Chicago Weddings

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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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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Drew & Matt | Intercontinental Chicago Wedding

Intercontinental Chicago was transformed on April 15, 2017 for Drew & Matt’s beautiful Wedding Day. EEL Chicago wanted to share just some of the many beautiful photos taken by Holly Russel at Lady and the Lens Photography. A white fabric Aisle Runner led the way to Drew & Matt’s elegant white ceremony backdrop uplit in […]

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Wedding Wednesday: Galactic Dance Floor Wedding

Happy #WeddingWednesday to our readers! This week’s blog highlights a very unique dance floor EEL Chicago’s team installed on September 4th, 2016! Lauren & Azuka stole the show as they boogied on their shimmering dance floor! EEL Chicago’s lighting shined down on Lauren & Azuka’s dance floor and cake table. A huge thank you to: Lauren […]

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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 […]

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Katie & Jeremy’s Art Institute Wedding

A very unique and beautiful wedding took place on September 24th, 2016. Our team at Elegant Event Lighting was honored being a part of Katie & Jeremy’s special day at the Art Institute of Chicago! We love this space and the story behind the couple’s choice in decor! Guests were full of smiles as they watched Katie enter […]

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Hotel Arista Tasting

Our EEL Chicago team went out on November 19th, 2016 to set up for the wedding tasting at Hotel Arista that would follow the next day. Brides, grooms,  family & friends were able to taste wonderful catering & explore all the decor possibilities for their future weddings at the hotel! Guests entered through our white […]

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Cece & Will Brooks – Palmer House Wedding

Elegant Event Lighting headed to Chicago’s Palmer House for Cece & Will’s wedding day on July 16th, 2016. Cece and Will proceeded down a simplistic aisle runner which led to a moon-step and stage all covered in Ivory fabric. An elegant Ivory drape wall was paired with Champagne swags to create the ceremonial backdrop. Fabric was subtly […]

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