If you’re not the kind of person who gets along with the cold weather so well, this Chicago engagement session on Lake Michigan might just change your mind. The bright wintery whites are enticing, and Alyssa Rosenheck Photography captured them in a way that could make any summer girl trade in her bikini for a pair of snow boots (as long as they come with that sparkly canary diamond, right?).
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From the photographer… I am so excited to share my fall engagement images with you of this beautiful couple in Chicago. The weather was magical and Brian + Alexandra were so excited to capture their love and their new engagement. This couple is super stylish with the soon to be bride’s Christian Louboutin Fall boots and estate engagement ring. It’s the largest yellow diamond I have seen. Her fiancé looks like he walked out of a J crew catalogue and I was so thrilled to be part of their Chicago Session and capture their love and beauty on the lake!!
Photography: Alyssa Rosenheck Photography | Balloons: Doolin's | Blankets & Bowls: West Elm | Bride 2 Be Boots: Christian Louboutin | Doughnuts: Glazed & Infused | Heart Shaped Marshmellows: Madyson's Marshmellows | Lakefront : North Avenue Beach, Chicago IL
When a drop-dead gorgeous Midsummer Night’s Dream theme and fabulous rustic details collide, this is what happens. Pure, unadulterated pretty, all captured by the ever-amazing Kristin La Voie and set against a mesmerizing ThunderHawk Golf Club setting. It’s basically a fairytale come to life, with a beautiful bride in braids and all sorts of lovely moments scattered throughout the pretty, pretty gallery. Join me there for sooo much more.
From Kristin La Voie Photography… Our stunning bride Tarah describes the wedding theme as Midsummer Night’s Dream with decor full of fairies and butterflies, lace, baby’s breath, and rustic outdoorsy elements. The gorgeous mismatched pink bridesmaids dresses, the elegant florals and baby’s breath in all the girls’ hair, the kissing balls lining the aisle, and the old skeleton keys on all the tables and in the escort table were so thoughtfully made and executed perfectly. I literally felt like I had stepped into a fairytale with the most beautiful and down to earth couple on their wedding day. Tarah was the most stunning bride I have ever seen, and the choice of ThunderHawk Golf club was an excellent choice for this Orange County, CA couple!
Photography: Kristin La Voie Photography | Dress: Allure Bridal | Cake: Cakes By Ann | Stationery: Vo Handmade | Ceremony Venue: ThunderHawk Golf Club | Reception Venue: ThunderHawk Golf Club | Shoes: Badgley Mischka | Catering: Food For Thought | Hair & Makeup: Carisa Mack | DJ: Elite Signature DJs | Cake Topper: Boho Bride | Guest Book: A Little More Rosie | Musicians: The Last Kind Words | Table Number: Divine Rustic Creations | Tuxedo Rental: Men's Wearhouse | Veil & Headpieces: BHLDN
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Pretty little affairs like this are exactly the reason I love farm weddings. Why I go a little crazy for a big, red barn and rustic meets romantic details every which way you turn. Maybe it’s the Montana girl in me… or maybe it’s just because this is a day that is just soooo darn pretty. Either way, you can guarantee I’ll be spending every last spare second of my Friday swooning over all of the beautiful details captured by I M FOTOGRAPHY right here in the full gallery.
From I M FOTOGRAPHY… This was the wedding type that every photographer wishes to get the chance to capture. I felt in love with this young, great couple and every little detail that you could spend hours on admiring.
Thank you Emily and Kristian to make me a part of your beautiful event, it was something to talk about and to be pleasantly remembered!
Photography: I M FOTOGRAPHY | Wedding Dress: David's Bridal | Floral Design: Fairy Godmothers Bridal | Wedding Cake: Lovin Oven Cakery | Invitations: Bridget Polacheck | Shoes: BCBG Max Azria | Make-up: Helena Wang | Hair: Zazu Salon in Oakbrook | Dj: X-Fade Entertainment | Earrings: Charming charlie | Groom's cake : Couture Cakes | Photo booth: The Traveling Photo Booth | Tuxedo: Men's Wearhouse | Venue: Volkening Heritage Farm | Video: Kinema Group | Wedding rings: Tacori
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