Real Brides

Our Happy Clients

Congratulations to our TGS Real Bride Kim, who tied the knot with groom Bill earlier this May at the Colony Club. Kim was truly the belle of the ball in her Anais Anette “Jolee” gown, accessorized with a pearl necklace … Continue reading


Our TGS Real Bride Lindsay (dressed in an Amy Kuschel ballgown) married groom Jacob in the heart of Chicago with a wedding that was as much a celebration of the city as it was their love. The couple said “I do” in Washington Park … Continue reading


They say that details create the big picture, and that’s especially true for our TGS Real Bride Heather, who crafted all of the table numbers, bunting, menus, signage, and bar
 decorations for her wedding in a burst of creativity (or, as she … Continue reading


  A dreamy lakeside location, homemade cookies, bright Icelandic poppies and a fine selection of craft beers awaited guests at the wedding of our TGS Real Bride Becca and her groom Tom. Becca wore an Ivy & Aster “Oh Joy” … Continue reading


    Sometimes, you need to get away from it all. Our TGS Real Bride Megan had that same idea, when she and her groom Ron rented a historic home in Savannah, Georgia for their intimate elopment. Megan stunned in a Sarah … Continue reading


  Our TGS real bride Kerstin and her groom Nathan were married at Indian Springs Metropark, surrounded by the natural beauty of the surrounding forests and family and friends. Kerstin looked stunning in her Ivy & Aster “Sugar Plum” gown … Continue reading


It seems Bohemian inspired weddings are having a moment. With their lush colors, whimsical designs, and romantic accessories, these Summer of Love inspired soirees are here to stay. Our TGS Real Bride Heather looked every bit the boho beauty in her Ivy … Continue reading

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Being a local business, it’s no secret that we have pride in our city. That’s why we were so excited to see one of our brides, Meghann, rocking her Caroline DeVillo “Kate” gown against a backdrop of University of Michigan … Continue reading

Anna C. 9.2.12

Hi Stacy … We had a great time celebrating the whole weekend, and everyone was so helpful with those last little details before the big day.  To me, everything was perfect.  I could not have asked for a better wedding.  … Continue reading

Heather Jowett Photography

Hi Stacy – I wanted to send you a quick email to thank you again for my amazing dress and veil! They were both absolutely perfect for me, and I felt totally comfortable during our wedding. Everyone thought it was … Continue reading

Kelly Sweet Photography

I’ve told you this before but buying my dress was BY FAR my favorite part of wedding planning and it was because of YOU! – TGS Bride, Erin C. Photography : Kelly Sweet of Grand Rapids, Michigan Bride is wearing … Continue reading

Katie L. 8.25.12

It was a pleasure working with you and I’m so thankful that you could help me to find the perfect dress! I recommend all my Michigan bride friends to come visit you guys and even the ones that don’t live … Continue reading

Considering Lillies Photography

“Stacy is so amazing, and leaves no detail unnoticed. Her level of service is outstanding, and she insured my gown was perfect!! Highly recommend!!!” – Shannon To TGS, from Shannon: If you ever need a referral from me—I’m you girl … Continue reading

Menzo Bridal Party in Ivy & Aster social dresses

“Stacy at The Gown Shop is wonderful to work with! She helped me get everything I needed for my bridesmaid dresses, going above and beyond. Stacy also had a quick response to all of my many questions.” – Andrea {Bride} … Continue reading

Alex W.

I couldn’t have imagined a better experience than the one you gave me at The Gown Shop! It was an unbelievable day, and I want to thank you so much for helping me find the perfect dress! -Alex     … Continue reading

Heather Saunders Photography

I found The Gown Shop because I was looking for a unique wedding dress and had become discouraged looking at many other dress stores. My family and all my bridesmaids live several hours away and I knew exactly the type … Continue reading

Abby Rose Photo

“I loved my experience at the Gown Shop and Stacy was fantastic. She was patient and really helped me chose the perfect dress. I really appreciated the one-on-one attention and her willingness to get me right in if I had … Continue reading

Killer Creations Photography and Design

Stacy and her team at The Gown Shop are phenomenal to work with. Appointments are individually scheduled so you really get personal service. I didn’t start knowing what I wanted, but Stacy listened and offered advice where needed. I also … Continue reading

Genevieve Nisley Photography

Working with Stacy at TGS was a wonderful experience for me from the start to finish. As some other reviews have listed, the store is by appointment only and is so nice because it allowed for a wonderful dress shopping … Continue reading

Karrn Frost Photography

This was about the 10th dress store I went to. It had the best atmosphere, service, and selection of every place–by far. The gowns are unique, beautiful, and modern. SUCH a refreshing change from the bedazzled polyester crap I saw … Continue reading

Abby Rose Photo

“When I decided to start my wedding dress shopping I didn’t know where to start. My mom and I were shopping downtown Ann Arbor and found The Gown Shop. We I arrived at my appointment I was blown away by … Continue reading

Nicole Ladonne Photography

I had probably tried on over 50 dresses and felt like there was no hope left to find the perfect wedding dress. Stacy was professional, kind, understanding, and tried to understand who I was to find my perfect dress! She … Continue reading


Hi Stacy, I just wanted to send a quick hello and a big thanks. Thank you so much for providing me with the opportunity to really enjoy the wedding dress shopping experience. I’ve heard so many nightmare stories from friends … Continue reading

Jill Devries Photography

I wanted to say thank you for making my experience so wonderful. Working with you was like working with a dear friend. I feel so lucky to be a TGS bride. Thank you for being such a special part of … Continue reading

Lindsay wore a Modern Trousseau gown with Haute Bride earrings and veil.

It literally isn’t fair for any bride who doesn’t get to experience Stacy and her absolutely dreamy gown shop. The shop features hand selected, unique gowns from the highest quality textiles, and the most fashion forward designers in the industry. … Continue reading

Kiran wore a Modern Trousseau gown & sash with Haute Bride earrings.

I felt like a supermodel in the custom Modern Trousseau gown that Stacy helped me pick out.  It fit like a glove! PHOTOGRAPHY BY a girl in love photography                       … Continue reading

Melissa is wearing a Modern Trousseau gown with Sara Gabriel & Haute Bride accessories.

I can not say enough good things about The Gown Shop, my experience there was absolutely amazing. I got engaged this past December and looked for a dress for a solid two months until I came across this shop and … Continue reading

Rachel is wearing Modern Trousseau & Sara Gabriel

Stacy, Thank you for your professionalism, warm personality and thoughtful assistance in selecting my wedding dress. You made dress shopping a glamorous, memorable adventure. And a very personal one at that. I went dress shopping with my mom’s best friend. … Continue reading

Christie is wearing a Modern Trousseau gown with Sara Gabriel veil.

One of my favorite parts of planning my wedding was dress shopping because of my experience at the Gown Shop. I walked into the beautiful store and was greeted by Stacy. She was excited and helped calm my nerves. One … Continue reading

The Gown Shop is by far the best place that I went to look for wedding gowns. I went to about 6 different shops before I found this gem of a place, including small boutiques and large department stores. Stacy … Continue reading


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