Best Bridal Salons
in Philadelphia

Why These Bridal Salons?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Philadelphia Bridal Salons on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Elizabeth Johns

Based out of two locations in Morristown, New Jersey and Ardmore, Philadelphia, Elizabeth Johns serves the surrounding areas since 2012. Focusing on providing each guest a personal consultant to assist with every part of the experience, from the first visit to alterations. The company offers attire that for occasions that include bridal, rehearsal dinners, bridal showers, bridesmaids, mother of the bride/groom, prom, debutante, graduation, communion, flower girl, and other special occasions.

Ardmore, PA 19003


Janice Martin Couture

Janice Martin Couture specializes in custom bridal gowns and evening wear for mothers of the bride and groom. The company also designs cocktail dresses, suits, daywear, headpieces, and veils and redesigns heirloom gowns for use as wedding, cocktail, and christening gowns. They hold awards that include Best Couture-Minded Bridal Boutique in 2015 by Main Line Today and Best Dressmaker in 2010 by Philadelphia Magazine.

Ardmore, PA 19003


Lizelle’s Bridal Boutique

Located in Havertown since 1984, Lizelle’s Bridal Boutique is an appointment-only bridal boutique that specializes in bridal, bridesmaid, and special occasion gowns. The company also offers prom dresses, jewelry, headpieces, belts and veils, flower girl dresses, mother of the bride/groom dresses, bridesmaid dresses, and bridal gowns. They feature designers for bridal gowns that include Sophia Tolli, Impression, Blush by Hayley Paige, David Tutera by Mon Cheri, Alfred Angelo, and Allure.

Havertown, PA 19083


Nicole Bridal & Formal Shoppe

Family owned and operated, Nicole Bridal & Formal Shoppe is a Jenkintown-based bridal salon serving the surrounding areas. The company provides services that include couture designer wedding gowns, in-house alterations, special occasion gowns, mother’s gowns, bridesmaid’s gowns, veils, headpieces, and more. They hold awards that include the 2008, 2009, 2011, 2013, and 2015 Best of Weddings by The Knot; Couples’ Choice Award in 2015 by WeddingWire; and Bride’s Choice Award in 2011 by WeddingWire.

Jenkintown, PA 19046


Nilah & Company

A bridal expert with over 28 years of experience, Nilah & Company serves the Havertown and surrounding areas. The company provides services that include tailoring, dressmaking and designing, general alterations, wedding gown alterations, wedding veils, after wedding care, custom prom dress, custom mother of the bride/groom dress, special occasion attire, custom saris, custom flower girl dresses, and custom wedding gowns.

Havertown, PA 19083


Occasions Boutique

Specializing in special occasion clothing and accessories, Occasions Boutique is located in downtown Malvern. The company offers clothing, shoes, and accessories for special occasions that include weddings, vow renewals, prom, communion, christening, elegant events, flower girl, first birthday, cotillion and graduation, Bat Mitzvah, wedding guest, evening gown events, and more. They hold awards that include 2015 Reader’s Choice Bridal & Best Evening Gowns by the Daily Local News, 2015 Best Evening Dresses by Mainline MediaNews, and 2013 Best Teen Formal Wear/Prom by Mainline MediaNews.

Malvern, PA 19355


Priscilla Costa

Owned by Priscilla Costa, a transplant from Brazil, Priscilla Costa is a Philadelphia-based studio boutique atelier that specializes in creating one-of-a-kind custom wedding gowns. Founded in 2005, the company also offers services that include alterations, accessories, restoration and repurposing of vintage gowns, wedding gown redesign, repurposed christening gown, repurposed communion dress, repurposed Couture blankets, and custom gowns.

Philadelphia, PA 19115


Simplicity Boutique

A small specialty boutique, Simplicity Boutique serves the Philadelphia area with over 35 years of experience. The company specializes in featuring designer brands that include Olvi’s, Christina Wu, Elizabeth Ann Private Collection, Pronovias, La Sposa, KittyChen Couture, and David Tutera.

Haddon Heights, NJ 08035


The Dress Matters

A bridal boutique based in Philadelphia since 2014, The Dress Matters also serves the Montgomery Country, Bucks County, Chester County, New Jersey, New York Delaware, and Maryland areas. The company offers services that include alterations, at-home dress try on, mother of the bride/groom gowns, evening dresses, bridesmaids dresses, wedding dresses, prom attire, dress cleaning, accessories, bridal assistant services, and more. They are a 2015 and 2016 Best of Delco for Bridal Dresses winner; a 2015 Best of Mainline for Bridal Boutique winner; a 2014 Wedding Industry Experts Award Winner; and is a member of the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce.

Media, PA 19063


The Sample Rack

A discounted wedding dress and bridal gown shop founded in 2007, The Sample Rack serves the Philadelphia and surrounding areas. The company offers personalized service for each bride, customizations, discounted wedding gowns, alteration referrals, a wide selection of sizes, off-the-rack dresses, bridal accessories, veils, jewelry, and more.

Philadelphia, PA 19107


The Wedding Factor

A bridal boutique and event planning business, The Wedding Factor is an exclusive retailer for select designer wedding dresses. Serving the Philadelphia area since 2007, the retail and special events branch of the company was founded in 2013. The company provides custom alterations, wedding dresses, handmade veils, headpieces, jewelry, and all-inclusive wedding planning, consulting, and coordination services.

Philadelphia, PA 19147


The Wedding Shoppe

A full-service bridal boutique founded in 2005, The Wedding Shoppe is located in Philadelphia’s Eagle Village Shops. Each consultant offers services from the first visit to each client’s wedding day for a personalized experience. The company features jewelry, shoes, headpieces, attendant dresses, mother of the groom/bride dresses, flower girl dresses, wedding gowns, and more.

Wayne, PA 19087


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