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We’ve seen more all-white weddings at The Adler Planetarium than a ranunculus has petals (a lot). So when AJ & Aaron opted for a colorful palette for their summer wedding at The Adler Planetarium, we started dreaming in galactic hues ranging from vibrant pinks to jewel-toned blues. And seeing all of these colors working together […]

The majority of Event Design work that Life In Bloom does is for luxury weddings. So when we get the opportunity to design a fun corporate event, we don’t hold back in letting our creative talents shine! For this corporate event this past March, we turned the Radison Blu into the Radison Yellow! {Hold for […]

Typically our biggest and most challenging weddings of the year happen in late Summer or Fall. I’m not really sure why that is. But that was not the case this year. In fact, one of our most anticipated events of the year was also one of our first. In early April, The Life In Bloom […]

Since the inception of Life In Bloom, Rachel and I had been dying to design a wedding at Cafe Brauer. Not only because of the sentimental value (we had our own wedding reception there ten years ago), but the gorgeous architecture and overwhelming amount of natural light that pours in through the skylight above is […]

Nicole & Adam hosted a beautifully intimate wedding at The Dalcy this past Fall and they went all out with their wedding decor! Lighting was super important to the couple so we didn’t hold back in adding crystal chandeliers to every nook and cranny of The Dalcy. Enjoy a quick look back at their gorgeous […]

Alex and Lyndsay were blessed with a gorgeous day in July for their wedding at Theater on The Lake. They kicked things off with their ceremony along the lakefront path with the crystal blue water of Lake Michigan creating the perfect backdrop. Afterwards, guests enjoyed cocktails along the South end of Theater on The Lake […]

I clearly remember the first time I spoke to Amanda about the vision that she had for her Fall wedding at Harold Washington Library. She was speaking my language as she gushed about Fall foliages and hues of copper to burgundy and I knew that this autumnal floral palette would be perfect for a venue […]

Roses, roses, and more roses! For this Wedding at Company 251, we used a variety of hues ranging from taupe to peach to curate a truly unique floral palette with a perfect summer vibe that helped lighten up this industrial space. Our team designed a stunning deconstructed floral arch for Justine & Sam’s wedding ceremony […]

After many of our couples tie the knot, we often get an email a week or two later either from the bride, the mother of the bride, or even the long lost aunt of the groom, inquiring about the best way to “preserve” the Bridal Bouquet. And while the intention of preserving the bouquet is […]

After a year in flux, the events industry has come storming back this year in a way that we haven’t seen in our lifetime and Life In Bloom Floral & Event Design experienced its busiest year to date. We had the opportunity to add some fabulous new members to our team, we added some really […]