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Lookbook Love: Local Bridal Couture Just In Time For Wedding Season

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    We're no strangers to Veronica Sheaffer's bridal gowns. In fact, we've been looking forward to seeing this lookbook for like, ever. The Chicago designer just released her collection of fall '12 wedding gowns and accessories, just in time for our city's busiest season for getting hitched. In the slideshow that awaits, you'll see an inspired collection of full, bohemian silhouettes with delicate, feminine details (velvet leaves!). The designer's aesthetic always impresses with a harmonious mix of old with new, and her most recent offerings are no exception. Anyone who loves the look of vintage wedding gowns but wants her dress to be her "something new" should contact Veronica Sheaffer immediately. All gowns are available for purchase directly from the designer. We do, you do, I do.

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