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Our Favorite Destination Wedding Venues

Greetings! We've been looking to curate this post for ages at Bliss. It has taken us a bit to narrow down some of our top destination wedding spots four our brides and grooms. Today we're sharing our favorite destination wedding locales.

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These top spots are perfect for your destination wedding and honeymoon travels. We'll take you to the islands of the Caribbean, romantic castles of Scotland, breathtaking views on the Riviera, to the pure exotic beauty of the South Pacific. We dare you to try and make it to the conclusion of this post without gushing over the beauty of these travel destinations and sending this link to your fiancee!

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Musts for Destination Wedding Planning

Happy spring everyone! Today we're back sharing some of our tips for planning a destination wedding. If you ask nearly any wedding professional, you'll hear over-and-over the importance of hiring expertise when planning your wedding. After all, your wedding is only one day-- and you want to enjoy every moment of it, not be stuck planning and managing every detail. The necessity of hiring professionals is only amplified when couples consider planning destination weddings. We're sharing our MUSTS when considering a destination event.

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Custom Wedding and Event Snapchat Geofilters

On the heels of Sam's amazing wedding trends video this month, we wanted to share another hot trend in weddings and events right now - custom Snapchat geofilters . You know those awesome filters you can put on your Snapchat story? Yep, you can customize them for your wedding or event! After all, Instagram is too curated #overit, let's get raw, authentic, and creative for your big day!

Snapchat is literally exploding in events and small business interest.

AND be sure to follow us for our comprehensive wedding and events inspiration (username:blissbysam).

Bliss by Sam Wedding Snapchat
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River North Chicago Wedding

Today on the blog we’re so excited to share with you one of our gorgeous couples – Michael Moody and Sammy Ojeda. Michael and Sammy’s love story started in River North so it only makes sense that they celebrate their wedding in stunning River North Chicago too.


The saying goes, if you want something, you go after it – and that’s exactly what Sammy did. Michael and Sammy's story begins with Michael trying to keep it professional at their River North Business Association meeting. But Sammy put her foot down and asked when he was going to take her on a proper date. It only took one date for Michael to know that Sammy was something special!

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Top Secret Engagement Spots – You and Me Video Feature!

Samantha Dockery--owner and lead Chicago and destination wedding planner for Bliss by Sam--joins Summer Jackson from You and Me to discuss Chicago's top secret engagement spots!
Top Secret Engagement Spots

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