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Something Blue & Special

I love strolling into our sewing room!  I’m always amazed at how our professional seamstresses are joyfully perfecting gowns for the most important moments in life. We are blessed to have seamstresses who take the time to really listen and make magic happen for our brides. “The brides I have the privilege of serving are special… Continue reading Something Blue & Special

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*Tying the Knot with Tradition*

“We have the privilege of helping brides celebrate finding the dress of their dreams!” shares Kathryn Trocki, Owner of Kathryn’s Bridal. “This celebration is not only for the bride, but for the many women in her family who nurtured and guided her to this moment. Recognizing the significance of being a part of this precious… Continue reading *Tying the Knot with Tradition*

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The Making of a Dream Dress!

Kathryn’s Bridal had the pleasure of meeting Bride to Be Sarah when her search for the perfect wedding gown began.  Sarah was accompanied to her initial appointment by all the special ladies in her life.  Trying on dresses was a fun celebration and everyone excitedly cheered Sarah on as she enthusiastically said YES to her… Continue reading The Making of a Dream Dress!

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From Pageant to Bride!

“One of the most rewarding parts of owning a small business is the long-term relationships we build with our customers,” smiles Kathryn Trocki, Owner of Kathryn’s Bridal. “I am beyond thrilled when they share a photo album full of wonderful life events that took place in one of our dresses. Being a part of so… Continue reading From Pageant to Bride!

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Real Wedding ~ Melissa & Justin

“Justin and I met at our best friend’s wedding in August 2012. I was the maid of honor and Justin was a guest. Justin grew up as a neighbor of the groom and I was best friends with the bride since 9th grade. It wasn’t until the fall that we started to get to know each other at… Continue reading Real Wedding ~ Melissa & Justin

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Emily & Billy

Bride & Bridesmaid Attire: Kathryn’s Bridal – McHenry, Illinois | Groom & Groomsmen Attire: Kathryn’s Bridal – McHenry, Illinois | Hair: Kayla Delgadillo at Cut Loose Salon – Johnsburg, Illinois | Makeup: Hannah Elisabeth Beauty – Saint Charles, Illinois | Ceremony & Reception Venue: NOAH’S Event Venue – Lincolnshire, Illinois | Florist: Kim Dunlap from Kimberose – McHenry, Illinois | DJ: Johnny Rabenda of Rockwave Entertainment… Continue reading Emily & Billy

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Megan & Scott

“Scott and I met freshman year at Marquette University and dated since that time. Scott is now an officer in the Navy. We had a large military attendance as well as many current Marquette Students and alumni. The wedding was nautical themed and our stationer at Kathryn’s Bridal helped us find a wonderful anchor to… Continue reading Megan & Scott