Nick Epstein’s mother knows a good thing when she sees one: She spotted Katie Sarau at a nail salon in May 2014 and thought she was just the woman for her son.
The seemingly never-ending tundra that is Chicago winter has us reminiscing about warmer days and bright flowers. So with spring on the horizon, we’re taking a look back at some favorite colorful wedding bouquets we’ve featured in the past.
Sarah Lutz’s father helped her plan for the moment he had waited a lifetime to see — her New Year’s Eve wedding. But a few months before the big day, he sadly lost his battle with cancer. “He loved — and approved — my dress, and had been working on his welcome speech for a while,” says Lutz, 26, events manager at Mariano’s.
Kathy Hosanna wasn’t sure about Eric Acevedo when she met him on a mutual friend’s boat at Belmont Harbor in July 2015. “I thought he was such a fast talker,” laughs Hosanna, 31, a second grade teacher. But Acevedo, 31, business development manager at digital consulting firm Solstice, won her over when he revealed a shared love for boy bands. “I asked him if he could name all the Backstreet...
An not-so-perfect meeting leads to a beautiful wedding for this West Coast couple
As an only child, Rico Ricketson admits he never learned to share. But in June 2016, while celebrating his birthday in France with a group of friends — including his partner Zach Englum, 32, a content marketing manager at Target Data — he had an idea: “I wanted to surprise Zach,” says Ricketson, 41, client service lead at Razorfish Health. “Not only were we there celebrating my 40th, but I proposed...
Who knew a love of cheese curds could bring two people together?
When Amanda Factor met Jason Yale in South Haven, Michigan, she never thought it would be the place where he’d propose three years later.
Gregory Palivos fell in love with Amanda Walsh the moment he met her in August 2011.
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