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  • Your Wedding Budget: How to Know What NOT to Keep
    Your Wedding Budget: How to Know What NOT to Keep

    Posted: 5/17/2017
    Planning a wedding is all about choices; and any wedding vendor who wants to sell you something will try to be one of those choices. But there's simply no way to fulfill your every fantasy without an unlimited budget, and most couples don't have that luxury. Here's how to get the maximum bang for your limited bucks.
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  • How to Put on Your Own "Brady Bunch" Wedding
    How to Put on Your Own

    Posted: 5/12/2017
    Blending two families with children is sensitive business, and your wedding offers great opportunities to celebrate your new union and bring your families together in a very special way. Here are some creative ideas on how to make every member of each family feel essential and valued.
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  • The Right Way to Hold a Class Reunion
    The Right Way to Hold a Class Reunion

    Posted: 5/7/2017
    The Hersher High School class of 1984's "33 1/3rd reunion" was a virtual clinic on the right way to put on a class reunion. There were music posters and videos of the great artists of the 80's, plus school memorabilia including some of the school's own athletic trophies, and giveaways of famous records, signed by the artists. And for an authentic 80's soundtrack, the class chose the Chicago DJ pros of Fourth Estate Audio.
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  • 5 Essentials for Keeping Your Surprise Wedding a Surprise
    5 Essentials for Keeping Your Surprise Wedding a Surprise

    Posted: 5/1/2017
    If you're ready to take your love to the next level, and you want to spring it on your families and friends by surprise, throw an "engagement party" with a "special announcement. Here's how.

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  • Real Chicago Wedding - April 22, 2017
    Real Chicago Wedding - April 22, 2017

    Posted: 4/27/2017
    Toni and Mike Swiontek were married in the splendor of Elmcrest Banquets in Elmwood Park. The room was bathed on warm uplighting as Toni and Mike shared their vows. And they chose the Chicago wedding DJ pros of Fourth Estate Audio to provide the evening's music, as well as that dramatic lighting. Learn more about Fourth Estate at (630) 654-4440.
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  • Eight Wedding Rainbuster Essentials
    Eight Wedding Rainbuster Essentials

    Posted: 4/11/2017
    If you're planning an outdoor wedding, you're probably dreading the threat of rain ruining your entire day. Well, it doesn't have to. Here's a common sense 8-point plan to ensure that rain won't stop the party. In fact, it may even become an asset.
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  • Rules of Etiquette for Wedding Thank You Notes
    Rules of Etiquette for Wedding Thank You Notes

    Posted: 4/8/2017
    You're back home from your honeymoon, and you have a house or apartment full of great wedding gifts. Now it's time to show your gratitude for the people who helped make your wedding so special. Here's how to tastefully share your sentiment.
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  • Wedding Wire Showcase at the Black Tux
    Wedding Wire Showcase at the Black Tux

    Posted: 3/31/2017
    About a hundred couples gathered for a special Wedding Wire evening March 30th at the Black Tux in Lincoln Park, Chicago's premier wedding outfitters. They enjoyed cocktails and appetizers, got an intimate look inside the Black Tux, and rocked to music by the Chicago wedding DJ pros of Fourth Estate Audio.
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  • Wedding Wisdom - with a Smile
    Wedding Wisdom - with a Smile

    Posted: 3/29/2017
    Poets and song writers have sought to define marriage with the perfect words. But it seems that philosophers and comedians produce the best wedding wisdom. Here are a dozen great truisms of marriage, thanks to our friends at funnymarriageadvice.com.
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  • Real World Challenges for the Modern Bride - and How to Solve Them
    Real World Challenges for the Modern Bride - and How to Solve Them

    Chicago DJ - Real World Challenges for the Modern Bride


    Posted: 3/23/2017
    You'll be surprised at some of the strange obstacles you're going to encounter as you plan your wedding. Your families, your bridal party, your guests, your vendors - they're all potential sources of conflict. So here's a short list of headaches you'd be wise to prepare for.
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  • You CAN Survive a Bridezilla... Here's How
    You CAN Survive a Bridezilla... Here's How

    Posted: 3/15/2017
    There's something magical that happens to a bride when she's planning a wedding. And we're not talking about "Disney" magic. It seems, she magically turns into a fire-breathing monster at the slightest obstacle or challenge. And all the charm of being a bride-to-be turns into dread and anxiety over all the work she has to do. Here are some tips for helping your friendly neighborhood Bridezilla through her ordeal.
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  • How to Set Your Wedding Ceremony to Music
    How to Set Your Wedding Ceremony to Music

    Posted: 3/10/2017
    The first thing you want to do for your wedding guests is set the proper mood for your special celebration. And that begins with the music they hear as they arrive for your ceremony. Here are some great tips to make your ceremony a proper reflection of your love and your personalities.
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  • Hot to Find the Hidden Traps in Your Wedding Vendor Contract
    Hot to Find the Hidden Traps in Your Wedding Vendor Contract

    Posted: 3/2/2017
    When you want peace of mind as you plan your wedding, you must be certain that you and your vendors are on the same page, and there are no misunderstandings. Here's how to avoid the traps that come with too many vendor service agreements.
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  • How to Put the "Spring" in Your Spring Wedding
    How to Put the

    Posted: 2/22/2017
    Spring weddings are truly special. The air is a little fresher, the grass is a little greener, and all the flowers are at their brightest. But don't count on the weather to cooperate, especially in the early spring, Following these tips will ensure a great and memorable celebration.
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  • Avon 39 Walk to End Breast Cancer - "Great Start" Party
    Avon 39 Walk to End Breast Cancer -

    Posted: 2/22/2017
    The Chicago DJ pros of Fourth Estate Audio had the privilege of providing the music and sound as Avon 39 launched its Chicago campaign for 2017 at the Old Crow Smokehouse in River North.
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