Luck Of The Irish To You

by Natalie I felt lucky the moment I woke up today! The sun was shining and the birds were chirping gleefully, swooping through the backyards of my neighborhood. Imagine my added bliss when I spotted this darling little hellebore blooming in my garden on...

Marvelously Mint At The Union League Club

by Natalie On Saturday we rolled into our Spring wedding season with a minty fresh recipe for  Something Old (Union League Club), Something New (teaming up with Anne Book Signature Style), Something Borrowed (Hello Darling’s Heirloom Collection), and Something Blue (Navy accents galore).  These...

Hello Darling ~ Best of The Knot 2012!

by Carolyn Hello Darling is proud to announce that we were once again selected by readers of The Knot as one of Chicago’s top wedding florists for 2012! We want to send a great big thank you to all of our amazing clients for working us,...

The City Of Samba ~ Macy’s BOTD Inspiration

by Natalie As we get closer to our fourth year of Macy’s Bouquet of  the Day we have been pulling inspiration for this year’s theme, Brazil.  I’m hanging out at the library like a college kid again, watching movies, and checking out travel guides....

If Wishes Were Horses

by Natalie Lately I find myself willing Spring to come, almost daring it to reveal itself. Though what we've experienced this year in Chicago has not been a "real" Winter in my estimation, I'm still eagerly awaiting more sun, more green,...

BHLDN Chicago

by Natalie BHLDN opened it’s doors in Chicago this week and we’re smitten kittens.  Feathery, petal-y, ruffled, glitter goodness abounds between blue walls, from dresses to event decor accessories. Stop by to see what all the purr’s about! ...

Struck by Cupid’s Bow

by Carolyn Happy Valentine’s Day to all of the lovers out there, and a special “happy anniversary” to our friend Elise of CS Brides and her darling hubby William. A few favorites from their Valentine’s Day Weekend nuptials...

Today’s Chicago Woman ~ Guest Blog!

by Carolyn Natalie had an opportunity to guest blog for Today’s Chicago Woman and is sharing her advice on timing, lighting, scale, and dimension for all of the brides out there who are curious how to create a “photo ready” wedding! Check it out!...

The Beauty That Surrounds Us

by Natalie There is so much beauty in the world of flowers. I'm always in awe and in love with them. I feel very lucky that I was blessed with my gifts of creativity and a sense of wonder so that I can revel...

Indie Wed

by Celeste Today our friend Loreen Hospodar stopped in to pick up a fabulous replica bouquet for her Indie Wed booth, to match our textural bouquet which she painted for us back in 2010.  If you don’t already know about talented Miss Loreen, you...

University Club of Chicago & Matchbook Mag!

by Carolyn The latest digital issue of Matchbook Magazine is out, and we are so sweetly surprised to see Meghan and Brinker’s perfectly preppy Nantucket-inspired wedding gracing their lovely swoon-worthy pages! Of course, I would be remiss if I didn’t...

Gabby & Nick by I Do Films

by Carolyn I Do Films has done it again! The way they capture weddings, proposals, rehearsals, or really any gorgeous event is so breathtaking, and we are so blown away by their talent and artistry. Enjoy Gabby & Nick’s Modern Wing Wedding through...