Of course, of course, it’s all about the bride. Her dress is the most important. But bridesmaids are important too, and they deserve to look (almost) as stunning. What’s a bride without her girl posse, right? These stores will take good care of the ladies and are sure to help make the wedding experience even more memorable.
1641 Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55403
In Minneapolis, the store with the name that is just as “beautiful” as the dresses inside will have plenty of options for the bridesmaids. Both stylish and affordable, the store offers a variety of styles and designs to suit any wedding. You can also find elegant accessories and shoes to go along with the dress. It’s easy to spend the day trying on beautiful dresses and jewelry, so grab your girlfriends and enjoy the ride.
Diamond Bridal and Formal
10760 Minnesota 55
Plymouth, MN 55441
Relax and let the welcoming staff at this Plymouth bridal shop take good care of you, and take at least one stress away from planning the wedding. Excellent service only adds to the shopping experience, and makes it much more fun to look through racks of dresses (especially if you have had bad luck at other stores). Diamond has designers for whatever your style, and be sure to check out its very own Diamond Collection, designed and manufactured by the company.
Bella Bridal Boutique
10150 City Walk Drive
Saint Paul, MN 55129
Just outside of downtown St. Paul in Woodbury, Bella Bridal strives to provide a better wedding experience. The store works with designers of all types, from Allure to WTOO, as well as all price ranges. The bridesmaids will be looking good no matter what kind of wedding you’re having. More casual? Sure. Fashion forward? Why not. Peruse the website to get a feel for the designers and what kinds of dresses are available, or head into the store and enjoy the service and selection onsite.
214 Main Street S
Stillwater, MN 55082
Along picturesque Main Street in Stillwater, Our Shop has been providing ladies and gentleman with formal wear for over two decades. Both the helpful staff and wide selection of dresses for bridesmaids will make your shopping experience nothing but fun. These veterans know what they’re doing. Not only is Stillwater quite possible the cutest city in Minnesota, perfect for an afternoon of dress shopping with your girls, but you’re sure to find exactly what you need.
The Wedding Shoppe Inc.
1169 Grand Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55105
This operation along St. Paul’s Grand Avenue has been one of the best, and busiest, bridal stores in the Twin Cities for years. Whatever you’re looking for, you know you’ll be in good hands. The enormous selection of dresses might be overwhelming at first, but with the smiling faces ready to help you find what you need, you’ll have a smooth experience (which isn’t often the case when planning a wedding). There is a reason that this is the go-to spot for so many brides, and their bridesmaids.
Adrian Schramm is a resident Saint Paul writer with a passion for all things local. Through his work with Saint Paul Almanac and Minneapolis Examiner at Examiner.com, as well as in the kitchens of bars and restaurants around town, he has discovered what truly makes the Twin Cities tick.