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Create fun cards to ask your friends to be bridesmaids

You said “yes” and that gorgeous ring on your finger is the living, sparkling proof of the big moment. Now, it is your turn to make a proposal and ask your friends if they want to be your bridesmaids. How to do it in a really fun, unique way? We have gathered some special card [...]

By |July 10th, 2016|Tips and Advice|0 Comments

Ease into the wedding planning process by following these tips.

You’re engaged! We know how excited and happy you must be and how eager you are to start planning your wedding!  But where do you start? We have gathered some tips for you - so read on and find out more. Start by choosing your wedding colors. This will make it so much easier to [...]

By |February 29th, 2016|Tips and Advice, Wedding Tips and Advice|Comments Off on Ease into the wedding planning process by following these tips.

How to Propose During the Winter Holidays

Believe it or not, there is a right way and a wrong way to propose during the winter holidays. Something that sounds like it could be an incredibly romantic moment could actually backfire when all the details aren’t practically thought through. Here are some of those times you’ll want to carefully consider before popping the question. [...]

By |November 6th, 2015|Tips and Advice|Comments Off on How to Propose During the Winter Holidays

5 Types to Leave Off the Wedding Guest List

Getting ready to write your wedding guest list? Once you get going, you may find it difficult to end. That magic number of 150 guests can easily turn into 255 when you take into account all the people involved in two shared lives, not to mention two sets of parents. When you’re on a wedding [...]

By |October 30th, 2015|Tips and Advice|Comments Off on 5 Types to Leave Off the Wedding Guest List

3 Things to Stay Hush About After Getting Engaged

It hardly sounds rational to encourage a newly engaged couple to stay quiet about their wedding. After all, how can you not talk about the most exciting thing happening in your life? However, in this early stage of your wedding engagement, there are some things you may want to hold back on. You may want to carefully [...]

By |October 23rd, 2015|Tips and Advice|Comments Off on 3 Things to Stay Hush About After Getting Engaged

How to Include Your Furry Best Friend in Your Wedding

Weddings may have their traditional flair, but it’s also perfectly acceptable for them to be casual, informal and fun. Especially when it comes to including your favorite furry friend - your dog. After all, your pet may be one of the most important members of the family. If there’s absolutely no question that your best [...]

By |September 25th, 2015|Tips and Advice|Comments Off on How to Include Your Furry Best Friend in Your Wedding

Your Wedding and the Loss of a Loved One

The joyous occasion of a wedding has its bitter counterpart when the death of a loved one prevents them from being a special part of it. If someone you were extremely close to is no longer here, it’s likely you’ll experience some wide emotional swings in the months and days leading up to your wedding. [...]

By |September 18th, 2015|Tips and Advice|Comments Off on Your Wedding and the Loss of a Loved One

3 Ideas to Put Fall into Your Engagement Pictures

Every season has its own unique qualities that bring something special to engagement pictures. But there’s a lot about fall that makes it a favorite of professional wedding photographers. If you’re planning to shoot your engagement photographs in autumn, here are three characteristics of this season you’ll want to take full advantage of to create those perfect [...]

By |September 14th, 2015|Tips and Advice|Comments Off on 3 Ideas to Put Fall into Your Engagement Pictures

5 Tips to a Great Wedding Gown Search

Even if you’ve waited your entire life for this moment, shopping for a wedding dress can be overwhelming. In fact, trying on these wedding gowns can be both a physically and emotionally exhausting experience. That’s why it helps to be prepared in advance before venturing out to find that perfect show stopper that your wedding [...]

By |August 21st, 2015|Tips and Advice|Comments Off on 5 Tips to a Great Wedding Gown Search

Wedding Advice: Slow Down

As Chicago wedding photographers, we understand there are a number of ’’firstsâ’ in a wedding, The first walk down the aisle, the first kiss, the first public introduction as ’’Mr. and Mrs.â’, and the first day of the rest of your married life together. Because these once-in-a-lifetime moments only happen, well . . . once-in-a-lifetime, [...]

By |July 3rd, 2015|Tips and Advice|Comments Off on Wedding Advice: Slow Down