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The Wedding of Sarah & Matthew

The day I married Matt was perfect! Shopping for my wedding dress was a joyous and special day. The staff at Bridal and Formal added to this feeling — giving my family and me fantastic and personalized service. The Watters...

The Wedding of Katelyn & Aaron

It Was Our Dream Wedding! Courtney was a real gem! I couldn't have hoped for a better consultant! She was so patient and kind! She understood how nervous I was to make a purchase being that I already had a dress at home that I didn't...

The Wedding of Kati & Nick

Our wedding day was nothing shy of perfect! My visit was fantastic! I came last June when Randy Fenoli was at Bridal and Formal, and it was so much fun! I bought a gown out of his line and got to talk and spend time with him along...

The Wedding of Randi & Drew

It was a beautiful sunny day! My experience at Bridal and Formal was fantastic. I honestly felt special and supported from start to finish. My consultant, Katelyn, was so friendly, accommodating and very helpful!. Everyone in the...

The Wedding of Emily & Kyle

Our wedding day was the most dreamy day I could have ever pictured! I had the most magical experience at Bridal and Formal! My consultant knew exactly what I was envisioning, and my dream dress turned out to be the first dress I...

The Wedding of Alicia & Ryan

The Best Day of Our Lives! My experience was amazing! From the second I walked in the door I felt welcomed, and my consultant was fantastic and helped me so much to find the style of dress that I didn’t even know I wanted!...

The Wedding of Lindsay & Matt

A Stunning Snowy Wedding My visit to the store was beautiful. I came in with a picture of a previous dress shape in mind that I had tried on. My consultant helped me in finding similar styles and ended up finding the perfect winter...

The Wedding of Erica & Garrett

A Magical Wedding! Our wedding was at the Phoenix in Cincinnati, Ohio. The staff was incredibly enjoyable. We had the wedding and reception both in the Archway Ballroom, which featured Tiffany stained glass windows. The florist, Say...

The Wedding of Meghan & Ryan

A Beautiful December Wedding Wedding Gown by Watters, Corset Bree in the Ivory/Champagne color, Skirt Effie in the Ivory color, Merritt sash in the Vanilla Bean color. Bridal Veil by Toni Federici, style Bellini...

The Wedding of Julie & Michael

It Was A Magical Day! My experience at Bridal and Formal was excellent! We found the perfect dress! A Magical day we will never forget! We joined together as Man and Wife to share our love and life together with Gods blessing on us....

Watters Bridal Spring 2019

The Watters press show is a wrap Watters showed their Spring 2019 wedding dresses at Bridal Fashion Week—and a model got engaged on the runway! To see the proposal click here to view it on Brides.com....

New York Bridal Fashion Week 2018

What it's like to go to New York Bridal Market New York Bridal Market gives us the best opportunity to see a sneak peek at the newest wedding gowns. We will see hundreds of gowns, and we can sit down with our favorite designers....

Sophistication & Luxury from Monique Lhuillier

Feminine and Glamour All Rolled Into One Let Monique Lhuillier capture your sophisticated side while adding femininity and glamour to the gown. Monique's designs balance perfectly between sophistication and luxury. The soft femininity of...

Wedding Day Essentials

Preparing for your wedding day is one of the most exciting times of your life as you get ready to walk down the aisle and say “I do” to the person you want to spend the rest of your life with. For many brides, this is the day when you want to look and feel...

Eve of Milady’s Spring 2018 Collection

Exclusive embroidery, lace, and delicate fabrics translate into gowns of elegance, grace, and romance. Eve Muscio is the designer behind Eve of Milady gowns. Exclusive embroidery, lace, and delicate fabrics translate into dresses of elegance,...

Vera Wang’s 2018 spring collection is arriving in our store!

Vera Wang is pushing the boundaries of feminine wedding style with bold, iconic detailing. From asymmetric sleeves to bold oversized florals, this 2018 collection is sure not to disappoint. Vera Wang's Spring 2018 Collection is arriving in our...

The MATTHEW CHRISTOPHER TRUNK SHOW

Matthew Christopher's newest collection, "Perennial Bliss" is all the buzz! Matthew poured everything into his latest line. The ornate, exquisite and distinguished detail of each gown creates a show-stopping experience for every bride. You'll...

Watters, Wtoo & Willowby Trunk Show

Take a look at some of the gowns that will be featured here this weekend Watters - Reign Collection Reign was inspired by one of the most cherished bridal gowns of all time – the dress actress Grace Kelly wore to her wedding to Prince Rainer of...

The Dessy Group Trunk Show

The Dessy Group is a leading manufacturer of bridesmaid dresses, social occasion dresses, flower girl dresses and destination wedding gowns under the labels Dessy Collection, After Six, Alfred Sung, Lela Rose Bridesmaid, Social Bridesmaids, 57...

What is a Trunk Show?

Bridal and Formal's Trunk Show Tips This sounds exciting, but what is a trunk show? With Bridal Season upon us comes the exciting Trunk Show Season. This sounds like a lot of fun and exclusive, but what exactly is trunk show? In all essence, the term comes...

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An Elegant A-line Dress

Take The Spotlight In This A-line Gown Eddy K, style Adriana takes the spotlight with a gorgeous A-line all lace gown. It will make your bridal dreams come true. A sexy v-neck with illusion sides will enchant all of your guests as...

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Beautifully Beaded Mothers Gown

Christina Wu Elegance Mother's Gown with 3/4 sleeves. This Christina Wu 17869 cameo rose evening dress features floral beadwork over the sweetheart bodice, with 3/4 sleeves edging the illusion neckline and V-back. The column jersey...

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A Romantic Destination Wedding Gown

The Perfect Flowy Destination Gown Ella Rosa Gallery by Kenneth Winston, style GA2304 is a classic plain soft tulle gown with a sheer skirt. The bodice is elegant with lace, and an illusion build up with an illusion and lace back....

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An Elegant Mermaid Bridal Gown

The best thing about this dress? It comes with an exciting detail that will allow you to transform the look in a matter of seconds. If you're a bride that prefers to wear an elegant gown, then the Maggie Sottero, Orchid dress is just...

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Create a Glamorous Bridal Party

These Mori Lee Bridesmaids are perfect for any lavish wedding These Mori Lee gowns are perfect if you want to outfit your bridesmaids in different looks and they can be easily mixed and matched with a variety of other caviar mesh designs from...

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Ines Di Santo Spring 2019 Collection

These unique gowns will have you fantasizing about your big day Ines Di Santo's collection for Spring 2019 is infused with modern romance. The collection's look is achieved by the reappearance of floaty fabrics, ornate embroidery, and...

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