New York City's Wedding Salon Takes Over Chicago


Engaged couples gathered in Chicago at the InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile on May 9th to plan their dream weddings at Wedding Salon’s luxury bridal showcase. Guests were awed by the latest trends in bridal fashion and unique vendors. From designer gowns, cake tastings and cocktails, to romantic candlelit tables.Wedding Salon’s event inspired and excited the couples from the windy city of Chicago.

  1. Exclusive Fashion Show: Guests experienced an elite runway fashion show presented by Elaya Vaughn by Kate Pankoke. Models strutted down the runway wearing Kate’s original designs from traditional to totally unique.

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  1. Shred for the Wed: Couples were surrounded by aspects of wedding planning that aren’t all about eating cake and drinking cocktails. Fitting into that designer gown and suit is a must. Orange Theory Fitness and The Bar Method educated brides and grooms on how to shred those last few pounds before the wedding.
  2. Destination Weddings & Honeymoons: White sand and crystal blue beaches are all that some brides and grooms envision for their wedding. Brides and grooms experienced many different resort and travel resources to help plan their destination weddings. Who doesn’t want to say I do under a palm tree? O’ahu Visitors Bureau welcomed the couples with purple leis. Couples had many locations to explore from, Hotel Del Coronado, Los Cabos Advisor, Peter Island Resort & Spa, The Haciendas – A Luxury Collection Hotel, Aruba Tourism Authority, Mexico Tourism Board, PuntaCana Resort & Club, AMResorts, The Villa Group Resorts, and more.


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Wedding Salon’s Chicago showcase was a one stop shop for all of the couples needs. Whether it was a bride’s dream dress or a groom’s new gym membership, Wedding Salon’s showcases have it all!



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Exciting Raffles at Chicago Wedding Salon

Wedding Salon Exhibitors are offering amazing raffles that you don’t want to miss at our luxury bridal showcase in Chicago on Monday, May 9th. Offers include gift baskets, deluxe packages, gift cards, free services, and much, much more! Be sure to stop by each station to sign up for a chance to win a one of a kind prize.


Bridal Registry – Two his and hers wedding bands


Hotel Del Coronado – Large Spa Basket

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Mexico Tourism Board – TBD


The Haciendas, A Luxury Boutique Hotel – Three nights at any of The Haciendas, two romantic breakfasts per day and one romantic dinner for two

Credit: The Haciendas


Wedding Protector Plan – $100 Amazon Gift Card

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Morton’s The Steakhouse Wacker Place – One complimentary hors d’oeuvres for your wedding

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Red Weddings – Free ceremony video (up to one hour in length), one camera operator with multiple cameras


Jewel Resorts – Free precious gem wedding ceremony package

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Peter Island Resort & Spa – Champagne & Spa gift basket

Credit: Peter Island Resort & Spa

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Hot Wedding Trends in Washington D.C.

Brides, grooms, parents and friends alike all gathered at The Loews Madison Hotel in Washington D.C. on Monday to plan their weddings. Guests were presented with the modern trends of the season; including cascaded beading, artful foods, white and gold color pallets, and textured linens that could electrify any wedding.

Hot Wedding Trends Emerging from Wedding Salon in Washington DC:

1. Cascaded beading: The featured Ava Laurenne gowns scattered throughout the show were absolutely stunning. Cascaded beading is the hot wedding gown movement; with the most dazzling beading just pouring down the gown, your gown is sure catch the lighting perfectly in every photo.

Cascaded Beading Bridal Gown _ Ava Laurenne

2. Artful foods:  Food at events is a crucial part of your guests’ experience. Who wouldn’t want to make it enjoyable to look at as well as eat? Maison Culinaire provided samples of a few colorful hors d’oeuvres that caught everyone’s eyes (and taste buds). Yum!

Maison Culinaire Food at Wedding Salon

3. White and gold color pallets:  Trying to decide on your wedding colors? The white and gold combination was a huge trend. The simplicity and tradition of white, blended with the elegance and royalty of gold, stands for a beautiful masterpiece.

Keswick Hall Centerpeice Setting White and Gold

4. Textured linens:  Yes, we said textured linens. A great way to spice up your wedding reception area is covering your tables with textured linens. They can still match your color scheme, and there are plenty of textures and designs you could choose between. From elegant to bold, your guests are sure to notice the details!

Camilion Events Table Setting Textured Fabric

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Wedding Salon New York - Event Highlights


Over a thousand New Yorker’s attended Wedding Salon at Manhattan NYC, An Affinia Hotel on Monday to plan their destination weddings, local weddings, and honeymoons. Guests were stunned by the fashion forward, modern and unique wedding offerings; including an OSCAR award style 360° Photo Booth, a celebrity electric violinist playing modern hits, and hot travel spots from all over the world.

Hot Wedding Trends Emerging from Wedding Salon this season:

1.Photo Booths are a top booking priority: It is very rare to attend a wedding these days without a photo booth. Wedding Salon connected couples with the buzzed about Style360° Photo Booth by CircleCam straight from LA Oscars parties to traditional booths by Magnolia.

