Bridal Gowns Directory
Alteration fees included and tailoring done on premises, except where otherwise noted.
The gowns on this site include best sellers like the Trinity ($1,500), which features a removable tulle skirt, and the ruffled, silk-cotton chiffon Boathouse ($775). Bridesmaid dresses are also available (from $155).
Albright Fashion Library62 Cooper Sq., nr. Astor Pl.; 212-977-7350; albrightnyc.com
Perennially chic Irene Albright’s 7,000-square-foot rent-a-frock closet brims with high-end vintage showstoppers from the likes of Balenciaga and Balmain—not to mention a whopping 7,000 pairs of shoes. Rentals start at $1,000. By appointment only.amsale.com
Amsale Aberra’s crisp made-to-order gowns go up from $3,500. For a more casual look, check out her affordable Little White Dress line (from $950). By appointment only. (good value)
Angelique Bridal Salon6 E. 45th St., nr. Fifth Ave., Ste. 1501; 212-682-0262; angeliquebridal.com
In addition to an exclusive selection of European and American designers—including Alyne by Rivini, Gemy Maalouf, Sarah Jassir, and many others—this salon offers a customization service for brides wanting to create their own looks. Custom gowns are available in eight weeks. Prices range from $1,600 to $6,000.angelolambrou.com
Ladies seeking simple silk gowns and contemporary classics with a twist (from $2,500) will love this boutique, where silhouettes are embellished with bias cuts and Lambrou’s signature wrapping and weaving. By appointment only.bergdorfgoodman.com
Jet-setters flock to this famed department store’s Art Deco wedding salon for gowns by Ines Di Santo, Oscar de la Renta, Vera Wang, Monique Lhuillier, and Marchesa, among others. Gowns start at $4,000.
This vintage-inspired bridal line offers a finely edited collection of wedding gowns, bridesmaid dresses, and accessories, including designs by Anna Sui, Tracy Reese, and others. Bridal gowns are $600 to $3,800; bridesmaid dresses, $220 to $1,200. (good value)birnbaumandbullock.com
This atelier features three lines that range from simple, classic designs to more elaborate custom numbers. The Birnbaum & Bullock Couture Collection is the most upscale, with designs ranging from $3,000 to $9,500. Appointments preferred.
From the Summer 2014 New York Wedding Guide
625 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10022 ; Tel: 212-583-1700 ; amsale.com
At the Amsale salon, receive an unparalleled experience with one-on-one guidance from an expert stylist. The salon carries the most comprehensive selection of Amsale, Christos, and Kenneth Pool gowns featuring exclusive designs found nowhere else.
- Camille La Vie
Palisades Center – 1611 Palisades Center Drive West Nyack, NY 10994 ; Tel: 845-727-7270 ; www.camillelavie.com
Camille La Vie & Group USA is a prime dress destination for prom, homecoming and all other occasions with other locations in Jersey Gardens, Secaucus and Franklin Mills Mall. Visit camillelavie.com.
- Designer Loft Bridal
226 West 37th Street, 2nd Floor New York, NY 10018 ; Tel: 212-944-9013 ; www.designerloftnyc.com
Innovative and international bridal designers such as Rosa Clara, Mathew Christopher and Pronovias collections. All bridal accessories, veils, shrugs, jewelry. Local designers for custom gowns and Seamstress on premises for tailoring and religious build ups.
- Faye Kim Designs
190 Main Street Westport, CT 06880 ; Tel: 203-226-3511 ; fayekimdesigns.com
Simple. Elegant. Timeless. Beautifully handcrafted collection of fine jewelry and custom designs for women of discerning taste. Work one on one with Faye Kim to create the perfect piece for your special day!
- Gabriella New York Bridal Salon
400 W. 14th Street, Suite 2A New York, NY 10014 ; Tel: 212-206-1915 ; www.gabriellanewyork.com
Gabriella New York is an intimate and relaxed boutique that makes wedding gown shopping memorable, personal and enjoyable. The friendly and knowledgeable consultants help each bride select the perfect gown to reflect her personal style.
- J. Scheer & Co.
23 East 81st Street, Suite 7 New York, NY, 10028 ; Tel: 212-570-1511 ; www.jscheer.com
Textile expert Jonathan Scheer subjects wedding gowns to a battery of tests to determine how best to clean them (from $495). A post-wedding preservation assignment takes eight to ten weeks. Free pickup and delivery in Manhattan.
- 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.
- Karen Willis Holmes
7 Centre Market Place New York, NY 10013 ; Tel: 646-912-9298 ; www.karenwillisholmes.com
Karen Willis Holmes is a renowned Australian designer, widely acclaimed for offering trend conscious women their perfect wedding gown. Karen's collections celebrate today's modern bride, stylish & sophisticated with a Karen Willis Holmes twist.
- Kathryn Conover Bridal Couture
363 Seventh Avenue, 21st Floor New York, NY 10001 ; Tel: 212-464-7675 ; kathrynconover.com
Whether you are wildly romantic or yearn for a sleek and classic look, we offer a collection of fully customizable gowns, working directly with our brides to create what is most beautiful for them.
- Kelly Faetanini
37 West 39th Street, Suite 404 New York, NY 10018 ; Tel: 212-944-9447 ; www.kellyfaetanini.com
Influenced by romance and whimsy, Kelly Faetanini offers brides timeless designs with a twist. Signature details include buttons from bodice to hem, customizable beading and detachable necklines giving brides multiple looks on their wedding day.
110 West 20th Street New York, NY 10011 ; Tel: 646-633-4333 ; www.kleinfeldbridal.com
Kleinfeld, the leader in bridal fashion, offers the largest selection of designer and exclusive bridal gowns and accessories. For over 70 years, Kleinfeld has been dedicated to providing unparalleled gown selection, exceptional service and personal attention to detail.
- L'Fay Bridal
5E 19th Street, 2nd Floor New York, NY 10003 ; Tel: 212-671-1051 ; www.lfay.com/ny-newyorkcity
L'Fay Bridal knows that for every bride there is the perfect wedding gown and we offer the opportunity for you to discover yours. Our collection of designer wedding dresses will turn heads everywhere you walk.
- 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 $800) and bridesmaid dresses (from $160), plus hair and makeup. Featured designers include Allure, Enzoani, Maggie Sottero and San Patrick, Jim Hjelm, Lazaro & Bari Jay.
- Oscar de la Renta
772 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10065 ; Tel: 1-888-782-6357 ; www.oscardelarenta.com
The Oscar de la Renta bridal collection includes a range of gowns and accessories including veils, shoes, fashion jewelry, and bags. The line is carried in bridal salons around the world, in addition to select Oscar de la Renta boutiques.
- Romona Keveza Collection
One Rockefeller Plaza, The Penthouse New York, New York 10020 ; Tel: 866-2ROMONA ; romonakeveza.com
Internationally renowned Romona Keveza's über chic collection of bridal and eveningwear is now being carried in one spectacular location at her NYC flagship boutique, atop the iconic One Rockefeller Plaza.
- 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 wedding gowns up to 75% off retail. Designers include Vera Wang, Ulla Maija, and Nicole Miller. Proceeds benefit education for disadvantaged children.
- Vera Wang
15 East 26th Street New York, NY 10010 ; Tel: 917-438-4812 ; www.verawang.com
Vera Wang has created a unique aspirational world that alludes to sensuality and youthful sophistication. Exquisite details, intricate draping and a nonchalant sense of style characterize the Vera Wang aesthetic.