White Friday

2 days ago

xoxo, TWD   image: Justin & Mary 

A Lot to be Thankful For

4 days ago

There is so much to be thankful for in November, including tons of Bridal savings!  1. November 21-25th: Hayley Paige […]

Pretty Post | Caitlin & Jeff’s Lion Rock Farm Wedding

4 days ago

Caitlin & Jeff’s Lion Rock Farm Wedding On September 8th, Caitlin walked down the aisle at Lion Rock Farm in […]

Breaking Down Bridal Sizing

2 weeks ago

Breaking Down Bridal Sizing Bridal gown sizing is often a hot topic when brides are shopping for their wedding gown. […]

Hayley Paige Trunk Show

2 weeks ago

The Hayley Paige Trunk Show is on!   Ring us at 860.669.4596 or click here to request an appointment! xoxo, […]

Fall Sample Sale Tips & Guidelines

3 weeks ago

As our Fall 2018 Sample Sale approaches, we wanted so share our tips and guidelines for making the sale a […]

Pretty Post | Olivia & Brennan’s Warm-Toned Summer Wedding

3 weeks ago

Here in the midst of October in Connecticut, the air is crisp and the sweaters are on. It can be […]

Bridal Market Trends | What We Already Own!

4 weeks ago

Last week, we shared all the top trends that we saw from Bridal Market. Many of these bridal market trends, […]

Bridal Market Trends | Fall 2019 Preview

1 month ago

Last week, the TWD Lovelies headed into NYC for Bridal Market, a biannual event where bridal designers showcase their new […]

The Endless Summer Soiree Recap | September 2018

1 month ago

On September 5th, 2018, local vendors gathered here at TWD for our Endless Summer Soiree! We offered brides hair and […]

Sarah’s White Carpet Appointment | September 23, 2018

1 month ago

On September 23rd, adorable Sarah and her crew came to TWD for a White Carpet Appointment! Sarah was joined by our stylist, […]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month at TWD

1 month ago

October is breast cancer awareness month, something we are very passionate about here at The White Dress by the shore. […]

The Bridesmaids Get Shopping Event

1 month ago

It’s time to gather your maids and Get Shopping with 10% off any bridesmaids dress from October 16-21st.  In order […]

Meet the Designer | Antonio Gaul

2 months ago

Having trouble finding your gown? Not quite completing the vision in your head? On Saturday, October 13th, Antonio Gaul himself […]

Jillian + Michael’s Rustic Summer Wedding

2 months ago

As summer comes to a close, and fall begins in just a few days, we wanted to celebrate one of […]

The Gown Cleaning & Preservation Event

1 month ago

Our annual Gown Cleaning and Preservation Event is on for the entire month of October!

The White Dress Destinations Book Signing

2 months ago

Last week, TWD owner, Beth, and her co-authors were at Breakwater Books in Guilford, CT for a signing of their […]

Fall for Lace Event

2 months ago

Fall is here, so it’s time for the Fall for Lace Event! To welcome Fall, we are having our Fall […]

White Dress Book Signing

2 months ago

Join us in toasting the authors of The White Dress Destinations– including TWD owner, Beth Chapman!  xoxo, TWD

Legends by Romona Keveza Trunk Show

2 months ago

Are you a bride who loves a timeless gown? Join us for the Legends by Romona Keveza Trunk Show. A […]

New TWD at Home Inventory

2 months ago

As our new website is under construction and we are not able to update our TWD at Home inventory selections […]

Meet Designer, Sara Gabriel

2 months ago

One of our favorite accessories designers, Sara Gabriel, is making a special visit from Colorado to The White Dress by […]

June 2018 Jenny Yoo Bridesmaids Promotion

5 months ago

June 1st – June 26th   During the June 2018 Jenny Yoo Bridesmaids Promotion there will be a $15 discount […]

Pretty Post: Classic Connecticut Wedding at The Wadsworth Mansion

5 months ago

The White Dress by the shore bride, Haleigh looked stunning at her classic Connecticut wedding at The Wadsworth Mansion, one of […]

Better late than never | Rush Event | June 7 – 9

6 months ago

We know it takes time the say yes to the perfect dress, if you waited a little too long, we’ve […]

Royal Wedding Viewing Party Recap

6 months ago

Royal Wedding Viewing Party Recap We adore all weddings, but when it is a Royal Wedding, we just HAVE to […]

NEW Jenny Yoo 2018 Collection Trunk Show | May 31 – June 2

6 months ago

Join us May 31st – June 2nd  We are hosting the New 2018 Jenny Yoo Bridal Collection Trunk Show May […]

Custom Bridal Denim Jackets

6 months ago

Custom Bridal Denim Jackets Did you hear? We have something special in store for our brides… Custom Bridal Denim Jackets!  We […]

Text Us…Maybe!

6 months ago

Text Messaging just got a whole lot better! Hey this is crazy, but Text Us…maybe! Say hello to 2-way texting […]

We’re Hiring!

6 months ago

We are looking for some fashionable, talented and personable people to join our team! image: Take Aim Photography We are […]

Happy Mothers Day!

6 months ago

Happy Mother’s Day. We wish our moms and yours a very special day! From Left to Right : Shana (Abigail Scott Photography) […]

Sample Sale Event | Saturday, May, 12th

7 months ago

Sample Sale Event Saturday, May 12, 2018  Join The White Dress by the shore for our spring sample Sale, Saturday, […]

Hayley Paige Chandon takes The Society Room in Hartford

7 months ago

Hayley Paige Chandon takes The Society Room in Hartford  The White Dress by the shore bride Melissa looked like royalty in […]

Royal Wedding Viewing Party | April 19th

7 months ago

We hope you will bring out your fascinator and join us as we celebrate the Royal Wedding with a viewing […]

Royal Wedding Dress Prediction

7 months ago

Royal Wedding Dress Prediction  The entire wedding world is holding their breath to see what Meghan Markle will wear for […]

Hayley Paige Trunk Show {SAVE THE DATE} | May 17th – 19th

7 months ago

Save the date! We are hosting our Hayley Paige Trunk Show, May 17th – 19th. During this exclusive event the we […]

Ashley’s luxury White Carpet Appointment Experience

7 months ago

Luxury White Carpet Appointment Experience  There’s no denying that White Carpet Appointment brides hold a special place in our heart, so we […]

Spring 2019 New York Bridal Fashion Week Trends

7 months ago

  Spring 2019 Bridal Fashion Week Trends  We just returned from New York Bridal Fashion Week and we are still […]

The Spring Bling Event | April 26 -28

7 months ago

The Spring Bling Event Image: Justin & Mary Marantz, Styling: Beth Chapman Styling, Gown: Hayley Paige, Headpiece: Maria Elena, Beauty: […]

A Custom Wedding Dress at The White Dress by the shore

7 months ago

A Custom Wedding Dress at The White Dress by the Shore! At The White Dress by the shore we love […]

It’s time to Spring for your gown | April 19 – 21

7 months ago

It’s time to Spring for your gown Image: Justin & Mary Marantz | Styling: Beth Chapman Styling | Gown: Kate […]

What We’re Loving: Dresses with Slits

7 months ago

What We’re Loving: Dresses with Slits As we look ahead to the 2019 bridal and bridesmaids trends we are loving […]

{Save on Bridesmaids} during the month of April!

8 months ago

{Save on Bridesmaids} during the month of April! Its time to gather your girls, have some fun and save on […]

The Best of Made With Love Bridal Gowns | April 5th – 7th

8 months ago

The Best of Made With Love Bridal Gowns Image: Carla Ten Eyck | Styling: Beth Chapman Styling | Gown: Made With […]

Introducing | Full Figured Bridal at The White Dress by the shore

8 months ago

Full Figured Bridal  We believe that beauty comes in all shapes and sizes.We are so excited to officially announce the […]

Inspiration | Black and White Wedding Editorial Shoot at The Copper Beach Inn

8 months ago

Black and White Wedding Editorial Shoot at The Copper Beach Inn I saw the Carolina Herrera black and white gingham […]

It’s A {Good Friday} To Buy Your Gown!

8 months ago

We think any day is a good day to buy your wedding dress, but this Friday is a really {Good […]

{Surprise Treat} 10% off ALL Hayley Paige & Blush by Hayley Paige Gowns

8 months ago

{ Surprise Treat } {SURPRISE TREAT} in celebration of Spring 🌸 and the fact that we believe that no two […]

Elegant Saratoga Golf Club Wedding | Feature Friday

8 months ago

Lindsay & Nevada | Saratoga National Golf Club Lindsay’s vision for her Elegant Saratoga Golf Club wedding was perfect for […]

Baubles, Veils & Cocktails | March 22nd

8 months ago

Baubles, Veils & Cocktails  Thursday, March 22nd | 5:00pm – 8:00pm  We are thrilled to announce our Haute Bride accessory event March […]

Haute Bride Trunk Show | March 22-24

8 months ago

Haute Bride Trunk Show  March 22nd – March 24th  View the newest pieces in Haute Bride’s Accessory Collection and receive 10% off […]

A Classic Southern Florida Wedding

8 months ago

A Classic Southern Florida Wedding When we heard our White Dress By The Shore Bride, Whitney’s vision for her Classic […]

Legends Romona Keveza Trunk Show | March 15 – 18

8 months ago

Legends Romona Keveza Trunk Show  Thursday. March 15th – Sunday March 18th  This elegant bridal line is inspired by legendary […]

New Bridesmaids Shopping Experience!

9 months ago

New Bridesmaids Shopping Experience! Our new bridesmaids shopping experience & payment service allows our brides and bridesmaids to have the boutique shopping […]

NEW Designer Jean and Jewel at The White Dress by the shore

9 months ago

NEW Designer Jean and Jewel at The White Dress by the shore We are so excited to introduce fresh NEW […]

Made With Love Bridal in CT

9 months ago

Made With Love Bridal in CT We are thrilled to carry designer Made With Love bridal in CT and want to share […]

Pretty Post: Kelsey & Paul’s Riverhouse Romance featuring Hayley Paige Dori

9 months ago

The first time I saw Kelsey, I was in awe of how beautiful she was. So much that I walked […]

Luxury Bridal Event | March 1st – 4th

9 months ago

Luxury Bridal Event The Luxury Bridal Event will be March 1st – 4th (we are going to be open on Sunday […]

Get to know Sara Gabriel | TWD Accessories Designer

9 months ago

Get to know Sara Gabriel | TWD Accessories Designer  Our next accessories Trunk Show is fast approaching, and with the […]

Sarah and Walt’s Madison Beach Hotel Wedding

9 months ago

Sarah and Walt’s Madison Beach Hotel Wedding At The White Dress by the shore, our passion is helping brides find […]

Why It’s OK to Say YES on Your First Wedding Dress Shopping Trip

9 months ago

Why It’s OK to Say YES on Your First Wedding Dress Shopping Trip The White Dress by the shore owner, […]

Meet the TWD lovelies!

9 months ago

We have an incredible, dedicated staff at The White Dress by the shore.  Each of our team members loves all […]

The White Dress by the shore celebrates 14 years of business

9 months ago

The White Dress by the shore celebrates 14 years of business We are celebrating 14 years of business at The White […]

Kate McDonald Trunk Show | February 15th – 18th

9 months ago

Kate McDonald Trunk Show Kate McDonald Trunk Show is Thursday, February 15th – Sunday, February 18th Join the White Dress […]

Meet Sara Gabriel and Save on Accessories | February 22 – 24

9 months ago

Meet Sara Gabriel and save on accessories! Join the TWD lovelies, meet Sara Gabriel, and save on accessories, during the […]

Feature Friday | Kayla’s White Carpet Appointment Experience

10 months ago

Feature Friday | Kayla’s White  Carpet Appointment Experience As you know, we absolutely adore our White Carpet brides and love to show them […]

Introducing Designer Jean and Jewel | February 8th – 11th

10 months ago

Introducing Designer Jean and Jewel We are thrilled to be introducing designer, Jean and Jewel to The White dress by […]

Introducing the TWD Sample Closet : a destination for off-the-rack sample wedding dresses

10 months ago

Introducing the TWD Sample Closet We are excited to announce an in-boutique destination for off-the-rack wedding dresses.  Introducing the TWD […]

A Classic, Elegant Wedding at The Lounsbury House

10 months ago

 A Classic, Elegant Wedding at the Lounsbury House  When stylist Shana met TWD bride Caroline, she said she wanted to […]

Shannon’s Touch of Tropical Wedding

10 months ago

Shannon’s Touch of Tropical Wedding  The moment we met & heard about TWD bride, Shannon’s touch of tropical wedding vision, […]

The White Dress by the shore TOP 9 bridal Looks of 2017

10 months ago

The White Dress by the Shore TOP 9 Bridal Looks for 2017! As 2018 begins, we are taking a look back […]

Cheers to 14 years! | The Anniversary Event | January 25th-28th

10 months ago

The Anniversary Event   We are so honored to have dressed beautiful brides for 14 years.  To celebrate, we are […]

A Classic Carolina Herrera Wedding

10 months ago

A Classic Carolina Herrera Wedding  At The White Dress by the shore, we just adore a classic Carolina Herrera wedding! We adore […]

The White Dress Feature Friday Bride Ally Rosa’s Perfect Fall Nuptials

10 months ago

There is nothing better than a fall wedding – especially when it involves a stunning Anne Barge lace gown. The […]

Jenny Yoo’s January Promotion, Something Blue

10 months ago

Jenny Yoo’s January Promotion  During the month of January join The White Dress by the shore and Jenny Yoo for […]

Bridesmaid Dress Shopping in Connecticut

10 months ago

Bridesmaid Dress Shopping in Connecticut We are honored to be one of the best places for bridesmaid dress shopping in […]

Stephanie’s Destination Wedding in San Miguel de Allende

10 months ago

Our Beautiful Bride Stephanie’s destination wedding in San Miguel de Allende, and the stunning images taken by This Modern Romance […]

Get Shopping Bridesmaids Event | February 1st – 10th

10 months ago

Get Shopping Bridesmaids Event  Are you getting married in 2018? Let this event jump start you to get shopping bridesmaids dresses.During this limited time […]

Xiomara’s White Carpet Appointment Experience

10 months ago

Xiomara’s White Carpet Appointment Experience  We just had to share Xiomara’s White Carpet Appointment experience and the stunning dresses she tried on […]

Closed for Inventory | January 9th & 10th

11 months ago

 

Winter Lace Event | January 11 – 14

11 months ago

The Winter Lace Event Thursday January 11th – Sunday January 14th   Join the White Dress by The Shore for The […]

Holiday Glitz Event | December 19th – 23rd

11 months ago

The White Dress by The Shore Holiday Glitz Event! Tuesday, December 19th – Saturday, December 23rd  Join The White Dress […]

The Jenny Yoo, The More The MARRYer Bridesmaids Promotion

11 months ago

 Gather your maids for the Jenny Yoo, The More The MARRYer bridesmaids promotion running December 1st through December 26th  If you […]

TWD owner, Beth Chapman’s Tips for Wedding Gown Shopping in Martha Stewart Weddings

11 months ago

TWD owner, Beth Chapman’s Tips for Wedding Gown Shopping in Martha Stewart Weddings Newly engaged?!  Be sure to pick up […]

Classic Preppy Fall & Winter Plaid Wedding Inspiration

12 months ago

Classic Fall & Winter Plaid Wedding Inspiration  Anyone who knows us, knows that we are suckers for all things preppy, […]

Pretty Post: Meaghen & Loren’s Hermitage Inn Classic Vermont Wedding

12 months ago

We are so excited to share this Pretty Post of Meaghen Loren at The Hermitage Inn for their classic Vermont […]

Classic & Rustic Essex Steam Train Wedding

12 months ago

The White Dress By The Shore Bride Courteney’s Classic & Rustic Essex Steam Train Wedding Feature Friday When we opened […]

We’re Open Select Sunday’s Starting in October!

12 months ago

We will be open the following Sundays, taking appointments at 10 & 11:30 am: October 22nd  November 5th  November 12th December […]

November 30th – December 3rd | The White Dress by The Shore Best of Theia Couture Trunk Show

12 months ago

The White Dress By The Shore Best of Theia Couture Trunk Show   View a curated collection of our favorite […]

Hog River Brewery Rustic Inspiration Shoot

1 year ago

Getting married at a Brewery or looking for inspiration for an out-of-the-box-wedding? Then look no further for rustic inspiration than from […]

Small Business Saturday

1 year ago

Small Business Saturday at The White Dress by The Shore is almost here! If you shop with us on Saturday, November […]

The Best of Made With Love Bridal Event | December 14th – 17th

1 year ago

The Best of Made With Love Bridal Event We have pulled together a curated collection of what we feel is the […]

Meredith & Jake’s Coastal Connecticut Wedding

1 year ago

When we saw the images of our bride Meredith’s coastal Connecticut wedding by Suzannah Marsh, we gasped!  Meredith embodies everything […]

National Bridal Sample Sale Event | November 17-18

1 year ago

“The Best Deal of Your Life for The Best Day of Your Life” Friday, November 17 – Saturday, November 18 […]

White Friday & Saturday Sale | November 24th & 25th

1 year ago

Join The White Dress By The Shore White Friday & Saturday, November 24th – 25th.  Click Here or ring us […]

A Treat For You: Hayley Paige & Blush by Hayley Paige Runway Reveal Trunk Show | November 9 -12

1 year ago

Be the first to try on a handful of Hayley Paige + Blush by Hayley Paige gowns STRAIGHT from the New […]

Upcoming Trunk Shows | Jenny Yoo Bridal & Bridesmaids and Antonio Gual Bridal

1 year ago

Click Here or ring us at 860.669.4596 to book your Jenny Yoo or Antonio Gual appointment today with one of our […]

Behind the Scenes: New York Bridal Fashion week at Carolina Herrera

1 year ago

We are often asked about New York Bridal Fashion Week and what it is like for us!  Photographer Shaunae Treske  shadowed us […]

New York 2018 Bridal Trends

1 year ago

We just returned from New York Bridal Fashion Week and what a week it was!  I have said it before, […]

Gown Cleaning and Preservation Promotion

1 year ago

Normally, the special price of $300 is only offered to our brides if they secure the service prior to their […]

October 19th | Bauble’s Veil’s & Cocktail’s Event | 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

1 year ago

Click Here or ring us at 860.669.4596 to book your hair trial and accessories appointment. Photo: Suzanna March Photography 

October 26th – 28th | Meet Designer, Antonio Gual & View His 2018 Bridal Collection

1 year ago

The Antonio Gual collection is specifically designed to combine the aesthetics of the modern and traditional bride with emphasis on […]

Warehouse XI Soft Floral and Industrial Inspiration Styled Shoot

1 year ago

When we saw the color palette for this unique warehouse shoot, we immediately wanted to include this amazing watercolor Romona […]

October 12 – 14 | Amy Kuschel Trunk Show

1 year ago

Click here to book an appointment with one of our stylists. XOXO, TWD p.s. – Don’t forget to follow us […]

Feature Friday: Sarah’s White Carpet Appointment Experience

1 year ago

Experiencing a White Carpet Appointment is experiencing luxury. One of the newest brides to join the TWD family was able […]

Feature Friday: Lauren & Mike’s Classic, Casual Farm Wedding

1 year ago

We adored dressing Lauren, and are so thrilled to feature the images from her classic, casual farm wedding {captured by […]

The Fall Get Shopping Event | September 26th – 30th

1 year ago

Calling all Fall 2018 and 2019 brides!  Did you know that we recommend purchasing your gown 9-12 months in advance […]

September 22 – 23 | Legends By Romona Keveza Trunk Show

1 year ago

Click Here or ring us as 860.669.4596 to book an appointment with one of our stylists.  We will have a […]

Pretty Post: Caitlin & John’s Preppy Castle Hill Newport Wedding

1 year ago

When it comes to a New England wedding, The Castle Hill Inn in Newport, RI is simply one of our […]

Introducing TWD at Home: Sample sale shopping reimagined

1 year ago

We are thrilled to introduce our latest sample sale venture, TWD at Home! Are you interested in becoming a #thewhitedressbytheshorebride, but live […]

Casting Call! : Join our Team!

1 year ago

Love bridal?  Energetic and Enthusiastic?  Fashionable and Love Working with People?  Then, join our team!  image: Abigail Scott  Through 8/31,  we […]

Pretty Post: Megan & Jeffery’s Classic Shoreline wedding

1 year ago

Any nautical wedding on the beach is right up our alley, but when it involves a beautiful lace wedding dress […]

Brittany & Alex’s Elegant Wadsworth Mansion Summer Wedding

1 year ago

Brittany and Alex’s elegant wedding at Wadsworth Mansion had everything that we love about weddings…. a beautiful bride, a classic […]

The Best of Hayley Paige & Blush by Hayley Paige Trunk Show | August 17-19

1 year ago

Click Here or call 860.669.4596 to book an appointment with one of our stylist.

