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Thank You Notes Required!

Getting married is exciting and overwhelming! There is so much to do! As a bride to be, you will be showered with gifts and in return you must write a thank you note. If someone took the time to select a gift for you, it is necessary to thank them personally. No excuses! You certainly… Continue reading Thank You Notes Required!

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Diary of a Kathryn’s Bride ~ Part 6

Our diary series continues… Showers and more showers! These intimate events are always a meaningful way for the special people in your life to bestow their warmth upon you, the bride to be! Valerie was no exception! She had the joy of being surprised with 4 showers! She is obviously a very loved lady! “I… Continue reading Diary of a Kathryn’s Bride ~ Part 6

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Diary of a Kathryn’s Bride ~ Part 5

We continue our Diary series on Valerie, Bride to Be! “I was one of those brides that said I was going to have a casual wedding, No tuxes….,” shares Valerie. “Well after seeing and working in our award-winning Tuxedo department, I quickly changed my mind.” Both Valerie and her fiancé fell in love with a… Continue reading Diary of a Kathryn’s Bride ~ Part 5

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Kenneth Winston by Private Label Trunk Show September 27 – 29 at Kathryn’s Bridal !

Kathryn’s Bridal is hosting a Trunk Show of the Kenneth Winston Designs from Private Label by G on September 27 through September 29 at our beautiful McHenry, Illinois boutique. This is an exceptional fashion event that showcases the latest and greatest styles by Kenneth Winston. Our staff is dedicated to ensuring your trunk show appointment… Continue reading Kenneth Winston by Private Label Trunk Show September 27 – 29 at Kathryn’s Bridal !

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Diary of a Kathryn’s Bride ~ Part 4

“One Stop Shopping is all I have to say!” exclaims Valerie. “Having not only found my dream dress but to find my invitations was just so much fun and stress free! A memorable highlight of my wedding planning was selecting our glamorous invitations.” “My fiancé and I had a vision and budget of what we… Continue reading Diary of a Kathryn’s Bride ~ Part 4

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Meet the designer of Mori Lee!

On a recent shopping trip to purchase the latest styles for her boutique, Kathryn Trocki, owner of Kathryn’s Bridal (on left) had the opportunity to meet Madeline Gardner (center) designer of Mori Lee Wedding Gowns, Bridesmaids, Homecoming, and PROM Dresses! We think Madeline Gardner and all her designs for Mori Lee are FABULOUS!!  (Also photographed… Continue reading Meet the designer of Mori Lee!

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Diary of a Kathryn’s Bride ~ Part 3

We continue our series on Valerie, our Bride to Be! “It was another magical moment when I found my veil, head piece and selected my shoe color and jewelry!” exclaims Valerie. “The entire staff at Kathryn’s is so supportive and all the ladies helped me decide which veil was most flattering.” She adds, “I had… Continue reading Diary of a Kathryn’s Bride ~ Part 3