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June Weddings in a Chic Palette

Event Planner: Posh Parties | Decor: Renny & Reed | Venue: The Breakers Palm Beach | Photographer: Nancy Cohn Photography

There is something impossibly romantic about a warm June afternoon, with flowers flourishing and warm days abuzz with possibility. It’s one of the best (and most popular) times to tie the knot and throw a memorable bash. With summer blooms bursting, it’s natural to assume that a summer wedding would be full of vivid color; but we’re seeing an increase in chic summer receptions set classic ivory against lush greenery. While some added in a few pastel touches, these beautiful June weddings highlighted their special moments with cream florals and green foliage, creating gorgeous photos and memories to last a lifetime. Check out ten of our favorite breathtaking June summer weddings.

Picture Perfect

Photographer: Kaity Brawley Photography

This beautiful couple had their summer wedding at the architecturally stunning Chicago Cultural Art Center, located just off the Magnificent Mile in downtown Chicago. Shannon Gail Events kept the theme classic and pretty, choosing understated but elegant seating from Hall’s Rental Service, Inc. The bride held a lush bouquet of greenery with cream blooms with small bursts of lavender hues from LaRue Floral. Simple cream rose centerpieces allowed the spectacular historic venue to shine. Jewell Events Catering created a custom dinner menu while party favors paid tribute to the groom’s Middle Eastern roots. Kaity Brawley Photography and Petit Four Films captured this lovely event, including guests who danced the night away to beats from Toast & Jam DJ.

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Au Naturel

Photographer: Tim Tab Studios

Romantic twinkle lights sparkled in the high ceilings of Cafe Brauer, overlooking this happy couple’s June wedding reception in Chicago, IL. Clementine Custom Events organized a lush garden ceremony at a private residence followed by a trolley ride to the landmark venue in Lincoln Park for dinner and dancing. Florals by Vale of Enna featured a variety of white wildflowers set dramatically against dark greenery, and long, leafy table garlands which mirrored the ceiling’s arcing green beams. Tim Tab Studios didn’t miss a detail of this gorgeous summer wedding, snapping photos from multiple angles, and catering by Food for Thought provided a seasonal dinner menu.

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Colorful Occasion

Photographer: BK Photography

This lively summer wedding celebration was planned with creative flair by Wrap It Up Parties in Chicago, IL.  Ashland Addison Floral and Event Decor perfectly executed the event planner’s desired warm tones and texture, combining peach, blush and cream roses with vibrant ferns and foliage. Guests were delighted with the unique custom menu, which included mini pork sliders and whiskey shooters, and the luscious white three-layer cake from Central Continental Bakery. The rustic space of the Bridgeport Art Center served as an ideal backdrop for BK Photography to snap fabulous pics.

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Art and Whimsy

Photo Courtesy of Bliss Weddings & Events

Held downtown at the impressive Art Institute of Chicago, this artistic duo fully committed to the beautiful June color palette selected by pro event designer Bliss Weddings & Events. Modern white bouquets popped against Tiffany blue bridesmaid dresses, and the bride carried a bouquet of gorgeous florals in warm apricot and pink shades offset by alabaster blooms. The summer wedding ceremony took place under a unique canopy of branches covered in white florals, followed by dinner at long tables set with gold cutlery and fabulously ornate golden chargers. The cake itself was a work of art, boasting four sculptural layers decorated with coordinating peaches and cream accents.

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Simply Gorgeous

Photographer: Kent Drake Photography

Held in the luxe confines of The Racquet Club of Chicago, this happy couple put their trust in LK Events to deliver a spectacular summer wedding event in the historic and exclusive space — and weren’t disappointed. These wedding pros delivered a flawless theme drawing on lovely seasonal florals and incorporating the bride’s Venezuelan background into the menu. Kent Drake Photography and Digital Image Video Production captured every moment, including the impressive floral displays created by HMR Designs. An elegant cake in cream was designed by Elysia Root Cakes, and guests danced all night to live tunes from The Chris Starla’s Orchestra.

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Setting Sail

Photographer: Jason Kaczorowski Photography

An adventurous voyage on Lake Michigan in Chicago, IL, awaited eager guests of these lovebirds, who boarded at the Chicago Yacht Club after a stunning summer wedding ceremony in Saint James Chapel. The temperatures were perfect for a boat ride, and Jason Kaczorowski Photography caught guests hamming it up with their complimentary sunglasses and dancing to energetic music from The Chicago Players. Peach tones popped against the nautical blues and whites, and Davenport Design had fun theming the floral arrangements to match. Guests worked up an appetite for dinner followed by a slice of the delicious custom cake from Bent Fork Bakery. Navy Pier’s classic summer fireworks display was the perfect end to a perfect evening.

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Elegant Twist

Photographer: Nancy Cohn Photography

This happy couple chose to host their summer wedding at the opulent and historic beachside resort, The Breakers Palm Beach. Posh Parties designed a fabulous theme, incorporating classic elements to highlight the venue — with a colorful twist at the end. Cream roses and white hyacinth were in abundance, and decor by Renny & Reed added soft details like burnished gold votives and white, textured dining plates. A seafood-inspired dinner menu was served, and The Breakers created a stunning five-tier wedding cake, covered in white fondant roses. As guests got down to sounds from the live band, Project Soul, they were treated to a special surprise: a troupe of Brazilian Carnival dancers added their samba moves to the mix. Guests were delighted to accessorize with traditional boas and masks and join in the fun!

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Historic Venue

Photographer: JPP Studios

A classic New York City setting was appropriate for this classic couple, who held their summer wedding at the New York Public Library. Stella Day Events planned the extravagant affair, and TINSEL Experiential Design set the scene with tons of candles, large displays of white peonies and roses, and artfully placed pots of succulents. Ample tangerine and rose-hued lighting was provided by Frost Productions, while Creative Edge Parties designed the delectable dinner menu. Photographer JSP Studios caught guests on camera dancing the night away to music by Hank Lane Band.

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Vintage Style

Photographer: Heidi Ryder Photography

Superb planning by HoneyFitz Events led to this breathtaking vintage wedding scene. The bride’s gorgeous lace gown played perfectly against the blush bridesmaid’s dresses and peach, pink and cream florals created by Lark Farnum Design. Heidi Ryder Photography took gorgeous photos of this seamless event, held at Lombardi House in Los Angeles, CA. Guests dined al fresco at long tables, feasting on homestyle bites from Gus’s BBQ and Marcie’s Pies + Goods, and finishing off the meal with a slice of the custom ivory cake topped with posies from Roobina’s Cake.

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Glam Tented Affair

Photographer: Fred Marcus Studio

This unique venue by the water was perfect for these two celebrants in Long Branch, New Jersey, thanks to Arena America’s incredible crystal clear arched tent. Norma Cohen Productions’ creative vision for this summer wedding included oversized floral structures of white roses and towering verdant green centerpieces from SBK Design. Pegasus Productions created a romantic ambiance with a custom lighting scheme and Fred Marcus Studio photographed the visually-stunning soirée. Tables were set by Luxe Event Rentals, and guests dined on bites from Foremost Catering.

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