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 on planning their wedding before their big day, but there’s just one thing missing. NBC’s Joelle Garguilo reports.”

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 the Superdome, the ability to make you smile so big your cheeks hurt and is one of the best huggers I’ve met!” ( read more )

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 take a second look at a true country music STAR!

Casting Call for NY Bridal Fashion Week!!!!

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 reached out to me to be one of their wedding experts. Thank you Southern Living magazine to making one of my dreams come true. XOXO, heidi elnora

heidi elnora + Nordstrom= F.A.B.U.L.O.U.S.

We are THRILLED to announce that heidi elnora can now be found at The Wedding Suite at Nordstrom. We will be in 6 of the 18 locations. So please come visit us at one of our upcoming trunk shows this March. Dates and locations are listed below.

We look forward to meeting you!

XOXO, heidi elnora

Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year

This year has been such an amazing year for heidi elnora. We pray that each of you are blessed with a beautiful new year full of hope, joy, and dreams come true.

Tis the season to…GIVE

On April 27, 2011 the sweet state of Alabama was forever changed.

Heidi has teamed up with the American Red Cross with a t-shirt/blood drive. These exclusive t-shirts can be purchased for $12 (prior to tax) or you can get one for FREE when you donate blood at your local Red Cross. If you can’t give blood, you can always donate by purchasing a set of shirts to be given to donors. Each shirt cost $3.00 to make, so for every t-shirt sold at $12, 3 will be given to donors. Shirts can be purchased over the phone 205.977.7202, by email at or by mail. Please write checks to: Heidi Elnora/American Red Cross. Please mail your check to 4128 Crosshaven Lane Birmingham, AL 35243. If ordering a t-shirt please state the quantity, size, and Red Cross pick up location. This is one gift that doesn’t cost anything and that can truly safe someone’s life.

To find a location near you visit American Red Cross

The American Red Cross

Tis the season to give. We can’t think of a better way to give, than that of yourself. This is why heidi elnora has teamed up with The American Red Cross to raise awareness about the blood shortage. Please take just a few minutes this busy holiday season to stop by your local Red Cross and give. It is one gift that can truly safe a life! Visit The American Red Cross to find a location near you.

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 your wedding.

This Heidi Elnora dress has a simple silhouette with detailed shoulders — it’s a gorgeous bridal look. Then imagine having a group of bridesmaids in a mix of dresses from Anthropologie. And maybe you or your maids will wear a pop of color on your feet with these options from BHLDN — or, to add a bit of whimsy, a topper from Zazzarretti Bridal.


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 show November 3rd and 4th at ALTAR in Kansas City, Missouri

Image: Chuck St. John Model: Hannah Wade

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 trends for you, from feathers and ruffles, to beading and bows.


Bubbles and Baubles…this Thursday!!!

Please click on the image to your right for more information on this fabulous event!

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!

We LOVE our sisters!

We are so excited to announce our new SISTER STORES!!!! Brides can now find heidi elnora gowns at in North Carolina and in Michigan. As always, you can find us in Kansas City, MO at This June we will be hosting a trunk show at in South Carolina We hope to meet you at one of our SISTER STORES super soon!

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 in predicting her gown!

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!


We are so thrilled to be apart of the 1st Annual Birmingham Fashion Week benefiting Camp Smile-A-Mile. Please join us on Friday, April 29th to celebrate the nuptials of Prince William and Kate Middleton with a royal runway inspired finale. We hope to see you there!