Your best friend is planning her wedding and she chose you to be her champion and supporter on her big day. Now it’s time to shop. Bridesmaids dresses are just as important to the style and splendor of the wedding ceremony as the bride’s own gown. It’s all a reflection of the happy couple’s personality. St. Louis has a great selection of stores for brides and wedding parties to shop to make each occasion the most memorable day in your lives.
Simply Elegant Bridal
1004 Olive St.
St. Louis, MO 63101
(314) 241-8201

Simply Elegant Bridal is one of St. Louis’ most elegant and traditional bridal salons. It caters to your every need so your special day will be perfect, and this shop should be your first stop when you start looking for wedding party apparel. You can find the most up-to-date designs and colors here, and Simply Elegant will gladly accommodate any customized needs in length of fabric and color to adequately reflect your unique personality. Bridesmaid gown prices range from $140 to $500 and discounts are available for parties of six or more. Ask about special discounts that apply if you also buy your bridal gown at Simply Elegant Bridal. Appointments are required, so call ahead to reserve your date and enjoy the personal attention you deserve when shopping for this special day.

Robin’s Bridal Mart
9993 Manchester Road
Kirkwood/Warson Woods, MO 63122
(314) 822-7433

Robin’s Bridal Mart is a one-stop shop for anything a bridal party could need or want. Not only does it carry tuxedos and beautiful bridal gowns, mother’s gowns and prom apparel, but bridesmaids will find a seemingly unending offering of designers and styles that will certainly delight brides and bridesmaids alike. There are no limits on details that will be tended to here. Glide down the aisle as the vision of beauty and grace that befits the occasion. Call ahead for appointments on Saturdays.

The Enchanted Bride
9611 Olive Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63132
(314) 432-4040

Don’t disregard the boutique when shopping for the big day. The Enchanted Bride is a beautiful boutique-style shop that will give you the personal attention you want, as a bride, with all the benefits and access to the latest and most stylish couture that will have you and your wedding party feeling like royalty on your wedding day. Bridesmaids will love the list of designers from which to choose. And the style choices will fit into any bride’s vision of her big day. Accessorize those great fashions with the just the right pieces, and take full advantages of the fine attention to detail services the shop offers. Check out the “One Day Designer Sample Sale!” every Wednesday for discounts of 20-60 percent off original prices of select gowns.

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Town And Country Bridal Boutique
8809 Ladue Road
St. Louis, MO 63124
(314) 863-7200

Town and Country Bridal Boutique regards itself as the St. Louis area’s premier bridal boutique offering a full array of services for your bridal party apparel planning. Call the boutique to schedule an appointment so the staff can attend to the business of outfitting your bridesmaids with just the right gowns to complement the day. Amsdale Bridesmaids, B2, Belsoie and Aflred Sung are just some of the designers whose couture could adorn your ensemble. Don’t forget to shop for the flower girl too. Town and Country also carries a full array of styles for the youngest members of your bridal party. The shop is open every day but Sunday, so gather the girls and shop till you drop.

Blossoms Bridal
15882 Clayton Road
St. Louis, MO 63011
(636) 527-7130

Taffeta, chiffon, satin, silk, pink, blue, gold, green, long, short — the possibilities at Blossoms Bridal are endless and diverse, just like your bridesmaids. You’ll want to shop at the right boutique that has all the selection and style that accurately reflects your style and their personalities. Blossoms Bridal is that place. And you don’t have to break the bank to outfit them in style. Dress prices range from $99 to $200, a real bargain for these great designers, like Alfred Angelo, Jasmine and Bill Levcoff. Make an appointment and bring the girls to a great shopping experience, which will start off the wedding celebrations you will remember for a lifetime. Start at Blossoms Bridal.

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Lisa Payne-Naeger, a native of the St. Louis area, is a freelance writer, blogger, political activist and a homeschooling mother of two children. Her work can be found at