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An Affair of the Heart

Colorado Springs , CO

LOCATION

3015 Simms Rd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80907 US (map)

PHONE

719-635-7197

WEBSITE

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ABOUT US

An Affair of the Heart wedding shop was established in 2002 by my daughter in Denver, CO the first year of her marriage. After a few months I joined her in the business in the Colorado... Read more
An Affair of the Heart wedding shop was established in 2002 by my daughter in Denver, CO the first year of her marriage. After a few months I joined her in the business in the Colorado Springs area. From there, the business grew to offer more wedding dresses, veils and invitations. Our purpose is to help engaged couples save on the cost of their wedding. We offer beautiful designer gowns that have been discontinued yet still in style for a fraction of the retail cost so you are able to save hundreds of dollars on your wedding gown. Quality veils by Illusions bridal, AA Bridal, Ansonia and more are priced at great prices. Invitations are 15% off your total order when ordered on-line or in the shop. Call now for your personal appointment.

My Best to You,

Patricia (owner of An Affair of the Heart)

Phone: (719) 635-7197

Fax: (719) 632-6383

anaffairoftheheart@msn.com

www.affairoftheheart.carlsoncraft.com

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INFO FOR DRESS & ATTIRE

Who do you provide services for?
Bride, Bridesmaids, Flower Girls, Groom, Groomsmen, Mother of the Bride, Mother of the Groom, Ring Bearers
What accessories do you provide?
Garters, Hair Accessories, Jewelry, Shoes, Undergarments, Veils
Does a client need to schedule an appointment? How do the client appointments work?
Yes,I dedicate my time and attention to one bride at a time. This way they get great personal service and I am able to answer any questions they may have without needing to tend to someone else.
What is the typical turn-around time for a dress?
For the dresses that are special ordered, it takes 4 months but with a rush charge can come in sooner. Most of my dresses are one of a kind dresses that are bought off the rack. So if you have a quick wedding or some catastrophy with your gown, you can call me!
Do you carry new or once worn gowns?
I aquire new and sample gowns from several sources.
How often do you receive new dresses?
It depends on how good my in-stock gowns are selling and if my vendors I buy from have some fantastic deals for me!
Do you provide any guarantees/warrantees of any kind?
Any special order that is placed is a final sale. Most if not all bridal shops have a final sale policy.
Do you have a seamstress onsite?
My seamtress works out of her home so this saves my customers money because I don't take any payment for her work.
In addition to wedding dresses, what other products do you sell?
30% Discount on wedding invitations, MacKenzie Michaels bridesmaids, veils, tiaras, hair accessories, flower girl dresses, boys suits and tuxedos, shoes, ceremony accessories, reception accessories, gifts, favors, wedding gown preservation, invitations, undergarments and petticoats, and jewelry.

INFO FOR FAVORS & GIFTS

Do you offer a catalog of products or custom products?
Catalog Products, Custom Products
Do you handle design, printing, and assembly?
Printing

INFO FOR INVITATIONS

Do you offer a catalog of products or custom products?
Catalog Products, Custom Products
What specialty products do you provide?
Embossed, Engraving, Letterpress, Recycled Paper
Describe the types of invitations that you offer:
Standard invitations from Carlson Craft, Birchcraft and Stylart. The average price is .79 to $3. Custom invitations from Charu Papers, K Paper Craft and Arabella. Average price for custom is $4.50 to $8. Box invitations and scroll invitations are also offered.
What is your average turnaround time, from initial contact to shipment?
1 1/2 weeks for standard. Custom takes up to 1 1/2 months.
Are you able to meet clients in person to showcase your product?
Yes. I have invitation books in my shop. For the custom invitations, paper and card samples are in the shop.
Is there a minimum order requirement?
Yes. The minimum amount is 25 pieces.

INFO FOR JEWELRY

What kind of jewelry do you offer?
Costume Accessories

REVIEWS

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Janny
Wedding:
8/8/2015
5.0/5.0
Patty was great! I was so suprised that I found such an exquisite organza dress! Fell in love with it! Patty has great taste in chosing her gowns!
Patty was great! I was so suprised that I found such an exquisite organza dress! Fell in love with it! Patty has great Read more...
Patty was great! I was so suprised that I found such an exquisite organza dress! Fell in love with it! Patty has great taste in chosing her gowns! Read less
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An Affair of the Heart responded with the following comments:

Thank you, Janny. You will look exquisite on your wedding day! Patty
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Anonymous
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5.0/5.0
Personal service with a unique selection
Personal service with a unique selection
Personal service with a unique selection Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
[Private]
5.0/5.0
I got a beautiful new lace wedding dress for under $500 and am in love!!! Thanks so much to Patricia who was so patient helping me try on dress after dress until I found "the one". She was super flexible, friendly, and knowledgeable. I can't wait for my future husband to see it on me!
I got a beautiful new lace wedding dress for under $500 and am in love!!! Thanks so much to Patricia who was so patient Read more...
I got a beautiful new lace wedding dress for under $500 and am in love!!! Thanks so much to Patricia who was so patient helping me try on dress after dress until I found "the one". She was super flexible, friendly, and knowledgeable. I can't wait for my future husband to see it on me! Read less
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An Affair of the Heart responded with the following comments:

