Entries by Chicago Wedding Blog

Braids Braids Everywhere

Braids, Braids Everywhere! Braids Braids Everywhere – We knew when we saw one of our favorite bloggers, Emily from Cupcakes and Cashmere devoting an entire post to the perfect braided updo tutorial that this “trend” just might be more serious than we initially thought.  And who are we kidding? Braids have been around forever, in […]

Pinterest Pins Of The Week

Pinterest Pins Of The Week Novelty Bottles: We’ve seen all kinds of fun takes on mini bottles and small sips before, but the upside down corona ( or coronita for the mini version) is absolutely perfect for a summertime soiree.  The presentation is perfect for a fiesta themed engagement party or ultra cool cocktail hour. […]

Bouquet Styles

Few people would argue that the floral choices on your big day play a huge part in setting the tone, especially during the emotional moment when the bride walks down the aisle; all eyes excitedly set on her… and the wedding bouquet! The first step in deciding what bouquet is right for you is to […]

Vendor Spotlight Kelly Vanderploeg Photography

Everytime I pick up my camera, my heart starts beating a little faster. I am a Certified Professional Photographer (CPP), which is not that common…that test nearly kicked my butt.  I am also a proud member of Professional Photographer of America (PPA), Professional Photographers of America – Northern Illinois (PPANI) and Wedding & Portrait Photographers […]