Dear Emily serves the North Shore & Chicago Metro
area with a fabulous selection of invitations,
stationery, announcements & more.
press and testimonials
Michigan Avenue MagazineChicago Sun Times

In addition to being a columnist for Beautiful Brides magazine, Melissa Mizel has been cited as an expert by the Chicago Tribune, Chicago magazine, Chicago Wedding Style, Chicago Jewish News, Michigan Avenue magazine, the Pioneer Press and The Record (NJ). She has also made guest appearances on radio and television. Melissa has been featured in the Chicago Tribune, the Tennessean, the (New Orleans) Times-Picayune and the Watertown (NY) Daily Times.

"“The invitations were so beautiful and in such good taste. You nailed it!"Michelle W., Mother of the Bar Mitzvah

"The invitations looked so good that some of our guests even got them framed!"Emily L., Bride

"We couldn’t have done it without you! Thank you for your advice, ideas, handholding and great smile.Carol H., Mother of the Bride

Thanks for doing such a great job with the invitations, Melissa!Heather M., Mother of the Bat Mitzvah

"We want to thank you for our beautiful invitations.  They are so unique.  We couldn’t imagine being any happier.  Thank you very much for helping us choose a design that was perfect for what we needed. OJ and Bianca, Groom and Bride

"Paul and I were so pleased with our wedding invitations and wanted to thank you for your help in making them so great . . . Your attention to detail was notable.Allison L., Bride

"I loved the invitations. Thanks for helping with the choice of invitations, wording, ink color, etc. I think there is a casual elegance about them that sets the right tone.Gloria S., Bride

"You're half etiquette expert, half shrink."Jennifer G., Bride

"I have received more compliments on everything we worked on - the invitations, placecards, church service program and now stationery... Thank you for your patience, professionalism, guidance and understanding throughout this process. I enjoyed working with you and love my new stationery."Robin L-K, Bride

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