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21. September 2019 14:09
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High School (Teacher) Sweethearts

21. September 2019 14:09 by Phillip's Flowers | 0 Comments

Sarah was teaching French at East Aurora Hight School, and Joe was a band director there.  Their students thought they'd be a great match.  “It became a running joke the entire school year," Sarah said, "but I never saw him because our school is so big.”  That changed when Sarah helped chaperone a band trip to Disney World.  They ended up on the same bus, and an immediate friendship took root.  Later, on a trip with friends to Cuba in 2017, their romance began to bloom, and the relationship blossomed from there. 

Joe ultimately proposed, after dinner and dessert, at a condo magically transformed -- thanks to both sets of parents -- with thousands of rose petals, candles, 100 long-stem roses, and a garland of photos chronicling their relationship.  Sarah said, "Yes," as soon as he got down on one knee, and they married in June 2019 at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Naperville. “Our pastor, wrote this incredible sermon about how being in love and being in a marriage is being both a teacher and a student," said Sarah. 

Their reception at Arrowhead Golf Club in Wheaton included a surprise patio cocktail hour, romantic lantern style centerpieces, and fantastic live music by the Blue Water Kings.  "They blew it out of the water," said Joe.  For their honeymoon, this sweet couple enjoyed a Mediterranean cruise with stops in Spain, Italy, Greece, and Malta.  What an adventure!  And, it all started with a high school band trip, and perhaps a little student match-making, too.  Thank you Sarah and Joe for letting us be a part of your wonderful story.  Read more at Naperville Magazine.  Photos courtesy of Wes Craft Photography in Naperville.

Sarah and Joe

Blush Bridal Bouquet

Bride and Bridesmaids

Naperville Wedding Ceremony

Husband and Wife

Just Married

Candlelight Reception Centerpiece

Arrowhead Golf Club

Credits:  Other professionals included Wolsfelt's Bridan, Jasmine Galleria, Kim Piech Makeup & Hair. Pal <o;; Baleru. Minted.com, Twisted Vintage Decor, Tiffany & Co.. and Petit Four Films.

10. September 2019 21:09
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Fairy-Tale West Suburban Wedding

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After almost ten years of dating, Anka and Chris were truly in love and definitely ready to tie the knot.  Their fairy-tale wedding was at the beautiful St. Giles Catholic church in Oak Park, complete with a small Cinderalla carriage for the flower girls.  Then, it was off for a few photos at Dominican University in River Forest, with it's timeless arches and lush ivy.  What a classic Chicagoland setting!  Their reception at the Drake Oak Brook was timeless, too, with a royal pink, gold, burgundy, and blue theme, elevated floral designs on golden pedestals, and clusters of casual blooms grouped in golden wine bottles.  It was a wonderful blending of elegance, warmth, and romance.  Congratulations Anka and Chris.  We loved being part of your special day.  See more at Being Joy Photography.

Dominican University

Anka and Chris

Fairy-Tale Wedding

St. Giles Catholic Church

Pink and Gold Reception

Blue and Gold Wedding Theme

Credits:  Being Joy Photography, Weltzin Media, Yes Ma'am Hair and Makeup, Wolsfelt's Bridal, and Invitations, Etc.

4. September 2019 21:07
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White Lakefront Chicago Wedding

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Thinking of a lakefront wedding?  Check out these terrific images from Brita and Joey's wonderful day at Theater on the Lake in Chicago.   Planned by A Fresh Event and featured on PartySlate.com, this outdoor Chicago wedding featured elevated botanical centerpieces of lush foliage and  Chamomie blossoms, alternating with blooming and green plant planter centerpieces and romantic bunches of pure white blooms nestled in silvery vessels, all softly accented with romantic votive candles, and tied together with a fresh daisy theme.  It was the perfect recipe for an natural but upscale lakefront celebration, and we enjoyed every bit of it.  Thank you Jessica Eileen Drogosz Photography for sharing your beautiful work.  And, thank you Brita and Joey for letting us play a part in your gorgeous day.

Bride and Flower Girl

Fresh Daisy Wedding Theme

Lakefront Chicago Wedding

Brita and Joey

Lakefront Wedding Ceremony

Chicago Outdoor Wedding

Botanical White Wedding Theme

Daisies and Placecards

Romantic White Centepieces

Joey and Brita

brita and Joey's Wedding Day
Credits:  Jessica Eileen Drogosz Photography, Food for Thought, the Gentlemen of Leisure Band, Angelica Bannos Artistry (makeup), and Floriole (Cake). 

8. August 2019 16:18
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Riverside Wedding at London House Chicago

8. August 2019 16:18 by Phillip's Flowers | 0 Comments

Jenna and Brandon met at the University of Wisconsin., and after graduation, their relationship continued to grow through a series of adventures and life experiences. He ultimately proposed on a romatic beach in Oahu, and she said, "Yes." Their June wedding at the LondonHouse Chicago was truly magical. The florals featured garden roses, hydrangeas, stephanotis, burgundy peonies, and green hanging amaranthus, artfully designed by the Phillip's Flowers La Grange. And, the riverside setting was pure Chicago. Check out these highlights from their incredible day, or see it all at Turning Point Productions. What a stunning couple and a a beautiful day. Congratulations Jenna and Brandon. We think you're both terrific!

Credits: Tying the Knot, J. Brown Photography, Turning Point Productions, and Okyne Medialab.

9. July 2019 21:24
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Classic Elegance at Union League Club

9. July 2019 21:24 by Phillip's Flowers | 0 Comments

After exchanging vows in a gorgeous ceremony at St. Joesph Catholic Church, Kaitlin and Derek celebrated in style at Chicago's Union League Club.  The setting was luxurious, and the reception decor was classic elegance, featuring roses, hydrangeas, sparkling glass, and shimmering candlelight throughout.  With music by the incredible Rendezvous Band, everyone had a blast.  Who knew that Chicago elegance could be so much fun?  Thank you Katherine Salvatori for posting these fabulous photos.  Congratulations Kaitlin and Derek.  Your June wedding was truly amazing!

Kaitlin and Derek

Chicago Bride and Groom

Wedding Day

Wedding Party

Union League Club

Bridal Bouquets

St. Joseph Catholic Church

Chicago Wedding Couple

Ceremony and Reception Flowers

Elegant Wedding Reception

Credits:  Union League Club, St. Joseph Catholic Church, Katherine Salvatori Photography

21. June 2019 18:40
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Odyssey Country Club Wedding

21. June 2019 18:40 by Phillip's Flowers | 0 Comments

Thank you Kenny Kim Photography for sharing these inspiring imagtes from Katrina and Nick's Septmber wedding. This couple was so beautiful, and their wedding was nothing less than spectacular. We loved the phalaenopsis orchids, the variety of elevated centerpieces, and all the romantic candles throughout. Congratulations Katrina and Nick. It was an honor and a joy to be part of your fantastic day. 

Katrina and Nick's Wedding

Bride and Groom

Tinley Park Wedding Party

Bridesmaid's Bouquet and Flower Girls

Saints Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church

Odyssey Country Club Wedding

Silver and White Wedding Theme

White Candle Centerpieces

Hanging Votives

Wedding Cake and Centerpiece

Nick and Katrina

Credits:   Kristina Taheri Events, Saints Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church, The Odyssey Country Club