The Ultimate Bride 1115 S Big Bend Blvd, Saint Louis, MO63117 The Ultimate Bride sells all kinds of wedding-related apparel. Customers are helped by a sales associate in choosing the…More best dress for the occasion. Dresses available are for bridesmaids, flower girls, mothers of wedding and special occasions and brides. The store has shoes, veils and headpieces for sale, as well. Employees can do alterations and measurements.
Fleur De Lis Bridal Boutique 8109 Maryland Ave, Clayton, MO63105 Fleur De Lis is a mother-and-daughter-owned bridal boutique. Popular products include couture bridal gowns, headpieces,…More veils and designer jewelry. Designers featured at this boutique include Judd Waddell, Elizabeth Fillmore, Junko Yoshioka, Liancarlo, Rivini and Erin Cole. Call ahead to schedule an appointment.
The Franciscan Sisters of Mary began in 1872 when Mother Mary Odilia Berger and five companions arrived on the St.…More Louis riverfront with the mission of caring for the poor and sick, regardless of their ability to pay. Over the years, the order grew. It built hospitals, nursing schools and other health-care facilities that became SSM Health Care, which serves more than two million people annually in Missouri, Illinois, Wisconsin and Oklahoma.
The Franciscan Sisters of Mary continue to sponsor SSM Health Care, as well as Almost Home, a safe transitional home for homeless teenage mothers and their children, and Woman’s Place, a safe drop-in haven for women suffering domestic abuse.
The order also is committed to caring for the earth by working to halt and reverse the factors that cause climate change. While most of the Franciscan Sisters of Mary live in St. Louis, some sisters are pursuing ministry in Texas, Wisconsin, Illinois, Ohio and other parts of Missouri.
Red Ribbon Shoe Repair & Alterations 7820 Forsyth Blvd, Saint Louis, MO63105 This shop was started in 1994 in Clayton. The young man and his mother who own and work here repair and resole any kind…More of shoes and make any clothing alterations. The store also sells laces, shoe cream and dye for shoes. If you want a bargain, stop in and browse the quality repaired shoes that were never picked up, and are now for sale.