One Treasured Day: Life’s a Beach

We had a three-hour break between our ceremony and reception, which gave us plenty of time to take photos around the city. Mr. T and I put a lot of thought into which parts of our beautiful city would provide the best backdrops for our wedding photos. My number-one location was North Avenue Beach, which is where we started out, because I think it has one of the best skyline views.

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We got off the trolley and headed over to the water. If you want to attract a lot of attention, gather a group of people wearing tuxedos and gowns and parade around the beach on a warm, sunny Saturday afternoon.

We started off with photos of the wedding party.

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Then we split up and got guy pictures…

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…and girl pictures.

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It was really hot in the sun, so while the boys were taking photos, I took the opportunity to cool off by lifting my dress up all lady-like.

The photographers were excited by my blue shoes.

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Evidence of the sunny weather. I wanted to dive right into that water.

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After I cooled down, we made sure to take individual photos with our wedding-party members.

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Mr. T and I got some solo shots…

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…before combining forces.

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All photos by Andrew Collings Photography

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Location:
Chicago
Wedding Date:
September 2012
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  1. mstreasure Member
    mstreasure 1655 posts, Bumble bee @ 1:28 pm

    @Kayl927: Thanks! The shoes are from Wallis (wallisfashion dot com), but they’re out-of-stock now.

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    Miss ABC 208 posts, Helper bee @ 8:08 pm

    Wow, your photos ate AMAZING and postcard perfect!

  3. sword Member
    sword 1029 posts, Bumble bee @ 10:52 am

    there is no better backdrop than the Chicago skyline! love these photos!

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