Continued: Shelbey Plans Her Own Wedding

Continued: Shelbey Plans Her Own Wedding

Well friends, planning your own wedding is no joke. It’s a mix of fun, exhaustion, stress, and excitement. There are days when I feel like I have it all together and days when I’m a mess (and not a hot one). My mind goes a million different directions and everything I want or actually need adds another dollar to the mix. Can you relate? My Advice to Couples 1. Do what you want. You’ve probably heard this a million times but it’s true. Don’t let your mom or favorite cousin convince you of something you don’t want or need. (Sorry mom. I’m sure you’re reading this and I love you). As much as you want to make everyone happy you need to create a day

Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day

It’s a well-known fact that we love, love, so when Valentine’s Day comes around we all get a little giddy. I mean seriously… a day dedicated to expressing love? Count us in! Whether you’re spending the evening with the one you love or you’re hanging out with your favorite gals, we have ideas to make it a memorable one! For a Romantic Evening Roughly six million couples get engaged every Valentine’s Day. If you’re thinking of popping the question or you’re just looking for a romantic dinner with your partner, we have everything you need to make your evening one of a kind. I’ve put together a sweetheart table to help you get inspired: To create this look, I used a 120” round linen in the

Simple, Modern, and a Little Kate Spade

Simple, Modern, and a Little Kate Spade

You may have seen or heard us talk about the nine Castle Park weddings we helped with during 2017! This wedding is no exception to the gorgeous days that unfolded throughout the year at this location. The venue is beautiful as is, but add amazing flowers, lighting, and happy people and you have yourself a stunning day. L + H had such a fun day planned for their guest from a softball game to swimming and amazing meals from Bar Fly. We love this wedding for its unique design, simplicity and location choice. Plus the bride and groom were just about the happiest, most caring people you could meet!   A Fun-Filled Day on Lake Michigan Guests witnessed the marriage of L + H in

What’s in Store for 2018?

What’s in Store for 2018?

The Rental Company staff has shared many amazing weddings over the 2017 year, with many featured here! Robyn is so proud of her staff and the beautiful work that was done over the last thirteen seasons. It will be hard to top 2017 but we are thrilled to see what 2018 has in store for The Rental Company.   A 2017 Recap There are many wonderful memories I will hold onto as we move into a new year! One wedding of 2017 that pulls the most at the heartstrings was working with a lovely bride in her retirement. She was marrying after many years of friendship with a man who could relate to her story all too well. The couple had both lost their first

Standout Weddings of 2017

Standout Weddings of 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, we wanted to review our standout weddings from this year. We want to also thank all of the couples, families, vendors, planners, and friends who have helped us and trusted us throughout every season. Each of you were a joy to work with and we are so grateful to have helped with your event! Below you will find our top ten favorite weddings (in no particular order, of course) from 2017. See what trends have changed from 2016 weddings and find your own style through inspiration. Enjoy!   Personalized with Hints of Vintage Photos: Jillian Bowes // Design and Floral: Ivan Carlson and Associates // Catering: Farmhouse Deli   Lakeside Inspired Photos: Evelyn Vaughn Photography // Planning: Holden Michael Events