In 1969, Bridal and Formal opened as a corner store in Cincinnati, Ohio, with just two employees. It is currently a family-run business. Our crew has increased to almost 30 people at our Reading Bridal District site. With more than 50 years of combined sales expertise, we want to assist you in realizing your wedding vision.
From the moment you come in until you leave with your dream dress, we look forward to helping you. Please get to know our stylists and management better before scheduling your appointment.
Meet Tina! She is a professional in the bridal industry and has been working with Bridal & Formal for many years. Tina has a real passion for fashion and is well-known for her impeccable style. You will often see her sporting the latest trends in high-heeled shoes. Moreover, her knowledge of the store’s operations is unmatched, making her our go-to person for any problems that may arise in the store.
Meet Staci, the heart and soul of Bridal & Formal! Staci has been part of our family since she was a teenager, and we couldn’t be more grateful for her incredible dedication and passion. She adores her job and goes above and beyond to ensure every customer finds the perfect gown for their special day. If you ever visit our store, you’ll definitely hear Staci’s cheerful voice ringing through the aisles – she’s known for being our team’s loudest and most vibrant member!
Sabrina has been a cherished Bridal & Formal family member for five incredible years! She’s got a true talent for all things accessories, and that’s why she’s our go-to gal for helping brides-to-be find the perfect veil and headpiece to complete their bridal look. Sabrina’s always ready to lend a hand to anyone on the team, and her cheerful personality makes her a joy to work with. We’re so lucky to have her on our team!
Social Occasions Manager
Dani is incredibly interested in the fashion industry and consistently strives to remain current with the latest trends. She enjoys exploring various styling techniques to help her Club Dress clients showcase their unique fashion sense on their special day. With her specialized knowledge, Dani is dedicated to providing her clients an excellent experience. Her wealth of expertise in the field and her ability to stay up-to-date with the latest fashion trends make her a valuable addition to any fashion-oriented team.
Bridesmaids/Mother's Assistant Manager
Meet Morgan, our resident spooky season fanatic and fabulous assistant manager for bridesmaids and mothers at Bridal & Formal! She’s been part of our fantastic team for 7 years and is passionate about her work. Morgan is dedicated to making every moment count for her clients, and she’s always ready to go above and beyond to make their dreams come true. With her infectious smile and warm personality, she’s the perfect person to help you make your special day unforgettable!
Front Desk Supervisor
When you visit Bridal & Formal, Emily will be the first person to greet you with a friendly smile. She is responsible for ensuring you have everything you need for your appointment and introducing you to your bridal consultant. In addition, Emily is the creative genius behind our award-winning blogs and assists our Social Media Team in creating posts. Her writing style is fun and engaging, providing our clients with entertainment and information. We are fortunate to have her on our team, and we are confident you will adore her as much as we do!
Meet Sandra! She’s an excellent bridal stylist with over 25 years of experience. Sandra’s mission is to ensure you leave her store with the gown of your dreams. She wants you to feel stunning and cherish the moment you say “YES!” to your dress. So, let Sandra guide you and help you choose a beautiful, timeless design that will make you feel like a queen on your special day. With her expertise, Sandra will ensure your experience is unforgettable and joyous!
Lacrecia is a bridal styling expert with over 25 years of experience in creating dream looks for brides. Her heart lies in customizing each look to suit the bride’s taste and wedding style. Her ultimate goal is to help every bride feel amazing on her big day by finding a unique look that reflects her personality and makes her feel like the most beautiful version of herself. With Lacrecia’s guidance, you will find a bridal look that will make you shine!
Bobbi is a skilled stylist with over two decades of experience at Bridal & Formal. She is a true enthusiast of the bridal industry, and her passion for it is evident in how she works with her clients. Bobbi is devoted to helping brides achieve their dream look by finding the perfect gown and accessories that complement their style and personality. She takes pride in providing her clients with unmatched exceptional service and expertise. With Bobbi’s guidance and support, brides can rest assured that they will have an unforgettable experience finding their ideal wedding gown.
