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12 Places to Buy a Dreamy Wedding Dress in Miami

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Few can argue that dress shopping is one of the most exciting parts about planning a wedding and luckily Miami is a seasoned destination for this. From high-end shops like Ever After to stores with rental options like Zayas Bridal & Quinceñera, we've conjured up a list of 12 bridal boutiques that will have you saying "Heck Yes!" to your dress.

Without contention, Miracle Mile continues to be the holy grail of wedding shops, however you can find the gown of your dreams at a number of locations around town, which we've organized from west to east. Click through to see our picks, and let us know if we missed any in the comments.


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Sasha's Bridal Boutique

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This South Miami shop is small yet spacious, and only services one customer (and her entire bridal party) at a time. It's modern yet homey, with exposed concrete walls and accents of purple. Wedding and bridesmaid gowns from brands exclusively sold here are spaced out upon racks, so you don't feel like you're drowning in a sea of lace. Best of all, champagne is provided. This, friends, is a #WeddingWin. [Photo: Facebook]

Sira D' Pion Couture Bridal & Formal

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Located in the Miami Merchandise Mart, Sira D' Pion has a gown for every bride, member of the bridal party, and mother of the bride. Alterations and dress additions are done by the owner herself, so you can be sure that no stitch is done without care. [Photo: Facebook]

Zayas Bridal & Quinceañeras

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Worried about what to do with your dress after the wedding? At Zayas, you can rent one. This family-owned business is known mostly for their quincañera dresses, but has a bevy of wedding gowns ranging from $300 to $2000 that you can customize within the store. They also carry bridesmaid and flower girl dresses, as well as wedding accessories. [Photo: Facebook]

Bellissima Bridal

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You can find everything for your bridal party at Bellissima bridal, from intricate wedding gowns from Australian and Asian designers to bridesmaid dresses in a flower field of colors. There's also a full range of bridal accessories, from custom headpieces to satin shoes, and the option to have dresses shipped to you internationally. You know, on the off chance your private jet can't make the trip from Argentina to Coral Gables, or something like that. [Photo: Facebook]

Bijou Bridal

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Bijou Bridal is spacious and elegant, with a large stock of gorgeous wedding gowns for any taste. Even so, you can special order gowns into the store to try on at your convenience. There is also a grand selection of bridesmaid and flower girl dresses nestled within this Miracle Mile salon. [Photo: Bijou Bridal]

J Del Olmo Bridal Gallery

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This glamorous and spacious father and daughter owned boutique specializes in carrying bridal lines from local South Florida designers, including their own in-house brand. In addition, they offer alteration services and will happily clean and preserve your gown once the big day has wrapped up.

Coral Gables Bridals

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Coral Gables Bridals is known for their extensive collection of mantilla veils, headpieces, jewelry accessories and bridal shoes, as well as their excellent one-on-one service with brides. Their store is filled with satin and pique dreams and, best of all, these dreams apply to brides on a budget thanks to their section of discontinued gowns that come at a fraction of their original price. [Photo: Facebook]

Alegria Brides

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Mermaid, A-line, Empire Waist? You name the style and Alegria has it at an affordable price at any size, whether you're a 4 or 28. Gowns run between $800 and $5,700, and they charge a flat fee for alterations, unlike other stores which charge for each additional fix. You can also find mother of the bride gowns here, as well as lingerie, shoes, and other bridal accessories. Appointments are definitely encouraged, but they squeeze walk-ins if they're not too busy. [Photo: YellowBot]

Merlilí Brides

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The new Merlilí store is as beautiful as the diverse repertoire of gowns it carries, and we're not just talking bridal. Their bridesmaids dresses are pretty enough your girls will actually want to keep them, and the accessories are nice enough to wear again and again after the big day. [Photo: Merlilí]

Alessa's Bridal

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Alessa's Bridal is the kind of store you imagine bringing your entire bridal party to when you try on your dress for the big day. They have over 100 dresses in stock, priced between $650 to $2400, however they'll be adding more brands into their repertoire soon. Alessa's Bridal also specializes in creating custom veils, and will happily add additional beading and embellishments to whichever dress you choose. [Photo: Alessa's Bridal]

Chic Parisien

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Chic Parisien is Miami's oldest bridal boutique, and while it may no longer be located in its original Miracle Mile location, it still celebrates its 45 year history with a lineup of gorgeous gowns from brands like Jenny Packham, Marchesa and Monique Lhullier. You can also find flower girl dresses, detailed wedding invitations and event coordination services here. [Photo: Facebook]

