Modern Trousseau

Real Bride: Lauren W.

Real Bride: Lauren W.

We are so excited to share Lauren and Bryant’s gorgeous spring wedding. A classic and formal wedding that took place at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, their whole wedding day was bright, elegant and happy. Lauren had a very customized and dramatic bridal look complete with a sheer, tulle overskirt with a train fit for…

Real Bride: Kelcie K.

Real Bride: Kelcie K.

We are so honored to share Kelcie and Ian’s elegant Kansas City wedding. These beautiful photos by The Grays Photography perfectly captured the essence of their timeless and romantic wedding day. Working with Kelcie was truly one of those dream experiences as a boutique bridal salon. After her first appointment here and following a few…

Real Bride: Caroline G.

Real Bride: Caroline G.

From the bride: Ever since I was a little girl, I wanted my wedding to be at Saddle & Sirloin. I grew up riding there, spending countless hours in the saddle and exploring the beautiful property tucked away in Kansas City. Horses are a big part of both Matt and I’s lives, and they even…

Real Bride: Kyndahl B.

Real Bride: Kyndahl B.

                                          From the Bride: How they Met: Our story began in April of 2011 at Relay for Life in Springfield, Missouri. We were both part of Greek organizations that were volunteering at the event that…

Real Bride: Elizabeth D.

Real Bride: Elizabeth D.

                                From the Bride: The Proposal: Alex and I have a modern love story – we met online!  I had to wade through a lot of…. Interesting guys before I met Alex. Alex actually proposed during a concert at Knuckleheads.…

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…

Real Bride: Maggie E.

Real Bride: Maggie E.

              From the Bride: How they Met: Brian and I met through mutual friends at one of our favorite hole-in- the-wall bars in Columbia, Snappers. Brian told me later on in our relationship that he knew he loved me when I walked through the doors. The Proposal: One of…

Real Bride: Grace A.

Real Bride: Grace A.

                                        From the Bride: How they Met: On a Friday night in February of 2012, Colin and I met at TJ’s Over the Edge, a bar in Blue Springs that has since closed. I went to…

Finding the Perfect Jewel Ball Dress

Finding the Perfect Jewel Ball Dress

Congratulations to all the girls recently invited to Jewel Ball 2018! We can’t wait to help girls find the perfect debutante dress for this important and glamorous event. We have plenty of gorgeous new dresses ready for girls to come try them on! Plus, we’re offering a free custom dress label with every purchase! So,…

Winter Trends: Gowns with Sleeves

Winter Trends: Gowns with Sleeves

Fall weddings are going to be turning into winter weddings soon! One of our favorite Winter Wedding trends right now is wedding gowns with sleeves! Not only is it perfect for a little extra warmth, it’s also a gorgeous style addition that looks great with multiple silhouettes of dress.  Check out some of the favorites…