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5 Seattle Bridal Shops

Seattle is a haven for brides-to-be, offering an array of bridal boutiques to cater to every style and budget. (In 2023, the Seattle, Tacoma and Bellevue metro area hosted more than 22,000 weddings.) In this bustling city, these five standout Seattle bridal shops bring a unique flair and expertise, ensuring that every bride finds the perfect dress for her special day.

La Belle Elaine’s Bridal

South Lake Union

Located near South Lake Union, La Belle Elaine’s offers a wide selection of couture wedding gowns, bridal accessories and in-house alterations. It has been a part of the Seattle wedding community for over 40 years and has received multiple accolades, including “Best of Weddings” from The Knot five years in a row. Gowns here range from $1,500 to $4,000. For more information, visit

Samila Bridal and Formal

Samila Bridal and Formal

West Seattle

This family- and woman-owned West Seattle bridal shop has been serving brides for nearly three decades. A wide selection of dresses from top designers are available to brides (as well as those shopping for other formal occasions) with brands like Morilee, Sophia Tolli, Sincerity Bridal and Casablanca Bridal. The store is known for its welcoming and knowledgeable staff who offer an intimate shopping experience with its pair of private suites. Gowns start at $1,495. For more information, visit

Embrace Bridal

University District

Seattle’s only exclusively plus-size bridal store, located in the University District, offers a wide range of sample sizes from 18 to 32. The boutique is known for its intimate, personalized service, where brides can enjoy a supportive experience with the help of dedicated stylists. If you are on a shorter timeline, the store has an off-the-rack section. Walk-ins can often be accommodated on weekdays based on availability. Most gowns fall between $1,500 and $2,500, and appointments can be upgraded with a bottle of Champagne or sparkling cider and a tote bag with bridal swag for $129. For more information, visit

Evergreen Bridal Studio

Evergreen Bridal Studio


Located in Downtown Tacoma, this boutique is known for its friendly stylists and diverse collection of gowns from renowned designers. In addition to helping brides find their dream dress, the store emphasizes sustainability by planting a tree for every gown purchased, in partnership with One Tree Planted. A 10 percent discount is offered to military personnel and their spouses, reflecting their commitment to supporting the community. For more information, visit

Bellevue Bridal Boutique


With 46 years of experience, this Bellevue bridal boutique is renowned for its extensive collection of gowns from top designers, along with the exclusive Disney Fairy Tale Weddings line. In addition, in-house alterations and a range of accessories make it a one-stop shop for all bridal needs. A portion of all bridal sales is donated to the Breakthrough T1D foundation, which helps improve the lives of those diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. For more information, visit

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