A top priority for every newly engaged bride-to-be is to find a wedding gown for the big day. Whether you are searching for vintage glam or dreaming about beautiful ball gowns, Charleston has something for every bride. Scroll on for our Charleston Wedding Gown Shopping Guide and discover ateliers featuring renown designers, studios that design custom gowns and more.
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Located downtown, Southern Protocol Bridal offers custom bridal gowns, gown accessories and gifts. Promising tradition with a twist, you will find a well-curated collection of classic styles from leading designers.
From engagement to honeymoon, ModelBride is a one-stop-shop for your wedding. Their collection includes pre-wedding event outfits, destination bridal gowns, wedding shoes, jewelry, lingerie, resort wear, bridal party gifts and even offers on-location hair and makeup.
The Emily Kotarski Bridal Studio caters to bring brides a unique, intimate and up-scale shopping experience. Brides-to-be work directly with designer Emly Kotarski to create their dream dress by choosing one of her signature silhouettes and pairing it with the perfect fabric and embellishment to complete the look.
Designer Danielle Mason Hosker is known for her classic-modern-chic aesthetic, incredible fit and lux designer fabrics. The downtown flagship location also carries looks for the Mother of the Bride as well as little white dresses, event and bespoke bridal gowns.
Once you've found your gown, it's time to stop by Bella Bridesmaids to style your bridal party. Bella works closely with brides-to-be to find the perfect colors, fabrics and silhouettes for the big day.
Step into this charming boutique to peruse their collection of sophisticated gowns from top wedding industry designers. The collections include Oscar de la Renta, Carolina Herrera, Peter Langner, Mira Zwillinger, Sabrina Dahan, Liancarlo, Anna Maier, Sachin & Babi and Ines Di Santo.