When it comes to Indian weddings, everything is extravagant from the décor and functions to the attire of the bride. Irrespective of the country you are in, every Indian bride dreams of having the classic huge Indian wedding.
However, when you are in a foreign land, the tasks become tougher because not everyone around is familiar with the Traditions of An Indian Wedding.
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But don’t worry! We are here to make some things simpler for you. To save you on research time, we have curated a list of the best Indian wedding dress shops in and around Melbourne where you can choose and shop to your heart’s content for your dream-wedding trousseau.
Who am I to make this list? Well, I’m a wedding photographer who works in Melbourne and capture 10+ Indian weddings every year. Starting capturing indian wedding with Sangeet or Mehendi Ceremony to post-ceremony dancing. I believe my past 7 years experience of recording the Indian weddings in Melbourne could help you to find your dream traditional Indian wedding dress.
Now, let’s get to the point. The best bridal shops in Melbourne to find the wedding dress.
1. Red Veil Boutique
This boutique in an online and a pop-up retailer for luxury Indian wear with a main emphasis on the designer label for the modern bride. Ranging from light lehenga and kurtis to heavy bridal wear, they have it all. With a major focus on online retailing, their first pop up store was seen in 2016/17 where many women flocked to see the display of designer wears. Don’t worry if you missed it because they promise to bring more pop up shops in the future for their Melbourne clients. For right now, you can contact them to book a private appointment.
Location: 358 Londsdale Street, Melbourne
Contact: 0452 469 867
2. Couture Mantra
If you are looking for something exclusive and don’t mind a high budget wedding dress, then Couture Mantra should be your go-to place. This company specializes in high-end Indian Haute Couture. Started by Kiran Lally, an Indian fashion designer, she bought a fresh modern perspective to Australia with her designs. They create their garments using high-quality fabrics that are put together by delicate hand embroidery, cuts and top-notch tailoring. Unfortunately, it is an online retailing store only but you can email them and they will guide you through their ordering process step by step.
3. Dulhan Exclusives
A premium bridal showroom, Dulhan Exclusives specializes in designer bridal outfits. Their bridal collection is made with the finest fabrics and soul touching colours, which is sure to satisfy your dream of having the perfect wedding dress. You can also pick and choose from their range of Banarasi Silk sarees and heavy handworked designer sarees. To cater to your exclusive needs, they also have outfits that are in different fabrics, cuts and styles.
Location: 582 Barkly Street, West Footscray
Contact: (03) 9793 9696
4. Style India
Fancy wearing a saree on your wedding day? Style India, owned by the ambitious Tania Dani, is your answer. An Australia owned and family run business, this upcoming shop has everything from light salwaar kameez and bridal sarees to indo western clothes. They have a range of colours in their sarees from the traditional red and orange to green and beige. Here you can also find some exclusive jewellery and accessories to pair with your sarees.
Location: 4 Phalaris Court, Delahey
Contact: 0433 217 989
5. Fashion Peacock
A treasure house for your bridal outfit needs, Fashion Peacock stocks latest fashion trends from designer brands like Neerus and other handloom companies of India. They have all kinds of Indian ethnic wear from kurtas and lehengas to even crop top and skirts. Do you want to wear a gown for your wedding day? They have an elite range of bridal and evening gowns also.
Location: Keysborough 3173
Contact: 0421 435 055
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