THE BLOG

If we’re being completely candid, over the 8 years that Life In Bloom has been in business, we’ve had many couples come to us to help design their winter wedding and while they start with a vision that embraces the season, by the time we get closer to the wedding, doubt creeps in and they […]

Walking into Mackenzie & Ryan’s wedding was out of a movie. The ceremony at Bridgeport Art Center was set with soft ivory draping, chic chandeliers and a breathtaking floral arch. This floral arch was like nothing you’ve ever seen before. The ceremony arch was full of trailing smilax vine and gorgeous white & blush blooms. […]

Life In Bloom Yearly Summary: Each wedding season at Life In Bloom is different and brings about its own challenges and rewards. This year we added a second studio (where we now house 95% of our inventory). This opened up a LOT more space to produce our ever-growing weddings. We also added a new Studio […]

When you think of winter weddings, you don’t often think of flowers. However, there are plenty of great flowers for winter weddings perfect for creating a romantic and lush winter ambience. As the Second edition of our “seasonal success” series, we’re introducing the perfect flowers for winter weddings! If you missed the First edition, check […]

One of the best parts about the Midwest is the dramatic changes to the landscape from season to season. And because we’re obsessed with cohesiveness, we encourage our couples to embrace a floral vision that complements the season. So we have put together a series of blogs full of inspiration for weddings in each season. […]

Stephanie & Spencer got married at The Drake Hotel Chicago this past October. There are few wedding venues as perfect as The Drake Hotel for a classic and elegant city wedding. We created a classic and simple green and white floral palette with an abundance of gold accents that was perfect for this Drake Hotel […]

The best part about working at a unique space is the room for creativity. Lacuna Artist Lofts is a beautiful space in the Pilsen area of Chicago, filled with brick, wood, and many artistic details. Kelsey and Bobby wanted floral to bring their Lacuna Artist Lofts wedding to life and bring a little more of […]

June 16th 2018 was no joke in the Chicagoland area.  The Temperature was in the low 90’s but the heat index was far above 100 degrees.  And with THREE outdoor weddings, our team had our work cut out for ourselves.  Today we’re sharing with you one of those three events with this beautiful Pastel wedding […]

Meet Taylor: wedding planner extraordinaire, owner of Amelia Cole Events, and our stunning summer bride.  It is safe to say we could not have been more excited when Taylor asked us to bring her wedding vision to life. And let us be the first to say, it was epic. The Patrick Haley Mansion summer wedding […]

Desi & Justin were married this past August at the Armour House in Lake Forest.  We love the Armour House for its old charming details and marble everywhere!  Of course we can’t forget about how picturesque its outdoor ceremony space is!  There are beautiful details around every corner.  For Desi & Justin’s Armour House wedding, […]