Posts tagged ceremony
Jen & Eric's Rookery Wedding - Part 1

Here at Sweetchic, we are always thrilled when we get to coordinate a wedding at the Rookery! Our Associate, Lindsey, had the pleasure of sending Jen and Eric down the aisle this past June with the help of a stellar team of vendors.

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Hitched: Nik & Sheila's Chicago Illuminating Company Wedding - Part 1

When Sheila and Nik chose to work with Jessica of Sweetchic Events to coordinate their wedding last August, we were thrilled! Their urban, dramatic, bold, and very contemporary vision excited our imaginations and the end result was beyond gorgeous. Clearly, we're not the only ones who thought so - their wedding was recently featured on Style Me Pretty!

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Hitched: Boris & Karen's River East Art Center Wedding - Part 2

The River East Art Center is such an unique venue! So with that in mind, why would they have a traditional ceremony set up? Instead, we did a modified "ceremony in the round", with the guests surrounding them! We kept the color palette very clean, white and modern. The acrylic pedestals were the perfect compliment to the huge existing white pillars, and it almost looked like the glass cylinders were floating!

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Hitched: Melissa & Dave's Wilder Mansion Wedding - Part 1

Melissa and I had our first meeting at my favorite brunch spot, Meli Cafe, back in Spring of 2011, and I knew were going to hit it off! Melissa & Dave wanted a truly intimate wedding - meaning only 60 guests - with only their closest friends and family. I love that they opted to keep things simple by not having a bridal party at all. They selected the lovely Wilder Mansion in Elmhurst, which was the perfect venue for a wedding of their size.

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Hitched: Meredith and Brad's Architectural Artifacts Wedding - Part 1

Our last wedding of 2011 was Meredith & Brad's wedding at Architectural Artifacts, one of the most unique venues in Chicago! (If you haven't been to AA, you definitely should, it's open daily to the public!) The husband and wife team of Pen Carlson were photographers on my *I WANT TO WORK WITH THEM* list for ages, and they did not disappoint!

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TIP: Finding a Unique Ceremony Reading

One of the most common questions we receive from brides relates to finding a non-cheesy wedding reading. With more of our clients choosing to have a non-religious or multi-cultural ceremony, they’re searching for text that directly speaks to their unique relationship rather than verses straight from the Bible.

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