Love Is Art: Nicole & Daryl Herman Wedding

High School friends turned eternal lovers, Nicole and Daryl jumped the broom! When rekindling a friendship turns into unconditional love,  it is a perfect time to celebrate. This wedding is exceptionally special to us not only because she trusted us with her vision, but the bride is a Trusister of ours.   We were surrounded by family and friends, but most importantly, love. Here are some photos from the celebration of love. Congratulations, again, Nicole and Daryl!

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Credits: Venue: Jackson Junge Gallery, Chicago, IL /Photography: Buzz McBride Photography /Makeup: Delissa Lee /Hair: Beverly Colar-Credelle / Event Decor: TruSister Soirees /Cake &Cupcakes: Erik / Band: Justin Dillard Quartet featuring Christopher McBride/ Catering: Lucero Catering / Florist: Marcel’s Florist /Day of Event Coordination: Divine Weddings & Events

NRR’s Kids’ Holiday Book Party

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Flyer for the Kids’ Holiday Book Party

The holiday season is the season of giving, and what better gift to give than the one of Education. Naveyah’s Reading Room pulled off their first annual Kids’ Holiday Book Party in December 2015.  Naveyah’s Reading Room’s mission is to promote literacy among children and to “Increase Their Passion To Read”.  This organization is on its way to doing great things in the city of Chicago.  Please visit their website , for more information about the cause and the event.

TruSister Soirées provided the treats for the event. We were so excited and honored, to be a proud supporter and sponsor of this cause. Our sweet table was a huge hit! We can’t wait until the next event. Here are a few photos from the event. Enjoy!

 

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Sip & Strokes Social

Woman of Substance; The original and muse of our Sip & Stroke Social. Our guests were to give their rendition of her.

This past weekend, we hosted our first (but definitely, not last) Sip & Strokes Social. It has been a long time since we were able to chill with our family, friends, and Tru-Supporters. So, we decided to turn our soiree into a Ladies’ Night event.   A sincere “Thank You” to everyone that came out and painted “Woman of Substance”. We were amazed by everyone’s interpretation of her. It was truly a wonderful time. We hope everyone enjoyed themselves.

None of our ladies were professional artists, nor did we have any instructors. It was totally a freelance project. For the event, each guest received a canvas, drinks,  a heavy hors d’oeuvres menu (ok, we went a little overboard for our menu, but you are welcome to have whatever you like), and a swag bag. 

We kept the canvases small (8×10), for time management purposes, and not to intimidate our guests. The portraits took about an hour to complete, and only 30 (or so) minutes to dry. To pass the time, we kept glasses full, and an ample food supply to keep the atmosphere high. Here are snapshots of the event:

 

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If you’d like to host your own Sip & Strokes Social, we’re here to help!

Contact us to book your next Sip & Strokes Social.