While our wedding days are over, it's still fun to help our friends and family in the process of planning their big day! While it's easy to get sucked into Pinterest, we recommend experiencing wedding vendors in order to find the best fit for you!
This is exactly why we LOVE visiting Park Place Leawood. This quaint outdoor center is located in the heart of Leawood and has a variety of shops, services and eateries, all in a walkable area. While many people know and love Park Place for their local and unique shops and restaurants, the center is also home to a variety of wedding focused businesses. From flowers to wedding gowns, fine jewelry, bridal party fashions, and even decor...Park Place has it all!
Are you planning your wedding, a part of a wedding party or maybe your friends or daughters are getting ready to say 'I Do?' Keep reading to hear how YOU can win a $500 gift card to Park Place!
Here are a few of our favorite local wedding businesses at Park Place:
The Dress + For Your Wedding Party:
Need to find the dress? Altar Bridal was created for brides who want to shop for fresh and fashionable designer wedding gowns in a relaxed and personal atmosphere. Altar Bridal offers a diverse selection of designer gowns, from traditional elegance to modern flair.
We love the unique and absolutely beautiful gowns that Altar Bridal has to offer. And the service is top notch! Plus, their experience is very personalized to each bride. This is the perfect place to look for your wedding dress.
Upcoming events: Trunk Show - Feb 10th – 12th, get 10% off any Rue de Seine gown purchase during the trunk show.
Bella Bridesmaids - Make your bridesmaid experience as amazing as yours when finding the right gown! Bella Bridesmaids offers the best selection of bridesmaids dresses in Kansas City. They feature over 24 different designers in a wide range of price and style. They have over 800 dress styles and endless color options they are sure to have exactly what your bridesmaids are looking for. Bella Bridesmaids is by appointment only in order to provide exceptional personal service for the bride and her bridal party.
A few of the big trends they are seeing right now for bridal parties are separates, anything with sequins and bridal parties that each wear a different bridesmaid dress (style + color).
Special: 10% off all sequin and beaded gowns in February
Geno's Clothiers - Let's not forget about the groom...Locally-owned Geno’s Clothiers is a family run, premiere gentlemen’s clothier that specializes in one-on-one personal shopping unlike anything you will experience in a department store. Husband and wife team, Gene and Lena Fuksman have been in the business for over 20 years and have an impeccable taste for beautiful fabrics and the most up-to-date trends and styles. The pair knows their clientele better than most and offer individual attention to their loyal customers and nothing but the best quality can find.
This is a great place to shop for the groom! From suits, ties, shoes, and other formal wear needs, Geno's can help your groom and groomsmen get ready for the big day.
Jewelry, Rings and Accessories:
Tom Tivol Jewelry - Looking for the perfect wedding bag or piece for your wedding? A legend in the jewelry business, Tom Tivol is creating a unique experience at Park Place with a guarantee that every guest will work directly with him, to ensure that every client experiences the highest standards in ethics and professionalism. The core products of Tom Tivol Jewels are diamonds, colored gemstones, classic and fashion cultured pearls, antique and estate jewelry and custom jewelry designs. Services include repair of all jewelry and timepieces, multiple kinds of appraisals performed in front of the client, restyling of old jewelry, selling old jewelry as well as lectures and seminars. All new and established clients are welcome with or without an appointment.
Bare Med Spa - Taking care of your skin before your wedding is so important! Bare Med Spa is a full-service medical spa offering a variety of treatments, ranging from facial rejuvenation to laser hair removal to body sculpting. They have three spa locations in Kansas City, but their Park Place spa focuses on skincare, injectables, and laser treatments. They have a specific menu just for brides-to-be and wedding parties! We personally love and go to their spa!
Fun fact: you should start a monthly skincare routine at least 6 months before your big day!
Flowers, Decor & More:
Flowers By Emily - We love this local floral shop. From traditional to modern, Flowers by Emily can do it all! They offer floral design for weddings including centerpieces, bouquets, and unique arrangements. Come in and hand-pick your own bouquet, choose a special arrangement from the cooler or find that perfect gift. You may also call to have something delivered or use their convenient on-line ordering system. Whatever your preference, Flowers by Emily is devoted to providing you with outstanding customer service.
Pink Antlers Studio - Looking for wedding decor or fun items for your upcoming bridal parties?Pink Antlers Studio can assist in all of your party planning needs for your wedding and specialty parties and also offers beautiful handmade and unique items for gift-giving or decorating a home or party. Pink Antlers Studio will create the party you're envisioning from a carefully curated design studio. In addition to unique gift-giving merchandise, we offer several options for your party planning needs:
Fun Party & Event Ideas:
Pinot's Palette - Planning a bachelorette party or fun bridal shower event? Pinot's Palette is an upscale “Paint. Drink. Have Fun.” destination where anyone can be a Picasso. Two and three hour classes offer creative and artistic paintings that anyone would want to display. Patrons are encouraged to bring their own wine, beer or cocktail along with snacks to the interactive classes. This new addition to Park Place will be the perfect destination for celebrating any occasion – Girls’ Night Out, Double Date Night, Birthdays, Bachelorette Parties, and Anniversaries. The Pinot’s Palette franchise has many locations across the U.S. and is expanding rapidly. Pinot’s Palette is now open at 5235 W. 116th Place between Parisi Artisan Coffee and Bar Method.
Aloft Leawood - Overland Park - Need a unique hotel for the wedding? Travelers want more from their hotel experience than just a place to sleep, which is why Aloft is the perfect hotel for a bridal event or wedding. If you want a social environment, offering a place to relax and meet others, along with energy and ambiance, this is your hotel!