The Wedding Sessions Are HERE!

A few months ago I came up with this idea to take the blog at Liven It Up Events and instead of posting pictures of our work and some more generic wedding blog stuff, I wanted it to become a platform to answer questions that folks have on planning weddings.  So it began where I… Continue reading The Wedding Sessions Are HERE!

Just A Thought on Your Planning Thoughts

This is something that I find to be so interesting.  Just like in everyday life, we all have instincts or feelings on what we should do or what we should not do.  Some of these feelings are for smaller everyday things like what to wear, how to prepare your schedule for the day, or what… Continue reading Just A Thought on Your Planning Thoughts

Romantic Weddings in Chicago We Have Planned

Another style of wedding that we know how to plan well is one that is considered by some, more of a Romantic style.  This is where there are lush florals, dim, soft lights, elegant touches on the table arrangements and candle light everywhere!  Take a look at some of the weddings we have done that… Continue reading Romantic Weddings in Chicago We Have Planned

Looking at Some Modern Weddings We Have Planned

What I LOVE about our couples at Liven It Up Events, most of them are looking for a unique wedding.  Something different, some unique, something modern!  It seems to be one of the styles as planners that we can do really well!  This season, we have had so many different weddings in different locations that… Continue reading Looking at Some Modern Weddings We Have Planned

Top 5 Questions to Ask Your Deejay Before Hiring

One of the most important people that will be at your wedding besides the two of you is going to be your deejay.  This is the person that keeps the music flowing, the toasters in toasting, and the dancing happen!  Here are some thoughts on what to ask your deejay before hiring them for your… Continue reading Top 5 Questions to Ask Your Deejay Before Hiring

Top 5 Questions to Ask YOURSELF Before Hiring A Wedding Planner

There are so many questions that you can ask a wedding planner before hiring.  Have you ever thought about the questions you should ask YOURSELF before you hire a wedding planner.  Here is what I think! 5.  Do I believe that this planner has the same aesthetic and taste as I in food, decor, music,… Continue reading Top 5 Questions to Ask YOURSELF Before Hiring A Wedding Planner

Even More Unique Chicago Weddings!!

If you have not been following our Unique Chicago Wedding Venues blog series, you have to take a look as this is Part 3!  These are some of the full service wedding venues that we have worked with and really enjoyed the service and execution of some of the most memorable weddings we have been… Continue reading Even More Unique Chicago Weddings!!