Preferred Vendors

There is so much talent around the Chicago area. This list is not meant to exclude others by any means. These are simply the professionals with whom I have established a close relationship with, and feel their work is extraordinary. Each of these talented people also have incredible personalities; a trait that is equally important next to talent when I make a vendor recommendation.

(in alphabetical order)

Vendors in bold are ones I personally used for my own wedding!

Bridal Shops (see Couture Designers for more)

Bri'zan Couture -

Ultimate Bride -

Cakes and Pastries

Delish Cakes -

Eye Candy Bake Shop -

Calligraphy Artists

Jessica Draper Calligraphy -

MAXE Designs (Molly Axe) -


Blue Plate Chicago -

Jewell Events -

Children's Couture

Alexandria Olivia -

Couture Designers

C. Rinella -


DJ Harsh -

Diamond Event Group -

Some Guys Entertainment -

Event Planners

Working together with each of these wonderful and talented planners also means you'll receive bonus perks! Ask me (or any of them) how!

Big City Bride

Debi Lily - A Perfect Event

Five Grain Events

North Shore Weddings & Events

Premier W.E.D.


Kehoe (Ramsey Prince!!) -

Petal Play Design -

Gifts & More

Annie Occasion -

The Gnome Colony -

Hair Stylists

Ebony Roberts -

Hair by Dorthi -

Mariefel Westa (Owner, Mitchell Christopher Salon) - Mitchell Christopher Salon

Luxury Lodging

Lynfred Winery -

The Herrington Inn -

Makeup Artists

Adrianna Ghilarducci -

Mercedes Small -

Wendy City Faces -

Yvonne Wallace -


True Shot Studios -

Wardrobe Stylists

Caroline Shaw -

Wineries and Tasting Rooms

Lynfred Winery (My VIP wedding guests received wine from Lynfred!!) -

Tasting Devine - Tasting Devine Wheaton

Acquaviva Winery (My wedding was held here!) -