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Menswear Editorial

The Tuxedo is Back We already know you will be stunning on your wedding day, but your Groom should look just as good standing next to you.  There is something so striking about a man in a great-fitting tuxedo. Below is a preview of the photos from our styled menswear editorial with Shillawna Ruffner Photography.  See more in the February edition of Engaged! River Valley magazine. Get the Look | Jim's Formal Wear [...]

As Seen In

Love It EVV | Magazine #epbride Emily & Jordan Dress | Essense of Australia from Ella Park Bridal Bridesmaids | Christina Wu Celebration from Ella Park Bridal Hair | Erin Cleveland & Nichole Pottgiesser Makeup | Kana L. Brown of The Beauty Room Photographer | Joel Allegretto Download LOVE IT EVV Tri-State Bride | Magazine Model | Sara Durcholz from Single Thread Dress | Maggie Sottero Designs from Ella [...]

Dream Vacations Giveaway

Ella Park Bridal & Dream Vacations wants to send you on a Honeymoon! Have you been dreaming about the perfect Honeymoon that you and your new spouse can enjoy? When you purchase a gown at Ella Park Bridal, enter to win $500 OFF your Honeymoon, compliment of Dream Vacations!* Vacation package includes all-inclusive resorts, cruises, Disney, Caribbean, and Europe. So where do you wanna go? Some exclusions and terms do apply, see below [...]

New Bridal Designers

Ella Park Bridal Adds Two Bridal Gown Designers for Fall 2016! Ella Park Bridal constantly searches for what is best for our brides.  We are excited to announce the addition of two bridal gown designers, Allure Bridals and Sottero and Midgley for Fall 2016.  Be sure to follow Ella Park Bridal on social media to stay updated of when the gowns arrive in our store. Allure Bridals pursues excellence in design and irreproachable [...]

The Knot Award

Ella Park Bridal Named Winner in The Knot "Best of Weddings" 2017 Eleventh Annual Best of Weddings Awards Honoring the Top Wedding Vendors Across America Ella Park Bridal is pleased to announce that we have been selected as a 2017 ­­winner in The Knot "Best of Weddings." This award represents the highest-rated wedding professionals as reviewed by real couples, their families and wedding guests on The Knot, the #1 wedding resource. This is the [...]

All that Glitters

Gone are the days that all the bridesmaids have to wear the same dress in the same fabrication and color.  Nowadays brides choose to mix-and-match silhouettes, fabrications, and/or color.  Although this takes more planning, it can be well-worth the effort if pulled off correctly! Because everyone in a bridal party is not the same shape, each bridesmaid can choose a gown to flatter her figure.  This can sometimes be difficult to ensure everyone’s happiness [...]

Exclusive First Look

Our Bridal Gown Designers -- Justin Alexander, Lillian West, and Sincerity -- released their most anticipated collection worldwide.  Like them, we could NOT wait to share the new designs with you.  Below is the Exclusive First Look of the Spring 2016 Collection.  Plus! Ella Park Bridal is one of the FIRST bridal stores to receive this highly anticipated collection.  Book your appointment and see the gowns for yourself! Justin Alexander For the bride with a [...]

New Look for Lillian West

The Lillian West Bride For the cool, laid-back and romantic bride-to-be looking for a wedding dress to express her offbeat style into her wedding day look. The Spring 2016 Collection Ethereal, soft and relaxed are the moods for Lillian West this season.  The fabrics are fluid Chantilly laces, English net, chiffon, jersey, cotton laces, and airy tulles.  The feminine floral motifs and airy fabrications create a feeling of effortless elegance.  The dreamy collection features a [...]

Bridal Accessory Trends

Complete your Bridal Look with the Latest Accessories When you purchase your gown at Ella Park Bridal, you save on everything in the store, including your accessories (i.e. veil, belt, jewelry, ect).  Below is how to complete your bridal look using the latest trends within accessories.  You can watch me talk about these trends on Channel 14's "Midday with Mike," using the link below to Ella Park Bridal's YouTube page.  Like what you see and [...]

Fall 2015 Bridal Party Trends

The Ella Park Bridal Buying Team went to the National Bridal Market in Chicago in April.  I created two reports -- Bridesmaids and Groomsmen Trend Reports so that you can look forward to what's coming to our store for Fall 2015. Fall 2015 - Bridesmaid Trends You can throw tradition out the window with bridesmaids.  Anything goes!  Below I have created seven trends that are still a big idea for Fall 2015. Soft Shades - [...]