"Enchanting" Winter Bridal Show of West MI Returns To DeVos Place

Annual Winter Bridal Show of West Michigan January 25-26, at DeVos Place on Monroe Avenue in downtown Grand Rapids.


Vue Design will showcase their 2013 Limited Edition wedding gowns, downtown DeVos Place, at three runway fashion shows during the January 25-26 Winter Bridal Show. "We are honored to present to future brides this Limited Edition Collection by Vue Designs," says Denise Kolesar, Show Manager of the Winter Bridal Show. "As we speak, the gowns are being designed and created right here in Grand Rapids, Michigan, by owner and designer Shannon Gales, of Vue Designs, and her team of talent."


"Vue Design is a working design studio where you can build your dream dress, being part of the whole process down to the very last stitch," says Gales, "We make it a simple and pleasant experience while custom designing your wedding gown."

  • We chat about style, body type and your special day
  • We then develop a concept, presenting a series of sketches with a variety of bodices, skirts and necklines through our unique Design-a-Dream system
  • We create the perfect fit for the bride-to-be 

Runway fashion shows will be presented Friday at 7pm, Saturday at Noon and 2 pm.


All under one roof, a variety of exhibits will have displays at the annual bridal show: 

  • Bridal Shoppes
  • Tuxedo Shops
  • Reception Halls / Facilities
  • Photographers
  • Florists / Decorators
  • Caterers
  • Bridal Registry
  • Disc Jockeys
  • Cookware
  • Photo Booth
  • Wedding Invitations
  • Limousine & Party Buses
  • Show Discounts From Vendors
  • Register to Win CASH / Prizes

Saving time and money is often a priority for the engaged couple, and the area's leading bridal businesses will be there offering day-of-show specials. Plan on placing your deposit and confirming your dream wedding as calendars fill up quickly.   "We encourage engaged couples to print checklists off of the www.GRBrides.com website and bring them to the show.   And don't forget the Groom's List!" Says Kolesar, "Both the bridal show and the website are loaded with user-friendly information. Your careful planning can make it timeless, romantic and magical, so your wedding day will be an event to remember."


The bridal show will be open to the public from 5-9 pm on Friday, Jan. 25, and 11 am to 4 pm on Saturday, Jan. 26. Admission is $7 for adults at the door. Discount coupons are available on-line by visiting website www.kohlerexpo.com.


Convenient underground parking is available for a minimal charge at the Michigan Street or Lyon Street entrance to DeVos Place. More information is available on the website at www.kohlerexpo.com

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