From the heart of Washington, DC, where a swipe on Hinge marked the beginning of their love story, to the historic confines of the Chicago History Museum, Kate and Ryan’s journey was nothing short of magical. As they decided to tie the knot in their beloved hometown of Chicago. Set against the historic backdrop of the Chicago History Museum, their wedding was nothing short of a dream. The looming grey clouds and sporadic downpours could do little to dim the vibrant joy that radiated from the heartfelt ceremony.
One of the most endearing sights was seeing family members who had journeyed from corners of the globe, including as far as India, coming together to celebrate Kate and Ryan’s love. Their presence added a multicultural richness, painting a canvas of diverse traditions and shared moments.
Every wedding has its unforgettable moments, and for many, Ryan trying to hold back his tears during their vows was just that. It was a beautiful reminder of the depth of their admiration for each other.
As day turned to night, the dance floor ignited with energy and excitement. The electrifying tunes of the band Maggie Speaks swept everyone onto the dance floor, creating an atmosphere of pure joy and celebration. From young to old, everyone danced to the rhythm of the music, celebrating the newlyweds.
Kate and Ryan’s wedding wasn’t just a union of two people; it was a celebration of love, kindness, and the timeless tale of two hearts finding each other against all odds. Here’s to their forever!
A special thanks to all the vendors who made Kate & Ryan’s day beautiful.
Planner: Naturally Yours Events
Venue: Chicago History Museum
Getting Ready Venue: Sheraton Grand Chicago Riverwalk
Transportation: Chicago Empire
Bridal Dress Shop: Viero Bridal
Bridesmaid Dress Shop: Birdy Grey
Groomsmen Attire: The Black Tux
Hair & Makeup Artist: Rare Birds Beauty
Design & Florals: Atmosphere Events Group
Videography: Old North Film Company
Band: Maggie Speaks
Catering: The Paramount Group
Jeweler: Tiffany & Co.
Officiant: Arjang Hedayati