September 7th – 9th | Carolina Herrera Trunk Show

1 year ago

Click Here or ring us at 860.669.4596 to book an appointment with one of our stylists  xoxo, TWD

Pretty Post : Courtney’s Stunning Mystic, Connecticut Wedding

1 year ago

When we caught a glimpse of Courtney and Justin’s STUNNING Mystic, Connecticut wedding photos by Uplift Photography, we knew they […]

The Best of Made With Love | August 3rd – 5th

1 year ago

We are thrilled to present a curated collection of the ‘best of’ Made with Love Bridal.   This includes both […]

Romantic Mount Hope Farm Styled Wedding Shoot As Seen On Style Me Pretty

1 year ago

We were thrilled to collaborate on this romantic styled wedding shoot at the beautiful Mount Hope Farm and even more […]

July 20 – 22 | Jenny Yoo Collection Trunk Show

1 year ago

Click Here or ring us as 860.669.4596 for an appointment with one of our stylist. XOXO, TWD

Jenny Yoo Bridesmaids Collection Preview | Trunk Show July 20th- 22nd

1 year ago

  We invite you to explore some of Jenny Yoo’s 2017 exclusive new collection of gowns and dresses. From left […]

Romantic Winter Inspired Styled Shoot at Gedney Farm

1 year ago

  Romantic Winter Inspired Styled Shoot at Gedney Farm  Images by: Melanie Ruth Photography    As soon as the venue […]

July 14-15 | National Bridal Sale Event Day

1 year ago

Second Annual National Bridal Sale Event  Saturday July 15,2017  “The Best Deal of Your Life for The Best Day of […]

2018 Bridal Trends: New York fashion week recap

1 year ago

The trends that were revealed during New York bridal fashion week were all about classic, feminine details.  For 2018 bridal, […]

June 29 – July 1 | The Summer Lace Event

1 year ago

Click Here to request an appointment with one of our stylists for The Summer Lace Event.  xoxo, TWD

Classic Hillstead Museum Wedding | Justin and Mary Marantz

1 year ago

We love a bride who loves all things classic!  We also love black and white photography!  And this wedding at […]

Legends Romona Keveza Designer Trunk Show | June 15 – 17

1 year ago

Ring us at 860.669.4596 or Click Here to request an appointment.  xoxo, TWD

Closed Saturday, May 27th for Memorial Day

1 year ago

We are taking Saturday, May 27th off for a little R & R – we hope that you do the […]

New styles from Made with Love coming soon!

2 years ago

Get excited, because we JUST placed an order for these amazing, beautiful new styles from Made with Love! Stay tuned […]

June 1st | Baubles, Veils & Cocktails

2 years ago

Click Here to email a request for a 30 minute hair trial with Allure Traveling Beauty.  Click here to request […]

Happy Mother’s Day!

2 years ago

Happy Mother’s Day from our families to yours!  Top Left: Stylist Callan & Mom, Top Center: TWD Owner, Beth & […]

Jean & Jewel Guest Designer Trunk Show

2 years ago

We are thrilled to be hosting a guest designer trunk show with up and coming designer, Jean & Jewel. The collection is […]

{SAMPLE SALE} May 19 -20

2 years ago

  We are thrilled to announce the date of our bi-annual Sample Sale.  This event only happens twice per year! […]

May 11 – 13 Spring Bling Event

2 years ago

2017 brides, it is time to accessorize!  We hope you will join us for this Spring Bling Event and save […]

May 4 – 6: Sara Gabriel + Angela Nuran accessories event

2 years ago

May 4 – 6: Sara Gabriel + Angela Nuran accessories event Ring us at 860.669.4596 for an appointment, or request […]

Hoppy Spring!

2 years ago

Charlie The Bunny and the TWD family wish you and yours a “hoppy” spring and Easter! Check in with our […]

Elegant & dramatic Black tie affair at Blithewold featuring Carolina Herrera Ansel

2 years ago

We were so thrilled to find our elegant and dramatic styled shoot at Blithewold featured in this year’s issue of Bliss Celebrations. Blithewold […]

Pretty Post: Lauren Ann & Steve’s Spring Orchard Wedding as seen in Martha Stewart Weddings

2 years ago

We love all weddings – but when it is a friend’s wedding, plus a collaboration of all of your favorite vendors (who […]

April 13 – 22: {Extended! } Made with Love Trunk Show

2 years ago

Join us for for an exclusive Made With Love Bridal Trunk Show April 13-22 (we extended the date by one […]

New Hayley Paige Decklyn Size 14 For Sale

2 years ago

New Hayley Paige Decklyn Size 14 for Sale We have a brand new Hayley Paige Decklyn gown, size 14, that […]

March 30 – April 2: Amsale Bridesmaids Trunk Show

2 years ago

  Ring us at 860.669.4596 to set up an appointment, or request one here! xoxo, TWD

The First Look: to do or not to do?

2 years ago

The First Look: to do or not to do? The first time a couple sees each other on their wedding […]

2017 Bridal + Bridesmaids Trends As Seen On WWLP’s Mass Appeal

2 years ago

                                  Earlier this week, […]

Feature Friday: Deepika’s White Carpet Appointment

2 years ago

We were thrilled to host Deepika and her closest family and friends for a private White Carpet Appointment a couple […]

Little White Dress Sample Sale – perfect for shower, rehearsal & graduation!

2 years ago

Our Little White Dress sample sale is in full swing! These adorable dresses are perfect for bridal showers, rehearsals, as […]

March 16 – 19: Hayley Paige + Haute Bride Trunk Show

2 years ago

Be sure to download Hayley Paige’s new HOLY MATRIMOJI via the appstore, so that you can use them when you […]

Save on all Jenny Yoo printed bridesmaid dresses in March

2 years ago

I N   F U L L   B L O O M We are thrilled to announce Jenny Yoo’s […]

March 21 – 26: Mother’s Day in March {Siri trunk show 24th – 26th}

2 years ago

Need some guidance? Take a peek at our Mother of the Occasion FAQ’s, then ring us at 860.669.4595 for an appointment! […]

Frequently Asked Questions: Mother of the bride and mother of the groom

2 years ago

As a mother of the bride and mother of the groom, choosing your own ensemble for the wedding can be […]

April 13 – 15: Made with Love trunk show

2 years ago

In addition to Frankie, Sasha, Sofia, Willow & Danni,  styles that will be here for our April 13 – 15 […]

Pretty Post: Samantha & Ryan’s South Carolina Stunner

2 years ago

When we caught a glimpse of Samantha and Ryan’s STUNNING Hilton Head wedding photos, we knew they had to be […]

March 2 – 4: Pop Up Jenny Yoo Bridesmaids Event

2 years ago

March 2 – 4: Pop Up Jenny Yoo Bridesmaids Event We are thrilled to welcome pieces from Jenny Yoo’s 2017 bridesmaid […]

How to Style a Tulle Skirt

2 years ago

I am often asked about what I recommend to pair with our tulle skirts. Below are some of my favorite […]

Thursday, March 16th: A special baubles, veils & cocktails

2 years ago

On Thursday, March 16th we are hosting a very special baubles, veils & cocktails. Join us from 5-8 as we […]

Stephanie’s White Carpet Appointment

2 years ago

We recently hosted Stephanie and some of her closest family and friends for a private White Carpet appointment. A big […]

The More The MarryER – $15 off 7 or more Jenny Yoo maids!

2 years ago

What can be more merry than having all of your besties by your side when you say ‘I do!’? Through […]

Custom beaded Hayley Paige Dori beaded gown sample!

2 years ago

Are you in love with Hayley Paige’s Dori gown but not a huge fan of her fuller, layered skirt? We are […]

February 16 – 18: Legends Romona Keveza Trunk Show

2 years ago

Don’t miss your chance to view and try on Legends by Romona Keveza’s beautiful, classic gowns inspired by legendary style icons. Below […]

February 23 – 26: Carolina Herrera Trunk Show

2 years ago

ELISABETH (30th Anniversary gown) EMILIE ELAINA ELLE Ring us at 860.669.4596 to schedule an appointment, or request one here.  xoxo, […]

As Seen On: WWLP’s Mass Appeal – Bridal Gown Shopping Tips

2 years ago

TWD boutique owner & stylist Beth Chapman recently appeared on WWLP’s Mass Appeal providing tips for bridal gown shopping. Topics […]

Mix & match Theia bridal separates for 2 unique looks in 1!

2 years ago

We have always been a huge fan of mixing & matching bridal separates to create 2 looks in 1, especially […]

February 2 – 4: Anne Barge Curve Couture Trunk Show!

2 years ago

We are thrilled to learn about Anne Barge’s launch of CURVE COUTURE a few months back and are excited to host […]

February 7 – 12: Couture Bridal Event

2 years ago

Designers included this event: Anne Barge, Augusta Jones, Hayley Paige & Legends Romona Keveza  Ring us at 860.669.4596 for an […]

Classic winter wedding inspiration with Anne Barge’s ‘Jonquil’ #ABBStyle

2 years ago

What could exude more of a classic, New England Winter feel than Anne Barge’s Jonquil gown, paired with a cozy […]

It’s shopping time! FAQ’s

2 years ago

image: Melanie Zacek As many brides are beginning to shop during this time of year, we thought it would be […]

Contest time! #thewhitedressbytheshore

2 years ago

photo: Carla Ten Eyck, dress: Amy Kuschel Attention TWD brides! It’s contest time! Want the chance to win complimentary cleaning & […]

2017 Wedding Wire Couples’ Choice Award!

2 years ago

We are thrilled to once more be honored the Wedding Wire Couples’ Choice Award, awarded to the top 5% of wedding professionals! […]

Lucky 13 + Anniversary Event

2 years ago

Sara Gabriel ‘Celeste’ cluster earrings ($160 value) 1st time brow styling session with Jennie of Jennie Fresa ($45 value) Bottle of Wine & $50 […]

Our favorite #thewhitedressbytheshorebride looks from 2016!

2 years ago

As we reflect on the past year, we want to take a moment to share some our favorite looks from our […]

Save on Jenny Yoo ‘Hues of Blues’ in January

2 years ago

This month, enjoy $20 off Jenny Yoo dresses/separates in shades of blue, including the following colors: LUXE CHIFFON: Mineral, Ciel […]

January 17 – 22: Anniversary Event & Lucky 13 draw!

2 years ago

    xoxo, TWD

Jan 10 & 11: Closed for Physical Inventory

2 years ago

January 12 – 14: Sara Gabriel Trunk Show {+Baubles, Veils & Cocktails}

2 years ago

** Please also join us for a night of bling, beauty & bubbly during our BAUBLES, VEILS & COCKTAILS event on Thursday, […]

Inspiration: Chalet Chic

2 years ago

We are thrilled to share with you our latest winter inspired styled photo shoot, Chalet Chic! We think there is nothing […]

December 20 – 30: Holiday Glitz Event

2 years ago

To celebrate the holidays, we are hosting a Holiday Glitz Event! We will be offering a 10% discount on all […]

Holiday Tidings from TWD

2 years ago

xoxo, TWD

2016 Holiday Hours

2 years ago

Give us a ring to schedule your holiday appointment! xoxo, TWD

Let It Shimmer with $20 off Select Jenny Yoo Shimmer Styles!

2 years ago

Just in time for the Holidays – enjoy $20 off select shimmer styles from Jenny Yoo December 1-28! Click here for a closer […]

2016 TWD Holiday Gift Guide

2 years ago

‘Tis the season for gift giving.  Whether you are searching for the perfect holiday or engagement gift, here are a […]

Made with Love: Coming this Winter!

2 years ago

Frankie We are SO excited to be introducing a new designer this coming Winter! Australian based Made with Love Bridal was born […]

It’s party time! Save on Tulle Skirts

2 years ago

For a limited time, we are offering 10% off all in-stock tulle skirts!  Perfect for all of your wedding and […]

Love your local & shop small with us 11/26

2 years ago

Love your local & shop small with us next Saturday, November 26th! To make this day even more special, American […]

Hayley Paige Mini Sample Sale

2 years ago

Love Hayley Paige? Love a good deal? Look no further than our Hayley Paige Mini sample sale! We are currently […]

Save $20 on Jenny Yoo November Nabi Convertible Styles in November

2 years ago

One dress, endless possibilities! Enjoy $20 off ALL convertible bridesmaids styles from Jenny Yoo November 1-26! Click here to see the […]

December 1 – 4: Theia Trunk Show

2 years ago

Ring us at 860.669.4596 for an appointment, or request one here! xoxo, TWD

December 16 – 18: Sample Sale

2 years ago

Also included in our sample sale: Kate Spade shoes! Please ring us at 860.669.4596 or request an appointment below for Saturday, […]

Apple Red Romance Styled Photo Shoot

2 years ago

We are swooning over this red delicious fall inspired photo shoot, published just in time for the season! 2017 brides […]

Feature Friday: Sobeida’s White Carpet Appointment

2 years ago

We recently hosted Sobeida and some of her closest family and friends for a private White Carpet appointment! A big […]

November 10 – 13: Hayley Paige ‘Best Of’ Trunk Show

2 years ago

Ring us at 860.669.4596 for an appointment, or request one here! xoxo, TWD

Pretty Post: Stephanie & David’s Elegant May Love Story

2 years ago

We are so thrilled to finally share Stephanie and David’s wedding photos – not only because Stephanie is the sister […]

Ask the Experts: What Is a Trunk Show?

2 years ago

Image: Jeremie Barlow Photography  Over the next several months, we will be hosting a variety of trunk shows! Lately, we have […]

November 17: Baubles, Veils & Cocktails

2 years ago

Join us Thursday, November 17th for a night of cocktails, bling and beauty! Complimentary 30-minute mini hair trials from Lipstick […]

November Gown Clean & Preserve Promotion

2 years ago

Click here for more details on Gown Cleaning & Preservation! xoxo, TWD

November 3 – 6: Jenny Yoo Bridal & Maids Trunk Show

2 years ago

uk Ring us at 860.669.4596 for an appointment, or request one here! Bridesmaids – please note: in order to recieve […]

Fall 2017 Bridal Trends from New York Bridal Fashion Week

2 years ago

We just returned from New York Bridal Fashion Week and below are our favorite Fall 2017 bridal trends: Billowy Sleeves […]

Extended through October 29: Modern Trousseau Sample Sale

2 years ago

Here is a peek at our Modern Trousseau Sample Sale inventory, now available for immediate sale! Now through this Saturday, […]

October Bridesmaid Promotions!

2 years ago

Two of our favorite bridesmaid designers have some great offers this month! Save on all LulaKate dresses, as well as […]

We’re Heading to Fall Bridal Market!

2 years ago

We’re headed to Fall bridal market! Follow us as we uncover the latest trends October 8th – 10th         xoxo, […]

November 25 – 26: White Friday {and Saturday!}

2 years ago

We are booking up quickly for this event! Give us a ring at 860.669.4596 to secure your spot! You can also […]

Donna Morgan Separates are now…Separate!

2 years ago

We are so thrilled to share that Donna Morgan’s separates are now being sold separately! This takes mixing and matching to […]

Celebrate the Hope for a Cure this October

2 years ago

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month – and to honor this special cause that is very dear to our hearts, as […]

October 4 – 8: The Fall Sparkle Event

2 years ago

Join us during this event to save 10% off *anything that sparkles* including gowns, jewelry, shoes & accessories! {Excludes Carolina […]

Pretty Post: Melissa + Kevin’s Autumn Inn at Longshore Wedding

2 years ago

It’s officially the first day of fall and what better way to celebrate than with a recap of our bride Melissa’s […]

Happy 1 year Anniversary Kristina & Barrett!

2 years ago

In honor of Kristina and Barrett’s 1 year wedding anniversary, we wanted to share their beautiful wedding video, shot by […]

September 23 – 24: Legends Romona Keveza Trunk Show

2 years ago

This is one collection you don’t want to miss! Please ring us at 860.669.4596 or request an appointment here. xoxo, […]

Feature Friday: Caitlin’s White Carpet Appointment

2 years ago

We recently had the pleasure of hosting Caitlin and her guests as she shopped for the perfect wedding gown during a […]

Legends Romona Keveza Spring 2017 gowns!

2 years ago

We are thrilled to have the following gowns in store during our September 23rd -24th trunk show! L315, L7125 L7126, […]

Jackie O

2 years ago

Jackie Kennedy has always been one of my style icons and her wedding to JFK has long been one of […]

Pretty Post: Kim & Steve’s Summer Wedding at The Barns

2 years ago

Kim and Steve’s wedding was an absolute dream. From her Hayley Paige gown and Haute Bride accessories, to her beauty and […]

As Seen On: WWLP’s Mass Appeal – Mix & Match Bridesmaids

2 years ago

Last week, TWD Owner and stylist Beth Chapman appeared on WWLP’s Mass Appeal where she highlighted top bridesmaids trends! Trends included floral patterns, […]

Get to know Owner, Beth Chapman with Double G Events

2 years ago

Double G Events recently published this piece on TWD Owner and stylist, Beth Chapman. We wanted to re post it so […]

Feature Friday: Kara and Josh’s Essex Yacht Club Wedding

2 years ago

We found this holiday weekend very fitting to re-post these fabulous and festive images by Julia Jane Studios featuring our […]

The more the merrier! Save on 7+ Jenny Yoo Bridesmaids

2 years ago

Thank you Jenny Yoo for bringing us this lovely promotion! During the month of September, save $20 ($10 off each separate) […]

Carolina Herrera Tastemakers Brunch Recap

2 years ago

Last Thursday we had the honor of hosting Connecticut’s top planners to help us welcome Carolina Herrera’s exquisite bridal collection […]

September 6-10: Fall ‘Get Shopping’ Sale

2 years ago

Did you know that we recommend purchasing your bridal gown 9-12 months in advance of your wedding? We’ve created this event to […]

Pop up Online SAMPLE SALE!

2 years ago

Need a bridal gown or bridesmaid’s dress in a pinch? We just added some FABULOUS new gowns and accessories to our […]

Theia Introduces Bridesmaids – and we’ve got them!

2 years ago

It was during April Bridal Market that we first learned that Theia - known for their bridal and ready to wear gowns […]

Closed Saturday Sept. 3rd for Labor Day

2 years ago

We will be closed this Saturday, September 3rd, in observance of Labor Day. We will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, […]

Feature Friday: Kara & Josh’s Essex Yacht Club Sneak Peek

2 years ago

When we saw the sneak peek images of our bride Kara’s Fourth of July weekend wedding at the Essex Yacht […]

Hayley Paige ‘Hayley’ in Ivory!

2 years ago

You’ve seen Hayley Paige’s ‘Hayley’ gown in amethyst, now here she is in classic ivory! a close up of the beadwork Here is […]

What We’re Loving: Jenny Yoo’s Separates!

2 years ago

Not only are Jenny Yoo’s bridesmaid separates beautiful and refreshing, but they’re currently each $10 off during July! We have loved this […]

August 18 – 20: Carolina Herrera Bridal Trunk Show

2 years ago

Please ring us for an appointment! For a preview of the gowns that will be in store, visit this link. […]

August 23-27: CT Tax Free Week!

2 years ago

Ring us at 860.669.4596 or request an appointment here! xoxo, TWD

TWD Welcomes Carolina Herrera Bridal!

2 years ago

We are beyond thrilled to welcome Carolina Herrera Bridal to our TWD bridal collection! To celebrate, we are hosting an exclusive […]

August 8-10: Romona Keveza Legends Premiere Trunk Show

2 years ago

Join us to view Romona Keveza’s line and find the gown that makes you feel truly ‘legendary’! Ring us at […]

Save on Jenny Yoo & LulaKate in July!

2 years ago

A couple of our bridesmaids designers are running some fabulous promotions this month! Jenny Yoo is offering $20 off all summer separates […]

Jenny Yoo Totally Tulle + Bridal Blowout August Promotion!

2 years ago

Every month we eagerly await Jenny Yoo‘s next promotion – but this month is extra special, because it’s a double promo! Whether […]

August 9 – 13: Theia Bridesmaid Event

2 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Preppy Nantucket Wedding Photoshoot

2 years ago

    It’s no secret that we love all things preppy, so when our friends Justin & Mary asked us […]

As Seen In Reverie Gallery: Luxury Mountain Wedding Inspiration

2 years ago

This luxury mountain wedding inspired photo shoot was a dream to collaborate on! It not only involved some of the […]

As Seen In Bliss Celebrations: Masculine Sophistication

2 years ago

As a stylist, I collaborate on many beautiful projects.  Some times though, the project takes on an even bigger meaning, and that […]

August 4 – 6: Hayley Paige Spring 2016 Trunk Show

2 years ago

xoxo, TWD

July 19 – 23: The Summer Lace Event

2 years ago

xoxo, TWD

June 24 – 26: Hayley Paige Spring 2017 Trunk Show

2 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Saturday, July 16 : Sample Sale

2 years ago

We are participating in #‎nationalbridalsaleday‬ and will be hosting a {BLOW OUT SAMPLE SALE} on Saturday, July 16th. Be the first to […]

Hayley Paige Fall 2016/Spring 2017 Visiting Gowns!

2 years ago

We can hardly contain our excitement for our Hayley Paige trunk show, June 24th – 26th — because the following brand […]

June 9 – 11: Modern Trousseau Trunk Show

2 years ago

xoxo, TWD  

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} coincides perfectly with all of the luscious flowers in bloom this week! How fabulous is this bouquet!? […]

Save on Blush Jenny Yoo in June

3 years ago

From June 1-27, Jenny Yoo is offering $20 off blush dresses and $10 off each blush separate! See details below […]

Happy Mother’s Day from TWD!

