Brides, I can honestly say this weekend’s Bridal Spectacular bridal show was one of our best. With our traditional bridal show features, like hundreds of wedding professionals and several fashion shows, we also included all new displays just for today’s modern bride, such as real wedding displays, photography galleries, an Asian-inspired Inspiration Avenue, and even the presence of bridal gown guru Randy Fenoli of “Say Yes to the Dress” in attendance. With excellent attendance from brides as well, this weekend’s show proved that Las Vegas weddings are as important as ever to today’s brides and grooms.

Now in the aftermath of such a spectacular show, we’d like to bring you several features through the blog. What to know what you can expect in the coming weeks? Review this list below and let the anticipation grow as you discover how you can become a bride ready for wedding planning and willing to have fun!

Randy Fenoli offered wisdom, encouragement, and empowerment to Las Vegas brides.

Randy’s Style Secrets: Look forward to learning what Randy Fenoli of TLC’s “Say Yes to the Dress” would like to say to Las Vegas brides. With reminders from his presentation as well as details from a personal interview with Bridal Spectacular staff, this series will give you all the tips you need to find your perfect wedding dress. Also, get excited to gain more insight into Randy’s background, his encouraging words of empowerment to women, and stylish tips for dressing your groom!

Dazzling Décor: This season, Las Vegas’ local wedding vendors accepted the challenge to display their professional services amidst stunning décor. See the best décor displays, as voted by local wedding professionals, and gather inspiration from their booths. Then, after seeing how well they’ve decorated their bridal show space, receive their contact information to schedule your own wedding planning appointment with the best of the best.

Inspiration Avenue: Enjoy reliving the passion and the polished presentations of this season’s Inspiration Avenue! Featuring tablescapes for reception ideas, Asian-inspired outdoor décor and cocktail hour tables, and a wide variety of bridal bouquets and centerpieces, the magic of Inspiration Avenue’s brilliant floral designers will come to life once again through images on our blog. Be prepared to remember what you most liked, and absorb new tips and tricks for your wedding.

This weekend's bridal show revealed fashions, decor, and bridal style tips!

One Bride, Nine Photographers: As highlighted at the bridal show, nine photographers partnered together this summer for a photography project at the elegant Tivoli Village. View one local bride through the lenses of nine different photography companies with images available on this Bridal Spectacular Blog. With an artist’s statement as well as the bride’s insight included on the experience, you’ll soon find the best photographer for your bridal beauty style.

Brides, throughout the coming months, you’ll be inspired by the bridal show in a whole new way. Continue to check back as we revisit these topics in further detail. Also, keep your eyes open for even more features, including the Wedding Network’s Las Vegas Professional Spotlights, videos of our fashion shows with the hottest collections, and news about one special moment for a lucky bride-to-be whose groom proposed at the show!

To all the brides, grooms, and your family and friends who attended this bridal show, thank you for making it one of our best exhibitions yet! We hope you learned special planning tips, found wedding vendors to match your style, and enjoyed your one-stop shopping experience. From our team to you, thank you and be blessed as you work toward your wedding day!

Author: Allyson Siwajian © 2011

Photographs: Allyson Siwajian © 2011