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Like a principal dancer, personify grace and polish when you step up to the altar in showstopping style. 

Franca gown, $7,995, by Reem Acra at Dimitra’s Bridal Couture, 312.787.0920; Jacqueline De sandal, $1,095, at Christian Louboutin, 312.337.8200; South Sea cultured pearl drop ring, $14,200, by Assael at Neiman Marcus, 312.642.5900.

Silk mikado trumpet gown with sheer cutouts, $2,170, by Carolina Herrera at Ultimate Bride, 312.377.6300; platinum ring with diamonds and 11.87 carats of blue sapphires, $141,600, by Assael at Neiman Marcus, 312.642.5900; Kerry sandal, $975, at Jimmy Choo, 312.255.1170.

Felisa gown, $4,200, by Vera Wang Bride at Vera Wang, 312.379.5355; High Jewelry Collection ring featuring 5.17 carats of emerald-cut diamonds and 1.38 carats of diamonds set in 18K white gold, price upon request, by Chopard at Burdeen’s Jewelry, 847.459.8980.

Clockwise from bottom left: Lena gown, $3,300, by Elizabeth Fillmore at Belle Vie Bridal Couture, 312.751.2222; Kerry sandal, $975, at Jimmy Choo, 312.255.1170. One-button Fitzgerald tuxedo, $1,198, Butterfly self-tie bow tie, $60, and bib-front spread-collar tuxedo shirt, $135, all at Brooks Brothers, 312.263.0100; Vittorio flat, $995, at Christian Louboutin, 312.337.8200; black Burlap Rose pin, $38, at fleurdpins.com. Charcoal gray tuxedo, $800, by BLACK by Vera Wang at Men’s Wearhouse, 312.321.1903; Regent fit bib-fronted tuxedo shirt, $135, at Brooks Brothers, 312.263.0100; silver dot satin bow tie, $75, black leather dress shoes with suede detailing, $385, and black stone cuff links, $75, all at josephabboud.com; black leather Dahlia pin, $95, at fleurdpins.com. Nightingale gown, $7,000, by Claire Pettibone Couture Collection at Bella Bleu Bridal, 847.386.7406; Nearlynude strappy sandal, $398, at Stuart Weitzman, 312.649.0090. Juliet gown, $4,990, by Ines Di Santo at Ultimate Bride, 312.337.6300; Empira pump, $995, at Christian Louboutin, 312.337.8200. Fitzgerald dinner jacket, $898, Regent fit bib-fronted tuxedo shirt, $135, and plain-front tuxedo trousers, $300, all at Brooks Brothers, 312.263.0100; black velvet bow tie, $75, at josephabboud.com; Alpha Male chain flat, $995, at Christian Louboutin, 312.337.8200; white python mini Camellia pin, $200, at fleurdpins.com.

On left: Fitzgerald dinner jacket, $898, Regent fit bib-fronted tuxedo shirt, $135, and plain-front tuxedo trousers, $300, all at Brooks Brothers, 312.263.0100; black velvet bow tie, $75, at josephabboud.com; Alpha Male chain flat, $995, at Christian Louboutin, 312.337.8200; white python mini Camellia pin, $200, at fleurdpins.com. On right: Charcoal gray tuxedo, $800, by BLACK by Vera Wang at Men’s Wearhouse, 312.321.1903; Regent fit bib-fronted tuxedo shirt, $135, at Brooks Brothers, 312.263.0100; silver dot satin bow tie, $75, black leather dress shoes with suede detailing, $385, and black stone cuff links, $75, all at josephabboud.com; black leather Dahlia pin, $95, at fleurdpins.com.

Pearl strapless gown, $6,990, by Romona Keveza Collection Bridal at Dimitra’s Bridal Couture, 312.787.0920; Nearlynude strappy sandal, $398, at Stuart Weitzman, 312.649.0090. 

Nuria gown, price upon request, by Atelier Pronovias at Mira Couture, 312.255.1699, Dimitra’s Bridal Couture, 312.787.0920 and Omaima Couture, 847.696.7191; South Sea cultured button pearl earrings set with 52 diamonds, $10,000, by Assael at Neiman Marcus, 312.642.5900.

Rendezvous gown, $8,000, by Rivini by Rita Vinieris at Bella Bianca Bridal Couture, 312.787.2377; South Sea cultured button pearl drop earrings, $12,400, by Assael at Neiman Marcus, 312.642.5900; High Jewelry Collection diamond ring featuring a 3.02-carat emerald-cut diamond set in white gold, price upon request, by Chopard at Burdeen’s Jewelry, 847.459.8980.

On left: Fitzgerald dinner jacket, $898, Regent fit bib-fronted tuxedo shirt, $135, and plain-front tuxedo trousers, $300, all at Brooks Brothers, 312.915.0060; black velvet bow tie, $75, at josephabboud.com; Alpha Male chain flat, $995, at Christian Louboutin, 312.337.8200; white python mini Camellia pin, $200, at fleurdpins.com. On right: Ruby gown, $4,500, by Amsale at Dimitra’s Bridal Couture, 312.787.0920; earrings, $139, at thomassabo.com; round brilliant-cut 2.02-carat G color VS2 clarity diamond ring set in platinum with five rows of micro-pavé diamonds and 2.5 carats of diamonds in the setting, $35,000, by Douglas Elliott for Marisa Perry at marisaperry.com. 

Colette gown, $6,820, by Francesca Miranda at Dimitra’s Bridal Couture, 312.787.0920; High Jewelry Collection ring featuring 3.02 carats of emerald-cut diamonds set in 18K white gold, price upon request, by Chopard at Burdeen’s Jewelry, 847.459.8980. 

Velma gown and Helma caplet, both price upon request, by Watters at Lovely Bride, 312.285.2990, Simply Luxe Bridal Boutique, 224.241.8115 and White Dress Bridal Boutique, 414.897.7208; Romanza Carlotta ring with diamonds in 18K white gold, price upon request, at Buccellati, 312.600.9224; Adonis Rose pendant earrings, price upon request, at debeers.com. 

On left: Rose Bouquet embroidered tulle high-low gown with illusion bodice and back, $7,250, by Liancarlo at Ultimate Bride, 312.337.6300. On right: Allegra gown, $9,730, by Monique Lhuillier Bride at Ultimate Bride, 312.337.6300. 

Ivory silk jersey one-shoulder gown with cape and cutout side, $3,995, by Naeem Khan at Belle Vie Bridal Couture, 312.751.2222 

Dominique gown, $8,970, by Alon Livné White at Bella Bianca Bridal Couture, 312.787.2377; platinum band with bezel-set marquise diamonds, round brilliant-cut pavé diamonds and a claw-set center solitaire diamond ring, price upon request, at debeers.com.
 

Hair by Johnny Lavoy using Kérastase Nutritive Magistral

Makeup by Kim Weber using DiorAddict

Models: Anna Rose and Astrid Ronnborn with Supreme Model Management; Charlotte Joubert and Lyoka Tyagnereva with Women/360; Marianne Garces with Next Models; Tiri K., Andre Watson, Jino Chun and Todd Litzinger with Q Management

Dancers: Alessandra Carrera Di Sandro, Barbara Tosto, Giulia Morgando, Sofija Singer and Ylenia Finotti

Photo Assistant: Erika Hokanson | Fashion Assistant: Helena Kontos | Styling Assistant: Anya Turcheck | Hair Assistants: Dominick Median and Jasmine Gibbs | Makeup Assistant: Maggie Mondanile