Category: Out and About

Discover real weddings & social events plus gain some helpful planning tips, eco-friendly inspiration, and highlights from our vendor partners. We’re excited to showcase our work and look forward to hearing how we can help you with your next event- let’s chat!

Join us at Wedtoberfest!

Date: August 28, 2017
Posted in: Out and About
We can hardly believe that another year has passed by, but we are SO excited for this year’s Wedtoberfest! This will be the fifth of its kind, and we’re convinced it’ll be the best one yet. Cage & Aquarium Photography For those who are not familiar with this event, here’s the 411: Wedtoberfest is a […]

“Sustained by Love”: An Eco-Friendly, Pop-Up Wedding Show

Date: April 28, 2016
Posted in: Out and About
We are very excited to announce that Naturally Yours Events will be collaborating with The Violet Hour to host an eco-friendly, pop-up wedding show called “Sustained by Love” on Tuesday, May 17th. This event will feature local Chicago vendors, all of which focus on maintaining sustainable, green practices in their businesses. It’s a fact that the wedding industry is […]

Naturally Yours Events Presents: Wedtoberfest

Date: July 9, 2015
Posted in: Out and About
If you didn’t already know, Naturally Yours Events knows how to put together a great event- and not just weddings! Our very own Carlene Smith, Owner and Lead Planner of NYE, is the mastermind behind Wedtoberfest, a unique wedding show-meets-beer festival hosted in Chicago. Partnering with Indie Wed, Carlene and the NYE team are beyond excited for […]

Committed 2015: Recap

Date: February 26, 2015
Posted in: Out and About
The fourth annual Committed, that took place this past Sunday at the Greenhouse Loft, was a big hit! Committed is an avant-garde wedding show that features vendors from the Chicago Green Wedding Alliance. That means couples are able to find tons of eco-friendly wedding vendors – from photographers and caterers to dress designers and planners – all […]

Indie Wed 2015: Recap

Date: February 5, 2015
Posted in: Out and About
The sixth annual Indie Wed was held this past Saturday at the Ravenswood Event Center, and the Naturally Yours team was so excited to be there for a fourth year. Indie Wed is one of our favorite events to attend because not only is it the longest run independent bridal show in America, but it also gives […]





Top Tips on Tipping Wedding Vendors

Sometimes etiquette rules can be hard to keep straight, especially when you are juggling so many tasks leading up to your wedding day. Tipping vendors involved in your big day is a customary practice, just like you would tip on many services in day to day life. To avoid any confusion, we have put together […]

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