The bridal industry still has a long way to go before it is accessible to all. If you want to help us take steps towards disabilities accessibility and inclusion, we would love to hear from you. Reach out to request a change local to you, share ideas, ask questions, and share fears!
Located in Wendell, North Carolina, Simply Blush Bridal is the first boutique to receive an ABAB certification. With hundreds of 5 star reviews from previous brides, their store has been ranked one of the top wedding dress shops in the Southeastern United States. To make an appointment, check out their website: https://simplyblushbridal.com/
The Bridal Chateau is a third generation store that has been helping the Buffalo, NY brides say Yes to the Dress since 1976. Their focus is on "No Bride Left Behind", offering a size inclusive collection of gowns from sizes 00-40, and working towards having the utmost experience for every bride meeting them wherever they are at in their lives. Find them here!
It all begins with an idea and a request. If you want to see a store receive an ABAB certification so you can be confident that your experience will be comfortable and excellent, we encourage you to reach out to us or your desired retailer and ask them to take this step towards accessibility.