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Chicago has recently added a new event space to its already impressive collection of wedding venues, and today we are going to share with you a little bit about what might quickly become one of our new favorite wedding venues!  Located in Lincoln Park where fullerton meets the lakefront path, we present to you, Theater […]

Over the past several months, we have written numerous blogs about some of our favorite wedding venues. But up until this point, we have neglected one of our favorite venues of all: The Tent!  Whether in a backyard, or out in a field somewhere, we absolutely love tent weddings! Tent weddings provide the benefits of […]

Here in Chicago, Winter isn’t what you would typically think of when you hear the term ‘wedding season’.  But today, we are going to make the case for why Winter is perhaps the best time to tie the knot! Winter Wedding Inspiration to follow! In winter, it is usually dark outside by 4:30PM.  And that […]

Winter weddings can be some of our favorite events to design.  And when it comes to creating a mood and feel that is unique to winter, we believe that there is no better way to capture the essence of winter than by incorporating a plethora of twigs, stems, and branches into your centerpieces, arches, suspended […]

With a team of A-List vendors, a beautiful venue, and a gorgeous floral palette, it should be no surprise that Meredith and Mark’s wedding at Bridgeport Art Center is one of our all-time favorite weddings that we’ve ever produced here at Life In Bloom! When we first met with Meredith, she had a distinct and […]

Unique textures and romantic blooms were the brides wishes for her big day. Deena and Alex were married this past Spring at one of our favorite venues, 19 East. For their wedding, Deena wanted a romantic wedding with a unique twist, so that is exactly what we created. A hint of the unexpected, gave this wedding the perfect […]

Nothing says “Spring” to us floral designers like pink peonies! Lydia and Ben’s Chicago Wedding at the Adler Planetarium was full of pink peonies, trailing greenery, and romantic gold vases.  The ceremony was set outdoors at the Adler Planetarium with the most stunning skyline view over-looking Lake Michigan. A clean and simple white arch with shades of pink floral […]

Down a winding road in the lovely suburb of Lake Forest sits a historic venue called the Armour House. On March 4th, Andrea and Dan celebrated their marriage surrounded by family, friends, and the most delicate decor (if we do say so ourselves). Andrea’s vision for her wedding was perfectly in line with the style of […]

The goal in finding your perfect wedding venue, is finding one that already fits your style. By doing this, you are avoiding completely transforming a space unnecessarily, which in turn allows you to allocate more money to other areas. Do you love the outdoors and nature? Do you envision being surrounded by lush plants and greenery? If you answered “yes” to either […]

There is something extra special about a New Years Eve wedding. The combination of two special occasions has really become a favorite amongst Chicago couples and we keep seeing a rise in popularity. Whether it is the glamour and hype that surrounds the night, or the convenience of an “off-season” wedding, New Years Eve weddings […]