We were all in love with Vera Wang’s very first Wedding Invitation Album, so imagine our delight when the second volume arrived! It was worth waiting for! “Carefully curated for the fashion-forward bride, this second volume is brimming with modern, elegant designs featuring unexpected details, rich new textures and a fresh color palette meant to… Continue reading The New Vera Wang “On Weddings” Invitations Album is finally here!
We are so excited for our Sottero and Midgley Couture Trunk Show this weekend! A very limited number of appointments are still available, so please call us soon at 815.385.7330 to schedule your visit! “From the cross-continental design studios of award-winning Maggie Sottero in Sydney, Australia and Salt Lake City, Utah, the stunning fashion label… Continue reading This Weekend! Sottero and Midgley Fall Couture Trunk Show
Mothers of the bride and groom need to look fabulous too! Gone are the matronly dresses (thank goodness)! Today’s mom is now wearing stylish, flattering gowns in heavenly fabrics and colors accented with exquisite details… This chiffon A-line dress has hand-beaded lace,illusion elbow-length sleeves, scalloped front and back V-necklines, along with an elegant flowing train… Continue reading New Gowns for Mothers by Montage
*Photographs also featured July 28, 2014 on ChicagoStyleWeddings.com “The morning of our wedding I woke up before the sun even began to rise, I was so excited! My mother is a sales consultant at Kathryn’s Bridal, and did such a lovely job putting together the gown, jacket, veil and shoes. I would not have felt… Continue reading Our Real Bride ~ Annalise!
“Inspired by vintage Hollywood, the Sottero and Midgley Fall 2014 collection introduces the modern, sophisticated bride to the opulence of yesteryear. Soft, feminine silhouettes are embellished with dramatic patterns of beaded lace applique, breathtaking vintage jewelry and glamorous jeweled belts. “Unabashedly romantic and regal ball gowns showcase gilded lace and elaborate embroidery, as well as… Continue reading Sottero and Midgley Fall 2014 Trunk Show
Are thank you notes really necessary? I will be very honest and shout YES! YES! YES! For decades, etiquette experts have been reminding brides that you must write thank you notes. Many of your guests have traveled far and took time out of their busy schedule to select a gift just for you and attend… Continue reading Thank You Notes ?
We love Wedding Gowns! We especially love when designers are as passionate about dresses as we are! So, with excitement, meet Madeline Gardner, who has been designing dresses for MoriLee for 17 years. Intricate details and sparkling beading are on the new necklines and shoulder coverage in her latest styles… The entire MoriLee collection is… Continue reading New Necklines and Shoulders!