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Chicago Wedding Photography: Kaitlyn + Nathan

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The proof is in the photographs. A couple in love is such a magical thing. We couldnt be more thrilled with how Kaitlyn + Nathans photos turned out. Their love is magnetic and we were lucky enough to capture every sweet moment!

Chicago Styled Shoot: Galentines Day Brunch

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Who runs the world? That’s right! Girls. We had a blast putting together some sweet ideas for a Galentines Day brunch. We had charcuterie boards galore, gorgeous heart shaped sugar cookies, and chocolate covered strawberries. What more could you ask for? Mimosas, duh! We hope you all celebrate the love you have for your friends just as much as you celebrate with your boo this year!

Best of 2018: Nick Gerber

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Here we have Nick Gerber’s favorites of 2018! We are so lucky to have Nick as a part of the Gerber & Scarpelli team, with such an incredible eye for candid moments and a passion for creativity. 2019 is a big year for Nick as he welcomes another member to his family in March, and Gerber & Scarpelli welcomes another budding photographer to their crew. We can’t wait for all that is to come!

Chicago Wedding Photography: Anna + Jacob

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Anna + Jacob were married at St Patricks Church followed by a drive around the city to capture the beautiful couple and their wedding party! Their reception was nothing short of gorgeous located in the historical Harold Washington Library.

Best of 2018: Kurt Gerber

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Co-owner of Gerber & Scarpelli, Kurt Gerber, shares with us some of his favorite moments from 2018. What a wonderful year it was! Looking forward to another year of capturing cityscape proposals, wedding day popsicles, and moments of pure unedited joy.

Best of 2018: Belen Aquino

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Without further ado, Belen Aquino’s Best of 2018! When Belen isn’t taking photographs you can find her spending time with her family, cooking up incredible recipes for her friends, and traveling around the world! Belen has been a part of the G+S team for over seventeen years, and we couldn’t feel luckier to have her!

Chicago Styled Shoot: New Years Eve Tablescape

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Our final collaboration of 2018 with Clover Events and friends! Here is all of your sparkly New Years Eve dreams come true complete with a fabulous wall of balloons! We had so much fun doing a monthly tablescape with Clover Events and we can’t wait to show you what we have up our sleeve for 2019!

A final 2018 “thank you” to the fabulous vendors who contributed to this shoot..

Katherine Brown of Clover Events Chicago

Lindsey Campbell - Styling

Gromeza - Balloons

Chicago Wedding Photography: Mary + Nick

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Mary + Nick are the kind of couple that radiate joy and love! We couldn’t wipe the smiles off our faces all day. The celebration started at Hotel Arista in Naperville where both the groom and bride got ready. We spent the rest of the day at Noahs Event Venue where we watched Mary + Nick experience so many firsts as newlyweds. What an incredible day!

Chicago Floral Events for Florals

DeEtta’s Bakery for Cake

BM Hair & Makeup Design for Hair and Makeup

Chicago Styled Shoot: Celebrate with Movado and Kay Jewelers

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The third and final installment of our collaboration with Lakeshore in Love and Aisle Society for Movado and Kay Jewelers. What an absolute joy it was working with such a talented group of people to bring you all some sweet intimate elopement inspiration!

Event Production: Storyboard Wedding + Lakeshore in Love

Watches: Movado from Kay Jewelers

Photography: Belen Aquino of Gerber & Scarpelli Weddings

Event Planning: Clover Events Chicago

Venue: The Gwen Chicago

Floral: The Petal Chicago

Hair and Makeup: Bianca Sansosti Artistry

Videography: Nick Gerber of Gerber & Scarpelli Photography

Wedding Dress: Alyssa Kristin Bridal

Tuxedos: Formally Modern Chicago

Jewelry: Kay Jewelers

Shoes: Badgely Mischka Bridal