Bride Club ME’s Top 5 Bridal Boutiques In Dubai
Bride Club ME’s Top 5 Bridal Boutiques in Dubai
As the population of the UAE has grown over the past few decades, so too has the local wedding industry and its related businesses. This is certainly true in relation to the number of bridal boutiques, with new shops appearing frequently, be they in malls or on the high street. Boutiques that have existed for longer have added international designers to their collections, reflecting the changing and increasingly multicultural population. For a decision that is so important, with so much choice on offer and with standards that vary, it can be easy to feel overwhelmed when looking for your dream gown.
Don’t worry, as we are here to help! Picking our top five Dubai bridal boutiques was relatively simple; at these establishments, impeccable customer service and a wide range of dresses catering to all tastes and budgets is a given. Below, we list our top five bridal boutiques in Dubai, explaining what makes them so unique and amazing, plus the lowdown on the designers that they stock. If this whets your appetite, you’ll find their contact details, as well as their BCME vendor listing (if applicable), below. Happy wedding dress shopping!
Contessa’s team pride themselves on guiding brides-to-be towards their dream gown, and the positive feedback they receive is testament to their high level of customer service. Staff are knowledgeable, confident, experienced and extremely creative, allowing ideas to flow in order to help you find the perfect dress for your big day. Prices are affordable, yet dresses are as luxurious as the boutique itself.
Contessa stocks renowned designers such as Justin Alexander, Ines Di Santo, Tony Ward Couture, Jorge Manuel, YSA Makino, Grace Taylor, Maxime Couture, Lillian West, Yolan Cris and Enzoani. This wide range ensures that all budgets and styles are catered for. In addition, evening wear by designers including Terani Couture, Mario Vanomi and Tadashi Shoji makes Contessa the perfect place for members of the wedding party or for finding the perfect dress for occasions such as engagement celebrations. Veils and other accessories to complement your bridal look are also offered, as well as couture alteration services on the limited edition dresses stocked in the boutique.
To book an appointment, please call +971-4-3649280 or visit www.contessabridal.com. Contessa is located at Jumeirah Lake Towers, Cluster X, Jumeirah Bay X2 Tower Suite 110.
Alternatively, check out Contessa’s BCME vendor listing here.
The Bridal Showroom
With over 200 beautiful styles from designers such as Hayley Paige, Anne Barge, Justin Alexander, Allure Bridal, Sophia Tolli, David Tutera, Ozlem Suer and Theia, The Bridal Showroom offers affordable yet luxurious gowns.
Established in 2012, this beautiful boutique has bridal consultants who combined, speak over ten languages. This is incredibly useful in such a diverse community as Dubai, in a field where communication is key. Being able to speak and be spoken to in your native tongue means that time is not wasted and that buying your wedding dress is more enjoyable than frustrating. Moreover, The Bridal Showroom’s staff are also highly trained, meaning that they have fantastic knowledge of designers and styles.
The Bridal Showroom truly cares about the service it provides to brides-to-be, and does not let them overspend when it is very easy to do so. They also offer a 24-hour express tailoring service for brides who need last minute alterations.
To book an appointment, please call +971-4-4579400 or visit www.dubaibridalshowroom.com. The boutique is located in Suite 909, JBC2, Cluster V, Jumeirah Lakes Towers. Alternatively, check out The Bridal Showroom’s BCME vendor listing here.
The Bridal Room
The Bridal Room’s Ann Rashid has over 30 years’ experience in the wedding industry, both in the UK and the Middle East. With a reputation for excellence, they offer a stunning collection of contemporary and traditional gowns from award-winning international designers including Maggie Sottero, Ronald Joyce and Victoria Jane. Alternatively, The Bridal Room’s special bespoke service offers discerning brides the opportunity to create their own unique style.
Bride Club ME’s founder, Rio, found her own wedding dress at The Bridal Room, which also specialises in making beaded belts and veils to compliment your dress. Choosing the perfect gown can be a daunting task, but the boutique’s highly knowledgeable staff are sure to guide you through an enjoyable, stress-free experience. With affordable prices, an expert in-house seamstress and unrivalled service, The Bridal Room takes pride in catering for every wedding, whatever the budget, style or venue.
To book an appointment, please call 04 344 6076 or 050 5982070. The Bridal Room is located at Jumeirah Plaza, Beach Road, Dubai.
Vanila is a relatively new bridal boutique, having opened in JLT just over a year ago. We love its colours and lighting, which along with spacious dressing rooms and sofas for friends and family, makes for a very pleasant, relaxing experience. Vanila’s sister store in Moscow has won awards for ‘Best Bridal Boutique’ as per bride’s choice (2013), ‘Best Accessories’ (2014), and also placed in the top three for ‘Best Bridal Boutique’ in 2014. Looking around the Dubai boutique, it’s easy to see why.
Vanila has provided brides-to-be with exclusive access to European designers that were previously not available in the UAE, such as Helen Miller from the Netherlands and Spain’s Jesús Peiró. San Patrick and Ronald Joyce gowns are also stocked, meaning that there are over one hundred dresses to choose from in the store. In addition, there is a wide array of accessories including hypoallergenic earrings, tiaras, clutch bags, sashes and delicate lace gloves, all for sale within the boutique.
To book an appointment, please call +971 04 553 9010 or +971 50 785 8383. Vanila is located on the ground floor of JBC4, Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Cluster N. Alternatively, check out Vanila’s BCME vendor listing here or you can visit their website at www.vanilastudio.ae.
Esposa’s UAE boutiques in both Abu Dhabi and Dubai are the epitome of luxury, following on from their international boutiques located in Lebanon and Brazil. Carrying global designers such as Marchesa, Oscar de la Renta, Monique Lhuillier, Carolina Herrera and many more, there is something for every bride-to-be, whatever her individual style.
Esposa are a family run business who have been in the bridal industry for over 25 years, earning themselves the accolade of being ambassadors for brands such as Oscar de la Renta. Priding themselves not only on the high level of service when brides-to-be are searching for their dream gown, but also on alterations, the boutique environment is beautiful simply stunning, and you are guaranteed to be treated like royalty.
To book an appointment, please call+971 04 3854477 in Dubai or +971 02 6659331 in Abu Dhabi.Esposa is located at Villa 2, Al Wasl Road, Jumeirah One, Dubai, and also on level one of Luxury Court, Yas Mall, Abu Dhabi. You can also visit their website at www.esposagroup.com. Alternatively, check out Esposa’s BCME vendor listing here.