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Michelle’s Podcast Just Launched!

Michelle’s Podcast Just Launched!

The Art of Celebrating Podcast Big news, friends! Alongside dear friend and fellow (mega-talent) planner and designer Akeshi Akinseye, Michelle is so excited to share that “The Art of Celebrating” Podcast is officially here! The first episode of The Art of Celebrating...

Sneak Peek: Britley + Peter at Beatnik Chicago

Sneak Peek: Britley + Peter at Beatnik Chicago

How incredible is it when a client wants to think way outside of the norm for their wedding reception? Let me just tell you - it is next-level incredible and super, duper awesome. In fact, these are some of my favorite clients! When a client dreams a dream that is in...

Havana Nights at the Field Museum

Havana Nights at the Field Museum

We woke up this morning feeling so exhausted and so fulfilled! We were so happy to bring Christina + Colin's incredibly beautiful wedding to life this past weekend at the iconic Field Museum of Chicago. Their sunset ceremony took place with the lakefront as their...

A Chicago Loft Wedding, Krisha & Jared

A Chicago Loft Wedding, Krisha & Jared

After so many postponements Krisha & Jared are finally, FINALLLYYY married! So many postponements, a few changes the week of - but these two are husband and wife and we could not be more excited for them! It is always such a blessing...

A Londonhouse Wedding, Cody + Andrias

A Londonhouse Wedding, Cody + Andrias

I don’t know where to begin 🤩. I am so happy for Cody & Andrias who were finally married this August after 2.5 years of postponements. Their families, wedding party and every creative involved in their wedding was so truly a pleasure to work with! They have this...

Dreamy Destination Wedding Locations

Dreamy Destination Wedding Locations

Magical, historical palaces and places 🤩✨🤩✨ A favorite #bbfw19 memory -> when Marchesa Fashion presented an outstanding collecting during Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week 2019 that is still 😍 Watching these gowns float through the trees, inspired by Monet paintings...

Elliot & Val’s Lake Geneva Wedding

Elliot & Val’s Lake Geneva Wedding

Timeless, texture, a little rustic, but mostly romantic…. What a pleasure + privilege it was to work with Elliot & Val. I am so thankful to them and so thrilled their Lake Geneva wedding was such a beautiful one! [gallery ess_grid_gal="galleries"...

Grace & Michael Celebrate at Revel Motor Row

Grace & Michael Celebrate at Revel Motor Row

Grace & Michael have the sweetest romance and the most sophisticated of styles. It was such a pleasure to bring their spring wedding to life at the gorgeous (and historic!) Revel Motor Row space. Grace is a creative and visual person, and when we started talking...

The wide world of weddings and the “wedding boom”

The wide world of weddings and the “wedding boom”

Just a little pretty inspiration for the eyes, ✨and a little wisdom for the soul: A creative’s pricing is based on their time and experience in the industry, not any one client’s budget. 👀. I know, we may need to go back and...

Antinori Wine Dinner at Gene & Georgetti

Antinori Wine Dinner at Gene & Georgetti

We had the honor of planning Gene & Georgetti's inaugural wine dinner where we celebrated family, multi-generation tradition, all things Italian and of course -> spectacular food + wine. This wine dinner with Antinori was not only the perfect fit but a...

Pride Brunch with Cabaret

Pride Brunch with Cabaret

We had the honor to execute a Pride Brunch in celebration of Gene & Georgetti's 80th year featuring a cabaret performance by the immensely talented Honey West. Honey's performance was full of talent, heart and wonderful energy and we cannot thank her enough. We...

June Happenings at MDE

June Happenings at MDE

Welcome to June, amici miei! We are well underway with wedding season this year and could not be more grateful to be back at work, doing what we love! Can you believe that we are halfway through June?! It is almost unbelievable that July is right around the corner. ...

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