Ever After

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Ever After is the rebel of bridal boutiques down here. For starters, it's not located on Miracle Mile, Miami's holy grail of wedding stores, but in the heart of Coconut Grove. This clean, modern bridal grotto is the exclusive retailer for Oscar de la Renta gowns in South Florida, and has racks upon racks of breathtaking dresses from Elie Saab, Vera Wang and Carolina Herrera, which they will hand deliver to you the day of your wedding. [Photo: Yelp]

Sasha's Bridal Boutique

This South Miami shop is small yet spacious, and only services one customer (and her entire bridal party) at a time. It's modern yet homey, with exposed concrete walls and accents of purple. Wedding and bridesmaid gowns from brands exclusively sold here are spaced out upon racks, so you don't feel like you're drowning in a sea of lace. Best of all, champagne is provided. This, friends, is a #WeddingWin. [Photo: Facebook]

Sira D' Pion Couture Bridal & Formal

Located in the Miami Merchandise Mart, Sira D' Pion has a gown for every bride, member of the bridal party, and mother of the bride. Alterations and dress additions are done by the owner herself, so you can be sure that no stitch is done without care. [Photo: Facebook]

Zayas Bridal & Quinceañeras

Worried about what to do with your dress after the wedding? At Zayas, you can rent one. This family-owned business is known mostly for their quincañera dresses, but has a bevy of wedding gowns ranging from $300 to $2000 that you can customize within the store. They also carry bridesmaid and flower girl dresses, as well as wedding accessories. [Photo: Facebook]

Bellissima Bridal

You can find everything for your bridal party at Bellissima bridal, from intricate wedding gowns from Australian and Asian designers to bridesmaid dresses in a flower field of colors. There's also a full range of bridal accessories, from custom headpieces to satin shoes, and the option to have dresses shipped to you internationally. You know, on the off chance your private jet can't make the trip from Argentina to Coral Gables, or something like that. [Photo: Facebook]

Bijou Bridal

Bijou Bridal is spacious and elegant, with a large stock of gorgeous wedding gowns for any taste. Even so, you can special order gowns into the store to try on at your convenience. There is also a grand selection of bridesmaid and flower girl dresses nestled within this Miracle Mile salon. [Photo: Bijou Bridal]

J Del Olmo Bridal Gallery

This glamorous and spacious father and daughter owned boutique specializes in carrying bridal lines from local South Florida designers, including their own in-house brand. In addition, they offer alteration services and will happily clean and preserve your gown once the big day has wrapped up.

Coral Gables Bridals

Coral Gables Bridals is known for their extensive collection of mantilla veils, headpieces, jewelry accessories and bridal shoes, as well as their excellent one-on-one service with brides. Their store is filled with satin and pique dreams and, best of all, these dreams apply to brides on a budget thanks to their section of discontinued gowns that come at a fraction of their original price. [Photo: Facebook]

Alegria Brides

Mermaid, A-line, Empire Waist? You name the style and Alegria has it at an affordable price at any size, whether you're a 4 or 28. Gowns run between $800 and $5,700, and they charge a flat fee for alterations, unlike other stores which charge for each additional fix. You can also find mother of the bride gowns here, as well as lingerie, shoes, and other bridal accessories. Appointments are definitely encouraged, but they squeeze walk-ins if they're not too busy. [Photo: YellowBot]

Merlilí Brides

The new Merlilí store is as beautiful as the diverse repertoire of gowns it carries, and we're not just talking bridal. Their bridesmaids dresses are pretty enough your girls will actually want to keep them, and the accessories are nice enough to wear again and again after the big day. [Photo: Merlilí]

Alessa's Bridal

Alessa's Bridal is the kind of store you imagine bringing your entire bridal party to when you try on your dress for the big day. They have over 100 dresses in stock, priced between $650 to $2400, however they'll be adding more brands into their repertoire soon. Alessa's Bridal also specializes in creating custom veils, and will happily add additional beading and embellishments to whichever dress you choose. [Photo: Alessa's Bridal]

Chic Parisien

Chic Parisien is Miami's oldest bridal boutique, and while it may no longer be located in its original Miracle Mile location, it still celebrates its 45 year history with a lineup of gorgeous gowns from brands like Jenny Packham, Marchesa and Monique Lhullier. You can also find flower girl dresses, detailed wedding invitations and event coordination services here. [Photo: Facebook]

Ever After

Ever After is the rebel of bridal boutiques down here. For starters, it's not located on Miracle Mile, Miami's holy grail of wedding stores, but in the heart of Coconut Grove. This clean, modern bridal grotto is the exclusive retailer for Oscar de la Renta gowns in South Florida, and has racks upon racks of breathtaking dresses from Elie Saab, Vera Wang and Carolina Herrera, which they will hand deliver to you the day of your wedding. [Photo: Yelp]