Store Hours: Monday & Thursday (11am-8pm) | Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday (11am-5pm) | Saturday (930am-5pm) | Sunday (12pm-4pm)
Phone: (513) 821-6622
Bridal and Formal began as a corner store in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1969 with only two staff and is now a family-owned business. We have grown to over 30 staff at our Reading Bridal District location. With over 50 years of combined sales experience, we aim to help you realize your wedding vision.
We look forward to assisting you from the moment you walk in until you depart with your dream dress. Before booking your appointment, please get to know our stylists and managers better.
Special Occasions Manager
Dani joined the Bridal and Formal family in 2013 and has thoroughly enjoyed her time there! Everyone’s style is unique, and Dani adores dressing up her customers so that their uniqueness may shine through on their special day!
Dani appreciates staying current on fashion trends. She is constantly on the lookout for new ways to experiment and mix her customers’ looks from head to toe.
Bridesmaids/Mother's Assistant Manager
Morgan has been a part of the Bridal & Formal team since she was 15 years old. Morgan enjoys helping mothers and bridesmaids look and feel beautiful. Morgan’s favorite designer is MoriLee because of all of their various styles and colors!
Front Desk Supervisor
Emily is often the first person you meet when you enter Bridal & Formal. Emily will ensure that you are checked in for your appointment and that your stylist is ready to take you back. Emily also contributes to our award-winning blogs and works on our social media team.
Sandra has been a bridal stylist with over 25 plus years of expertise in the field. Sandra’s objective for you is to leave the store with your dream gown. She wants her brides to consider timeless and gorgeous designs and to appreciate and treasure the moment they say YES to their gowns.
Mariah enjoys being a part of your special day. Mariah frequently refers to herself as their “girlfriend consultant” since she wants her brides to know she is on their side and will support their wedding plans! Mariah goes above and above for her brides because their weddings should be uniquely unforgettable.
Kathleen has had a fascination with bridal gowns since she was a child, when she played dress-up in her mother’s wedding gown. Kathleen’s favorite aspect of working in Bridal is helping brides choose the ideal outfit for their special day.
Front Desk & Bridal Stylist
Jean has been in the bridal field for longer than most of her brides have been alive. Jean, as your consultant, will focus creating an amazing experience while searching for the perfect wedding gown.
Bridesmaids & Mother's Stylist
Lauren has been with us since 2019 and has spent her time understanding the merchandise and aiming to meet the requirements of every lovely guest who walks through our doors. MoriLee is one of Lauren’s favorite designers because they offer a wide range of lovely colors and styles that will make your bridesmaids look and feel their best.
Bridesmaids & Social Occasion Stylist
Tessa is a stylist in both our Bridesmaids and Social Occasions departments. Tessa’s favorite time of year is prom season. She enjoys seeing all of the lovely clothes, especially since they are all different each season. There is usually a huge selection to pick from. Tessa usually tells the prom girls that you only get one chance to wear something pink and sparkly, so go for it.
Kari, our Mother’s Stylist, has been with us since 2022. Kari has enjoyed making mothers look and feel their best on the wedding day. Kari has learned a lot about the mother’s dresses throughout her time here and is always prepared to answer any inquiries.
Kayleigh is a bridesmaids consultant, however she can also be found in the Social Occasions Department on occasion. Kayleigh’s favorite bridesmaid designer is Watters, and her favorite prom designer is Amarra. They both have such distinct hues and styles for the non-traditional individual. Kayleigh enjoys the thrill of assisting customers in creating a final appearance and being able to assist them in accessorizing it.