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Real Weddings: Arianna + Ryan - 7.12.2013


We had the honor of hosting Arianna and Ryan's rustic-and-vintage inspired wedding at the Chicago Marriott Naperville on July 12. Arianna and her team of family and friends had some beautiful DIY projects with their burlap-wrapped centerpieces, expansive candy buffet, and hand-crafted shutters to frame their dessert buffet.

Here are some of our favorite pictures from their special day:





Inspirational sayings greeted guests on their escort cards, nestled onto pine cones.

Guests were invited to "sign a leaf" in lieu of a traditional guest book.

Tiny, hand-wrapped burlap roses add great touches on centerpieces of smooth stones and pine cones.



The bride's father created the shutters as a custom backdrop to their dessert buffet. He also created the multi-tier cake stands for the cupcakes.



Gray paper straws stayed with the vintage theme.









 









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