Posts Categorized: Press

The Daily Front Row


During April Bridal Fashion Week, heidi elnora was listed as “Who’s Who At New York International Bridal Fashion Week” by The Daily Front Row. Check it the Q&A: The Daily Front Row.

The Today Show on NBC


This morning on the Today Show one of our precious brides, Ashley Joseph Mezrano was showcased on pinterest. Love this 2010 heidi elnora bride! The Today Show “Here comes the bride — but where’s the groom?” “Thanks to the growing popularity of websites like and Pinterest, women far and wide are getting an early start… Read more »

Weddings Unveiled


Thank you so much to Brooke and the entire Weddings Unveiled team for featuring the Olive Oil and the Ruby Joe in your Winter 2013 issue. We love it!

BRIDES Magazine


We are so honored to have our Coco Marie gown featured as the Nordstrom Ad in the Winter 2013 issue of BRIDES magazine. Look for the Coco Marie gown in the insert after page 98.

Southern Weddings Magazine


We LOVE Southern Weddings Magazine and the wonderful editorial on our Ruthy Gail gown.

Glamour Magazine Blog


“Our new wedding dress designer crush? heidi elnora! (You may have seen her on Project Runway a few years back)” Glamour Mag on-line. Want more… (click here to read the article.)   

Nordstrom: The Wedding Suite Blog


“Hi, everyone! It’s Molly, your Nordstrom Weddings Site Merchandiser here. I’ve had the pleasure of getting to know one of our wedding designers, Heidi Elnora, since we launched her brand seven months ago. Let me just tell you that she is a fantastic human being and a brilliant designer. She has enough energy to fill… Read more »

Style Me Pretty

Style Me Pretty

Great Press from Style Me Pretty. “These are the kind of gowns that sweep you off your feet the very SECOND you take in the gorgeous layers and beautiful fabrics –  and each design is sooo incredibly breathtaking, you’ll be swooning form here ’till all eternity.” Style Me Pretty

ACM Awards


This past March, Heidi had the opportunity to design a red carpet gown for the super talented and unbelievably sweet, Sara Evans. Sara’s gown received rave reviews as she walked the red carpet for the 47th Annual ACM Awards on CBS. Sara’s one shoulder coral gown with high slit made many a fan and critic… Read more »

Southern Living magazine


I can honestly say from the day I started heidi elnora,  I have dreamed of having a write up in Southern Living magazine. It’s something that I grew up on. My Nana always read Southern Living magazine. I am proud to say that in January of 2012, Southern Living’s new wedding magazine, Southern Living Weddings… Read more »

Martha Stewart Weddings blog


Modern Jewel Tones Series: Extra Inspiration We are so excited to have the Callie Alridge gown featured on Martha Stewart’s blog TODAY! Check it out… “The next installment in our special Modern Jewel Tones series comes courtesy of Elizabeth Demos. Liz created an inspiration board to show you even more ways to work this rich trio into… Read more »



What an amazing market. We have such exciting news to share in the next few weeks. Until then, please enjoy a sneak peek of the 2012 heidi elnora collection “KEEP CALM AND CARRY ON” shot by Martha Stewart Weddings To see these gowns up close and personal, please visit us at our upcoming trunk… Read more »

Katie Grace goes National!!!!!


We are absolutely thrilled to share with you the October 2011 issue of Brides magazine featuring the Katie Grace gown. This gown can be found in our sister stores across the country as well as auctioned off on

Great Editorial from!!!!!


Short Summer Wedding Dresses from the Spring 2012 Runways There’s no better time to sport a short wedding dress than summer, the season of leg-baring, body-conscious silhouettes. The recent runway shows were swept up in a wave of short options—to help you find a shortie that fits your personal style, we’ve broken down the top… Read more »

A Southern Lady


Thank you so much for the great article, Southern Lady. To see the full article click on the image to the right!

Project Runway-finally the WINNER!!!!


Kate Middleton’s top-secret wedding dress was finally revealed this morning in London, designed by Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen. She chose British brand Alexander McQueen for “the beauty of its craftsmanship and its respect for traditional workmanship and the technical construction of clothing.” Looks like “Runway” Season 2 designer Heidi Elnora (sketch, inset) was the closest… Read more »

A Royal Affair!


Yesterday, the Birmingham News wrote a fabulous article on heidi elnora and her involvement with Birmingham Fashion Week. We are so proud to be a part of such an amazing event for our city!