2. Luxury Travel Hot Spots:  Lisa, a newly engaged bride said, “Meeting the actual tourism boards for Aruba, Puerto Rico and Mexico really helped me. The tourism boards have the best advice for the real industry hot spots and even the hidden gems the travel agents don’t know about yet”.

Wedding Salon also highlighted travel destinations such as Jet Set Getaways, Allegro Resorts, St. Regis Aspen, Fiesta Americana Grand Coral Beach and much more.

3.  Vintage-Style Wedding Venues:  Venues offering vintage and natural wedding styles just a drive away from NYC got a lot of action. Couples raved about Blantyre, a castle-like country hotel. While Fearrington Village, Helsinki Hudson and Linwood Estate highlighted the appeal of luxury weddings with southern charm.

4. Beauty/Fashion High Lights:  Wedding Salon fashion Nicole Miller gowns decked out in A.JAFFE jewelry under a canopy of silver dollar eucalyptus, garden roses, dahlias, orchids. (Canopy florals by Dellables – Hawaiian Florist & Hair and makeup by Brush Chic).

5. Non Traditional Desserts:  Modern cake and wedding dessert experts are stressing that cakes are not the only way to serve dessert. Carlo’s Bakery buffet, La Maison Du Chocolat, and Ben & Jerry’s are just some of the other great options for switching up your desserts in a tasty way.


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Don’t forget about our amazing SWAG BAG! A big shout out to Bliss Spa, Rosebud Perfume, MIYU Beauty, Apothederm Skin Care, Caress, My M&M’s, Grand Central Beauty, Cold-EEZE, Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics, Comodynes, Eden Body Works, PONDS and much more for adding your swag to our event.


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The Most EPIC Wedding Salon showcase to hit Miami

Wedding Salon was hosted at The EPIC Hotel in Miami Florida on June 15th 2015. It’s premier restaurant, ZUMA, is where the Kardashians often come to dine when at their DASH Miami location, which sits on the water with beautiful views of Miami’s financial district and Biscayne Bay. You cannot help but notice the luxury setting as yachts are docked next to Bugattis and Ferrais.

This event was captured to perfection by Carrie Rodman Photography.

Wedding Salon Miami Show

Wedding Salon Miami Show

When you entered the EPIC hotel, you were transformed into what looked and felt like someone’s actual wedding.  There was a ceremony area, with music provided by Armonia Music Inc and the floral arrangements for the entire show by Rio Roses. 

Wedding Salon Miami Show

For your reception, Precious Moments Social Events can set up any space to be anything your dreams can think of.  They set up beautiful place settings for the EPIC Hotel and so many other vendors during the show.  Wedding Salon Miami Show WEdding Salon - Kardashian Style

Wedding Salon Miami Show

Rashawn Rose Bridal showed off stunning gowns throughout the entire show. The gowns were placed on mannequins across the show floor to be admired.  Beautiful centerpieces are around the show as well.  Anything you could imagine you would want at a wedding, we have provided here for you. Wedding Salon Miami Show Wedding Salon Miami Show Wedding Salon Miami Show

Everyone attended the beautiful Miami showcase including 360 Vodka, Gino’s Market, Infinity Sound Production, The Tux Shop, Zico Coconut Water and many more.

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Guests were able to enjoy  beautiful wedding cakes by Ana Paz.   They are truly works of art.

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Some brides even got manicures by Glam & Go while they were at the event.

Wedding Salon Miami Show

At the end of the event, couples were able to collect luxury swag bags with products such as The Cove Atlantis, Paradise Island providing you with your honeymoon essentials.  Many other products such as Essie, TanTowel, Inova and more!

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A very special thank you to the EPIC Hotelfor your amazing venue and hospitality for the event! Without you the event would not have been so successful, we look forward to coming back to your beautiful hotel.

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Thank you to all of our brides and vendors who attended! We look forward to coming back next year!

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EZ Studios - NYC's Premier Event Space

EZ Studios is the ideal space for your event, photo shoot, or production. Located in prime midtown Manhattan, this premier event space offers THREE distinct and newly renovated spaces, each customizable to your needs with a variety of amenities to utilize.
Main Room

EZ Studios has hosted the events of TOP brands, designers and celebrity clients including Elizabeth & James, Project Runway, Macy’s, Sephora, Maidenform, TRESemme, MTV, The Food Network, The New York Times Magazine, just to name a few…

Elizabeth & James

The ground floor main studio is perfect for your next photo shoot, video project, or special event. The 4,500 square foot space accommodates 70-250 guests and also includes an optional VIP area. Alfred Angelo – one of the world’s largest manufacturers and retailers of bridal gowns, hosted a fashion show in this very space.

Alfred Angelo - Main Studio

The 37th and 38th Street Penthouse spaces offer rooftop access with breaktaking views of NYC. The 37th Street Penthouse, a 1,700 square foot space equipped with a full service kitchen and other amenities, is often used by food companies, television, and consumer brands for shoots. The 38th Street Penthouse, a 900 square foot space, is ideal for a small photo shoot or look book production.

37th street Penthouse

38th street 2

Roof Top

Be sure to get your tickets to the  CTO Romance Pavilion at EZ Studios on June 3rd from 5-8pm hosted by Wedding Salon and the Caribbean Tourism Organization.

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