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Dress of the Week – Gilda

Dress of the Week – Gilda

The DOTW is Amy Kuschel’s “Gilda” which is a dramatic and sophisticated gown featuring an alluring sweetheart neckline with a carefully pleated trumpet silhouette. The ruching is draped to hug your figure in light taffeta and is very flattering and feminine. The back of this dress also incorporates an off-centered faux-bow. To polish off the look we…

Real Bride: Jeanette

Real Bride: Jeanette

I love these photos that Allison Marie Photography shared with us from our Sweet Jeanette’s wedding day. The photos taken throughout the day capture how truly tickled Jeanette is to be getting married and how happy she is just in general. The wedding took place at the Boulevard Brewery and Jeanette was stunning wearing her…

Dress of the Week – BLISS by Monique Lhuillier

Dress of the Week – BLISS by Monique Lhuillier

Our DOTW is this stunning gown by BLISS by Monique Lhuillier– Style 12-06. Silk organza is softly pleated to the waist of the A-line gown. Large swirls of organza layered with tulle create rosettes across the skirt that are feminine and remind us of Monique Lhuillier. We cinched the waist with a narrow belt by Jennifer Behr…

Pretty Maids All in a Row

Pretty Maids All in a Row

Look at this LOVELY bridal party we had the joy of working with. The 13 bridesmaids were allowed to choose their own style of dress by the designer Lynn Lugo while the bride picked out the hue each girl would wear (1 of 4 of these gorgeous jewel tones.) Mix and match is a fun…

Dress of the Week- Natalia

Dress of the Week- Natalia

Our dress of the week is TULLE New York’s “Natalia.” We have expressed our joy over this growing collection and Natalia is just what we imagined with flowing silk organza on a slightly fitted silhouette. Gorgeous chiffon and lace detail accents the bust with a pair of blush flowers and a V-neckline. Vertical chiffon ruffles…

Real Bride: Elizabeth

Real Bride: Elizabeth

It’s been awhile since we have done a Real Bride Post, but when I saw these photos today I knew I needed to share them. Elizabeth first came into Altar last November. She immediately fell in love with Modern Trousseau’s lace gowns (who could blame her) and ended up wearing their Jessica gown and pairing it…

Intern Love

Intern Love

Oh how we love our sweet intern Allyson.  Unfortunately, Saturday was her last day and we miss her already.  Boohoo.  Allyson came to us from Oklahoma State University where she is going to be entering her Senior year and soon graduating with a degree in Apparel Merchandising with a Minor in Apperal Design.  If you have driven by…

Sample Sale Madness!

Sample Sale Madness!

Here at Altar Bridal we are preparing for our biggest sample sale yet!  What does this mean for you?  Amazing bridal gowns (among other things) at low prices will be available to purchase one day only, Saturday, July 14th.   Don’t know what a sample sale is?  Well, here is a little crash course. Stores…

Dress of the Week- BLISS by Monique Lhuillier

Dress of the Week- BLISS by Monique Lhuillier

Our new dress of the week is from the Bliss by Monique Lhuillier collection (Style No. BL1221).  This dress’ best feature is its beautiful scattered embellished lace.   Monique Lhuillier has created a stunning neckline with a sweetheart top, thick cap sleeve straps and a deep back.  A champagne colored cummerbund helps accentuate the waist, while…

Dress of the Week – Lucy

Dress of the Week – Lucy

Meet Lucy, our new dress of the week from the Tulle New York collection!  This fit-to-flare dress has a sweetheart neckline and a flower embellishment on the hip.  The ruched bodice helps hide those problem areas and keeps one looking thin!  The fabric is anything but traditional with small dots covering the entire dress.  Lucy is…