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Natural and Light Inspiration Shoot at The Delaware!

Natural and Light Inspiration Shoot at The Delaware!

We just love when inspiration naturally falls into place to create something unique and beautiful! This shoot did just that! It started with the lovely space at The Delaware, filled with natural light and industrial style. Next, gorgeous florals with pops of purple add a romantic touch. Cake, drinks, and some amazing table settings set…

Strut for Pups- Fashion and Furry friends Galore!

Strut for Pups- Fashion and Furry friends Galore!

Here at Altar bridal, we love our furry friends! (We love them so much in-fact that we are going to show them off in this post) So why wouldn’t we help support our local pups by partnering with Wayside Waifs and our sister vendors in the KCMO area for a charity “Strut for Pups” bridal…

Brooke’s Styling Session: The Blushing Bride

Brooke’s Styling Session: The Blushing Bride

Hi! I’m Brooke, the summer intern here at Altar bridal! I’m a fashion and merchandising major going in to my Junior year. When you work with so many beautiful dresses and accessories you can’t help but want to style them and show them off, so why not have styling sessions to feature our favorite gowns…

Friday Introductions: Meet the Altar Bridal Team!

Friday Introductions: Meet the Altar Bridal Team!

We spend a lot of time meeting brides in this business! So, this week we figured we’d turn it around and introduce ourselves first! Dede, Owner: Hello! And first off, thanks for reading our blog! My journey to opening a bridal shop is pretty long, so I’ll simply sum it up like this: I’m a…

How to Know When You’ve Found “The Dress”

How to Know When You’ve Found “The Dress”

There’s nothing quite like the feeling of a bride falling in love with her gown. It’s one of those sweet and loving moments that keeps us doing this every single day! We’ve come to realize that no two brides are alike when it comes to “finding the one,” but there are often some similar patterns…

Understanding Wedding Gown Colors

Understanding Wedding Gown Colors

If you’re the average bride, you probably walk into your first appointment thinking you’re about to try on white dresses. We get lots of brides who are surprised by the plethora of color options available to them while still remaining traditional! We’ve summed up what you can expect when it comes to understanding wedding gown…

What to Expect at a Sample Sale

What to Expect at a Sample Sale

With all this talk of the royal wedding, we are all abuzz with ideas about Megan Markle’s gown! One thing we know for sure, though, is that you shouldn’t have to have a royal wedding to get the dress of your dreams! A sample sale is a sure way to score a beautiful designer gown…

Thursday Therapy Kentucky Derby Themed Shoot

Thursday Therapy Kentucky Derby Themed Shoot

We love getting to participate in unique themed photo shoots! This one was particularly fun- a Kentucky Derby themed shoot at the Weston Timber Barn! Check out this lovely session filled with our favorite brocade gown, classic decor, and a guest appearance by a horse!                    …

Desert Palms Boho Inspiration Shoot

Desert Palms Boho Inspiration Shoot

Not too long ago, we went to the Berg Event Space for a lovely Desert Palms Boho styled photo shoot! This gorgeous session featured palm branches and protea, a super unique ceremony backdrop, and of course, a stunning dress from Tara Lauren! Look through the details of this shoot below!          …

Classic Kansas City Wedding Photo Locations

Classic Kansas City Wedding Photo Locations

We absolutely love how many great spots Kansas City has for wedding photos! From gorgeous historical buildings, to sweeping views of the Kansas City Skyline; there’s something for everyone! Here’s a few of our favorites Kansas City wedding photo locations, shared with us by our wonderful brides!                …