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Dresses and Gowns
Bella Bianca Bridal Couture
Now with two locations in Chicago and Oak Brook, this fabulous boutique showcases couture bridal fashion in a luxe setting featuring collections from Ines Di Santo, Lazaro, Judd Waddell, Christos, Rivini and more. Look for gowns for attendants and mothers as well as accessories by Maria Elena Headpieces, Haute Bride and Susan Allen.
Belle Vie Bridal Couture
Belle Vie Bridal Couture offers luxury bridal attire and accessories. Owner Amanda Bonnell's team offers collections for luxury bridal and evening gowns including Amsale, Anne Barge, Christos, Douglas Hannant, Elizabeth Fillmore, J. Mendel, Lanvin, Lela Rose, Reem Acra, Rivini, Valentino and Vivienne Westwood.
Brides by Demetrios
With its exceptional service and wide range of designs, this salon carries a look for every bride-to-be, whether you desire a classic, sophisticated gown or a more contemporary look.
Outfitting individualist brides since 2004, Dame Couture offers its own line of customizable, made-to-measure dresses; collections from designers in Brooklyn, LA, Seattle and more; vintage and restyled vintage gowns; and veils and accessories, all in an intimate, relaxed boutique setting.
1804 N. Central St., Evanston, Evanston, IL 60201
Centrally located between the city of Chicago and North Shore, the boutique is positioned to serve brides-to-be by meeting and exceeding the expectations of even the most discerning of brides. Diana’s Bridal Boutique is an inviting and chic, one-stop shop that carries a robust selection of elegant bridal dresses, bridal accessories and flower girl dresses designed to appeal to a wide range of tastes and style preferences.
Featuring exceptional service in a warm atmosphere of relaxed elegance, brides are guided through a lavish array of couture gowns by Ines Di Santo, Alvina Valenta, Zuhair Murad, Ersa Atelier, Stephen Yearick, Matthew Christopher, YolanCris and more. Luxe evening gowns, accessories and in-house couturier seamstresses are also available.
1009 N. Rush St., 3rd Floor, Chicago, IL 60611
Doris Bridal Boutique
Doris Bridal Boutique is a full-service salon with a personal touch. They carry gowns by Pronovias, Casablanca, Martina Liana and more; bridesmaids by the Dessy Group and Jordan Fashions. The special occasion dresses cater to a large variety of women in any age range.
448 Sheridan Road, Highwood, Highwood, IL 60040
Francia Bridal & Formal Wear Boutique
Camille Francia Connolly continues to run one of the longest-standing and most-reputable bridal businesses in Chicago, started by her mother Emilie in the 1940s. This full-service salon carries top designers such as Jim Hjelm, Belsoire, B-2 Dessy, Disney's Fairy Tale Weddings and much more.
Chicago's premier designer outlet for wedding gowns. Brides can find gowns from up to 75% off retail every day. At Glamour Closet, it's truly a sample sale every day.
209 W. Illinois St., Chicago, IL 60654
Ivy & Aster
Ivy & Aster and Love Lane create whimsical and wearable bridal and bridesmaids dresses for today's creative brides.
Jasmine Galleria is a special occasion destination offering an array of exquisite, one-of-a-kind products and services geared toward individual styles and needs. This convenient Lombard, Ill., location is a one-stop shop with specialty departments consisting of bridal, special occasion, young occasion, tuxedo and event services.
2840 S. Highland Ave., Lombard, Lombard, IL 60148
Jenny Yoo Collection
At the Jenny Yoo Collection, they incorporate rich and luxurious silks and lace to create an elegant, feminine and refined look. Attention to detail, cut and proportion ensures each dress receives the most feminine and flattering fit for the modern bride or bridesmaid.
300 W. Superior St., Suite 102, Suite 102, Chicago, IL 60620
Macy's Bridal Salon
The Bridal Salon at Macy's on State Street has been dressing brides for more than 100 years. The Bridal Salon at Macy's offers hundreds of gowns and accessories by world-renowned designers such as Lazaro, Demetrios, Watters, Jorge Perez de la Habana and more.
