Recycling Your Alterations

Photo courtesy of Art Photography by Valerie.

Photo courtesy of Cavanaugh Photography.

You recently bought your wedding dress, yet it still needs to be altered. You just spent a lot of money on that gorgeous dress, and, understandably, you don’t want to throw away the pieces they cut off. So now you’re wondering, what exactly can I do with the extra pieces to my dress? We’ve found some interesting ideas to turn that piece of fabric into a wonderful keepsake.

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July 2014 Cocktails & Veils Show at Landerhaven


What do you get when you combine one seriously gorgeous venue, hundreds of brides and some of the best wedding vendors Northeast Ohio has to offer. Well, that would be our July bridal show at Landerhaven, of course!

From start to finish, yesterday’s bridal show was an amazing experience! The drinks were flowing, everyone was in high spirits and there was lots of stunning wedding goodness all around. But don’t just take our word for it: View the lovely photos for yourself!

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Non-Strapless Gowns Solidify a Place in Brides’ Hearts

Allure Bridals

Move over strapless; there’s a new gown in town.
She’s bold, but conservative. And she’s definitely oh-so-chic.

Allure Bridals

It may be a blip on the radar or a trend-in-the-making. Whichever the case, bridal shop stylists are hearing more and more brides say, “I’ll have sleeves with that, please.” And whether it’s straps, sleeves or just a simple shrug, bridal designers are finding more and more ways to give these modern modest brides what they want.

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Real Bride Blogger #3 — Selecting THE dress!