Behind The Veil Design Studio is an elite full-service wedding and event planning firm based in Chicago that specializes in providing sophisticated and timeless design along with strategic planning techniques for the modern bride.
WHO WE ARE
So glad you found your way here! Wedding planning is hard, and we're here to take the mystery out of the madness. We're a team of chic, sophisticated, yet humble and fun chicks ready to level up your wedding plans. Collectively we create a calm and premium experience that you can enjoy from here on out. We work closely with each couple to curate the perfect design aesthetic and strategy that will ultimately have you and your guests talking about your wedding decades from now.
Tammy brings over 13 years of experience as a planner in the wedding industry. Her work has been published in multiple magazines, and she's built trusted relationships that her clients rely on. Tammy is a Chicago native, and believes there's no greater city! As a wife, mom, minister and former English teacher, Tammy has an incomparable skillset that makes her a true asset to both clients and vendors. She is a natural leader and visionary who gives extreme attention to detail to ensure each couple has an extraordinary experience. She stands firm on the notion that the planning process should be just as exciting as the wedding day.
The Cathedral Veil package is truly where our expertise shines. If all you have is a date and zero time to truly plan your dream wedding, this is for you. This package is all-inclusive, with 12-18 months of planning services, and is truly a hand-holding experience. This package includes everything from the event management and partial planning packages, as well as the following:
+ Expert scout and selection of up to 5 venues that fit your style and budget.
+ Development and execution of custom event design and décor that compliments style
+ Negotiate, finalize, and confirm all contracts with vendors up until wedding date
+ Assistance with any day after responsibilities
investment begins at $7,000
This is our most popular package. It offers up to 11 months of planning services, and is perfect for the couple who has done the basics by establishing their budget, guest count, and selected their venue and a vendor or two. Our partial planning couples are typically tapped out by the time they come to us, and have realized that wedding planning is a true occupation that needs to be handled by a professional. This package includes, but is not limited to the following:
+ Creation and management of complete vision guide, which includes timeline, budget analysis, and a curated design plan
+ Management of remaining vendor selection meetings
+ Securing of hotel room blocks
+ Preparation and assembly needed for stationery, favors, and minor designs elements
+ All event management services
investment begins at $5,000
This package is the BTV version of "day of" or "month of" coordination. We only accept a limited number of event management clients during our peak season (April-October). This service is perfect for the bride who has been planning her wedding for years, but needs an experienced voice to guide her through the process. This service includes 3-4 planning meetings, and unlimited email/phone communication. The key components of this service includes, but is not limited to the following:
+ Wedding Weekend Timeline creation and management
+ Communication and management of all vendors
+Stationery etiquette and review
+ One Hour Ceremony Rehearsal
+Vendor Recommendations and strategies for select vendor meetings
+ Complete Day of Coordination including management of vendors, logistics, and any decorative styling
investment begins at $3,000
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Kalli has been obsessed with weddings and all things celebratory since she could walk. As she entered adulthood, she found herself in the middle of planning fun and memorable events. Kalli's naturally creative side and professional finance experience combined make her both a design and logistics boss behind the scenes for her clients. Kalli is a wife and mother of three, so between events she enjoys taking a moment to herself to enjoy quiet time alone. Kalli's heart is happy when in the midst of the hustle and bustle of planning. She gets so much joy preparing her couples to walk down the aisle.
Audra is a hopeless romantic and simply loves love! She's been a member of the BTV team for over a decade. Audra greets everyone with a smile and bubbly personality. Whether it's alphabetizing escort cards, pinning a boutonnière, lighting candles, or greeting guest, Audra does it with grace and joy! Audra is truly skilled at hyping up the guys while calming the girls. Audra is a fiancee, mother of two and even a grandmother, though she doesn't look it. She has a background in management and IT, and is our resident geek. Her excitement for wedding day duties sets the mood for the whole team.