Meringue features curated vintage for the modern bride, hand selected by costume designer Kristine Engel. Her boutique showcases exquisite vintage bridal gowns from the 1920s to the 1980s. Already have your gown? Complete your look with unique vintage jewelry, headpieces, veils and accessories.
2207 W. Roscoe, Chicago, IL 60618
Mira Couture carries a gorgeous selection of wedding gowns from such designers as Rosa Clara, Elie Saab, Martina Liana, Yumi Katsura and Stephen Yearick, as well as offers personalized custom design services. Mira Couture provides a spectacular array of evening gowns, cocktail dresses and suits.
1 E. Delaware Place, Mezzanine Level, Chicago, IL 60611
Named the "King of Bridal," Oleg Cassini's bridal collection is pure elegance with a flair for classic style. From his trendsetting looks of the ever-popular strapless dress to the new modern mini or tea-length silhouette, his dresses are timeless and exquisite.
Palazzo Bridal By Jane White
Big news for Bucktown, Palazzo Bridal Couture has a new home on Damen. Designer Jane White's distinctive gowns are made for today's modern brides with a vision for grace and glamour. Her soft, sculpted gowns are luxuriously crafted and artfully draped with sumptuous fine silk fabric and romantic French lace. Jane also has a fresh new line of cocktail party dresses perfect for the bride and her bridal party.
Located in uptown of Park Ridge, Reddington Bridal is known for its extraordinary customer service and gorgeous bridal styles. This full-service bridal salon features such top designers as Enzoani, Blue by Enzoani, Kitty Chen, Casablanca, Demetrios, Essense of Australia and more.
426 1/2 W. Touhy Ave., Park Ridge, Park Ridge, IL 60068
With a deep desire for the romance and simple decadence of a bygone era of feminity, Sarah Seven creates bridal, special occasion and ready-to-wear collections that cannot be ignored. Sarah Seven's unique pieces are vintage inspired, but decidingly modern. Each collection offers a rare glimpse into the perfected and intricate arrangement of blossoming ruffles, delicate fabrics and flowering layers.
530 W. Arlington Place, Chicago, IL 60614
Former rock stylist Liz Meyer ditched leather for lace to design the new vintage-inspired Silhouettes Bridal and Custom Collections at Silver Moon. This bridal boutique houses the country's largest collection of vintage wedding gowns and accessories and offers heirloom gown re-design.
1721 W. North Ave., Chicago, IL 60622
The Wedding Suite at Nordstrom
Everything you need, except the old and the borrowed. Plus the Wedding Suite's styling services are free. To connect with a Wedding Stylist, go to nordstromweddings.com or call 1.888.300.1295.
This elegant showroom stocks the latest gowns from designers Badgley Mischka, Oscar de la Renta, Carolina Herrera and Monique Lhuillier. Experienced consultants provide one-on-one attention to help you find the right dress and the most flattering fit. In-house alterations, mother-of-the-bride dresses, accessories and veils are also available.
106 E. Oak St., Chicago, IL 60611
Vera Wang Bride
One of the biggest names in luxury bridal offers a boutique on North Rush Street, providing brides with the ultimate Vera Wang experience.
945 N. Rush St., 3rd Floor, Chicago, IL 60111
Victoria Sdoukos Couture Bridal
Victoria Sdoukos Couture located in Chicago’s West Loop, offers brides a very unique experience. Victoria hand-makes her wedding gowns, veils and jewelry. Brides-to-be can customize every piece of their look together with Victoria. The showroom is complete with a full-line collection of gowns, veils and jewelry.
924 W. Madison St., Chicago, IL 60607
Play with all the possibilities to find the perfect gown and accessories to match. The shop presents a wide range of orderable gowns, discounted sample gowns as well as custom hair accessories, veils, handbags, guestbooks, garters and gifts. Weddings 826 also has its own alteration department located on the 2nd floor.
826 W. Armitage Ave., Chicago, IL 60614