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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.
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LUXURIOUS GARDEN WEDDING | RITZ-CARLTON | CHICAGO - Bob & Dawn Davis Photography & Design

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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
Allison & Dave - Jayne Weddings

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Allison & Dave

Chicago, Illinois

“We decided to have a spring wedding at Loft on Lake, a quintessential Chicago loft space with lots of raw architectural elements,” Allison said. “We were drawn to the gorgeous exposed brick walls (the feature we loved most about our fir...
Northerly Island Tent Wedding - KingenSmith

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Northerly Island Tent Wedding

Chicago, Illinois

A magical tented celebration set on Chicago's Northerly Island photographed with style by Kingensmith
ROMANTIC CHIC WEDDING | JW MARRIOTT | CHICAGO - Bob & Dawn Davis Photography & Design

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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 national issue of the Knot magazine. They are the sweetest m...
Chic Modern Wedding: Perri & Marian - SQN 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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GALA | THE GREAT GATEWAY | CANCER RESEARCH - Bob & Dawn Davis Photography & Design

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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 decor by Rishi Patel and his team at HMR Designs! The show was...
Van Gogh Opening Gala 2016 - HMR Designs

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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.
Tickled Pink 2017 - Paramount Events

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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 Chicago restaurants, sipped cocktails and brews and danced the n...
Chicago Lyric Opera, Opening Night Gala 2016 - HMR Designs

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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 President Mimi Mitchell, the glamorous evening began with 3,500 g...
2016 Steppenwolf Theater Gala - Event Creative

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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 urban loft design inspired by the new bar and cafe which opene...
2016 UNICEF Gala Chicago - The Geraghty

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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’s “Imagine” theme inspired guests to imagine a world in whi...
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Bat Mitzvah at Studio Paris - Kehoe Designs

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Bat Mitzvah at Studio Paris

Chicago, Illinois

The full urban experience was brought to life for these Mitzvah party-goers. The venue was transformed into a thriving city space with a cool gallery vibe.
MITZVAH AT TWIN ORCHARD COUNTRY CLUB - Kehoe Designs

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MITZVAH AT TWIN ORCHARD COUNTRY CLUB

Chicago, Illinois

Glamorous Mitzvah celebration! Vibrant purple hues and sparkles set the tone for this sleek and stylish event.
Island Chic Bar Mitzvah - Kehoe Designs

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Island Chic Bar Mitzvah

Chicago, Illinois

This island chic Bar Mitzvah made guests feel like they were in paradise. From the fire dancers to the delicious island cuisine and food trucks, this was a tropical evening to remember.
The Chademy Awards Bar Mitzvah - Epic Events

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The Chademy Awards Bar Mitzvah

Northbrook, Illinois

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

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Bat Mitzvah

Evanston, Illinois

Abby's stylish bat mitzvah at the Hilton Orrington Hotel was simply illuminating
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Wrap It Up-Baby You're A Firework 1st Birthday - Wrap It Up Parties

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Wrap It Up-Baby You're A Firework 1st Birthday

Chicago, Illinois

Boom Baby! "Baby You're A Firework" was the perfect theme for this sweet and sassy one year old! A hot pink, blush, white and gold color palette mixed with lush florals and gold prisms created a modern and whimsical feel. And mylar and t...
Great Gatsby 50th Birthday Party - Bliss Weddings & Events

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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 venue as well as making the guests feel like they were in a ...
MILESTONE BIRTHDAY PARTY - Kehoe Designs

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MILESTONE BIRTHDAY PARTY

Chicago, Illinois

An urban, rock & roll experience. Celebrating 60 years, but a rocker at heart!
Ode to Eras, 70th Birthday Celebration - Jennifer Anderson Events

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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 our industrial past. Aubergine and copper tones fuse this od...
Mickey Mouse Clubhouse 2nd Birthday Party - LK Events

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Mickey Mouse Clubhouse 2nd Birthday Party

Chicago, Illinois

Penelope’s Birthday Party was designed around her love of Mickey & Minnie. It was a fun afternoon spent celebrating with family & friends.
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Secret Garden Baby Shower - Hope Weis Consulting

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Secret Garden Baby Shower

Chicago, Illinois

A lovely Secret Garden Baby Shower to welcome a special little girl!
Wrap It Up - Little Miss Baby Shower - Wrap It Up Parties

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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 cheerful, bright and comfortable. She wanted to avoid frilly...
S + N: Private Residence - Big City Bride

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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 Michigan.
Fourth of July Soiree - Christine Janda Design & Events

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Fourth of July Soiree

Chicago, Illinois

A lovely all-american soiree with delicious eats, boozy sno-cones and charming decor
Pretty in Pink Baby Shower - Chez

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Pretty in Pink Baby Shower

Chicago, Illinois

This whimsical baby shower had all guests buzzing! From the elaborate sweets table to the vibrant decor, this Chicago baby shower was one to remember.
Corporate Events browse Corporate Events
2016 Steppenwolf Theater Gala - Event Creative

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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 urban loft design inspired by the new bar and cafe which opene...
POP ART-INSPIRED CORPORATE PARTY - The Geraghty

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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.
Ikram 15th Anniversary Block Party - Paulette Wolf Events

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Ikram 15th Anniversary Block Party

Chicago, Illinois

Ikram, a Chicago fashion high-end boutique, celebrated its 15th anniversary by entertaining over 800 guests including Mayor Rahm Emanual, George Lucas, Rodarte’s Kate and Laura Mulleavy and many other celebrities within the fashion world...
“Monochrome Magic” Corporate Dinner Party - Jennifer Anderson Events

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“Monochrome Magic” Corporate Dinner Party

Chicago, Illinois

At this ultra chic monochromatic affair, guests eyes’ are drawn upwards to the optical illusion above. Inspired by Europe’s grand chandeliers, Jennifer Anderson and her team play with fantasy and form to create their own modern rendition...
"Runway Rockstar" Fashion Show at The Geraghty - The Geraghty

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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.