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Ceremony Programs

Programs are a must have if you are inviting guests to your ceremony!  Attendees will want to follow along and truly embrace the significance of each moment of your nuptials.  In addition, programs allow you to include fun or meaningful details about members of the wedding party and special dedications to loved ones. Programs that match the look… Continue reading Ceremony Programs

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Romantic Headpieces

“Awaken your inner romantic. Sparkling with clear crystal sprigs and lustrous metal leaves, a beautiful frosted flower headpiece nestles into your hair on two combs. Pair it with a lace veil and floral accessories to complete your look.” ~ Bel Aire Call today for your appointment and experience the magic! Kathryn’s Bridal 3807 West Elm… Continue reading Romantic Headpieces

Sottero and Midgley · Wedding gowns

Dreamy Tulle

“Vintage-inspired beading and Swarovski crystals dance over the bodice of this tulle ballgown wedding dress, completing the illusion jewel over sweetheart neckline, illusion cap-sleeves, and illusion back with keyhole cutout. Finished with crystal buttons over zipper closure.” ~ Sottero and Midgley Call today for your appointment and experience the magic! Kathryn’s Bridal 3807 West Elm… Continue reading Dreamy Tulle

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A Swedish Bridal Crown

Every day at Kathryn’s Bridal is full of magic! During an alterations appointment today, we had the pleasure of seeing this exquisite Swarovski Crystal and pearl Swedish Vaxholm Crown set in gold! One of our beautiful brides carefully unwrapped this decades old headpiece and explained the sentimental significance of this treasured jewel.  It was hand crafted in the Vaxholm… Continue reading A Swedish Bridal Crown

Mother's Gowns

Mom Deserves a Gown!

In honor of Mother’s Day this coming weekend, we encourage brides to take their  mother shopping for a beautiful dress! At Kathryn’s Bridal, we specialize in exquisite gowns for Mothers of the wedding. Treat your Mom to an hour-long personal shopping experience of retail therapy in our luxurious boutique.  To keep our inventory of gowns in pristine condition, dresses are kept… Continue reading Mom Deserves a Gown!

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Elegant Calligraphy

When your guests receive your wedding invitation personally addressed in elegant lettering, they will be excited to open it.  This envelope contains something very important, the very first glimpse of your special day! Calligraphy is often defined as “the art of pen to paper” or “beautiful handwriting.” For anyone planning a wedding or social occasion, this centuries… Continue reading Elegant Calligraphy