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Pink and Silver Elegance at The Estate

On a beautiful August day last summer, Britney and Kellen’s love was celebrated in a reception at The Estate full of pink and silver elegance. From the floral-filled tabletops to the sparkling send-off, every detail was captured masterfully by the team at George...

Cheryl + Maurice Featured in the new Modern Luxury Weddings Chicago

Classic wedding with timeless details, we were thrilled to see Cheryl and Maurice’s wedding featured in the new Modern Luxury Weddings Chicago print magazine. Keep reading to see all the luxurious details and catch a glimpse of the feature! Complete with burgundy and...

The Estate Awarded The Knot Best of Weddings 2020

It’s with great delight that we announce that we were named among The Knot’s Best Weddings of 2020! Each year, The Knot recognizes top wedding vendors across the country in a prestigious honor that represents the highest rated vendors on The Knot who are trusted,...

Chic Blush and Black Wedding at The Estate

Julee and Rob’s chic blush and black wedding took place at The Estate on the most picture-perfect day. The bride and her bridesmaids, the groom and his groomsmen, all prepared for the sweetest ceremony you ever will witness in the lavish dressing rooms located at The...

Sparkling Silver Wedding Reception At The Estate

Juliana and Grant’s wedding reception was full of sparkling silver and vibrant details! After the couple exchanged their sweet words of promising to love each other until the end of time, they headed to The Estate to kick off their wedding celebration. Flor Del Monte...

Golden Wedding Reception with Pops of Fuchsia

Bright pops of fuchsia danced across the Gallagher’s golden wedding reception at The Estate! This vivid and enchanting reception was exactly how the bride imagined it would be ever since she was a little girl. Her fairytale wedding design had some true! As the...

Chicago Winter Event List

Don’t let Chicago’s winter wonderland snowfall keep you inside this year or you will miss out on some of the city’s most beloved events! With a list as long as time, Chicago’s holiday events calendar is sure to impress this year! Frolic about the city by going ice...

Michelle Durpetti Featured on Essentials Wedding Podcast

The Essential Wedding Podcast, hosted by Whitney Drake of Essential Planner Co., is a podcast centered around having conversations that will “encourage mindfulness and intention during your engagement season.” With topics ranging from The 5 Love Languages to Must...

Elegant Summer Wedding at The Estate

A dreamy evening wrapped in lavender at The Estate, we absolutely adored Christina and Paul’s elegant summer wedding that was so beautifully captured by Rempel Photography. With their family and friends as witnesses, this lovely couple said “I do” to a love that will...