Chicago Social Magazine

January 2006

CS Wedding Resource Guide, Modern Luxury


Chicago is home to deep-dish pizza, Buckingham fountain, the magic bean and some of the country's best bridal resources. Wedding planning can be overwhelming for even the most prepared bride, but we've given you a head start. The following are the best of the best of the city's bridal resources-everything from where to ferret out the perfect dress to where to find the best band to play your first dance. Sit back, pop some Champagne and toast to your future and Chicago's best.

German-trained executive chef Christopher Tong has donned chef hats at Riva, the Sutton Place Hotel and the Palmer House Hilton and has been named one of the top Chefs in Chicago. He specializes in contemporary continental and French cuisine. Menu highlights include crawfish and caviar in asparagus cream sauce and baked escargot in mushroom caps with garlic butter.