Happy Anniversary Denise & Paul!

This month we would like to wish Denise and Paul a Happy One Year Anniversary!

Denise and Paul exchanged vows on November 2nd at St. Vincent de Paul followed by a reception at Spiaggia Private Events.  Thanks to Genevieve Lauren Photography for these images, and here is a look back at their special day!

Denise got ready with her best friend, Roseann at The Sofitel. Paul got ready at home and met his bride at the Sofitel for the First Look.

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Gorgeous bridal bouquet in white, ivory and blush pink from Exquisite Designs.

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Have you been inside St. Vincent?  If not, you should!! Such a beautiful church!

Michigan Avenue Wedding photos

Chicago River Bridge Wedding Photos

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Blush and red wedding flowers

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Guests enjoyed Spiaggia’s delicious Italian menu, including arugula salad, homemade gnocchi and ending with assorted gelato to accompany wedding cake from Bittersweet Bakery.

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DJEdwin from Style Matters started the party with Denise and Paul’s First Dance to “At Last” by Etta James.

Congrats to Denise and Paul!   Wishing you many more years of happiness! xo!

Night time wedding photo

Happy Anniversary Angela & Ryan!

This week we would love to wish Angela and Ryan a Happy One Year Anniversary!  The two said “I Do” in an elegant and intimate ceremony on October 26th at Spiaggia Private Events.

Jennifer Jackson Photography captured all the pretty details from this beautiful and timeless wedding.

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Avant Gardenia designed the gorgeous white bouquets.  This complimented Angela’s dress perfectly!  white bridal bouquet

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After the ceremony, guests enjoyed a 4 course Italian dinner and then danced the night away to the music of DJ Alan from Okyne Media Lab

Congrats to Angela and Ryan! We wish you many more happy, healthy and blessed years!  xo-tm

Spiaggia first dance

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                                                                                                    VENDORS:  Planner: Tiffany Munster, Soirée Weddings & Events Photographer: Jennifer Jackson DJ: DJ Alan Okyne Media Lab Florist: Jenna Sprengel, Avant Gardenia  Linens: Private Label Linens Reception Venue (catering): Spiaggia Cake: Bittersweet Bakery Officiant: Bob Guntourious, Hearts and Hands Bride’s Accommodations: Ritz Carlton