Where to Buy Bridesmaid Dresses

Unsure of where to purchase the perfect bridesmaid dress to match the wedding theme? Check out our full comprehensive guide on the best spots to purchase the bridesmaid dress of your dream.

By Rachel Varina

Where to Buy Bridesmaid Dresses
Photo by Arlene Jacobs Photography

The First Look ✨

  • Birdy Grey’s wide variety of chiffon gowns are all $99, and they carry matching plus and maternity sizes, too.
  • David's Bridal is a popular fave thanks to their wide array of designers options, styles, and inclusive sizing all under $200.
  • Zola is known for our wedding planning tools and easy-to-use registry, but we also offer a wide assortment of beautiful designer and budget-friend bridesmaid dress options.

Selecting bridesmaid dresses is one of the biggest wedding elements that pulls the entire day’s look together. Whether you picture a neutral, boho palette, or perhaps rich jewel-tones in thick fabric, or even something entirely unique, knowing where to look is crucial to finding exactly what you envision. While there are a plethora of options out there, there are a few standouts in regard to size-inclusivity, designer styles, and budget-friendly options to consider when selecting the look that your best pals will rock on your big day.

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Revelry

If you’re looking for a one-of-a-kind bridesmaid dress, there’s no better place to shop then Revelry. The online boutique’s styles are only sold via their site (which means that you’re getting the best price directly), and while their prices are lower than their famous designer counterparts, their quality rivals the more well-known brands. Not only do they have 100+ color options, offer sizes 0-32 (and never charge additional prices for extended or tall options), and have a huge variety of separate pieces, but their customer service is second to none. Whether you make a stylist appointment, order a Try-On Box, or utilize their Facebook group (where color and style requests are answered by the team daily), you’ll be taken care of from “yes” to “I do” with Revelry.

BHLDN

BHLDN is known for its in-store and online options, with both routes offering a seamless shopping experience. If you want lots of color, fabric, style, and designer choices, there’s a good chance that BHLDN has what you’re looking for. Browse gowns by Jenny Yoo and Amsale, or select a vision, such as boho or sleeved dresses. In addition to stocking flower girl dresses, bridesmaid robes, and accessories (which makes matching oh-so-simple), BHLDN offers a 30-day return policy so that you can shop stress-free.

Birdy Grey

If you’re looking for bridesmaid dresses on a budget (but don’t want to skimp on quality), Birdy Grey’s wide selection of chiffon gowns are all $99. Not only do they have a variety of styles from convertible to off-the-shoulder, but they also carry matching plus size and maternity dresses so your entire party can be outfitted with ease.

David's Bridal

David's Bridal has long been a leader in wedding fashion, and their bridesmaid dress selection is no exception. Not only do they stock coveted designers such as Vera Wang, but all styles on their site are under $200, so you know you won’t accidentally fall in love with a $600 dress. In addition to being size inclusive with every size sporting the same price tag, they have locations all over the country, so finding your perfect fit is simple (but you can find your measurements online with their in-depth size guide).

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The Dessy Group

Dessy is one of those retailers that truly has it all, which makes bridesmaid dress shopping an absolute breeze. Peruse a huge assortment of styles, colors, and fabrics from designers such as Jenny Packham and Alfred Sung, and outfit your entire party with sizes from 0 to 24W. If you need a dress like, now, you can shop the “Ready to Ship” section with gowns that ship within one to three days. While some of their gowns get up in the $300s, the quality (and designer tag) is definitely worth it.

ASOS

It turns out that the popular outfitter actually has tons of gorgeous bridesmaid dresses (and accessories) that you’d regret not checking out. With sizes ranging from petite to tall, and maternity to curvy, there’s something for everyone. And, with fast shipping and return options, you can order with complete confidence. No guarantees that you won’t snag a few dresses for yourself when looking at their virtual stockroom, though, since most gowns are under $200 and most heels are under $50.