3 years ago

Happy Mother’s Day. We wish our moms and yours a very special day! Clockwise from top left: Alexandra, Kim, Callan, […]

Pretty Post: Courtney & Pete’s Marina Merriment

3 years ago

We felt this week was the perfect time to share Courtney and Pete’s stunning Saybrook Point wedding. These beautiful images prove that […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} captures a very special moment between our manager Shana and her mom! We still have […]

Save on Jenny Yoo Floral Prints in May

3 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Closed Saturday, May 28th for Memorial Day

3 years ago

We are taking Saturday, May 28th off for a little R & R – we hope that you do the […]

Spring 2017 Trends already at the boutique!

3 years ago

We just returned from New York Bridal Market and uncovered some fabulous new trends!  We wanted to share with you some of […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} celebrates our Jenny Yoo event beginning today and running through Saturday! How fabulous do these […]

Special Day with Mom

3 years ago

What could be more special than purchasing your gown on Mother’s day weekend with your Mom! Join us for our Anne Barge trunk […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

We have such a soft spot for our real brides! Today’s {Picture of the Week} features our bride Meg in […]

Spring 2017 Bridal Trends

3 years ago

We just returned from New York Bridal Market and are excited about the Spring 2017 Bridal Trends!  Following are some […]

June 2: Baubles, Veils & Cocktails

3 years ago

Can’t make it this Thursday? We’re accepting orders over the phone! xoxo, TWD

TWD Vendor Spotlight by Steve DePino

3 years ago

Talented photographer and videographer Steve DePino recently created this video featuring The White Dress owner Beth Chapman and our sweet boutique! We are thrilled to […]

Feature Friday: Gretchen’s White Carpet Appointment

3 years ago

We recently had the pleasure of hosting Gretchen and her sweet family and friends for a private White Carpet appointment! Scroll below […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} reminds us to step back and smell the roses – or in this case – the […]

Get to know The White Dress by the shore

3 years ago

As they say, to know us is to love us!  We realize that there may be few things you may […]

April 21 – 23: Modern Trousseau Runway Reveal Trunk Show

3 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

We’re Headed to Bridal Market!

3 years ago

fdsfds as we uncover the latest trends during New York Bridal Market!        fds xoxo, TWD

As seen in: Style Me Pretty, Cranberry + Copper Winter Wedding Inspiration

3 years ago

We are thrilled to have our Cranberry + Copper winter wedding inspiration shoot {styled by our own, Beth Chapman Styling!} featured […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

What better way to continue to celebrate our Couture Bridal Event than with this fabulously couture image from our styled shoot at […]

As seen in: WTNH CT Style, Bridal Trends

3 years ago

The White Dress by the shore owner and stylist, Beth Chapman, recently appeared on WTNH’s CT Style for a segment […]

Save on Bridesmaids in April!

3 years ago

Some of our bridesmaids designers are running amazing promotions this month! LulaKate is offering 10% off of ALL dresses (that’s right, […]

Preparing Your Wedding Gown Budget

3 years ago

Photography: Carla Ten Eyck, Planning: Jubilee Events, Styling: Beth Chapman | The White Dress by the shore One of the […]

May 5 – 7: Anne Barge Trunk Show

3 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} is in honor of our Couture Bridal Event – now in full swing! A Romona […]

March 29 – April 9: Couture Bridal Event

3 years ago

  Image credits - Photography: Justin & Mary | Styling: Beth Chapman | Hair: Emily Reale |  Make up: Emily Fraser | Floral: Sales Livingston | Venue: […]

April 7 – 9: Sara Gabriel Accessories Trunk Show

3 years ago

Join us for complimentary 30-minute mini hair trials by That Girl stylist on Thursday night from 5-8pm. Please ring us […]

10% off LulaKate in April!

3 years ago

Pssst! Tell all your girls! LulaKate is offering 10% off all of their dresses all month long! Click here to […]

April 28 – 30: Jenny Yoo Event

3 years ago

Jenny Yoo’s new collection is arriving this week and to celebrate we are offering 10% off all JY thus Thursday […]

Romona Keveza Luxe Guest Visitors!

3 years ago

We are so thrilled to have the following Romona Keveza Luxe beauties visit us during our exclusive Couture Bridal Event, March 29th – […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} celebrates a few things we are excited about: the spring season, and all of the […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} combines a little bit of bridal with a little bit of tartan and green for […]

What We’re Loving: Giving Back for Your Wedding

3 years ago

We are thrilled to share our current favorite ways to give back on your special day – from purchasing a wedding gown, […]

March 24 – 26: Haute Bride Trunk Show

3 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

SAMPLE SALE! March 18 – 20

3 years ago

Click here for some important shopping tips & guidelines for you to consider before attending the SAMPLE SALE To schedule an appointment, please […]

Save on Jenny Yoo Long Styles!

3 years ago

Go long with Jenny Yoo!  March 1st-29th, save $20 off of all long styles {excludes the 2016 collection}. Ring us […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} is an homage to the upcoming Spring season! This gorgeous image comes from our classic […]

March: 8 – 19: Mother’s Day in March

3 years ago

*Image of real TWD bride by Logan Cole Photo + Thomas Gardella for Michelle Gardella Grab your Mom and join […]

What We’re Loving: Clean & Simple Wedding Gown Trend

3 years ago

Since lace gowns have been popular for so many seasons, we find it refreshing that clean, simple, minimalistic bridal gowns are trending. […]

March 21-22: Romona Keveza Legends Trunk Show

3 years ago

Below are a few of the beauties that will be joining us at this event!  Stay tuned to the blog […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

How much more dreamy could today’s {Picture of the Week} possibly get?  From the lush lined pergola to the stunning illusion gown and […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s  dreamy {Picture of the Week} is all about romantic lace! Our Winter Lace Event continues through this Saturday, where you will […]

The Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} honors our Donna Morgan bridesmaid trunk show commencing today! This pretty image comes from their national ad campaign […]

As Seen In: Kristina & Barrett’s wedding at Martha Stewart’s farm

3 years ago

A beautiful bride, a handsome groom, a mini horse, a beautiful venue..who could ask for more?  Well, you can, when […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s dreamy {Picture of the Week} celebrates the start of our Modern Trousseau trunk show! We are absolutely in love with […]

Save on 7+ Jenny Yoo Maids Dresses!

3 years ago

Love Jenny Yoo? Grab all your ladies! This month {February 1st – 24th}, save $20 off each dress when purchasing 7 or […]

February 18 – 21: Donna Morgan Trunk Show

3 years ago

Ring us at 860.669.4596 to schedule an appointment or request one here! xoxo, TWD

How to Avoid Fashion Emergencies on your Wedding Day!

3 years ago

One of the best ways to avoid fashion emergencies on your wedding day is to hire a Bridal Dresser.  A […]

February 11 – 14: Modern Trousseau Trunk Show

3 years ago

If you are interested in viewing any specific Modern Trousseau gowns, please ring us at 860.669.4596 or inquire here.  Thank you! xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

A little bling goes a long way! Today’s {Picture of the Week} celebrates our *Baubles, Veils & Cocktails* Accessory Event […]

Bridal Coverup Sale!

3 years ago

  We are selling some of our bridal cover ups {boleros, capes, etc.} just in time for those spring brides who want a little […]

February 4 | 5-8pm: Baubles, Veils & Cocktails

3 years ago

Catie & Amy will be at the boutique offering 30-minute complimentary hair trails! Please call for an appointment if you’d […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Life is better in threes! Today’s {Picture of the Week} is a fun and friendly reminder that there are only * […]

Pretty Post: Casey & Dave’s Coastal September Nuptials

3 years ago

When we saw pictures from Casey & Dave’s coastal September wedding, we just HAD to share them — especially when […]

January 28 – 31: LulaKate Trunk Show

3 years ago

x0x0, TWD

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} honors the beginning of our Legends Romona Keveza Trunk Show happening today through Sunday! We adore this […]

February 23 – 27: Winter Lace Event

3 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Ask Beth: What are the different types of laces?

3 years ago

We adore lace wedding dresses. Brides don’t realize that are all different types of lace and each one has unique […]

What We’re Loving: The Good Beginning

3 years ago

Founded by amazing event planner Beth Helmstetter, The Good Beginning is an online registry where couples can donate to their favorite charitable […]

Feature Friday: The White Dress by the shore celebrates their 12 year anniversary!

3 years ago

I am so thrilled to celebrate The White Dress by the shore’s 12 year anniversary!  The industry has changed quite a […]

Mother of the Occasion Sale!

3 years ago

Our pop up Mother of the Occasion sample sale has commenced! We have marked down a variety of styles {including […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} honors our Kate McDonald Bridal trunk show that begins today! {And don’t forget about our LulaKate […]

March 29 – April 9: Couture Bridal Event

3 years ago

    xoxo, TWD

March 3 – 6: Hayley Paige Trunk Show

3 years ago

Please ring us at 860.669.4596 for an appointment. xoxo, TWD

Feature Friday: Danielle’s White Carpet Appointment

3 years ago

Just before the holidays, we had the pleasure of hosting Danielle and her best friends for a private White Carpet Appointment. […]

January 21-24: LEGENDS Romona Keveža Trunk Show

3 years ago

Don’t miss your chance to see this fabulous collection as well as save 10%! Ring us at 860.669.4596 or request […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

What better way to celebrate our 12th anniversary {the anniversary gift of silk!} than with an image of our bride Linnea DeLuise and […]

Beth Chapman’s Bridal Gown Shopping Tips

3 years ago

Did you know that we recommend purchasing your bridal gown 9-12 months in advance of your wedding? 2017 brides, it’s time […]

10% off LulaKate through 1/31!

3 years ago

Calling all 2016 brides! Now through January 31st, LulaKate is offering 10% off ALL of their dresses! Still havent seen […]

No Appointments January 12th & 13th

3 years ago

Ask the Experts: Finding Your Wedding Day Style

3 years ago

*Image courtesy of Carla Ten Eyck Even the most fashionable women can have difficulty identifying their wedding day style. Owner […]

Open Select Sundays Through March

3 years ago

We will be open the following Sundays, taking appointments at 10 & 11:30 am: October 18 | Modern Trousseau Trunk Show […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

May your New Years Eve be filled with girlfriends and lots of laughter! Photo: Kat Harris Styling: Beth Chapman Beauty: Jennie […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

We hope Santa brings you everything that you wished for an more!  Happy holidays! Photography: Justin & Mary Styling: Beth […]

Holiday Tidings from The White Dress by the shore

3 years ago

xoxo, TWD  image: Carla Ten Eyck, styling, Beth Chapman, beauty: Emily Reale and Erica Martelle, venue: Gedney Farm,  shoot design: […]

Pretty Post: Meg & Nick’s Classic New England Winter Nuptials

3 years ago

“Meghan & Nick are the absolute sweetest human beings. Simply being around them made me want to be a better […]

January 5 – 9: The Anniversary Event

3 years ago

xoxo ,TWD

What We’re Loving: viaONEHOPE Wine

3 years ago

  You guys!  I have fallen in love with something that I just have to share! Through a friend’s Facebook page, I stumbled across […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} sheds light on our current *Holiday Glitz Event*! How dreamy and romantic is this shot? […]

2015 Holiday Hours

3 years ago

Give us a ring to schedule your holiday appointment! xoxo, TWD

New Additions to Sample Sale!

3 years ago

Need a bridal gown in a pinch? We just added some FABULOUS new gowns to our sample sale. And, starting […]

Pretty Post: Molly & Mook’s Madison Beach Club Wedding

3 years ago

We recently received this adorable holiday card from our bride Molly and her husband, Mook. Molly wrote the sweetest little note on […]

LulaKate’s New Collection & Ad Campaign!

3 years ago

We are so excited to finally have LulaKate’s new collection in store! We are also thrilled that TWD owner and stylist, Beth […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} is in honor of the upcoming winter season as well as our Modern Trousseau Trunk […]

It’s Party Time: Tulle Skirt Promo!

3 years ago

Please call for color & size availability! 860.669.4596 Photo: Carla Ten Eyck Styling: Beth Chapman Makeup: Jennie Fresa Hair: Catie […]

Feature Friday: Liz’s White Carpet Appointment

3 years ago

A few weeks ago we had the pleasure of hosting Liz and her sweet family and friends for an early […]

Modern Trousseau Portland Sample

3 years ago

We are selling our fabulous {and custom!} Modern Trousseau Portland gown. She has a custom sweetheart neckline and a subtle shimmer, […]

December 15 – 27: The Holiday Glitz Event

3 years ago

Great news, we have extended this promotion through Sunday, December 27th!  We are open special hours that day 10-1 by […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Bridesmaid season is almost upon us and today’s {Picture of the Week} has us excited for a couple of things […]

Picture of the Week : Happy Thanksgiving!

3 years ago

Today’s beautiful {Picture of the Week} is a homage to the Thanksgiving Holiday.  We have so much to be thankful for! […]

Kate Spade & Badgley Mischka Shoe Sale!

3 years ago

We are selling some amazing Kate Spade and Badgley Mischka shoes! View the selection below and ring us with any questions […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Happy Thursday! Today’s {Picture of the Week} is from our styled shoot at the Mayflower Inn. This soft fur stole made for the perfect […]

Anne Barge ‘Beloved’ Sample for Sale!

3 years ago

We are selling our romantic and sparkly Anne Barge ‘Beloved’ gown for $2500 {originally $5710!} She is a size 10 and is the […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} brightens up this dreary, rainy day in Connecticut – we can nearly feel the warmth! Be […]

Are you an Anne Barge Bride?

3 years ago

We are oh so excited to have the following *gorgeous* gowns (in addition to the styles we already own) in house […]

LulaKate cocktail dresses for sale!

3 years ago

We are selling our beautiful LulaKate samples in a variety of fabrics, colors & sizes in order to make room for their new […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} features a stunning sequin Theia gown to celebrate the beginning of our Theia White trunk show!  How […]

January 21 – 24: LEGENDS Romona Keveza Trunk Show

3 years ago

xoxo, TWD

January 14 – 17: Kate McDonald Bridal Trunk Show

3 years ago

xoxo, TWD

December 10 – 13: Modern Trousseau Trunk Show

3 years ago

Ring us at 860.669.4596 for an appointment, or request one here. xoxo, TWD

November 27 – 28: White Friday (& Saturday!)

3 years ago

We are booking up quickly for this event! Give us a ring at 860.669.4596 to secure your spot! You can also […]

Best Of the Shoreline!

3 years ago

We are thrilled to have been voted Best Bridal Shop on the Connecticut Shoreline by the readers of the Shoreline Newspapers! Read […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

October is almost over, so we are ending our month of “thinking pink” with this gorgeous image from our Pretty Preppy styled photo shoot, […]

November 20 – 21: Anne Barge Trunk Show

3 years ago

Ring us at 860.669.4596 for an appointment, or request one here. xoxo, TWD

Feature Friday: Wedding Lawn Flamingos For Sale!

3 years ago

We are looking for a good home for each of our fabulous Wedding Lawn Flamingos! Our very own talented seamstress Penny created […]

New York Bridal Market Recap: Fall 2016 Bridesmaids Trends

3 years ago

We were thrilled at the assortment of bridesmaid trends seen at New York Bridal Market! Below is a recap of the Fall […]

New Additions to our Sample Sale!

3 years ago

We’ve just added a a few new fabulous samples to our Sample Sale! Amsale Nouvelle ‘Adien’ Size: 10 Color: ivory Original […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

It’s another Thursday in October, so you know what that means – we are honoring National Breast Cancer Awareness Month with […]

Donna Morgan Serenity Collection & Magazine!

3 years ago

Owner and stylist, Beth Chapman had the opportunity to style the new magazine featuring Donna Morgan’s Serenity collection. Below is […]

Sequin Bridesmaid Beauties by Amsale

3 years ago

We are head over {sparkly} heels for Amsale‘s new sequin bridesmaid beauties! Each elegant style comes in navy, gold, and rose gold. Look out for […]

November 19: Baubles, Veils & Cocktails

3 years ago

Ring us at 860.669.4596 or request an appointment online! xoxo, TWD

Trend Recap: New York Spring 2016 Bridal Market

3 years ago

We just returned from Bridal Market in New York and we’re in love with all of the current trends. Below […]

November 12 – 15: Jenny Yoo Trunk Show

3 years ago

We are accepting appointments on Sunday, November 15th, for bridesmaid measurements & ordering! Please give us a ring at 860.669.4596 with any […]

October 31: Sample Sale Saturday: Pop up Bridal Sample Sale

3 years ago

We just returned from Bridal Market and need to make room for new inventory! For one day only, Saturday, October […]

November 5-8: Theia ‘Best of’ Trunk Show

3 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Feature Friday: Jess & Andrew’s Rustic Connecticut River Wedding

3 years ago

“I honestly love everything about Jess & Andrew’s wedding! It was such a beautiful reflection of them and honestly, that’s […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} continues with our theme of all things pink! This pretty shot comes from our Blushing Pink […]

Ivy & Aster Sample Sale!

3 years ago

We are making room for new inventory and have just added a few Ivy & Aster gowns to our sample sale! ‘Rose […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Happy October! Today’s Parisian {Picture of the Week} honors the beginning of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This month, as always, will […]

Fabulous New Additions added to Sample Sale!

3 years ago

Looking for a gown that’s different and unique? We’ve just added a a few new fabulous samples to our Sample Sale.  […]

Feature Friday: Caroline’s White Carpet Appointment

3 years ago

For this week’s Feature Friday, we just had to share pictures from one of our recent White Carpet appointments. A few weeks […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s classic and beautiful {Picture of the Week} honors the beginning of our Legends by Romona Keveza trunk show. This fabulous […]

October 15-18: Modern Trousseau Runway Reveal Trunk Show

3 years ago

Request an appointment to meet Modern Trousseau designer, Callie Tein, preview her latest 2016 collection straight from the runway and save […]

Pretty Post: Colleen & Joe’s Romantic Hudson Valley Wedding

3 years ago

We love everything about this romantic Hudson Valley wedding – from the soft color palette, to the classic lace gown […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} is one of many sweet images from our Love in Paris styled shoot (specifically in Montmarte!) […]

Closed Tuesday, October 13th

3 years ago

We will be closed next Tuesday, October 13th as we will be returning from Bridal Fashion Week! Make sure to follow us […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} hails from a photo shoot at the fabulously stylish Belle Mer Estate in Newport, Rhode Island. We love […]

New Mother of the Occasion Sample Sale Dresses!

3 years ago

We just added the below chiffon styles from Watters to our Mother of the Occasion sample sale!   Watters ‘71521’ […]

September 24-26: Legends by Romona Keveza Trunk Show

3 years ago

xoxo, TWD

September 18-19: Donna Morgan Bridesmaid Trunk Show

3 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Ivy & Aster Trunk Show Sneak Peek!

3 years ago

Starting with an air of romance and a dash of whimsy, Ivy & Aster delivers a novel spin on traditional wedding […]

As Seen In: Brides.com features Quirky 1950’s Inspired Bridal Photo Shoot

3 years ago

We thought we would repost this ‘oldie but a goodie’ post, as a last nod to summer!  Happy Labor Day […]

October Gown Clean & Preserve Promotion!

3 years ago

Click here for more details on Clean & Preserve! xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} has us holding on to every last bit of a New England summer, but also gets […]

Save on all Jenny Yoo Metallic Dresses!

3 years ago

Now through September 25th, Jenny Yoo is offering $20 off of ALL metallic bridesmaid dresses! Ring us at 860.669.4596 or […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

We are holding on to every last bit of summer with today’s {Picture of the Week} from one of our […]

September 10-12: Ivy & Aster Trunk Show

3 years ago

Ring us at 860.669.4596 or request an appointment here! xoxo, TWD

September 1-9: The Fall ‘Get Shopping’ Sale

3 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Pretty Post: Alex + Kyle’s Mountain Top Love Story

3 years ago

“The rain fell slowly and steadily, trying it’s best to dampen the mood of their day but as Alex put […]

Labor Day Holiday Hours

3 years ago

Time to kick up your heels and relax! We will be closed this coming Saturday, September 5th in observance of […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} comes to us all the way from beautiful Barbados! This is one of many images shot for […]

Save on LulaKate Bridesmaids!

3 years ago

Ring us at 860.669.4596 for more info! xoxo, TWD

Hayley Paige Meet & Greet Garden Cocktail Party Recap!

3 years ago

We were so thrilled to have designer Hayley Paige here with us last weekend! We had an amazing cocktail party […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} reminds us to kick up our heels and relax, as the summer comes to an end! […]

Meet the icons who inspired Romona Keveza Legends

3 years ago

Its almost here! We are rapidly approaching our next Romona Keveza Legends Trunk Show, which begins Friday, March 21st and runs through Saturday, the […]

Save the Date: Legends Romona Keveza Trunk Show

3 years ago

Save the date! We are hosting a Legends Romona Keveza Trunk Show September 24th-26th. Give us a ring to set […]

Save on Jenny Yoo Bridal & Maids!

