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New Years Eve Wedding Inspiration

Posted on April 6th, by Life in Bloom in blog, Event Design Trends. No Comments

There is something extra special about a New Years Eve wedding. The combination of two special occasions has really become a favorite amongst Chicago couples and we keep seeing a rise in popularity. Whether it is the glamour and hype that surrounds the night, or the convenience of an “off-season” wedding, New Years Eve weddings have become a Life in Bloom favorite. With a New Years Eve wedding, you are given the opportunity to get a little more creative with fun ideas for escort cards, favors, large focals, ceiling treatments, fun lighting elements, dance floor graphics, and more! We can not wait to see what is in store for NYE 2017! Here is our New Year’s Eve wedding inspiration board: Cheers!

1. Adorable poppers and custom napkins for your guests! Source 2.This mirror welcome sign with gold touches is the perfect start to a ceremony. Source 3. Black, white, and gold custom stationery sets the tone for your guests right away. Source 4. This beaded dress is the ideal bridal or bridesmaid gown for New Years Eve. Source 5. Black ring box/Mrs. Box would be a beautiful contrast and match with the stationery. Lots of mixed metals happening! Source 6. Pop of contrast with the flower girls in … Read More »

2012 Wedding Wrap-up and top 5 Countdown

Posted on December 31st, by Life in Bloom in blog. No Comments

2013 is upon us and we would like to take a few moments to reflect on our favorite events of 2012.  Thanks to everyone who helped make 2012 a good one, our amazing clients, exceptional vendors, and all you followers of our blog.  We are ready to ring in 2013 and are super excited for all we have in store for 2013, it’s going to be an exciting year with some beautiful weddings and events!


Number five on our list of favorites is our Trash the Dress Session we did with Kristin La Voie Photography.  We created a super bright and textured lush bouquet of ranunculus, dahlias, celosia, tulips, and lots of other pretty filler along with a bohemian headpiece.  You can check out the full blog post on the session HERE.


Number four is a wildflower wedding from the Quad Cities.  I adored this wedding, especially incorporating fall textures to the boutonnieres and mason jar centerpieces.  We used a lot of grass plumes, fall leaves, and berries.  View the entire blog post of this wedding HERE.


Three is a whimsical and rustic inspirational shoot done with Yellow Diamond Events and Kristin La Voie Photography.  It was a blast creating this branch structure … Read More »