This past Sunday Allison and Adam had the most perfect fall day for their wedding at Emerson Creek Pottery and Tearoom. It is Chicago after all, so you really don't know what the weather will be like ever. The day before it rained from sun up to sun down. Those poor couples! It even rained on the original Sunday Allison and Adam had picked out, so luck was definitely on their side. Not only did it not rain, but the temperature was near perfection in the upper 50's. Can
Never have I seen a bride cry so many happy tears than on Kacie and Will's wedding day. So much emotion and anticipation. So much love. When Kacie and her lovely ladies arrived I was greeted with a huge hug. A fabulous way to start off my day!! We got right into things, capturing details, playing with champagne, drinking champagne and making sure everyone was wedding ready. We had three first looks planned for our day beginning with Kacie's dear bridesmaids. Kacie, Shel
Wedding days are a marathon. It's usually over a twelve hour day of packed action from start to finish. Now granted, marathon's don't last twelve hours (thank goodness!), but the pace of a wedding day is similar. It's a marathon, not a sprint! You have to pace yourself or you'll tire fast. In order to help ease the exhaustion and stress I like to pad my timeline a little bit. When I sit down with my couples about a month before a wedding and to go over their timeline I'