Archive for 2012

Upcoming Bridal Events for Newly Engaged Chicago Couples

With the New Year approaching, I know newly engaged couples are excited about their future wedding plans. I thought I would share some of Chicago’s upcoming bridal events that couples should attend.  These are just several I chose for you to get started, more to come.  Mark your calendars and Enjoy! LOVE AT BREATHTAKING HEIGHTS... Read more »

Bringing in the New Year Saying "I Do"

Cheers to the New Year!
Christmas 2012 has come and gone and I want to personally say Congrats! to all those who have gotten engaged.  There are many couples who will be bringing in the New Year saying “I Do.” So those that have recently gotten engaged and thinking of a New Years Eve wedding, here are some ideas to... Read more »

25 Fabulous Tall Floral Centerpiece Ideas

photo source: Pinterest
Gorgeous floral centerpieces not only add beauty to your table setting but attention as well.  Tall, dramatic floral centerpieces are sure to add the WOW factor when guests enter your wedding reception.  There are many tall floral centerpiece ideas and  I wanted to share with you 25 of my favorites that I found as I... Read more »

SAVE THE DATE: The Bridal Tour Chicago ~ Spring 2013

The Bridal Tour is an exclusive and intimate planning experience for both the Bride and Groom! “to be” created and produced by GlitzPR & Marketing.  The Bridal Tour is NOT a bridal show yet an exclusive bridal tour showcasing the best in traditional and non-traditional venues as well as fabulous wedding tastemakers in Chicago. Planning... Read more »

Wedding Cake Bling!

Yes this is Cake!
You’re engaged, you’re planning the wedding, you have the venue, you have other details that must be done but all you keep thinking about is how fabulous you want your wedding cake to be.  When your guests walk in your wedding reception, you want mouths hanging open and of course you want to hear the... Read more »

Colorful Manicures on Your Wedding Day

New HOT Trend - Caviar Manicure
Who said you can’t add a little color or bling! to your manicure on your wedding day?  Your dress is not the only highlight of the day.  Everyone will want to see your wedding ring and what better way to show off your beautiful ring than with a gorgeous colorful manicure to compliment it. Tips... Read more »

Montage of Chicago Venues to Host Weddings & More in 2013

Architectural Artifacts, Inc. | Atrium Events. Atrium Events is the most unique event space in the Chicago area! Their 80,000-square-foot complex includes our majestic atrium, outdoor courtyard and showroom galleries.  So many artifacts, a MUST SEE!!! (photo source: ChicagoStyle Weddings Magazine) - For more info about this venue, visit
Gallery 1028, located on Goose Island, borrows a unique aesthetic and flair from the island’s heritage. Loft-like, with vaulted ceiling, exposed brick, skylights, as well as wood beams and floors, Gallery 1028 occupies 4,000 sq. ft and offers two- separate rooms plus two-separate foyers attached to each of the two rooms. (photo source: I... Read more »

Designers Unveil Fall 2013 Bridal Collections at Bridal Fashion Week

Reem Acra's Fall 2013 bridal collection was a flurry of Old World elegance, glamorous beadwork, and rich, heavyweight lace.
Marchesa Fall 2013 bridal collection (photo: Top bridal designers Reem Acra, Amsale, Claire Pettibone and Christos revealed their Fall 2013 bridal collections at Bridal Fashion Week New York on Saturday, October 13. Sneak peak below of the 2013 bridal dress collections described above from this weekend’s Bridal Fashion Week, courtesy of Brides magazine and... Read more »

Vera Wang 2013 Fall Bridal Collection

Vera Wang 2013 Fall Bridal Collection (photo credit:
Anyone who knows me knows how much I love Vera Wang.  Yesterday was the start of Bridal Fashion Week in New York City and what better way to start it off than with Vera Wang’s gorgeous Fall 2013 Bridal Collection. She dazzled the audience with beautiful white and ivory bridal gowns.  No dark colors for... Read more »

The Fear of Commitment. P.S. It's okay to say "I Do"

After perusing on Facebook, I came across a status of someone that was attending a wedding and one of the things that stood out to me was, “I especially love the exchanging of vows. It’s a mystery how two become one…” I immediately thought of Genesis wherein God stated, “It is not good for the... Read more »