Entries by Chez Team

Directing Modern Meetings and Elegant Events at Chez

Lauren Smith recently joined Chez as Director of Sales and Marketing. We sat down with Lauren to discuss her passion for the events industry.  Tell us about your career path and how you got your start in the meetings and events industry. After I graduated from Columbia College Chicago with a degree in marketing and […]

A Contemporary Wedding Day at Chez

On a beautiful August day last year this lovely couple gathered with friends and family to celebrate their marriage at Chez. They completely embraced the contemporary aesthetic of Chez in every part of their day. The bride looked beautiful as she made her entrance down the glass staircase to receive a crisp bouquet of white […]

A Sophisticated Bat Mitzvah Celebration

When this Chez client described the sophisticated Bat Mitzvah celebration she was looking to host at Chez, Christine introduced our partners at Art of Imagination and Entertaining Company.  Together they produced an elegant event in shades of white.  Dozens of white paper lanterns and yards of pipe and drape framed the party space while the dance floor […]

A Very Fancy Fiesta at Chez

The talented people at Kehoe Designs, JDetailed Events, and BluePlate Catering collaborated to produce this one-of-a-kind Mexican-themed rehearsal dinner for some very lucky Chez clients.  We recently sat down with Kehoe’s Joshua Jones, the creative mind behind the design, to get the scoop on the details.   CHEZ: Describe this event in one sentence. JONES: A whimsical, […]

Easy Holiday Table Decorating Ideas

We teamed up with Art of Imagination, Amanda Hein, and Tablescapes to transform Chez for a rustic styled shoot. The design is filled with table decorating ideas and inspiration for an elegant holiday event. Deborah, from Art of Imagination was able to create a festive holiday table spread with such ease by combining natural elements like berries […]

5 Tips on Becoming a Relaxed Bride

Written by Molly Fitzpatrick, Co-Founder Events with BeneFitz | Photo by Kent Drake Photography There’s no two ways around it – planning a wedding can be stressful at times – but no one wants to be a stressed out bride on their wedding day. The most important thing to remember the days leading up to the wedding, […]