THE BLOG

WOW!  What an incredible year.  As I look back at everything that happened in 2016, I feel an overwhelming amount of gratitude to so many people.  So let me first start by thanking all the people who allow me to live my dream every day with Life in Bloom. It’s no secret, we have the […]

On November 17, Life in Bloom is teaming up with Williams Sonoma Lincoln Park for a Thanksgiving Pop-up Shop! To add to the ever-chic decor at Williams Sonoma, we will be creating fresh fall wreaths and thanksgiving arrangements. The wreaths will be made to take with you and the arrangements will be available for pre-order. […]

Today, we are thrilled to announce the addition of our new full-time employee: Erin McLoraine! Erin has worked as a freelancer with Life In Bloom over the past year and a half now and we couldn’t be more excited to bring her on full-time! Erin’s exceptional eye for design and attention to detail were evident from […]

About Us:  Life In Bloom is a High End Boutique Wedding & Event Florist located in the West Town neighborhood of Chicago and are a quickly expanding company. As a result, we are currently seeking Freelance Floral Designers as well as Part Time Event Set Up Assistants for some weddings & events this Fall Freelance Floral Design […]

WHAT: Come design a floral arrangement in Life In Bloom’s signature, romantic & organic style with instruction from the owner, Rachel, and designer, Erin whilst sipping on mimosas and nibbling on treats. Nothing says Mother’s Day like some fresh, beautiful blooms! WHEN: Saturday May 14, 2016 10:00am – 12:00pm (Saturday AFTER Mother’s Day) WHERE: Life In Bloom’s […]

We Are Hiring for several part-time positions for the upcoming wedding season!  See info below on the available positions and how to apply! About Us:  Life In Bloom is a High End Boutique Wedding & Event Florist located in Chicago, IL. We are entering our 5th year of business this spring. We are located in […]

Last night I had the privilege of attending the Wyffels Hybrids Employee Appreciation Dinner. Wyffels Hybrids has several employees who have worked over 20 years for the company.  A man by the name of David Strawn, a District Sales Manager, is one of those long-term employees.  Last night, he gave his retiree speech and it […]

2015 was quite a year for Life in Bloom!  Full of exciting changes and more beautiful events than we could count (okay, 43 if we are keeping track), we couldn’t be more excited to head into 2016. In February, we moved into a beautiful new studio located in the west town neighborhood of Chicago (2632 W […]

We are so incredibly honored that one of our favorite weddings from this past summer was featured on Martha Stewart Weddings today!  This has been one of our goals since owner Rachel began Life in Bloom, but we didn’t expect to accomplish it so soon!  Christina & Jimmy were such a wonderful couple to work […]

2014 was nothing short of incredible… and 2015 is shaping up to be even better.  But before that ball drops, and we look ahead to 2015, let us first reflect on some events that made 2014 so special.  As a small business owner, while it can be stressful and crazy at times, I couldn’t be […]