Michelle and Tom

Chicago, Illinois



Photography | Julia Franzosa Photography | @juliafranzosaphoto

Ceremony Venue | St Michael in Old Town

Reception Venue | The School of the Art Institute of Chicago @artinstitutechi

Floral Designer | Town & Country Gardens

Gown Designer | Pronovias @pronovias

Makeup Artist | Makeup by Elisa | @makeup_byelisa

Invitation Designer | Invitations by Design | @invitebydesign

Cake Designer | Beautiful Cakes

Caterer | Food For Thought | @fftchicago

Musicians | Bluewater Kings Band | @bluewaterkingsband

Cinematography | fortyONE Films | @fortyonefilms

A bagpipe player led Michelle and Tom out down the aisle during their first moments as husband and wife. The wedding was filled with touches of navy blue, a little gold and silver, pink and white flowers.

How did you meet?

We met online… we met at Rock Bottom for our first date.


What is your favorite thing about each other?


Kindness and patience


She always has a smile on her face and laughs at the little things.


3 Words that summarize your relationship…

Happy, trusting, spontaneous


What is your ideal date-night?


Unplanned days or nights walking around the city and finding fun rooftops or places to enjoy.


Unplanned days… finding live music or outdoor areas to have drinks