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12 New Wedding Color Combos

Choosing the colors for your wedding can prove to be more difficult than it seems. With such a wide variety of shades and patterns, the possibilities can seem endless! Your color palette reflects the mood of the day and set the stage for the rest of your event décor. Indulge in these 12 color combinations to ignite inspiration for your big day. Read more…

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Best Chicago Wedding Venue: Indoor or Outdoor

Do you have a Chicago wedding to plan? Then it’s time to start hunting for a venue. One of the toughest decisions is whether to settle on an indoor or outdoor venue. Maybe we can help you figure that out!

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15 Best Outdoor Wedding Venues in Chicago

15 Best Outdoor Wedding Venues in Chicago

Drawing inspiration from scenic parks, a breathtaking skyline and stunning Lake Michigan, Chicago offers a multitude of inspired settings for outdoor wedding ceremonies and receptions. During the spring, summer and early fall months, outdoor space can serve as a blank canvas for couples planning their wedding. Explore these outdoor wedding venues that encompass all of the natural beauty Chicago has to offer.

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17 Wedding Trends of 2014

17 Wedding Trends of 2015

Wedding trends change as often as the seasons. From the flowers and décor to the latest wedding fashions hot off the runway, we’re covering everything that’s haute and trending in weddings this year so you can wow your guests and stay true to your style on your big day.

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23 Awesome DIY Photo Booth Backdrop Ideas |

23 Awesome DIY Photo Booth Backdrop Ideas

The photo booth backdrop has become quite the fast-growing trend at weddings. These innovative displays are a fun and engaging activity for your guests at the event, but also a great way to incorporate a bit of creativity into your special day, beyond the limitations of store-bought options. Read more…

Best Chicago Wedding Venues for Summer and Fall

Chicago Weddings: The Best Wedding Venues for Late Summer and Fall

From sun-drenched afternoons to crisp, clear nights, Chicago is breathtaking in the late summer and fall months. The vibrant colors and rich textures of the scenery this time of year create a gorgeous backdrop for weddings. The Chicago area boasts an array of dynamic locations with outdoor access to highlight the lush landscape, as well as indoor space to transition into the later, cooler part of the night. Read more…

9 Best Hotels for Weddings In Chicago

9 Chicago Hotels You’d Be Crazy Not to Have Your Wedding At

A hotel wedding combines the convenience of guest accommodations with the luxury and grandeur of a full-service venue. In a city like Chicago, hotels offer a level of tasteful sophistication, breathtaking backdrops and a look into the city’s rich history. Read more…

The 15 Most Awesome and over the top Marriage Proposals Chi Town Brides

The 15 Most Awesome (and over the top) Marriage Proposals

Proposing marriage is one of the most significant moments in a couple’s relationship- filled with nerves, excitement and an element of surprise. However, we’ve seen quite the movement away from simply getting down on one’s knee. Read more…


How to Instagram Your Wedding: Supplement Your Wedding Photography

From helping to plan the event to preserving memories, social media has made quite the impact on weddings. Instagram, in particular, provides a platform to engage everyone involved in the celebration in a visual way. More and more modern weddings are incorporating the app to display picturesque elements and keep a photo journal of the entire experience. Read more…

Winter Wedding Inspiration

Winter Wedding Inspiration

Glistening branches, white accents, sparkles – there is more to a winter wedding than a holiday or winter wonderland theme. The cold weather sets the stage for natural rustic elements, warm, dim lighting and weddings that radiate charm and elegance.

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