3 years ago

Have you heard about Jenny Yoo’s latest promo? Now through August 27th, save on all bridal, bridesmaid and flowergirl dresses! Ring us […]

Designer, Hayley Paige Wedding Photos

3 years ago

We LOVE weddings! But, when it is one of our own designers getting married and it involves 4 incredible one-of-a […]

August 18 – 22: Augusta Jones Event

3 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

This week’s {Picture of the Week} celebrates the final few days of our Couture Bridal Event, which runs through this […]

August 11-15: Inside Sidewalk Sale

3 years ago

‘Tis the season of the sidewalk sale! We are hosting our annual Inside Sidewalk Sale. In anticipation of the sale, […]

What We’re Loving: The Confetti Bar

3 years ago

We think that no party is complete without confetti! Now, you can have a party where they make the confetti!!! Our […]

August 6 – 8: Hayley Paige Trunk Show & Event Schedule

3 years ago

We are gearing up for an exciting weekend full of all things Hayley Paige and we can hardly wait!  The […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s [Picture of the Week} honors our Couture Bridal Event which is currently running through August 1st, but more importantly, our motto – […]

Hayley Paige’s New Collection!

3 years ago

We are over the moon excited for our Hayley Paige Trunk Show August 6 – 8! We are even more excited […]

Fabulous Lula Kate Promotion!

3 years ago

We are thrilled to share that Lula Kate is currently running a FABULOUS promotion – 25% off ALL bridesmaid dresses (any color […]

Feature Friday: Reinvent the Dress!

3 years ago

You may have heard of our fantastic service, Reinvent The Dress, where one of our expert seamstresses takes a vintage […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

  Today’s {Picture of the Week} features the beloved Dori gown, and celebrates a few a upcoming events: our Summer Bling […]

What We’re Loving: Mix and Match Maids + Adrianna Papell Beaded Bridesmaid Dresses

3 years ago

We have always been a huge advocate for mixing and matching bridesmaid dresses, but lately we are in love with it more than […]

August 6 – 8: Hayley Paige Trunk Show

3 years ago

Don’t miss your chance to meet Hayley Paige herself! Join us for a cocktail party in our garden as we showcase […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} sheds light on a few upcoming events we have to celebrate, including our Summer Bling Event {where you’ll […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} is in honor of this weekend’s holiday! This adorable image comes from our Nautical Nuptials styled photo shoot. […]

July 21 – August 1: Couture Bridal Event

3 years ago

Collections involved in this event include: Anne Barge | Romona Keveza Legends | Modern Trousseau | Hayley Paige | Augusta Jones xoxo, TWD

Meet & Greet Cocktail Party with Hayley Paige

3 years ago

 Ring us at 860.669.4596 to RSVP! xoxo, TWD

Save the Date: Cocktail Party with designer, Hayley Paige

3 years ago

Don’t miss your chance to meet Hayley Paige herself as part of our Trunk Show!  Join us for a cocktail […]

July 14 – 18: Summer Bling Event

3 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Introducing: Accessories Rental!

3 years ago

Your gown selection helps set the tone for so many things in your wedding, but did you ever consider that accessories […]

June 23 – July 11: Summer Lace Event

3 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Make a Day of It!

3 years ago

We are so fortunate to draw our clientele from not only all parts of our home state, but also from […]

Happy 4th of July ~ Holiday Hours

3 years ago

See more from our Nautical Nuptials styled photo shoot here! Photo by Carla Ten Eyck. xoxo, TWD

Pretty Post: Laura & John’s Nautical and Pinstripe Nuptials

3 years ago

We adored dressing Laura and her bridesmaids, and are so thrilled to finally feature her wedding images {captured by Iris Photography}! From Laura and John’s […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

                          With Summer and its unexpected storms in full […]

Monogrammed Ivory Bridal Pashmina Sale!

3 years ago

Do you or anyone you know have the initials KBJ, MRF, KRV, AJM? If so, you’re in luck! We have several […]

Feature Friday: Charlotte’s White Carpet Appointment

3 years ago

For this week’s Feature Friday, we just had to share pictures from one of our recent White Carpet appointments. This past weekend, […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

This week’s {Picture of the week} celebrates the classic bride who also craves something unique! This simple yet elegant sequin […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

This week’s {Picture of the week} celebrates all things color, texture and detail! The gold sequin bodice of this vintage party dress juxtaposes […]

Get to know The White Dress by the shore

3 years ago

We hope that this post will help you to get to know The White Dress by the shore, as we […]

The Look for Less!

3 years ago

On a budget and want to get the perfect bridal look for less? Shop our sample sale! We are currently […]

Accessories Sale!

3 years ago

Calling all spring and summer brides (and mothers of the occasion!) We are making room for new inventory and selling […]

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

We love a quintessential, New England beachside wedding, and this week’s {Picture of the Week} is exactly that! This fabulous […]

Save on Jenny Yoo Maids: Shades of Champagne & Blush

3 years ago

Now through June 25th, Jenny Yoo is offering $20 off all shades of champagne and blush! Give us a ring […]

June 18 – 20: Legends by Romona Keveza Trunk Show

3 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

This week’s {Picture of the Week} features a stunning image from a styled shoot that took place at one of our favorite venues, Belle […]

June 1 – 6: Pop Up {Blow Out} Sample Sale

3 years ago

  Exclusively for our loyal followers, we are hosting a Pop up {Blow Out} Sample Sale through June 6th.  We […]

Pretty Post: Jill and Ryan’s Elegant Affair

3 years ago

As soon as we caught a glimpse of Jill and Ryan’s wedding photos, we knew they had to be shared – you’ll see […]

June 11 – 13: Modern Trousseau Trunk Show

3 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

3 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} is in honor of the upcoming holiday weekend. Whether you are spending this Memorial Day weekend […]

Wedding Day Essential: Pinch Minimergency Kit!

3 years ago

It’s officially wedding season and this kit is an absolute must have for all brides! It’s chock-full of 21 little essentials to […]

TWD stylists suggested itineraries for a shopping experience at The White Dress by the shore

4 years ago

We are so fortunate to draw our clientele from not only all parts of our home state, but also from […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

  Today’s {Picture of the Week} is from our Secret Garden photo shoot. The soft and romantic blush tulle gown fading […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Spring is in the air and our bike kick continues! Today’s {Picture of the Week} is from a preppy photo shoot […]

Save on Jenny Yoo Bridal and Maids!

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Lula Kate: May Sale!

4 years ago

We are thrilled to announce that all Lula Kate bridesmaid dresses in any color or fabric are 20% off during the […]

May 1 – 30: Handbag Event

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

May 14 -16: Haute Bride Trunk Show & Mini Hair Trials!

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Summer Holiday Schedule

4 years ago

In observance of the summer holidays, the boutique will be closed the following dates: Saturday, May 23rd for Memorial Day […]

May 7 – 9: Nouvelle by Amsale Trunk Show

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

In light of Beth’s recent Spring Break trip to Mexico – and with Cinco de Mayo right around the corner – […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} is a #throwback to our Darling Sherbet styled photo shoot, inspired by the romantic, whimsical, spring-like tones […]

April 25: SAMPLE SALE SATURDAY

4 years ago

We just returned from bridal market and need to make room for new inventory!  We have been having an online […]

Pretty Post: Melissa & Russell’s Lord Thompson Manor Wedding

4 years ago

A little rain did not stop our beautiful bride Melissa and her groom Russell from enjoying their gorgeous wedding at […]

Spring 2016 Bridal Market Trends

4 years ago

We just arrived back from a whirlwind trip to New York for Spring 2016 Bridal Market. There were two words […]

April 14th – 25th: Online Sample Sale!

4 years ago

We are headed to Bridal Market in a couple weeks and need to make room for new inventory! From April 14th through […]

April 28 – May 2: Spring ‘Get Shopping’ Sale

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Introducing a Collection of Backless Wedding Dresses from Beneath the Gown

4 years ago

We are thrilled to be collaborating with a dear friend and a local talent on a new collection of backless […]

We’re Headed to Bridal Market!

4 years ago

We’re headed to bridal market! Follow us as we uncover the latest trends April 19th & 20th:        xoxo, […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} reminds us to step back and smell the roses – or in this case – the […]

Introducing Adrianna Papell Beaded Bridesmaid Dresses

4 years ago

Image: Junebugswedding.com. Photography: Troy Grover We are thrilled to introduce a new designer to our bridesmaid collection. Adrianna Papell is a […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Happy Thursday! Today’s {Picture of the Week} is a #throwbackthursday to our Hint of Mint styled photo shoot. With Spring finally […]

Modern Trousseau: {Trunk Show and Profile of a Connecticut Based Designer}

4 years ago

We are thrilled to be first store to ever carry the Modern Trousseau brand.  The line, which  epitomizes classic elegance, […]

April 9 – 11: Modern Trousseau Runway Preview Trunk Show

4 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Happy Easter from TWD!

4 years ago

Charlie The Bunny and the TWD family wishes you and yours a Happy Easter, Passover, and Spring! Check in with […]

Save on Jenny Yoo Bridesmaid Lace Dresses!

4 years ago

Short, long, strapless, cap sleeves, bateau, metallic…Jenny Yoo is offering $20 off all LACE bridesmaid styles until April 27th! To schedule an […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} celebrates the commencement of our Hayley Paige ‘Best of’ Trunk Show! This fabulous image comes from […]

Tulle Skirts for Easter!

4 years ago

We think everyone should wear a tulle skirt for Easter! Give us a ring to order yours {860.669.4596} Shana is […]

Save on LulaKate Faille Bridesmaids Dresses!

4 years ago

Spring is here and LulaKate is offering an amazing 20% off their faille bridesmaids dresses during the month of April! To schedule […]

Ask the Experts: Beth Chapman’s Bridal Gown Shopping Tips

4 years ago

Bridal shopping season is in full swing. No need to stress, though! To make your life a little easier, owner, […]

Introducing: A Collaboration with J. Crew Factory Stores – Let us help dress your groom!

4 years ago

We are such HUGE fans of J. Crew and it is for that reason that we are tickled to be […]

April 2 – 4: Hayley Paige ‘Best Of’ Trunk Show

4 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

As Seen In Bliss Celebrations: Gedney Farm Winter Photo Shoot

4 years ago

There is just so much to love about this shoot! I was thrilled when Amy Blau, a long-time friend and […]

As Seen In: Bliss Celebrations

4 years ago

The 2015 issue of Bliss Celebrations Magazine was just released and it is stunning! I was so honored to have styled […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} is an absolutely stunning image from one of our styled shoots in New York. What better […]

Introducing: Sara Gabriel Veils & Accessories!

4 years ago

We are thrilled to announce that Sara Gabriel Veiling and Headpieces will be joining our esteemed list of accessories designers! Every […]

How to Style a Jumpsuit!

4 years ago

Recently, our friends at Donna Morgan asked TWD owner and stylist, Beth Chapman to style one of their jumpsuits for their […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Happy Thursday! Today’s {Picture of the Week} is another whimsical image from the recent Justin & Mary “Walk Through a Wedding” workshop.  This […]

As Seen In: Mass Appeal – Spring 2015 Bridal Trends

4 years ago

Earlier this week, TWD Owner Beth Chapman appeared on WWLP’s Mass Appeal where she highlighted Spring 2015 bridal trends. Below is a recap […]

March 26: Baubles, Veils & Cocktails

4 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

March 17 – 28: Couture Bridal Event

4 years ago

Collections involved in this event include: Anne Barge | Romona Keveza Legends | Modern Trousseau | Hayley Paige | Augusta Jones xoxo, TWD

As Seen In Bliss Celebrations: Stonington Vineyard Photo Shoot

4 years ago

We love unique, local venues for weddings. So, when our friends at Madison-based Slainte asked us to coordinate the fashion […]

Spotlight on Anne Barge

4 years ago

We are thrilled to have the following Anne Barge beauties as guest visitors during next week’s Couture Bridal Event! We are also […]

Shoe Sale!

4 years ago

We are having a blowout shoe sale – including styles from Kate Spade, Badgley Mischka & Grace – just in […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Happy Thursday! As we bid farewell to winter, today’s {Picture of the Week} reminds us just how magical and romantic winter weddings can […]

Meet Alexandra Bruno!

4 years ago

We are excited to introduce the newest member of our team, Alexandra Bruno!  Alexandra comes to us from New York City, with a […]

As Seen In: Style Me Pretty, Gatsby-Inspired Wedding

4 years ago

We recently had the opportunity to style Stephanie, a beautiful, creative, kind bride, for her Gatsby-inspired wedding at The Branford […]

Feature Friday: Seaside Glamour at Belle Mer

4 years ago

Dramatic views, gorgeous backdrops, and fantastic florals came together to make this wedding absolutely stunning. The gorgeous Belle Mer  (one […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

This week’s {Picture of the Week} comes from a Burberry Winter Wedding styled shoot, part of a recent Justin & Mary “Walk Through a […]

Save on Jenny Yoo: Bridal Parties of 7 or More!

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Veil Sample Sale!

4 years ago

We are making room for new inventory and selling some sample veils! Give us a ring at 860.669.4596 for more info or to […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

This week’s {Picture of the Week} celebrates the commencement of our Kate McDonald Bridal and LulaKate bridesmaid trunk show! How fabulous […]

Translating Oscar Red Carpet Fashion to the White Aisle

4 years ago

Owner Beth Chapman recently appeared on WWLP’s Mass Appeal where she recapped this year’s Oscar fashion, and how it can translate down the white […]

March 2 – 14: Mother’s Day in March

4 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Happy Thursday! Today’s {Picture of the Week} celebrates our Romona Keveza Legends trunk show that starts today! This  image so […]

As Seen In: Wedding Bible

4 years ago

I was lucky enough to make the acquaintance of the world renowned, uber talented, international luxury event planner, Sarah Haywood […]

February 26 – 28: Kate McDonald Bridal & LulaKate Trunk Show

4 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Pretty Preppy Styled Bridal Photo Shoot

4 years ago

We are excited to announce that our latest inspiration page, Pretty Preppy, is now live on our site! The photo shoot, […]

Ask the Experts: Katherine McDonald Bridal

4 years ago

We are very much looking forward to our  Kate McDonald Bridal and LulaKate bridesmaids trunk show February 26-28! In anticipation, we asked Owner and Designer Katherine […]

Save on your Bridesmaid Dress!

4 years ago

Check out the fabulous promotions some of our bridesmaid designers currently have going on! Jenny Yoo is offering $20 off all blush, pink and […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Today’s {Picture of the Week} is a sneak peek of a photo shoot The White Dress by the shore owner Beth Chapman […]

Jenny Yoo: February Promotion!

4 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

February 19 – 21: Romona Keveza Legends Trunk Show

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

The White Dress by the shore celebrates our 11th Anniversary!

4 years ago

Today we are reminiscing about last year’s amazing anniversary party, as we are about to celebrate our 11th Anniversary! It’s almost impossible to believe […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

This week’s {Picture of the Week} is in honor of our Modern Trousseau Trunk Show that starts today! This adorable sleeved […]

Anniversary and Valentine’s Day Celebration

4 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Lula Kate: February Sale!

4 years ago

We are thrilled to announce that all Lula Kate bridesmaid dresses in any color or fabric will be 20% off […]

February 8: Sample Sale

4 years ago

Our new inventory is arriving, so you know what that means – it’s time for another sample sale! This isn’t just any sample sale, […]

February 5 – 7: Modern Trousseau Trunk Show

4 years ago

 xoxo, TWD

Frequently Asked Questions: Modern Trousseau Muslin Process

4 years ago

We are so fortunate to have one of our favorite designers, Modern Trousseau, based in Connecticut. Their gowns are designed and […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Happy Thursday! This week’s {Picture of the Week} is a #throwbackthursday to a magical winter shoot that took place at […]

Sample Sale Shopping Tips

4 years ago

1. Experienced Shoppers Only Sample sales are not recommended for brides who have not shopped for gowns before. The point […]

New Store Policy

4 years ago

Effective immediately, we have a new cancellation policy. When you schedule an appointment for a Thursday evening (5:00 or 6:30 […]

What We’re Loving: Jenny Yoo Metallic Bridesmaid Dresses

4 years ago

If you love glitz and glam, then you will be head over heels for the latest trend in bridesmaid dresses! Metallics […]

January 29 – 31: Jenny Yoo Trunk Show

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

January 1 – 27: Jenny Yoo ‘Seven or More’ January Promotion

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Pretty Post: Laura and Gary’s Rustic Wedding

4 years ago

As soon as we caught a glimpse of Laura and Gary’s wedding photos, we just knew they had to be […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Happy Thursday! Today’s Picture of the Week pays tribute to Catie & Amy’s Complimentary Mini Hair Trials that start tonight at […]

The Knot Best of Weddings 2015

4 years ago

We are thrilled to announce that we have won The Knot Best of Weddings 2015 award! We have been presented with this honor […]

Musings of a Stylist: Lover.ly Passport to Fashion

4 years ago

I was inspired by Lover.ly to create a fashion inspiration board influenced by my fantasy wedding location. I have been so […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

This week’s Picture of the Week is from a photo shoot that owner, Beth Chapman, styled in Playa del Carmen, […]

January 22 – 23: Complimentary Hair Trials with Catie & Amy

4 years ago

We have had the pleasure of working with Catie & Amy on several editorial shoots over the years, and their […]

January 22 – 24: Haute Bride Trunk Show

4 years ago

Join us for a complimentary 30-minute mini hair trial from Catie & Amy prior to your one-hour accessories appointment. Appointment […]

January 22 – 23: Catie & Amy Complimentary Mini Hair Trials

4 years ago

Preview the Haute Bride Accessories Collection. xoxo, TWD

WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards 2015

4 years ago

We recently won the prestigious WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards 2015! It means we are in top 5% of wedding professionals in […]

January 13 & 14: Limited Appointments during Inventory Days!

4 years ago

What We’re Loving: Blingsie, Keep Your Engagement Ring Safe and Sparkling

4 years ago

Are you newly engaged and worried about damaging your ring? For most of us, the answer is a resounding ‘yes,’ […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Happy Thursday! Today’s Picture of the Week celebrates our Ivy & Aster Trunk Show that starts today! We are head […]

January 8 – 10: Ivy & Aster Trunk Show

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

What We’re Loving: Ivy & Aster’s 2015 Ad Campaign

4 years ago

Here is a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the ad campaign shoot for Ivy & Aster’s Fall 2015 collection. We can’t wait for […]

What We’re Loving: Ivy & Aster Fall 2014 Fashion Faves

4 years ago

Are you looking for a unique wedding gown? Be sure to schedule an appointment for our upcoming Ivy & Aster […]

Engaged and Confused? Your Wedding Preparation Checklist

4 years ago

Did he ‘put a ring on it’ over the holidays? Wondering what to do next? Here is our suggested wedding […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Today’s Picture of the Week is from the photo shoot we did to introduce our new tulle skirt collection! We have to […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

There’s nothing more beautiful than a winter wedding, especially during this time of year. Today’s Picture of the Week is very special, […]

Pretty Post: Ashley and Matt’s Beautiful Belle Mer Wedding

4 years ago

It is such a tremendous thrill for us when we assist with all of the fashion components in a bride’s wedding. […]

Feature Friday: Regan’s White Carpet Appointment

4 years ago

There’s no denying that White Carpet brides hold a special place in our heart, so we are thrilled to share […]

Holiday Hours 2014

4 years ago

Give us a ring to schedule your holiday appointment! xoxo, TWD

Introducing: The Tulle Skirt Collection

4 years ago

We love all things girly! We have been looking for the perfect tulle skirt to offer our clients and found […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

What better way to celebrate the spirit of the season than with a little bit of sparkle!? This week’s Picture of […]

Musings of a Stylist: Tartan and Tulle Styled Bridal Photo Shoot

4 years ago

Just in time for winter, we are excited to announce that our latest inspiration page, Tartan and Tulle, is now […]

December 16 – 27: Winter Lace Event

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Happy Thursday! This week’s Picture of the Week is in honor of our Holiday Glitz Event! Take 10% off of […]

Holiday Gift Guide from The White Dress by the shore

4 years ago

‘Tis the season for gift giving.  Whether you are searching for the perfect holiday gift or engagement gift, here are […]

End of Year Sample Sale

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

December 9 – 27: Holiday Glitz Event

4 years ago

Looking for the perfect holiday gift? We will have an Aquinnah bauble bar on display December 12th and 13th. Designer, […]

December 12 – 20: Aquinnah Bauble Bar

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

This week’s Picture of the Week is to celebrate that our Tartan and Tulle photo shoot was featured in the latest issues […]

December 4 – 6: Modern Trousseau Trunk Show

4 years ago

In addition to the trunk show discount, you will receive a signed sketch from Connecticut-based designer, Callie Tein, with your […]

As Seen In: New York City Bridal Styled Photo Shoot with Justin and Mary

4 years ago

Justin and Mary Marantz have been talking with me about collaborating on a bridal styled photo shoot in New York City, […]

November 28 – 29: White Friday (and Saturday!)

