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We’ve all seen the horrifying wedding ceremony photos floating around on the internet… Guests standing to get a better angle while holding their cameras + cell phones, guests standing in front of the professional photographer, and even guests stepping out into the aisle as the bride walks to her groom. Sadly, I’ve experienced each of […]

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July 25, 2018

The Stress of Cell Phones and Ceremonies | Wedding Wednesday

Oh, hi… It’s Wedding Wednesday! Today, I’m sharing a few things brides forget on their wedding days. Yes, it happens, the bride makes list after list to ensure that everything is taken care of on her wedding day. BUT, then the seemingly inevitable happens, and she realizes she’s forgotten to bring or do something! There’s a moment […]

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July 18, 2018

Things Brides Forget on Their Wedding Days | Wedding Wednesday

In 2015, I met one of my now dear friends, Amy, through my sister. I am so thankful that our paths intersected and so proud of this fellow #girlboss on her biggest adventure thus far! My sweet friend Amy and her brother Terrance own and operate The Majestic event venue in downtown Kankakee. These two are […]

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May 22, 2018

The Majestic – Kankakee, Illinois | Vendor Spotlight

Happy Thursday! I’m thrilled to share this beautiful wedding day with you today! Last summer, I first connected with Lisa and Mark as they started searching for an engagement and wedding photographer. When I first heard their story and got to know them, I instantly knew that these two were madly in love and that […]

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April 5, 2018

Erin’s Pavilion Wedding Day in Springfield, Illinois | Lisa + Mark

Goodness, I am still in complete love with these bridal photos of Kate… You surely remember Kate and Michael’s rainy October wedding day from last fall – it was one for the books! And of course, their style was impeccable. The way they married wine, navy and gold throughout their wedding day style was oh […]

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March 19, 2018

Wine, Navy, and Gold October Wedding Day | Blushing Bridals

It’s been a few months since our last vendor spotlight on the blog, so what better time to share another one of my favorite wedding vendors… Sarah Kathleen Events! During the 2017 wedding season, I had the honor to work alongside Sarah, a wedding and event planner, for the first time on a beautiful downtown […]

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March 13, 2018

Sarah Kathleen Events – Aurora, Illinois | Vendor Spotlight

Happy Thursday, friends! I am LOVING these winter wedding days this year! You probably remember Jennifer and Justin from their engagement session last spring. Like I wrote then, I remember knowing Jennifer since junior high when our neighboring schools played sports against one another. I always remember Jennifer as a kind, good-hearted soul, and that […]

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February 22, 2018

Kenosha Circa on Seventh Winter Wedding Day in Kenosha, Wisconsin | Jennifer + Justin

Blushing bridals are BACK!  I love sharing these photos and loving on these beautiful brides throughout the months after their wedding days… And I think sharing these photos is a great way to share inspiration with couples and show the vast variety of wedding day styles out there. Be true to you but be inspired! […]

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February 8, 2018

Navy Blue, Forest Green, and Metallic Wedding Day | Blushing Bridals

This was the most perfect winter wedding day… And Erin and Drew’s January wedding day marked the start of our 2018 season! These two met when they were very young and even have a photo standing next to each other when they were in preschool. As these two grew up, they became high school sweethearts […]

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February 1, 2018

Town and Country Events Winter Wedding Day in Milford, Illinois | Erin + Drew

Today is bittersweet as I’m sharing my last wedding of the 2017 season… What a year it has been! I am truly thankful. Kayla and Eric’s wedding day was the absolute best end to last year’s wedding season that I could have imagined. And I’m sure for those that know these two, they would have […]

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January 4, 2018

Annie-Merner Chapel Winter Wedding Day in Jacksonville, Illinois | Kayla + Eric