Emma Kriho | June 5, 2018
Salvage One: The Ultimate Vintage Venue.


With the stresses of wedding planning, it can be easy to forget the reason you are having a wedding: to celebrate the love and devotion between a couple. It can be difficult to think outside of the box and find the perfect venue that fits the theme of your wedding and your personal tastes, but unique venues can add an intimate vibe that brings the happy couple closer with all their friends and family in attendance. For brides looking to celebrate their dream wedding in a vintage-style venue, look no further than Salvage One.


Photo Courtesy of Victoria Sprung Photography

Salvage One is a 60,000 square foot warehouse located in Chicago, IL that boasts a wide assortment of evolving inventory featuring antiques decades old to trinkets from the not-so-distant past. This one-of-a-kind shop transforms into a diacritic event space for a variety of gatherings, and they offer a plethora of options to customize your wedding gathering. The exciting mix of antique treasures that make the Salvage One shop so unique adds the same elements of individuality and old-fashioned charm to the events held within the space. Paired ith exposed brick walls, expansive windows and wooden floors, the antique feel of this event space is ever-evolving and customizable to the desires of every couple.


One space available is a courtyard and outdoor ceremony space, perfect for small intimate gatherings. In the warmer months, the outdoor courtyard becomes green and lush, providing a whimsical landscape with built in seating that will enchant your guests. Also featuring a one-of-a-kind bathtub fountain and their iconic ‘Chicago’ sign, this backyard oasis provides the perfect venue for personal nuptials or cocktail hour, and a great photo opportunity for your wedding party.


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The indoor ceremony space provides room for more guests with a compilation of church pews, theater seats, and other antique-styled chairs for a uniquely eclectic vibe. The room is dimly lit by crystal chandeliers, to enhance the romantic feeling of the room.

Their 10,000 square foot reception space features a variety of styles of tables and chairs to fit up to 250 guests, with plenty of couches and other lounge furniture. The room also boasts a disco ball to get the party started as the party moves into the night. Also available is a three-room suite, perfect spots for bride and groom rooms. The Hollywood-style mirror and collection of comfy couches make the suite both the perfect escape from any wedding day stresses, and another great place for a photo op.

Salvage One is the perfect event space to make your wedding uniquely yours; with their changing inventory, no two ceremonies will be held in exactly the same space. And the endless variety of antique treasure provides the perfect setting for gorgeous pictures that will last a lifetime. Plus, couples who are getting married at Salvage One also get free access to the space for engagement photos. If you are looking for a distinctive space to host the antique wedding of your dreams, look no further than Salvage One.


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