Vendor Feature: Luci Floral Design
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Vendor Feature: Luci Floral Design

Vendor Feature: Luci Floral Design I’ve had the privilege of photographing Luci’s beautiful floral artistry two years in a row, first at Jessica and Aaron’s Navy Pier elopement last summer, and earlier this year when we partnered with an amazing team of vendors led by Rebecca at Something Profound Weddings to execute a stunning wedding…

Vendor Feature: ECBG Studio
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Vendor Feature: ECBG Studio

Vendor Feature: ECBG Studio I encountered Erin Martin and her team at ECBG Studio when my good friend and colleague, Rebecca Pope of Something Profound Weddings, brought us together to work on an amazing styled shoot at Chicago’s Room 1520. The moment Erin delivered our stunning marbled cake decorated with gold leaf for the session,…

Vendor Feature: Maloch Media
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Vendor Feature: Maloch Media

Vendor Feature: Maloch Media Last month, I connected with Trevor, wedding filmmaker and owner of Maloch Media, and he’s quickly become my favorite Chicago Wedding Videographer. We sat down over Zoom to get to know each other last month, and I’m so excited to share his story as the latest installment in my vendor feature…

Vendor Feature: A Fresh Event
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Vendor Feature: A Fresh Event

Vendor Feature: Jen at A Fresh Event I sat down with Jen, founder and lead planner at A Fresh Event, last month for another wedding planning installment in my vendor feature series, and I loved hearing her story. Moreover, I was completely blown away when she told me about her client experience. I think Jen…

Vendor Feature: City Girl Events | Chicago Wedding Planner
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Vendor Feature: City Girl Events | Chicago Wedding Planner

Vendor Feature: City Girl Events | Chicago Wedding Planner When I first came across Shar of City Girl Events while scrolling Instagram, I knew she would be an amazing vendor to share with my JHP brides and grooms. We sat down over Zoom last week and I had so much fun getting to know her…

Vendor Feature: BW Studio + Events
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Vendor Feature: BW Studio + Events

Vendor Feature: BW Studio + Events | Wedding Planner in Illinois I met up with Blair Woerfel, owner of BW Studio + Events over Zoom last week, and I’m so excited to share her story on my blog as the first featured vendor of 2021! Blair has a really unique story of how she became…

Vendor Spotlight: SJ Nelson, Boutique Hair Stylist and Colorist | Wedding Hair Tips
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Vendor Spotlight: SJ Nelson, Boutique Hair Stylist and Colorist | Wedding Hair Tips

Vendor Spotlight: SJ Nelson, Boutique Hair Stylist and Colorist | Wedding Hair Tips I met SJ Nelson when I was shooting Sean and Ann’s wedding at Starved Rock State Park this past July, and I was immediately impressed by SJ’s artistry. After I delivered the wedding gallery, I told SJ Ann’s braided hairdo was my…

Vendor Spotlight: Lashes by Viki | Wedding Eyelash Extensions
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Vendor Spotlight: Lashes by Viki | Wedding Eyelash Extensions

Vendor Spotlight: Lashes by Viki | Wedding Eyelash Extensions I first learned about eyelash extensions when I was shooting Rylee and Tom’s Chicago Riverwalk engagement session earlier this summer. Rylee mentioned that she had just had her eyelashes done, and shared about her experience at Lashes by Viki, noting that she loved her lashes so…

Vendor Feature: Bloom Magic Weddings | Chicago Wedding Florist
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Vendor Feature: Bloom Magic Weddings | Chicago Wedding Florist

Vendor Feature: Bloom Magic Weddings | Chicago Wedding Florist Kirsten Gordon, founder and lead floral designer at Bloom Magic Weddings, has been a friend and colleague for years now. We recently collaborated on an editorial shoot at the Lehmann Mansion in Lake Villa, IL that has been featured by Brides and Weddings Magazine and CHI…

Vendor Feature: RMP Chicago Events | Wedding Planning Tips
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Vendor Feature: RMP Chicago Events | Wedding Planning Tips

Vendor Feature: RMP Chicago Events | Wedding Planning Tips Earlier this summer, I had the pleasure of photographing Jessica and Aaron’s intimate elopement at Navy Pier, which was expertly planned and orchestrated by Rebecca Pope of RMP Chicago Events. Because I believe in lifting up and supporting other small businesses, I’m pleased to present RMP…

Vendor Spotlight: Custom Wedding Gifts by KNF Kreations
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Vendor Spotlight: Custom Wedding Gifts by KNF Kreations

Vendor Spotlight: Custom Wedding Gifts by KNF Kreations I met Karli earlier this summer when I shot her and Patrick’s engagement session at Ping Tom Park. Not only were Karli and Patrick a sweet and fun couple to work with, but she also brought an amazing handcrafted wedding sign to use a prop throughout the…