Getting the perfect evening gown for your wedding reception is as hard and as important as choosing your own wedding dress. After all, your outfit as the bride even at the reception is still a part of the celebration’s highlights. There are actually a lot of options to choose from when it comes to evening gowns. You can have a cocktail dress, a ball gown, or even a traditional cheongsam – but what is the best choice, really? Fret not, though! To help you find the perfect evening gown for your wedding, we compiled a list of the Top 10 Places to get Evening Gowns for Wedding.
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Top 10 Places to get Evening Gowns for Wedding in Singapore
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Mel Chen Luxe is one of the three labels behind the clothing company Caramel & Co. It specializes in creating one-of-a-kind evening wear for ladies who wish to look good on special occasions. They are known for their bespoke and luxurious evening gowns and dresses. Behind this company is the artistic mind of Mel Chen, who established it in 2008. The other labels behind Caramel & Co. is Mel Chen Bridal and Provocacy.
If you are looking for delicate and stylish gowns, we suggest that you stop by AnnTeoh Couture, a lovely atelier located in Orchard Road. Owned by Ann Teoh, a Singapore-based award-winning couturier with over two decades of experience in the dress-making industry, the shop has become a popular stop for those who are looking for bridal gowns, ready-to-wear gowns and resort wear. In addition to that, they also offer bespoke services for ladies.
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Are you a bride who happens to be on a budget? If so, you should most definitely check out Upstage. It is a local online retailer that has a wide catalog of gowns and dresses for every occasion. They take pride in having the right clothes for every event – along with the right price – so you don’t have to worry when you purchase a gown with them.
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Another Singapore-based online retailer that you can check out for cocktail dresses and evening gowns for your wedding is ClothingCandy. Founded in 2011, the blogshop offers a wide array of stylish and fashionable items of clothing that you will surely love. What’s adorable bout them is that they cater all kinds of ladies, not just those with model-like figures. In fact, their collection also includes outfits for plus size and petite women.
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Aside from your evening gown, there are also other aspects of your overall look that you have to consider – for instance, the shoes and accessories that you are going to wear. If you wish to get all of those things in one place, then Robinsons is the perfect place for you. With branches in 3 of Singapore’s malls —The Heeren, JEM and Raffles City— this popular one-stop shopping destination is known for their contemporary products that range from fashion and beauty products to home supplies and sports gear. They carry plenty of brands, so you’ll surely find whatever it is that you are looking for.
Laichan has been an icon in the Raffles Hotel Arcade for over 35 years now. It is owned by one of Singapore’s most renowned fashion designers, Goh Lai Chan. The shop specialises in creating made-to-order, figure-flattering and striking cheongsams and qipao, making it a favourite choice for Singapore society women, Malaysian datins and Bruneian royalty. They also have a collection of evening gowns and wedding dresses that are stunning, timeless and comfortable.
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If you wish to give life to your dream evening gown, then Time Taken to Make A Dress is the ultimate shop for you. Behind it is Jade and Letticia, a pair of passionate individuals who aim to create unique clothes that flatter a women’s body and show off their personality. Time Taken To Make A Dress is known their custom-made evening gowns and dresses, so they are truly ideal if you wish to have an item of clothing that’s made just for you. They also have a collection of ready-to-wear pieces. But what we love about them is that they also offer reconstruction of pre-loved dresses, making it something that’s definitely perfect for your style and needs!
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Located at Tanjong Pagar is a quaint and cosy wedding boutique. This place is known as Emmanuel B. Couture, which was founded by the amazing designer Elaine Tan 18 years ago. They are known for their trademark cheongsams with laced details and vivid hues, which are a favorite among brides. Aside from that, the wedding boutique also offers wedding gowns, evening gowns, suits for gentlemen, flower girl dresses and hair and makeup styling.
Willow & Huxley is a multi-brand boutique that offers trendy and fashionable clothes, bags, shoes and jewelry with labels and brands that are recognized all-over the world. They are the perfect one-stop stop if you are looking for contemporary evening gowns that are fresh and trendy. Willow & Huxley has limited number of slots so it is best to check their catalog often.
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Another multi-label fashion boutique you should visit when on the hunt for the perfect evening gown is MYthology. Located in Singapore’s Club Street, this sleek and trendy boutique offers divine and well-crafted garments from various independent Asian designers. Its owner and founder, Apsara Oswal, aims to make it a launch pad for local designers who wish to be known internationally, but lacks funds.
Bonus: White Runway
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Scoured Singapore but still can’t find the perfect evening gown? If so, you should check out White Runway. Based in Australia, the clothing company offers a large selection of fashionable ready-to-wear and custom-made gowns for women. They aim to make outfits, especially evening gowns that women can wear not once —on their wedding day— but also on other special occasions. They offer 2-7 working days international shipping with online tracking.
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