The Satin Ballgown has Arrived!

Today, our shipment included this exclusive designer gown with an irresistible illusion lace back. The silky satin fabric, couture button detail and embroidered lace evokes simple elegance. We are in love…. Call today for your appointment and experience the magic! Kathryn’s Bridal 3807 West Elm Street McHenry, IL 60050 815.385.7330

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Ceremony Programs

Programs are a must have if you are inviting guests to your ceremony!  Attendees will want to follow along and truly embrace the significance of each moment of your nuptials.  In addition, programs allow you to include fun or meaningful details about members of the wedding party and special dedications to loved ones. Programs that match the look… Continue reading Ceremony Programs

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A Swedish Bridal Crown

Every day at Kathryn’s Bridal is full of magic! During an alterations appointment today, we had the pleasure of seeing this exquisite Swarovski Crystal and pearl Swedish Vaxholm Crown set in gold! One of our beautiful brides carefully unwrapped this decades old headpiece and explained the sentimental significance of this treasured jewel.  It was hand crafted in the Vaxholm… Continue reading A Swedish Bridal Crown

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Honor Mom with a Dress!

In honor of Mother’s Day, we want to remind brides to pay special homage to their very own Mom! The devoted lady who wiped your tears, combed your hair and was your biggest cheerleader now needs your help and fashion guidance.  As a gift to her, encourage mom to treat herself to a dress befitting of… Continue reading Honor Mom with a Dress!

Mother's Gowns

Mom Deserves a Gown!

In honor of Mother’s Day this coming weekend, we encourage brides to take their  mother shopping for a beautiful dress! At Kathryn’s Bridal, we specialize in exquisite gowns for Mothers of the wedding. Treat your Mom to an hour-long personal shopping experience of retail therapy in our luxurious boutique.  To keep our inventory of gowns in pristine condition, dresses are kept… Continue reading Mom Deserves a Gown!

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Elegant Calligraphy

When your guests receive your wedding invitation personally addressed in elegant lettering, they will be excited to open it.  This envelope contains something very important, the very first glimpse of your special day! Calligraphy is often defined as “the art of pen to paper” or “beautiful handwriting.” For anyone planning a wedding or social occasion, this centuries… Continue reading Elegant Calligraphy

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How to stay in Love with your dress!

We adore helping our brides find the dress of their dreams for the most important day of their life!  We love celebrating their love story! So, imagine how our hearts sink to the floor when a bride regrets her gown choice. This syndrome is called Buyer’s Remorse. It doesn’t happen often, but when it does,… Continue reading How to stay in Love with your dress!