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Brian & Kelly's Wedding at Chicago Chicago Botanic Garden
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Brian & Kelly's Wedding at Chicago Chicago Botanic Garden

We've been missing summer... ...So we decided to relive it in today's blog post. Couple: Brian & Kelly | Wedding Date: June 30th, 2017 Venue: Chicago Botanic Garden | Photographer: Colin Lyons Photography We loved the glowing Crystal Chandelier & Cafe Globe Lighting over Brian & Kelly's dance floor! Take a look at more of EEL Chicago's work at Chicago Botanic Garden...

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Ackers of Love
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Ackers of Love

Oh, the month of love. Happy February! Today's blog features the most adorable couple: Christin & Brian Acker! Venue: Wandering Tree Estate | Photographer: Maypole Studios | Entertainment: Something 2 Dance 2 A stunning ceremony backdrop with hanging lanterns for the couple to say their vows. DJ Jay from our sister company Something 2 Dance 2! Cafe globe string lighting above the wood dance floor for guests...

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A Great Start to 2018
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A Great Start to 2018

Good Morning, and Happy #WeddingWednesday! 2018 has been treating us amazing so far. In celebration of the end of January, here's a look at some gorgeous weddings that started out our year. Wedding Date: January 6th, 2018 Couple: Allison & John | Venue: Morgan Manufacturing | Planner: Julie B Events A glowing vertical Cafe Globe Light backdrop for their ceremony Ivory Entrance Draping with warm Amber Uplighting for...

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Meet the Team! Pt. 3/3

Teamwork makes the dream work! Get to know some more of our staff at EEL in today’s #WeddingWednesday blog post ? Today the spotlight goes to: Jay & Valerie! Hi I'm Jay! I started as a mobile DJ in 1993 at my Alma Mater Northwestern University in Evanston performing at Undergraduate events such as fraternity and sorority Formal Dances. During my junior year, I started my 21 year journey as the DJ for the annual 30...

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Meet The Team! Pt. 2/3

Teamwork makes the dream work! Get to know some of our staff at EEL in today's #WeddingWednesday blog post :) Today the spotlight goes to: Ellen & Katie!   My name is Ellen Ranney, I am the Production Manager at Elegant Event Lighting.  I went to Columbia College Chicago for my BA in Theater Design emphasis in Scenic Design.  In theater I loved working as a team to bring ideas from concept to reality.  Now at...

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Meet The Team!

Teamwork makes the dream work! Get to know some of our staff at EEL in today's #WeddingWednesday blog post :) Today the spotlight goes to: Susie & Erin! I am Susie. I am starting my second year with Elegant Event Lighting as the warehouse supervisor. I hold a degree in Stage Management and Technical Theatre from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. For more than ten years, I have worked as a stage...

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November 4th Chicago Wedding Weekend

Last weekend was full of gorgeous Chicago Weddings!Congratulations to Danielle & Josh on their Morgan Manufacturing Wedding! Their reception was so romantic with hanging crystal chandeliers throughout the room and amber uplighting illuminating the perimeter. This reception was made possible with teamwork from: Blue Plate Catering, Glazed and Infused, Anthony Gowder Designs, Bluewater Kings Band, Chicago Trolley &...

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Who Says We Only Party On The Weekend?

Last week was full of fun lighting for our team at EEL Chicago! We want to thank Eli at ESE Lifestyle for incorporating EEL Chicago's lighting at their event at the Soho House Chicago. Amber patterned lighting & uplighting looked great in this unique space. Mid-America Club on Halloween! We loved the orange and purple uplighting throughout the space. Thank you so much to Keri at Anthony Gowder Designs for letting us...

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Weekend Review: October 27 & 28th, 2017

Happy #FlashbackFriday! We hope you all had a great Halloween Week. To end the week of festivities, we are reflecting on last weekend's fabulous weddings that our team at EEL Chicago helped out with! Let's start it off with our absolute favorite of the weekend- this fun marble Vinyl Dance Floor Cover at the Thompson Chicago! A huge thank you to Erin and her team at Revel Decor for having us be a part of this...

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Weekend Review: October 22nd & 23rd

Before EEL Chicago sets out for another wedding weekend we wanted to share our favorites from October 22nd & 23rd! A twinkling fairy light backdrop and gold table draping with black accent fabric flowers for Amanda & Jose's wedding at Ashton Place in Willowbrook! Thank you to Nicki Mack for working with EEL on this beautiful wedding. "Let all that you do be done in love" Such a gorgeous tapestry at Hotel Arista...

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