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Wedding Trend: Inviting Kids to Weddings

To invite children or to not invite children—the age-old wedding planning question is starting to rear it’s ugly head again as couples are sending those Save the Dates and invites for the Spring and Summer weddings. This topic is a sensitive one and there are many opinions that support both choices. The following is a…

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Music Monday: Like an Allen Stone

This week’s Music Monday feature is Allen Stone, a current favorite of Stitely’s Planning Coordinator Katy. In anticipation of the release of his new album Radius in 2015, Allen Stone is a force to be reckoned with. Many compare his sound to that of classic Motown/R&B singers while he classifies himself as a “soulful hippie.” His…

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We've Won!

We’ve won the WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards for 2015 thanks to all the raving reviews we’ve received from our amazing couples! The Couple’s Choice Awards recognizes Stitely Entertainment as being among the top 5% of wedding professionals nationwide. What an honor to be one of the best Chicago wedding bands! We couldn’t be happier. Thanks…

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Wedding Trend Wednesday: Common Bridesmaid Mistakes

The holiday engagement season is winding down, and many couples are already in full planning mode. After securing their big vendors, most brides start thinking about who they want to choose to be in their bridal party. While this is such a fun job, it also holds more responsibility than you might think! If you…

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Welcome to 2015!

Happy New Year one and all! Here at Stitely we are so looking forward to what this year has in store for us. Some vendors we’re looking forward to working with again in 2015 include: LK Events Clementine Custom Events Big City Bride Café Brauer Kenilworth Club Warwick Allerton Hotel Art Institute of Chicago …and…

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Music Monday: I Wish It Was Christmas Today

If you’ve watched any TV this holiday season, it’s likely you’ve come across Acura’s commercial featuring a familiar holiday tune – “I Wish It Was Christmas Today.” You’ll remember the original version from the maroon-clad foursome Horatio Sans, Jimmy Fallon, Chris Kattan & Tracy Morgan on Saturday Night Live in 2000. This hilarious song was…

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