Your wedding day is the one time you can truly feel like a princess. Besides planning all the fine details to make the day perfect, the wedding dress is one of the top to-dos for any bride-to-be. After the venue location, the next main thing that you should really take the time to find, is the dress of your dreams.

With hundreds of shops and virtually thousands of different dress designs to choose from, it can easily feel overwhelming to find a dress that will work with your body and your budget. The best way to approach this huge task is to have loved ones help you on your search and a shop full of experienced staff to give you tips for finding “the one”.

To help you get your dress journey started off right, we have compiled a list of top-rated wedding dress boutiques that will have options for all styles and budgets.

 

1. Bluebell Bridal

Bluebell Bridal

Boasting a huge collection of dresses,the expert team at Bluebell Bridal are ready to go on your journey from the first visit, until your dream dress is ready to be picked up. With collections from designers in Australia, Europe, Canada and the United States, there is sure to be something for everyone.

Whether you desire a vintage mermaid style, contemporary column dress or a princess ball gown, there will be plenty of options to choose from.

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Instagram: @bluebellbridal_

Address: Level 1, 141 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 3000

Phone: (03) 9662 3331

Email: info@bluebellbridal.com

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2. Always and Forever Bridal

Always and Forever Bridal

A family run business with almost three decades of experience in the wedding industry, the team at Always and Forever Bridal are ready to find the dress of your dreams. Their collection holds award-winning designer styles both nationally and internationally.

From classic vintage mermaid cuts to bohemian column, princess ball gowns and sleek A-line designs, there is something for every body shape and budget.

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Instagram: @alwaysandforeverbridal_int

Address: Level 1, 340 Collins Street, Melbourne 3000

Phone: (03) 9077 2999

Email: contact@alwaysandforeverbridal.com.au

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3. d’Italia

d’Italia

Made for the bride who wants luxury fabrics from Europe, d’Italia offers a selection of styles made only from the finest fabrics and embellishments from France and Italy. They also hold a collection with limited stock, so that each bride can enjoy rare finds for their special day.

Whether you prefer a curvy trumpet style, a modern tea length or classic A-line style, simply tell the expert staff exactly what you want, and they will quickly get to work to make your dream into a reality.

Collections: Checkout out their wedding dress collections here

Instagram: @ditaliacouture

Address: 62 Glenferrie Road Malvern 3144

Phone: (03) 9509 4633

Email: info@ditalia.com.au

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4. One Day Bridal

One Day Bridal

Established nearly a decade ago by the bridal designer Kyha, One Day Bridal steps out of the norm to give brides-to-be an experience unlike any other in the industry. With styles that break away from the traditional tulle and lace, the collection is made for those who want something special and unique.

Here, you can find two-piece designs based on modern column dresses, high neck trumpet styles and ball gowns with plunging necklines that scream haute-couture.

Collections: Checkout out their wedding dress collections here

Instagram: @onedaybridal

Address: 2 Hotham Street, South Melbourne 3205

Phone: (03) 9686 7744

Email: enquiries@loveoneday.com.au

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5. Anna Campbell Bridal

Anna Campbell Bridal

For the romantic bride who wants luxury materials and embellishments in a fully bespoke wedding dress, Anna Campbell Bridal is the place to go to. With a small team of experts, each bride will have a totally handmade creation based on everything she dreams of having for her special day.

No matter how small the details may be on the sweetheart neckline tea dress or how exaggerated the mermaid fishtail, each bride will get a quality wedding dress unlike any other.

Collections: Checkout out their wedding dress collections here

Instagram: @annacampbellbridal

Address: 1143 High Street, Armadale 3143

Phone: (03) 9822 1293

Email: hello@annacampbell.com.au

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6. Raffaele Ciuca

Raffaele Ciuca

With over 60 years of experience in the business the family-run Raffaele Ciuca has one of the largest collections of wedding dresses in Australia. Offering all brides one-on-one consultations, bridal dress expertise and incredible designer styles from Australia and abroad.

From classic fairytale gowns and contemporary cocktail styles to simple a-lines and embellished column styles, the shop has something for every bride, including an impressive collection for plus size brides.

Collections: Checkout out their wedding dress collections here

Instagram: @raffaeleciucabridal

Address: Level 1, 1088 High Street, Armadale 3143

Phone: (03) 9509 8731

Email: info@raffaeleciuca.com.au

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7. Mariana Hardwick

Mariana Hardwick

Taking a page from traditional weddings and turning it on its head, the team at Mariana Hardwick offer everything a modern bride could want for her special day. Staying on top of the bridal trends of today, all the dress designs reflect the individual personalities of their clients.

Drawing inspiration from all over the world, you can find a collection of roman column styles, antique A-line details, glamorous ball gowns and everything in between.

Collections: Checkout out their wedding dress collections here

Instagram: @marianahardwick

Address: 234-236 Coventry St, South Melbourne 3205

Phone: (03) 93 856 900

Email: enquiries@marianahardwick.com.au

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8. Belle et Blanc

Belle et Blanc

With a guarantee to offer clients quality fabrics and designer styles, Belle et Blanc also pride themselves on giving brides-to-be competitive prices so they can have the perfect dress within their budget. They offer a collection of ready to wear dresses that can be altered to perfection, or a made to measure option for anyone wanting something distinctive for their wedding day.

No matter what size, fabric or trim is desired, they offer an extensive collection of beautiful ball gowns, fabulous mermaid, A-line and more.

Collections: Checkout out their wedding dress collections here

Instagram: @belleetblanc

Address: 480 Sydney Road, Brunswick, 3056

Phone: (03) 9077 6831

Email: info@belleetblanc.com.au

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9. Fairytales Bridal Boutique

Fairytales Bridal Boutique

With their huge showroom and relaxed atmosphere, each bride will feel like a model while she walks down their runway in all the dress styles that she could possibly dream of. With hundreds of different styles and price points, the only problem will be deciding which dress is actually “the one”.

Offering a beautiful range of boho tea length and column dresses, gorgeous princess ball gowns and a full range of plus size styles, the team of experts are always ready to bring your vision to life.

Collections: Checkout out their wedding dress collections here

Instagram: @fairytalesbridalboutique

Address: 343-345 Ascot Vale Rd, Moonee Ponds, 3039

Phone: (03) 9326 0055

Email: mooneeponds@fairytalesbridal.com.au

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10. Miss Bella Bridal

Offering a collection of wedding dresses that are sure to fit every budget, Miss Bella Bridal is the place to go to for quality affordable styles from size 0 to plus size. The team aim to provide all brides a beautiful relaxing atmosphere and expert advice to find a picture-perfect dress with the perfect fit.

With A-line sweetheart dresses, long lace trumpet styles and princess tulle gowns, their incredible prices range anywhere from $599 to $2500.

Collections: Checkout out their wedding dress collections here

Instagram: @missbellabridal

Address: Shop 6, 109 Boronia Road, Boronia, 3155

Phone: (03) 9762 6595

Email: hello@missbella.com.au

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Conclusion

Looking for the wedding dress of your dreams should always be a fun experience that will get you excited for your special day. Take the time to try different looks and never be shy to ask the experienced staff a ton of questions to get what makes you happy in the end.