The sign on the door reads 'family emergency ... closed until further notice,' but that explanation doesn't cut it for many brides-to-be with wedding plans tied to Linda Lee Bridal. 

Many customers of the Metairie wedding shop are demanding answers, according to a report from WWL-TV

“I can’t be happy,” said customer Tracie Travis in the report. “I can’t be excited for my wedding day, because I don’t have one of the most important things on a day a girl should have everything – a wedding dress.”

As of Thursday evening, there had been no additional information given as to why the shop closed. 

A social media push to aid brides affected by the closure, however, has led to plans for a dress swap this weekend

For the full report from WWL-TV, click here