. 
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Glass Slipper Weddings
A full-service event design company, offering beautiful packages to transform your event into something unforgettable.
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MUSIC AND MORE

Anna Hagen, Harpist
Live music adds atmosphere and elegance to any event. As a professional harpist, Anna makes every event special and personal with her elegant instrument.
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Ann Marie Limousine
The premier luxury transportation company in the Michiana area, featuring sedans, limos and even a 15-passenger bus.
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Bonneyville Carriage Rides by Clint Yeager
Beautiful Percheron horses will deliver your wedding party in style.

 

Morrow Strings
For more than 20 years, the four members of this group have provided just the right touch of excellence for once-in-a-lifetime events.
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That's Dancing Studio
Sally Lee and her knowledgable staff will give you confidence and routines to wow your friends and family at all of those special events.
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