Moceda Trunk Show

Tamzen's Bridal at Butler Manor 11 S Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA

THE MODECA STORY The Magic of Modeca For over 70 years, Modeca has making brides look gorgeous on their big day. Modeca started in The Netherlands as a little shop that sold lace, buttons and other little knick-knacks. As time marched on, Modeca successfully started designing hand crafted bridal designs. From that point on, the business flourished and Modeca has jazzed up the bridal industry ever since! The Modeca head quarters is still located in the Netherlands. MODECA COLLECTION The main Modeca Collection will still remain the flagship of the Dutch bridal house for the upcoming season, and will still be featuring ‘Dutch Design’ as its central theme. With the Modeca Collection, Head of Design Alden Misolas has given way to elegant simplicity which offers the brides more comfort and easiness on their most important day in life. For the season 2021, we will see many plain dresses with light and straight cuts, which stand out due to special detailing. Here you will find high quality and fancy fabrics as well as shiny beadings and embellishments. All in all, the fabrics remain soft and flowy, whilst silhouettes can vary from mermaid designs up to gowns with voluminous skirts. Especially the […]

Black Friday Sale

Tamzen's Bridal at Butler Manor 11 S Hanover St, Carlisle, PA

HUGE STOREWIDE SAVINGS! Stay tuned for details.....This is a sale you won't want to miss! **NOTE: Even though we have extended store hours, an appointment is a MUST!!!** Please call to schedule your appointment well in advance!    

Eddy K. Trunk Show – Sky Collection

Tamzen's Bridal at Butler Manor 11 S Hanover St, Carlisle, PA

Designed in Milan, the fashion capital of the world, and manufactured with the highest quality fabrics, Eddy K has the perfect wedding gown for every bride. From sophisticated couture gowns to elegant destination dresses, Eddy K’s attention to detail flatters all figures and offers styles for any taste or special occasion.   MY DAY HER FUTURE When you buy an Eddy K dress you make a statement. It is more than about quality and elegance, it is about the person you are. Each purchase sends a message of the desire to help girls around the world make informed choices about their future, including if, when and whom to marry.   Eddy K dress sales help fund our ongoing commitment to supporting Plan International’s Because I am a Girl initiative to end child marriage. Thank you for purchasing with purpose. Thank you for using your momentous day to send a message and end child marriage. Thank you for making #mydayherfuture.

Modeca Trunk Show – Still More Selections!

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A return encore by one of our latest designers.....Modeca! Beautiful simplicity for the 2021 season *We will be featuring additional/different styles from our November Trunk Show.* There is an air of magic and freedom on choice that will suit every bride daring for the perfect gown, being truly unique. This 2021 collection by Modeca presents variations of transparency in multiple designs - yet not unveiling too much skin. This is partly due to the fact that the lace fabrics are arranged and designed in three-dimensional structures and patterns. Puff sleeves are back - but in a very modern way of design – and these shapes are a strong statement for this season 2021. Boho styles will also still be present, but within Le Papillon by Modeca this bridal look becomes much more refined, featuring a pure couture look to discover modern sophistication. Ivory defines the main color when it comes to this collection. But surely, each bride will be aiming for the show-stopping bridal gowns from Le Papillon by Modeca designed in colors as elegant dust grey and black. These dresses are having the glamour factor, placing the bride in t  

Essense of Australia Trunk Show

Tamzen's Bridal at Butler Manor 11 S Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA

Essense of Australia Trunk Show Combining a superb fit with couture finishing, Essense of Australia brings an attention to detail that sets our wedding dresses apart from those of many other designer labels and makes your wedding truly memorable. Influenced by the fashion houses of Europe and the fashion center of New York, every Essense of Australia gown is painstakingly imagined and created by our talented and highly experienced Australian design team. At the heart of each signature Essense gown is luxurious fabric and exquisite beading. The wedding gown line offers a diverse compilation of elegantly crafted designer wedding dresses ranging from glamorous, draped Angel Satin to alluring laces and Satin Chiffon. The use of authentic Swarovski crystals and diamantés adds the perfect touch of shimmering, head-turning sparkle. Plus, with innovative couture finishing options such as a lace or zip-up back, a bride can customize her gown to best reflect her sophistication and unique style. WHAT IS A TRUNK SHOW? An Essense of Australia trunk show, simply put, is the ultimate personal bridal shopping experience. On the day of the show, an authorized bridal salon will showcase the newest wedding dresses from Essense of Australia. A bride can schedule an […]

