Elegant Event Lighting Weddings

Weekend Review: October 6-8th

Happy Friday! EEL Chicago had such a fun weekend starting on October 6th! Ashyana Banquets was transformed for a gorgeous ceremony. With ivory and champagne accents, this draped mandap, stage cover, and ceremony backdrop went perfectly with the added floral. A huge thank you to Jenna and her team at Avant Gardenia for collaborating with EEL […]

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Weekend Review: September 16th

Our September 16th weekend started off early with IgnitionOne’s Customer Summit on Thursday, September 14th!  This event was held at the Kimpton Hotel Monaco Chicago and featured speakers from Facebook, Microsoft, Ofrrester, Lenovo, and Kenny Lonergan.  Logos of IgnitionOne as well as their sponsors were illuminated in the conference room. Friday, September 15th our team headed […]

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Throwback Thursday: September 9th

Happy #ThrowbackThursday! We’re celebrating by reflecting on all of the wonderful weddings on September 9th! Starting off we have Ryan & Jessica’s beautiful wedding at Kemper Lakes Golf Club We loved this unique Guestbook! For more guestbook ideas check out our sister company’s blog post here! Illuminated White, Ivory, and Navy Paper Lanterns hung above […]

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Captivating Chandeliers!

Take a look at EEL Chicago’s latest captivating chandeliers! Bridgeport Art Center with multiple crystal chandeliers suspended from ceiling structures and white fabric for this wedding reception. Another magical look for a wedding ceremony at Bridgeport Art Center. Three sizes of chandeliers shined upon the dance floor of Morgan Manufacturing. A day-shot of crystal chandeliers at a […]

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Labor Day Weekend: Part Two

Welcome back to our Labor Day adventures! Today we are reminiscing on Sunday’s weddings: We loved working with Jason at Flowers For Dreams at the University Club of Chicago. With pin beam lighting illuminating floral centerpieces and a white vinyl dance floor with a gold monogram, the room looked great for Mary & Chad’s wedding reception. […]

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Labor Day: Part One!

Labor day weekend was an absolute blast for our team at EEL Chicago! There were many amazing weddings we were honored to be a part of. Since we have so many photos we want to share, we’ve split this weekend into two blog posts- here’s number one! Our weekend started off Friday with Caitlin & […]

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What’s new this week?

Our team has been hard at work this week leading up to Labor Day! The Elgin Country Club‘s ceiling was transformed with an ivory starburst ceiling canopy.  Prairie Landing‘s ceiling was as well, with added fairy lights in each arm of the canopy! Our #WeddingWednesday was spent with amazing vendors at Le Meridien Chicago in […]

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Weekend Review: August 25-27th, 2017

We are loving our summer weddings! Take a look at how EEL spent our last weekend: Rachel & Eric’s wedding at Prairie Production in Chicago looked amazing with a white sheer ceremony chuppah. This chuppah was later transformed with a hanging crystal chandelier for Rachel & Eric’s reception. Amber uplighting illuminated the space to create a romantic […]

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What a Lovely Wedding Weekend!

EEL Chicago’s weekend was full of incredibly gorgeous weddings both indoors and out! The transformation of Bridgeport Art Center with a white sheer ceiling design and white fabric backdrop made for the perfect ceremony! We loved working with Nadine at Fragrant Design to create this dreamy wedding! Cafe globe lighting was also strung on the […]

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Why is Lighting So Important?

A recent article by Aja Frost at the Knot titled “What Wedding Planners Spurge and Save On” listed wedding elements that couples should budget more for. Lighting was listed as a “splurge item” and we could not agree more! From the Knot’s article: ‘“Lighting is one of the most critical details,” says Lynn Easton, founder […]

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