Services OfferedRead More Show Less
Big City Bride gives their couples exceptional care and thoughtful guidance to ensure you'll have the ultimate wedding planning experience. Their team of full-time "event experts" work daily from their cozy Lincoln Park studio—giving clients both the wealth of experience, knowledge, resources and creativity that comes from the entire team, but also the intimacy of working closely with your own, personal Big City Bride wedding planner.
Big City Bride works to provide "experiential celebrations." Their attention to detail is unmatched, as they aim to fill each wedding with magical moments that touch all of the senses. From tasting a sugar-coated champagne rim to smelling fragrant flowers and touching satin linens, your event will be a memorable experience and a true reflection of you.
Prices and/or Package Info
Big City Bride offers everything from full-service planning to day-of coordination. They have flexible hours to fit your schedule. Contact them for a customized planning package!
ReviewsRead More Show Less
"The day went so smoothly thanks to Big City Bride. It was amazing. And there is not a thing we would change. It was a perfect day. Absolutely beautiful."
"I had plenty of ideas and pins on Pinterest for how I wanted the wedding to be like, but Claire took all of that and made it happen. She helped guide my visions and made them realities."
"The entire office is so beautiful and all of the Big City Bride ladies are such pleasures to be around. I was always made very comfortable in their space."
"The day was perfect, not a thing we would change, and it was all because of Chrissy. She helped us pick the right venue, helped us get the right vendors, and design our wedding. Not a playbook wedding, but OUR wedding."
"The day of the wedding, Big City Bride was exceptional. Managed every aspect of it, flexible when a couple of plans changed, and so warm and friendly to everyone. I would recommend them to anyone."
"Kayla went above and beyond in working with us to pick out vendors, décor and finalizing all of the little details in making it exactly what we imagined our special day to be."
"Chrissy never tried to impose her wishes, but when I didn't know what to do she provided great options that met our every need."
"Our wedding turned out beautiful! It was the best day of our lives and everything went very smoothly."
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Questions and AnswersRead More Show Less
What 3 words best describe your work?Professional. Personal. Wow!
Tell us about your company name.We are located in the city of Chicago in a cozy studio in Lincoln Park. We realized that managing a wedding in a busy, big city can be complicated and stressful. We have focused on the city and surrounding suburbs that carry the same city-like appeal!
What have weddings taught you?Weddings have taught us the power of persuasion. You can get anyone to do anything for your couple by just being honest, nice and upfront!
What is the best advice you give a couple when planning their wedding?Hire great vendors...starting with a wedding planner you love!
If you could have any superpower on the job, what would it be?To control the weather...hands down!
About This CompanyBig City Bride has been featured in numerous publications including People Magazine, Style Me Pretty, Martha Stewart Weddings, US Weekly and more.
Big City Bride Covers These Areas:
- Downtown Chicago
- Chicago Suburbs, North - Schaumburg / Evanston
- Chicago Suburbs, West - Naperville
- Chicago Suburbs, South / Southwest
- And other areas by special arrangement.
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