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Uninvited Wedding Guests

I admit it; I am an avid reader of etiquette books. I want to know what not to do to offend people, and how to ensure I avoid hurting their feelings. This is what etiquette rules were actually intended for; making others feel welcome, relaxed, and comfortable. So imagine my delight when Judith Martin’s column… Continue reading Uninvited Wedding Guests

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Are you “Swanky” ???

Do you want to be swanky? I heard this word used to describe the Oscar after-party celebrations and it made me want to introduce all of you to our latest find… Swanky Invitations! Swanky Designs are making their way around the globe, from the USA to several different international locations & you can now find… Continue reading Are you “Swanky” ???

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Why we love navy blue !

The runways of Paris define the latest trends and colors in fashion, and the wedding world always follows… Chicago Style Weddings Magazine’s September/October 2012 issue (page 316) included an article “Marry in Blue, Always Be True” identifying ways to incorporate this color into your wedding in unexpected ways. Blue has always been considered a catalyst… Continue reading Why we love navy blue !

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A Real Destin Beach Wedding!

Kathryn’s Bridal is so proud to share this beautiful “Real Wedding” on the beach with you! Enjoy! Wedding Date: June 23rd, 2012 Location: Ceremony- on the white sands of Miramar Beach in Destin, Florida Reception- Embassy Suites in Destin-Miramar Beach, Florida Bride’s Gown: Landis by Maggie Sottero in Diamond White, Kathryn’s Bridal of McHenry Bridesmaids… Continue reading A Real Destin Beach Wedding!

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The truly beautiful bride

Every bride wears a gorgeous wedding gown, carries spectacular flowers in her perfectly manicured hands, with fabulously styled hair. But, what actually makes a bride truly beautiful is a warm smile, a sense of humor, a loving heart and a generous soul.  Just ask the man she is marrying… Kathryn’s Bridal wishes you a Happy… Continue reading The truly beautiful bride

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Luscious Verde has arrived!

We are so excited to begin sharing with you some of the fabulous things happening here at Kathryn’s Invitation Studio. We have recently developed a partnership with Luscious Verde. Kathryn’s New Invitation & Design Studio is the only retailer in McHenry County offering Luscious Verde! Very few storefronts outside of Chicago even carry this unique… Continue reading Luscious Verde has arrived!

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The scent of roses

You are engaged! It is such an exciting time in your life and you should make every effort to truly enjoy being the bride-to-be. Yet, when you are planning a wedding, your “to do” list grows like a weed. With so many details to tend to, you begin to feel as if you are overwhelmed… Continue reading The scent of roses