Real Vayda Jane Brides

Meet our featured #VaydaJaneBrides! Each and every one of these ladies are such a blessing to us. We are so thankful to have been a part of their wedding planning process. We absolutely love to see where they are now after the wedding is over. It’s so wonderful keeping in touch and every bride that walks through our shop is literally family! Enjoy these little stories about our brides and we can’t wait to write yours someday! 💕✨


Cathleen

Weston and I started talking in April 2017 and went on our first date in May of 2017. He took me to the firefly, and we were there for at least 3 hours. If I remember correctly, we were even the last ones to leave the restaurant that ...

MICHELLE

Blake and I met in the summer of 2015 but never hung out together until late October of that same year. We had a lot of fun getting to know each other mostly in group settings with friends at their houses or out at the bars. In ...

Ann

Vayda Jane was so great— Michael and I both love supporting local. We love the Effingham area. I tried on dresses elsewhere and nothing was quite like the dresses at Vayda Jane. They had a certain quality about them that made a lot of ...

Shelby

Ross and I already knew each other through the small town that we live in. One day his sister-in-law suggested that we should hang out sometime and I remember telling her there was no way that would ever happen. 😂 She went ahead and gave ...

Carly

Ryan and I met in college when he asked if anyone was sitting next to me in an empty study room. I glanced around and smiled before offering him the seat next to mine. Little did we know that after a few laughs and a lot of watermelon ...

Josye

Josye and Dylan met their freshman year of high school, in 2011. They had both caught each other's eye, but never talked until someone pushed Dylan into Josye at school. Yes," Josye says, "you could say it was like a corny scene from a ...

Sydney

I had an AMAZING experience with Shelby at Vayda Jane. Shelby has so many dresses and truly hand picks dresses for you based off of your style. She is so personable and gets to know you to make the dress perfect for you. Shelby made this ...

Jessica

Jessica met her husband in May 2017 on a dating app. He says he fell in love instantly on the first date! 🥺 He planned a surprise proposal for Jessica, which she says she ruined. 🤣 Despite the pandemic altering their wedding plans, they ...