Omaha Fashion Week kicked off its August season with the debut of Omaha Wedding Salon, a fashionable bridal showcase featuring glamorous runway scenes and a vendor market for guests to browse all evening!

The evening kicked off with the Pretty in Patina Party, where guests snapped photos on the Borsheims Red Carpet, sipped cocktails from the Absolut Elyx Bar, browsed luxury vehicles in the H&H Premier Vehicle Showcase, and even treated themselves to on-site manicures at the Borsheims Sparkle & Shine Nail BarBrandeis Catering provided complimentary hors d’oeuvres for all.

Alexandra Stone of KETV Newswatch 7 took guests through the evening as emcee. Rhylan Lang started the show, filling the Allure Med Spa Runway to Beauty with elegant silhouettes of all kinds. Ready or Knot got creative with floral bouquets, incorporating balloons and other exciting elements, while Ellynne Bridal introduced splashes of color with fabulous patterns and on-trend wedding and bridesmaids dress. Blush Bridal Boutique sent elegance and grace down the runway with a variety of lace trends. Hannah Caroline Couture showed custom made gowns created from unique materials, and featured men’s wear from Tip Top TuxBridal Traditions concluded the runway show with both men’s and women’s bridal and party wear. All of the bridal runway looks were beautifully complimented with hair and makeup by Garbo’s Salon and Spa

Guests were able to shop the packed bridal vendor market before and in between runway shows. The vendor market was a bride and groom’s paradise, filled with bridal boutiques, hors d'oeuvres, tablescapes, floral arrangements and more!

Follow us on Facebook and Instagram all week for more behind-the-scenes looks at Omaha Fashion Week! Stay tuned for last night's Borsheims Red Carpet photos, runway photos by Heather & Jameson, and behind-the-scenes photos from Michael Pysh!

TONIGHT: Join us for our BALANCE Emerging Designer Showcase! Tickets are still available here!