Mame & Eric University of Chicago Wedding

Mame & Eric University of Chicago Wedding! They held their wedding ceremony at the beautiful Rockefeller Bond Chapel with wedding reception at the college’s Smart Museum all on the campus of the University of Chicago in the Hyde Park neighborhood.

Blackstone Hotel Chicago Bridal Party, Chicago Wedding Photogorahers

I started out the day meeting Mame while she was getting ready at her bridal suite at the Blackstone Hotel in downtown Chicago

Blackstone Hotel Chicago Bride Documentary
Wedding Dress Blackstone Chicago Hotel Bed, St Paul Wedding Photographers
Bride Putting on Veil Chicago Wedding, Chicago Wedding Photoraphy
Blackstone Hotel Chicago Bridal
Blackstone Hotel Chicago Bride, documentary wedding photography
Lace Bridal Veil, Chicago Wedding Photography
Blackstone Hotel Chicago Lobby Bride Portrait
University of Chicago First Look Wedding, Mame & Eric
Bride Groom Portrait University Chicago, Mame & Eric, First look
University Chicago Garden Wedding Portrait, Mame & Eric
Bride Groom Pet Dog, Mame & Eric

I love the ring of daisy flowers they got for their dog to wear while taking some wedding day portraits!

Mame & Eric, University Chicago Bride Groom
University Chicago Iron Gate Wedding Portrait
University Chicago Arch Wedding Portrait, Mame & Eric
University Chicago Wedding Portrait

Wedding day portrait of the bride and groom in front of the University of Chicago’s iconic black iron gate with ivy crawling up the stone walls.

Converse Wedding Shoes Sneakers Bride Groom

The groom wore bright red converse sneakers and the bride a classic silver high heel sandal for their summer wedding day.

University Chicago Wedding Bride Groom
University Chicago Bond Chapel Wedding Ceremony
Ceramic Birds Wedding Rings
University Chicago Bond Chapel Wedding
University Chicago Wedding Photography

Cute photojournalism documentary moment of some of their guests children playing in the stone hallways archway of the universities gothic architecture.

University Chicago Chapel Wedding bird seed exit, Mame & Eric

The bride and groom exited Bond Chapel at the end of their ceremony with their wedding guests throwing bird seed!

University of Chicago campus Wedding, Minneapolis Wedding Photographers, Mame & Eric
3 Tier White Wedding Cake Ceramic Bird Toppers
Smart Museum Wedding Reception Party
Smart Museum Groom Wedding, painting

They held their wedding reception at the universities Smart Museum where guests had access to view the art on display.

Smart Museum Wedding Reception
Smart Museum Wedding Party, bride and groom red painting, Mame & Eric


Dress: Emily Rohm on Etsy (http://www.etsy.com/people/Rohm)

Getting Ready: Blackstone Hotel

Florist: Elizabeth at Asrai Garden

Ceremony: Rockefeller Bond Chapel, University of Chicago

Reception: Smart Museum

Cake: Chicago Diner

Topper: Porcelain sculpture by the bride

Catering: Food from Karyn’s on Green, logistics by Blue Plate


I also had the pleasure of photographing their University of Chicago Campus Engagement Photos, click on the previous link to view the highlights from that blog post too!

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