Blogs 2017-10-09T18:51:54+00:00

Designer Series: Behind the Scenes at Malis Henderson

  It's no secret. When a bride tells us she doesn't want a veil, we get a little sad. We know they aren't for everyone! But one reason we LOVE Malis Henderson is because not only do they design veils, but also the most beautiful hair pins, crowns, halos and headbands. We love a little something on a bride's head, just to say "hey everyone, look at how pretty I am!" Elen Henderson, the boss lady at Malis Henderson, is phenomenal. She is so [...]

Designer Series: Behind the Scenes at Watters

We are pumped to share with y'all our new Designer Series where we will feature a behind the scenes look at some of our designers! Visiting showrooms brings out the little girls in us and we have to pinch ourselves to keep from going gaga over every little detail! We hope this is half as fun for you as it is for us!   We had the opportunity to travel to the Watters headquarters for Market this year- and it was awesome! Watters is [...]

Boho Chic Wedding Styled Shoot

Usually when we do a styled shoot, we have one bride and maybe couple of bridesmaids. When our friends at Spago and Soli Photography approached us about doing a Boho Chic Wedding styled shoot with 5 brides, we thought they might be crazy! But hey, we are a little crazy ourselves, so we jumped right in... It was a hot summer day here in Chattanooga, and trekking through the Tennessee Riverpark was not our ideal way to spend the afternoon, but the light and [...]

Getting Ready for Our SAMPLE SALE!!

It's that time of year again babes- time for our second annual Sample Sale! In order to make room for all the gorgeousness we are ordering for next season, we need to find homes for some of our gowns. This is a golden opportunity for you! To get you ready, we put together a few tips on how to make the most of our Sample Sale, happening September 5th - 9th, 2017. At our sample sale, discounted gowns and accessories can be up to [...]

Dressing a Queen for the Chattanooga Cotton Ball

We were so incredibly honored to dress the Queen this year for the annual Chattanooga Cotton Ball. The Queen, Virginia, is one of the sweetest Belles we've ever had, and it was a thrill for us to work with her on this project. Not only did she get her gown with us, a gorgeous Watters Bridal Gown named Marion, but we also had the pleasure of helping to design and build her an entirely new train. We have worked with the Chattanooga Cotton Ball [...]

What to Expect at Your Bridal Appointment

Shopping for a wedding dress should be fun and exciting! That said, so many brides aren't sure what to expect when they come to their first bridal appointment. There's only one of each dress? You're in the room with me? Can I bring everyone I know??  So to help with those questions,  here's the low-down on what you can expect from your first bridal appointment and how to best prepare for a fun day! Do a little homework OK, this is not as hard [...]

Martina Liana Tester Show June 10th!

We are SO EXCITED to announce that we will be having a Martina Liana Tester Show this June (June 10th to be exact)! Martina Liana was kind enough to choose us for this exclusive show two years ago and we are super honored to host one again. So what's a TESTER show?? A Tester show, my dear, is an exclusive look at a designers gowns that have never been seen by the public. In fact, these are the gowns they are working on for [...]

Whimsical Two Piece Wedding Dress Styled Shoot

We had the privilege of working with some amazing vendors on a styled shoot, and the results are nothing short of amazing! Just goes to show that when you put talented people together and ask them to do what comes naturally, great things happen! We hiked down Cloudland Canyon in Rising Fawn, Georgia to find this gorgeous little water fall. The other hikers were not real sure about what a bunch of women carrying makeup, garment and camera bags were doing in their inner [...]