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Elegance Meets History at Stonegate Manor

Carri Fras |  September 19, 2017

Anji of Anji Monique Photography was inspired by the opportunity to show brides that using local or lesser-known vendors to create their dream wedding is a possibility.

Meet The Photographer: OMG Photography

Carri Fras |  September 15, 2017

Your wedding day is one of the most important and memorable days of your life. When it comes to capturing those invaluable and once-in-a-lifetime moments, it is incredibly important that you choose your photographer carefully. Kaity Fuja of OMG Photography is not only uber talented, she understands a couple's needs. She also uses her creativity, experience and passion for what she does to effortlessly document those special moments that will live on for generations to come—as well as the wonderful, "in between" moments that might otherwise go unnoticed.


Our Favorite Instagram Posts 9.15.17

Kaitlyn Smale |  September 15, 2017

We've said it before and we'll say it again–the amount of talent in our area just continues to impress us! We LOVE scrolling through our feed and getting lost in the magic and beauty that gets created every single day. Let's just say, picking our favorites each week isn't easy!


Glam Peacock Masquerade Style Shoot

Carri Fras |  September 14, 2017

Inspiration can come in many forms and for Lynsey Moore of Pixie Dust Events, it started with gorgeously perfect turquoise and gold peacock plates. “I knew that they would be perfect to use for a styled shoot," Lynsey says.

The Wedding Story of Kacey and Justin Loveless

Carri Fras |  September 13, 2017

On Kacey and Justin’s third anniversary, they had plans to go to a favorite restaurant for dinner. When a busy work day and deadline were cause for a cancellation, Justin had to break the bad news.

The Wedding Story of Jillian and Patrick Jaszewski

Carri Fras |  September 13, 2017

Jillian and Patrick knew from their first date they would spend the rest of their lives together. It was so clear, in fact, that Patrick “fake proposed” as they passed a courthouse while visiting his family in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

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A Modern, Country Style Shoot

Carri Fras |  September 12, 2017

Karla Neu of True Color Photography wanted to collaborate with her friend, Kelsey Hann, and her new rental company, Simply Elegant Events. Together, they dreamt up a modern, country styled shoot at Hidden Vineyard Wedding Barn, desiring to add a new twist to a classic style. “Kelsey really took it from there with her expertise in wedding design. She rents out the most amazing farm tables, so we thought those would work perfectly!" Karla says. "From the soft floral designs layered with geometric candleholders, vintage goblets, succulents and a modern menu, everything went together in such a lush way!” 

Finding The Perfect Historic Venue

Savannah Hope |  September 11, 2017

Every couple is unique. Often those subtle details about who they are, their personalities, character and style can be reflected in their wedding. With that said, it is easy to understand that choosing a wedding venue is a critical step for every couple during their wedding planning.

Meet The Venue: Knollwood Country Club

Carri Fras |  September 8, 2017

Knollwood Country Club offers more than gorgeous green acres of scenic views for your special day, it has all the wonderful amenities, outstanding cuisine and event planning services your heart desires. Wedding planning can be stressful. There's no better venue to take your worries away while ensuring your wedding is as flawless as it is gorgeous. Just a few miles from Notre Dame's campus, this venue proves why a private country club wedding at Knollwood is the perfect choice.

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Our Favorite Instagram Posts 9.8.17

Kaitlyn Smale |  September 8, 2017

Does anyone else feel like summer FLEW by? While we're sad to see it go, we can't wait to see what the fall months hold for stunning weddings, gorgeous style shoots and all-around pretty wedding inspo!