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!

The NotWedding Chicago 2014

Date: December 19, 2014
The NotWedding (now known as the Big Fake Wedding) is a unique bridal show alternative that creates a “wedding” for engaged couples, in order to see various wedding vendors at work. This way, the couples can literally picture their big day – from the ceremony to the reception – and leave with a real idea of which vendors they want […]

Indie Wed: Cirque de l’Amour Wedding Lounge

Date: February 4, 2014
Posted in: Out and About
This winter’s Indie Wed was EPIC! We were invited to design the entire 3rd floor. So, naturally we transformed the space into a vaudeville-inspired carnival with a lounge area, vendors exhibiting and performers on stage. It was like having one giant booth and we had a blast coming up with the ideas.  There were so […]

Summer Indie Wed 2013

Date: July 30, 2013
Posted in: Out and About
For Indie Wed this summer we puckered up in our handmade kissing booth! It was a ton of fun to watch couples, friends, parents, and even babies get behind the booth and smooch. We took polaroid shots (with Tuan Bui’s neat Fuji Camera) as keepsakes for each person who stopped by. Our booth included some […]

Poladora Ultimate Registry Event

Date: May 3, 2013
Posted in: Out and About
Poladora is an online wedding registry that features all local shops. We had the honor of teaming up with a few of these retailers at the Poladora launching event. Our mission was to create a unique table that featured items from our selected shops. We had everything from soup to books to bridal hair accessories. […]

Committed Wedding Show 2013

Date: March 3, 2013
Posted in: Out and About
I can’t say enough good things about Committed, an eco-friendly wedding show hosted by the Chicago Green Wedding Alliance. This show had it all! Do-it-yourself crafts, a fashion show, wine and beer pairings, tasty bites, sweet treats, and an amazing group of people. I get teary eyed just thinking about how wonderful these wedding industry folks are […]





Intimate Sunset Wedding Ceremony

HOME IS WHERE THE HEART IS Restrictions on large events were in place due to the pandemic during Fall 2020, but Heather and Nik knew they didn’t want to wait to get married. An intimate wedding ceremony and celebration of 15 close family & friends was all they needed to tie the knot. For the […]

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