Every bride dreams of her perfect wedding dress, and after browsing through different ideas and inspirations, it is time to hit the shops.
If you're looking for a wedding dress in Dubai, there are many talented international and Arab fashion designers who are based in Dubai.
Some of the most famous fashion designers in the world have boutiques in Dubai or have their dresses at certain bridal shops, such as Elie Saab, Saiid Kobeisy, and Oscar de La Renta.
Here are some of the most popular fashion desginers that have their collections in Dubai:
Elie Saab: Born in 1964 in Lebanon, Elie Saab is a self-taught fashion talent. His designs magnify femininity and celebrate womanhood. Working with the finest materials, he builds his fairytale creations using simple designs, precious resources to formulate intricate details and maintains a form of sophistication. The result is the ultimate wedding dress that highlights a woman's silhouette. Elie Saab is found at the Fashion Avenue at Dubai Mall.
Saiid Kobeisy: Creating a richly textured aesthetic that is graceful, romantic and dreamy in a colour palette ranging from white to off-white, ivory to ivory cream and nude, the Saiid Kobeisy’s 2018 ready-to-wear bridal line is all about glamour. Some beautiful wedding dresses from the collection are now available at The Bridal Showroom in Dubai.
Oscar de La Renta:
The late, great designer was known for his gorgeous floral lace, 3-D flower petals, and painterly prints, inspired by his own spectacular gardens. For their first bridal collection, co-creative directors Fernando Garcia and Laura Kim paid tribute to that; not just with flowers, but with delicate ferns, vines, and leaves, too. The combination in the latest collection isn’t for every bride, but those looking for timeless, romantic gowns will find at Oscar de la Renta, which is available at Esposa Dubai.
Acclaimed by the likes of Vogue and loved by red carpet darlings such as Angelina Jolie, Kate Hudson, Taylor Swift, Kendall Jenner and many more, the bridal house encompasses feminine sophistication at luxurious craftsmanship levels. Legends by Romona Keveža is a classic bridal line inspired by legendary fashion icons such as Grace Kelly, Jacqueline Kennedy and Audrey Hepburn with timeless silhouettes, dreamy lace and one stunning red number. Romona Keveza is carried by The Bridal Showroom in Dubai.
Sareh Nouri is the latest International brand to be found exclusively in Dubai at The Bridal Showroom. Sareh, a native of Iran with her atelier based out of NYC, has patterns and layouts in her DNA and as a result of extremely successful work in utilizing traditional Persian art. So it is no wonder her designs have become so loved. They are romantic and feminine, as well as, timeless and sophisticated. Incorporating the finest of imported French lace and Italian silk, Sareh works closely with her team of highly trained dressmakers and patternmakers on these couture creations.
Beloved Bridal is committed to designing and producing hand crafted wedding dresses that reflect fashion-forward designs. Each Beloved wedding gown is hand-made using the finest quality fabrics and lace, Swarovski crystals, and hand-sewn embellishments. The Beloved collection from Casablana is available at Vanila Wedding Boutique.
She’s been dominating the bridalsphere, the Queen B of embellished backs, removable skirts, avant-garde fabric and modern silhouettes. Designer Hayley Paige and Blush by Hayley Paige are found exclusively in Dubai at The Bridal Showroom. The designer’s dresses are all about charm, statement looks and floral strokes. Gowns that dance to their on rhythm and flattering silhouettes to make any bride go ga-ga for the dresses. Her love for novelty fabrics is at the heart of her designs, textiles that look like garden frosting and graphics that make her dresses works of art.
Continually pushing the boundaries of style with her juxtaposition of classicism and modernity, Carolina Herrera has has resided at the helm of her eponymous label for decades of fervent acclaim. In her 2018 bridal collection, you will see a lot of floral touches, which were included in white on white wedding dresses and in different colors as well. The bridal dresses included emerald and white embroidery in a pattern inspired by an 18th century men’s waistcoat, as well as blush colored designs with guipure lace. You'll find Carolina Herrera's wedding dresses in Dubai at Esposa.
British born Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig have built a fashion empire defined by elegant eveningwear and one of a kind couture designs. Their 2018 wedding dresses are very feminine, delicate, and elegant, and feature rich fabrics such as dantelle and tulle. Georgina and Keren made sure that the collection feature the top bridal fashion trends in 2018, from 3D floras, wide necklines, layered skirts, and ruffles. The bridal collection also featured wedding dresses with sweetheart necklines, and off the shoulder designs. Marchesa can be found at Esposa in Dubai.
Yolan Cris, a Barcelona- based fashion-house specializes in haute couture wedding dresses and evening wear. Founded in 2005 by two sisters, Yolanda (1978) and Cristina (1979), the 2018 boho chic collection is inspired by the late 60s folk universe and a certain gipsy essence, that give a sense of nostalgia from the legendary Woodstock festival. Yolan Cris is found at Contessa in Dubai.
The 2018 Helen Miller collection of wedding dresses includes 4 gorgeous collections - Fleur, Green, Sweet, and Sky. From elegant to edgy, contemporary to classic, you’re guaranteed to find the perfect style and fit for the look you desire to achieve. Some pieces of Helen Miller's wedding gwns are available at Vanila Wedding Boutique
The Spring 2018 collection of Justin Alexander drew inspiration from 1950s and 1960s classic silhouettes and draped them with modern details and architectural styling with a twist which also featured lavish beading, sleek and modern seaming, stunning illusion bodices and daring black accents. You'll find Justin Alexander at Contessa in Dubai.
The collections of Jesus Peiro, designed by Merche Segarra, are conceived for a woman demanding in product quality, who values elegance, attentive to new trends and who wants to wear a dress with identity. In addition to his wedding dresses, Jesus Peiro has a wide collection of accessories also made by hand. Jesus Peiro in Dubai can be found at Vanila Wedding Boutique.
Ebru Sanci: This bridal and evening couture atelier by Turkish bridal designer Ebru Sanci opened its showroom in Dubai Design District. The elegant wedding dresses are designed to suit every style, carefully tailored to insure comfort for the bride on her big day.