What could be more exciting for a bride-to-be than shopping for her wedding dress? And with almost twenty bridal boutiques in the Raleigh area, local brides have no shortage of where to shop for their dream dress. We shared our tips on how to prepare for wedding dress shopping in this recent post and now, we’re recapping our favorite wedding dress boutiques in Raleigh to visit during your search! Here’s a list of three wedding dress boutiques every local bride should visit.
3 Favorite Raleigh Bridal Boutiques
Savvi Formalwear and Bridal
Savvi Formalwear and Bridal has been an area favorite for the past 25 years. Their Raleigh shop includes dresses from leading designers and brands, making it a place brides frequently come to say yes to their dress. Savvi also has a wide selection of bridesmaid dresses and tuxedo rentals, making it a one stop shop for the entire bridal party.
“The staff at Savvi was so patient with me when I couldn’t decide between two dresses. They let
me come in numerous times to try on my dress before buying it. Each visit, they went above
and beyond to make sure I was happy.” – Katherine
Carolina Bridal World
With a showroom spanning 14,000 square feet, Carolina Bridal World has a great selection of wedding dresses. No appointment is needed to shop their Smithfield store’s selection with the help of their friendly staff. Carolina Bridal World also offers plus size bridal gowns (size 18-32), in addition to mother of the bride and flower girl dresses.
“I loved my experience at Carolina Bridal World because I felt like I was in control. The
consultant listened to my likes and dislikes, gave me time, and gave me space to process. I
never felt pressured and everyone I interacted with was so genuine.” -Brittany
Simply Blush Bridal
With a staff passionate about helping you find your dream dress, Simply Blush Bridal should be on every Raleigh bride’s shopping list. The bridal boutique is located in Zebulon and has over 175 unique gowns, priced from $900-$3,000. In addition to full bridal appointments, Simply Blush Bridal offers silhouette appointments for the bride looking to find her perfect fit first.
“Simply Blush Bridal was so helpful and made finding my dress SO easy and fun! I was nervous about going shopping because I have never been a bride, I’ve never done this before, what is going to happen? They made me comfortable and excited…I am so glad I chose Simply Blush Bridal!” – Hannah
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