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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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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 Chicago to make transform Ashyana Banquets into a stunning...

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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 out for the weekend's wedding set ups....

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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 & John's Wedding at Morgan Manufacturing! Working with Erica at Estera Events made for a great team. Amber uplighting illuminated...

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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 ceiling to illuminate this urban space. Bobak's Signature Events looked...

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What has EEL Chicago been up to?

August has been full of gorgeous weddings. We want to share them with you!  Esplanade Lakes was transformed with a white sheer ceiling canopy and seamless white vinyl covering of the venue's dance floor. Another elegant ceiling canopy with twinkling fairy lights, a hanging crystal chandelier, and white fabric swags throughout Galleria Marchetti made for a beautiful ceremony. We loved this white fabric...

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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 Astoria! We loved working with Flavia at Allure Events Atelier for this...

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Wedding Wednesday: 6/9-6/11 Weekend in Review

Happy #WeddingWednesday to our readers! EEL Chicago had a fantastic last weekend and we want to share it with you! These fairy lights and amber uplighting looked great at the Lacuna Artist Lofts. Hotel Arista's full ballroom ivory fabric draping was illuminated with blush pink uplighting. A hanging candle backdrop twinkled behind the head table. A beautiful white Chuppah was placed on the Esplanade Lake's white...

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Hotel Arista Wedding | May 13, 2017

On May 13th, 2017 EEL Chicago set off to transform Hotel Arista's ballroom for Amy & Jim's Wedding. Laura Meyer Photography did an incredible job capturing this night. An ivory fabric backdrop behind Amy & Jim's head table was illuminated with amber uplighting & twinkling hanging candles. Amy & Jim enjoyed their first dance under an ivory ceiling canopy with a hanging crystal chandelier...

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