Ignite Glass Studio Wedding-Erin and Steve

Ignite Glass Studio Wedding-Erin and Steve

Couple: Erin and SteveVenue: Ignite Glass Studio WeddingStyle: Vintage and rustic party at art studio in Fulton Market neighborhood of Chicago How you both met: We met through Erin’s cousin, Andrew, when we were both in our teens. While we both secretly had a...
Discovery World Wedding-Stephanie and Pink

Discovery World Wedding-Stephanie and Pink

Couple: Stephanie and PinkWedding Venue: Discovery WorldStyle: Indian and Jewish fusion at lakefront museum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin How you both met: We met  in 2nd period, history class, freshman year of high school. Your proposal: In front of the Eiffel tower in...
Photo Tips for Engagement Sessions

Photo Tips for Engagement Sessions

Photo Tips for Engagement Sessions 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...
Summer Wedding at Chief O’Neills!

Summer Wedding at Chief O’Neills!

Couple: Lisa and FroyWedding Venue: Chief O’NeillsStyle: Traditional church wedding with an outdoor, garden reception complete with Mariachi Band! How you both met: Froylan and Lisa first connected on the online dating website, Match.com. They communicated over...
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...
ZankYou wedding feature!

ZankYou wedding feature!

I am so thrilled that ZankYou weddings featured my styled elopement shoot I did this past Fall in Traverse City, Michigan. Thanks so much to some fantastic local vendors that provided their services to make the shoot so much fun and gorgeous at the same time. Many...