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Open House May 3 Ad
This event will be held at The Brides Project shop:
1677 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 email:

Are you coming on May 3rd? Please take a look at our helpful guidelines:

1. Brides may bring a maximum of 2 guests because of space constraints.

2. No small children please.

3. No food or beverages.

4. No makeup on the bride. Please also refrain from wearing bronzer or recently-applied self-tanner, as these can rub off on the dresses as well.

5. Bring your credit card. Cash and checks cannot be accepted.

6. We cannot hold dresses.

Recent Events

Kensington Court’s 2015 Bridal Showcase

Event details

When Mar 8, 2015 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
(1 day event)
Where Kensington Court
610 Hilton Blvd
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Cost Complimentary Admission
RSVP before February 28, 2015 & be entered in a drawing for a free night stay with a romance package. RSVP: Come enjoy Complimentary Admission, Hors d’oeuvres, Vendor Exhibits & Door Prizes!

Whimsical Occasions Wedding Event Show

The Brides Project of Ann Arbor will help you find your perfect wedding dress. Hundreds of designer, off the rack, new & used, wedding gowns in all styles, sizes and to fit all budgets for sale right at the show. Proceeds from gown sales benefit The Cancer Support Community of Greater Ann Arbor.

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Super Bride Sunday

The Brides Project Open House Feb. 2015

Trunk Show
Thank you to our fantastic team of volunteer bridal consultants for making our recent Trunk Show a success!  And thank you to all the brides who came by to try on wedding gowns – we hope you found your perfect dress!

If you are still looking for your wedding dress, please make an appointment to visit us at our shop on Plymouth Road.

Questions?  Please contact us at: or (734)-975-2500

The wedding dress sweepstakes is now closed.  Congratulations to our winner!

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Enter our “Wedding Dress Sweepstakes” and be eligible for up to a $600 credit towards the purchase of your dress from The Brides Project, a d/b/a of The Cancer Support Community of Greater Ann Arbor.  The credit is only available for dresses in stock at The Brides Project. The credit will be applied to your purchase price.  If you purchased your dress during the weekend of October 18th and 19th, 2014, your credit will be in the form of a reimbursement to your purchase price on your method of payment. The Brides Project return policy applies to any dress awarded in this Sweepstakes. The credit awarded will not exceed the purchase price of the wedding dress.
 Entries must be received by October 19th, 2014.  A random drawing for the winner will be held on October 20th, 2014.  There will only be one (1) prize awarded. The credit awarded may only be used for wedding dresses purchased between October 18th, 2014 and December 31st, 2014.
 No purchase necessary to enter the drawing.  You will be contacted by telephone or email by The Brides Project to claim your prize. Prize must be claimed within 30 days of notification.  Failure to claim your prize will result in the forfeiture of the prize and a new winner will be drawn. 
 The winner is responsible for payment of any taxes.  A W-9 may be issued by the Cancer Support Community of Greater Ann Arbor for the value of the credit.   
 You agree to complete our entry form to enter the Sweepstakes.  If you win, you agree to complete an IRS Form W-9 for tax reporting, and a media release if requested.  By providing us the entry form, you agree that The Brides Project may contact you by email or telephone regarding the results of this sweepstakes, and you agree to accept communications from The Brides Project and the Cancer Support Community of Greater Ann Arbor by email, post and telephone.
 Only one entry per individual. You must enter in person. 
 Must be a U.S. resident to enter; void where prohibited by law. 

Open Hours Sales Event

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Ypsilanti Color Run

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When you purchase your ticket through us, 50% of the money is donated back to The Brides Project and Cancer Support Community of Greater Ann Arbor.
June 21 at 8am, Riverside Park in Ypsilanti, MI.

Ticket info:

Fabric Gown Sale


The Brides Project Open Hours Sales Event

Photo:  Melanie Reyes Photography

Saturday, March 29th
from 10am to 6pm

Normally open by appointment only, we offered special, convenient walk-in hours at our shop on this day.  Our volunteer bridal consultants were available to assist two brides at a time on a first come, first served basis.

As always, all proceeds from The Brides Project went to the
Cancer Support Community of Greater Ann Arbor.

Trunk Show

We were thrilled to hold our first-ever trunk show at the Cancer Support Community on January 25th & 26th, 2014.  Here is the recap and event photos!

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Photo: Jen Knivilia

Thank you to all our friends who helped us make a difference in the lives of people touched by cancer.

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‘To Have & Hold’ Bridal Show
Presented by Your Every Heart’s Desire Wedding & Event Design

24900 Brest Road
Taylor, MI 48180





September 29, 2013
Whimsical Occasions Wedding Event Show

Read more about the event on our blog! 


The Color Run 5k - Lansing, Michigan

The Color Run 5k – Lansing, Michigan

July 13, 2013
The Color Run 5K Lansing

The Color Run™, also known as the Happiest 5k on the Planet, is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness, individuality, and giving back to the community. The Brides Project team wore bridal attire in the event.



April 5, 2013
Ann Arbor FestiFools FoolMoon Celebration and The Bride’s Project

Volunteers participating in Ann Arbor’s Annual FestiFools Fool Moon Celebration promoted the Bride’s Project mission.

Also see the FestiFools Video



Elegant Winter Bridal Show
Sunday, January 20, 2013
Briarwood Mall
Ann Arbor, MI

Walk-in appointments this Saturday only
(Normally open by appointment).