Archive for December 2012

Delicious Dessert, Easy as Pie

It’s that time of year when we gather with our families and friends and completely indulge on the sweets we love most. It’s the time of year for cookies, for fudge, and for pie. The colder months always ask for warmer desserts. As Chicago wedding planners we see a lot of desserts. Big City Bride... Read more »

Photos in the Rain

Style Me Pretty, the beloved wedding blog, featured a Big City Bride couple’s Chicago engagement session photographed by Eric O’Connor with Allori Photography. We adore a couple who will play in the rain and we love a Chicago wedding photographer who will follow! These photos of Denise and Steven are gorgeously romantic. They are playful.... Read more »

Happy Holidays!

Tonight is the night we look forward to all year long. The annual Christmas party we have the privilege to collaborate on and plan with our dear friend has arrived. Last year we made magic in a dirty car garage. This year we’re taking a trip back to the 1960’s to celebrate the holidays in... Read more »

Twelve Steps of Planning

It’s 12/12/12 today…a repetitive date which will never occur again! It’s a once in a lifetime day, much like a Chicago wedding! So in honor of this special day … 12 days out from Christmas Eve … Big City Bride has attempted a parody to the “Twelve Days of Christmas”…here are the Twelve Steps of... Read more »

Perfect Chicago Holiday Day

Although the weather hasn’t exactly shown it, the colder winter months are upon us. Most think of winter as a time to stay indoors with a cup of hot cocoa to avoid the cold. What many people don’t realize is that there are so many fun, creative, and exciting things to do in Chicago this... Read more »

Breast Cancer Charity Chicago Event

As an office of women, Big City Bride wants to share this event to benefit the Bright Pink Chicago non-profit organization. Bright Pink focuses on fighting breast and ovarian cancer in young women. The organization is planning a fabulous Chicago event to fundraise for the cause! For the Chicago charity event they’ve chosen a Big City... Read more »