Ice Art Fest-Downtown Carlisle

Tamzen's Bridal at Butler Manor 11 S Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA

Tamzen’s Bridal is anxiously awaiting this event! It’s one of our favorite events sponsored by the Downtown Carlisle Association. This year will feature over 70 different ice sculptures placed throughout downtown Carlisle for visitors viewing pleasure. We will be sponsoring an ice sculpture and would love for you, your family and friends to snap a picture and post it to our Instagram page! In the past, Tamzen’s Bridal has featured live models in our windows. Due to COVID restrictions, we are awaiting direction, but we will certainly be holding this activity if permitted! (Fingers crossed!)

Maritza Bridal Veils Trunk Show

Tamzen's Bridal at Butler Manor 11 S Hanover St, Carlisle, PA

Tamzen's Bridal is honored to be hosting a Maritza Bridal Veil trunk show featuring the latest wedding accessories! We will be featuring beautiful veils, hairpieces and belts that can be purchased that day!! Since 1988, Maritza Bridal Veils, a family-owned design house has been handcrafting bridal veils, headpieces and belts that add that perfect touch to your wedding day! Due to COVID, appointments are required. Please call Tamzen's Bridal to schedule your appointment today! 717.713.4628  

Eddy K. Pre-Launch Trunk Show

Tamzen's Bridal at Butler Manor 11 S Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA

Eddy K. Pre-Launch 2022 Trunk Show Tamzen's Bridal is thrilled to be hosting a Pre-Launch Event with designer Eddy K. The trunk show will be featuring gowns from the Dreams & Italia collections! Designed in Milan, the fashion capital of the world, and manufactured with the highest quality fabrics, Eddy K has the perfect wedding gown for every bride. From sophisticated couture gowns to elegant destination dresses, Eddy K’s attention to detail flatters all figures and offers styles for any taste or special occasion. Be the first to see the latest bridal fashions from Eddy K. during our Pre-Launch Trunk Show. Tamzen's Bridal will be offering a 15% discount on any bridal accessories purchased that day, when our brides purchase an Eddy K gown! MY DAY HER FUTURE When you buy an Eddy K dress you make a statement. It is more than about quality and elegance, it is about the person you are. Each purchase sends a message of the desire to help girls around the world make informed choices about their future, including if, when and whom to marry.   Eddy K dress sales help fund our ongoing commitment to supporting Plan International’s Because I am a Girl initiative to end child […]

Stella York Trunk Show

Tamzen's Bridal at Butler Manor 11 S Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA

Tamzen's Bridal is thrilled to announce their upcoming Stella York Trunk Show! ABOUT STELLA YORK Inspired by the world’s hottest red carpet trends, Stella York bridal gowns are imagined and handcrafted with stunning detail. Each gown is constructed to provide an exceptional fit and give the body perfect form, all at a competitive price. What makes Stella York continue to stand out in the world of bridal is their unique attention to detail and quality of fit in each silhouette—giving every bride, no matter their size or their budget, a truly designer experience at a fraction of the cost. Always on-trend and featuring the latest fashion-forward details seen on runways across the world, Stella York always helps brides achieve their ultimate wedding day look.

