Archive for July 2009

Holy Name Reopens Its Doors

Chicago’s renowned cathedral will once again open its doors Saturday August 1, 2009.  This past winter an untimely fire displaced and distressed dozens of Chicagoland’s brides.  We all look forward to weddings there in the coming months and are happy to see one of Chicago’s landmarks restored.    Holy Name Cathedral will resume masses Saturday.  See... Read more »

Keep The Party Going

One of the hardest things to do is keeping guests interested in a party.  Hours of drinking and dancing might seem fun to some, but you need a plan that will keep guests interested in the event.  We like to think of a wedding or event as a production.  There should be surprises or interactive... Read more »

Guest Comfort

It is very important to consider how your guests will feel at your event.  Making them comfortable will guarantee a fun party.  This includes planning smart and making sure guests know where they’re going.  You may know your hometown, but many guests may not and we all know how frustrating it is to be lost... Read more »

Check Out Macy's Glamorama!

On August 21 music and fashion come together at The Chicago Theatre to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana. See this fall’s upcoming trends and styles, and feel good about doing something for a good cause! Get tickets at 630-623-2105 or S – SPACE IS LI Stay tuned for more... Read more »

"Building" Your Event

Planning an event is much like building a house.  You have to start with a budget and a blueprint and build from the ground up. The budget is the overall figure you expect to spend on your event.  Your blueprint outlines the vital event statistics.  Really spend some time thinking about what items will be... Read more »

Planning Your Fairy Tale Wedding - How To Get Started!

Don’t be afraid to dream.  Focus on what you see in your mind’s eye; do you see an ornate ballroom, a chic museum space or a big white tent?  Dig deep into your heart and outline what your vision is – even if you have only a few ideas it helps get the ball rolling... Read more »

Budget-Friendly Tips & Tricks - Liquor

Whether you’re planning a party for 5 or 500, there are simple ways to cut back that no one will notice – and that your wallet will appreciate!  After all, why spend more when you can spend less?!? Liquor There are venues out there in our fabulous city that allow you to bring your own... Read more »