4 years ago

We are booking up quickly for this event! Give us a ring at 860.669.4596 to secure your spot! xoxo, TWD

November 29: Small Business Saturday

4 years ago

Small Business Saturday is almost here! If you shop with us on Saturday, November 29th, you’ll receive $10 off your […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Happy Thursday! This week’s Picture of the Week is a #throwbackthursday to the photo shoot that took place at Tyrone […]

Pretty Post: Jessica & Ryan’s Beachy Wedding

4 years ago

Winter may be on its way, but snow and frigid temperatures are the furthest things from our mind right now. […]

November 15 – December 15: LulaKate Bridesmaids Promotion

4 years ago

All right, LulaKate lovers – this is for you! Give your bridesmaids a little extra gift this holiday season with […]

Introducing the Tulle Skirt Collection

4 years ago

We are channeling our inner Carrie Bradshaw and have introduced a new Tulle Skirt Collection! Our collection of 25″ tulle […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

This week’s Picture of the Week pays tribute to our Theia White Trunk Show that begins today! We can’t get over the […]

The Knot Best of Weddings Hall of Fame

4 years ago

We are so excited to announce that we have been inducted into The Knot Best of Weddings Hall of Fame! We have […]

November 13 – 15: Theia White Trunk Show

4 years ago

Preview the White Collection xoxo, TWD

Anne Barge Beloved in Ivory

4 years ago

We have to admit – as soon as we saw Beloved by Anne Barge, we fell in love! With its […]

Best of the Shoreline 2014

4 years ago

We are thrilled to once again be named Best Bridal Shop on the Connecticut Shoreline by the readers of the Shoreline […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

This week’s Picture of the Week is a #throwbackthursday! Owner Beth Chapman styled this photo shoot two years ago for […]

Jenny Yoo Coco Dress Sale

4 years ago

Jenny Yoo is discontinuing its Coco dress! Can you believe it!? We were shocked when we heard the news, because the […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

October is just about over, so we are ending our month of “thinking pink” with this gorgeous image from a photo shoot that […]

Modern Trousseau Mother of the Bride Sample Sale

4 years ago

Our beloved Connecticut-based designer Modern Trousseau has recently begun phasing out of their evening wear collection to solely focus on their gorgeous […]

Our Unique and Extensive Bridal Alterations Process

4 years ago

As one of the many services that we offer at The White Dress by the shore, we provide in-house alterations […]

As Seen In: Style Me Pretty, Gem Themed Party

4 years ago

Being the creative people that we are, we find inspiration everywhere – colors, fabrics, paintings, magazines, you name it. So it […]

{Tis the Season} Wedding Fur Rental

4 years ago

    Image by Carla Ten Eyck, styling  by Beth Chapman, beauty by d.d. Nickel As the weather turns colder, […]

What We’re Loving: NewlyWish

4 years ago

Let’s be honest – planning a wedding can be stressful. Making a guest list, reserving a venue, choosing a photographer, […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Happy Thursday! As you know, we are still honoring National Breast Cancer Awareness Month with our Picture of the Week! […]

October 30 – November 1: Hayley Paige Trunk Show

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Pretty Post: Deana & Adam’s Romantic Nuptials

4 years ago

It was such a pleasure working with Deana, her mother and her maids during the year leading up to her […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

It’s another Thursday in October, so you know what that means – we are honoring National Breast Cancer Awareness Month with […]

What We’re Loving: Donna Morgan Lace Bridesmaid Dresses

4 years ago

Whoever said lace is meant only for brides clearly hasn’t laid eyes on a lace bridesmaid dress before. We are […]

Modern Trousseau Fall 2015 Collection

4 years ago

We’re back from bridal market and can’t wait to host our Modern Trousseau Runway Reveal Trunk Show! From Thursday, October 16th […]

Kate Spade ‘Ribbon’ Sandal Sale

4 years ago

Shoes and sales – is there anything better!? We certainly don’t think so! Right now, we are selling our inventory […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

It’s Thursday, which means it’s time for our Picture of the Week! As you know, it’s National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. […]

We’re Headed to 2015 Bridal Market

4 years ago

*image courtesy of Jubilee Events It’s that time of year again! We are headed to New York for October Bridal […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Happy Thursday! Throughout October and in honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we will be celebrating the hope for […]

Think Pink: 10% Off All Blush Gowns in the Month of October

4 years ago

This year, and every year, The White Dress donates a portion of its proceeds in October to the Terri Brodeur […]

Celebrate the Hope for a Cure

4 years ago

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! To honor this special cause that is very dear to our hearts, we will […]

October 9: Baubles, Veils and Cocktails – 10% Discount on Belts and Sashes

4 years ago

If you are unable to attend the event but have an item on our registry, we can take your order […]

October 16 – 18: Modern Trousseau Runway Reveal Trunk Show

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Pretty Post: Allison & Nolan’s Winvian Wedding

4 years ago

What better way to kick off the new season than with photographs from a picturesque wedding in the Litchfield Hills […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Happy Thursday! This week’s Picture of the Week is from one of Justin & Mary’s “Walk Through a Wedding” seminars […]

Say Hello to Baby Finn

4 years ago

Meet the newest addition to the TWD family! Finley Bernard Nowakowski – born at 1:32 a.m. on September 14 weighing 7lb […]

Romona Keveza Legends Trunk Show Special Offers

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

This week’s Picture of the Week is a #throwbackthursday! Owner Beth Chapman styled this shoot a year ago in Paris for […]

September 25 – 27: Romona Keveza Legends Trunk Show

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

September 16 – 20: Sample Sale

4 years ago

We hope you’re sitting down, because we have some exciting news – to make room for all of the new […]

September 2 – 26: Jenny Yoo ‘Something Blue’ September Promotion

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Frequently Asked Questions

4 years ago

Now that bridal shopping season is upon us, you may have many questions. Fortunately, bridal expert and owner Beth Chapman has compiled a […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Happy Thursday! This week’s Picture of the Week is in honor of tonight’s Baubles, Veils & Cocktails event! Not only […]

Amsale Bridal Sample Sale

4 years ago

Calling all Amsale lovers – it’s your lucky day! To make room for more inventory and new designers, we are […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

We just can’t let go of summer! This week’s Picture of the Week is from a photo shoot that owner, […]

Pretty Post: Kayla & Brendon’s Stunning Mansion Wedding

4 years ago

Gorgeous weather, a loving couple and an elegant setting – what more could you ask for in a wedding? In our opinion, […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

Happy (almost) Labor Day! We love this image from our #throwbackthursday 1950’s shoot. With its vintage fashion, classic picnic decorations […]

Exciting changes at TWD!

4 years ago

We are undergoing some exciting changes at TWD! We are thrilled to introduce you to two new members of our […]

Feature Friday: Kaitlin’s White Carpet Appointment

4 years ago

As you know, we absolutely adore our White Carpet brides and love to show them off! So, for this week’s […]

September 2 – 6: The “Get Shopping” Sale

4 years ago

Click here to view our Collections Page, which offers a sampling of gowns from each of our fabulous designers. For 5 days only, […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

  It’s Thursday- which can only mean one thing around here, it’s time for our Picture of the Week! The […]

Aquinnah designer, Kelley Solomon joins us for Baubles, Veils and Cocktails

4 years ago

We are happy to announce that the designer of local, handmade jewelry line, Aquinnah will be at our Baubles, Veils […]

Feature Friday: Kelley’s White Carpet Appointment

4 years ago

This past Sunday we had the pleasure of hosting Kelley’s White Carpet Appointment. Mimosas were served as twelve guests entered […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

  This week’s Picture of the Week is a little different. We loved both images so we decided to place […]

This Week’s New Arrivals

4 years ago

Our new arrivals are rolling in! Take a peek below at the latest and greatest available for order in the […]

Aug 14: A Baubles, Veils and Cocktails Event that is not to be missed!

4 years ago

Click HERE to find out more about Baubles, Veils & Cocktails.   xoxo, TWD

Upcoming Schedule for Baubles, Veils & Cocktails

4 years ago

You found the gown – now it’s time to complete your look! Baubles, Veils & Cocktails appointments occur the second […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

  Happy Thursday! Our picture of the week is paying homage to the last few days of our {Extended} Couture […]

Closed, Saturday August 30th for Labor Day

4 years ago

We hope your Labor Day Weekend is full of fun and games! We will be closed Saturday, August 30th in […]

August 5-28: Jenny Yoo Bridal & Maids Promotions

4 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

August 5-August 9: Couture Bridal Event

4 years ago

Great News!!  Due to the overwhelming excitement over this once-per-year event, we have extended the couture bridal event one week […]

Feature Friday: Walk Through a Wedding

4 years ago

When photographer’s Justin & Mary and event planner Stacie Shea asked us to style their upcoming ‘Walk Through a Wedding’ […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

  This week’s Picture of the Week is also a #throwbackthrusday! This ‘oldie but goodie’ hails from a collaborative shoot […]

Hayley Paige Guindon with no stripes

4 years ago

One of our favorite gowns from Hayley Paige is Guindon!  We adore the stripes and the slightly nautical feel.  Recently, […]

August 5-9: Inside Sidewalk Sale

4 years ago

  This the season of the Sidewalk Sale! To celebrate we are hosting an Inside Sidewalk Sale during which all of […]

August 12-16: Augusta Jones Bridal Event

4 years ago

Click HERE to see more gowns from this gorgeous collection. xoxo, TWD

After the Vows: Announcing Our Collaboration with Nearly Newlywed

4 years ago

We are pleased to announce a new collaboration with the fabulous site, nearlynewlywed.com. If you are a bride interested in […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

      Happy Thursday! This picture of the week features the beloved ‘Dori’ gown from Hayley Paige (which is […]

Pretty Post: Holly & Adams Handmade Dockside Wedding in Mystic, CT

4 years ago

Pretty Post’s are always special and even more so when it is one of our own bridal stylists’ wedding!  This […]

Couture Bridal Event Featured Designers

4 years ago

Today is the first day of our Couture Bridal Event! Take a peek below for our gown picks from our […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

In honor of Bastille day, which was earlier in the week, and this gorgeous real couple (including our muse, Liane), […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

  Happy Thursday! We are having so much fun this week celebrating our Summer Bling Event and this picture from […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

  Happy Independence Day! We are celebrating with a patriotic Picture of the Week from our Nautical Nuptials Styled Shoot. […]

July 2- 27: Promotions from Jenny Yoo

4 years ago

    xoxo, TWD

Musings of a Stylist: Nautical Nuptials

4 years ago

Have you had a chance to check out our latest Musings of a Stylist inspiration? It is nautical and New […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

  Today we kick off our Little White Dress Event. Don’t you just love the LWD pictured above? If you […]

Feature Friday: Sharon and Mark’s Martha’s Vineyard Merriment

4 years ago

We loved dressing our bride Sharon! Not only did her kindness bring a smile to the faces of everyone in […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

  Happy almost-first-day-of-summer! We are busy as bees at the boutique this time of year and could not be happier! […]

July 17-19: Nouvelle by Amsale Trunk Show

4 years ago

Join us for a trunk show featuring our newest designer, Nouvelle by Amsale; a classic collection of well priced dresses. […]

June 17-July 5th: Summer Lace Event

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD  

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

This week’s {Picture of the week} is from an editorial shoot that we styled in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico . This […]

June 1-31: Kate Spade Shoe Giveaway!

4 years ago

*image by Michelle Wade Photography   xoxo, TWD

June 26-28: Little White Dress Event featuring Kirribilla

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD  

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

We adore the expression of love between this real life model couple during our ‘Pretty in Pink’ styled shoot last […]

June 5-25: Jenny Yoo June Bridal & Maids Promotions

4 years ago

  xoxo, TWD  

June 12-14: Modern Trousseau Bridal Trunk Show

4 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

July 8-12: Summer Bling Event

4 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Pretty Post: Stacey & Alan’s Old-World Romance

4 years ago

When we got the first glimpse of Stacey and Alan’s wedding photos (captured by none other than the fabulous Katie […]

Meet the Designer: Katherine from LulaKate

4 years ago

In preparation for our upcoming Bridal & Maids Trunk Show we wanted to share the story of LulaKate’s fabulous designer, […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

We love LulaKate! These stunning line of bridesmaid dresses are fun and flirty and can bring out the girly side […]

Saturday, May 24th: Closed for Memorial Day!

4 years ago

We will be celebrating the holiday this Saturday, May 24th and will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, May 27th. […]

Picture of the Week

4 years ago

  Happy (almost) Memorial Day! We will be closed on Saturday, May 24th in celebration and will resume normal business […]

Lula Kate Bridesmaid Trunk Show Favorites

4 years ago

We are so excited for our June 5th through 7th Lula Kate Bridesmaid Trunk Show where we will be receiving this designer’s […]

June 5-7: Lula Kate Bridesmaids & Bridal Trunk Show

4 years ago

Click HERE to read about Lula Kate’s bridesmaid line and to see a few of our favorite dresses that will […]

Lula Kate Bridal Trunk Show Favorites

4 years ago

We are so excited for our June 5th through 7th Lula Kate Bridal and Bridesmaid Trunk Show where we will […]

May 6-28: Jenny Yoo Seven+ Maids Promotion

4 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Event Recap: Kate Spade Bridal Shoe Collection Launch Party & Pop Up Shop

4 years ago

It’s no secret that we love a good party, and when we were selected to carry Kate Spade’s Bridal Shoe […]

May 18: {Blowout} Sample Sale

5 years ago

At this one day Sample Sale on Sunday May18th  receive 40-75% off couture bridal gowns, accessories and cocktail dresses.  No […]

As Seen On: Style Me Pretty, Radiant Orchid Styled Shoot

5 years ago

We loved Pantone’s ‘Color of the Year’ selection so much that it almost immediately inspired our next styled shoot inspiration! We teamed […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

Today’s picture of the week is wonderfully white with a pop of color, which is exactly what our new Musings […]

Ask the Experts: Bridget Kellogg from ‘The Something Old Collection’

5 years ago

We absolutely cannot wait for our ‘The Something Old Collection’ Accessories Trunk Show this Saturday, May 18th! Not only do our brides […]

Musings of A Stylist: Darling Sherbet Shoot, as seen in ‘Southern New England Destinations’

5 years ago

Just in time for Spring, we are thrilled to post our Sherbet Inspired Styled Shoot which recently made it’s debut […]

Happy Mother’s Day from TWD!

5 years ago

  Happy Mother’s Day.  We wish our moms and yours a very special day!  From Top Left: Owner, Beth Chapman […]

Brenda’s Colorful White Carpet Appointment photographed by Abigail Scott

5 years ago

  It’s no secret that we love our White Carpet brides- taking the gown shopping experience to the next level is what […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

Happy first full week of May! We are celebrating Spring and our upcoming ‘Something Old Collection’ Accessories Trunk Show (Saturday, […]

Accessories Sample Sale

5 years ago

As a preview to our Blowout Sample Sale we are hosting an online Accessories Sample Sale! Scroll through our selection […]

May 17: ‘The Something Old Collection’ Accessories Trunk Show

5 years ago

  The Something Old Collection is a unique assortment of mid-century costume jewelry from the most notable designers of The Golden […]

May 10th: Meet & Greet Book Signing at Juliska

5 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Part II: Destination Styled Bridal Photo Shoot in Playa del Carmen, Mexico

5 years ago

Happy Cinco de Mayo- get in the mood to celebrate with Part II of our tropical destination styled shoot! A […]

Part I: Destination Styled Bridal Photo Shoot in Playa del Carmen, Mexico

5 years ago

At long last we are thrilled to be finally sharing these images with you…and we don’t think we could keep […]

Incorporating Color Into Your Wedding

5 years ago

Last week owner, Beth Chapman had the pleasure of participating in a Google + chat on incorporating color into your […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  This week is ALL about Kate Spade here at The White Dress by the shore! We cannot get enough […]

Spring 2015 Bridal Market Trends already at The White Dress by the shore

5 years ago

Now that a few weeks have passed after Spring 2015 Bridal Market and we have had a chance to absorb […]

The White Dress in Color: Henri Bendel Book Party Recap!

5 years ago

We had such a great time at this very special book event celebrating  The White Dress In Color: Wedding Inspirations […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

Our ‘Picture of the Week’ celebrates our brand new collaboration with the J.Crew Factory Outlet! Our brides are entitled to […]

Pretty Post: Sarah & James’ Botanical Bliss at Belle Mer

5 years ago

  What is sweeter than a sunny day on the water, succulents adorning your ceremony, and the love of your […]

Happy Easter from The White Dress by the shore

5 years ago

  Wishing you love and happiness in this splendid new season! Check in with our EVENTS PAGE to see all […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

We may have a had a bit of winter weather earlier this week but this morning the sun is shinning […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  We are over the moon about our Haute Bride Trunk Show which starts today! This Picture of the Week […]

New Arrivals From Lula Kate Bridesmaids!

5 years ago

We are so excited to welcome our new arrivals from Lula Kate Bridesmaids! If you love preppy, nautical, or classic […]

Haute Bride + Complimentary Hair Trial = Accessories Bliss

5 years ago

Photo credit: carla ten eyck Spring is in the air which means it’s the perfect time to accessorize for your summer […]

April 8-May 15: Lula Kate Bridesmaids Promotion

5 years ago

  To see bridesmaid dresses from this fun and fabulous collection, click here.   xoxo, TWD

Join us at Bridal Market ‘Spring 2015’ on Social Media!

5 years ago

            xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

For today’s ‘Picture of the Week’ we are celebrating the start of our Hayley Paige Trunk Show! The image above […]

April 1-25: Jenny Yoo Crinkle Chiffon Promotion

5 years ago

  xoxo, TWD  

A Very Special Pretty Post: Shana & Matt’s Elegant Mansion Wedding

5 years ago

There is nothing more special than when one of our own ties the knot! So when our beloved assistant manager, […]

April 10-12: Haute Bride Trunk Show

5 years ago

Spring is in the air which means it’s the perfect time to accessorize for your summer or fall wedding!  An extended version […]

As Seen In: Bliss Celebrations

5 years ago

We are so incredibly honored to have one of our images gracing the cover of the latest issue of Bliss […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

Our ‘Picture of the Week’ shines a light on our Maria Elena Accessories Trunk Show which begins today! This golden […]

Beth Chapman’s Work Wardrobe Essentials

5 years ago

So many women are plagued on a daily basis with what to wear to work. They believe that dressing for […]

Planning a Destination Wedding? Join Wedding Wire’s Twitter Chat with Karen Bussen and Palladium Hotels & Resorts!

5 years ago

Are you planning a destination wedding? Join the twitter-verse with Wedding Wire tomorrow, Wednesday March 26th at 3 pm as […]

April 27: Luxury Wedding Spotlight Event

5 years ago

  Join owner Beth Chapman and co-authors of The White Dress in Color at the Luxury Wedding Spotlight this Sunday, […]

Introducing: A Collaboration with J. Crew Factory Stores- Let us help dress your groom!

5 years ago

We are such HUGE fans of J. Crew and it is for that reason that we are tickled to be […]

May 3rd: Kate Spade Bridal Shoe Collection Pop Up Shop!

5 years ago

View an extended version of Kate Spade’s Bridal Shoe Collection in our boutique’s Pop-Up Shoe Shop created especially for this event! Receive […]

As Seen On: Style me Pretty Tartan and Tulle Styled Bridal Shoot

5 years ago

Blow a goodbye kiss to winter with this seasonal shoot styled by owner, Beth Chapman and planned by Stacie Shea […]

Save the Date: April 11th, Henri Bendel Book Party

5 years ago

We are thrilled to announce a very exciting book event for owner Beth Chapman’s book The White Dress In Color: Wedding […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  We think this Thursday’s ‘Picture of the Week’ is nothing short of dazzling. This image, recently featured on Style […]

April 24-26: Modern Trousseau Runway Reveal Trunk Show

5 years ago

Click HERE to preview the new collection before you book! xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

This Thursday’s  ‘Picture of the Week’ shows off a gorgeous locket from Aquinnah Jewelry, as we celebrate designer Kelley Solomon’s […]

Badgley Mischka Shoe Sale: 50% Off All In-Stock Styles!

5 years ago

Everyone loves a good shoe sale and we are no exception! Below is our stock of Badgley Mischka heels- these […]

Ten Year Anniversary Party Video from Buzz Media Co.

5 years ago

A huge thank you to Buzz Media Company for capturing all of the special moments from last month’s Ten Year Anniversary […]

Feature Friday: Summer Solstice Wedding

5 years ago

  We can’t get enough of this Summer Solstice wedding captured by Studio Foto on a rural farm in upstate […]

April 3-5: Hayley Paige Bridal Trunk Show

5 years ago

Preview Hayley Paige’s 2014 collection here.   To learn more about the fashion sensation that is Hayley Paige, click here. xoxo, […]

March 5-27: Jenny Yoo Short & Sweet Dress Promotion!

