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Get Dressed Up In Downtown Coral Gables

Here in Miami, our fashion calendar is a bit topsy-turvy, it’s always resort season, weddings aren’t confined to spring and summer, in fact, they start to pick up around this time of year, and it’s always the right season for dressing up in your best formal wear.

When you’re in need of something special for an upcoming celebration, like a gala, wedding, or holiday party, look no further than the boutiques in Downtown Coral Gables. These glamorous spaces are full of special pieces that you won’t see on everyone when you walk into a room. These smaller, mostly independent spaces are accustomed to providing the personal shopping experience that you deserve when you’re shopping for a memorable night out.

Since 1968 Dominique has been dressing women who aren’t afraid of making a sartorial statement. This Miracle Mile boutique is sure to catch your eye with their dazzling window displays showing off the latest pieces at this extravagant space full of pieces that let you show off your individual style and personality.

The mother-daughter duo at Ella Bella Rozio offer a haute couture experience, right here in Coral Gables. Since 1988 Rocio Sanchez has been outfitting Miami’s most stylish from her atelier. Today, she’s joined by her daughter Ella Pena to keep her finger on the pulse of what today’s shoppers want. They pride themselves on offering an experience that you would otherwise have to travel to one of the world’s fashion capitals, like Milan or Paris, to find. Expect an intimate experience with this talented team and then a customized sketch of your design before finally being presented with your custom look, tailored perfectly for your body.

Bridal Boutiques

Don’t be mislead by the white gowns in the windows of Miracle Mile and Downtown Coral Gables’ famed bridal boutiques, inside many, you’ll find gowns for more than just the bride to wear to weddings and more special occasions. Find the perfect dress for your upcoming occasion in a setting that provides exceptional service; bridal stores are used to helping people on the most photographed day of their life.

Take advantage of their expert eyes and experience with tailoring at stores like AIRE Barcelona, where there is a lovely collection of formal gowns in sleek silhouettes. Alegria’s Brides carries more than a dozen international designers for mother of the bride/groom and special occasion gowns. For a fashion-forward look, visit Bijou Bridal or J. del Olmo. More traditional gowns for formal occasions can be found at Bellissima Bridal or Jacqueline’s Bridal. For an ultra-glam look, Leggenda Bridal is a must-stop; they don’t shy away from a dramatic silhouette or sparkle. Contemporary shoppers can find stylish, romantic gowns at Daisy Tarsi, where their experience outfitting groups of bridesmaids with different body shapes and personal styles, will surely come in handy helping you find the perfect dress for any event.

 

Barcelona based Pronovias, an international leader in bridal fashion, has opened a new flagship store right here on Miracle Mile. This sleek new boutique has looks for more than just brides. Find a wide range of memorable sartorial moments waiting to be had, from short cocktail gowns to formal pant looks, more traditional gowns and trendy silhouettes. Another Spanish designer with a big presence on Miracle Mile is Rosa Clarà, trusted by stylish women for years. Whatever the occasion, you’ll find chic looks like tea-length floral frocks, full-length beaded dresses, and even hair accessories and shoes to complete your look.