Sonu and Tony’s Chicago History Museum Wedding!

Sonu and Tony’s Chicago History Museum Wedding!

How you both met: Tony and I met at a concert in Boulder, CO in April of 2013. We were both there with our friends and he caught my eye in the back of the venue. His friend, playing matchmaker, struck up a conversation with me. At which point we both found out of...
Erin and Steve’s Summer Wedding at Ignite!

Erin and Steve’s Summer Wedding at Ignite!

How you both met: We met through Erin’s cousin, Andrew, when we were both in our teens. While we both secretly had a crush on each other, we never made any moves. When Andrew got married in 2011, the DJ asked the entire bridal party to come onto the dance floor....
How To Have An Epic Engagement Session

How To Have An Epic Engagement Session

An engagement session is one of those pre-wedding decisions that eventually pops up in conversation with your fiancé. Should you do an engagement session or not? During my consultations with couples’, I always suggest an engagement session for a number of...
Lisa and Froy’s Summery Outdoor Chicago Wedding!

Lisa and Froy’s Summery Outdoor Chicago Wedding!

How you both met: Froylan and Lisa first connected on the online dating website, Match.com. They communicated over a few weeks while Lisa was in the process of moving to Chicago, and when she finally arrived on July 3, they agreed to finally meet in person 2 days...
Ashlyn and Brian’s Chicago Athletic Association Wedding!

Ashlyn and Brian’s Chicago Athletic Association Wedding!

How you both met: We both grew up in the same small Chicago suburb of Glen Ellyn, but it wasn’t until our college years that we met. Our first date was at the driving range, which was only the start of a number of sports-themed dates to come. Your proposal:...
Allysa and Danny’s City Hall Elopement Wedding!

Allysa and Danny’s City Hall Elopement Wedding!

How you both met: We both grew up in the same small Chicago suburb of Glen Ellyn, but it wasn’t until our college years that we met. Our first date was at the driving range, which was only the start of a number of sports-themed dates to come. Your proposal:...
My Yearly Best-Of Chicago Locations!

My Yearly Best-Of Chicago Locations!

Every year I like to highlight my favorite Chicago locations for weddings and engagement sessions. This year, I wanted to do something a little different and do a “Best Of” feature. I have lived in Chicago for over 26 years and this city never ceases to...
Megan and Stephen’s Odyssey Boat Wedding

Megan and Stephen’s Odyssey Boat Wedding

How you both met: We met at a bar in Columbia, SC. Stephen sent a friend to talk to me and my friend. Your proposal: Stephen and Ethan proposed at my house with roses and he made dinner. Style/Inspiration for your wedding: Water themed – I am obsessed with...
Cristina and Paul’s Chicago Classic Lady Boat Wedding!

Cristina and Paul’s Chicago Classic Lady Boat Wedding!

How you both met: At work! Your proposal: At home with beautiful Chicago buildings in the skyline after a romantic dinner. Style/Inspiration for your wedding: Spontaneous, fun, uncomplicated, outdoorsie. Details that mattered to you: Two main details – 1) that...