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Dreaming of Spring

As I am thinking about all things new, including our brand new location, I can’t help but think of all of the wondeful new flowers waiting to bloom this spring. The endless choices of colors and styles are breathtaking, but may also present a difficult process for a bride and groom planning their wedding. How on earth can we make this process easier, you ask? The Knot has a very interesting chart detailing the meaning behind each flower. Brides try to incorporate sentimental and meaningful aspects throughout their special day, and now they can do that through their flowers. Perhaps the Iris would be a good choice for ceremony flowers with the meaning of “A message of faith, wisdom.” Tulips would add just the right attitude to a reception, meaning “love, passion.”

Here’s a tip:

Taking this a bit further, these could easily be turned into wedding favors for guests. Show your guests how much you love them by placing a tulip in a mini vase at each place setting. You can even attach a little message about the flower’s meaning.

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We’re Moving!

Our moving date is Sept. 19th.  We will be closed that day and will reopen at 10 am on Tuesday, Sept. 20th Our new locations is: 1024 W. 103rd St., Kansas City, MO 64114 Next to Price Chopper on 103rd … Continue reading

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Do some reconnaissance:

It is okay to try on some wedding gowns alone so you get a picture of what you are interested in.  You don’t have to decide on your gown all by yourself, just narrow down a selection of favorites before you … Continue reading

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Be in a positive state of mind and body:

It is hard to focus your attention when you are upset or hungry.  Have a snack before you arrive to your appointment so you aren’t thinking “can I take this thing off so I can go eat.”  If you have … Continue reading

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Have a budget in mind

Know how much you are willing to spend on your wedding gown.  Your bridal consultant should be able to keep you close to your budget. Don’t forget about shipping, tax, alterations, extra charges for changes and special add-ons.  It might … Continue reading

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What are you interested in?

Have a little bit of an idea of what you are looking for.  Chances are you have already done a Google search and kind of know what you are leaning toward.  Create a “Bridal Bible” for all the images and … Continue reading

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Set an Appointment

To expect the best service possible ALWAYS make an appointment to try on wedding gowns.  In some bridal shops you MUST make an appointment.  This assures that you have your bridal consultant to yourself and an uninterrupted allotment of time.  … Continue reading

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Easing the stress of bridal gown shopping

Start early! Nothing is worse than finding the dream dress and hearing that you can’t get it in time for your wedding.  Be aware that most bridal shops do not keep a stock of dresses in the back for you … Continue reading

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Kitty Chen Gowns are HERE!!

We are excited to now carry Kitty Chen bridal gowns!!   

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Maggie Sottero Trunk Show!

On January 14th and 15th we are having a Maggie Sottero Trunk Show where all Maggie Sottero gowns are 10% off!  We are only allowed to offer this 10% off twice a year so make sure to take advantage of … Continue reading

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