Wedding dress tips for petite brides

Petite brides must ensure that their gown is in proportion with their smaller frame. Tinier statures can often disappear in the wrong clothing styles. Losing oneself in flowing fabric and being unable to accentuate curves is less than ideal. There are some great wedding dress styles that work better on this body type. The princess bride A princess silhouette is a popular choice […]

Tips for achieving the perfect tuxedo fit

It’s time to let your inner James Bond come to life. Get ready to learn the basics for achieving a suave and sophisticated tuxedo look for your wedding day. Everyone will be looking at the bride, of course, but they’ll also be sizing up the handsome guy she is committing to. Make sure you look like the perfect match by applying […]

What should I bring to my dress fitting?

This saves you the hassle of transporting your dress all over town. Plus, the shop’s alterations specialist will be familiar with your dress designer and in a better position to match whatever work you have done with the look of the original design. This makes using the in-house seamstress a huge asset for achieving your dream look. Before you head […]

There are real differences between bridal salons

There are three types of bridal salons: Couture (high-end boutiques), Big Box (chain stores such as David’s Bridal) and Popular Price Point (like New York Bride & Groom). Did you know that New York Bride Charlotte started as a couture bridal salon? We were first located in the Specialty Shops in Southpark and then in Southend at Atherton Lofts. We […]