Bridal Event: Evening of Bridal Luxury

Modern Luxury Weddings Chicago
12th Annual Evening of Bridal Luxury
Sunday, March 4 3pm-6pm
Ritz-Carlton Hotel

Join Modern Luxury Weddings to preview the upcoming designs of wedding dresses, featuring the unveiling of Vera Wang’s Fall 2018 bridal collection. The event will also feature culinary creations from Chef Baasim Zafar of the Ritz Carlton, event décor by HMR Designs, and photography by Fig Weddings

Brides-to-be, don’t forget to grab a luxury “Oscar-style” goodie bag on your way out!

Tickets are $65 for a bride and a guest. For additional guests, tickets are $25. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Bright Pink.

Honey Bee Weddings will be doing a social media giveaway for a pair of tickets! Details will be announced on our Instagram account.

Bridal Events, Sample Sales, Trunk Shows

It’s going to be a busy weekend for brides.  Need to get inspired?  Attend one of these fabulous events, sample sales or trunk shows.



Sunday, January 18th
The Ritz-Carlton Chicago
160 East Pearson Street
$40 per person

Preview 2009 Bridal Collections from Christian Lacroix, Christos, Reem Arca, and other world-class couture designers during the Ritz-Carlton Chicago Bridal Lunch. Brides-to-be with their family and friends will enjoy an elegant three-course lunch prepared by Ritz-Carlton Chicago Executive Chef Mark Payne.

One lucky bride will win a five-night honeymoon stay at the Four Seasons Resort Lana’i at Manele Bay, Hawaii or a luxurious weekend stay at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago. Brides also have a chance to win giveaways from Belle Vie Bridal Couture along with additional prizes from the Ritz-Carlton Chicago.

 Luxury Bridal Expo Event

January 18th
323 E. Wacker Dr.

Geneva Wedding Walk
January 18th


Sample Sales 

A L’Amour 

Sample Sale
Sunday, January 18th

This one day only event will feature selections from the fabulous collections of: Lazaro, Reem Acra, Romona Keveza and many more.   Many gowns are under $1000 and in nearly new condition.  Call 847.381.5858 for an appointment.

Alice Padrul Sample Sale

January 16 – 17th 10-5PM
Alice Padrul
1338 W. Madison St.
For an appointment, call 312.455.8094

 Select gowns will be marked 50-70 percent off at this sample sale.


 Trunk Shows

Ines Di Santo Trunk Show

January 16 – 17th

Dimitra’s Couture
1011 N. Rush St. #3
For an appointment, call 312.787.0920


Amsale Fall 2009 Trunk Show
January 16 – 19th
Belle Vie Bridal Couture
34 E. Oak St.
For an appointment, call 312.751.2222

Receive 10% off bridal gowns, 25% off accessories and 15% off attendant’s gowns when purchased together. 


Meet Mindy!

Meet Celebrity Wedding & Party Planner Mindy Weiss
as she signs copies of her book, “The Wedding Book”

Wednesday, April 30th
Ritz Carlton
Kindly rsvp at 312.573.5231 or at

Mindy Weiss is one of the most sought after event planners & lifestyle experts in the United States. Known for her creative & unusual ideas, her unexpected décor accents and her exquisite attention to every last detail, Mindy Weiss’s bubbly personality and calm demeanor help her clients relax as she creates one-of-a kind parties of their dreams. Each of Mindy’s events are unique, whimsical and distinctive in design. At the same time, each event also exudes feeling of warmth and intimacy…no matter how big or small.

Ritz-Carlton Bridal Luncheon

Saturday, January 19, 2008
12:00 noon – 2:00 pm
The Ritz-Carlton Chicago
160 East Pearson Street
The Dining Room – 12th Floor Lobby Level

Enjoy an elegant three-course lunch prepared by Ritz-Carlton Chicago Executive Chef Mark Payne and mingle with wedding experts from The Ritz-Carlton Chicago, Arlen Music Consultants Inc., BBJ Linen, Chicago Social Brides, Chicago Videoworks, Floral by Kehoe Designs, Kushubse Invitations, Peter Thurin Photography, Saks Fifth Avenue Bridal Gowns and Registry, Tablescapes and Take the Cake Wedding Cakes during a post-lunch dessert reception.

Brides-to-be will receive a bridal gift bag and have a chance to win a honeymoon getaway to Four Seasons Resort Great Exuma; or a luxurious Five-Star Weekend at The Ritz-Carlton Chicago, among other prizes. $35 per person, excluding alcoholic beverages, tax and gratuity.

To make reservations, kindly phone 1 (312) 573-5180.