Wedding Recap – Summer Weddings Part 2

Last week we posted four pictures from summer weddings that we have done in the past. Since summer in Chicago is beautiful, it is a popular time for weddings. We made this a two-part series so that you could see all the different types of weddings that can happen with the right venue! We hope… Continue reading Wedding Recap – Summer Weddings Part 2

Wedding Recap by Season – Fall Weddings

This next series that we are featuring is a wedding recap by season!  The first season we are looking at is one of my favorites, the Fall!  What you are going to see if a combination of fall like weddings, in hotels, venues, and unique spaces.  Take a look! Here’s a wedding at the MCA,… Continue reading Wedding Recap by Season – Fall Weddings

Wedding Recap @ The Crystal Gardens

One of the weddings we had this year was custom built for this couple.  We had everything from the lamp & candelabra centerpieces made to the linens.   Take a look at how Stefani’s Catering, Jesse with Event Creative, Maggie Speaks, Sarah & Ryan with Miller + Miller Photography and everyone else that made this… Continue reading Wedding Recap @ The Crystal Gardens

Wedding Recap @ The Chicago Botanic Gardens

This wedding recap is from one of the weddings we planned at The Chicago Botanic Gardens. This is a great venue nestled in the heart of The Gold Coast.  It happens to be one our preferred places to work.  The team at The Newberry is great to work with! The team that day consisted of… Continue reading Wedding Recap @ The Chicago Botanic Gardens

Sally, Senior Planner at Liven It Up Events

Liven It Up Events is truly lucky to have the planning talents of Sally Collar on the team!  Sally has been working in the event world for about 15 years!  She is knowledgeable, has an eye for design, and is a calming voice on wedding day!  See how Sally can help make your wedding day… Continue reading Sally, Senior Planner at Liven It Up Events

Receptions of all Sorts, Modern Weddings Part 4

In our final recap of wedding receptions of all sorts, we are looking at some modern weddings!  Take a look at some of our favorites! This first wedding, you can see was at The Rookery.  This was an intimate wedding, with Art of Imagination & Flora who both made this wedding show it’s modern, elegant… Continue reading Receptions of all Sorts, Modern Weddings Part 4

Receptions of All Sorts, Traditional Weddings Part 3

In this post, we are looking back at wedding receptions where the ceremonies were in religious institutions.  One was at KAM Isreal Temple in Hyde Park where the reception followed at Cafe Brauer.  The other wedding took place in a church and the reception was to follow at The Palmer House Hilton.  Take a look!… Continue reading Receptions of All Sorts, Traditional Weddings Part 3

Receptions of All Sorts, Garden Weddings Part 2

Many times when you have an outdoor wedding ceremony, at least here in Chicago, the reception will be held inside.  See some of the outdoor weddings that we have done and then moved the guests, indoors, or almost indoors for the wedding reception!  The first look at a garden wedding to the interior is from… Continue reading Receptions of All Sorts, Garden Weddings Part 2

Ceremonies of All Sorts (Modern Weddings Part 4)

This is the final installment of Ceremonies of All Sorts.  This post you are going to see all modern weddings we have done.  In my mind, what constitutes a modern wedding is a wedding at a unique venue for a wedding, like The Rookery, Cafe Brauer, and The Crystal Gardens at Navy Pier.  Take a… Continue reading Ceremonies of All Sorts (Modern Weddings Part 4)

Ceremonies of All Sorts (Tradtional Weddings Part 3)

This installment of the look at Ceremonies of All Sorts focuses on Traditional Ceremonies.  You will see two shots below.  One was a Catholic Wedding that was taken in a church and another was a Jewish wedding taken at a synagogue.  Take a look! Here you are going to see a wedding snap shot at… Continue reading Ceremonies of All Sorts (Tradtional Weddings Part 3)