Rachel & Teddy’s Wedding at Hotel Arista

Venue: Hotel Arista | Planner: Katie Jones | Floral: Floral Events  Videographer: R.E.M. Video & Photography | Photographer: Jason Kacorowski New England Patriots player, Ted Karras, married the love of his life, Rachel, on February 17, 2018 at Hotel Arista in Naperville. Their wedding was stunning from their ceremony to their dancing-filled reception. Our team …

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Katherine & Dan’s Wedding at Drury Lane

Venue: Drury Lane | Photographer: Mike Staff Productions Katherine & Dan shared their magical evening at Drury Lane in Oak Brook and we are obsessing over these photos from Mike Staff Productions! Ivory fabric with an elegant champagne front layer and amber uplighting made for the perfect ceremony backdrop. Their reception backdrop twinkled with fairy lights and white …

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Danielle & Josh’s Wedding at Morgan Manufacturing

Happy Flashback Friday Couple: Danielle & Josh | Venue: Morgan Manufacturing Photographer: Cassandra Photo | Planner: Plum & Ivy Events | Floral: Anthony Gowder Designs We had so much fun with Danielle & Josh’s Wedding. The day started with simplistic and elegant ivory entrance draping. The ceremony was decorated with an ivory drape wall and …

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Allison & Jack’s Wedding at Hilton Oak Brook Hills

Happy Valentine‘s Day! Let’s celebrate with a toast to all of those celebrating Valentine’s Day as a married couple!  Couple: Allison & Jack Dillon | Venue: Hilton Oak Brook Hills | Wedding Date: November 18, 2017 A gorgeous reception set up with cafe globe lighting glowing over guest tables. Allison & Jack’s white vinyl dance …

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Wedding Wednesday Weekend Review

Happy #WeddingWednesday! Take a look at EEL Chicago’s last wedding weekend in this week’s blog: Thank you Arrowhead Golf Club for this photo of Justine & John’s gorgeous wedding ceremony! This combination of white paper lanterns with single-bulb cafe lights suspended at different lengths was such a fun look for Arrowhead‘s ceiling! We loved the …

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Throwback Thursday: September 9th

Happy #ThrowbackThursday! We’re celebrating by reflecting on all of the wonderful weddings on September 9th! Starting off we have Ryan & Jessica’s beautiful wedding at Kemper Lakes Golf Club We loved this unique Guestbook! For more guestbook ideas check out our sister company’s blog post here! Illuminated White, Ivory, and Navy Paper Lanterns hung above …

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Weekend Review: August 25-27th, 2017

We are loving our summer weddings! Take a look at how EEL spent our last weekend: Rachel & Eric’s wedding at Prairie Production in Chicago looked amazing with a white sheer ceremony chuppah. This chuppah was later transformed with a hanging crystal chandelier for Rachel & Eric’s reception. Amber uplighting illuminated the space to create a romantic …

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