5 years ago

xoxo, TWD

As Seen On: MassAppeal, Translating Red Carpet Oscar Fashion to Your Wedding

5 years ago

Owner, Beth Chapman recently appeared on WWL’s Mass Appeal to show how to take red carpet Oscar glamour and translate […]

Event Recap: The White Dress by the shore 10th Anniversary Party

5 years ago

{ A note from Beth}:  It is almost impossible to believe that 10 years has passed since The White Dress […]

Upcoming Accessories Trunk Shows

5 years ago

Of course your gown selection helps set the tone for so many things in your wedding, but did you ever […]

Musings of a Stylist: Sassy Stripes As Seen In Bliss Celebrations Magazine

5 years ago

When Candice of Jubilee Events and I were approached by our creative partners at Bliss Celebrations Magazine to style the […]

Book Signing at Banks Square Books in Mystic, CT

5 years ago

Join owner, Beth Chapman and her co-authors of The White Dress In Color: Wedding Inspirations for the Modern Bridefor a meet […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

Like most of you, we are waiting for spring with baited breath! This image reminds us that no matter how […]

Mother of the Bride and Groom Designers

5 years ago

With our upcoming ‘Mother’s Day in March’ Event running March 1st-15th we thought it important to offer a little more […]

Anne Barge Trunk Show Preview

5 years ago

    Are you a bride who has yet to find ‘the one’? If you are in pursuit of a gown that […]

March 27 – 29: Accessorize like a Celebrity with Maria Elena

5 years ago

Join us for our Maria Elena Accessories Trunk Show this Thursday though Saturday! Work with a dedicated stylist to find […]

March 7-8: Anne Barge Trunk Show

5 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

Today’s Picture of the Week is an image of a real bride & groom,  and just like the past few […]

March 1-15: Mother’s Day in March

5 years ago

  Join us as we celebrate Mother’s Day at bit early this year! From Saturday, March 1st through Saturday, March […]

Latest Bridal Gown Arrivals!

5 years ago

It’s like Christmas in February over here! We have received a slew of new gowns from our favorite designers. Take a peek […]

2014 Resource Guide

5 years ago

For over a decade we have been committed to providing our clients with exquisite style and an extraordinary experience. This […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

For today’s Picture of the Week we thought we would surprise you with an image of one of our real brides as […]

Upcoming Book Signings for The White Dress in Color

5 years ago

1. BANK STREET BOOKS SIGNING | MYSTIC, CT| MARCH 8TH,  2:30-4:30 pm Join us at this local land mark to […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

This week’s picture of the week celebrates a decade of Exquisite Style and Extraordinary Experience!  We are proud to have been […]

Feb 4-22: Ten Year Anniversary Sale!

5 years ago

*image xoxo, TWD

Feb 27-March 2: Modern Trousseau Bridal and Mother’s Trunk Show

5 years ago

We love this local, Connecticut based designer! The White Dress by the shore has carried Modern Trousseau’s Bridal and Mother of […]

February 11-15: Little White Dress Event

5 years ago

There are many times in our lives when a Little White Dress is needed-  from middle school and high school graduation*, […]

Introducing: Lula Kate!

5 years ago

We are happy to introduce our newest Bridesmaid & Little White Dress designer- Lula Kate! In 2003, Lula Kate designer, […]

Pretty Post: Kristen & Adam’s Elegant Seaside Fete

5 years ago

A gorgeous and gracious bride, a devilishly dashing groom, a seaside ceremony, and a rockin’ after party. What more could […]

As Seen In: Connecticut Bride, Styled 1920’s Shoot

5 years ago

We are absolutely honored have styled a shoot that makes up a gorgeous three page spread featured in the most […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

We love this image- so much drama and vintage glamour! Stay tuned for a blog post tomorrow in which we […]

February 6-8: Jenny Yoo Bridal & Maids Trunk Show

5 years ago

Join us as we welcome Jenny Yoo’s Fall 2014 collections for brides and maids! Scroll below to preview a few […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

In preparation of our Theia Trunk Show next week we are excited to share this image from a very recent […]

What We’re Loving: Chloe the Photobus

5 years ago

One of our favorite wedding vendors, Photobooth Planet, has introduced a new concept that we just cannot get enough of! […]

Trunk Show Preview from Guest Designer, Theia

5 years ago

It is hard to believe that February is just around the corner- but luckily that only means one thing at […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  Our Picture of the Week sheds light on our current promotion- The Lace Event– which is in full swing […]

Introducing: The Styling Service

5 years ago

WARDROBE STYLING — Participating brides will receive a style profile that they will fill out prior to their appointment so […]

Ask Beth: What are the different types of laces?

5 years ago

Q: “After doing a ton of wedding dress research online I have found I love lace- I’ll see you at […]

Stay Tuned for the Announcement of our Brand New Service

5 years ago

  We can’t wait to reveal our NEWEST service tomorrow January 15th- featuring a project with Steve Depino and Jennie […]

Jan 30-Feb 1: Theia Trunk Show

5 years ago

We are thrilled to be hosting a Guest Designer Trunk Show with this stunning collection.  To preview Theia’s White Collection […]

Save the Date: 10th Anniversary Dessert Party

5 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Feb 11-28: Jenny Yoo 8+ Bridesmaid Promotion

5 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Feb 14-15: Kirribilla Pop Up Trunk Show

5 years ago

Along with our Little White Dress Event, which begins today, we are happy to announce that we will be hosting […]

Style your Sample!

5 years ago

Our {BLOWOUT} Sample Sale is fast approaching (first come, first served on Sunday, January 12th). Not only do we have […]

January 14-25: Lace Event

5 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  In anticipation of our Ivy & Aster Trunk Show (which begins today) we wanted to share this image as […]

10th Anniversary Celebration: Date Change!

5 years ago

    *****Please Note, we have had to change the date of our Anniversary Soiree to Thursday, February 6th from […]

Jan 9-11: Ivy & Aster Bridal Trunk Show

5 years ago

To make this trunk show even more exciting, designer, Jessica Brown will be on hand on Friday afternoon and Saturday!  […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

Today’s ‘Picture of the Week’ features one of our favorite Ivy & Aster gowns called ‘Everything I Am’. The image was shot […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  Our Picture of the Week celebrates the spirit of the season, our latest ‘Musings of a Stylist’ Winter Warmth […]

Jan 12: {BLOWOUT} SAMPLE SALE

5 years ago

  At this one day Sample Sale on Sunday January 12th  receive 30-75% off couture bridal gowns, accessories and cocktail […]

Guest Designer: Theia

5 years ago

If you follow us on instagram you may remember the photos we snapped at Octobers New York Bridal Market while […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  To celebrate the first week of our ‘Holiday Glitz‘ Event we selected a ‘Picture of the Week’ from one […]

Holiday Hours

5 years ago

Please give us a ring to xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  In celebration of our upcoming Holiday Glitz Event (December 17th-28th) we just had to use this image from our […]

What We’re Loving: Blue Nile’s ‘Leave Nothing to Chance’ App

5 years ago

Take the guess work out of shopping for the holidays! Blue Nile is making things a little easier this year […]

Toss the Bouquet Conference Recap

5 years ago

Several weeks ago, I had the honor of speaking at Toss The Bouquet, a conference for the luxury wedding professionals […]

What We’re Loving: Convertible Wedding Dresses

5 years ago

We are loving the newest trend in bridal, convertible wedding dresses.  Designers have made it so that you don’t have […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  Happy December everyone! This weeks snowy ‘Picture of the Week’ hails from our ‘Winter Warmth’ Rotation, also recently featured […]

December 17-31: Jenny Yoo Neutrals Promotion

5 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Get to Know Hayley Paige!

5 years ago

In anticipation of our upcoming Hayley Paige Trunk Show, December 12th through 14th, we are excited to share this video […]

Musings of a Stylist: Winter Warmth, A Vermont Winter Wedding Shoot

5 years ago

As far as we are concerned, there is nothing more romantic than a winter wedding!  And being New Englanders, there […]

Dec 17-28: Holiday Glitz Event

5 years ago

  Ring us at 860.669.4596 to book your gown or accessories appointment during this special time of year! xoxo, TWD

The White Dress in Color Launch Party Recap

5 years ago

We all certainly felt the love at The White Dress in color launch party earlier this month! A space full of […]

As Seen In: Style Me Pretty Living- Beth’s bedroom redesign by Hartley & Hill Design

5 years ago

A little over a year ago, Super Storm Sandy struck the East Coast and literally struck my home!  For years, […]

Holiday Gift Ideas from The White Dress by the shore

5 years ago

1. The White Dress in color | Give the gift of inspiration this holiday season! Whether it is for a […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  Today’s ‘Picture of The Week’ hails from a photo shoot at the fabulously stylish Belle Mer Estate in Newport, Rhode Island. […]

Nov 29: ‘White’ Friday

5 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Nov 30: Small Business Saturday

5 years ago

  ‘Love your local’ and “shop smal”l on Saturday, November 30th! Be sure to join us for Small Business Saturday […]

Pretty Post: Kelly & Ryan’s Winter Wedding In Newport

5 years ago

Combining the spirit of the holiday season with one of life’s most special traditions melted our hearts in a way […]

The White Dress in color: Now Available in the Boutique

5 years ago

We are overjoyed to announce that The White Dress in color is now available for sale at The White Dress […]

As Seen In: Vermont Vows, Winter Warmth

5 years ago

The soon to be released issue of Vermont Vows will contain a shoot styled by owner Beth Chapman that we […]

As Seen In: Style Me Pretty, Parisian Styled Shoot

5 years ago

We are thrilled to be featured on Style Me Pretty today for our ‘Love in Paris’ styled shoot! Take a […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

We spent the day yesterday “oo-ing” and “ah-ing” over the arrivals making their debut today for our ‘Best Of’ Anne […]

Ask The Experts: Aquinnah Jewelry

5 years ago

We are very much looking forward to this Thursday’s Event! This month during our monthly, Baubles Veils and Cocktails, we are […]

Frequently Asked Questions: Bridesmaid Ordering Process

5 years ago

With our Amsale Bridesmaid Trunk Show fast approaching (November 14-16) we wanted to share a little refresher of the attendants […]

Nov 7-26: Jenny Yoo November Bridesmaid Promotion

5 years ago

For inquiries or to make an appointment please call 860.669.4596.   xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  In anticipation of our Amsale Bridal Trunk Show (starting today) we wanted to share an image from a past shoot […]

November 15-23: Anne Barge ‘Best Of’ Trunk Show

5 years ago

We couldn’t be more excited to host a “best of” trunk show with Anne Barge   November 15th – 23rd. Anne […]

Dec 5-7: Modern Trousseau Bridal & Mothers Trunk Show

5 years ago

Click here for a look at the full 2014 bridal collection. Below are a few of our faves! Bring your […]

What We’re Loving: Amsale’s Collection

5 years ago

With our Amsale Bridal Trunk Show rapidly approaching (November 7th-9th), we thought we would share our jovial anticipation with you […]

The White Dress in color Hashtag Contest #thewhitedressincolor

5 years ago

We want to see YOU, our reader, enjoying The White Dress: In Color! Instagram a picture of you and the […]

Dec 12-14: Hayley Paige Trunk Show

5 years ago

“Fresh, lively, and confident, Hayley Paige embraces sweet femininity with a touch of edginess in her 2013 collection. Alluring contrasts […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  We’re finishing off our month of “thinking pink” with this sweet image from a photo shoot which was recently […]

Musings of a Stylist: Pretty In Pink

5 years ago

  “What could be more romantic than blush gowns, lush floral arrangements of garden roses and peonies set against a […]

Nov 14: Baubles, Veils and Cocktails Event Featuring Aquinnah Jewelry {10% off All Accessories}

5 years ago

It’s no secret that we love to accessories our brides! Whether your wedding is far off or quickly approaching you […]

What We’re Loving: Anne Barge ‘617’ Gown Styled Three Ways

5 years ago

  There is no question that we love  beautiful gowns, baubles, and all things bridal, but our true passion at […]

As Seen In: Southern New England Weddings Magazine

5 years ago

We are thrilled to have styled a six page editorial spread in the latest issue of Southern New England Weddings […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

We’re continuing our “think pink” October ‘Picture of the Week’ series with this stunning image from a shoot that will […]

As Seen On: Beth Chapman, owner of the White Dress by the shore, talks Fall 2014 bridal trends on MassAppeal

5 years ago

On Monday, The White Dress by the shore owner, Beth Chapman appeared live on News 22’s MassAppeal speaking about the latest trends straight […]

November 14-16: Amsale Bridesmaid Trunk Show

5 years ago

We are ramping up for our Amsale Bridesmaid Trunk Show which begins Thursday, November 14th through Saturday the 16th. In anticipation, we would […]

Feature Friday: Kim & Andrew’s Nautical New England Wedding

5 years ago

We are the first to admit that we have a soft spot for a classic New England wedding, so when […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  We’re continuing our “think pink” October Picture of the Week series with this stunner shot by Robert Norman Photography. […]

Fall 2014 Bridal Market Trends

5 years ago

We spent the weekend in New York City sitting through runway shows and visiting the showrooms of our designers for […]

Modern Trousseau Fall 2014 Collection

5 years ago

We are hot of the heels of bridal market (stay tuned for our recap of all the latest trends later […]

Introducing: The White Dress in color

5 years ago

    We are head-over-heels excited to introduce ‘The White Dress in Color‘, a book of wedding inspirations co-authored by […]

Mother of the Bride and Groom Sample Sale

5 years ago

Whether you are a last minute shopper, or just looking for a great deal on your mother of the occssion […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  This Week’s ‘Picture of the Week’ is certainly a “throw back thrusday”- an oldie, but such a goodie. This image was […]

November 8-9: Amsale Bridal Trunk Show

5 years ago

If you would describe your style as ‘classic’, ‘chic’ or ‘modern’, then don’t miss this spectacular trunk show featuring the […]

October 17-19: Modern Trousseau Runway Reveal Trunk Show

5 years ago

Are you a newly engaged 2014 bride-to-be?  If you want to try on fresh-off-the-runway gown styles before they appear anywhere […]

Pretty Post: Whitney and Matthew’s Sophisticated Fete

5 years ago

Whitney and Matthew’s August 10th Wedding at Pine Orchard Yatch & Country Club embodies pure elegance. From the grand bouquets and […]

What We’re Loving: Monogrammed Bridesmaid Gifts at The White Dress by the shore

5 years ago

It’s true. We are obsessed with monogrammed bridesmaid gifts at The White Dress by the shore.  Not only are they the perfect […]

October 8-29: Jenny Yoo ‘Something Blue’ October Promotion

5 years ago

  Ring us for details 860.669.4596!   xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

This week’s ‘Picture of the Week‘ sheds light on so many things we have to celebrate! First, this image was […]

What We’re Loving: New Bridesmaid Dress Arrivals

5 years ago

We love Autumn for so many reasons- apple picking, changing over our closets, and the foliage to name a few. […]

Featured Designer: Hayley Paige

5 years ago

It is our pleasure to introduce to you our latest designer- Hayley Paige! We will receiving our stock gowns in […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

Starting today and running through the month of October, our ‘Picture of the Week’ celebrates ‘a hope for a cure’ […]

September 17-28: The “Get Shopping” Sale

5 years ago

Click here to view our Collections Page, which offers a sampling of gowns from each of our fabulous designers.  For […]

Feature Friday: Amanda and Matt’s Fairground Fete

5 years ago

Keep your eyes peeled when scrolling through the images below…each and every detail from this wedding make us swoon! From […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

Happy Thursday! Celebrate the fall weather with the image above shot at the classic New England setting of Tyrone Farm! […]

Melissa’s White Carpet Appointment photographed by Alison Lassiter

5 years ago

Each White Carpet bride is different- although Melissa already found her gown at a prior appointment with us, she booked […]

As Seen In: Southern New England Wedding’s ‘Destination’ Magazine

5 years ago

Our beautiful bride, Geodan, and husband Rich grace the cover of the latest issue of Southern New England Weddings wearing […]

Au Revoir, We’re Heading to Paris!

5 years ago

This image was captured four years ago when store owner and fashion stylist, Beth Chapman, traveled to Paris to partake […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  This Picture of the Week is truly a #throwbackthursday as it hails from the first shoot owner, Beth Chapman, […]

Pretty Post: Ashley and Chris’ Fairytale Branford House Wedding

5 years ago

After looking, we know you won’t blame us for posting enough pictures of this wedding to fill up a few […]

The Inside Scoop: New Fall Arrivals

5 years ago

It’s been the equivalent of Christmas in the boutique lately with new arrivals being delivered nearly everyday! We are excited to share […]

September 10-30: Coren Moore Bridesmaids Promotion

5 years ago

  September must be the month of the bridesmaid, with our Amsale Bridesmaid trunk show, a chiffon promotion from Jenny […]

October 12-14: Headed to Fall 2014 NYC Bridal Market

5 years ago

  It’s nearly that time of year again when we head off to NYC for Fall 2014 Bridal Market! Choosing […]

Feature Friday: Tobey and Christin’s Bright & Sunny Ocean House Wedding

5 years ago

    Our hearts instantly melted when we met Tobey- she is sweet, fun and has a great sense of […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  This image makes us want to grab a pair of stylish shades, put on our finest saddle shoes and […]

September 5-26: Jenny Yoo Bridesmaid Chiffon Promotion

5 years ago

Click here to take a look at the Crinkle Chiffon collection, and here for a peek at the Luxe Chiffon […]

September 12: Baubles, Veils and Cocktails Event Featuring Two Pour Guys

5 years ago

    xoxo, TWD

October 17-19: Modern Trousseau Runway Reveal Trunk Show

5 years ago

Connecticut based designer, Modern Trousseau is a designer unlike any other.  Being the exclusive Connecticut retailer of the collection enables […]

Brides Wear White After Labor Day!

5 years ago

Labor Day may have come and gone, but this year you’re the bride, which means you won’t stop wearing white […]

October 10th: “Think Pink” Baubles, Veils & Cocktails

5 years ago

Are you looking for the perfect rose-gold or blush-hued accessories to compliment your gown? Whether you’re searching for the perfect […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

Labor Day may be our last celebration of summer in the New England but our ‘Picture of the Week’ is […]

Danielle’s White Carpet Appointment Photographed by Jamie Collins

5 years ago

It’s no secret that we love our White Carpet brides- taking the bridal shopping experience to the next level is […]

As Seen On: WWLP’s MassAppeal, Back to School Trends

5 years ago

The White Dress by the shore owner, Beth Chapman, took a break from styling brides earlier this week to lend […]

September 12-14: Amsale Bridesmaid Trunk Show featuring the Little White Dress Collection

5 years ago

      Ring us at 860.669.4596 to make an appointment or for more information!   xoxo, TWD

Couture Bridal Event: Sixpence for your Shoe sets Amsale ‘Waldorf’ at the Wadsworth Mansion

5 years ago

  In celebration of our Couture Bridal Event, which runs through Saturday the 24th, we are teaming up with the best […]

Pretty Post: Kelly & John’s Sweet Summer Nuptials

5 years ago

This month’s ‘Pretty Post’ is nothing short of spectacular- it is just one of those weddings where all of the […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  This ‘Picture of the Week’, shot in Barbados for BrideLife magazine makes us wish summer would never end!  Ivy […]

Couture Bridal Event: Stacie Shea Events Pairs Legends by Romona Keveza and Lord Thompson Mannor

5 years ago

  In celebration of our Couture Bridal Event, which runs through Saturday the 24th, we are teaming up with the best […]

Amsale Bridesmaids: Keep Calm Rush Option

5 years ago

Keep calm and wedding-plan on, Brides! We have a fantastic rush option from Amsale Bridesmaids that allows you to order […]

What We’re Loving: Haute Bride colorful Swarovski crystal bridal and maids jewelry

5 years ago

We are always on the hunt for beautiful pieces to accessorize our brides, mothers and maids and love California-based jewelry […]

Couture Bridal Event: True Event and The White Dress by the shore Featured on Style Me Pretty setting Amsale’s ‘Chelsea’ Gown at Ocean House

5 years ago

    In celebration of our Couture Bridal Event, which runs through Saturday the 24th, we are teaming up with the […]

September 12: Baubles, Veils & Cocktails, A New Way to Shop for Accessories

5 years ago

image credit: Photography Justin & Mary, styling Beth Chapman | The White Dress by the shore Here at TWD we […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

Today’s ‘Picture of the Week’ is from a recent shoot in upstate New York. We love this picture as it […]

We’ll Be Closed Saturday August 31st For Labor Day

5 years ago

Ring us at 860.669.4596 for questions or to book an appointment!   xoxo, TWD

Couture Bridal Event: A Polished Plan pairs Chaviano Couture’s Hand Painted Gown at Eolia Mansion

5 years ago

In celebration of our Couture Bridal Event, which begins today, we are teaming up with the best Connecticut event planners in a […]

Couture Bridal Event: Lovely Day Pairs Amsale’s ‘Hampton’ Gown with The Loading Dock in Stamford, CT

5 years ago

In celebration of our Couture Bridal Event, which begins today, we are teaming up with the best Connecticut event planners in a […]

Couture Bridal Event: Jubilee Events Pairs Two Very Different Gowns with Two Coastal Venues

5 years ago

In celebration of our Couture Bridal Event, which begins today, we are teaming up with the best Connecticut event planners in a […]

Double the Savings: CT Tax Free Week combines with Jenny Yoo August Promotion for Incredible Savings

5 years ago

This August, Jenny Yoo announced a stellar month-long promotion– 10% off their entire collection, making it a great time to […]

