Rain on Your Wedding Day: Embrace Good Luck with a Rainy Day Wedding

Introduction A wedding day is a momentous occasion, a day when love takes center stage, and two individuals embark on a lifelong journey together. It’s a day filled with dreams, hopes, and meticulous planning. However, there’s one element that no amount of planning can fully control: the weather. Rain on your wedding day, often considered […]

Wedding Dress Alterations: Expert Wedding Gown Tips for Your Big Day

Introduction: Your wedding day is a momentous occasion, and every detail should be perfect, especially your wedding dress. However, finding the ideal fit off the rack can be challenging, which is why wedding dress alterations play a crucial role in ensuring your gown is tailored to perfection. In this comprehensive guide, we will explore the […]

The Ultimate Guide to the Party Theme Ideas for Occasions

Introduction: Planning a gathering or celebration? Looking to spice up your event with an exciting and unique theme idea? A well-chosen party theme idea can transform an ordinary gathering into an extraordinary event. Whether you’re planning party themes for adults or aiming for a specific seasonal vibe, this guide is here to inspire you with […]

Your Ultimate Guide to Budget Weddings: Tips and Ideas to Save on Costs

Introduction: Planning a budget wedding can be an exciting and joyous experience, but it often comes with a hefty price tag. In the United States, the average cost of a wedding can easily run into tens of thousands of dollars. However, not everyone has the financial means to splurge on their big day. If you’re […]

The Do’s and Don’ts Every Groom Should Know About

Your wedding day is very special and it is in every groom’s best intention to have the day move on smoothly. However, not so many couples manage to keep it that way. As every wedding planner will tell you – always prepare for a hiccup. But one thing that they won’t tell you is that […]

Getting Ready Together: Tips for the Bride and Groom

Bride and Groom

You’ve finally decided to take the next step in your relationship and get married! There’s a lot of time between the start of your engagement and when you walk down the aisle, and it makes sense that the two of you would want to spend as much of that time with each other as possible. […]

Creating Your First Wedding Budget

Creating a budget for your wedding can be very overwhelming. We are sharing a few simple tips we recommend, to help relieve a bit of budget planning stress. Decide On Your Total (realistic) Budget Weddings are very expensive – we all understand that. In Chicago, the average cost is around $30,000. That doesn’t mean that […]

You Got Engaged! (Now What?!)

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text] Congratulations! This is one of the most exciting times of your life and it’s just going to get better! No matter how far away your wedding date is, time is going to FLY by and this time now, right after your engagement is going to be the biggest whirlwind. While you might […]

Grace and Romance at the Belvedere, Ashley & Cedric

Ashley and Cedric were the most amazing couple to work with, and we thoroughly enjoyed helping them coordinate all of the details for their summer wedding here at Belvedere Events & Banquets. We couldn’t wait to share these photos from their beautiful day with you! Congratulations Ashley & Cedric! We hope this first year of […]