Hotel Arista Archives | Elegant Event Lighting

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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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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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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10-1-16 Hotel Arista Wedding | Jeffrey & Michael

October 1st, 2016 | Jeffrey & Michael's Hotel Arista Naperville Wedding Our team at Elegant Event Lighting had an amazing time setting up the ceremony & reception for Jeffrey & Michael's beautiful wedding! Place cards were displayed with a white and purple fabric draping in the Credenza area for the pre-function. Guests entered a beautifully transformed 1/2 ballroom complete with a white fabric aisle runner...

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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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Elegant Event Lighting Weekend in Review | June 11th, 2016

It's #WeddingWednesday and we're celebrating by reviewing the busy, June 11th, 2016 Wedding Weekend at Elegant Event Lighting Chicago! It was a pleasure working with Gabriela of Beso Events on the Koteles Wedding on Saturday, June 11th, 2016 at Monte Bello Estate in Lemont, IL! To personalize the dance floor for the couple’s reception, the EEL Team covered Monte Bello Estate’s wood parquet dance floor with a...

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Elegant Event Lighting Weekend in Review | May 20th-22nd, 2016

The team at Elegant Event Lighting Chicago had a busy wedding and event filled weekend! The EEL Chicago Team was excited to work with Anton from Town & Country Gardens to design the lighting and décor for St. Patrick Catholic School’s Graduation Dance on Friday, May 20th, 2016! Our team designed white sheer drape walls that ran along the walls of the gym and were embedded with alternating strands of vertical fairy...

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Lindsey & Mark’s Hotel Arista Wedding | Saturday, December 5th, 2015

Lindsey Valiulis & Mark Fleischhauer said their “I Do’s” on Saturday, December 5th, 2015 at Hotel Arista in Naperville, IL! Elegant Event Lighting designed the beautiful custom lighting and décor for their Wedding Ceremony & Reception. The couple’s guests were greeted with a beautiful pleated ivory fabric drape entrance in the lobby that was illuminated in amber uplighting! Lindsey & Mark’s...

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