The #BeUGals have taken on eating well and fitness trends to keep you on track to #bethebestU on your day. But, on top of the every day stresses of life, you are also planning a wedding {not an easy task}. Dealing with expectations and budget can cause your head to explode with unnecessary worry and [...]
 I was shopping for some summer fashions the other day and found myself drawn to anything and everything neon: bright costume jewelry, an amazing chartreuse laser-cut dress, strappy fuschia sandals and on and on. It got me thinking…how fun would neons be incorporated into a wedding!? I love the idea of juxtaposing them against a rustic backdrop like a barn [...]
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 “You may kiss your bride”–the moment that seals the deal on your “I do’s”, and one you surely don’t want to experience with a chapped pout! If the Chicago winter winds have left their mark on your kisser, you’ll want to read on. Maya P. Alluring Artistry strives to create a long-lasting look that will [...]
 From the moment we laid eyes upon Sarah Seven, we were smitten and now Chicago brides can have a dose of the magic all their own. Looking right at home on West Arlington Place, in Lincoln Park, the San Francisco based bridal designer has opened shop {leaving us with a new home away from home, [...]
 In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, we bring you green. Not the color green, eco-friendly “green”.  “If bein green” is your wedding desire, you’re in luck. Naturally Yours Events is an eco-friendly wedding and event planning company. They specialize in coordinating weddings and events with as many green touches as you would desire. If you’re [...]
 City View Loft, Chicago’s Premier All-Inclusive Venue Space Revolt Events and Pure Kitchen Catering Come Together Under One Roof to Provide a “One-Stop-Shop” for your Wedding! Chicago’s newest event space, City View Loft is the premier “one-stop-wedding-shop,” offering brides and grooms the unique opportunity to transform the venue into their own personalized space and more! Located at 324 [...]
 One of the best parts about being a bride is getting to soak up all the gorgeous inspiration at special wedding events, and the ROOF Runway event at the Wit on February 13th was no exception.   Brides-to-be sampled bites and sipped Champagne while taking in the lush floral tablescapes and stunning décor inside the chic hotel’s 27th floor [...]
 Orange is one of my favorite colors. I use it in my home, on my nails (Essie Bazooka or Clam Bake are faves!), and I even used it as a small accent color in my own wedding along side more neutral colors like blush, cream, and black.  I just adore it. So putting together this board was [...]
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 The fashion buzz around the 86th Annual Academy Awards is in full swing. We swooned over stars such as Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Hudson, Naomi Watts… and so many more.  As you walk down the aisle, follow in the foot steps of these classic Hollywood beauties. We scoured Chicago’s best bridal boutiques and found that Hollywood [...]
 From Anticipation Events: This styled shoot was inspired, simply put, by our beautiful city. The architectural landscape of Chicago’s skyline is incredibly stunning and we chose Venue SIX10 to showcase the cities architecture and give us the modern and clean backdrop we wanted for the shoot. From the towering skyscrapers to the city’s structural landmarks, the Chicago [...]