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The most beautiful Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool Chicago Elopement! In front of their parents and sibling, with the Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool all to themselves, Julia and Michael got married and it was pure perfection. ⁠⁠⁠⁠It was one of those August days where you can’t help but smile. The sun was shining, the people in […]

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This Intimate Publishing House Elopements was one of those perfect days where there is nothing but smiles everywhere you look, bubbles flowing, and a happiness in the air that can only be felt, not described. ⁠⁠ Publishing House is one of my absolute favorite venues in Chicago. The location is ideal, decor is breathtaking, and […]

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New Years Eve in Chicago. A day to celebrate the year behind you, and jump into the fresh year ahead of you – what better a day than this one to also get married. Kayla and Mike certainly had the best idea when they decided to have their New Years Even Chicago Elopement happen in […]

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Hidden away amongst the beaming Chicago sky scrapers, much like a secret garden, is the North Rose Garden. I met Kevin here on a beautiful crisp Fall day and picked a spot in the garden for his and Maggie’s intimate Chicago rose garden elopement. ⁠⠀Cozy, earthy, and with beautiful roses everywhere you looked, I couldn’t […]

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I met Erin and Alex on a Saturday morning at a beach in Evanston, Illinois just before 6:00AM for their intimate sunrise beach elopement The sky was dark, the wind was strong, and there was a calm in the air. The beach was empty except for a CARA running group headed out, a gentleman sipping […]

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I’m sitting here in my office, it’s March (as I write this), currently quarantined with the rest of the world as we face Coronavirus, and I just can’t stop smiling staring at these photos from Sarah + Jim’s leap day Chicago City Hall elopement. I was so unbelievably honored to be a part of their […]

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