Carolina Amato424 Fifth Ave., at 38th St. at Lord & Taylor; 212-391-3287; carolinaamato.com
With more than thirty years of experience, this accessory designer’s signature gloves can be found in department and specialty stores around the world. A delicate white cotton crochet pair ($40) evokes a Gone With the Wind–era Southern charm, while the white leather bow driving gloves ($60) create an edgier look.
Finale Gloves877-755-4920; finalegloves.com
For over 50 years, this company has supplied gloves in cotton, silk, satin, and velvet, and in styles from wrist-length to over-the-elbow. Prices range from $3 to $100.lacrasiagloves.com
Brides seeking Old Hollywood glamour can choose from a selection of waltz-worthy gloves, including silk stretch opera-length ($100) and white leather Debutante ($200) styles.
From the Summer 2013 New York Wedding Guide
- Designer Loft
226 West 37th Street, 2nd Floor New York, NY ; Tel: 212-944-9013 ; www.designerloftnyc.com
Upscale atelier with over 15 bridal designers. Full service salon with alterations and custom build ups. Mother of the Bride, Bridesmaid and all bridal accessories. Unique and inspired selection.
- Jana Starr Antique and Bridal
245 East 87th Street #14-D, nr. 2nd Avenue New York, NY 10128 ; Tel: 212-861-8256 ; www.janastarr.com
Jana Starr creates one-of-a-kind wedding gowns from 100-year old handmade lace. These unique creations offer the best of two worlds: sexy, modern shapes with old-world craftsmanship and detail. (from $2,500). Also a collection of antique veils.
- Lotus Bridal
1822 Avenue U Brooklyn, NY 11229 ; Tel: 718-332-4385 ; www.lotusbridal.com
This one-stop shop for brides has elegant designer gowns (from $900), bridesmaid dresses (from $180), mothers gowns, veils, headpieces, belts & shoes. Featured designers include Allure, Enzoani, Maggie Sottero, San Patrick, Jim Hjelm Occasions and Noir by Lazaro.
- M&J Bridal Salon
1008 Sixth Avenue New York, NY 10018 ; Tel: 212-704-8017 ; mjbridalsalon.com
M&J's exquisite new bridal salon has a beautiful selection of Swarovski headpieces, veils, Swarovski jewelry, handmade silk flowers, handbags & much more. We also design and create custom veils for our brides.
- Michelle New York Brides
396 Atlantic Avenue, near Bond Street Brooklyn, NY 11217 ; Tel: 718-643-1680 ; www.michellenewyorkbrides.com
Michelle New York Brides is a modern bridal salon with an innovative approach. Wedding gowns are displayed for the bride's visual pleasure in a gallery like setting. The salon carries wedding gowns, headpieces, and accessories.
- The Bridal Garden
54 West 21st Street, Suite 901 New York, NY 10010 ; Tel: 212-252-0661 ; www.bridalgarden.org
We are a not-for-profit bridal boutique that sells designer gowns, veils, and accessories up to 80% off retail. Designers include Vera Wang, Ulla Maija, Judd Waddell, and many more. Proceeds benefit NYC children's education.
- The White Gown
69 Jay Street Brooklyn, NY 11201 ; Tel: 718-222-4696 ; www.thewhitegown.com
The White Gown offers unparalleled customer service for brides looking for a low-pressure, high quality experience. Collections include bridal gowns, bridesmaids, veils and other hair accessories, shoes and jewelry. Prices ranging from $1,500-$5,000 for bridal.