Jeanie and Matt | Bemidji Town and Country Club Wedding

I’ve said it once and I’ll say it again, Friday weddings are awesome.  Why are they so awesome?  Friends and family arrive for your Friday celebration and there’s still two days left to the weekend to relax and have fun!  Win win! Matt and Jeanie’s wedding day was super relaxed with Jeanie’s only request that […]

August 21, 2017

Ben and Kim | Lake Bemidji State Park Wedding

If I had to put Kim and Ben into a category for the type of couple that they are it would be the cool, calm and laid back couple.   Complete with Badgley Mischka shoes, our favorite florist and a stop at Paul and Babe for a photo op their wedding day was fun and […]

August 17, 2017

Tips and Tricks and Timelines, oh my! Part One

It’s your wedding day.  The day you get to marry your best friend, a day you’ve dreamed of and planned for months (let’s be honest, years!) All of the details perfectly planned out, checklists double checked and every item checked off.   Stress levels are running high and suddenly it seems like what should be […]

August 16, 2017

Briana + Kyle | BWB Ranch Summer Wedding

When people say they lucked out with the weather on their wedding day I don’t think they’ll ever come close to Briana and Kyle’s day.  With a beautiful outdoor ceremony planned, complete with a handmade double door backdrop and one of the most serene locations available, rain was simply not an option.  As the wedding […]

July 20, 2017

Miranda + Josh | Lake Bemidji State Park Wedding

If you follow Schrage Photography on social media you know that I have four different weather forecasts I check in the week leading up to a wedding, checking them almost obsessively (especially with outdoor weddings)  On the Wednesday morning prior to Josh and Miranda’s wedding the weather forecast was predicting 90% rain the entire day. […]

July 17, 2017

Featured Florist | KD Floral and Gardens

On the corner of 4th St and Minnesota Ave resides the small floral shop KD Floral and Gardens.  But don’t let the size of their shop fool you.  Once known for its bright teal exterior it has become a go to shop for brides in the lakes area and beyond.  Packed to the brim with […]

June 5, 2017

Sonja + David | Northern Minnesota Wedding

They met playing water polo, inner tube water polo to be exact, a detail that was brought up in several of the speeches.  Personally I had never heard of inner tube water polo so that was a first for me.  I’m sure some bad jokes were also made about them meeting during a water sport […]

May 30, 2017

Florida, here we come!

Here it is, the information you’ve been waiting so patiently for!  I’m excited to offer this trip for seniors that shot with me from the class of 2017.  I’m hoping to expand this next year into an even bigger and better trip!!   So here are the details. First up, the trip.  We’ll be going […]

January 10, 2017

You’re engaged, now what?!

He asked, you said yes…now what?!  There are so many things to think about when planning your wedding!  With the holiday season being one of the highest times for engagements I wanted to write a post to help get you off to a good start in planning your wedding!!  Here are the first 10 things […]

January 5, 2017

Welcome to 2017

It’s been 2017 for over 2 days now.  I rang in my new year with my new planner, a crap ton of washi tape and some erasable pens.  I purchased a StartPlanner for 2017, I already had a planner but THIS planner, this planner is set up the same way my mind works.  It’s like […]

January 3, 2017