It’s no secret that we love it when a bride chooses to go in a direction other than white or ivory for her wedding dress. We were so excited when Brit + Co named our Colette gown one of their top fourteen blush colored gowns in their “Say Yes to the (Pink) Dress” feature! It’s […]

Gorgeous bride Shannon walked down the aisle in a custom Alyssa Kristin veil and we are so EXCITED to share her big day was featured on the Carats & Cake wedding blog. Shannon has a great eye and really killed it with the whole wedding planning thing (like, seriously – just look at these photos). […]

I am SO honored to be included in the WCIU’s feature on the Macy’s Flower Show.  Fast forward to 2:11 to see yours truly!!  Short and sweet and OH so exciting! Also, if you are ready for spring and love flowers – be sure to come to Macy’s Flower Show to check out my Calla […]

Soooo excited to share that Wedding Inspirasi featured the Alyssa Kristin and Mignonette bridal shoot on their blog!!

I am literally DYING with JOY. Emilia Jane (the amazing photographer) shared the pictures from the photo shoot with Mignonette Bridal and the Nika Vaughan dream team on her blog! Eek! […]

I just had the most amazing morning ever. I am on cloud nine. Before I say anything look at these pictures I snapped during the shoot… So amazing, right?! This morning I had the great fortune of working with some very talented ladies at my first professional photo shoot! I CANNOT wait to share the […]

The reason I locked myself in a room to sew and create my look book in a span of four weeks was not because I am crazy (well maybe a little, but that’s an entirely separate matter), but because I wanted to apply to be a Designer in Residence (DIR) at the Chicago Fashion Incubator […]

Alyssa Kristin attended the Indie Wed Bridal Show and had a BLAST! Talking to brides about my designs is just too fun. This is the first of a few bridal shows I will be attending. Next up is Committed on Sunday, February 23 from 12:00-4:00 at the Greenhouse Loft! Find additional details here. Here are […]

Life never ceases to amaze me. A few weeks ago, during a routine visit to Supreme Novelty Fabrics (my favorite fabric store) to find fabric for my latest creation, I met a woman. Turned out this woman was none other than Kpoene Kofi-Bruce, owner of Mignonette Bridal and bridal designer extraordinaire. Kpoene, an instant fan […]

After hours and hours and hours of sewing, pinning, draping, seam ripping, re-sewing, tweaking and perfecting, I have finally finished the first six looks of my collection (the last five in a record three weeks’ time)!! Fast forward through hours and hours of photoshoping, [cursing Photoshop], editing, cropping, writing, proofing and my baby is complete. […]