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  A Stunning November Day at Artifact Events Isabelle and Joe’s late fall wedding at Artifact Events was the epitome of an A Fresh Event wedding: it was a complete and total reflection of them as a couple. Every detail was infused with personal flair — from a menu that fused French and Midwestern cuisine […]

Isabelle + Joe at Artifact Events


  Rikki and Geoff were married on a cozy November day at Artifact Events, one of our favorite industrial loft spaces on the north side of Chicago. Their glamorous style was reflected through rich tones of burgundy, gold and blush throughout the day, culminating in a reception filled with dazzling floral at every turn. Ed […]

Rikki + Geoff at Artifact Events


  Anna and Hank were married on a gorgeous May day at Café Brauer, a classic Chicago venue in Lincoln Park. Their wedding day was full of so much joy, anchored by the constant smiles on both of their faces. Angela Renee Photography was there to capture every moment: the rooftop first look, wedding party photos on […]

Anna + Hank at Café Brauer


  In the Couple’s Own Words: “Jen made planning our wedding an extremely personalized experience. She got to know us and our families and gave great advice on any unanticipated roadblocks we hit along the way, going above and beyond to take action where she could to take a load off of our shoulders. She […]

Rachel + Ben at The Intercontinental


  Words from the Bride “…I can absolutely say that hiring Jen was the best money we spent on our wedding…We were planning from out of town and I could not imagine having done it without Jen. Every member of our families and wedding party who had any call to talk to Jen had nothing […]

Alex + Sean at The Intercontinental


Vendor Team Venue: Theater on the Lake // Catering: Food For Thought // Photographer: Jessica Eileen Dorgosz // Music: Gentlemen of Leisure // Floral + Decor: Phillip’s Flowers // Cake: Floriole // Hair: Debbie Petrielli // Makeup: Anjelica Bannos // Getting Ready Hotel: W City Center // Wedding Party Transportation: M&M Limousine // Paper Goods: […]

Brita + Joey at Theater on the Lake


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