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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

Mother's Gowns · Uncategorized

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!

Custom wedding invitations · Invitations · McHenry County Wedding Invitations · wedding advice · Wedding Invitations

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

bridal gown shopping · Enzoani · wedding advice · Wedding gowns

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!

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A Guest List for Gown Shopping?

Shopping for your dress is a once in a lifetime experience! And, finding your perfect Wedding Gown can be exciting, emotional & exhausting!  To actually have a successful appointment, the bride needs to be decisive, have an open mind and want feedback from those in attendance.  Inviting too many differing opinions can often lead to tears and confusion. So,… Continue reading A Guest List for Gown Shopping?

Cristiano Lucci · New Couture Designers · Trunk Show

Encore Trunk Show!

Due to overwhelming response, we’ve extended the Cristiano Lucci Trunk Show through this coming weekend! We are thrilled to have these exquisite couture gowns available for our brides though Sunday, April 29th. If you are looking for a wedding dress that evokes a sense of modern elegance and romance, you must secure your appointment to see Cristiano Lucci’s… Continue reading Encore Trunk Show!