If your heart is set on an out-of-the-ordinary or one-of-a-kind wedding dress reflecting your personal taste, finding the right gown won't be as easy as popping into a few bridal boutiques. But for those willing to stick to their guns, the results could be much more satisfying. Independent designers are often willing to work with brides-to-be to bring their visions to life. One such designer is Bryan K. Osburn. His dramatic use of texture and ornamentation has given him fans across the country, and especially in his hometown of Chicago. Here is a look at just a few of his recent creations:
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