Elegant Event Lighting Weddings

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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Road Trip Round 2: Priztlaff Events Wisconsin

July was the month for travels at EEL Chicago! Our team helped to transform Pritzlaff Events for Kyle & Taz’s gorgeous wedding! Take a look at their special night: This burgundy aisle runner looked so great with Kyle & Taz’s floral wall and aisle arrangements. An ivory fabric backdrop with valences separated the space for the […]

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Weekend in Review: July 7-9th

Happy #FlashbackFriday! We had another wonderful weekend and wanted to share it with all of our viewers. Our weekend started off on Friday at Drury Lane with this ivory ceremony backdrop and champagne swags, illuminated with soft amber uplighting. The stage, moonsteps, & aisle runner were all covered in matching ivory fabric. Next stop: Waldorf […]

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Carlisle Wedding

Carlisle Banquets in Lombard looked gorgeous on Saturday June 24th. Glowing flower pedestals and an ivory aisle runner led to a very elegant ivory ceremony backdrop, bridal canopy, & ivory stage cover with moon steps. This bridal canopy surrounded the glowing chandelier at Carlisle Banquets. Centerpiece lighting illuminated the fabulous floral from Flowers by Stem […]

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Thursday Therapy Networking Event

This month’s Thursday Therapy networking event was held at Artifact Events on Ravenswood Ave in Chicago.   Donations from the night were given to ALIVE Rescue in Chicago, promoting sustainable living & caregiving for animals and the environment. We are so thankful for all of this night’s vendors: Food by J&L Catering, floral from Anemone […]

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