If there’s one thing to love during the planning process, it’s finding your perfect wedding dress. From ball gowns to streamlined silhouettes, it’s so fun to try on different styles and see what you like best. Oftentimes, you’ll even be surprised at what you like! And the best part of being a D.C./Maryland bride is that there are so many great shops to check out to find the right dress.
These are some of our favorites!
From Amsale, Amy Kuschel, Lela Rose and Reem Acra, the designs here are romantic and whimsical. We love their collection! Hitched is located in Georgetown, and the dresses here really embody the location of the shop. It’s sophisticated and chic, but still fits every style, figure and budget. They also offer a selection of bridesmaids dresses — a definite plus.
Carine’s Bridal Atelier offers a collection of some of the most high-end designers in the business, such as Carolina Herrera, Galia Lahav, Mira Zwillinger, Monique Lhuillier and Romona Keveza. They also offer some of the best tailoring, so you can trust your dress will be in great hands. The stylists here are experienced in finding brides the perfect dress, so they’ll definitely do their best to find something you really love.
We love Rizik’s for its unique selection of designers including Anna Maier, Caroline Castigliano, Christian Siriano, Elizabeth Kennedy, Jenny Packham and Lihi Hod. Some of them are even exclusive to Rizik’s and can’t be found anywhere else in the area — so you know you’re getting a really exclusive and intimate experience here. We just know you’ll find the one at Rizik’s.
This is the romantic experience you’re seeking. With its comfortable, easy and elegant atmosphere, you’ll be definitely be able to peruse the collections and relax while shopping. Designers include Anna Campbell, Hayley Paige, Kate McDonald, Pronovias, and Theia. It’s not only a beautiful place to shop, but you’ll also find a great selection of curated designs here.
Love Couture Bridal
Love Couture Bridal features dresses from Anne Barge, Hayley Paige, Pronovias, Rivini and so many other designers. The experience here is relaxed and inviting, and the collection really spans every style and budget. Every detail is cared for here, and you’ll be extremely pleased with the styles and service.