Posts tagged attire
Suit Up: Groom & Groomsmen Attire

In the wedding world, it's often all about the ladies, specifically when it comes to what they'll be wearing. Saying "Yes" the the dress has become almost as important as saying "I do!" But what about the gentlemen? Fear no more! Chicago is now home to some who pride themselves on some serious style and custom-made suits. The guys are no longer tied to the big-box tux rental shops!

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Wedding Stylist & Bridal Valet Services

I recently met Libby Salerno, a fabulous stylist who has found the perfect niche in the wedding industry. Brides, let me tell you… you need to meet Libby too! What exactly does a wedding “stylist” do? Well, first of all, she will work with you to help you figure out your wedding day look from head to toe… wedding gown, veil, accessories, shoes, your whole ensemble.

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Chicago Bridal Fashion Spotlight: Elise Bergman

I was lucky enough to meet this week’s local fashion designer, Elise Bergman, when I was a fashion intern at a Chicago PR firm. Amid running typical intern-like errands (such as fetching more bags of ice than I could possibly carry—in heels—from a convenience store multiple blocks away), I got to mix and mingle with some well-to-do-Chicagoans at Elise’s trunk show at Roslyn in Bucktown.

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Chicago Bridal Fashion Spotlight: Amanda Archer

With all the hype surrounding the upcoming wedding season and new bridal fashion lines (and, of course, the granddaddy fashion event of the year being the always-inspirational-no-matter-where-you-live New York Fashion Week), we thought it would be fun to take it all back to the place Sweetchic Events calls home: CHICAGO!

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Beautiful Bridesmaids Dresses a la Vera Wang

To be honest, I don’t often have the occasion to look into bridesmaids dresses. This is one of the areas that my clients typically handle with the help of their maids. But recently, my attention was directed towards Vera Wang bridesmaids dresses, and much to my surprise (shock is more like it), they are not as expensive as I always imagined they were!

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