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Meet Our Team

Bluebird Bridal is a team of talented and passionate women who focus on developing personal relationships and curating one-of-a-kind experiences for brides searching for their dream dress. Bluebird Bridal is proud to be a women-owned, women-operated, small business that specializes in wedding dresses, mother's dresses, tuxedo rentals and all the finishing touches needed for your big day. We are a bridal boutique for every bride and are LGBTQ+ inclusive.

At Bluebird Bridal - we are all about you!


Erin Connair

Owner & Entrepreneur

Erin is conquering the world with a Dr. Pepper in one hand and a wedding gown in the other! With the opening of Bluebird Bridal in 2016, she fulfilled a dream of providing a warm and welcoming atmosphere with a collection of dreamy gowns to satisfy a wide variety of budgets. Erin's infectious laugh and bubbly personality fills the room and makes everyone feel at ease. As an award winning wedding professional, Erin has a passion for eye popping design and top notch customer service. 

When not running her bridal empire, she enjoys spending quality time with her husband Tim,  playing with her precious children, Wells & Penny, loving on her fur babies and binge watching all the latest reality TV shows.

Chloe Taylor

Marketing Director & Bridal Stylist

Chloe is a small town girl, now living her best life in the Queen City! She loves spending time with friends and family, going to the lake, and anything related to fashion. Wanna know the latest trends?! Ask her! 

Chloe’s sweet Southern charm and kind personality will make any bride feel welcome!  


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Shelby Hopkins

Operations Manager & Bridal Stylist

Shelby was born and raised in South Florida, but followed her southern heart to North Carolina in 2021. If she's not at the shop you can catch her in the woods hiking or hunting. Even as our resident hunting chick, weddings are truly all she knows! From wedding planning, catering specialist and photography sales, she has dabbled in all parts of the wedding industry. Helping brides find their dress is her absolute favorite part of the wedding process!



Laura Stump 



  • Mommy to Archer

  • Lover of spicy foods

  • Passionate about traveling and exploring the world

  • Has worked in the wedding industry for over a decade


Carly Nelson


  • Visited 32 out of 50 states

  • Has two crazy, yet lovable dogs

  • Plants + Coffee Mugs = her BFF

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Mackenzie Giba


  • Still has one baby tooth

  • Can recite every line in Twilight
  • Miley Cyrus is her cousin by marriage
  • Studied abroad in Italy in college
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