A sketch for Kate Middleton


Heidi was asked by Lifetime to design a Kate Middleton inspired wedding gown in celebration of their upcoming movie, “William and Kate” on Monday, April 18th at 9/8 central. “Kate’s gown represents a new era of royalty. Her signature look is very simple and clean. The gown that I designed for her reflects her classic… Read more »

Promoting Breast Cancer awareness – Grace Ormonde


Last year while I was at WPPI, I met a photographer named Peter Doyle who is based out of Acworth, Georgia. Owner of Storyboard Life, one of the things that really caught my attention about Peter was his zest for life and using that to pictorially capture other people’s stories. When he told me about a… Read more »

what junebug loves!


We are so honored to be featured in the Los Angeles based fabulous blog, junebug weddings. There wedding blog is all about inspiring you to express your personal style! “…when I received these images of Heidi’s 2011 collection from photographer Leslee Mitchell, I promptly fell in love with her designs. It’s not just that this photo… Read more »

Cover Girl


Congratulations to Molly Forsythe Partlow, our cover girl on the newest issue of Birmingham Bridal. Look for her on newstands TODAY!

heidi elnora is LUCKY!!!!!


heidi elnora has been recognized in the September 2010 issue of Lucky Magazine as “master of the glam Southern-inspired gown” (page 106) Congratulations to our sister store, Lovely, for gaining such great exposure! full articleclose up

Town & Country WEDDINGS!


Town & Country Weddings has listed heidi elnora as one of “The Best Dressed” in the country. page 62

Editorial Spread in Atlanta Occasions Magazine!


The fall issue of Atlanta Occasions magazine will feature THE KNOT wedding which was held this past February at The Foundary at Puritan Mill in Atlanta, GA. We provided the wedding gowns for the event. Please be inspired by the amazing images from my photography friend Hollie Lytle

A Featured Bride!


If you haven’t picked up Birmingham Magazine lately, please do so. One of my favorite brides, Taylor Smith, has her wedding featured. Taylor wore a heidi elnora gown with a sweetheart neck line and all-over Italian alencon lace. The gown was a-line in shape and had a chapel train. The back of the dress was… Read more »

On new stands…NOW!!!!!


The next time you are at the bookstore, you gotta check out these magazines. You will find heidi elnora in each and every one of them. Town and Country page 61 Bride and Bloom page 159 Get Married page 59 Alabama Weddings (several) Southern Weddings (several)

Hot off the Press…


We are so excited to announce that you can find more of heidi elnora’s gorgeous gowns in the Summer issue of GetMarried magazine. On newsstands 4/27! pg 59. For a sneak peek check out!

More great blogs featuring heidi elnora gowns!



A super fun blog featuring…


Rock ‘n Roll Bride is a great blog for those brides who want to step on out of the box. Please click on the link below to see a featured heidi elnora gown. Whoop! Whoop!

We got a COVER!!!!


For the first time in history, a heidi elnora gown will grace the cover of the Alabama Weddings magazine, 2010 edition. What a great day, what a special Christmas gift! Thank you so much AW. As for the model, she’s not too bad herself. My sweet bride and friend, Haleigh Stidham Blackwell will launch this… Read more »

Southern Weddings Blog Feature


Check out one of heidi elnora’s brides featured on SW (Southern Weddings) daily blog.

Dancing with the STARS!!!


Recently, I had the opportunity to design a costume for my dear friend Nicole Allshouse. Nicole is an emmy award winning journalist and the host of Talk of Alabama on CBS 33/40. Nicole’s partner was non-other than ABC’s Dancing with the Stars Pro, Fabian Sanchez. Fabian is a professional dancer. He was a contestant on… Read more »

GetMarried TV on Lifetime!!!

A few weeks ago Heidi was interviewed by the precious people from Get Married TV. Get Married is aired nationally on the Lifetime channel.  The next few episode that will feature heidi elnora will be September 4th, 10th, 11th, and 30Th at 7:30 AM. Please check back for additional dates and times. FASHION FLOWERS- (first… Read more »

Q&A Session…with Jubilee Events in Connecticut

A few months back, I was interviewed by Candice from JUBILEE EVENTS, LLC in Connecticut. I asked her to wait to post the blog until my new site was up. She was so kind to wait. Thank you Candice, for the interview and all of your encouragement. Here is the post: For more information… Read more »