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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… ...

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… ...

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… ...

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… ...

Wedding Trend Wednesday: Something Old, Something New…

Wedding days are exciting. They are days to look ahead at what is to come for the newly-married couple and mark the first day of the rest of their lives. While weddings are often future-oriented events, they are also times when families look back on where they came from. Many brides choose to celebrate their… ...

Music Monday: All About That Bass

One of our most requested songs for our bands during Chicago’s wedding season has been the catchy and controversial “All About That Bass” by Meghan Trainor. It’s definitely a fun tune! For a new twist on the song, take a listen to this awesome jazz cover by Postmodern Juke Box featuring Kate Davis on Upright… ...