Show Me Your Mumu

A favorite retailer of “Bachelor” franchise contestants, Show Me Your Mumu is the mecca for all things flowy, minimalist, and bohemian. With options broken down by details such as neckline, sleeve length, and price point, finding what you’re looking for is simple (but no promises that you won’t snag something up for yourself, since all of the styles are dreamy). Plus, with 26+ colors and a 30-day return policy, you can rest assured that you’ll end up with your ideal bridesmaid look, whatever your vision.

Brideside

If you’re looking for assistance from start to finish, Brideside sets you up with a complimentary stylist who assists in every detail of the process, whether you’re shopping online or in person. Not only does the retailer stock designers such as Jenny Yoo and Watters, but you can try on the gowns at home before you buy them to ensure that you find the perfect fit. Choose from a variety of styles, colors, and fabrics at budget-friendly prices that your party will love.

Bella Bridesmaid

If you want the boutique experience, but have bridesmaids scattered across the country, Bella Bridesmaid is hands-down one of the best options out there. With 50+ locations in the nation, you can select styles that you want your party to try on, and have them head to their nearest location to find their best fit. While the gowns are made-to-order (which means returns aren’t accepted), the wide selection of designer styles mixed with the confidence of an in-person fitting means that you’ll know exactly what you’re getting before the order is placed.

Azazie

Say “hello” to the mecca of bridesmaid dress shopping on a budget. With 80+ color options and over 500 budget-friendly styles, it’s almost impossible not to find something you love on Azazie’s online showroom. You can order both swatches to find your color and samples so that your gals can find their fave sizes (or styles, if you’re letting them pick) before placing a final order. With sizes 0-30 offered (and an option for a custom-made gown in your exact measurements), everyone in your party will be happy with a gown from Azazie, especially since most looks come in under $150.

Lulus

There’s a good chance that your shopping cart is already filled with Lulu looks, which is why their bridesmaid section is so exciting. If you’re having a trendy party and are after a sexier bridal party look, Lulu’s offers gowns with high-slits, spaghetti straps, and deep-v necklines (but there are plenty of traditional looks, too). Plus, most styles are priced under $100 and are well-reviewed, so you can find exactly what you’re looking for at a price that your wedding party will adore. Extra bonus: All of the styles are on trend, which means that there’s a good chance that your bridesmaids will actually wear the dress you pick again, which is a big win when it comes to making your pals happy.

Adrianna Papell

If you’re planning a formal wedding, Adrianna Papell is the end-all be-all choice for full-glam looks. With intricate beading, dazzling sequins, and structured fits, your bridesmaids will feel like stars in any of the wide variety of options. With sizes ranging from 00 to 30, and styles ranging from soft and romantic to show-stopping art deco options, it’s impossible not to be enchanted by all of Adrianna Papell’s bridesmaid options, especially since most looks check out at under $250.

Jenny Yoo

Jenny Yoo is the mecca of all things sweet, soft, feminine, and romantic. With a variety of tones that are designed to blend, and a wide assortment of fabrics from rich velvet to flowy floral patterns, there’s a look for every season, while still adhering to the brands overarching theme of dreamy styles. Not only can you shop her looks online, but lots of popular styles can be found through other retailers, so keep your eye out if there’s a look that you really want, because chances are that it’s in stock somewhere thanks to Jenny Yoo’s popularity in the wedding industry.

Zola

Yup, while we’re here to help you plan your wedding, create a website, and build a registry, we also offer stunning bridesmaid dress options in every color and style that you can think of. With looks from retailers such as Kleinfeld and Birdy Grey, inclusive-sizing, and a 30-day return window, you can coordinate all of your wedding tasks in one place, while outfitting your bridesmaids in fantastic styles (most of which are under $200).

Whatever your bridesmaid vision, rest assured that there’s a retailer who can accomplish your dream and make your pals proud to stand by your side on the big day and beyond.

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