Have you always dreamt about getting married in the gardens of a French Chateau, but are looking to get married in Illinois? We have great news; you can have both! The Armour House at Lake Forest Academy is such a breathtaking and unique venue that will have your guests all in awe! When choosing this […]

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Chicago Venue Highlight | The Armour House at Lake Forest Academy

Hello all! Ashley Carpenter here with The Simply Elegant Group!! I am taking over our blog this week, and I am SO excited to share with you the Top Ten Things I recommend doing once you’re engaged! My fiancé Josh proposed to me on July 10th (BEST day of my life) and we hit the […]

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The Top Ten Things To Do Once You’re Engaged!

When thinking back to Karen + Chase’s gorgeous and romantic wedding last September at The Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile, we get the biggest smiles on our faces! Their day was filled with so much love, beauty, and tradition, and it just could not have gone better! Karen + Chase from the very beginning wanted to […]

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Chicago Wedding Planner | Karen + Chase’s Beautiful Jewish Wedding

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We are OVER THE TOP EXCITED and CAN’T WAIT to announce that we have *officially* launched TWO new locations! TWO OF THEM!! Yay! Join us as we celebrate our FIFTH and SIXTH locations:  Charleston, South Carolina and Houston, Texas!! We are officially catering to southern couples, and have we said how excited we are? BEAMING. Opening […]

SURPRISE: We have TWO more locations to celebrate!! | Simply Elegant opens Houston and Charleston locations!

Maddie and Avner had their Mountain wedding at Camp Hale in Vail Colorado on September 9th.  Like any other mountain day, the weather was *insanely* unpredictable and crazy – and when we say crazy we mean, it rained ALL day! The mountains were misty, the rain was non-stop, and and there was an ever-present chill in […]

Colorado Wedding Planner | Camp Hale, Vail – Maddie and Avner’s Misty Mountain Wedding!

We need to start by first saying, HAPPIEST HAPPIEST ANNIVERSARY TO HEATHER AND TED!!  Heather and Ted had their Minnesota wedding at The Landmark Center in St. Paul, exactly ONE year ago! We are SO excited to relive their *super* romantic, elegant, utterly perfect wedding!  The inspiration for their wedding was “elegance and class” (per Heather.) […]

Minneapolis Wedding Planner | The Landmark Center – Heather and Teds Romantic Wedding Day

When Sarah and I were going through the details of her wedding I couldn’t help but get excited! I absolutely love how it turned out on the day, it was even more beautiful than I had imagined! The soft ivory and blush hues of Sarah and Dan’s wedding created a very classic elegance. Golden details […]

{Sarah + Dan} Soft, Elegant, Romantic

This sweet and feminine alternative is all over the 2013 bridal runway! Even celebrities like Jessica Biel and Anne Hathaway are donning the blush-hued gowns for their big day and the trend has taken the bridal world by storm! We love the unique, yet elegant look of these peachy dresses that work perfectly for the […]

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