Des Moines, IA


Garden Wedding

Vanessa & Brandon’s Botanical Garden Wedding 10.18.21

A garden wedding is an affair that never disappoints, and Vanessa & Brandon’s wedding was no exception. Vanessa & Brandon were married on October 10th, 2021, and had an exquisite wedding at the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden filled with friends and family from all over the United States.


Party Like Its for a Good Cause! 10.12.21

Each year, Complete Weddings + Events works to provide services to the most vulnerable in the developing world. Our Do Good Together fundraiser has come back once again to make a difference! During the month of October, when you choose Complete Weddings + Events, 3% of your package goes to this important cause. Learn more […]

Professional DJ

Why You Should Hire a Professional DJ for Your Wedding 9.27.21

There are many reasons why you should hire a professional DJ for your wedding, and we are here to tell you why. A professional DJ will wear many hats during your event from keeping the timeline on track to getting your guests in the right mood. Read on to find out why you should make […]

cocktail hour

Having a Cocktail Hour Before the Ceremony 9.14.21

Most times when you attend a wedding you might notice cocktail hour is between the ceremony and reception, but we are here to shake things up. Before you create a timeline for your big day, you should read this post to see if you want to switch up the order of your wedding day. Having […]

How to Create a Wedding Hashtag

How to Create a Wedding Hashtag 9.13.21

The venue, Invites, Florals – Check, Check, Check! This next item on your wedding planning checklist can be completely cost-free! However, resources or extra brainpower can be helpful to check off a creative hashtag. You’re not alone if you’d fancy having hashtags guests can use at your wedding on social media! Wedding hashtags have become […]


Wedding Website FAQs 8.30.21

Including a wedding FAQs page on your website can be a very useful tool for your guests. After you start receiving RSVP’s, your guests are likely to have questions about your wedding. Instead of having to answer countless phone calls or texts, try making a frequently asked questions page on your wedding website. By doing […]

dessert table

Upgrading Your Dessert Table 8.11.21

If you want to wow your guests at your wedding, then upgrading your dessert table is a must. You can have your cake and eat it too without purchasing a ton of décor you won’t use again. One thing your guests will always remember about your wedding is the food. The dessert is no exception. […]

Festival Tropical Wedding

Timeless Wedding Themes 8.4.21

One of the most exciting parts of planning a wedding is deciding on your theme. This is what decides what you’ll wear, how the venue will be decorated, and even what kind of food you will have. Having a theme makes it easier for you to narrow down some of the bigger decisions of your […]

wedding emergency kit

Wedding Emergency Kit List 7.26.21

Assembling a wedding emergency kit could save you from a disaster. We have the ultimate list that will prepare you for anything that can come your way. From decorating tools to your beauty kit, we have every item you need. Even if you don’t have to use everything you packed in your wedding emergency kit, […]

Writing your Wedding Vows 7.16.21

Writing your wedding vows can seem like an easy task to some, but others struggle putting words from the heart on paper. We are here to ease the process, so you can promise your future spouse everything you always wanted to. Writing your own wedding vows should be a fun process and you will create […]

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