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Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta

I'm so excited because Say Yes to the Dress is coming to the south!!!

I know, I've been married for almost nine years, but I still love anything that has to do with weddings! I love watching Say Yes to the Dress, but always get annoyed when they make the viewer feel sorry for the girl that couldn't afford the $8,000 wedding gown and had to settle for the $6,000 one.

It will be interesting to see if the new Say Yes to the Dress in Atlanta, which starts in July, will have a southern flair to it. It will certainly be interesting to see the southern girls that I'm sure will appear on the show. Dear TLC, please don't pick all dumb blonde girls with the hickest southern accents to feature on your show cause there's more to us southern women than that.

What's even more cool about this new show is it is the same bridal salon that my BFF bought her dress from about two years ago! It's called Bridals by Lori and if you're shopping for a dress, you can click here to sign up to try to get on the show! She was married in Atlanta in her brother's backyard, overlooking the pool, and I actually directed the wedding. Her dress was GORGEOUS and she said they won't let you take pictures of the dresses there until you actually commit to buy. I think Kleinfields is the same way.

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  1. Oh how fun and exciting! I love that show as I was in the bridal biz for 4 years, and could totally relate to all the DRAMA! It'll be nice to see a "southern" version....like you said, hopefully they make some intelligent selections ;-)

    Beautiful pic of you and your BFF!! XO

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  2. I bought my dress there, too, in 2001 before they moved to their bigger store! I live in Tennessee and had to make 5 different trips for fittings, etc. It was an Anne Barge dress and she came to one of the fittings because it was all done by hand. It was lovely to meet her! Can't wait to see them on TLC! How exciting!

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  3. Ah! I want to go! :)
    That sounds so fun!!

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  4. Yay! So glad 'The Dress has gone Dixie!

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  5. Hi - just a random person wandering through (from the Target tweet) and I had to leave a comment to say that your photos of the party are absolutely incredible. They are catalog quality. ... now wandering on... Ciao'

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  6. Beautiful wedding pictures! I've heard of this bridal salon - so excited the show is coming to the South, I love it!

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  7. OOO! I Watch Say Yes To The Dress all the time and I'm a single as a one dollar bill. I can't wait until it comes south!

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  8. I love say yes to the dress!!! (Married 10 years! ha!) It will be so fun to see the southern spin! I agree :)

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  9. Wow - that is awesome!! I love that show!!

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  10. How cool! My bestie got her dress at Lori's about 5 years ago.

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