Must Have Wedding Items
We always enjoy finding out the trend for the new year, but now I am sharing the MUST HAVE's items couples are wanting for the big day here in the Midwest. Plus, as your "TIPsy Coordinator"I share the top 5 overlooked items couples forget to bring!Read More
5 Must Have DIY Design Tips
When planning a wedding, couples almost always instantly start thinking about their wedding look. Whether they are dreaming of colors ideas, wedding party attire, floral arrangements or table decor, it can quickly turn from exciting to overwhelming. Then, when you bring in ideas from your sister, mom and friends, it can create an in-cohesive look. This might start your wheels turning even more on how to find the right wedding look by tying all these ideas together.Read More
Wedding Trends for Your Big Day!
This year there has been such a mix of trends from rentals, signage, wedding cakes, and more you can certainly find one that will be a perfect match for your wedding vision! Find this year's 2022 trend list below and what I am predicting will be trends for 2023.Read More
Top 3 Wedding Colors Couples are Loving!
Today, we are inspired by the “Bridgerton” series of romantic pastels, the bold colors from “NY Fashion Week” and the Midwest couple's color pick of “Pink.” I love being inspired by the culture of our times when creating a wedding design look. It is a great start to laying the foundation of the overall couple's style and I hope these color palettes help lead you to creating dream wedding day look!Read More
05.22.21 | Millers Farm, Gifford, IL
I first meet Emma and Austin in February 2020 with their wedding day a year away, and no anticipating for the year to come.Read More
The moody color of 2021 is all tones of brown. So it is not surprising the trend this year is for creating a contrasting & melancholy wedding day design look.
06.18.21 | Bluestem Hall, Urbana IL
I first meet Julie and Sergei in October 2019 (yes, 2019!) with their wedding day planned for August 21st, 2021. My initial excitement in our call I tried to keep discrete, as we instantly connected over living in California. The couple at the time lived in the San Francisco area, and with me being from Orange County, it felt like we had switched regions! Sergei and Julie met here in Champaign as they attended high school together, then over the years they found their way to California. Little did I know from that first talk, how special there wedding day would become.Read More
The Midwest has barns scattered throughout the lands. Find out how to plan your wedding day with our design, framework and coordination tips from an expert wedding planner.
05.29.21 | The Prairie Glass House
This couple couldn’t wait to be married and be a family. I first meet Krysta and Steve in July 2020 with their wedding day just about a year away! The two of them were so excited they found each other and the joy of planning their wedding with them we very wavered!Read More
05.22.21 | Millers Farm Barn
I first meet Emma and Austin in February 2020 with their wedding day just about a year away! We chatted about how the two of them met, their jobs, life her in Champaign and their wedding. I knew right away I would enjoy working with them both, and I so did!Read More
05.08.21 | Bluestem Hall
A classy, elegant and retro inspired wedding day is here for Larasha + Anthony! We started planning their wedding day in December 2019 and with some luck, the couple was fortunate enough to have their wedding day on their originally planned wedding day!Read More
04.24.21 | Bluestem Hall
1 2 3 the wedding day is here for Sarah + Alek! Our initial consultation was August 18th 2019.Read More
10.23.20 | The Moore Building
Not many people talk about this..but as a full service wedding planner you are blessed to go on the couple’s wedding journey with them.Read More
10.17.20 | The Farmstand Barn
Not many people talk about this.. but as a full service wedding planner you are blessed to go on the couple’s wedding journey with them.Read More
08.08.20 | Private Residence, Champaign ILNot many people talk about this.. but as a full service wedding planner you are blessed to go on the couple’s wedding journey with them.
When I first met with Emily & David the pure joy, kindness, excitement and love they had for each other was instant to me. One of the first question I ask couples in planning is “What do you two want to feel on your wedding day?” They both wanted a day that honored their love with their family & friends with a beautifully intentional day that expressed who they are as a couple.Read More
The moody color of 2021 is all tones of brown. Find out how to use just the right amount of neutrality for your wedding day design look.Read More