I cannot gush enough about how gorgeous Teagan and Michael’s fall wedding day at Illinois Wesleyan University was. Between the autumn color pallet and the gorgeous September day it couldn’t of been a more perfect day for these love birds to say their I do’s.
Teagan and Michael met through mutual friends in high school. And even through two years of long distance in college they have managed to stay together and have been inseparable for over 8 years! The couple enjoys spending time with their puppy Theo; who happens to have his own Instagram with over 1,000 followers. They also enjoy going to Cubs games since Michael is a season ticket holder; along with watching T.V. shows together throughout the week.
The high school sweethearts chose burgundy and navy with gold accents to compliment their fall wedding day. I loved how this was portrayed with the burgundy bridesmaid dresses and the navy grooms/groomsmen suits. The bride’s bouquet which was made by her mother was done so elegantly with red, white and pink flowers, which complimented the color theme perfectly. The gold theme continued into their decor with unique gold hoops with flowers and foliage wrapped around them. This acted as a beautiful backdrop as the couple exchanged their vows and pledged their love for one another, and then also as a picture background at the reception. Also at the reception at the Joslin Atrium at Illinois Wesleyan gold plates and gold chairs tied the look all together, making the day picture perfect. The couple celebrated with cupcakes in all kinds of different flavors such as smore, lemon, birthday cake and cinnamon roll. The night ended with a sparkler send off, a perfect ending to a perfect fall wedding day!
Cake Artist / Dessert Designer: Janet’s Cakes and Catering
Stationary / Paper Designer: Shutterfly
Rentals (tent, lighting, chairs, tables, linens, dinnerware, etc…): Palace Events
Band / DJ: Kyle Yap and Absolute Light & Sound
Makeup and Hair Artist: Fringe Hair Salon
Engagement ring/ Wedding bands: Jack Lewis Jewelers
If you loved Teagan and Michael’s fall wedding at Illinois Wesleyan you will adore Kelly and Michael’s engagement session at Illinois Wesleyan. Check it out!
Whether it’s four feet ankle-deep in mud, tenderly clasped hands, a happy tear cascading over a cheek, a hair-back laugh or a sun-drenched kiss,
The ones that move you. Bind you. Bring you together and keep you together long after the memory fades.