Wish Upon a Wedding Q&A With Shannon

Wish Upon a Wedding Q&A With Shannon

Over the past few months, Shannon has had the honor and privilege of being a part of the Wish Upon a Wedding Chicago board.  As Marketing Chair, her mission has been to broaden the reach of  Wish Upon A Wedding, and to educate on how the process works. The deeper...
5 Ways to Be a Better Bridesmaid

5 Ways to Be a Better Bridesmaid

1. Go with the flow There are millions of articles out there on etiquette for standing up for yourself/learning how to say, “No.”  But the truth is, if it’s one of your closest friends, try really hard to just say, “Yes.”  If the Bride is...
Wedding Day Essentials

Wedding Day Essentials

Your wedding weekend packing list should have it all – Dress, shoes, accessories, tie, etc.  The truth is, you and your bridal party are going to need a lot more than your rehearsal and wedding day attire to survive wedding day.  You’ll likely spend the...
Get Guests to Use Your Wedding #Hashtag

Get Guests to Use Your Wedding #Hashtag

It is 2016 and nearly every couple has a wedding hashtag.  And if you don’t plan one, there is usually one invented by the end of the night.  And the most important part of having a hashtag is making sure guests know that it’s there.  Shannon did an...
Wedding Transportation 101

Wedding Transportation 101

Transportation is without a doubt the detail that is almost always an afterthought when planning a wedding.  And while it’s not as important as booking your venue, caterer, or florist, transportation should still be high on your list of wedding priorities....
To First Look or Not To First Look?

To First Look or Not To First Look?

 Anticipation: a feeling of excitement about something that is going to happen   Tradition: an inherited, established, or customary pattern of thought, action, or behavior   First, let me start by thanking Shannon Gail and her team for letting me step in and...