You’re getting married in Bali so why not buy your dress here too? That way your dress can reflect the laid back Island style of your wedding and be ideal for the climate too. There’s plenty of wedding dress options in Bali – you can buy off the rack at a gorgeous boutique in Seminyak, wear a traditional Kebaya, or visit one of Bali’s best tailors to create a look that is entirely you.
Magali Pascal is a Paris born designer who moved to Bali in 2004 to launch her own label. She’s known for her beautiful work in silk and lace and intricate yet easy to wear pieces. There are 3 Flagship boutiques in Bali (you can also find her in boutiques across Australia and online) and there are always options in traditional bridal colours like white and cream as well as accessories like jewellery, clutches and shoes. These looks are great for a low key beachside weddings that flow into glamorous nighttime affairs.
Visit the Magali Pascal website.
Uluwatu creates luxe looks in cotton and lace which are crafted by talented Balinese craft workers. These handmade lace articles are almost always in white so a bride will have plenty of options at her fingertips. There are also long dresses, short dresses and separates available and the lace detail is incredibly fitting as it resembles the detailing found on traditional wedding kebayas. These dresses, which are created by locals create a breezy boho look.
Visit the Uluwatu website.
Biasa is a good option for more innovative brides that aren’t afraid to risk wearing more natural materials in interesting cuts. Whilst Biasa’s collections tend to lean more towards sophisticated resort wear, we think that there can be good options if you want a more understated look.
Visit the Biasa website.
Many Australian brides have had success having their wedding dress made at Belinda Bridal. They have been operating since 1999 and are well versed in what modern brides want and can also create a wedding kebaya look as well. Belinda Bridal is a great option for brides that want to keep their look more formal and traditional.
Visit the Belinda Bridal website.
Alta Moda is arguably the islands best place to buy fashion fabrics and trimmings. Brides can go and pick their fabrics, lace and trimmings and then go to their favourite tailor/dressmaker so that they can whip up a creation that they can call their own. This way the dress is truly couture and made just for you.
Visit the Alta Moda website.