As a kid, we all fantasize about the day we’ll get married and a major part of that is the dress. Finally, you’ll get to wear the princess gown you always dreamt of. Unfortunately, unlike Cinderella, most of us don’t get a fairy-godmother when we wish hard enough for a frock. This means getting the dress right isn’t a simple affair. It has to be the perfect fit, shape, color, and style or it can completely ruin your big day. With a task this monumental, it’s only logical to visit the best of the best; the cream of the crop. So here’s a list of the very best Hong Kong bridal boutiques and shops.
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This place is just the definition of luxury and bespoke. Some of the best designers in the world contribute to these wedding gowns and they’re seen on runway after runway. If you’re after a specific designer to create your perfect vision. Or, if you’ve been yearning over a one-off gown you’ve seen strutting the catwalk, then this Central Weddings be your first stop. No one else will have a dress like yours that’s for certain. Rent a couture gown or stop by one of their pop-ups to find fresh from the runway pieces. Cutting edge, trendsetting fashion is what they do, ideal if you’re wanting to look modern and unique on the big day.
Le Soleil Bridal Closet
For a gown that encapsulates pure elegance look no further. Le Soleil has a luxurious yet private look to it from the moment you step in, making you feel completely at ease during your viewing. You somehow feel at home but as if your home was some distant, fairy-tale castle.
Choose from a large array of unique, iconic silhouettes from some of the biggest designers in the business. Somehow they create masterpieces that have the splendor of traditional wedding gowns without looking ordinary and dated. Gorgeous dresses can be rented just for the day itself or can be purchased outright. Any garment you buy can be detailed specifically for you by changing the crystals, colors, and fabrics used in each piece. Every dress you try on will make you feel like royalty, guaranteed.
The LOFT Bridal
Out with the old and in with the new. Nowhere does modern, fashion-forward, wedding dresses quite like the LOFT. Showcasing pieces found only in a few places in the world. This is truly the go-to spot for a unique gown. Founded by a coveted fashion designer and home to a slew of big names it’s no wonder everything that comes out of this place is pure art. They manage to marry elements from traditional wedding gowns to contemporary fashion for a true match made in heaven. Spinning classic silhouettes on their heads and forever experimenting with new shapes and ideas. It takes one glance at their portfolio to understand why they’re on this list.
Inclusivity is the top priority at Paradiso Bridal. Often, anyone who falls into the category of ‘plus-size’ has to find a store that specifically sells larger sizes. Plus these stores always seem to sell the same variety of frumpy, off-white dresses that closely resemble your grandmother’s tablecloth than your dream gown. But here they ensure they have a full range of sizes for every shape imaginable (up to a UK 22) and they’re all ready to try on right then and there. No ordering-in is necessary. And, as if it couldn’t get better, these dresses are STUNNING. Mesmerizing beadwork, flowing trains, and figure-hugging silhouettes. Whatever your heart desires it’s here. It’s not just the range of sizes that’s impressive. They have a remarkable range of prices as well as renting options to fit every price bracket. Paradiso ensures everyone has access to their fairytale wedding gown.
Vivian Luk Atelier
Originally working under Vera Wang, Vivian knows a thing or two about bespoke pieces. On offer are incredible ready-to-wear pieces that require small alterations such as re-sizing and minor detail work. Alternatively an entire one of a kind, bespoke gown can be created for you from the ground up. She tailors it not just to your size but to your dream. Finding out exactly what it is you want and making it a reality. She shies away from traditional garments and pushes the boundaries constantly. So if what you’re looking for is unique and unlike anything else you’ve seen then Vivian Luk Atelier is your ideal Hong Kong bridal shop.
The Wedding Gown
This place focuses on using local, up-and-coming designers and showcasing their talent. But don’t worry about the lack of big names. This place is a favorite of many local celebrities and for good reason. The local talent draws up exclusive, unique pieces that you can’t get anywhere else. There’s no style this bridal shop can’t do. Want classy and chic? The Wedding Gown has got you covered. Extravagant and bold? Yep, it’s on the menu. Dresses even come with the option of personalized styling and photoshoot services. It’s the one-stop-shop of Hong Kong bridal boutiques.
Each month buyers at Trinity Bridal meet with designers to ensure each dress available to customers is in-line with up-and-coming wedding fashion trends. There’s nowhere else with such an array of the latest and freshest styles. All made of exquisite quality that comes from all over the globe. Personalized service is what they pride themselves on most. A dedicated team of consultants is always at the ready during appointments. They’ll guide you through every option, choosing garments based on your exact wants and desires. Each visit is personalized and no two appointments are alike. They ensure that not only will you look like royalty in your dress, but you’ll also feel like royalty whilst picking it out.
With this list of 7 of Hong Kong’s best bridal boutiques, there’s no doubt you’ll find a gown (or two) to fall in love with. In fact, the hardest part might be narrowing down the selection.
As wedding planners most of our planning services operate within Hong Kong, meaning we are often able to get great discounts and promotions of the latest wedding attire. Regardless of your taste, size, or style, you’ll have no trouble finding the dress for you in Hong Kong. Simple reach out via our contact form and we can get started planning your dream wedding.