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Artifact Events is the perfect space if you are looking for Chicago’s traditional industrial feel! It’s located in Chicago’s Historic Ravenswood neighborhood. This spacious and light filled venue makes for the most beautiful wedding photos! With 4 different spaces to rent out, you really have all the options you could ask for! Their main hall […]

Artifact Events – Chicago Wedding Venue

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Believe it or not the Chicago Art Institute does allow for professional photography. I know, I know, I was shocked too! Most museums don’t allow for professional cameras in the building but the Art Institute is cooler than most museums and does! If you want to totally stand out from the crowd, taking your wedding […]

Art Institute of Chicago – Chicago Photo Location

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If you’re looking for luxury, look no further! Located in Aurora, IL, Company 251 embellishes the luxe experience with marble flooring, custom brass lighting, detailed millwork, and exposed brick walls. This wedding venue reminds me of a modern take on vintage 20’s style. If The Great Gatsby look is what you’re after, this is your […]

Company 251 – Chicago Suburb Wedding Venue

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Here are three reasons why you should fully trust your wedding photographer.

3 Reasons Why You Should Fully Trust Your Wedding Photographer

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What better way to ring in a new year than by marrying your best friend surrounded by your loved ones! When you think of New Years Eve, what’s the first thing that pops in to your head? For me it’s POPPIN BUBBLY 🍾🥂 The inspiration for the decor of this wedding was taken from champagne […]

Chicago New Years Eve Wedding Inspiration

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Asking your best girls to stand by you on your wedding day is such an exciting part of the wedding planning process, but it’s important to know exactly what kind of a commitment you are asking of your girlfriends.

How much time and money actually goes into being a bridesmaid

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The term ‘unplugged ceremony’ may sound like wedding vendor jargon but this new trend may change the way your guests experience your wedding.  In an unplugged wedding ceremony, the couples asks their guests to turn off and put away their devices and be fully present with them in the moment.  As a photographer, I am […]

Unplugged Wedding Ceremonies: What it is and why you should consider having one.

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