Wedding day at Chez-Chicago

Chez Chicago

 

It was love at first sight when we stepped into the ultra fresh new event space Chez-Chicago early this year! It is stark and modern in style and has this ethereal light streaming in that feels like you are dreaming! It was the perfect backdrop for our Lichtenstein inspired wedding day!  
All it needed was that POP!  
And lucky for us, Amanda Hein was there to capture it all on film! She really has a great eye!
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All things paper were created by Kara and the team at Magnificent Milestones. Her combination of dots and swirls, colors and patterns were right up our alley! She paid close attention to the details to set the tone for a fun and playful welcome.
Don’t you just love the skittles? We couldn’t resist!Portraits by Dilly Lily

Once inside you are greeted with portraits of the bride & groom that we created out of flowers! We were inspired of course by the silkscreen paintings of Mr POP Art himself, Andy Warhol. A little comic book humor; he looks ever-ready to marry his beauty with a vivacious I DO!

Then enters in Wendy and the delicious creations of Entertaining Company! (Labels created by Magnificent Milestones)

Pop Art Cocktail Hour

We really want this print for our kitchen!
Kale chips, beet chips, yam chips oh my!
Let’s start with a Blood Orange Martini – the signature drinks for the night!
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If you get the chance you want to sit at her table! The food was so carefully curated and just look at the fresh vibrant colors! LOVE!
Entertaining Company

Dilly Lily

To carry out the evening Dilly LiIy created the florals and styled the room  – which would not have been possible without our constant partners at Tablescapes Event Rentals which provided all the contemporary table setting ( triangle plates and cool stemware) as well as the uber cool white laquer table and white mirage ghost chairs – which we have been using over and over for our brides! SO chic!
Dilly LilyDilly Lily at Chez ChicagoAnd a special thanks to our Dilly Lily partners at Frost Lighting for always shining a light on us and setting just the right mood for any room!
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Let everything be shown in its best light! 

Hope you all enjoyed! 

Thanks again to all the incredibly talented people that came together to make this happen!
Amanda Hein – Photography
Chez-Chicago – Event Space
Magnificent Milestones – Invitations & Paper
Entertaining Company – Catering
Tablescapes – Event Rentals
Frost Lighting – Event Lighting
Dilly Lily – Floral Styling & Event Design

 

Isn’t she lovely?
Dilly Lily

Enchanted Forest Wedding | Photo Shoot | Chicago

DillyLily_071714_15Our lovely bride wears a long fitted blue mermaid style dress that compliments the lush earthy greens that covers her tablescape.

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Our forest themed look has accents of succulents , peacock feathers, and blue mercury glass. The barked wood containers, driftwood, ferns, and moss add to the woodsy aesthetics of the photo shoot.  Instead of a traditional white dress this bride chose blue embrace the dress her mother wore almost 30 years ago for her wedding. The orchids were the first flower she fell in love with on her journey to becoming a floral designer. 

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 To get married with Dilly Lily flowers, surrounded by nature would be a dream come true. 

 

Flowers:  Dilly Lily 

Photographer:  Kirsten Miccoli 

Makeup:  Holly Pink

Model: Brittney Kee

 

 

Chicago Wedding at Loft on Lake!

Ally and Ben’s Chicago wedding was filled with love, happiness and peonies! The Dilly Lily had a great time designing and delivering the urban-rustic inspired florals for this fun and elegant wedding at Loft on Lake!

AllyBen-0449 AllyBen-0559The birch pole Chuppah was lightly decorated with white blooms, seeded eucalyptus and vines trailing loosely across the birch.  

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AllyBen-0919Following the wedding trends, Ally chose burlap table runners, mercury vases with soft and romantic vintage florals as her theme.

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A lifetime of happiness to the happy couple!

We had a wonderful time working with everyone that made Ali and Ben’s special day perfect!

Photography Tim Tab Studios 

Venue Loft on the Lake

Makeup Sonia Roselli

Catering Corkys Catering 

Wedding Production Art of Imagination 

Music Jason Deroche

Desserts Sweet Mandy B’s

 

 

 

Spring Bridal Photo Shoot

 A few weeks ago Dilly Lily was invited to design the flowers for Glossed&Found’s Fashion Bridal Photo Shoot, hello love! Styled inside The Savoy Flea, the shoot was filled with vintage inspiration. 

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Timothy Musho brought the photoshoot to life with a perfect shot video:  Hello Love: Glossed & Gowned Video 

Photo: Timothy Musho

Creative: D. Graham Kostic

Styling: Helen Berkun, Ford Artists

Model: Cecily, Ford Models

Makeup: Nika Vaughan & Jen Brown, Nika Vaughan Bridal Artists

Hair: Angelica Costa, Nika Vaughan Bridal Artists

Assistants: Alaina Africano, Nelissa Carillo, Elizabeth Margulis

Rabbits courtesy of the Red Door Shelter

Shot on Location: The Savoy Flea

 

Fleurotica 2013

 

Dilly Lily had an amazing time at FLEUROTICA 2013.  There was an abundance of talent this year and we are so grateful that we were among them. 

 We would like to first and foremost thank our beautiful hosts: Deirdre Koldyke, Shauna Montgomery, and Whitney Lasky, they did a fantastic job!  Thank you to the Fleurotica Committee, you did a wonderful job bringing us all together and giving us a platform to be creative. Thank you to the The Garfield Conservatory for providing their benefits, and to Museum of Contemporary Art.

Pictures coming soon!