The Shores of Turtle Creek Hosts Katie's Sweet 16!

Set back off of Winn Road in Spring Grove, you will find a large wooden lodge with a sprawling deck amongst green grass, trees, and a creek that winds ever so gently throughout the property. The location is The Shores of Turtle Creek that welcomes every kind of celebration from weddings, showers, to Sweet 16 […]

Choosing Photo Booth Picture Frames as Wedding Favors

Photo booths are the hot new trend at wedding receptions across the county and it’s easy to see why, they provide the guests with hours of entertainment and great souvenirs of the day. Guests leave with lots of fun photos they took with their friends and family that they will cherish forever. A great way to incorporate a photo booth into your wedding is to provide photo booth frames to your guests as your wedding favor.

10 Questions to Ask When Hiring A Photo Booth for Your Wedding

As the popularity of photo booths at weddings continues to grow more and more companies are entering the market, this is good and bad for you the consumer. More companies mean a wider selection of services and price ranges however, it also means there are many more less than reputable companies entering the market as well.

Celebrating PAWS Chicago

PAWS Chicago celebrated their annual fundraiser on February 12, 2011 at Giovanni’s in Rockford. With a live band rocking out to some great rock classics, guests perused the silent auction tables while sipping cocktails and visiting with fellow animal-loving friends. While guests enjoyed their plated dinners, a live auctioneer anchored the live auction with gifts […]

Medinah Country Club: Architecturally Significant Wedding Reception Location

The Medinah Country Club, host of the upcoming 2012 Ryder Cup, has been a host for past PGA Championships, U.S. Opens, and Western Opens. With 54-holes of golf, including a world-renowned course #3, Medinah was an easy choice for the wedding reception of Beth and Calvin. Set back deep within 640-acres of rich greens, Beth and Calvin’s […]

4th Annual Gala: Fly Me to the Moon – Girls on the Run, McHenry

This particular evening offered pure delight for sponsors, running buddies, and supporters of Girls on the Run, McHenry County. Hosted at the The Onion Pub and Brewery in Barrington, Girls on the Run hosted their 4th Annual Gala themed, Fly Me to the Moon. Among the evenings festivities included American Idol’s Season 5 semi-finalist, David Radford and […]

Jenny's 'Couture' Themed Bat Mitzvah

The Concorde Banquet Hall in Kildeer was the perfect location for Jenny’s Bat Mitzvah. While guests attended her ceremony upstairs, tween stylish party details were tended to on the main floor. With shopping the theme, or more specifically Jenny’s couture, hot pink, black, and white were the colors that carried out the vision. Each table was dressed […]

The Racket Club of Chicago Hosts Classy Members Event

The Racket Club of Chicago hosted a high-style membership event on Friday, Feb. 25that their gold coast Dearborn location. Members were encouraged to bring spouses or significant others for an evening of fine dining, entertainment and camaraderie. The club, decked out with black and white furniture and decor, kicked off with an elegant dinner on […]

A Benefit for Purse of Hope

Society for Arts in Chicago was the venue to gather, raise money, and celebrate Purse of Hope.  Guests arrived and checked-in while sipping drinks and indulging in a variety of passed hor d’ oeuvres.  A silent auction was tastefully arranged in the back of the gallery that included artwork, Blackhawk tickets, and a girls spa day. […]

Kyle & Nicole Celebrate Wedding Reception at Chandler's Chop House

Orange and aqua were the color scheme for this fun, bright, and festive wedding of Kyle and Nicole. Located at Chandler’s Chophouse in Schaumburg, this wedding reception was hand crafted by the bride and groom. Tables were decorated with white linens and an aqua colored runner that hosted a variety of beautiful and colorful fresh […]