The Haley Mansion romantic Christmas winter wedding

December 20, 2019

This Haley Mansion winter wedding

The Haley Mansion winter wedding in Joliet IL is one of those bucket list wedding venues that all Chicagoland wedding photographers dream of shooting. Haley Mansion hosts hundreds of events and weddings every year. It’s historic ballroom looks amazing on your wedding pictures. Elegant chandeliers, stunning marble floors are my favorite aspect of Hayley Mansion. Beautiful glass panoramic view of gorgeous lush gardens and bright interior is just dream come trough for any natural light photographer. The white is such a special element and one of the reasons why I would shoot weddings at the The Haley Mansion every weekend if I could!

It was such a beautiful wedding!

All this was a fantastic background for Tony’s and Amor’s the Haley Mansion winter wedding. Which was was one to remember. I met Amor and Tony when I was wedding photographer of Amor’s sister Arvie & Marc at Cress Creek Country Club when she was one of Arvie’s bridesmaids. Amor and Tony were married last December just couple days before Christmas. We had some snow which you can see at the pictures. I just wish the day was a little longer 🙂 so we could shoot some more outside. They decided to host their winter wedding ceremony in the conservatory part of the venue which is centered under the magnificent skylight surrounded by 12-foot french windows that overlook the garden. Amor and Tony also did their first look at this location.


One of the standout elements of Amor and Tony’s wedding were the florals. The florist of this Haley Mansion winter wedding nocked out every floral element of that day! From the bouquets and boutonnieres to centerpieces greenery guests seating chart and welcome signs, I was speechless. I have to say that good florals (and having enough of them) are one of the best ways to bring life to any event. Final images from your wedding day will prove it. I basically loved everything about Amor and Tony’s Haley Mansion winter wedding day so I’ll let the photos do most of the talking for me! But trust me, I’ll be back again, The Haley Mansion!


Photography: Bozena Voytko Photography
Venue: The Haley Mansion
Catering: The Haley Mansion
Ceremony Officiant: Rev. Jim
Dj/ entertainment: The Party Master/ Funky Dragon Productions

bride and groom dancing in front of gazebo at Haley Mansion

Haley Mansion getting ready room, dress standing on the mannequin

chicago wedding photographer wedding invitations, perfumes on the tray on the right wedding dress standing on the mannequin

bride sitting and looking down with her eyes

bride sitting and putting her shoes on, on th right wedding invitations, perfumes, boutonniere

bride with bridesmaids in getting ready room at Haley Mansion by chicago wedding photographer

bride and one bridesmaid hugging and touching their foreheads in the getting ready room at Haley Mansion

bride holding flowers looking away from the camera

bride sitting holding flowers, looking straight into the camera, wedding shoes by chicago wedding photographer bozena voytko

bride sitting on the chair looking away from the camera, in the background wedding bouquet on the white chair

wedding bouquet on the white armchair which is located in Haley Mansion getting ready room

bride getting ready holding flowers

groom getting ready in the background Christmas tree in the ballroom of Haley Mansion

bride and groom walking down the path on the snowy day

bride and groom walking outside of the venue kissing

bride and groom kissing outside of the venue closeup

wedding couple winter outside pictures, bride holding flowers

wedding couple outside of wintery Haley Mention in Joliet IL
wedding couple dancing, groom is holding the wedding bouquet

 bride dancing outside in snowy surroundings behind her white gazebo

Haley Mansion catering, table decor, plates, champagne glasses,

wedding bridal party goofy, funny portrait in the background Christmas tree

This Haley Mansion winter wedding was one to remember! Congratulations Amor and Tony!

Bozena Voytko is a passionate and creative Chicago wedding photographer. She specializes in natural light wedding photography. She believes that photographing simple and small elements of the wedding day is helping to truly represent a couple’s vision of their wedding day. Bozena has a very simple and relaxed style when working with Chicago brides and grooms as a wedding photographer. I love to capture sweet and intimate moments between a wedding couple. She loves to share their unique love story. She likes beautifully decorated wedding spaces and soft lighting.

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