Your engagement session photos can be so amazing if you hire the right photographer, think outside the box and have fun with it. These two engagement sessions, one by Chicago photographer Jason Kaczorowski, the other by New York/Arizona photog Photography by Verdi, will give you two totally different perspectives ...

The lucky winner of 50 beautiful Thank You Notes from Three Graces Design is... Theresa S! What a lucky lady! These thank yous are simply stunning, and a total must-have with all the pre-wedding and wedding gifts you are about to receive! Have a fabulous weekend, all! And don't ...

I'm a big fan of wedding registries. I think people want to get you a gift, and they want to get you a gift that you'll like. If you're in Chicago, you've got a new way to register! Thanks to Foodie Registry if you're in ...

Today's Featured Wedding is a little bit different! As much as we love pouring over gorgeous wedding photos, wouldn't you love to know how the look of the wedding was achieved? This luxe, modern downtown Chicago wedding was planning by Paulette Wolf Events & Entertainment, and they gave ...

About Bubbly Bride Within the wedding business you see many new vendors starting from scratch with a clear passion for their trade. Not everyone is able to survive in the highly competitive market, but if you are able to position yourself with a unique twist or simply just be that ...

Is your wedding gown hanging in the closet or taking up space underneath your bed? Find a home for your beloved gown and support a worthy cause at the same time! Throughout the month of March, whiteCHICAGO is dedicating the month to collecting gowns for donation to Brides Against Breast ...

Featured Wedding by Bella Pictures Mikaela and Joel tied the knot Saturday, Oct. 11th on the rooftop of The Grand Piazza, overlooking the beautiful city skyline of Chicago. They were such a pleasure to work with, and their special day was picture perfect! Mikaela's Sex In The City style ...

For those of us in Chicago, the weather somehow makes February into the LONGEST month. But, there are two great events coming up that will keep you warm and toasty inside! 1) The Field Museum is having a special “Bridal Party” to promote their unique proposal service (featured on Savvy ...

I had the pleasure of attending Indie Wed this weekend, a fabulously unique wedding show for couples taking a modern, edgy, or eco-friendly approach to their special day! If you are a Chicago hipster planning your wedding, you were probably there! And for our non-Chicago gals who love the Etsy-Anthropology-Green ...

For all you lovely ladies in the Chicagoland area, don't forget to check out Indie Wed next Saturday, January 30th. We'll be there, will you?

How cute a proposal idea is this? Chicago’s Field Museum of Natural History is equally well known for Sue, it’s pet Tyrannosaurus Rex, and it’s beautiful Hall of Gems. Now would-be grooms can arrange to rent a case in the Hall of Gems, slip the engagement ring ...

About OneWed's Savvy Steals Weekly Giveaway Remember a few weeks back when I posted about the beautiful bridal illustrations by Rosemary Fanti? Well, one Savvy Scooper is about to get lucky, because this week's Savvy Steal is from this amazingly talented artist! Rosemary will illustrate a one-of-a-kind Bridal ...

In this week's Ask the Experts column our panel of wedding experts helps out a bride looking for some DIY decorating ideas. If you want your wedding questions answered by a team of experts write asktheexperts@onewed.com. Here's the question: Dear Experts I’m getting married in ...

As you already know, OneWed is the place that brides can dish the truth! I see good and bad reviews come in each and every day. And when it comes to the bad, these can get ugly... One recurring theme for bad reviews, specifically with our wedding photographers and videographers- ...

What is it about Chicago and the Food Network? First, the Second City’s favorite wedding caterers The Hearty Boys won the first season of the Food Network’s hit series “The Next Food Network Star,” leading to their own series, cookbooks, and a new restaurant. More recently the Cake ...

Team Blonde, located in Forest Park (one of Chicago's up and coming 'burbs) is a hidden jewel of a boutique. Their private girls’ night out events combining spa treatments and jewelry making have been a favorite bridal shower idea for years. And now they also offer custom-made bridal jewelry ...

As we spotlight Chicago wedding vendors throughout the month of November, here is a little something for our fashionista brides-to-be! Wouldn't you love to capture the elegance of your wedding day with illustration? Chicago Illustrator Rosemary Fanti does just that- she will attend a couple's wedding, and throughout ...

One of the few good things about Chicago weather is that the months and months spent under heavy coats give you a great excuse to indulge your sweet tooth! Chicago is known for some fabulous bakeries and fabulous bakeries mean fabulous wedding cakes. You could eat your way through the ...

As we spotlight the city of Chicago this month, I got to thinking... Chicagoans are blessed to be surrounded by a city with such rich culture and history. We have the beautiful skyline, the Chicago Theatre, Museum Campus, Lake Michigan, Millennium Park, and the list goes on! As a bride ...

Happy Monday! The Southport Corridor shopping district is one of the hottest shopping spots in Chicago. We’re thrilled that one of its hottest stores Perchance Boutique is helping us spotlight Chicago by participating in our Off-the-Chart Wedding Giveaway. Our Off-the-Chart Wedding Giveaway is about those expenses that never seem ...