July 15, 2016
After being acquaintances at the same high school and running into each other all the time on breaks from college, Khrista + Colin reconnected again at Morton Grove pre-fourth of July festival in 2011. They dated for a few years until last St. Patrick’s Day weekend, Colin proposed at the gazebo by the Drake Hotel – disguising it as research for his sister’s boyfriend proposal. The whole time, Khrista, starving and wanting to go to brunch already, complained about how hungry she was until her hunger became an afterthought. Colin got down on one knee, Khrista said yes, and then they went to Brunch at the Hancock where Khrista’s friends were waiting to surprise her.
Khrista + Colin, this past few years have been a blast getting to know you better together. Seeing you at friends’ weddings, chatting about Game of Thrones, and planning for your wedding has been my pleasure. I hope to continue seeing you both at upcoming weddings – until then, here’s a little sneak peek into your gorgeous wedding day! Much love.
VENDOR CREDITS // Wedding Dress Designer: BHLDN | Tuxedo Designer: Men’s Warehouse | Hair Stylist: Becky Erb | Make-up Artist: Becky Erb | Videographer: Aerodef Productions, Andrew Pelnar | Florist: Paula Kruer, Scarlet Begonia Floral Designs | DJ: Jeff Christensen, Night Society Entertainment | Paper Goods Designer: Wedding Paper Divas | Ceremony/Reception Venue: Marina Grand Resort