Archive for February 2011

Michelle & Sam: a Naturally Glamorous Wedding

Michelle and Sam’s wedding at the Ivy Room at Tree Studios was a wedding I will not forget. More memorable than any of the perfectly planned details were the people who truly enjoyed the day. Michelle and Sam are two of the kindest people and their love for each other overpowered everything else. That is... Read more »

Chicago Is Your Runway. . . Strike A Pose!

Wedding photography is so important to many couples. Not only is it a chance to document every decision made throughout the Chicago wedding planning process, but it’s a chance to capture the moments you never want to forget. Many brides and grooms choose to embrace their Chicago wedding with a photo tour of the city,... Read more »

A Powerful Chicago Venue

Chicago has many wonderful wedding venues but the Chicago Illuminating Company is a unique and beloved option. Brides and grooms looking for something less traditional are in love with this Chicago wedding venue. Formerly a power plant and warehouse in the 1900’s, this space has been transformed and renovated into a modern event space. Hardwood... Read more »

A Divinely Eclectic Garden Wedding

This wedding is one no one can forget. Emily and Jason’s day was so incredible. Their fearless mixture of linens, china, chairs, and chandeliers came together to create the most gorgeous eclectic garden wedding. The Ivy Room Chicago is the perfect Chicago wedding venue; a blank canvas for whatever your heart desires. The courtyard was... Read more »

Behold the Most Anticipated Reveal in the Wedding World of Fashion

Anthropologie has finally released what we’ve all been dreaming of for years: BHLDN, a line of wedding dresses, bridesmaid dresses, wedding shoes, wedding jewelry, lingerie, and hair accessories. Anthropologie has put the same unique flair, gorgeous attention to detail, and free spirited taste into their wedding dresses that we’ve come to love from them through... Read more »

Happy Valentine's Day!

Love today! Love the special person in your life. Love the friends who have always stood by you. Love the people who make you laugh. Love your family. Love the sun and the blue skies. Love flowers and chocolates and everything sweet. Love romance. Love Chicago. Love Chicago weddings. Love Chicago venues, and Chicago florists,... Read more »

Boudoir Beauty - Flirty Valentine's gift

Here is a fun and flirty way to surprise your man for Valentine’s Day! A recent trend is women having fun and feeling sexy in front of the camera. Boudoir shoots are a new popular grooms gift and is a great idea for a Valentine’s Day surprise. Pick a Chicago location and a Chicago photographer... Read more »

Sweet Love Treats

Sweet Love Treats
Valentines Day is approaching quickly and I feel the need to celebrate it because whether you’re a Valentines Day lover, or a hater, it is a day full of hearts and hopefully good love. So let me share a few sweet ways to celebrate and share your love. What better way to celebrate love than... Read more »

Saving The Date With Hankerchiefs

Are hankerchiefs an item of the past? Possibly. Are they delicate and special and beautifully nostalgic? Absolutely! Are we in love with the idea of a hankerchief save the date? Unbelievably in love! One of our brides recently sent out her save the dates printed on hankerchiefs! We were so excited about it that we... Read more »

Chicago Vendors Receive Award From WeddingWire

WeddingWire recently announced the winners of their “Bride’s Choice Awards 2011.” Only 5% of vendors receive this award and it completely relies on the votes of brides. It’s such an honor to be acknowledged by who matters most in this business, the brides! Check out the Chicagoland winners and see who to best help you... Read more »