According to our calendars, spring is supposedly here! Despite the lack of sunny, warm weather, exciting fresh wedding invitations are beginning to blossom for 2014! Some of the newest looks include: Featherpress™ printing is a cost-effective process used to imitate the look and feel of letterpress printing. Letterpress has previously been cost-prohibitive for many brides,… Continue reading Spring Invitation Trends from Carlson Craft
In honor of Arbor Day, we are re-posting this wonderful article about the Love Tree! We recently traveled to St. Augustine, Florida searching for relaxation on the sandy oceanfront, but were enchanted by the romantic town, fabulous dining and perfect weather. If you are unfamiliar with the area, it is the oldest city in the… Continue reading Celebrate Arbor Day under the Love Tree
“One of the best parts of owning a bridal salon is shopping for new dresses!” smiles Kathryn Trocki, owner of Kathryn’s Bridal in McHenry. Kathryn attended the National Bridal Market the weekend of April 5- 7, 2014 at the Merchandise Mart, Chicago. Here is a sneak peek at some of the latest styles from Maggie… Continue reading A Sneak Peek of New Gowns!
Everyday is a fashion show at Kathryn’s Bridal! Today we are “in love” with Ivonne, by Enzoani; a sweetheart A-line gown in tulle with an exquisite lace applique, a modern illusion bateau neck and cap sleeves. The Enzoani 2014 Collection exudes the brands’ signature style of timeless elegance by beautifully incorporating sophisticated elegance, European influences,… Continue reading Ivonne by Enzoani
We are in love with Vera Wang’s Wedding Invitations! Above is an Engraved invitation from Vera Wang! Framed in luxurious gold foil, this oyster white invitation card, has just the right amount of panache with a bold mix of stylish fonts to add a modern, graphic punch. This stunning invitation card perfectly sets the stage… Continue reading Vera Wang Foil Engraved Wedding Invitations
Curvy bride is thrilled to learn that Allure caters to the fuller figured bride! Allure’s Plus-Sized Gowns are made exclusively for curvy ladies. Each Allure gown is perfectly constructed and made with premier fabrics in a modern, body-flattering silhouette with most available up to size 32W. Make your appointment soon to see our entire collection… Continue reading Allure for Curvy Brides
We all have a little black dress that appears plain & simple until you accessorize it with sparkling jewelry, fabulous shoes and a little designer handbag. The same goes for a wedding invitation; it goes from ordinary to exquisite when you add details such as ribbons, calligraphy, lace, pearls and envelope linings! Even the envelope… Continue reading Making a Memorable First & Lasting Impression