About Us

The Store

Belle Vogue Bridal opened in 2011, and has quickly risen to become one of Kansas City’s leading bridal boutiques, committed to providing a personal and unforgettable shopping experience for every bride who walks through our doors. Featuring a warm, inviting showroom where you can browse our entire inventory, six private fitting rooms with seating for family and friends, and a staff of knowledgeable stylists, our store is an essential shopping destination for Midwest brides-to-be. Belle Vogue is conveniently located off I-35 in the Kansas City suburb of Overland Park.

The Designers

Belle Vogue is proud to be the only bridal retailer in Kansas City to carry award-winning bridal designers Essense of Australia, Stella York and Martina Liana, as well as bridesmaid label Sorella Vita. Boasting superior construction, fashion-forward styling and a wide range of prices to fit every bridal budget, our curated collection of wedding dresses and bridesmaids gowns offers something for every bride, whether she’s traditional, glam or boho.

The Team

We love our jobs at Belle Vogue because we get to help dreams come true every day. We know how important your dress shopping experience is—it’s a once-in-a-lifetime event, shared with your closest family and friends. Our team is made up of friendly, experienced stylists whose goal is to make you feel comfortable and confident trying on gowns. We are grateful for the opportunity to be a part of your big day and can’t wait to help you find “the one.”

Andy Schank, Manager

Andy – Store Manager

Three words to describe Andy are fun, fresh and quirky. He is Belle Vogue Bridal’s fearless leader and has worked at the store since 2014. He loves Adele and considers himself a foodie, so he’s always trying new restaurants. Andy’s advice for brides is to keep your group small; bring those whose opinions mean the most. Fun fact: He was a dancer for 11 years!

Bethany, Stylist

Bethany – Stylist

Bethany has worked in the bridal industry since she was 15 years old and loves seeing the trends evolve over time. She describes herself as energetic, outgoing and passionate, and when she’s not at Belle Vogue, you’ll find her singing karaoke, playing pool or going to baseball games. Her advice to brides is don’t let the opinions of others alter your wedding vision. Fun fact: She has a dog named Qtip!

Shannon, Assistant Retail Manager

Shannon – Assistant Manager

Shannon’s favorite part about working at Belle Vogue is hearing each bride’s unique love story — how they met, how they got engaged and how they envision their big day. Shannon is creative, determined and friendly, and she loves discovering hidden local gems in Kansas City. Fun fact: She was named “Most Romantic” in high school (a very fitting title for someone in the bridal industry!).

Paola, Stylist

Paola – Stylist

A stylist at Belle Vogue since June 2017, Paola is positive, cheerful and patient. She loves spending time with friends and family, and exploring new places to eat (especially Thai food!). Paola loves seeing the sparkle on a bride’s face when she’s found her wedding gown. Her advice is to step outside your comfort zone because you never know what you might find! Fun fact: She’s originally from Chicago!

Dana, Assistant Manager

Dana – Assistant Manager

Dana describes herself as methodical, vibrant and assertive. She loves working in bridal because she gets to be a part of each bride’s special story. Outside of work, you can find Dana cheering for the Chiefs, Royals and K-State. Her advice to new brides is to keep an open mind; it’s always the dress you didn’t expect! Fun fact: She showed horses for 20+ years!

Monica, Stylist

Monica – Stylist

Monica describes herself as compassionate, accountable and dedicated. As a former Industrial Engineer, she finds her career in bridal fulfilling because she loves making people happy. When not helping brides find their dresses at Belle Vogue, you’ll find Monica traveling, researching home design, eating sushi or spending time with her kids. Fun fact: She was born in Lima, Peru!