Monthly Archives: May 2015

What’s Your Wedding Dress Style? A Quiz to Find Your Perfect Gown

May 30, 2015 in

Wedding gowns aren’t a one size fits all ordeal. Wondering which style gown is right for you? Take our style quiz and find out! A. How would you describe your dream gown? Romantic and Timeless Glam and Unique Elegant and Detailed … Continue reading


Think Outside the Box: Gowns That Are Anything But Conventional

May 28, 2015 in

On your wedding day, you want something that stands out–a unique, detailed, individualized gown that nobody’s ever seen before. At TGS, we’ve got gowns that fit those requirements in spades. Here we narrow down a collection of our favorite gowns that … Continue reading


TGS Real Bride: Kim

May 27, 2015 in

Congratulations to our TGS Real Bride Kim, who tied the knot with groom Bill earlier this May at the Colony Club. Kim was truly the belle of the ball in her Anais Anette “Jolee” gown, accessorized with a pearl necklace … Continue reading


Say “Yes” With Less Stress: How to Shop for a Gown Without Losing Your Cool

May 26, 2015 in

  Finding your dream dress is a tall order. How can you find something that’s comfortable, easy to dance in, fitted perfectly to your figure, stylish and affordable, all in one go? With so many factors playing into what makes the … Continue reading


One Gown, 3 Different Styles

May 23, 2015 in

There are thousands of different styles of wedding gowns (anyone who has tried to decipher between a trumpet style and fit and flare will confirm this!) yet a bride’s biggest challenge often isn’t finding her dream dress, but accessorizing and customizing … Continue reading


TGS Real Bride: Lindsay

May 22, 2015 in

Our TGS Real Bride Lindsay (dressed in an Amy Kuschel ballgown) married groom Jacob in the heart of Chicago with a wedding that was as much a celebration of the city as it was their love. The couple said “I do” in Washington Park … Continue reading


TGS Real Bride: Laura


They say that details create the big picture, and that’s especially true for our TGS Real Bride Heather, who crafted all of the table numbers, bunting, menus, signage, and bar
 decorations for her wedding in a burst of creativity (or, as she … Continue reading


The Rules of Wedding Guest Attire

May 21, 2015 in

Summer is the season for many things: barbecue, warm weather, long days at the beach, and, of course, weddings. Whether you’re invited to one wedding or several, TGS narrows down what you should (and should never) wear to celebrate someone’s big … Continue reading


The Everlasting Sample Sale: A Sale Everyday In Suite 355!

May 20, 2015 in

    Our weekend Sample Sale was so successful, we’ve decided to make it permanent! The Gown Shop Suite 355 will now be open during regular business hours 11-7 PM (Tues-Thurs) and 10-5 PM (Fri-Sat) for SAMPLE SALES everyday! Walk-ins welcome.** … Continue reading


TGS Real Bride: Becca

May 16, 2015 in

  A dreamy lakeside location, homemade cookies, bright Icelandic poppies and a fine selection of craft beers awaited guests at the wedding of our TGS Real Bride Becca and her groom Tom. Becca wore an Ivy & Aster “Oh Joy” … Continue reading