Blog | Elegant Event Lighting Chicago

Venutis Wedding | January 28th, 2017

On January 28th, 2017 our EEL Chicago team set out to decorate Venuti's in Addison for a wedding ceremony & reception. A beautiful white fabric backdrop uplit with white lighting was decorated with vertical fairy lights to glow behind the altar. We loved this unique monogram design enhancing the seamless white dance floor and illuminated with a white dance floor wash! A sheer canopy design with fairy lights...

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Wedding Wednesday | Morgan Manufacturing

Happy Wedding Wednesday! We spent our Saturday working with Fragrant Design and Joyce Pollakoff Events at Morgan Manufacturing in Chicago! EEL Chicago incorporated many elements of lighting throughout Morgan Manufacturing, as well as a drape wall to close the ceremony area in for guests. Amber uplighting glowed throughout the perimeter of the space. Fragrant Design's decorative ring with crystal chandeliers was...

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Morton Arboretum Wedding

On September 3rd, 2016 EEL Chicago arrived at Morton Arboretum in Lisle to set up a gorgeous outdoor ceremony and tent reception for Anxhela & Tao. An ivory chuppah framed the couple for their ceremony. Beautiful floral was added to decorate the chuppah. The Morton Arboretum tent pavilion was transformed from ceiling to floor! A seamless white dance floor, fabric draping, and glowing chandeliers were perfect...

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Morton Arboretum Gingko Room

The Morton Arboretum Gingko Room was transformed on February 25th, 2017 for Beth & Matt's beautiful wedding reception. Posts spaced along the windows were decorated with fairy lights from top to bottom... ... which matched with this glowing fairy light backdrop! A white crystal love seat was placed for Beth & Matt's lounge furniture. Additional furniture was placed in the lobby! Plum purple uplighting...

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Wedding Wednesday- 9/10/16 Williams Bay, WI

Happy Wedding Wednesday! We received  beautiful photographs by Anna Guziak Photography from Kristen & John's wedding in September of 2016. This couple's unique design included  a tent decorated with cafe lights, fabric backdrops, and other decor lighting elements. Cafe Globe Lighting was strung in a design which complemented Kristen & John's decorative rings provided by their amazing florist Kelly at Fleur...

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Flashback Friday- NYE Wedding

Happy Flashback Friday! We loved this New Year's Eve Wedding 2016 for Tara & Josh at Hotel Arista in Naperville! The entire ballroom was transformed with a glowing fairy light backdrop on all four walls. A balloon drop hung above the dance floor to celebrate the new year, and incorporated colors which matched the table decor beautifully. The head table stood out with a swag design added to the backdrop, making the...

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Valentine's Party | Wilder Mansion
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Valentine's Party | Wilder Mansion

February 4th was dedicated to an early Valentine's Day Party at the Wilder Mansion in Elmhurst! This gorgeous venue didn't need much to set the mood- but EEL Chicago added some romantic touches! Each doorway was transformed into an elegant entrance for guests with red fabric draping and red uplighting. A Provence bar was also placed for guests to enjoy, aside another deep red entrance draping. EEL...

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Galleria Marchetti Wedding | November 12th, 2016

Galleria Marchetti La Pergola was transformed on November 12th, 2016 for Lucas & Brooke's beautiful wedding day. A white fabric arch with a glowing chandelier was used for the ceremony. This same arch created a perfect background for Lucas and Brooke's sweetheart table. An elegant, white fabric canopy decorated the ceiling of Galleria Marchetti for guests to dance the night...

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Salvage One Wedding | April 16th, 2016

Salvage One in Chicago looked absolutely beautiful for Rachel & Alex's wedding on April 16th, 2016. White fabric sheer was used for their ceremony canopy and accented with vertical cafe globe lighting. Soft amber patterned lighting illuminated the dance floor. Thank you to the fantastic wedding planner Regina Brooks as well as Rachel & Alex for letting EEL Chicago be a part of your special...

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2016 S2D2/EEL Holiday Party
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2016 S2D2/EEL Holiday Party

Our awesome S2D2/EEL family! This past December, our DJs, decor installers, managers, and office staff joined together for a night full of fun, food, and a life sized board game! Our lovely warehouse and crew worker Rue Carter led our life sized board game which included many competitive games, all following the theme of DJ setup and tasks a crew member may encounter on the job or in our warehouse! Our lovely...

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