I'm having a bit of tropical wanderlust lately and can't seem to get this stunning Guatemalan wedding, planned and coordinated by Soirée Weddings & Events, off my mind! Wander on over to our Soirée blog for more lush photos by the talented Emilia Jane Photography!
I've posted a gorgeous Soho House Chicago reception over on the Soirée Weddings & Events blog. Head on over to marvel at the glorious floral by Fleur and gawk at the amazing photos by Emilia Jane Photography! Here's a quick preview!
Oh, hey! Remember when I used to update this blog? Neither do I. Yeesh. Well, it's been almost a year since my last post where I teased our upcoming Halloween party. It happened. Then the holidays happened. Then Burns Night. Then Galentine's Day...and I didn't blog any of it. Well, the hope is to catch … Continue reading Catching Up
In celebration of their Fall/Winter 2015 issue, Modern Luxury Brides invited Soirée Weddings & Events and many other industry friends to their swanky release party at the brand new Chicago Athletic Association Hotel way back in August. I know. I'm so late, y'all; but I did originally post this on the Soirée blog two months ago so...forgiven? The Chicago … Continue reading Modern Luxury Brides at Chicago Athletic Association!
Oh, I'm terribly late on posting this, but I did another inspiration post on the Soirée blog and wanted to make sure I shared it here. You'll see my all American vision and a gorgeous wedding put together by Soirée Weddings & Events. The post includes photos, like the one above, from Kristen Lynne Photography. I hope everyone had … Continue reading Red, White, and…Ooh, I’m Late!
Memorial Day weekend is upon us and that means, not only remembrances, tributes, and parades, but also weddings! We're headed to one ourselves this weekend, in which my husband will be one of two best men. Not gonna lie: I can't wait to see him in that tux! I did a little Memorial Day inspiration post on the … Continue reading Memorial Day Weekend Weddings
I've had the privilege of working with Soirée Weddings & Events for just over a month now: thus the sporadic blogging here. Head on over to the Soirée Weddings & Events blog to see a little Cinco de Mayo post I just put together! Photo by Shelley Anderson of Cage and Aquarium Photography
Before I tied the knot last September, I was constantly looking up advice on all things wedding related. Phrases like "what would I do differently" or "wedding advice" or "bridal regrets" were somewhat frequently typed into my search engine of choice during my planning period. This post from Christy at Avoiding Atrophy was my hands-down favorite and inspired me to … Continue reading Unsolicited Advice from a Recent Bride
I shared wedding photos from our fabulous photographer Tyler a while back, but one of my bridesmaids just happens to take gorgeous photos as well (see previous tea posts). Even with a bouquet in her hands, Emily was able to capture some lovely shots. What a breathtaking setting. Michigan, I love you. I loved my dress. I know all brides … Continue reading Through the Eyes of a Bridesmaid
Writing and choosing images for your own wedding post is daunting; especially when your photographer took more than 4,000 pictures over the entire wedding weekend. Yes. That happened. Ultimately I decided that most people looking at wedding blogs probably care less about our wedding story and more about pretty photos and inspiration for their own wedding. Or was … Continue reading The Wedding That Was