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25: Uncommon Closet: Korri Burton is Your Queer, Kink Friendly Chicago Tailor

Korri Burton of Uncommon Closet in Chicago tells us all about creating and tailoring clothing for the queer community, particularly folks whose gender identity falls outside the binary. It’s 2021 and we absolutely do not have our shit together, as usual. But hey, at least the Trumpster Fire isn’t in charge of our country anymore. …

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22: Queer Wedding Planning | Dee and Carly’s Chicago Wedding at the Shapiro Ballroom (Part 1)

This super gay wedding features a non-binary wedding party and roller derby girls skating up the aisle. And it was basically planned in a handful of text messages. Plus, ways to get even gayer this year. How Gay Are You Today? On a scale of 1 to 10. We’re really asking, but unfortunately we can’t …

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21: The I Do Company | Your One-Stop Shop for LGBTQ-Friendly Chicago Weddings

We’re talking with Dee McCord of The I Do Company about drag queens at your reception, non-binary bathroom signs and honorifics, and what straight wedding vendors need to do before they even think about taking on queer clients. Plus, some Greek etymology, the wine bra, and random word association. What’s New With the Super Gay …

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20: Annie & Becky’s Defiance, Missouri Winery Wedding

This week, Annie and Becky tell us about their Missouri winery wedding in 2013 – way back before it was even legal in the Show Me State. Five years later, they’re still laughing about their very casual, spur-of-the-moment proposal and they’d do their simple, friend-powered lesbian wedding all over again if they could. (Except for …

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19: Ainsley Blattel from Modern Rebel & Co.| Non-Binary Wedding Planner

We’re talking with Ainsley Blattel, non-binary wedding planner at Modern Rebel & Co., about gender norms, sacrificing a bit of ourselves when we can’t be out at work, and what LGBTQ+ couples really need: to be seen and celebrated. Plus, our condolences to straight women for what the patriarchy is putting you through. In Which …

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18: Equally Wed | The Best LGBTQ+ Wedding Resource on the Internet

We’re back! In our first episode of season two, we’re introducing y’all to one of the oldest and best LGBTQ+ wedding resources on the internet: EquallyWed.com. Founders Kirsten and Maria Palladino tell us how they got started, what they do, and why it matters. Plus, 5 ways to get gayer in 2019! We’re Here, We’re …

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17: Chicago Wedding Planner Heather Vickery | Greatest Expectations

We’re joined this week by Heather Vickery – Wedding Planner, Business Coach, and host of The Brave Files podcast about her life and work with LGBTQ+ couples. The Most Exciting Gay Thing That Happened This Week Ok, well, not this week anymore, because we recorded this episode a little while ago. But anyway – two contestants on …

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16: How to Choose the Best Wedding Photographer with Amanda Summerlin Photography

Amanda tells us everything there is to know about selecting a wedding photographer and answers all the questions you didn’t know you should be asking. Amanda details the horrors of life without Wi-Fi. It was so terrible that she had to read a book instead of watching Netflix and that book convinced her to quit …

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