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:: Nate + Karen Bridges

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Carrie + Mike: Engaged! | Bloomington, Illinois Engagement Photography

Carrie and Mike were our first engagement session this spring! After a couple rain-outs, we finally got a gorgeous day to relax, hang with their dogs and walk in the sun. (Pets are always welcome, by the way!) Check out the highlights from their session in Normal…

Danielle + Mike: SNEAK PEEK! | All Saints Chapel – Caffé Luna Wedding – Raleigh, NC

We took a road trip to Raleigh, NC for Danielle and Mike’s winter wedding. While it was unseasonably cold, I think by now this winter we’re all used to that! They exchanged vows at All Saints Chapel and had an intimate reception at nearby Caffé Luna Restaurant. Check it out!

Rickey + Aaron: SNEAK PEEK! | Ebenezer Lutheran Church – Big Bowl Chicago Wedding

Rickey and Aaron got married at Ebenezer Lutheran Church and threw a great party at Big Bowl in Chicago earlier this month. We were thrilled to be able to capture their day for them – here’s just a small peek!

Courtney + Kyan: SNEAK PEEK! | Pontiac Elks Club Wedding, Pontiac, Illinois

Winter brought snow for Courtney and Kyan’s January wedding day! Fortunately, they were adventurous enough to spend a little time outside in the flurry. We took full advantage!

Wedding Inspirations: 2013 Centerpieces!

What to do with all those tables… here are some ideas we saw in 2013!

Wedding Inspirations: 2013 Menswear!

We’re not leaving the guys out! Their menswear can be just as creative as anything else we see on a wedding day – here’s what we saw in 2013!

Wedding Inspirations: 2013 Bridal Gowns!

Looking for the perfect gown? Here are the ones we saw in 2013 – modeled by our gorgeous brides!

Wedding Inspirations: 2013 Ring Shots!

Wedding Inspirations: 2013 Bouquets!

Lots of purple, white and ivory – here are the bridal bouquets we saw in 2013!

Wedding Inspirations: 2013 Cakes!

We’re snowed in here this weekend, so what better time to reminisce about some of details we saw last year. First up: cakes! Delish!

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