I'm so happy that I was able to help you find the perfect dress. You look just fabulous in it. I'm so happy that I was able to help you find the perfect dress. You look fabulous in it!
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Anonymous
Wedding:
[Private]
5.0/5.0
I had been looking all over for the perfect wedding dress at an affordable price. I felt I was never going to find the dress, until I went to Affair of the Heart. I was a little bit iffy about going to a small place at someone's home address, but when I got inside I was AMAZED at all the dresses! She had more desirable dresses in that one room than I had seen in the past 3 shops I had been to. Also, there's no beating the price! I definitely recommend Affair of the Heart.
I had been looking all over for the perfect wedding dress at an affordable price. I felt I was never going to find the Read more...
I had been looking all over for the perfect wedding dress at an affordable price. I felt I was never going to find the dress, until I went to Affair of the Heart. I was a little bit iffy about going to a small place at someone's home address, but when I got inside I was AMAZED at all the dresses! She had more desirable dresses in that one room than I had seen in the past 3 shops I had been to. Also, there's no beating the price! I definitely recommend Affair of the Heart. Read less
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nikki
Wedding:
10/18/2014
5.0/5.0
Awesome service and affordable prices!
Awesome service and affordable prices!
Awesome service and affordable prices! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
Such a wonderful experience! Patty is phenomenal and has an amazing selection for women of all sizes! So much better than the franchise bridal shops
Such a wonderful experience! Patty is phenomenal and has an amazing selection for women of all sizes! So much better than Read more...
Such a wonderful experience! Patty is phenomenal and has an amazing selection for women of all sizes! So much better than the franchise bridal shops Read less
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An Affair of the Heart responded with the following comments:

Thank you Lauren, it was a pleasure working with you.
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Melanie
Wedding:
9/1/2014
5.0/5.0
Patty was very easy to work with due to her pleasant and patient personality.
Patty was very easy to work with due to her pleasant and patient personality.
Patty was very easy to work with due to her pleasant and patient personality. Read less
Services Used: Dress & Attire, Jewelry
An Affair of the Heart responded with the following comments:

Thank you Melanie, You look stunning in this wedding dress and will be a beautiful bride on your special day! Best Wishes, Patty
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Emily
Wedding:
8/8/2014
5.0/5.0
Patsy was amazing! We shopped our options, all over Denver and finally David's Bridal walking away with some experience and a few extremely colorful customer service anecdotes but no dress. Patsy was extremely flexible, fitting us in a moments notice. She took care of us with kindness, care and no rush. One and a half hours later she set aside two dresses for me until my mom could come back and help me make the final choice. The dress was a steal, almost exactly what I wanted topped off by a recommendation to an expert seamstress to make it just so. I recommend her constantly now. Thank you, Patsy!
Patsy was amazing! We shopped our options, all over Denver and finally David's Bridal walking away with some experience Read more...
Patsy was amazing! We shopped our options, all over Denver and finally David's Bridal walking away with some experience and a few extremely colorful customer service anecdotes but no dress. Patsy was extremely flexible, fitting us in a moments notice. She took care of us with kindness, care and no rush. One and a half hours later she set aside two dresses for me until my mom could come back and help me make the final choice. The dress was a steal, almost exactly what I wanted topped off by a recommendation to an expert seamstress to make it just so. I recommend her constantly now. Thank you, Patsy! Read less
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An Affair of the Heart responded with the following comments:

Emily, it was my pleasure working with you and your mom. Your dress is going to look beautiful on your wedding day. Thank You, Patty
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Danielle
Wedding:
7/12/2014
5.0/5.0
Patricia was very helpful and listened to everything I wanted. She offered lots of services that my fiancé and I will take advantage of. The dressed were beautiful and extremely reasonably priced. I wouldn't mind buying another dress here in the future again!!
Patricia was very helpful and listened to everything I wanted. She offered lots of services that my fiancé and I will take Read more...
Patricia was very helpful and listened to everything I wanted. She offered lots of services that my fiancé and I will take advantage of. The dressed were beautiful and extremely reasonably priced. I wouldn't mind buying another dress here in the future again!! Read less
Services Used: Dress & Attire, Invitations, Jewelry
An Affair of the Heart responded with the following comments:

Thank you, Danielle. I am very passionate about helping a bride find the perfect designer gown. The dress is perfect for you! Best Wishes, Patricia
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Chelsey
Wedding:
6/28/2014
5.0/5.0
Patty the store owner was amazing and really helped me pick out the perfect wedding dress for my BIG day! She was professional and treated me like a princess making sure I found the exact dress I had imagined wearing! I love my dress Patty thanks so much! I also love the price very affordable! For all you brides searching for the perfect wedding dress make sure you stop by An Affair Of The Heart!!!!! There are many dresses to choose from and I know without a doubt you will be able to find the ONE, just as I did :)
Patty the store owner was amazing and really helped me pick out the perfect wedding dress for my BIG day! She was Read more...
Patty the store owner was amazing and really helped me pick out the perfect wedding dress for my BIG day! She was professional and treated me like a princess making sure I found the exact dress I had imagined wearing! I love my dress Patty thanks so much! I also love the price very affordable! For all you brides searching for the perfect wedding dress make sure you stop by An Affair Of The Heart!!!!! There are many dresses to choose from and I know without a doubt you will be able to find the ONE, just as I did :) Read less
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An Affair of the Heart responded with the following comments:

Chelsey, it was a pleasure helping you out! The dress you chose is so beautiful on you. Please have a great time planning the rest of your wedding!! Patty

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