Posts filed under: Real Weddings

Christine + Mike : The Rhode to Happily Ever After

Christine and Mike met in their Microeconomics class at the University of Iowa during their freshman year. Mike was in the same Fraternity as all of Christine’s high school friends, so forming a friendship came very naturally. Of course, Christine...

Laura + Alex : Armour House of Love

Laura and Alex met at a Bulls/Celtics game in 2014, Alex is from Massachusetts and Laura is from Chicago. Almost exactly four years later, Alex proposed to Laura at a local park with the help of Laura’s family dog, Jazzie....

Susie + Eric: Memorial Day Memories

Suzie and Eric celebrated their traditional Jewish wedding over Memorial Day weekend at the Peninsula Hotel in downtown Chicago. Their black-tie affair wedding was classy, romantic, and a ton of fun! Looking back on Suzie and Eric’s love story, it’s...

A Forever Fiesta: Alison + Brian

Bella Bride Alison and her mom visited the salon on a rainy day in May. Alison selected Made With Love’s Harper gown, with the help of owner Andrea. They were delighted by Andrea’s “patient, kind, and knowledgeable” guidance in selecting...

Dancing the Night Away: Amy + Kyle

Amy and Kyle met four years ago online and had their first date at Joe’s Wine Bar in Wicker Park, which is coincidentally right where Adam ended up proposing a couple years later. He surprised her with a party at...

A Fall Fairytale: Emily + Michael

Emily and Michael met in high school and spent their first date in an empty movie theatre talking for two hours about their lives thus far, realizing how similar they were. Since that day, they’ve been inseparable. They attended DePaul...

An Urban Romance: Lauren + Frank

Lauren met Frank during their freshman year of college at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (I-L-L!). With her outgoing and caring personality and his easygoing, relaxed style, they soon became good friends. By their junior year, it was clear to...

Romantic Summer Wedding: Kathleen + Billy

Kathleen and Billy were married in Minneapolis, Minnesota – where they met, fell in love and currently live! Their reception was at The Minikahda Club on the gorgeous and quaint Lake Calhoun. — Submit your wedding here! Kathleen wore a...

Skyscrapers and Farm Tables: Rebecca + Brian

Rebecca and Brian became best friends while they were students at Indiana University, and the rest is history! They dated for seven years before Brian got down on one knee in front of the Trevi Fountain in Rome! Looks like...

Nature Meets Chic Wedding: Jackie + Jeremy

Jackie and Jeremy’s love story began as freshman at Augustana College. Their relationship started off as best friends and soon grew into something special. By senior year they officially started dating, and six years later Jeremy popped the question.  Submit...