How to Find Your Wedding Photographer

Along with our own experience and research, we consulted with one of our favorite photographers, Cara Nava of Carasco Photography to get the inside scoop on tips for selecting your event / wedding photographer.  Cara started off with stating that “Wedding Photography is a big investment for couples. It is the last representation of your day that you cannot do over. So … Read More

Do I need a wedding planner?

…or can I do it all on my own? Yes, you can and MANY brides and grooms do!  But it cannot go unsaid that planning a wedding is not an easy process.  It is hard to know where to start, what the right questions are to ask, if you have taken care of all of the logistics or if you … Read More

What Questions To Ask At Your Venue Walkthrough

Don’t know what to ask at your Venue Walkthrough? Booking a venue for your event is a big commitment.  You scheduled each venue walkthrough and visit countless event spaces, ask the questions, take pictures and try to envision your event in each venue.  You then get home, go on with your routine, review your notes and suddenly you can’t remember which … Read More

Our catering experts best-kept secrets for your Turkey Day success

1. Planning for guests: If you have ever hosted a party then you know that running out of food is a host’s worst fear. (Next to overcooking of course – the food has to be edible to run out of it!) Our catering experts have standards they follow when planning for their large parties and we are excited to share … Read More

2015 Holiday Event Decor Trends

holiday event decor trends - centerpieces

Guest Blog By Deborah Weisenhaus, the creative mind behind Chicago-based full-service event production company  Art Of Imagination. 2015 Holiday Event Decor Trend We asked Deborah Weisenhous of Art Of Imagination to share with us her insight on this season’s event trends. From lighting ideas to color schemes, here are a few ideas for you to start your holiday planning: Lighting … Read More