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Chicago Engagement Photography: Lindsay+Jon

Lindsay+Jon are getting married and it's happening this weekend! We're so excited to see these two fabulous people experience their special day! We had a great time visiting some of their favorite Chicago locations, including the place they got engaged -- Sweet Mandy B's! We wish them nothing but happiness on their big day and all the days after! The best things in life are sweet! Congrats Lindsay+Jon!

Chicago Wedding Photography: Colleen+Brendan

For Colleen+Brendan, Friday the 13th was a very lucky day! Colleen spotted her future husband during a night out at a pub in Lincoln Park, found an excuse to talk to him, and the rest is history! They tied the knot on a gorgeous Spring day last month, and we're so excited to get to share some of our favorite moments! Colleen+Brendan are such a fun and sweet couple. Their day was absolute magic and we wish them nothing but the best as they start their lives as Mr. and Mrs.!

Colleen+Brendan's Vendors Include:

JW Marriott - Getting Ready Location

Old St. Pat's Church - Ceremony Location

Galleria Marchetti - Reception Location

Stephanie Cook, The Creative Planners - Wedding Planner

Anthony Gowder Designs - Floral Design

Ferrara Bakery - Desserts

Chris Sarlas Orchestra - Wedding Musicians

Kelly Marie and Kaedi, Pin Me Up Chicago - Makeup and Hair Styling

Paloma Blanca, Mira Couture - Bridal Gown

New York Jewelers - Wedding Rings

Minted - Stationery

Dessy, Bella Bridesmaid - Bridesmaid's Gowns

Men's Warehouse - Men's Attire

Chicago Engagement Photography: Kailey+Andrew

We might still have a while to wait before Kailey+Andrew's big day, but that doesn't mean we can't get really excited about it! These two braved some chilly Chicago weather for a wonderful engagement session around town with us. We can't wait for their winter wedding! Congrats, Kailey+Andrew!

Chicago Style Shoot: Mother's Day!

This week is all about Moms! We've shared some of our favorite photos from Style Shoots with Clover Events over the past few months, and now we're excited to show you some images from our super fun Mother's Day Pancake Breakfast Style Shoot! Whether you plan to take the special Mom in your life out for a fancy meal, or plan to stay in with pancakes and rainbow sprinkles, we wish you a happy and fun Mother's Day! Stay tuned for another special Mother's Day post later this week! 

Thanks to the vendors for this fabulous shoot:

Katherine Healy Brown, Clover Events - Decor Design/Stylist

Jeannie Zuehlke, Simply Scripted Ink - Calligraphy

Flowers For Dreams - Floral Elements

Anthropologie and Crate & Barrel - Kitchenware and Decor Elements

Chicago Style Shoot: Springtime Pastel

Last week we shared an energetic, bold color palate from our style shoot at the University Club of Chicago. Today, we're excited to show off a more muted and elegant pastel look. The neutral tones and pop of yellow help create a calming and elegant style. We love this look!

Thanks to all the talented vendors on this shoot:

Tailored Engagements

HMR

The Festive Frog

University Club of Chicago

Chicago Wedding Photography: Gianna+Tony

When Gianna+Tony decided to have a winter wedding, there was no way of knowing if they'd be lucky enough to get fresh white snow for their big day. Fortunately every aspect of their wedding day was perfect -- including a beautiful clean blanket of snow to make things even more magical! We loved working with this gorgeous, happy couple and their incredible family and friends. This was definitely one for the books! Congrats, Gianna+Tony! 

Gianna+Tony's Vendors Include:

Marriott Suites Downers Grove - Groom's Getting Ready Location

St. Giles Church, Oak Park - Ceremony Location

Carlisle Banquets - Reception Location

Michelle Durpetti Events - Wedding Planner

Yanni Design Studio - Floral Design

The Baking Institute - Wedding Cake

Gentlemen of Leisure - Wedding Musicians

Michal Medina, Dimitra's Bridal - Bridal Gown

Oak Park Jewelers - Wedding Rings

Priority Print - Stationery

Black Tie Formal - Men's Attire

Chicago Style Shoot: Bold Colors at University Club of Chicago

We joined some incredible vendors for a recent style shoot in the Gallery at University Club of Chicago! We can't get enough of all the fabulous details and bold colors. Between the gorgeous views of Millennium Park and the amazing on-site team, we can't wait to shoot our next event there!

Thanks to all the talented vendors for a great shoot:

Tailored Engagements

HMR

The Festive Frog

University Club of Chicago