Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) February 8, 2009
Alfred Angelo, the world's leading maker of wedding gowns and bridesmaid dresses, has partnered with BRIDES Magazine, to celebrate the opening of its first flagship store in Tuscon. Located at 4336 N. Oracle Rd., Alfred Angelo will hold its Grand Opening event Saturday, February 7th from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.
"As the company commemorates its 75th Anniversary, and the hundreds of thousands of weddings we have dressed, we are excited to bring our beautiful collection of dresses and longstanding tradition of personal service to Tucson," said Denise Wash, Vice President of Marketing for Alfred Angelo.
Alfred Angelo's exclusive bridal designer, Michael Shettel, will be in-store to meet with brides-to-be and help them select the perfect dress. Michael will also be signing dress sketches for brides-to-be who purchase their dresses on grand opening day. These brides will receive $100 off their gown. Bridesmaids who purchase their dresses during the event will receive a $20 discount.
The grand-opening event will kick off with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. Throughout the day, customers will enjoy complimentary cake tastings from Marco's Cakes, floral design and bouquet ideas from Creative Arrangements by Sylvia, hair consultations courtesy of Spirals Salon, make-up tips and skin-care consultations by Mary Kay Cosmetics, as well as receive a gift bag from Alfred Angelo and BRIDES including the latest issue of BRIDES, their 75th Anniversary issue, featuring an Alfred Angelo Sapphire gown on the cover.
As a bonus, Tucson's own 93.7 FM-KRQQ, will also be on-hand broadcasting live from the event entertaining attending brides and their guests.
"From our classic Alfred Angelo collection to our stunning Sapphire line, there's a right dress for every bride and every budget in our stores," Shettel said. "One of the hallmarks of Alfred Angelo is the service we offer to our brides-to-be. I look forward to meeting Tucson-area brides and helping them select the dress of their dreams - it's one of the best parts of my job."
The Tucson store will carry a wide variety of bridal attire and special-occasion dresses. New trends include soft fabrics, curve-hugging styles and touches of color that can carry through the entire bridal party. The Alfred Angelo bridal collections are available in sizes 0-30W in the new Modern Fit and in 2-28W in the Classic Fit, in short, tall and regular lengths, and in shades of white and ivory. Trains can be extended on most styles. Many gowns can be customized with in the ever -popular Dream In Color™ 55 colors. Prices start at just $399!
About Alfred Angelo
Founded in the 1930s by Alfred Angelo Piccione and his wife, Edythe Piccione, Alfred Angelo is the world's leading maker of wedding gowns and bridesmaid dresses and is committed to providing beautiful, high-quality bridal and formal dresses at affordable prices. In addition to manufacturing dresses distributed in over 2500 wholesale stores worldwide, the company operates Alfred Angelo Bridal Stores located in Florida, California, New York, Texas, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Nevada, Louisiana, Arkansas, Arizona, Washington, Mississippi , New Mexico and Ohio.
For more information about Alfred Angelo, please visit http://www.alfredangelo.com.
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