Events

Chicago Bridal Shower

Chicago Bridal Shower Planning

Typically, bridal showers are hosted by the maid-of-honor. However, if it’s the maid-of-honor, close relative/friend, or even the bride themselves, planning a bridal shower is quite a task. Planning the perfect bridal shower requires patience and an organized plan. Less stress and a smooth planning process is surely the way to go. With a little preparation and our bridal shower checklist, your event will be a major hit! Remember, working with a wedding planner can help with any additional planning direction or guidance. Read more…

Chicago Summer Wedding Tips

Chicago Summer Wedding Tips

Summer is finally here and wedding season is in full swing! While summer weddings are amazing, the heat can be quite uncomfortable, especially for guests. Below are a few summer wedding tips to ensure your guests are comfortable while you say “I Do”. Although outdoor summer weddings may present some challenges, there are tried-and-true methods for avoiding discomfort. Be sure to reference these Chicago summer wedding tips when planning your big day…and remember,  working with a wedding planner can ensure your day goes as perfectly as intended. Read more…

Wedding Table Settings Guide

Wedding Table Settings Guide Events by TMA

We understand it can be difficult to pull your eyes away from stunning floral arrangements but let’s take a second to focus on wedding table settings. Not everyone is familiar with the placement of dinnerware, flatware, name cards, napkins, etc (and we promise you that’s okay!). Today’s post will provide you with a better understanding of how your wedding designer arranges your wedding table settings.  Read more…

Wedding Day Behind The Scenes

Events by TMA Your Wedding Day Schedule

Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes? Well, today’s post will offer a bit of insight from a wedding planners perspective. Imagine the absolute chaos destined to occur without proper planning and communication. Your wedding day is not only a day you’ve been anxiously awaiting, but it’s also a day of detailed logistics. Trusting your planner has the skills required to execute a flawless day is important. Read more…

Blue Wedding Design Inspiration

Blue Wedding Design Inspiration

When deciding on the best color palette for your wedding it can be beneficial to find inspirational photos which really represent your style and vision. We encourage our clients to create a pinterest page and include pins for all aspects of the wedding. Some example to include are: desired color palette, ceremonial design, floral picks, reception/centerpiece design, and ambiance.  Read more…