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Jan 26, 2021

To say that Kelsey and Timmy are troopers would be an understatement! These two were scheduled to tie the knot last March; the weekend that COVID decided to stop the world. Through it all they stayed positive and waited patiently to celebrate their marriage with close friends and family. Although original locations and plans changed; […]

Feb 28, 2020

Even in January the wedding business does not slow down! Just like the couples, we spend the colder months prepping and planning for all those summer month festivities. One of the events we love being apart of during the colder months is the open house for couples at Acquaviva Winery-Maple Park.  We get to be […]

Feb 19, 2020

April snow showers? Yes, it snowed on Cassie and Matt’s Spring Blumen Gardens wedding, but no snow was going to damper the day for these two lovebirds. Simple elegance was the look of this wedding. We loved creating some floral personals for these two and their bridal party. There’s so much beauty at Blumen Gardens […]

Oct 24, 2019

It was a crisp Fall day for Logan and Mark’s wedding at Hotel Baker and we are so excited to share some of their images from Stephanie Hulthen Photography who was there to capture all the details. There’s nothing more romantic than exchanging vows under an arch full of fresh floral and candlelight, and that’s […]

Jul 7, 2019

One of our favorite things to do is give couples ideas and inspiration for their special day. So many are overwhelmed when it comes to floral, and we love getting them excited for all the fun floral can bring to their event. That being said, we enjoyed being apart of the winter wedding showcase held […]

Jan 1, 2019

Hello 2019! It’s been an incredible year for Wild Orhid, and we are so excited for all that’s to come in 2019. We’ve created countless boutonnieres, bouquets, centerpieces, and ceremony arches. Our favorite floral designs are by far the bridal bouquets. Seeing the brides reaction when I walk in the room for the first time […]

Nov 13, 2018

It was another busy day on Michigan Avenue for Priscilla and Ren’s wedding at the School of the Art Institute – Chicago this past Summer. These two make the cutest couple and we loved being apart of their special day. They chose a classic, elegant, and romantic look for their wedding. There is a short […]

Feb 21, 2018

Bianca and Chad married this past summer at Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles, and we were so glad to be apart of their special day. Dusty blue, blush, and white hues served as the main color palette for the day, which was then accented with touches of copper. These two love birds opted for […]

Sep 14, 2017

Sara and Ben were married earlier this summer at Sycamore’s Blumen Gardens; one of our favorite local ceremony and wedding venues. The lush gardens paired with the rustic, yet urban brick backdrop makes for amazing shots, as Rachael Schirano Photography shows with Sara and Ben. These two were the most easy going couple to work […]

Apr 30, 2017

From Chicago to California; Marissa and Shane have lived and traveled all over the states together. I just love how easy-going and thirsty for adventure these two are. They are absolutely PERFECT for each other, and adorable to boot. I have known Marissa for several years (she attended college and is friends with my daughter), and she […]