Wedding shops in Auckland, New Zealand
In keeping with our city hopping theme, we now head to a treasure trove in the southern hemisphere, Auckland. Auckland is an important city in the north island of New Zealand. The beauty of this place is often unmatched and can be the scene for a picture perfect wedding. The surroundings are as such, that it can make even amateur photographers take pictures like pros. You might think Lord of the rings when you think New Zealand, well if you want a themed wedding there probably isn’t a more perfect place on the planet for one. The three shops you need to check out, to make yourself an enchanting bride are:
A truly unique wedding boutique, having won multiple awards for their collections, Anna Schimmel is currently showcasing the Paris, New York and Summer Collections. The Summer Collection is something that was particularly striking. If you are seeing a relaxed couture, graceful silhouettes then this collection is for you. They have skirts of Chantilly lace, organza and tulle that merge perfectly with hand sewn beaded Swarovski Elements. The summer collection is not confined to a particular type of wedding also. Styles include beaded, beach, backless, tulle, silk and much more. If you love pearls in particular they have an entire pearl collection, just for you. They have restricted timings for you to browse the store so if you are unable to make an appointment, we suggest you head over between 12-3PM. You can book a free fitting too.
Jenny’s bridal is another cool store to visit especially if you live near the north shore. They have in stock the largest collection of the famous Allure dresses in the whole of New Zealand. This store works a bit differently than most others as you can get in store try on their Allure dresses and if you like one that fits you well they will order it for you. Other designers they possess in their arsenal are from Cizzy, Madison-James and Venus. They have plus sized gowns also. The prices typically range between the $2000 and $3000 mark. Their sale section offers numerous dresses in the $1000 to $2000 range as well, so be sure to check that out. You can hire dresses also by putting down a small bond fee for them.
A one stop shop for brides, bridesmaids and flower girl too! This shop has it all with collections being updated monthly you can be certain you will only be wearing something that is very recent. Their designer combinations include works from Allure Bridals & Madison James, Paloma Blanca & Mikaella, and Mancini & Angeline etc. This store is ideal for the high end shopper with the price ranging from $2000 – $5000. Paloma Blanca’s V-neck and back dresses are particularly stunning. The Champagne lace with pearl lining is a stunning colour especially suited for the traditional French fabric. You can get other accessories like earrings, bracelets, brooches, hair jewellery, necklaces, bridal sets etc.