When one door closes, ours is open

When wedding industry giant Alfred Angelo Bridal closed its doors last week leaving brides in a panic, Grace Style & Bridal in Gilbert set into action to help our customers and any other brides and bridesmaids out there who are waiting for dresses that will never arrive.

When a bride sets out to plan her wedding with 9-12 months in advance of her big day, she usually feels confident that she’s got plenty of time to get through everything on her list of  “things to do.” Her checklist might include tasks like – order cake, book venue, interview DJ’s, and find party favors.  The last thing on her mind would be  “having a panic attack,” because the company she bought her wedding dress from went bankrupt!  If you’ve ever been a bride, or in the wedding industry, this is has to be at the top of the list for a bride’s worst nightmare. Continue reading “When one door closes, ours is open”

Burlap or blush?

Which came first, the burlap or the blush? That’s the $10,000 question!  There are so many styles and inspirations that our brides dream and talk about.  As the bridal meme says, “Thanks to Pinterest I’m planning two weddings – the one I dream of thanks to Pinterest, and the one I can actually afford!”

We love chatting with our brides at Grace Style & Bridal during their appointments about their wedding plans and styles.  It seems colors and trends tend to run in phases.  Lately there have been a whole lot of navy and blush plans buzzing about.  They seem to be the combos of the moment.   Continue reading “Burlap or blush?”