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Featured On Partyslate For Citrus-Infused Decor

Partyslate recently shared their top 5 events showcasing citrus-infused decor and we are proud to see our Lunch In Capri shared as one of these inspiring designs! “This luncheon was themed for a place famed for their fresh lemons — Capri, Italy — and was...

Lunch In Capri Influencer Event Hosted by The Estate

This June, we had the pleasure of partnering with Modern Luxury Weddings Chicago for an exclusive influencer event at The Estate. Over 90 of Chicago’s top wedding planners and event industry vendors joined us for a “Lunch In Capri” where our ballroom was...

Navy and White Wedding

{ Cake }  The Baking Institute { DJ } DJ Jason { Film } Matthew Schneller { Linen }  Covered Affairs { Photo Booth } Flare...

Bold Fuchsia Reception Featured on Wedding Lovely

Bringing wedding day dreams to life for our couples in our sparkling ballroom is always the ultimate goal, and Katie and John’s bold fuchsia reception was no exception. A stunning color palette, dramatic lighting, and live entertainment was brought...

How-To: Write a Perfect Thank You Note

Most newlyweds probably dread the daunting task of completing thank you notes after their wedding. Yet, the faster you sit down to write them the faster the task will be over. Keep in mind that the rule of thumb states that couples have at least 1 year from their...

Pastel Summer Wedding

{ Cake }  The Baking Institute { Ceremony } St Luke's { Dress } Mikaella Bridal from Mira Couture { DJ }...

The Estate Hosts Luxe Styled Shoot

Elegant, poised, and with subtle touches of sparkling glamour, this luxurious styled shoot captured the pretty potential of events at The Estate. Staged and captured in our very own ballroom, the shoot was made possible by our talented creative partners,...

Timeless Elegance Featured on Belle The Magazine

Full of timeless elegance and stunning details, we are thrilled to see this beautiful Estate reception featured on Belle the Magazine! From the towering blush and ivory centerpiece by Northern Greenhouse seen throughout the tabletops to the alluring...