Juliana and Jake first contacted us to have a two-hour consultation about their wedding because they live in Hong Kong and were planning their Chicago wedding from there. As with most couples, they had a number of questions on budget, etiquette, and the flow of the wedding day. We had a great Skype call to […]

The tented courtyard at the historic Chicago Illuminating Company set the tone for an incredibly unique and warm wedding celebration for Maureen and Mike. The décor and styling aspect of planning for the wedding was especially fun for us, as Maureen works in the bridal attire industry at one of our favorite bridesmaids boutiques, Bella […]

I’m not sure where to begin with Kim and Kurt. They are two of the hardest working and kindest people I know. They are extremely intelligent and completely in love with each other. When I get to work with couples like them, my job is not even a job, because I just want to be […]

Planning Brooke and Andrew’s wedding was one of the highlights of my career. I knew the moment Brooke and her mom called, that we were going to have so much fun together…and be lifelong friends. Brooke is one of the most sincere women I have ever had the pleasure of knowing. With Brooke’s impeccable sense […]

Sophistication and grace would be the two words to describe Kathryn & Jed and their wedding day. They have a timeless style that was woven throughout their wedding day. From Kathryn’s gorgeous Vera Wang gown to the gardenia blossoms at each place setting, it was a classic celebration captured by Elena Banzini Photography and LEAP […]

Working with amazing couples and talented colleagues in Chicago is why I love my job so much. When I first met Angela and Trip, I knew that we were going to have a fun journey together and that they were going to have a beautiful wedding day. I was not wrong. Angela and Trip really […]

Guest Blogger: Kent from Kent Drake Photography Planner, Check. Venue, Check. Caterer, Check. Photographer, Check. Band, Check. Dress, Check. Prep Location….? A wedding checklist can be long and overwhelming, with some items feeling more rushed or important than the next. It’s a day you’ve thought about for years, envisioning the dress, the spouse, the venue, […]