Allure Bridals, style C489T: English Net and a Horsehair train are the showstopper elements of this elegant wedding stunner. You will love the flexibility of being able to detach the dramatic train. The intricate beaded sheath offers exquisite back detail. This dress is ideal for brides seeking two looks from one gown. Available colors: Ivory, Champagne. Available sizes: 2-32.

You Need An Exacting Fit For Your Big Day!

New York Bride & Groom in Charlotte specializes in helping brides assemble their perfect wedding ensemble, from the dress to the veil to the accessories. Part of making sure you look stunning is ensuring that your wedding gown fits perfectly in all the right places. Also, this is vital for optimal comfort, movement and great pictures.

Taking correct measurements is a crucial part of achieving an ideal fit. Here are some great tips to help you with accurate measuring:

We want to ensure that you have the perfect fit for your perfect day.

Measure Your Bust
Lift your arms, and wrap the measuring tape around the fullest part of your bust. Where the measuring tape overlaps is the measurement that you should use.

Measure Your Hips
Measure at the fullest part of your bottom and thighs. See our size charts below. You may not line up with one size so choose a size with your largest measurement.

Measure Your Natural Waist

Wrap the measuring tape around your natural waist, which is approximately 2 inches above your belly button. Discover more tips on how to capture your best measurements compliments of the size chart from Allure Bridals.


Allure Bridals, style C486: Decadent dimension is yours to flaunt with this textured ballgown. 3D embroidery combines with English Net for an enchanting effect. The sweetheart neckline offers even more romance to this sensational bridal gown. Available colors: Ivory/Silver, Champagne/Ivory/Silver. Available sizes: 2-32.

Textured Gowns Captivate and Conceal

What kind of silhouette do you envision? Sleek and spotless or ruched and full of texture? Perhaps your dream lies somewhere in between. New York Bride & Groom Charlotte features designer dresses with every possible combination. For example, the Allure wedding gown shown above is highlighted by elegant appliqués.

Learn more about the design value of texture in this informative article:

Fabric choice is a major component of adding texture. The most popular ways to add texture to the fabric of a wedding dress is through embroidery or appliqué. Appliqué can create a “3D” effect, with the appliquéd objects popping out from the background fabric. With embroidery, raised patterns are made throughout the dress either with a thick thread or beading. It’s one of those details that is often overlooked. Between finding a dress in the right color, and in the most flatter