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Most brides start planning a wedding with the intention of sticking to a strict budget. While it is typically considered an honor to be asked to support your friend on her big day, being a bridesmaid can add up quickly. Between the dress, the shower, the bachelorette party, the hair, the shoes, etc., this honor can get pricey. Throw in a destination, and it goes up. Thankfully, there are bridal boutiques all over the Denver area that offer pretty, elegant dresses for bridesmaids of all budgets.
Amanda’s Bridal and Tux
7430 W. 52nd Ave.
Arvada, CO 80002
This boutique in Olde Town Arvada offers a wide variety of dresses of all styles and price points, ranging from around $100 to over $500. With so many styles and designers to choose from, any bride will be able to find the perfect dress, regardless of her theme. From more classic floor-length gowns to more contemporary knee-length chiffon, you can be sure that your bridesmaids will look stylish and put together in the wedding album.
Chiyo’s Bridal and Tux
13697 E. Iliff Ave., Suite 6
Aurora, CO 80014
This shop offers a great selection of bridesmaid dresses that average between $100 to $200. With contemporary styles that are suited to proms, as well as more traditional styles, this store has something for any bride. The staff is helpful and friendly, and Chiyo’s will make sure your dress-shopping experience is a good one. Your bridesmaids will also have a great shopping outing and will end up with a good dress.
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The Green Bride
2340 W. Main St.
Littleton, CO 80120
This shop has a huge selection of gowns from many different designers, and it also has an extensive sale collection. The Green Boutique opened its B Boutique featuring bridesmaid gowns in May. Along with new merchandise, this shop also consigns wedding dresses, and some of the sale gowns are available for under $100. For bridesmaids on a budget, this is a shop worth checking out. The stress of finding the perfect dress is reduced, and you can go home happy with your wallet still intact.
The Bridal Connection
1515 Main St.
Longmont, CO 80501
Offering several designers, including the Disney collection, The Bridal Connection is a great place to find the perfect dress for your bridesmaids. The shop offers several styles from contemporary to traditional, and price points range from under $100 to over $500. This is a great place for brides whose maids want to look through a lot of dresses and have a lot of options. The staff at this shop is courteous and friendly.
7301 W. Alameda Ave., Suite E
Lakewood, CO 80226
For bridesmaids with looser wallets, d’Anelli Bridal offers a wide variety of dresses from designers such as WToo by Watters, Mori Lee and Lazaro, among others. Dresses average about $150 to $300 with some pricier styles and some less pricey ones. This store features a diverse selection of designers, so brides who are looking for a more traditional look can find a dress they’ll like and so will brides who want a more cocktail style to their bridesmaid dresses.
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Alaina Brandenburger is a freelance writer living in Denver. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.