Mariah is beyond excited to be a part of your special day! She loves being a “girlfriend consultant” because she gets to be your go-to gal throughout the entire bridal gown shopping process. Mariah wants you to know that she’s got your back no matter what and will do everything she can to ensure your dream gown comes to life. When it comes to her brides, Mariah is all about going the extra mile to make sure every little detail is perfect. She truly believes that every wedding should be unique and unforgettable. So, get ready to have a blast shopping for your perfect bridal gown with Mariah by your side!
Front Desk & Bridal Stylist
Say hello to Sam, one of the amazing members of our team who greets you with a cheerful smile at the front desk or helps you as a bride. She is always happy to assist and provide insights that will improve your day! With six years of experience as a bridal stylist at Bridal & Formal, Sam is an expert in finding the perfect wedding style for any bride. Her passion for her work shines through in her exceptional service, collaborating closely with each bride to bring their vision to life.
Meet Jen – she’s been working in the bridal industry for seven years and knows firsthand how stressful wedding planning can be because she just got married! Jen’s all-time favorite designers are Eve of Milady (who designed her gorgeous gown), Maggie Sottero, and Randy Fenoli. But here’s the thing: Jen loves non-traditional dresses in various colors, patterns, and lengths! Whether you’re a bride-to-be or a fashion enthusiast, Jen is your go-to lady for all things bridal.
Jean is a seasoned professional in the bridal industry with an impressive track record of making brides feel exceptional and look breathtaking on their big day. As your personal stylist, Jean’s foremost objective is to ensure you have an unforgettable experience while searching for the perfect wedding gown. With her wealth of knowledge, expert guidance, and friendly personality, she will work with you to find the dress of your dreams, leaving you feeling confident, beautiful, and ready to walk down the aisle.
Meet Izzy, the super talented stylist! She’s gone from being all about street fashion to exclusively focusing on bridal styling. Her motto is simple, yet it speaks volumes: “Make somebody feel beautiful.” And that’s exactly what she does! Izzy gets so excited about helping brides find the perfect dress for their big day – it’s contagious! Not to mention, she’s the ultimate hype woman! Izzy knows how to make you feel like a million bucks and will cheer you on like nobody’s business.
Bio coming soon!
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Bridesmaids & Social Occasion Stylist
Meet Tessa! She’s a fantastic pro who loves to help folks find the perfect outfit for any occasion, whether it’s a wedding or a special get-together. Prom season is her favorite time of year because she sees all the latest and greatest gowns. Tessa is always there to lend a hand and has some fantastic advice to share. Her best tip? Don’t be afraid to go all out with something pink and glittery. After all, it’s a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity! Tessa’s customers always come first, and she works hard to ensure everyone is happy with their choices. She’s got a real knack for picking out outfits that flatter and make people feel confident and beautiful. So, if you’re looking for a friendly and helpful stylist who really knows her stuff, Tessa is your gal!
We are incredibly lucky to have Kari as our mother’s stylist! She is a sweetheart passionate about making every mother look and feel fabulous on their daughter’s or son’s special day. Kari is an expert in mother’s gowns and has a great sense of style. She will help you find the perfect dress that fits you like a glove and makes you feel confident and beautiful. Kari is always happy to answer any questions and share her knowledge. She genuinely cares about ensuring you look and feel your best, so don’t hesitate to contact her for anything you need.
Meet Kayleigh – the creative and friendly stylist who loves to make bridesmaids feel extra special on their big day! She’s a true master at creating unique and unconventional looks that will impress her. Kayleigh’s go-to designer is Watters because they have a fantastic range of colors and styles that cater to every taste. Kayleigh has got you covered whether you’re looking for something traditional or completely out-of-the-box. She loves a good challenge, and her favorite part of her job is adding the final touches that make her clients feel truly amazing. With Kayleigh by your side, you can rest assured that you’ll look and feel your best on your special day!
Bio & Pic coming soon!