Mon-Fri, noon-7pm; Sat-Sun, noon-5pm
L at First Ave.
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Designer Christina Kara shows off her modern twists on the traditional gown in her Soho boutique. She offers twenty customizable silhouettes for brides (from $800). Dresses can be made in six months.Sales
Group rates available for large orders.
Young professionals looking for something fashionable turn here for fresh takes on cocktail dresses ($400 to $650) and ball gowns ($1,200 to $3,000). Everything is custom-made at the in-store workshop. As a bonus, designer-owner Christina Kara offers group rates for large wedding parties.