Essense of Australia Trunk Show

Tamzen's Bridal at Butler Manor 11 S Hanover St, Carlisle, PA

ABOUT ESSENSE OF AUSTRALIA Timeless, effortless and utterly romantic—the beauty found among the natural grandeur of Western Australia is the same that shines from within every Essense bride. With each new collection there brings designs to both complement her natural radiance and reflect her personal style—making her feel as if she’s fallen in love all over again. Essense of Australia offers a variety of styles in the new collection, featuring an artful blend of layered laces, timeless necklines and modern textures in every silhouette. From the frothy volume in the skirts and sleeves to the unique placement of the organic laces in scalloped trains—these details will allow brides to reminisce in classic bridal romance while stepping out in a stunning, fashion-forward piece to start their new chapter. Along with airy, embellished tulle skirts and detailed bell sleeves, the volume trend also takes on modern minimalism with clean lines and simple fabrics. Ballgown silhouettes of pure Mikado feature textured pleating, pockets and regal-inspired train details for a striking combination of simplicity and grandeur. DUE TO COVID RESTRICTIONS - Appointments are a must! Please call today to schedule your appointment or go directly to our website. We look forward to helping you […]

Madi Lane Trunk Show

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Madi Lane Trunk Show Tamzen's Bridal is thrilled to be hosting our first ever Madi Lane Trunk Show! Come see our newest designer. A trunk show is an event where a retailer will showcase a designers collection for a limited time in their store. The Madi Lane bride is unlike the bride of traditions past. She doesn't love with just her heart but her whole soul. She doesn't seek to be like those who have come before her. She desires to be nothing more than exactly who she is. Madi Lane gowns tell the tale of ‘girl meets dress’ - a timeless love story. Propelled ever forward by the beauty of art, the elegance of design, and an enduring love affair with nature, the evolution of Madi Lane is one that has taken inspiration from the journey of life itself. Madi Lane gowns are both aspirational and attainable, exclusive pieces that look, feel and read modern contemporary couture. We would kindly ask you to contact us, or go directly to our website to book your appointment. Trunk Show appointments go quickly! You won't want to miss this event.

UPCOMING CLOSINGS

Tamzen's Bridal at Butler Manor 11 S Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA

Please note the dates that we will be closed: November 24 - 25, 2021 December 24 - 25, 2021 December 31, 2021 (Closing @ 3:00 PM) January 1, 2022 Looking forward to seeing all our Brides in the New Year!

Black Friday Sale (6:00 AM – 10:00 AM)

Tamzen's Bridal at Butler Manor 11 S Hanover St, Carlisle, PA

Tamzen's Bridal Black Friday Sale This sale is only from 6:00 AM - 10:00 AM   APPOINTMENTS ARE REQUIRED! Please call in advance to schedule your appointment! (717-713-4628) This sale will feature discontinued sample wedding gowns. These gowns can not be ordered and only come in one size and/or color. HUGE SAVINGS!!!!! All SELECTED GOWNS...... $599    

2023 Eddy K Trunk Show

Tamzen's Bridal at Butler Manor 11 S Hanover St, Carlisle, PA

Be one of the first to experience the New 2023 Eddy K Collection at Tamzen's Bridal! We will be featuring two collections by the world renown designer Eddy K! (Eddy K Italia & Dreams) The gowns are absolutely stunning! You won't want to miss the opportunity to see the up and coming styles for 2023. Be sure to schedule your appointment well in advance! Please call 717.713.4628 or visit our website.  

Miss Carlisle Ice Queen Pageant

Whispering PInes of Carlisle

Who's joining us for the first annual Miss Carlisle Ice Queen Pageant on January 29th at Whispering Pines of Carlisle?  All funds raised through admissions will go towards growing the Miss Carlisle Ice Queen Pageant program in the future. The Miss Carlisle Ice Queen Pageant was created to build and inspire leaders in the Carlisle community who are dedicated to service. Through their reign, the goal of this program is to improve self-confidence, partake in various community service opportunities and to focus on the advancement of scholarship achievement. We are so excited to share that the winner of the Miss Carlisle Ice Pageant and her Alternate will earn a $1000 & $500 scholarship, respectively, after the completion of their reign, which will include supporting the local community, parades & festivals, volunteer events and community service. Come out and support our contestents!!!!      

