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Ackers of Love
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Ackers of Love

Oh, the month of love. Happy February! Today's blog features the most adorable couple: Christin & Brian Acker! Venue: Wandering Tree Estate | Photographer: Maypole Studios | Entertainment: Something 2 Dance 2 A stunning ceremony backdrop with hanging lanterns for the couple to say their vows. DJ Jay from our sister company Something 2 Dance 2! Cafe globe string lighting above the wood dance floor for guests...

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A Great Start to 2018
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A Great Start to 2018

Good Morning, and Happy #WeddingWednesday! 2018 has been treating us amazing so far. In celebration of the end of January, here's a look at some gorgeous weddings that started out our year. Wedding Date: January 6th, 2018 Couple: Allison & John | Venue: Morgan Manufacturing | Planner: Julie B Events A glowing vertical Cafe Globe Light backdrop for their ceremony Ivory Entrance Draping with warm Amber Uplighting for...

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November 4th Chicago Wedding Weekend

Last weekend was full of gorgeous Chicago Weddings!Congratulations to Danielle & Josh on their Morgan Manufacturing Wedding! Their reception was so romantic with hanging crystal chandeliers throughout the room and amber uplighting illuminating the perimeter. This reception was made possible with teamwork from: Blue Plate Catering, Glazed and Infused, Anthony Gowder Designs, Bluewater Kings Band, Chicago Trolley &...

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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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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 soft white lighting. Front lighting provided a warm illumination as Drew walked down her...

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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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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 the ceremony in her beautiful wedding dress. A white fabric backdrop with dark amber...

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Revel Décor Fairmont Hotel Wedding | July 16th, 2016

Elegant Event Lighting had the pleasure of working with Tori and the team at Revel Décor on their client’s Fairmont Hotel Wedding on Saturday, July 16th, 2016! The EEL Chicago Team designed a beautiful pleated white fabric drape wall that adorned the ceremony altar and ran wall to wall in the International Ballroom. The entire length of drape was illuminated in amber uplighting. Our team also created a...

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Revel Décor Drake Hotel Wedding | July 16th, 2016

Elegant Event Lighting loved working with Erin and the team at Revel Décor on their client’s Drake Hotel Wedding on Saturday, July 16th, 2016! The custom ceremony lighting and décor design began with a straight pleated white fabric backdrop that adorned the ceremony altar in the Gold Coast Ballroom. The bride made her grand entrance down a 100 foot long white fabric aisle runner that was accented with textured...

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EEL Chicago Weddings in Review | July 15th, 2016

Elegant Event Lighting loved working with our couples who tied the knot on Friday, July 15th, 2016! Anne Beasley & Jackson Doran hosted their Wedding Reception at Ignite Glass Studio in Chicago, IL! The EEL Chicago Team adorned the rooftop patio with a canopy of Café Globe Italian String Lights! We absolutely love how this lighting element illuminated the patio with a warm amber glow! It was a...

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