altar crushes

Dress of the Week- Pearl

Dress of the Week- Pearl

Meet Pearl. She is new to Altar Bridal and we love the unique Heirloom English Rose lace that Amy Kuschel uses. Her scalloped lace edge defines the dramatic neckline and keyhole back. The flattering trumpet silhouette is emphasized by soft gathers that start at the side and flow into the train. A champagne colored ribbon sash…

Off to Market

Off to Market

Back from market only a couple weeks and we are still excited about what we saw on the runways in New York City at bridal market. From lightweight ruched gowns made of soft mesh to geometric laces and bare-all backs. Check out a few of our favorite trends from Modern Trousseau, Ivy & Aster, and…

TULLE

TULLE

Summer is quickly approaching which means we are getting ready to marry off some lovely Altar Brides from the last year. This also means we are getting to meet some fresh faces who are just starting their search for the perfect wedding- the perect venue, the right photographer, and of course THE DRESS to go…

We can’t get enough of…

We can’t get enough of…

Lately we can’t get enough of stylized photo shoots- and we mean truly thought out and unique shoots. Whether it is planning our own or collaborating with the creative stylings of one of Kansas City’s finest photographers- we just love looking at beautiful wedding gowns in stunning settings. Below are a few shots from an…

Real Altar Brides: Briana

Real Altar Brides: Briana

Being  a bride can be difficult if you have a specific dress in mind. You can find yourself going from store to store looking for the dress and be told that it isn’t available, or that you really don’t want that style of dress anyway. That is so unfair! Coming into Altar is different, because…

Meadowbelle Market

Meadowbelle Market

We met with Erin and Aundrea yesterday to view their wedding jewelry and accessory collection Meadowbelle Market. They are both so sweet and their collection is perfectly fanciful. Vintage inspired finds are paired with classic looks to create a special feel for the bride and her party. A few of our faves are the gold filigree earrings, pearl clusters…

A Little Bit of Magic

A Little Bit of Magic

Those of you who know us are aware of our LOVE  for Carol Hannah and her collection. Our first Real Bride order came in today which gave us yet another reason to crush on our Southern sweetheart.  As we opened up the package, excited for our Bride, we found a special treat- Carol Hannah personalized…

Sweet Sara

Sweet Sara

Ooooo, our first Altar crush!  What’s an Altar crush?  Well, we like to think of it as a love of the week, maybe the day, or even the hour.  Something or someone that brightens our day, peaks our interest, or just plain knocks our socks off!  And with that, I’d like to introduce you to…