Loft Six Ten
1332 North Milwaukee Avenue
8 – 11PM
A lot of brides don’t know the order of enclosure for invitations. Click here for an explanation of the order on Crane and Co. Their website offers other advice as well!
They have a ton of fantastic options and various price points. I’m so excited to announce
The grand prize will consist of CAROLEE jewelry for the entire bridal party; a Nicole Miller bridal gown; an ocean view suite at the five-star Malliouhana Hotel and Spa in Anguilla; and a $500 Lord & Taylor Gift Card.
Enter by April 15th here!
Yesterday, I posted about Alma and David’s wedding. Here are some of the unique details.
Thanks for letting me be part of such a fun wedding!
Cake: Take the Cake
Ceremony + Reception: Blackstone Hotel
Florist: Goldie’s Flower Shop
Hair + Makeup: Morgan Blaul
Music, Game Show and Video: Sounds Abound
Photo Booth: Shutterbox Photobooth
Photographer: One Love Photo
Wii: Chicago Sports Games
All photos by One Love Photo.
Alma was probably one of the calmest brides I have ever worked with.
Crossing Michigan Avenue for some photos.
The girls took pictures right across the street at Grant Park.
Each wore a black cocktail dress of their own choosing.
Alma was smiling all day!
The guys strike a pose in the famous Barbershop. The Blackstone is full of history!
Alma and David wrote their own vows. While touching, they also had a sense of humor. David pledged to support “your crazy marathon training schedule, your unhealthy addiction to TiVo, and your insistence on taking bites from anything I try to eat.”
Cutting their cake airplane themed cake. Look for a shot of the topper tomorrow.
The bride and groom snuck out during the reception for a few city photos.
I generally try and stay out of photos as much as possible, but this picture makes me laugh as it is really a snapshot of working as a coordinator. I am carrying my emergency kit on my shoulder and my small bag which holds necessities like my cell phone and tip envelopes, while trying to navigate through the room to get the big cake knife away from the little kiddies – all with a smile on my face!
When Alma and David said they wanted their guests to have fun, they meant it. They hired a company to bring in four flat screen televisions and Wiis. Alma’s niece is playing Guitar Hero – the guitar is almost bigger than she is!
The reception also included trivia about the bride and groom in a game show format.
Tomorrow I’ll showcase some of their fun details!
If you have questions about RSVPing, click here.