It goes without saying that finding the perfect wedding gown can be a challenge. And finding the perfect bridesmaid dress to please everyone in your wedding party? That can be an even bigger challenge. Before any stressful situations wreak havoc on your bridal party, check out our picks for stores that will provide plenty of options for your big day. We’ve included locations across the Tri-State area, including New York City, Westchester, Long Island and New Jersey. By Kelly Williams.
Here Comes the Bridesmaid
This small boutique has more than 400 styles of bridesmaids dresses. You can find everything from typical brands like Jim Hjelm to less common Siri. Dresses typically range from $150 to $360. Appointments recommended.
This well known bridal chain provides a great selection and bang for the buck. If you have a large wedding party, David’s provides a selection of styles, shapes and colors. Dresses range from $60 to $200 for designer labels like Vera Wang.
318 W. 39th St., New York, NY
Head to the Garment District for RK’s collection of bridesmaids dresses. The store features dozens of brands including staples like Watters & Watters and Bill Levkoff. Dresses range from $150 to $300. On-site alterations are a bargain at less than $65. If you find a lower price for your perfect bridesmaid dress, the store promises to beat their price by 5 percent.
This legendary go-to boutique for New York City brides provides a large selection of dresses for every taste. With over 60 designers to choose from, if you snag an appointment your bridesmaids will probably find something they agree on.
Fontanta Bridal Salon
This family owned and operated store prides itself on providing individual attention. Look here for a wide selection of gowns for bridesmaids and junior bridesmaids. You’ll find dresses from Alvina Valenta, Bill Levkoff, Jim HJelm and Lazaro. You can even track your dress order online.
House of Botticelli
For the fashionista bride, look no further than House of Botticelli for designer bridesmaids gowns. The boutique features collections from Alvina Valenta, Bill Levkoff, Jim Hjelm, Lazaro and Watters & Wtoo.
La Belle Boutique
With nearly 16 designer collections to choose from, this store provides plenty of options for every type of bride. The three-story, family owned operation has been outfitting brides and bridesmaids for almost 50 years. Look for designers from Vera Wang and Bill Levkoff to affordable styles like Bari Jay.
With locations on 5th avenue and Massapequa, this Long Island retailer is a one stop shop for bridesmaid dresses and accessories. Brides can choose from a range of designers such as Jim Hjelm, Lazaro, Alvina Valenta, Bill Levkoff, Bari Jay, and Watter and Watters. Appointments fill quickly so plan ahead.