Entries by Chicago Wedding Blog

How to Address Your Wedding Guests

The rules for wedding related paper products (i.e. invitations, save the dates, and the like) are a little less formalized nowadays. However, there are still guidelines you should follow when sending along your love mail! According to Emily Post, here are some rules that you should follow: Save the dates should be sent six to nine […]

Roberson Wine Pairings

There’s the wedding dress, the wedding venue, the catering that includes drinks and menu selections and much more. When organizing your wedding, you want to impress your guests and often the best way to create a memorable day is to read and research online. The wine experts at Roberson Wine have created the infographic below […]

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 […]