Welcome to our blog, "From the Aisle Seat."  Everyone knows that one of the best seats at a wedding is always an the aisle so you never miss a thing. Our blog will give you a first-hand look at our weddings, editorial and styled shoots plus offer some valuable wedding planning advice.  Scroll on down to our latest post or select a category if you are looking for something specific. Enjoy the view!






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When first meeting with Purva and Dean, they had a clear vision of hosting an intimate wedding at their favorite local restaurant, Greenwood American Kitchen & Bar. Surrounded by close family and friends, they said their I do’s in this beautiful rustic space. The venue with beautiful wood walls already provided a warm, modern rustic […]

On a sunny July day, Nicole and Corbin celebrated their love in front of family and friends at the stunning Armour House at Lake Forest Academy. Chelsea of the Gilded Aisle Weddings, was so fortunate to be a part of the wedding day celebrations. Additionally, she loved working with such a fabulous vendor team who […]

On a beautiful June Saturday in Lake Forest, Caroline and Ben said “I Do” The Wedding Day There’s something so wonderful about a classic June wedding, and Caroline & Ben’s big day was no exception!  With the ceremony and reception set at the bride’s hometown church and club in Lake Forest, the day was filled […]

Since international travel has been delayed for many couples this past year, Chelsea Kiely with The Gilded Aisle Weddings wanted to bring a little bit of Europe, more specifically France, into this fabulous shoot at The Armour House at Lake Forest Academy. The inspiration drives from The Palace of Versailles focusing in on its glorious […]


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