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...
Styled Elopement Shoot in Traverse City, Michigan!

Styled Elopement Shoot in Traverse City, Michigan!

Recently, my husband and I vacationed in beautiful Traverse City Michigan. Through mutual friends, I was lucky enough to get in contact with a wonderful wedding planner, Chelsea Chapin of Springerele Events and we organized a boho, vintage-inspired elopement shoot at...
Kristina and Chris’s Revolution Brewery Wedding!

Kristina and Chris’s Revolution Brewery Wedding!

How you both met: We met while working at Northwestern University’s Center for Behavioral Intervention Technologies. He was on the tech team, she was on the clinical team, and the lab manager (Susan Kaiser, notable guest at the wedding) – who was a good...
Sarah and Piotr’s Armour House Wedding!

Sarah and Piotr’s Armour House Wedding!

Couple: Sarah and Piotr  Style/Inspiration for your wedding: Classic, romance, black-tie optional, elegant.  Details that mattered to you: The little details matter – the little things are what make an event special to me! Décor, floral, and anything beautiful...
Michelle and Brad’s Chicago Blackstone Hotel Wedding!

Michelle and Brad’s Chicago Blackstone Hotel Wedding!

How you both met: Online!   Your proposal: A couple weeks before Christmas, Brad suggested we go to the Field Museum. That is where we had our first “real” date (first date was like a blind date over drinks since we connected online). We hadn’t been...
Jacqueline and Jeff’s Mid-America Club Wedding!

Jacqueline and Jeff’s Mid-America Club Wedding!

How you both met: (from their website) Now this kind of love could only happen to a couple like us, and only happen in a town like this, Chicago – Our Kind of Love. Take a stroll down memory lane to September 2014 where two individuals’ paths intersect for...
Chelsea and Sam’s Armour House Wedding!

Chelsea and Sam’s Armour House Wedding!

How you both met: We met in August 2014 through a mutual friend when Sam came to town for the Pitchfork Music Festival. We hung out a towny bar while our friend was getting a tattoo and have been inseparable ever since. Your proposal: This is a different kind of...