Modeca Trunk Show

Tamzen's Bridal at Butler Manor 11 S Hanover St, Carlisle, PA

For over 70 years, Modeca has been making brides look their best on their big day. 70 years ago, Modeca started in The Netherlands as a little shop that sold lace, and buttons . Modeca successfully started designing hand crafted bridal designs. From that point on, the business flourished and Modeca has become a leader in the bridal industry ever since! The Modeca head quarters is still located in the Netherlands. Modeca is proud of their Dutch heritage, and loves to showcase their latest fashions! Tamzen's Bridal is thrilled to be hosting two trunk shows, with the second show scheduled for February 17 - 28, 2022. Each collection will feature different gowns and styles! Appointments are required. Trunk Show weekends book very quickly! Feel free to schedule your appointment on-line or feel free to call Tamzen's Bridal directly! 717.713.4628  

UPMC Carlisle Ice Art Festival 2022

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The 6th Annual UPMC Ice Art Festival in Downtown Carlisle will be held on February 4, 5, 6. Hosted by the LoveCarlisle /Downtown Carlisle Association, over 70 sculptures will populate historic downtown for your socially distanced browsing and picture taking fun. Along with the sculptures you can enjoy a few new contactless activities, refreshments, and experiences hosted by our sponsors. The festival will begin with an unveiling the UPMC Throne on Friday, February 5 at 5 pm at the Old Courthouse on the Square. Tamzen's Bridal is honored to be a proud sponsor of the 1st Annual Miss Carlisle Ice Fest. Please stop to see this year's ice sculpture and meet the court! Wear your own tiara and snap a photo!

The Magic of Modeca Trunk Show

Tamzen's Bridal at Butler Manor 11 S Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA

Join us for our Magic of Modeca Trunk Show happening February 17th through February 28th! For over 70 years, this designer has been creating exquisite designs!  This is an event you don’t want to miss! If you missed our Modeca Trunk Show in January, we are happy to share that we are hosting a second collection of Modeca gowns. Yes! This trunk show features a completely different collection from our earlier trunk show in January. More amazing gowns to see and try on! During a Trunk Show weekend event at Tamzen's Bridal, we are thrilled to showcase a larger selection of a specific designer's collection that is not typically available in-store. The benefit for you to attend a trunk show are that you’ll have the opportunity to pre shop a larger selection of gowns. More choices, more chances to say, "Yes, to the Dress!" Our trunk show weekends book up quickly so be sure to schedule your appointment early!! 717.713.4628 or book on-line by visiting our website!  

Maritza, Paisley B. & Edward Berger Hair Accessory Trunk Show

Tamzen's Bridal at Butler Manor 11 S Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA

Maritza, Paisley B. & Edward Berger Trunk Show Another fabulous weekend planned at Tamzen's Bridal. Who doesn't love a trunk show featuring THREE amazing collections of hair pieces and veils! We are featuring Maritza, Paisley B. and Edward Berger. Just outstanding quality and designs! If you are still searching for that perfect hair piece and/or veil, you won't want to miss this trunk show! Call today for an appointment. 717.713.4628      

7th Annual National Bridal Summer Event

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SEVENTH ANNUAL NATIONAL BRIDAL SALE EVENT It’s Not Just A Sale, It’s An Event The seventh annual National Bridal Summer Event (NBSE) takes place July 14-25, 2022. (Though many salons extend the event further).  Nearly 500 independent, locally-owned bridal retailers will participate in this event meant to offer brides, bridesmaids, and wedding guests an unprecedented opportunity for substantial savings. The National Bridal Summer Event has become an annual tradition for the bridal industry similar to a Black Friday or Small Business Saturday for other retail stores. It is recognized by Chase’s Calendar of Events and scheduled annually on the third Saturday in July,” says the event’s creator, Sue Maslowski, owner of Jay West Bridal in Haddonfield, N.J. “It also means brides do not have to shop the Internet for price,” Maslowski says. “They can walk into any participating bridal salon across the country on that day and touch, see and feel what they are purchasing with no surprises.  And often, they can take the gown home the same day!” THIS EVENT REQUIRES AN APPOINTMENT! Please call Tamzen's Bridal directly and we will be happy to schedule an appointment for you. 717.713.4628