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Real True Society Bride Kylie + Alexander

From California to Kansas, and fourteen bridal appointments later, Real True Society bride Kylie finally found the perfect dress to make her bridal dream a reality! With help from one of our bridal stylists, Kylie said “yes,” to a custom Martina Liana gown with beautiful embellishments, a glamorous corset bodice, and a stunning cathedral length veil for a dramatic finish. Her happily-ever-after began with an intimate rose garden proposal and ended with an elegant “I Do” under decadent crystal-encrusted chandeliers. Read on to hear more about her modern princess romance!

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Tell us about your proposal…

Our proposal was exactly what I wanted! Alexander took me to a beautiful rose garden! It was just us two, and he started telling me how much he loved me before he got down on one knee. I honestly couldn’t have imagined a more perfect moment. It was intimate, simple, and romantic!

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You had quite the bridal journey to find your gown!

Yes! I went to a total of fourteen different stores all across the country to find my wedding dress. I probably tried on 50 different dresses by the end of it all. Finally I narrowed it down to my two favorites: A dress in California, and the Martina Liana gown I tried on at True Society. 

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Why did you choose a custom Martina Liana wedding dress? 

I actually hadn’t thought about doing a custom gown, but after learning about it, I knew it would be a perfect option for me! My bridal stylist Molly was so helpful and suggested we put two dresses together, combining my favorite elements of each. I wanted a long dramatic train, fitted corset top, and beautiful embellishments. Molly helped me envision all the parts of each dress I liked to create my unique dream wedding dress! I also added a long cathedral veil that went six feet past my dramatic train. I felt like a princess on my wedding day. It was perfect!

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Tell us about your elegant wedding!

I wanted my wedding to feel glamorous and have a classic elegance to it. From the stunning high ceilings at our church venue to the crystal-encrusted chandeliers at the President Hotel, it was truly the perfect night filled with elegance and romance that I had always dreamed of! My dress complemented the look of my wedding perfectly with the feeling I was going for. 

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What is one memory you will forever cherish from your big day?

My favorite moment was walking down the aisle and seeing my husband. So many emotions flooded in, but I felt total happiness inside. It was the moment I had been dreaming about since I was a little girl, and I knew this was the right decision. We were meant to be together! 

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Vendors:

Photography by Andrea De Long

Makeup by Gabi Bailey

Hair by True Bride Kylie

Florals by: Jennifer Beard

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