Intimate Chicago Wedding

Laid-back Chicago Rooftop Wedding: Caroline + Michael

We’ve said it before, but we’ll say it again, we LOVE how GWS couples are the masters at making their day perfectly reflective of them + their love. Not at all an exception, today’s adorable duo, Caroline + Michael, were married on the rooftop of Little Goat Diner in Chicago among 40 of their closest family and […]

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Heartfelt Chicago Greenhouse Wedding: Jessie + Chris

While we can probably differ on the little things that feel like a fit for St. Patrick’s Day, one quintessential detail is the color GREEN! Now let us begin with saying Jessie + Chris did not set out to have a St. Patty’s inspired wedding. (Rather, they drew inspiration from Kinfolk magazine and creating a community, family-style […]

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60’s-Inspired Pastel Wedding: Kristine + Lisle

Happy Monday, lovely friends! We’re excited to kick the week off with a beautiful 60’s-inspired Chicago celebration, hosted at Prairie Production. Kristine + Lisle’s wedding day was filled to the brim with the prettiest vintage touches + a relaxed and romantic pastel color story. Kristine wore a dreamy custom blush pink gown from Avail & Co. and they […]

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Colorful Bohemian Wedding Inspiration

Today’s wedding inspiration, photographed by Kina Wicks Photography and designed by Tiffany of A Splendid Occasion, combines two of our favorite things here at GWS: vibrant color + boho style! Along with so many of the gorgeous details the team infused into the setting, I’m super in love with the beautiful floral arrangements, designed by Natural Beauties Floral, Inc. They chose to […]

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Chicago Fall Wedding: Ashley + Andrew

Growing up in the Midwest, Ashley always had a love for the fall and assumed two things. One, that she would get married in October and two, that the ceremony would be outdoors on a crisp, clear autumn afternoon. When the day finally came though, it turned out that Mother Nature had a different agenda. […]

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An Indian Wedding in Chicago: Seema + Joe

This morning we are off to Chicago for a gorgeous Indian wedding with stunning photos by Pen Carlson and an amazing video of the day by SharkPig! They actually had two major events – an Indian music and henna party the day before the wedding, and the ceremony + reception the following day. I’m sharing photos from […]

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Love is in the Air Wedding: Shelby + Daniel

Shelby + Daniel are from two totally different worlds but together they work perfectly. :) Daniel was born in Guatemala and raised in Los Angeles while Shelby was raised in a small town in Illinois. They really wanted to highlight where they’ve been and where they are now. Right after Daniel proposed, he got a […]

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Retro Chicago Wedding: Molly + Patrick

As a product of, Molly + Patrick had a strong connection from the start. Over the 9 months of planning their wedding, they really loved working together to create their perfect day. Since they both love all things vintage, Salvage One was the perfect venue location. They also love good music, good food + good beer, so there was […]

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A Whimsical Backyard Wedding: Rachael + Mike

Rachael + Mike found most of their wedding vendors here on Green Wedding Shoes, so I’m super excited to share their gorgeous wedding! Rachael + Mike were married in Mike’s parent’s backyard outside Chicago, Illinois. They wanted a wedding that reflected who they were as a couple 100%, so with their love of home, family, chicago […]

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Engagement Photos in Chicago

Thanks to reader Thu for sharing her timeless Chicago engagement session with us today! The photos are by the lovely + talented Kate Headley. Kate is based in DC and I had the chance to meet her last year when I was in DC. She is super down to earth and really captures moments perfectly. […]

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