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Brian & Kelly's Wedding at Chicago Chicago Botanic Garden
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Brian & Kelly's Wedding at Chicago Chicago Botanic Garden

We've been missing summer... ...So we decided to relive it in today's blog post. Couple: Brian & Kelly | Wedding Date: June 30th, 2017 Venue: Chicago Botanic Garden | Photographer: Colin Lyons Photography We loved the glowing Crystal Chandelier & Cafe Globe Lighting over Brian & Kelly's dance floor! Take a look at more of EEL Chicago's work at Chicago Botanic Garden...

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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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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 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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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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Wedding Wednesday at Morton Arboretum in Lisle

EEL Chicago had the pleasure of attending another wonderful Wedding Wednesday networking event hosted at the Morton Arboretum in Lisle. Every month professionals in the wedding industry gather to collaborate and socialize at different venues in the Chicago Suburbs. These events are organized by the amazing Kelly Reif, The Drake Oakbrook, & Being Joy Photography. Wedding Wednesday was hosted in the Fragrance Garden...

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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 & Azuka for letting us be a part of their wedding day Anthony...

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Cut Loose for Lincoln

On March 4th, DJ Jay Sims & EEL Chicago set out for a fundraising event in honor of Abraham Lincoln Elementary School. This event was held at Gallery 1028 in Chicago where EEL Chicago installed cafe globe lighting to illuminate the space. Here we have DJ Jay with Cathy, one of the parents, who chaired this gala for Lincoln Elementary! Lots of great 80s music, dancing and money raised! A huge thank you...

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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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Morton Arboretum Wedding

On September 3rd, 2016 EEL Chicago arrived at Morton Arboretum in Lisle to set up a gorgeous outdoor ceremony and tent reception for Anxhela & Tao. An ivory chuppah framed the couple for their ceremony. Beautiful floral was added to decorate the chuppah. The Morton Arboretum tent pavilion was transformed from ceiling to floor! A seamless white dance floor, fabric draping, and glowing chandeliers were perfect...

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