The pop up event will allow brides and grooms to browse swatches and try on a variety of wedding dresses and groomsmen outfits, as well as seek advice from trained stylists on how to create the perfect wedding ensemble.
Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 16, 2015
Combatant Gentlemen (http://www.combatgent.com), the online retailer that has disrupted the menswear industry with its innovative “sheep-to-closet” supply chain, has partnered with Weddington Way (http://www.weddingtonway.com), the leading collaborative commerce destination for millennial brides, to host a brides & grooms pop up event at Block Thirty Seven mall in Chicago, IL. The single day event takes place on Saturday June 13 from 10am – 7pm CT, and is part of Weddington Way’s LovePopShop retail experience, which will be running until June 20th.
“Lots of couples turn to us for their groomsmen’s outfits because our prices are so competitive with rentals,” explains Vishaal Melwani, CEO and Creative Director of Combatant Gentlemen. “Working with Weddington Way is a natural fit for us because they’ve done such a great job disruptive the bridal fashion industry and becoming an invaluable resources for brides-to-be.”
The pop up event will allow brides and grooms to browse swatches and try on a variety of wedding dresses and groomsmen outfits, as well as seek advice from trained stylists on how to create the perfect wedding ensemble. Couples can book a showroom appointment through the Weddington Way website, though walk-ins are also accepted.
Weddington Way LovePopShop
108 North State Street
Chicago, IL 60601
May 29 – June 20th
10am – 8pm CT
About Combatant Gentlemen: Founded in 2012 by a third-generation tailor, Combatant Gentlemen is the world’s first “sheep-to-closet” online menswear company, offering premium yet affordable men’s essentials such as suits, shirts, outerwear, denim and chinos. Unlike other retailers that outsource their production and rely on middlemen, Combatant Gentlemen designs its clothing in-house, owns it own factories, plants its own cotton, and even raises its own sheep. By controlling the product from design to delivery, Combatant Gentlemen forgoes traditional designer markups and offers outstanding quality at fair prices. Combatant Gentlemen was named one of “America’s Most Promising Companies” by Forbes, and has attracted investment from industry heavyweights including Tony Hsieh (CEO of Zappos), Brian Spaly (CEO of Trunk Club), and Enrico Beltramini (Managing Director of the Fashion Tech Accelerator and former Gucci executive).
To learn more about Combatant Gentlemen, visit http://www.combatgent.com.
About Weddington Way: Based in San Francisco, CA, Weddington Way (http://www.weddingtonway.com) is a collaborative shopping experience for wedding parties and the fastest growing e-commerce business in the $100 billion wedding industry. At Weddington Way, bridal parties can browse the largest assortment of bridal party fashion available online and share and discuss products in a virtual showroom. By offering a collaborative experience, personalization, and its namesake line of ready-to-wear dresses, Weddington Way is differentiated from anything else that exists in wedding, e-commerce, or retail.