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If rain on your wedding day is good luck, then a wedding during a pandemic must mean 100+ years of good luck, right? And guess what? Alex and Jake can check both those off their “it happened to me” list. Naturally, that means these two are bound for nothing but good things for years and […]

What made Jenna and Arnold’s day so perfect wasn’t necessarily the gorgeous greenery or delicious desserts and food. It wasn’t the delightful weather or the acres of vineyards. It wasn’t the beautiful decor so thoughtfully arranged to perfection. These things certainly add to the experience of the day. But what really made this day so […]

Grooms can sometimes get confused by the duties and responsibilities that befall on them before their wedding. Why? Because traditionally, the majority of wedding planning has hardly fallen into the domain of the groom. So it’s easy to get lost in a sea of wedding colors and themes, or even decide on simpler things like […]

Central Illinois may not be the first place you think of when dreaming of your perfect wedding day. We don’t have a mountain range… or an ocean… or an expansive skyline.  But you know what? That’s okay. Because we have elegant hotels, lush gardens, historic homes, shady forests, revamped warehouses, rolling fields, and art galleries… […]

You know those butterflies you get in your tummy when you go on a first date? Or the jittery excitement as you go in for a first kiss? It’s clear those butterfly moments are still going strong for Jessie and Seth. Their Kickapoo Creek Winery wedding was literally a fairytale. From the gorgeous tent ceremony […]

“Refuse to settle for anything less than butterflies.” This saying was displayed behind Cheyenne and Bray’s sweetheart table at their wedding reception. And we tell you what… this PERFECTLY describes these two. It’s crystal clear that these two still give each other butterflies. And it’s crystal clear that this will ring true 50+ years from now. […]

It’s that time again! You’ve been here before… you recently bought the most adorable, coordinated outfits for your family and are anxiously waiting for your family portrait session. Yay! Then, all of a sudden those dreaded thoughts creep into your head… “Will Ben be cranky because he’s teething?” “I just know Addison is going to […]

She pulled him out on the dance floor. They were total strangers. But she saw this handsome man standing nearby, and only knew she wanted to dance with him. So they danced and sparked the start of something so beautiful. Now, she pulled him out on the dance floor, but this time for their first dance […]

A Quick Intro Hi there! We’re the N&T sisters… or better known as Kayla and Erika. And yes, we’re actually sisters. We have another sister, Tarah, who decided not to join the fam business because… well… she’s pretty dang amazing at being a mom to four kids, refinishing furniture, baking gorgeous cakes, and just about […]

Styled shoots are amazing for so many reasons. But the main reason is to give you lovely brides some killer inspiration for your big day. We partnered with a few AMAZING local businesses to bring you some gorgeous rustic boho inspiration. So prepare to be pumped full of all sorts of creative juices as you […]

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