Monday, August 19th: Jennie Fresa Blow Dry & Styling Room Grand Opening Soiree

5 years ago

  Join us to celebrate the launch of our next door neighbors  Jennie Fresa’s Blow dry and Styling Room. This is […]

Couture Bridal Event: Earth2Events pairs Modern Trousseau ‘Quinn’ with Rustic Venue, White Gate Farms

5 years ago

In celebration of our Couture Bridal Event, which begins tomorrow, we will be teaming up with the best Connecticut event planners […]

August 13-24: Couture Bridal Event

5 years ago

  If you a bride looking for an impeccably designed and beautifully constructed gown, be sure to join us during our Couture […]

Feature Friday: Rachel & Danny’s Seaside Nuptials

5 years ago

Today we reveal to you a very special Feature Friday- the wedding of our very own store manager, Rachel and […]

August 10-27: Jenny Yoo Bridal & Maids Promotion

5 years ago

  This month’s Jenny Yoo promotion is too good to pass up! That’s right- 10% off any bridal OR maids […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

This stunning Picture of the Week features a Romona Keveza Legends gown in celebration of our first ever trunk show with this […]

Featured Designer: Introducing Chaviano Couture

5 years ago

We are so excited and proud to announce that we will be carrying an amazing new designer, Chaviano Couture! Everything about this collection is […]

Feature Friday: Kara and Erik’s Mile High Wedding by David Lynn Photography

5 years ago

There is something so refreshing about Kara and Erik’s destination mountain fete at Devil’s Thumb Ranch in Tabernash, Colorado. To see Kara […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  Today is our day to display our ‘Picture of the week’, but we suppose they also call it ‘Throwback Thursday’ for […]

Introducing: Coren Moore’s Updated Bridesmaid Collection

5 years ago

Connecticut based designer, Coren Moore, is updating her collection effective August 1st. Take a peek below to see her updated […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  It may be a little dreary today at our boutique by the shore, but it’s still summer, so we […]

What We’re Loving: A Special Offer From Katie Fischer Design

5 years ago

We love Katie Fischer for her unique sensibility and creative style, which is why we were so glad to receive […]

Featured Designer: Legends by Romona Keveza

5 years ago

We were thrilled to announce our Romona Keveza Legends Collection Launch Trunk Show earlier this month! We cannot wait for […]

Introducing: Reinvent the Veil

5 years ago

You may have heard of our fantastic service, Reinvent The Dress, where one of our expert seamstresses takes a vintage […]

Feature Friday: Kristin & Alex Tie the Knot with Polka Dots

5 years ago

  It has been almost 6 weeks since we lost our friend and colleague, Eric Langlois of Raw Photo Design.  […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

    This Thursday’s Picture of the Week comes from a shoot we styled for Connecticut Bride Magazine’s Fall/Winter 2011 […]

Rachel’s White Carpet Appointment with Take Aim Photography

5 years ago

We love our White Carpet brides and Rachel was no exception. Her and her sweet family & friends enjoyed a […]

Pretty Post: Allison & Max’s New England Summer Wedding

5 years ago

  Allison and Max were wed last year at the Wee Burn Beach Club in Darien, CT.  We are absolutely […]

Rehearsal Dinner and Mother of the Occasion Dresses for Immediate Sale

5 years ago

Normally, our designers work on a ‘to order’ basis, which means all dresses take a few months to arrive after […]

August 20-24: Tax Free Week at The White Dress by the shore

5 years ago

August 18th through the 24th is Connecticut’s tax free week which means clothing and shoes under $300 per item are […]

How Engagement Ring Style Determines Gown Choice…

5 years ago

You have a style that is all your own. It’s how you convey to others who you are. And because […]

Ask Beth: Mass Appeal Segment- Proper attire for a summer wedding

5 years ago

Owner, Beth Chapman had the privilege of visiting WWLP Channel 22 in Springfield, MA on Tuesday to discuss proper attire […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  All of this sweltering summer weather is reminding of our shoot on the beaches and in the jungles of […]

July 5-26: Something Blue Jenny Yoo Bridesmaid Promotion

5 years ago

  Who doesn’t love a “something blue” wedding party, or just a something blue “party dress”?! Ring us at 860.669.4596 […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  Happy Independence Day! We thought we’d celebrate with a little red, WHITE and blue! Today we will take the […]

Wedding We Love: Classic Shoreline Nuptials

5 years ago

  Months ago, in the dead of winter, we were awestruck with the darling details from this Madison, CT wedding […]

July 1-31: Summer Accessory Promotion

5 years ago

Just as with any outfit, your bridal look isn’t complete until you put your personal touch on it- we believe this can […]

Congratulations to Holly & Adam

5 years ago

Here’s to wishing our stylist, Holly and her soon to be husband Adam all the well-wishes we can muster on […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  This week’s ‘Picture of the Week’ features a beautiful piece by Aquinnah Jewelry in honor of our one-night-only Aquinnah Trunk Show […]

July 27th: {BLOWOUT} Sample Sale

5 years ago

    At this one day Sample Sale on Saturday July 27th receive 50-75% off couture bridal gowns, accessories and […]

Badgley Mischka Shoe Sale

5 years ago

In celebration of the last week of our I Love Shoes Promotion, we are selling our Badgley Mischka Shoe Inventory […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  We think this ‘Picture of the Week’ is just captivating. Who would want to be served those Badgley Mischka […]

Amsale Sample Sale

5 years ago

      We’ve recently reduced the prices of some of our most pristine Amsale samples! Take a peek below and then […]

Pretty Post: Owner, Beth Chapman’s Seaside Vow Renewal

5 years ago

Pretty Posts’ aim to give you a monthly dose of inspiration from one of our beautiful real weddings and this […]

June 20 -22: Haute Bride Accessories Trunk Show

5 years ago

Our Haute Bride Accessories Trunk Show is only a week away from Thursday, June 20th to 22nd! To prepare you […]

Introducing: Romona Keveza Legends, A Return to Elegance…

5 years ago

  It is our pleasure to introduce to you our newest designer at The White Dress by the shore, Romona […]

June 27: Aquinnah Jewelry Trunk Show

5 years ago

  Join us Thursday, June 27th from 5-8pm for an Aquinnah Jewelry Trunk Show featuring the custom creations of local […]

#findericlanglois

5 years ago

Today marks 6 days since our friend, Eric Langlois went missing at Lover Leap State Park in New Milford, CT.  […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

One this rainy day, we wanted to choose a ‘Picture of the Week’ sure to bring you a little sunshine, […]

Featured Wedding: Marci + Paul at Chamard Vineyard

5 years ago

It is our pleasure to introduce you to our new blog series called ‘Featured Wedding’, which holds a spot light […]

June 14th Baubles, Veils & Cocktails: 10% Off Belts and Sashes

5 years ago

    This month, our Baubles Veils & Cocktails event on Thursday, June 14th from 6-8 PM, is focused on […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  This week we are pleased to feature this image because it just makes us smile! A short, fun dress, […]

June 1-26: Jenny Yoo Neutral Shade Maids Promotion

5 years ago

  Jenny Yoo is offering a great promotion this month- save $20 each on ‘shades of neutral’ maids dresses! Book […]

June 1-30: I LOVE Shoes Promotion

5 years ago

  Shoes are such a key element in your wedding day ensemble and we couldn’t be more obsessed with bridal […]

Ask the Experts: Hartley & Hill Design, a new concept in wedding planning

5 years ago

      As part of our ‘Ask the Experts’ blog series, we asked our dear friends at Harley & […]

Happy Wedding Rachel and Danny!

5 years ago

We’d like the send the warmest well wishes to our amazing Store Manager, Rachel and her fiance, Danny on their […]

Picture of the Week

5 years ago

  We are thrilled to present to you our Picture of the Week featuring one of our favorites- the rose […]

Chromatic Gallerie Colorful Wedding Shoes

5 years ago

We’re bringing in a guest designer for our month-long shoe event! Chromatic Gallerie is a unique company that offers an […]

June 15th: POP UP SALE, SATURDAY ONLY

5 years ago

    xoxo, TWD

June 20th-22nd: Haute Bride Accessories Trunk Show

5 years ago

Ring us to book your appointment soon, you don’t want to miss all the glittering goodness! 860.669.4596 xoxo, TWD  

1920’s Inspired Photo Shoot at The Society Room

5 years ago

       We can’t get enough of the era of flapper dresses, dashing suits, dramatic makeup and pin curls. […]

Modern Trousseau Sample Sale!

5 years ago

Brides! We are hosting a FLASH sale and have added the following Modern Trouseeau dresses to our samples!  Take a […]

Pretty Post

5 years ago

  This week’s ‘picture of the week’ has got us counting the hours til the holiday weekend! Shot in the […]

Pretty Post: Christina & Aaron’s Colorful Wedding featured in Brides Magazine

5 years ago

  This wedding, simply put is a ‘feel good’ affair! While sorting through these images we couldn’t find one that […]

Tag Sale at Jubilee Events

5 years ago

 Looking for amazing goodies for your wedding? Don’t miss in WHITE member, Jubilee Event’s, first annual tag sale!  We will […]

Happy Memorial Day & Holiday Hours

5 years ago

  We hope you have a relaxing kick off to summer!   By the way, if you love this image as […]

Ask Beth: What should I put in my wedding day clutch?

5 years ago

Question: “I firmly believe a girl can’t ever be too prepared, which is why I ALWAYS keep my gigantic purse with everything […]

Ask Beth: Ball Gown or Fit to Flare?| Convertible Wedding Dress

6 years ago

As an extension of our “Ask the Experts” blog series, we have created a new blog category called “Ask Beth”.   The White […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

On the heels of our Ivy & Aster trunk show last week we just had to show this gown a […]

June 6-8: Modern Trousseau Trunk Show

6 years ago

  Join us for the first Modern Trousseau trunk show after their Spring 2014 collection launch from Thursday June 6th […]

May 16-June 1: Spring Accessories Event

6 years ago

Summer and Fall brides! Now is the time to put the finishing touches on your wedding day look. Book an […]

The Great Gatsby Wedding Photoshoot featured on Style me Pretty

6 years ago

We can hardly contain ourselves for tonight’s movie premiere! But while we’re waiting to shut down shop and run out […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

In honor of the movie premiere tomorrow and our Ivy & Aster trunk show beginning today we are posting an image from […]

Bridal Undergarments: “The perfect fit starts with the perfect foundation”

6 years ago

It’s nearly mid May, and at The White Dress by the shore that means we are beginning to enter the height of our […]

May 7-27: Jenny Yoo Promotions for Brides and Maids

6 years ago

  xoxo, TWD  

Mother of the Bride and Groom Sample Sale

6 years ago

We’ve added a slew of gorgeous new Mother of the bride and groom gowns to our sample sale! Whether you’re a mother […]

May 7-11: Mother’s Day Sale

6 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Fall 2013 Bridal Market Bridesmaids Trends Recap

6 years ago

After posting our Spring 2014 Bridal Market Trends we have to share with you the trends we saw for maids […]

May 9: {Baubles, Veils & Cocktails}

6 years ago

Image credits: Photographer: Raw Photo Design Shoot Design: Jubilee Events Venue: The Study at Yale Makeup: Jennie Fresa Makeup & Skincare Hair: W Salon Fashion […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

This week’s Mad Men inspired picture of the week is in honor of next Thursday’s Baubles, Veils and Cocktails Event!  […]

Spring 2014 Bridal Market Recap

6 years ago

We just returned from Spring 2014 Bridal Market in New York and what a fun and exhilarating time it was!  […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

We are so giddy about this week’s picture of the week, we can hardly contain ourselves!  This image is from […]

May 9-11: Ivy & Aster Bridal and Maids Trunk Show

6 years ago

After viewing Ivy & Aster’s latest collection at bridal market this past Sunday, we are more excited then ever to […]

Ask the Experts: Coral Pheasant Stationery + Design

6 years ago

Coral Pheasant is a purveyor of unique custom paper goods and stationery for weddings, milestone celebrations and beyond. Designer Nichole […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

Isn’t this image unspeakably gorgeous? It was taken last year in Barbados for a shoot for BrideLife Magazine and it […]

Love, Your Style: Dock Side Soiree

6 years ago

      We are happy to post our third edition of a new blog series, called “Love, Your Style”!  […]

Save the Date: Sample Sale May 3rd – 5th

6 years ago

Save the date for our upcoming Sample Sale Friday, May 3rd -May 5th. We are by appointment, so give us a […]

Frequently Asked Questions: Veils

6 years ago

We could spend this whole blog post diving into the different lengths, widths, shapes and trims of veils but to […]

April 11: Baubles, Veils and Cocktails VEIL Event

6 years ago

  *Photo credit: Carla Ten Eyck, Styling: Beth Chapman, Beauty: Dd Nickel, Hair: Jennie Kay This month we wanted to […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

Today kicks off our Maria Elena Trunk Show featuring some incredible jewels that are sure to make your wedding day […]

Modern Trousseau Spring 2014 Gown Sketches

6 years ago

As if we weren’t already excited enough for our April 11th-13th Runway Preview Trunk Show with Modern Trousseau, designer, Callie […]

April 1-26: Jenny Yoo 7+ Spring Promotion

6 years ago

Check out Jenny Yoo’s incredible collection of maids dresses here.   xoxo, TWD  

We’re Headed to Spring 2014 Bridal Market!

6 years ago

  Its nearly that time of year again where we head off to NYC for the Spring 2014 bridal market, […]

Pretty Post: Sailor in the Snow, A Peek into Caitlin and Matt’s Romantic Nuptials

6 years ago

   A few of our favorite things?! A groom in uniform and a gorgeous bride in a lace dress, not […]

New Arrivals: Ivy & Aster Bridal and Maids

6 years ago

  Check out our new arrivals from Ivy & Aster in these soft, nude and golden hues. We love the […]

Picture of Week

6 years ago

Happy Spring! For this weeks’ ‘Picture of the Week’ we choose to feature a photo from our upcoming yet-to-be-seen ‘Musings […]

Badgley and Mischka Say ‘I do’!

6 years ago

    After 28 years together in work and in love the names behind the famed brand Badgley Mischka, Mark Badgley […]

What We’re Loving: Bridal Cover Ups and Boleros

6 years ago

    Of course strapless is always in style but we are seeing a shift and it’s now en vogue […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

  Who isn’t dreaming of green trees, bare sleeves and flowers in their hair right now? After all this snow […]

April 11-13: Modern Trousseau ‘Runway Preview’ Trunk Show

6 years ago

  As you read this post, the design team at Connecticut based Modern Trousseau is hard at work putting the […]

As Seen In: Bliss Celebrations

6 years ago

We are honored that the launch party for in White, a luxury wedding collective that we are a part of, is […]

New Spring Arrivals

6 years ago

Spring is one of our favorite seasons- the sun is out, the birds are singing, the flowers are beginning to bloom and […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

For  our ‘Picture of the Week’ we choose to bring a little rainy day magic your way! We can’t get […]

April 4-6: Maria Elena Accessories Trunk Show

6 years ago

Of course your gown selection helps set the tone for so many things in your wedding, but did you ever […]

Love, Your Style: Autumn Estate Wedding

6 years ago

      We are happy to post our second edition of a new blog series, called “Love, Your Style”!  […]

Sample Sale Sashes and Belts

6 years ago

      Give us a ring at the boutique with any additional inquiries- 860.669.4596   xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

    This week’s Picture of the Week features our current favorite color combination- marigold and violet (plus a little […]

The Scoop on Jenny Yoo Social

6 years ago

    Jenny Yoo has introduced a new collection called “Social”.  These adorable dresses are perfect for the aisle or […]

March 29th: Its a ‘Good Friday’ {and Saturday} to buy your gown!

6 years ago

  Great news!  Due to an overwhelming response, we have just extended this promotion through Saturday, March 30th, as well.  […]

Ask Beth: Mother of the bride dress selection

6 years ago

  As an extension of our “Ask the Experts” blog series, we have created a new blog category called “Ask Beth”.   The […]

Beneath the Gown- New Location!

6 years ago

We are pleased to announce that our dear friend, Josie has had such success with her foundation business, Beneath the […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

 In honor of this weekend’s Modern Trousseau trunk show, this week’s picture of the week is from a photo shoot […]

New Arrivals: Mother of the Occasion Dresses

6 years ago

At The White Dress by the shore, we carry a variety of fabulous designers that cater to mothers of the […]

March 7 – 9 : It’s Mother’s Day in March

6 years ago

  Grab your Mom and join us for a special event featuring all of our mother of the occasion designers-  […]

Pretty Post: Winter’s Kiss and Wedded Bliss

6 years ago

There’s not much we love more than classic New England nuptials by the shore- and Lorin and Skip’s wedding is […]

Modern Trousseau- Connecticut based couture for brides and moms

6 years ago

The French word, “couture” has become synonymous with luxury, particularly in the wedding industry.  The real meaning of couture is, […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

In honor of our Rivini Trunk Show that begins today we are featuring this image from a recent shoot inspired by […]

Feb 28-March 3: Modern Trousseau Trunk Show

6 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

What We’re Loving: Velvet Details

6 years ago

Maybe it’s all of this chilly weather that has got us thinking of lush, lavish fabrics but we can’t stop obsessing over […]

March 21-23: Jenny Yoo Trunk Show

6 years ago

Here is just a preview of what we have in store for you during our launch of the Spring/Summer 2013 […]

Rivini Bridal Trunk Show

6 years ago

In case you haven’t noticed, we are giddy about our Rivini Bridal Trunk Show that runs Thursday February 21st – […]

Picture of Week

6 years ago

This Valentines Day, for our picture of the week , we chose an image from our archives that we felt represented the spirit […]

Love Your Style: Relaxed Beach Wedding

6 years ago

It is no secret that we love fashion and accessories!  We are thrilled to introduce a new blog series, called “Love, […]

March 14: Baubles, Veils and Cocktails

6 years ago

  We love the look of  layered bridal jewelry with a gown- it can add great style and detail that […]

Amsale Bridal Collection Fall 2013

6 years ago

 We know you haven’t forgotten about our Amsale Bridal Trunk Show which begins this Thursday.  But, just to jog your memory, […]

Picture of the week: Celebrating 9 years!

6 years ago

Monday was our 9th anniversary!  To celebrate, we are providing our brides with a special offer! We are offering 9% off […]

Behind the Scenes: Black & White Well Wed Video

6 years ago

Check out this short video by Vintage Cinema featuring all of the vendors who participated in this dynamic shoot speaking to […]

Treat your Bridesmaids to Two Events

6 years ago

      ‘Tis the season of the bridesmaid!  This month is chock full of events and offers! March 14th […]

As Seen In: Well Wed, Black & White Editorial Shoot

6 years ago

 Who dosen’t love classic black and white?!  Last Spring, I was inspired to style a black and white shoot that showed […]

Ask Beth: Recreating the Look

6 years ago

As an extension of our “Ask the Experts” blog series, we have created a new blog category called “Ask Beth”.   […]

Celebrating our 9th Anniversary: Nine things We’re Loving

6 years ago

 Today we are celebrating our 9th birthday!   It is so hard to believe that it has been 9 years already. […]

Amsale Bridesmaid Collection

6 years ago

  We are thrilled to introduce Amsale’s chiffon bridesmaid dress collection to the boutique. To celebrate the launch, we are […]

Blush Pink Shoot

6 years ago

We are in LOVE with this shoot and are beyond thrilled to share it!  Photographer, Carla Ten Eyck, captured these […]

Pretty Post: Lexi & Kevin’s Vineyard Wedding with Delicious Details by Robert Norman

6 years ago

We can’t get enough of our bride Lexi’s wedding and with her dream team of vendors- how could she go […]

Celebrate Valentine’s Day With The White Dress

6 years ago

After reading through this post we are sure you won’t want to spend Valentine’s Day with anyone else other than […]

February 1-28: InWhite February Promotion

6 years ago

Find out more about inWhite here. xoxo, TWD  

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

This week’s Picture of the Week features frocks from our Little White Dress Collection in honor of our upcoming ‘Graduation […]

Winter Wedding Photoshoot in Vermont with Carla Ten Eyck

6 years ago

Owner, Beth Chapman spent the weekend styling a photo shoot in Vermont with some of the brightest talents in the […]

Its a great time to be a Bridesmaid…

6 years ago

Calling all Maids! With all of the bridesmaid related events we are hosting this month, it’s a great time to […]

Feburary 1-28: Amsale Bridesmaids Launch Promotion

6 years ago

xoxo, TWD  

February 10th: White Graduation Dresses

6 years ago

It maybe be cold outside, but now is the time to start thinking about your graduation dress!  You are invited […]

Feb 21-23: Rivini Trunk Show

6 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Coren Moore Fall 2013 Collection

6 years ago

If you weren’t already thinking about making an appointment for our Coren Moore Bridal & Maids Trunk Show running next […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

This week’s ‘Picture of the Week’ features Coren Moore Bridal and Maid Dresses in honor of our upcoming Coren Moore […]

February 14-16: Amsale Bridal Trunk Show

6 years ago

Amsale gowns are the quintessential dress for the classic New England bride. The designer describes her collection as “forever modern” […]

Jan 31-Feb 2: Coren Moore Bridal & Maids Trunk Show

6 years ago

xoxo, TWD  

Accepting appointments for Sunday, January 27th

6 years ago

Due to a large demand for appointments for next weekend, we have decided to be opened on Sunday, January 27th from […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

  The Mayflower Inn is such an incredible gem! Nestled in the hills of Washington, Connecticut it boasts a lovely […]

Earth 2 Events and Dinners at the Farm

6 years ago

We are thrilled to announce an exciting collaboration!  Our dear friend, the uber talented, Josh Chalmers of Earth 2 Events […]

Give the gift of Luxury- White Carpet Appointment

6 years ago

Do you know a soon-to-be-bride who was recently engaged over the Holidays? Not sure what to get her? Why not […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

What sweet faces all dressed in yellow searsucker and monogramed sashes by Coren Moore.  We adored styling this shoot with […]

Jan 9: Baubles, Veils & Cocktails- Bling in the New Year!

