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Ivy & Aster Trunk Show

Ivy & Aster Trunk Show

The Ivy & Aster Trunk Show is at Altar this weekend! The gowns arrived yesterday and this fantastic event continues through Sunday, March 16th. These lovely frocks are the perfect amount of playful and whimsical. Ivy & Aster embodies everything happy about a brides wedding day. They make their gowns with stunning appliques and embroidered elements. They…

Augusta Jones Trunk Show

Augusta Jones Trunk Show

If you just can’t get enough of lace bridal gowns, then Augusta Jones is your designer. All of these gowns are beautifully tailored with clean lines and stunning details. Augusta Jones is nothing less than well made. As a bride you can expect delicate embroidery and beadwork with nearly every gown. Each and every gown…

Sarah Seven Trunk Show

Sarah Seven Trunk Show

The Sarah Seven Trunk Show will be here starting Friday, February 21st through Sunday, February 23rd. We are thrilled to have her amazing gowns in the store. For brides that have an eye for bohemian style and love unique gowns this is the designer for you. Sarah Seven’s gowns are carefully draped in their California…

Blushing on Valentine’s Day

Blushing on Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is here and we just love all the pinks and reds surrounding this lovely holiday. Currently on trend in bridal is a subtle blush color gown as well as rose gold accents. We love how these colors are being highlighted in bridal right now and think they are so sweet! Here are a…

Sarah Janks Trunk Show

Sarah Janks Trunk Show

The Sarah Janks Trunk Show will be at Altar Bridal this weekend. This talented designer is known for her 1920’s style gowns- think actress/singer Marlene Dietrich- that are elegant and oh-so glamorous! She is a genius at draping a gown to perfection; the fit and style of her gowns are stunning. Sarah Janks uses silk, tulle,…

Sara Gabriel and Lula Kate Trunk Show

Sara Gabriel and Lula Kate Trunk Show

We are excited to have two amazing designers in store this weekend! We are hosting trunk shows with both Sara Gabriel and Lula Kate this weekend Friday, January 31st thru Sunday, February 2nd. Sara Gabriel is a lovely accessory designer that does everything from traditional veils, fascinators, sashes, and jewelry. Lula Kate is a a…

Coming Soon… Gorgeous Gowns from NYC Bridal Market

Coming Soon… Gorgeous Gowns from NYC Bridal Market

For those who have been following us, you probably saw some of our sneak peaks and photos we shared while we were in NYC at Bridal Market. Now we’re back in the four walls of Altar Bridal day dreaming of all the beautiful things coming our way. We were so excited to see so many…

Vendor Highlights: MICHAEL LAUREN WEDDINGS

Vendor Highlights: MICHAEL LAUREN WEDDINGS

We had the pleasure of having Michael of Michael Lauren Weddings  DJ the Therapy Thursday that we hosted a couple weeks ago! We wanted to get to know him a little better, so we sent him our vendor highlights questionnaire! Thanks, Michael, for sharing a little about yourself. How did you get into the wedding entertainment…

Food Drive for a Dress!

Food Drive for a Dress!

The temperature is dropping and the leaves are falling! That means our 3rd annual Food Drive for a Dress is right around the corner. If you haven’t heard of this opportunity, we started this promotion as a way to give back to the community and help a bride buy the dress of her dreams! Hears…

Real Bride Maggie

Real Bride Maggie

Here is our cute as can be Real Bride, Maggie! Maggie and hubby Brady got married in Maggie’s hometown of Independence, KS. From their sweet Bed & Breakfast venue and precious, fun loving photos everything about this wedding makes our hearts absolutely melt! We have to give props to their amazing photographer Nick Allen for capturing these moments, he truly captured the…