What are the Top Trends for Holiday Parties? It’s time to plan your Halloween party, Thanksgivingkah is just a month away and New Year’s Eve 2013 will be here before we know it!  Here are the trends for holiday parties you may be planning as we speak! Trends for Holiday Entertaining 1.  The focus is on the FOOD! The trend for mini-bites continues.  And, creativity counts!  The focus is not only on the taste of…

READ MORE

In the midst of your Modern Jewish Wedding planning here are a few tips to keep your budget in check! First, and foremost, have a budget!  You can’t stick to something you don’t have. Judaism encourages celebration and a party–it’s a Mitzvah to drink and eat with the bride and groom.  However, Judaism doesn’t encourage lavishness out of line with what you can’t afford.  Translation–you shouldn’t be going into debt to celebrate your simcha. With…

READ MORE

What is a Modern Jewish or Interfaith Destination Wedding? It is not an elopement and it doesn’t have to be to a far away beach destination (although who could argue with a Beach Wedding in Hawaii?). According to Destination Weddings & Honeymoons Magazine any wedding that takes place 100 miles or more from where the bride currently lives means you’re planning a destination wedding. Make A List & Check It Twice! Sound familiar?  When planning…

READ MORE

Party decorations are the icing on the cake. It makes something that’s already good in itself look amazing. Here are some top trends we’re seeing right now that you can use when decorating for your Modern Jewish Wedding or Modern Jewish Mitzvah. Most of them are easy to make and need little material – perfect for the budget-conscious bride! Tassel Garlands–Perfect for any occasion, these decorations add flair to any background! Here’s a great tutorial…

READ MORE

I’ve been getting lots of questions on Jewish weddings, wedding planning and sticky situations!  So, naturally, a new feature is born.  Today is the first, “Monday’s Pop The Question (to Michele).”  We’re stayin’ true to our Real Wedding Style just addin’ some more Kibbitzin’ to go along! Here’s a question I actually encountered at my own wedding too.  Dear Pop the Question? I am looking for advice in how to handle something that occurred during…

READ MORE
Wedding Submissions

CATEGORIES

ARCHIVES

TAGS

FOLLOW US:
Instagram Facebook Pinterest Twitter Google+
  • CURRENTLY PINNING

    • Chetola Resort North
  • INSTA LOVE

    • We love the beautiful dress featured in one of our latest blog posts... almost as much as the bride that wore it! To see the rest of the wedding and read their advice on planning the perfect event, head over to the blog (link in bio)!
-
Photographer:  @stevekoophoto 
Reception Venue: Cafe Brauer
Caterer: @tigerlilyevents 
Floral Designer: @kloeckner_preferred_flowers 
Wedding Invite/Program Design: @spilledinkpress 
Cake Designer: @hoosiermamapie 
Band: @stringtheoryband 
DJ: @toastandjamdjs 
Bridal Store: @hctbride 
Shoes: @salvatoreferragamo_ 
Bridal Accessories: @bluenilediamond 
Hair & Make-Up: @beautyoncallsalon 
Groom & Groomsmen Suits: @combatgent 
Groom & Groomsmen Ties: @dessygroup
-
#chicagowedding #chicagoweddingvenue #chicagoweddingphotographer #chicagoweddingplanner #chicagoflorist #thewindycity
Top