, Inc. is a boutique wedding planning & design firm created by Lisa Gia Bascomb in 1998. As one of Chicago's most sought after event consultants, Parties Etc. coordinates weddings, company events and private parties throughout the area and nationwide. Although many of our events are based in the Chicago area, we have planned weddings in New York City, Carmel, California and Newport, Rhode Island - to name a few.

We offer stylish creative services for your wedding or event. Our attention to detail, sense of style, flexibility, warmth and strong relationships with respectful vendors are what makes us successful. We are truly fortunate because we LOVE what we do. As a client you will be able to see this as we make every moment of planning your wedding effortless and fun...from our first initial meeting to your wedding day. We pride ourselves in getting to know our clients, as well as their family and creating a unique wedding that is reflective of your personality, style and taste. Our gracious and knowledgeable team of associates will go above and beyond to provide our clients with excellent service and a seamlessly produced event.

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