THE BLOG

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 […]

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, […]

What’s better than a tent wedding at your childhood home?  Rachel & Taylor were married at Taylor’s home in Lake Forest, IL this past Fall.  Their spectacular front lawn became the perfect backdrop for this adorable couple to say “I-do”.  Two picturesque hundred year old Oak trees provided an impeccable backdrop which we complimented with […]

Jill & Russ’s Morgan Manufacturing Wedding this past Fall was what we call FRESH! The design was unique, the greenery was lush, and everything just felt so FRESH!  And let us first start by saying that these two were a BLAST to work with throughout the planning process.  Their vision included lots of shades of […]

Rebby & Sean’s summer Ignite Glass Studio Wedding had one of the most original floral palettes that we’ve designed to date!  The most vibrant & colorful blooms were used throughout their day to create a super fun and energetic ambience.  From the bouquets, to the flower girl crowns, to the centerpieces; vibrant pops of color […]

Brookley & Chris’s Morgan MFG Wedding in July was simply stunning!  We took a simple yet classic floral palette and through creative event design, developed a truly breathtaking and unique wedding. This might be one of our favorite all green and white floral palette weddings to date! From the personal flowers to the triangular floral […]

This past summer, we designed and produced a colorful, vibrant rooftop wedding at Morgan’s On Fulton.  With a gorgeous skyline view, and a beautiful summer day, this rooftop wedding showcased Chicago summer weddings at its finest! In addition to the colorful blooms, we incorporated an assortment of citrus fruits & peaches. For Katy & Seth’s Rooftop […]

Welcome to our Virtual Studio Tour!  We are thrilled to share the photos that Ashley Biess (uber talented photographer & owner of Artistrie Co.) took of our space back in November!  Our design studio is located in the West Town/Fulton Market neighborhood of Chicago at 1431 W Hubbard Street #103.  Tim & I searched for […]

This past July, our floral and decor company took over The Chicago Botanic Garden’s with some seriously beautiful blooms!  We spent the first weekend of July with back to back days in McGinley Pavilion.  And the first of the two weddings was Meaghan & Sean’s Friday wedding at The Chicago Botanic Gardens.   To start, […]

Happy New Year!!  Thank you so much for following along with Life in Bloom’s journey throughout this past year.  As we reflect on all that occurred in 2018 and start to look ahead at 2019, I can’t help but keep coming back to the word GROWTH.  2018 was the year of growth here at Life […]