Gone are the days where you have to trek to Manhattan for the full bridal experience. Brooklyn is home to an array of creative, unique, full-service designers offering wedding gowns and bridal accessories for every bridal shape, size, and taste.
Lotus Bridal (Sheepshead Bay)
Lotus Bridal is one of New York’s premier wedding gown retailers. With a unique collection of bridal lines, Lotus provides on-spot trends with timeless style. Brides can browse through an exquisite collection of gowns, accessories, and dresses for the entire bridal party. The expert staff support the casual browser and serious shopper alike and provide detailed gown knowledge as well as fashion tips for the rest of the wedding party.
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Rebecca Schoneveld Bridal via Yelp
Rebecca Schoneveld Bridal (Gowanus)
Restrained romanticism meets elegant minimalism at this fan favorite, where designer Rebecca Shoneveld takes inspiration from her local, modern Brooklyn clientele. Only two years old, the boutique has quickly become a go-to bridal spot for women who want to look elegant while still feeling like themselves (not like constricted wedding doll Barbies). Schoneveld makes gowns for the bride that wants to dance freely, be in the moment, and have fun on their wedding day.
Veka Bridal via Yelp
VeKa Bridal (Boerum Hill)
This shop is for the bride who wants a dress that can’t be found anywhere else. Veka’s intimate boutique features an innovative indie designer attitude that challenges the traditional bridal trends while maintaining timeless romance and femininity.
The Wedding Dresser via Facebook
The Wedding Dresser (Flatbush–Ditmas Park)
The Wedding Dresser is the boutique to seek for those brides needing specialized custom care tailoring and restyling that other boutiques cannot or will not do. They also stand out in a crowd as one of few boutiques offering to recycle wedding gowns by transforming old gowns into new fashion through the use of hand dye and custom tailoring.
Bridal Styles Boutique via Yelp
Bridal Styles Boutique (Sheepshead Bay)
If you want to rock a regal crown, this is the bridal accessories destination for you. Bridal Styles offers exquisite headpieces, veils, and jewelry. Their selection features top national and international couture bridal accessory designers as well as styles from private designers available exclusively at Bridal Styles Boutique.
Sandra Usherov Bridal via Yelp
Sandra Usherov Bridal
This young upstart is quickly making a name for herself after collaborating with fashion power players like Jenny Yoo. A graduate of Fashion Design at the famous Pratt Institute, designer Sandra Usherov believes each wedding gown is an opportunity to create a unique piece of art that reflects the inner and outer beauty of the bride. Usherov specializes in formal dressmaking, restoration, and redesign of existing gowns, wedding gown consulting, styling, alterations, and hand crafted accessories.