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80 Year Old Vintage Lace

Working a in bridal boutique is truly a magical experience! Dreams really do come true here and often times it’s attributed to the delicate artistry of our gifted professional seamstresses. Our dedicated alterations experts spend countless hours perfecting their craft to delight our brides. Recently, one of our beautiful brides mentioned to Laura (our seamstress extraordinaire) that she’d… Continue reading 80 Year Old Vintage Lace

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*Tying the Knot with Tradition*

“We have the privilege of helping brides celebrate finding the dress of their dreams!” shares Kathryn Trocki, Owner of Kathryn’s Bridal. “This celebration is not only for the bride, but for the many women in her family who nurtured and guided her to this moment. Recognizing the significance of being a part of this precious… Continue reading *Tying the Knot with Tradition*

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The Making of a Dream Dress!

Kathryn’s Bridal had the pleasure of meeting Bride to Be Sarah when her search for the perfect wedding gown began.  Sarah was accompanied to her initial appointment by all the special ladies in her life.  Trying on dresses was a fun celebration and everyone excitedly cheered Sarah on as she enthusiastically said YES to her… Continue reading The Making of a Dream Dress!

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Tears of Joy

Each and every day I am in awe of the artistry created by our professional seamstresses! They are able to make the dreams of every bride an actual reality through their creativity and proficiency. Our seamstresses find joy in making Kathryn’s Bridal a magical place of beauty! Recently, I found Laura (our seamstress extraordinaire) delighting a bride with this… Continue reading Tears of Joy

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Seamstress Extraordinaire!

Every single day I am amazed at the stunning and original work of our professional seamstresses. Within the walls of Kathryn’s Bridal I find a magical place of beauty! Today, I came across this delicate, hand-sewn garter made out of remnants from the bride’s wedding gown. Then, Laura (our seamstress extraordinaire) added a clever little embroidery work to the… Continue reading Seamstress Extraordinaire!

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Custom Lengths of Gowns

You just found your perfect Wedding Gown! It makes you look amazing and you especially love the gorgeous detailed lace edging at the hemline . The bridal salon is now recommending you consider adding the “Hollow to Hem” custom length option to your order. “Each wedding gown has its very own individual shape,” says Kathryn Trocki,… Continue reading Custom Lengths of Gowns

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Corset Lacing Instructions for our Brides!

Kathryn’s Bridal is fortunate to have the finest, experienced seamstresses to service our clientele. Our seamstresses are professionally trained and able to expertly alter the exquisite gowns of the designers we carry. The result is a dress that enhances you and feels wonderful! An article detailing “How to Lace a Corset” was featured September 10,… Continue reading Corset Lacing Instructions for our Brides!