For Mothers of the Bride
This midtown atelier stocks sophisticated floor-length gowns ($1,500 to $4,000), but also boasts a wide array of mom-appropriate cocktail dresses (from $895). It does custom orders, but will also do meticulous alterations to off-the-rack dresses.eleanorschain.com
At this 40-year-old Brooklyn atelier, mothers of the bride can select custom suits or designer evening gowns (Liancarlo, Alex Teih, Stephen Yearick), and Schain’s team of expert seamstresses will ensure the most flattering fit. Prices upon request.
From the Summer 2013 New York Wedding Guide
- Lotus Bridal
1822 Avenue U Brooklyn, NY 11229 ; Tel: 718-332-4385 ; www.lotusbridal.com
Premier New York bridal salon in Brooklyn with exceptional service, featuring an amazing selection of wedding gowns, bridesmaid dresses and bridal accessories. Designers include Allure, Maggie Sottero, Enzoani, Jim Hjelm, Lazaro and Essense of Australia.
- M&J Bridal Salon
Tel: 212-704-8017 ; www.mjbridalsalon.com
M&J Bridal Salon gives brides a "one-stop shop" experience offering striking array of bridal accessories ranging from Swarovski jewelry to customized veils to crystal trims for bridal belts and much more. Our stylists are committed to helping our brides achieve their vision for their special day!
- 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.