Detroit, MI – On Thursday, February 4, 2016, television personality and esteemed bridal consultant Keasha Rigsby opened a US flagship wedding gown store, Beautiful Bridal with Keasha Rigsby, in downtown Detroit. Rigsby is internationally known for her work as one of the stars of TLC’s hit reality series Say Yes to the Dress and TV One & Hulu’s Keasha’s Perfect Dress. Rigsby’s new bridal boutique is housed in a converted 20th century mansion located at 2921 East Jefferson Avenue.
Beautiful Bridal with Keasha Rigsby is the only upscale bridal boutique in the Motor City, Detroit; offering brides a glamorous and elegant shopping experience, the pioneering upscale store showcases a carefully curated collection of designer bridal gowns through appointment-only one-on-one consultations with Ms. Rigsby herself. "I love each and every bride," says Rigsby. "I like to imagine that each one is my daughter that I'm dressing for her wedding! I have three sons!!", she laughs.
“What you have here now in Detroit is a world renowned bridal stylist. Her television episodes reach around the globe from USA to Europe and Latin America to as far away as the Philippines and Sub Sahara Africa,” says Beautiful Bridal Co-Founder Vallery Hyduk.
KEASHA RIGSBY - a powerhouse in the world of bridal wear. She spent a decade honing her consulting skills at Kleinfeld in Manhattan. There she became one of the most outstanding Bridal Consultants on staff and one of the most endearing characters on the store's hit TLC’s reality series Say Yes To The Dress. . In 2015, Keasha starred in her own spin-off reality series entitled Keasha’s Perfect Dress, produced by Peace Point Entertainment Group, which aired on TV One , Slice Network, Amazon and Hulu as well as over 25 countries around the world. Keasha is excited about her latest endeavor - Beautiful Bridal with Keasha Rigsby.
VALLERY HYDUK comes to the bridal business directly from a 20-year career as a television executive - Vice President and Co-Owner of Peace Point Entertainment Group, a leading international television production company. Vallery was directly responsible for the creation and production of 16 various television series, spanning 30 seasons of broadcast television, and 8 documentaries shown across a myriad of popular channels. Keasha's Perfect Dress was among her productions - where she came to meet Keasha Rigsby. Other network series television Vallery created and produced include: Food Truck Face Off on Food Network, hosted by The Bachelor, Jessie Palmer; Bulloch Family Ranch on UpTV featuring the loveable Bulloch Family; Colin & Justin's Cabin Pressure on Cottage Life, staring the famous Scottish design duo, Justin Ryan & Collin Mcallister; Fresh with Anna Olson on Ion Television, and Food Network, showcasing master chef and pastry chef, Anna Olson's delectable creations; Ed's Up starring rock star Ed Robertson of the Barenaked Ladies; Vancouver Olympics and the London Olympic Games, broadcast specials, entitled Superbodies, starring Dr. Greg Wells; and Reality Obsessed on ION Television, with quirky host Murtz Jaffer, who is truly obsessed with Reality TV.
Vallery's alma mater is the University of Michigan where she was an All-American athlete and Big Ten Champion. Vallery is also theauthor of 3 Editions of the Zagat Survey and a young adult novel entitled Swim to Win. Vallery is keenly interested and deeply vested in the revitalization of Detroit.