Wedding Trends: Naked Wedding Cakes

Instead of frosting a wedding cake with layers of fondant or buttercream, many bakers are increasing the filling between tiers and leaving the layers exposed. This naked look has quickly become popular with its refined style and completely elevated look. With just as many ways to customize these cakes as their fully-frosted counterparts, you’ll be able to work […]

Wedding Trends: Comfort Food

What do you think you want your guests to remember most from your wedding day?  The stunning decor?  The party atmosphere?  The blushing bride or dapper groom?  For many of your guests, the most notable part of the wedding day will be the food. When a guest thinks back on what they ate at your wedding, they may […]

Wedding Trends: First Look Wedding Photos

They may not be traditional, but first-look wedding photos are becoming more and more popular. Instead of upholding the tradition of the couple waiting until the ceremony to lay eyes on one another, couples are now choosing to catch a sneak peek earlier in the day. The special moment the two share in private is captured by the […]

Five Grain Events Welcomes Intern, Kylee!

Please join me in welcoming our 2016 summer intern to the Five Grain Events team!  Kylee has shared a little about her background and what she is most looking forward to for the upcoming summer… Hi everyone! My name is Kylee McDermott and I am a Junior at the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana. I am working towards […]