Chicago
The windy city is known for its sparkling lakefront, iconic architecture, trendsetting food scene and beloved sports teams - all which span the city's unique neighborhoods. With hundreds of stylish hotels, historic civic venues and urban raw spaces, Chicago is far from being a second city when it comes to memorable events.

Weddings

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Amy & Ben

Chicago, Illinois

We could NOT wait to share this wedding with you! It includes so many of our favorite design elements. Geometric shapes, macrame, bright pops of color, natural light, and more! ...
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Stephanie and David - The Ivy Room

Chicago, Illinois

Classic elegance at the Ivy Room with charming vintage details from LK events
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Chic Modern Wedding: Perri & Marian

Chicago, Illinois

Set at the fashionable Langham Hotel, this modern wedding uses vibrant, splashes of color to add a chic vibe
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ROMANTIC CHIC WEDDING | JW MARRIOTT | CHICAGO

Chicago, Illinois

So happy to share the gorgeous wedding of Melissa and Ben at the JW Marriott in Chicago created by the very talented Reva Nathan & Associates. Their wedding was featured in the ...
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Tented Wedding at Millennium Park

Chicago, Illinois

The bride and groom dreamed of having a rustic wedding in a barn but wanted to get married in their home town. Since there aren't any barns in downtown Chicago a tent at Millenn...
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LUXURIOUS GARDEN WEDDING | RITZ-CARLTON | CHICAGO

Chicago, Illinois

Breathtaking and romantic – lush floralscapes dazzled guests at this luxurious Ritz-Carlton wedding beautifully captured by Bob & Dawn Davis
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Fundraisers

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Van Gogh Opening Gala 2016

Chicago, Illinois

For the Van Gogh Opening Gala, HMR Designs utilized digital projection to literally put guests inside the artist's work.
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Tickled Pink 2017

Chicago, Illinois

Tickled Pink for Bright Pink welcomed over 1200 guests and raised $60,000+ for Bright Pink.​ ​The party kicked off at Morgan Manufacturing. Guests sampled fare from 50+ top Chic...
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GALA | THE GREAT GATEWAY | CANCER RESEARCH

Chicago, Illinois

What an evening at the Gateway for Cancer Research in the grand ballroom at Navy Pier Chicago with 1,000 guests who raised over $4.1 million and still counting! The beautiful de...
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2016 Steppenwolf Theater Gala

Chicago, Illinois

This year's gala celebrated their 40th anniversary by highlighting their ensemble. A production photo of every member was represented in the tent which was complimented by an ur...
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Chicago Lyric Opera, Opening Night Gala 2016

Chicago, Illinois

On October 1, 2016, the Women's Board of Lyric Opera of Chicago hosted Lyric's 62nd annual Opening Night Gala. Led by Co-Chairs Regan Rohde Friedmann and Eileen Murphy and Presi...
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2016 UNICEF Gala Chicago

Chicago, Illinois

The U.S. Fund for UNICEF hosted the 9th annual UNICEF Hope Gala at The Geraghty in Chicago, Illinois, which raised funds to support UNICEF’s work to put children first. The gala...
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Mitzvahs

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MITZVAH AT TWIN ORCHARD COUNTRY CLUB

Glamorous Mitzvah celebration! Vibrant purple hues and sparkles set the tone for this sleek and stylish event.
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The Chademy Awards Bar Mitzvah

Transformed a huge warehouse for a large scale Academy Awards themed Mitzvah including a private movie screening room, multiple food trucks & awesome lounge area!
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Birthdays

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MILESTONE BIRTHDAY PARTY

Chicago, Illinois

An urban, rock & roll experience. Celebrating 60 years, but a rocker at heart!
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Hamptons Beach Inspired Birthday Party

Chicago, Illinois

A turquoise blue birthday party with bursts of vibrant color and playful centerpieces adds energy and fun to a relaxed, eclectic Hamptons' beach vibe.
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Great Gatsby 50th Birthday Party

Chicago, Illinois

We had the pleasure of designing and planning this glamorous Great Gatsby birthday party at The Racquet Club of Chicago integrating gold and black custom pieces through out the ...
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Ode to Eras, 70th Birthday Celebration

Chicago, Illinois

For our honored guest, we designed an aesthetic journey where we encounter relics of our entrepreneurial spirt, discover textures found in the natural wild, and tip our hats to ...
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Birthday Party

Chicago, Illinois

For a very special birthday celebration we were asked to create a real down-home southern extravaganza. The evening showcased country legends Sugarland and Sara Evans who perfor...
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Celebrations

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Baby Shower: Elephants & Umbrellas

Chicago, Illinois

Event designer and floral phenom Christine Janda created this epic baby shower at Creativo Loft. It was an "April Showers" theme with elephants and umbrellas....installed to our...
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Wrap It Up- Little Miss Baby Shower

Chicago, Illinois

The dad of the mama-to-be has always called her "Miss," so he calls the baby "Little Miss." Of course, "Little Miss" had to be the theme! The mama to be wanted the shower to be ...
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S + N: Private Residence

Wilmette, Illinois

Big City Bride went all out for our couple's 33rd anniversary bash! Our couple celebrated with their closest family in friends in their gorgeous backyard on the shore of Lake Mi...
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Secret Garden Baby Shower

Chicago, Illinois

A lovely Secret Garden Baby Shower to welcome a special little girl!
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Children's Book Themed Baby Shower

Naperville, Illinois

Children's Book themed baby shower at Kio Kreations with photos by Hazelton Photography
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Corporate Events

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2016 Steppenwolf Theater Gala

Chicago, Illinois

This year's gala celebrated their 40th anniversary by highlighting their ensemble. A production photo of every member was represented in the tent which was complimented by an ur...
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POP ART-INSPIRED CORPORATE PARTY

Chicago, Illinois

An immersive pop art experience! This epic corporate party featured custom pop art graphics, a 40 ft. panorama projection screen, and a laser light show.
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Beauty Changes Lives

Chicago, Illinois

Our job was to enchant and entertain 800 of the world’s beauty tastemakers for the Beauty Changes Lives Legacy Awards at the prestigious Art Institute of Chicago. In addition t...
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GALA | THE GREAT GATEWAY | CANCER RESEARCH

Chicago, Illinois

What an evening at the Gateway for Cancer Research in the grand ballroom at Navy Pier Chicago with 1,000 guests who raised over $4.1 million and still counting! The beautiful de...
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"Runway Rockstar" Fashion Show at The Geraghty

Chicago, Illinois

Mario Tricoci "Make Me a Model" Competition. Fashion and style meets rock and roll for the Runway Rockstar, Mario Tricoci, Make Me a Model Fashion Show at The Geraghty.
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