Veils Store Directory
These elegant and understated headpieces and veils have chic embellishments, such as ribbons, pearls, feathers, and Swarovski crystals ($60 to $500). By appointment only. (good value)bridalveilfallsnyc.com
Owner Margaret Duncan specializes in restoring vintage veils, but she can also custom-make new pieces using an array of fabrics. Veils, tiaras, feather fascinators, and flower-girl headpieces range from $90 to $750. (good value)
Emily Martin offers veils in varying lengths and styles, with details like organza trim or bead-embroidered edges. Birdcarge veils start at $100 and traditional tulle veils at $125. (good value)ellenchristine.com
Former costumer Christine skillfully turns out custom hats and headpieces. Expect creations adorned with handmade flowers and vintage veiling; bridal hats from $350. By appointment only.
This rental service ships designer bridal accessories (think Jenny Yoo and Stephanie Browne) to your door for a fraction of the retail price. Browse an extensive collection of headpieces, veils, tiaras, headbands, hairpins, and combs, as well as jewelry, belts, and sashes.
Designer Thea Bloch-Neal offers a variety of delicate headpieces, birdcage veils, belts, and sashes that have a vintage vibe. Prices are $65 to $500, and custom pieces are also available.
A go-to for handmade headpieces, barrettes, and combs ($68 to $1,250), Behr's bridal collections features French veils with hand-dyed silk flowers and versions with pearls and crystals ($68 to $1,250). (good value)kelima.com
A destination for imaginative and couture-quality bridal accessories, Kelima K designs custom-made veils, headpieces, wraps, and shrugs in this studio. Prices upon request. By appointment only.leahc.com
Leah Chalfen’s custom featherwork and wide-net veiling ($250 to $1,250) have been featured in high-profile editorials. Her designs combine a modern edge with a bygone feel. By appointment only.
M&J Bridal Salon1008 Sixth Ave., nr. 38th St.; 212-704-8017; mjbridalsalon.com
At the sister store of M&J Trimming, brides can choose from an extensive selection of headpieces with embellishments like Swarovski crystals and silk flowers. Ready-to-wear veils, tiaras, and combs start at $250. A selection of bridal gloves, jewelry, shoes and handbags is also available.monvieve.com
This Italian brand takes a personalized approach, creating veils ($500 to $6,000) from Italian-made tulle and Chantilly lace that will perfectly match your gown. Custom work is available. By appointment only.
Regina B.904 Avenue U, nr. 9th St., Sheepshead Bay; 212-643-2939; reginab.com
Brides in search of affordable headpieces find more than 300 styles here, including intricate mother-of-pearl flower combs, all handmade in New York City. Hair combs from $135; veils from $50. (good value)sposabellacouture.com
This one-stop shop carries over 350 headpieces (from $99 to $2,000) and 200 veils ($100 to $3,000). It also designs variations of the tux for brides.sposabellalace.com
Sposabella crafts beaded headpieces from a variety of elegant fabrics and is known for quickly rendered custom work (turnaround is seven days). Simple veils start at $65; long mantillas with lace trim from $350 (good value)suzannehats.com
After hitting nearby Reem Acra and Amsale, brides come to this elegant boutique for attention-grabbing custom headpieces, hats, and veils (from $500).
From the Summer 2014 New York Wedding Guide
- 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.
- 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.
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.
- 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.