Ready to have your big “Say Yes to the Dress” moment? Well, first you’ve got to hit the bridal shops in Kelowna and see what the wonderful world of wedding gowns has to offer. We’ve rounded up where to go wedding dress shopping to help you Okanagan brides find the perfect frocks to say ‘I do’ in. These stores offer a bevvy of different wedding dress designers, styles and silhouettes, making them all worth checking out IRL.
Here are your essential bridal shops in Kelowna.
Head to Bliss Bridal for a one-of-a-kind, full-service experience. It carries some of the most popular labels in the business, including Pronovias, Willowby, Stella York, Maggie Sottero and Sophia Tolli, as well as special occasion and bridesmaid dresses. This bridal shop in Kelowna also regularly hosts trunk shows and sample sales, so if you’re a bride on a budget, you may strike gold here.
Lillian Wild Bridal
Want to support Canadian wedding dress designers with your gown choice? Lillian Wild Bridal is the bridal shop in Kelowna for you. It carries homegrown brands like Pure Magnolia, Lis Simon, its house label as well as a handful of designers from abroad. As an added bonus, the shop’s owner, Lisa, is a wedding makeup artist and can get you dolled up for your big day (every bride who books a bridal appointment gets a discount on their trial, making it a win-win).
Ashbury Bridal is a full-service, appointment-only consignment bridal shop in Kelowna. It stocks preloved gowns and accessories from dozens of different designers, so you may just find something from your favourite label tucked away on its racks. You can even resell your gown here once your wedding has wrapped – providing the dress is less than 7 years old and in good condition – to earn back a few bucks.
Ten Fashions Bridal Boutique
From destination wedding dresses to Cinderella-inspired frocks, Ten Fashions Bridal Boutique has it all. On its floor, you’ll find gowns by Eddy K, Venus Bridals, Ella Rosa and White One. It also carries special occasion dresses and bridesmaids dresses, so you can outfit the rest of your wedding party, here, too. P.S. it regularly hosts sales and special in-store events, so you may be able to get a discounted dress.
L’Amore Bridal has everything you need for your wedding all in one place. So far as wedding gowns are concerned, it carries styles by Christina Rossi, Romantic Bridal, Bonny, Venus Bridal, Moonlight Bridal and more. But wait, there’s more! The shop also offers wedding planning services and tent, table and decor rentals, so you can kill a few birds with one stone.
Cande Bridal Boutique
Head to Cande Bridal Boutique to try on wedding dresses by Hayley Paige, Lazaro, Truvelle and more. During your 90-minute appointment, you’ll be guided through different wedding dress silhouettes and styles by a seasoned pro to help you find something that fits your body and style to a T. Its gowns range from $1000 to $7000, so you may want to do a bit of budgeting before booking.
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