Wedding dress shopping is by far one of the best parts of wedding planning. You get to try on elegant gowns by amazing designers and feel like a total VIP for a few hours. If you’re looking for bridal shops in Halifax, there’s no shortage of places to visit. These are the essential spots you need to hit, so be sure to add them to your list.
Here are your essential bridal shops in Halifax.
Miss Foxine Couture (34 Veronica Drive)
Miss Foxine Couture specializes in boho wedding looks, making it ideal for brides looking for something flowy, lacy and romantic for their big day. All frocks are designed in-house by its creator, Halifax Native, Theresa Lee Capell, who will sketch out your gown and turn it into a reality. The shop also sells bespoke jewellery pieces, so you can finish off your look without leaving the store.
Katrina Tuttle Bridal (5954 Spring Garden Road - Suite 201)
Want the real VIP treatment? Head to Katrina Tuttle Bridal - an appointment-only bridal shop in Halifax that will make you the wedding dress of your dreams. The designer will work with you to choose the perfect wedding dress fabric and silhouette for your frame and wedding style and then get to work stitching and sewing. If a bespoke gown isn’t for you, she also has a made-to-measure collection filled with amazing designs.
Chester & Felicity (5486 Spring Garden Road)
Chester & Felicity is without a doubt one of the best bridal shops in Halifax to find top labels. Its showroom includes gowns by Essence of Australia, Stella York, Lea-Ann Belter and other top bridal designers. If you’re trying to be a budget-conscious bride, you’re in luck - the store regularly hosts sales (so keep your eyes on its social media).
Alyssa’s Formals (622 Sackville Drive)
Head to Sackville Drive and you’ll find Alyssa’s Formals, a bridal shop in Halifax that has options for every style of bride. Its racks boast pieces by Stella York, Eddy K., Romantic Bridal and more. Bonus: the store carries one of the province’s largest ranges of plus size bridal and bridesmaid frocks, with up to size 32W in-store.
David’s Bridal (85 Countryview Drive)
David’s Bridal, which has shops in Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg and beyond, is a Canadian favourite. Its Dartmouth location should definitely be on your radar if you’re looking for your bridal ensemble. Its massive and ever-changing stock includes gowns by big names like White by Vera Wang, Truly Zac Posen, Wonder by Jenny Packham and its own house label. The store also has options for flower girls, bridesmaid, mothers of the bride and more, making it a one stop shop.
Karma Bridal & Formal (114 Woodlawn Road)
While you’re in Dartmouth stop by Karma Bridal & Formal to check out its selection. The boutique creates gowns for brides, bridesmaids and wedding VIPs, so you can take care of everyone’s outfits without the hassle of visiting multiple stores (a huge win). So far as wedding dresses are concerned, its styles range from simple, elegant trumpet frocks to over-the-top ball gowns and includes sizes 2 to 20+ (giving you plenty of options).
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