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. […]

India House Hosts Kick-Off Celebration for Wedding Weekend

Friday, September 17th, was the kick-off celebration for the wedding of Roma and Neil. The India House in Schaumburg was the location for this grand celebration and inside, three separate ballrooms were opened to allow guests to dine in one area and dance and observe a special program in another. In the dining portion of […]

Fabulous at 50! Surprise Roaring 20's Birthday Party at Makray Memorial Golf Club

Barb thought she was singing at a wedding reception at Makray Memorial Golf Club in Barrington, IL. But when she opened the doors to the reception, instead of stepping into a wedding reception, 125 of her closest family and friends shouted out “happy birthday” and proceeded to serenade her by singing “happy birthday.” It was an […]

Hole in One for Dan & Rori at the Bull Valley Golf Club

Underneath the summer sun and blue skies sat guests of Rori and Dan as they tied the knot on the greens at the Bull Valley Golf Club in Woodstock, IL. Typically as the photo booth attendant I don’t get the privilege of seeing the bride until after the ceremony but today was different. Because of where […]

Lucky Strike for Julia's Bat Mitzvah

It was a lucky strike for Julia’s Bat Mitzvah held at the Lucky Strike  bowling alley at the Yorktown Shopping Center in Lombard. Amongst the sounds of pins being hit by bowling balls, Julia and her friends spent most of their time taking pictures in the Photo Booth provided by Photo Booth Express  out of Schaumburg. […]

Party like a GabSTAR!

Durty Nellies in Palatine was the party location for this newly turned 13 -year old girl named Gabby. Located in the Band Room, 50 of Gabby’s friends congregated on the dance floor to scream “surprise” as she entered into the room.  Mixing music in the background were Dance Party DJ’s out of Lake Zurich. They kept the lights flashing, music […]

Marriott Resort in Oakbrook Hosts Beautiful and Elegant Ethnic Wedding

The wonderful smell of curry resonated down two hallways surrounding the ballroom of the wedding of Chirag and Sonia. Appetizers were elegantly presented to guests and laid out amongst dozens of tables at the Marriott Resort in Oakbrook. As guests arrived they were offered cocktails and helped themselves to one of the many bite sized appetizers. Stepping inside […]

Kristi & Jon Celebrate Wedding at Belvedere Banquets

It was a warm and sunny day for the nuptials of Jon and Kristi. Following the wedding ceremony, guests congregated in the atrium of Belvedere Banquets located in Elk Grove Village for appetizers and cocktails. The scene in the atrium was modern and sheik, with silver and purple furniture and accents, including a water feature that […]

The Arboretum Club Hosts Lovely Wedding Ceremony and Brunch Reception

It was a beautiful day for the exchange of nuptials of Iris and Marv. The location of their wedding ceremony and reception was The Arboretum Club in Buffalo Grove. The day began with a small and intimate gathering of friends and family who anxiously awaited the bride and groom under a tent on the greens of the […]

"Go Fighting Illini" themed High School Graduation Party

As guests arrived at the Bloomingdale Golf Club, it was a sea of orange and blue. Meg, the newly graduated high school student, was sporting her future college bound-self  in the colors of the University of Illinois. Tables inside the reception room were also decorated in blue and orange including carnation floral centerpieces and linens. A table […]