There are a lot of photos in this post, but it’s just the way it has to be.

This.was.an.amazing.wedding.

We didn’t know each other before we did their engagement session, but shooting Kelly and Matt’s wedding was like being at a private outdoor concert with friends.  Only two people just happened to get married, and we just happened to document every incredible second.

First of all, if you’re going to have your dog at your wedding, and she’s going to be wearing a floral wreath, you know we are going to get along just fine.  Couple that with amazing music by the Waydown Wanderers (who we have since been listening to non-stop), plenty of DIY details, homegrown flowers, a jaw-dropping BHLDN gown, and damn good people, all on your family’s farm — you’ve got yourself a recipe for one of our favorite weddings of all time.

Please enjoy a few (ok, many, many) photos of Kelly and Matt’s beautiful farm wedding…

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Jake and Jennifer

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Peggy and Jarrod had a beautiful day for their early-Fall wedding a couple of weeks ago.  They were such a joy to work with, and we were thrilled to be a part of their celebration.

They held their ceremony and reception at the Carriage Greens Country Club in Darien, IL.  Gorgeous jewel tones and snippets of peacock feathers accented their decor, and we loved their easy-going and laid-back style.

These two were so fun to be around, and we are happy to share a few of our favorite images from their day with you!

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Jake and Jennifer

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Aleesha and David were married at the beautiful Blumen Gardens in Sycamore, IL.

We love this space, and could spend hours wandering the aisles of plants, succulents and trinkets.  It was the perfect setting for Aleesha and David’s late summer ceremony!

These two were so fun to work with, and we absolutely loved all the personal and diy details that they incorporated into their wedding!

Thank you so much for letting us be a part of your day!

-Jake and Jennifer

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Brook and Bryan had a beautiful wedding at the Inn at St. John’s in Michigan. I photographed Bryan’s sister’s wedding a few years ago and I was so excited when they invited me back for another one. It was great to hang out with the Genrich family again and to meet the Fillipps family! I loved all of the details of their day and Brook’s Mom did an amazing job with all of the flowers! Here’s a preview of some of my favorite photos from their day.

-Jake

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A couple of weeks ago we photographed Richard and Anna’s wedding in Chicago. Their ceremony and reception were held at the amazing Stan Mansion and we did some portraits at the beautiful Garfield Park Conservatory. We loved being there to photograph all the special moments of their day! It was hard to pick just a few for a preview and we can’t wait to show the rest!

-Jake and Jennifer

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