While you may be marrying your best friend, when you're engaged and planning a wedding, that slot is going to be filled by your wedding planner. Luckily, Chicago's top coordinators and event designers are not only talent but pretty cool as well. Definite BFF material.
Michelle Durpetti Events
We love how this event planner customizes services for each bride and groom. The endless amount of decisions can break the most seasoned Type As, so even if you're handling the task yourself, consider her option for month-of services a wedding gift to yourself. Plus, as managing partner at legendary steakhouse Gene & Georgetti and its new venue opening this summer, The Estate by Gene & Georgetti, her family has more than seven decades of hospitality and service expertise, which translates to her discerning clientele. Read real brides' reviews here!