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Archive for August, 2010

Wedding Photographs At Arrowhead Golf Club Wheaton, IL

Posted in Ceremony & Reception Locations, Wedding Vendors

If you want and elegant and beautiful wedding, we at Jolie Images recommend Arrowhead Golf Club in Wheaton, IL. Arrowhead Golf Club is on our preferred Chicagoland wedding reception halls list because we love taking gorgeous photos there! The inside is romantic and elegant and makes for a great backdrop for wedding photographs. If you are a bride or groom that is looking to take breathtaking outdoor shots, look no further. Arrowhead’s reception hall is on a scenic golf course with green rolling hills.

If you are interested in having your wedding your wedding at the Arrowhead Golf Club, there is more information at the bottom of this post.

Below are photos from Jennifer and Jonathan’s wedding reception that took place on August 15th of 2010 at Arrowhead.

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More about Arrowhead:

Conveniently  located in the heart of DuPage County. Magnificient Clubhouse amenities and service. Spectacular course views in all seasons. Unique meeting and event space for groups of 10 to 300.

Arrowhead Golf Club Additional Offerings:

  • Indoor Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony 
  • Specialized Linens
  • Coat Check Service
  • Custom Designed Sweet Tables
  • Ice Carvings
  • Valet Parking

(630) 653-5802

26w300 Butterfield Rd, Wheaton, IL 60189

Link to their website’s wedding information:

Polly's Petals Florist Grayslake, IL – Wedding Bouquets and Flowers Photos

Posted in Wedding Vendors

Polly’s Petals was recently the florist for a wedding we photographed.  Here are some photos showcasing the beautiful flowers from Polly’s Petals.  from the wedding of Colette and Ben who were married  May 15th, 2010 in  Illinois.

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If you are interested in having Polly’s Petals be the florist for your wedding, here is their contact information:

217 Windjammer Ln., Grayslake, IL

Bridal Makeup Artist – Glamour By Laura

Posted in Wedding Vendors

Courtney and Gregory were married July 10, 2010.  Their makeup artist was Laura Tigipko of Glamour by Laura. She does beautiful and natural make up that brides are sure to love! We love photographing her “picture perfect” brides.

Here are a few photos from their wedding. Look how gorgeous Courtney looks! It definitely made for one happy groom…

If you are interested in having Glamour By Laura do your bridal hair and/or makeup, you can find more information at:

Lake Forest Flowers Bouquet Photos at the Deerfield Hyatt

Posted in Ceremony & Reception Locations, Wedding Vendors

Vicki and Mike had their wedding  May 8th, 2010. Their reception took place at the Deerfield Hyatt in Deerfield, IL

Lake Forest Flowers was their florist. We love the beautiful flowers that they had so we are taking a moment to show you.  The gorgeous combination of purple, fuchsia and white hues made for gorgeous flower photographs and a gorgeous wedding.

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If you would like to contact Lake Forest Flowers about being your wedding florist, here is their contact info:

546 Western Avenue
Lake Forest, IL 60045

Our tradition of high quality products, value and service is evident in every order we handle. Our work has been shown in Architectural Digest and many other prominent publications. Our customers include major corporations, hotels, and thousands of individual people whom it is our utmost goal to please.
Lake Forest Flowers has become the premier floral establishment in both the Chicago area and its world wide delivery service.

If you are interested in having your wedding at the Deerfield Hyatt here is the contact information:

1750 Lake Cook Road
Deerfield, IL 60015


Here is a link to their wedding planning page:

Illinois Beach Resort Wedding Photographs

Posted in Ceremony & Reception Locations

When you think of  a beach wedding, you think Florida, Hawaii or California.  Well if you are a bride or a groom that loves beach weddings but lives in the Chicagoland area, there is no need to have a destination wedding. You can have a beach wedding in the Chicago area! We photograph many weddings at the Illinois Beach Resort located in Zion Illinois. Their beautiful location looks out onto Lake Michigan and their sandy beach is a perfect backdrop for a romantic ceremony & gorgeous, breathtaking wedding photographs.

Illinois Beach Resort was named in The Knot top 10 wedding sites and we agree wholeheartedly!

Jenna and Lesnik had their wedding at the Illinois Beach Resort in Zion, IL. Here is a gallery of their wedding album. Ask to see the real thing when you visit them.

If you are interested in having your wedding at the Illinois Beach Resort:

Illinois Beach Resort & Conference Center
One Lake Front Drive
Zion, IL 60099
(847) 625-7300   or (866) IL-BEACH

A Winter Wedding In Chicago

Posted in Favorite Wedding Photos, Our Wedding Photography

Thinking About Planning a winter wedding in chilly Chicago?

Here are some photos from the  winter wedding of Amy and William Vant February 20, 2010.  Amy and William and their wedding party were super fun and it shows in these photos. Many couples choose not to have their wedding in winter months because they want beautiful outdoor photographs. If you are willing to take the plunge and have a winter wedding, you can still get amazing outdoor photos. The chilly Chicago air will make this outdoor winter photo session something brides and grooms as well as their bridal parties will be sure to remember forever. It makes for an exhillerating experience and fun, artistic wedding pictures.  This just goes to show, you can get great pix even in the snow! The cold will only last a few minutes, but the photos and memories will last a lifetime!

Congratulations Amy and William! You guys were so fun to work with…

The Aurora Country Club – A Recommended Wedding Reception Hall in the Chicagoland Area

Posted in Ceremony & Reception Locations, Wedding Vendors

Below are some photos from the wedding of Stephanie and Michael who got married June 19th, 2010. Their reception took place at the Aurora Country Club. We often photograph weddings at the Aurora Country Club in Aurora, IL. Their grounds which includes a beautiful water fountain make for beautiful outdoor wedding shots. If you are interested in having your wedding at the Aurora Country Club, you can contact Peggy Hess at 1-630-892-4281.  Here is the photo gallery from the wedding of Stephanie and Michael at the Aurora Country Club.

The Aurora Country Club