6 years ago

  We would love to see you at the boutique for an hour long appointment on Thursday to celebrate the […]

As Seen In: Inside Weddings with Carla Ten Eyck

6 years ago

We are thrilled to have the wedding of our dear friend and client, Mandi and her husband Dan featured in […]

Pretty Post: Mandi & Dan

6 years ago

Mandi and Dan’s  nuptials were very special to us here at The White Dress by the shore, as they have […]

January 8 & 9: Limited appointments during Inventory Days!

6 years ago

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

We hope the New Year is off to a sparkling start! Check out the rest of this glittery shoot here […]

Bridal Trends for 2013

6 years ago

This is such an exciting time to be a bride.  The beauty of this generation of brides is that it […]

Jan 22-24: Sample Sale

6 years ago

Link to our Sample Sale page here– additional styles will be added for the sale.  No bridal gowns will be […]

Wishing you a Glittery New Year!

6 years ago

Glittery Shoot Credits~ Photography- Justin & Mary Styling- Beth Chapman | The White Dress by the shore Make up – […]

Picture of the week

6 years ago

  Engaged over the holidays?!  We cannot wait to work with you!  Ring us at 860.669.4596 to schedule your personalized […]

New Arrival: Donna Morgan Bridesmaid Collection

6 years ago

  A selection of our Donna Morgan bridesmaid dresses have arrived and we can’t contain our excitement, especially because we […]

What We’re Loving: Dramatic Backs & Necklines

6 years ago

We can’t get enough of the incredible and daring backs & necklines from the Fall 2013 New York Bridal Market! The […]

Engage 12: The Breakers Video Recap Day 1 & 2

6 years ago

If you had a blast watching the video culmination of the Engage 2012 Summit by Cloud Nine Creative yesterday in […]

Recap: Engage 2012 The Breakers

6 years ago

I was fortunate enought to spend last week at the historic Breakers Hotel in West Palm Beach, Florida for the […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

The White Dress wishes you good tidings as you gather ’round the table with family and friends this holiday season. […]

January 10-12: Haute Bride AccessoriesTrunk Show

6 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Currently Coveting: All that Glitters

6 years ago

In the midst of our Holiday Glitz Event we wanted to highlight some pieces we are currently coveting ourselves. Check […]

Holiday Hours

6 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

Photographer: Raw Photo Design Shoot Design: Jubilee Events Venue: The Study at Yale Fashion Stylist: Beth Chapman| The White Dress by The Shore Flowers: Datura, […]

Musings of a Stylist: Stately Elegance

6 years ago

I was provided the opportunity to style the editorial spread for The Connecticut Bride’s Fall/Winter 2011 issue.  My vision was […]

December 13: Baubles, Veils and Cocktails featuring Aquinnah Jewelry

6 years ago

Join us Thursday, December 13th from 5-8PM  for our December ‘Baubles, Veils and Cocktails‘ event. Book an hour long appointment […]

Jenny Yoo December Promotion

6 years ago

Summer Bridesmaids- this promotion is for you! We love a good neutral wedding party, in fact, we’re a little obsessed […]

Picture of Week

6 years ago

This week’s picture of the week is in honor of our latest Musings of  a Sylist page on our website.  […]

New Arrivals: Fall 2013 Modern Trousseau Gowns

6 years ago

We have all been eagerly awaiting our Modern Trousseau Trunk Show this weekend- it is your first chance to see […]

The Inside Scoop: In-House Styled Images

6 years ago

There is so much beauty in bridal you may often feel overwhelmed while flipping through the latest issue of your […]

Introducing: The Encore Collection

6 years ago

Looking for the perfect rehearsal dinner, reception or informal wedding dress? Look no further! The White Dress by the shore […]

Pretty Post: Jillian and Tim’s Eclectic Fete

6 years ago

My, oh my! Your eyes do not deceive you- this wedding is actually that gorgeous! The soft serenity that surrounds Jillian and […]

December 11-22: Holiday Glitz Event

6 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

The Holidays are upon us!  We can just feel the love in the air! Credits~ Photography- Carla Ten Eyck Beauty- […]

December 6-9: Modern Trousseau Trunk Show

6 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Chic by the Shore: Kathryn’s Bridesmaid Soiree

6 years ago

Our incredible bride, Kathryn made a day of bridesmaid shopping with our newest service, a Bridesmaid Soiree , a few […]

November 29 5-8: Get pretty for our Maria Elena Trunk Show

6 years ago

We are kicking off our Maria Elena Accessories Trunk  Show  that runs through December 1st with a beauty bang!  Thursday, November […]

November 23: ‘White’ Friday

6 years ago

We are booking up quickly for this day-after-thanksgiving sale! Give us a ring to secure a coveted spot, 860.669.4596 xoxo, […]

November 24: Small Business Saturday

6 years ago

As a small business, we believe it is very important to “love your local”, and now American Express is making […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

  This week’s picture of the week is an homage to the upcoming Thanksgiving Holiday.  We have so much to […]

Nov 29-Dec 1: Maria Elena Trunk Show

6 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

Now that we have weathered the storm we are all dreaming of a little getaway, but if you can’t hop […]

Introducing: Ivy & Aster To Dye For- dyeable wedding dresses!

6 years ago

Ivy & Aster has introduced a iine of dyeable wedding dresses!  Ivy and Aster is a collection that is always […]

Donna Morgan Bridesmaids

6 years ago

We can’t get enough of our new bridesmaid line by Donna Morgan! All of her chiffon styles are offered long […]

Pretty Post: Carolyn & Ben’s Mountain Wedding

6 years ago

Phewf! We know we posted a lot of photos from this Mount Washington wedding but we just couldn’t narrow it […]

Ivy & Aster Fall 2013 Collection unveiled!

6 years ago

    Preview the Fall 2013 collection for brides and maids at our trunk show November 8th -10th.  Ring us […]

November 1-10: Here Comes the Sun Sale (extended!)

6 years ago

*image by Carla Ten Eyck, beauty by D.d Nickel, styling by Beth Chapman | The White Dress by the shore, […]

Guest Blogger: Bridesmaids are doing the Polka from Head Over Heels With Melanie

6 years ago

“I couldn’t be more excited about the latest trend to sweep the wedding industry away.  Polka Dots!  This playful pattern […]

November 8-10: Ivy & Aster Trunk Show

6 years ago

Join us as we unveil Ivy & Aster’s Fall 2013 Collection for brides and maids. A 10% discount will be […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

As it is Breast Cancer Awareness month, all  of our pictures of the week are pink!  This week’s image is […]

Bridal Market Trends {Part Two}: Bridesmaid Trends

6 years ago

It’s no secret that a lot has been changing in the world of bridesmaids this past year. We see many […]

November 1-3: Jenny Yoo Trunk Show

6 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

What We’re Loving: Jenny Yoo’s Convertible Polka Dot Bridesmaid Dress

6 years ago

We are loving the newest arrival to chic by the shore, our bridesmaid atelier!  It doesn’t get better than this […]

October 18-27: Lace Event

6 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Bridal Market Trends {Part One}

6 years ago

    We have so much to share with you from October Bridal Market 2012. We previewed the Fall 2013 […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

  Photography: Carla Ten Eyck Photography Beauty: d.d. Nickel Event Design: Jubilee Events Fashion and Styling: Beth Chapman | The White Dress by the […]

Introducing: Donna Morgan Bridesmaids

6 years ago

*from left to right styles include: Morgan in ‘Candlelight’ ($168), Morgan in ‘Peach Fuzz’ ($168), Mary in ‘Blush’ ($168), Hallie […]

Whats New: Ivy & Aster Cashmere Cardigans

6 years ago

With the chilly months approaching we are thinking warmth, and when we think warm, we think cashmere. This knit is […]

Ready for Bridal Market

6 years ago

As a bridal store owner, there are quite a few preparations that take place to get ready for twice yearly […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, all of our profiled Pictures of the Week will be inspired by PINK! PHOTOGRAPHY: Robert […]

Anne Hathaway’s Wedding Gown

6 years ago

*image via refinery29.com We can’t help but be in love with Anne Hathaway’s Valentino wedding gown which she wore last weekend […]

New Arrivals: Ivy and Aster Capelets

6 years ago

Are you looking for that unique  finishing touch for your gown?  Are a veil, headpiece or necklace just not cutting […]

Saschia’s White Carpet Appointment

6 years ago

As you can tell from the images above, Saschia’s  White Carpet appointment on September 22nd was full of friendship, love, laughter […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

You may have seen this beauty on our website, but it is just too pretty not to share.  This image […]

Modern Trousseau Sneak Peek

6 years ago

We just received word that Modern Trousseau designer, Callie Tein, will be bringing some never before seen gowns from her […]

Join Us in Celebrating the Hope for a Cure

6 years ago

This month, The White Dress by the shore will be donating a percentage of our gown sales to the Terri […]

October 1-26: Jenny Yoo Bridal & Maids Promotions

6 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

This week’s Picture of the Week is from our latest ‘Musings of a Stylist’ Rotation- Tyrone Farm. We love fall […]

Fashion Week 2013

6 years ago

Spring and Summer are my favorite seasons, so I always wait with baited breath to view the Spring/Summer collections!  Below […]

Lace Wedding Dresses

6 years ago

Take a look at some of our top lace picks this season! Join us for our annual Lace Event, October 18th-20th […]

Emmy Fashion 2012

6 years ago

We love award season!  For us, it is the like the Superbowl and World Series rolled up into one!  We […]

Musings of a Stylist: Tyrone Farm

6 years ago

This rustic, autumnal photo shoot took place at Tyrone Farm, a stunning location nestled in the hills of Pomfret, Connecticut, […]

Pretty Post: Heather and Patrick, New England Nuptials with Southern Charm

6 years ago

  October’s pretty post features our very special and stunning bride, Heather and her handsome groom Patrick. From the moment […]

October 4-6: Modern Trousseau Trunk Show

6 years ago

*image by Steve Depino Whats better than a gown made right in your back yard? A custom, couture gown made […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

*image by Carla Ten Eyck, dress by Coren Moore, flowers by Hana Floral, accessories by Aquinnah This gorgeous image is […]

What We’re Loving: Different Color Bridesmaid Dresses

6 years ago

*images by Carla Ten Eyck , flowers by Blush Floral Design, wedding planning Jubilee Events Check out these girls in their […]

Sample Sale

6 years ago

October market is fast approaching! We will be having an ongoing Sample Sale to help clear out our inventory and […]

What We’re Loving: Monogrammed Gifts

6 years ago

*all images found on Pinterest Last week we posted our favorite Bridesmaids Gifts and this week we wanted to follow […]

Amsale’s Spring 2013 Collection

6 years ago

 Join us September 20th through 22nd  for this not to be missed-trunk-show for the timeless and elegant bride. Be the […]

What We’re Loving: Peplums

6 years ago

There is nothing hotter in the fashion world this season than peplums. But how do you translate this look into […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

We have selected this Picture of the week, as it reminds us of the anticipation of the leaves and weather beginning […]

The Something Old Jewelry Collection

6 years ago

We are so happy to be carrying a new (or shall we say old) one-of-a- kind line of jewelry from […]

The Blake Lively Wedding Dress

6 years ago

We were thrilled to hear that one of our celebrity faves, Blake Lively got married over the weekend to Ryan […]

September 20-22: Amsale Trunk Show

6 years ago

 

Bridesmaids Dresses: Mix and Match Styles

6 years ago

Mix-and-match bridesmaid dresses are all the rage right now but picking and choosing different shapes, styles, fabrics and colors that […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

This week’s picture of the week comes from a shoot that we did at the historic and charming Bee and […]

September Bridesmaid Promotions

6 years ago

Hot on the heels of our fun and fabulous Chic by the Shore Bridesmaid Open House and announcement of our […]

New Arrivals…Rivini!

6 years ago

We are giddy with excitement about these two new Rivini stunners that we have just added to our bridal collection.  […]

Chic by the Shore Recap: {Bridesmaid Open House}

6 years ago

We had so much fun at our second Bridesmaid Open House last night!  Take a look at these photos that capture our incredible sponsors and […]

We’ll be closed Saturday, September 1st for Labor Day

6 years ago

*image via Serendipity Magazine, April/May 2011 We will be closed Saturday, September 1st to celebrate the last moments of summer, […]

Rivini Trunk Show Collection Preview

6 years ago

Before every trunk show we prep by choosing the latest and greatest gowns that we want sent in for our […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

We just couldn’t choose one image this week so in celebration of this special and exciting week we have TWO […]

What we are loving: Bridesmaid Gift Ideas!

6 years ago

Bridesmaids are an intregal part of your wedding day- they support you, help you into your gown, make sure your lipstick isn’t […]

Musings of a Stylist: {Modern Ocean House}

6 years ago

Our latest Musings of a Stylist  Inspiraiton Page is up on the site. This stylized shoot was part of Collaborate and Create, […]

Bridesmaid Open House: {Soiree Details}

6 years ago

*image by Carla Ten Eyck, beauty by dd Nickel, styling by Beth Chapman, dresses by Coren Moore, jewelry by Aquinnah […]

As Seen In: ‘Secret Garden’ Shoot on 100 Layer Cake

6 years ago

  Check out some images from our ‘Secret Garden’ feature on 100 Layer Cake.  The White Dress by the Shore […]

Introducing: The Bridesmaids Soirée

6 years ago

We are thrilled to introduce our newest service!  For over a year and a half, we have been providing brides with […]

Pretty Post: Eleanor & Matt Classic Country Nuptials

6 years ago

This month’s Pretty Post  features the summer nuptials of our classic and beautiful bride Eleanor and her dashing husband, Matt.  Tyrone Farm […]

Buy your gown in September, win a pair of Badgley Mischka Heels

6 years ago

*image by Shades Shutters Photography Yes, you heard that right! Purchase your gown in September at The White Dress by […]

Guest Blogger: Two Looks for Coren Moore’s Two Toned Bridesmaid Dress from Head over Heels with Melanie

6 years ago

The fabulous Melanie Kluger, a former associate of ours and founder of  Head Over Heels with Melanie, is our guest blogger […]

August 25: Jennie Fresa Makeup and Skincare Boutiquerie Fall Preview Event

6 years ago

    Our fellow inWhite member and next door neighbor, Jennie Fresa Makeup and Skincare Boutiquerie is hosting a Fall […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

This image of the week is from our ‘Garden Romance’ shoot at Venetucci Home in Westbrook, CT. The image was shot […]

Bridesmaid Open House: {Soiree Details}

6 years ago

*image by Carla Ten Eyck, beauty by dd Nickel, styling by Beth Chapman, dresses by Coren Moore, jewelry by Aquinnah […]

Introducing: Silk Gazar from Coren Moore Maids

6 years ago

We didn’t think we could love Coren Moore’s gorgeous maids dresses any more- but then she did something truly wonderful […]

Are you ‘Chic by the Shore’? {Join us for a Bridesmaid Open House}

6 years ago

*photos by shades and shutters photography  Have you met our bridesmaids atelier ‘Chic by the shore’? We carry fabulous maids […]

Tax Free Week at The White Dress by the shore

6 years ago

August 19th through the 25th is Connecticut’s tax free week which means clothing and shoes under $300 per item are […]

Celebrity Wedding: What Jennifer Aniston Will Wear…

6 years ago

image from popgoestheweek.com Last week it was announced that Jennifer Aniston and new beaux Justin Theroux will be tying the […]

Picture of the Week

6 years ago

In light of owner Beth Chapman’s recent book deal with Candice Coppola of Jubilee Events and photographer, Carla Ten Eyck, we […]

Exciting news…Book Deal!

6 years ago

It is with great excitement that I announce that yesterday I signed a contract with Schiffer Publishing to create a […]

September 6-8: Rivini Trunk Show

6 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Picture of the week

6 years ago

Last week we introduced a new feature on our facebook page and here, on our blog- picture of the week.  […]

Angelina Jolie’s wedding dress

6 years ago

There is speculation that today is FINALLY the day that “Brangelina” will tie the knot!  Of course the world is […]

What We’re Loving: ‘Chatham’ Gown by Anne Barge

6 years ago

Photo Credits: Brenda Upton Photography We have a special guest gown in attendance at this weeks’ Couture Bridal Event and […]

August 24 & 25: ‘Bridewalk’ Sample Sale

6 years ago

xoxo, TWD

August 1-28: New and Extended Jenny Yoo Promotions

6 years ago

Double the great news for all of our brides who love Jenny Yoo bridal & maids dresses! We just received word that […]

August 23 & 30: Bridesmaid Open House

6 years ago

*image by Carla Ten Eyck  | featuring Coren Moore dresses, flowers by Hana Floral Design and beauty by d.d. Nickel […]

Pretty Post: Annie & Uri | The Calm Before The Storm

6 years ago

  This unbelievable vineyard wedding was held just hours before the historic Hurricane Irene hit the east coast. The gorgeous couple […]

Couture Bridal Event: { Featured Designers }

6 years ago

Our upcoming Couture Bridal Event running August 7th- 18th features some of our most fantastic silhouettes- take a look at the styles […]

August 7-18: Couture Bridal Event

6 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

Inspiration: Costa Rican Colorful Seaside Wedding Photoshoot

6 years ago

I have had the opportunity to style several shoots in Costa Rica, one of my favorite places in the world! […]

David Fielden’s Italian Runway Show

6 years ago

We love carrying London-based designer David Fielden, his designs are chic, couture and like nothing else! We are thrilled to […]

July 17- August 31: Ivy & Aster ‘Keep Calm and Get Your Discount On’ Promotion

6 years ago

Our Ivy and Aster trunk show this past weekend was a huge success!  Great news!  The 10% discount that we […]

July 17 – 31: Jenny Yoo Bridesmaids and Bridal Promotions

6 years ago

Jenny Yoo is currently offering 3 amazing promotions for brides and maids. View the promos below and ring us at […]

Connecticut Cottages and Gardens Pinterest Feature

6 years ago

A few months back we participated in a Red Cross Red & White Ball with Jubilee Events and Datura: A […]

July 26-28: David Fielden Trunk Show

6 years ago

image by Carla Ten Eyck xoxo, TWD

Celebrity Wedding in Ivy & Aster

6 years ago

NCIS: Los Angeles star Eric Christian Olsen, 35, and actress Sarah Wright, 29 tied the knot on June 23rd near Jackson Hole, Wyoming. […]

What We’re Loving: Handkerchiefs

6 years ago

We love all personal touches at a wedding- it just makes the memories that much sweeter. Recently, we have fallen in […]

Guest Blogger: { Celebrate the 4th ‘Head Over Heels with Melanie’ Style! }

6 years ago

We are pleased to introduce former TWD stylist and present guest blogger, ‘Head Over Heels with Melanie’ founder, Melanie Kluger. […]

Happy 4th of July~ Holiday Hours!

6 years ago

What We’re Loving: Ivy & Aster Spring 2013 Collection

6 years ago

With names like “Oh la la” “Mon Petite Chou” and “Etoile” you can’t help by fawn over Ivy & Aster’s […]

Pretty Post: Amie & Trevor Tie the Knot in Darling DIY Ceremony

6 years ago

  We think this bride & groom did it right -with personal touches from start to finish! From an ultra-romantic […]

Headpiece Sample Sale

6 years ago

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July 12-14: Ivy & Aster Trunk Show

6 years ago

Please don’t miss this trunk show full of fun, flirty, whimsical design. Whether your a bride or a maid you […]

Jenny Yoo June Crinkle Chiffon Promotion

6 years ago

Jenny Yoo always offers tiered-pricing- which we love,  and her Silk Crinkle Chiffon is one of our favorite fabrics!  But […]

Meet our Stylists

6 years ago

The staff at The White Dress by the shore has diverse backgrounds and combined have years of experience styling brides. Whether you […]

Introducing : Rivini Bridal Collection

6 years ago

  Join us for our first ever Rivini Trunk Show running this Thursday, June 14th through Saturday, June 16th. Find […]

Don’t Miss This: David Fielden Livestream Runway Show from Milan

6 years ago

When we first learned of British designer, David Fielden we knew one thing- he puts on a runway show that is nothing […]

June 14-16: Pop-Up Rivini Trunk Show

6 years ago

 If you have plans next weekend, you might want to rescheudle them! We just received a call from  Rivini  and they offered to […]

Pretty Post: A Poetic Love Story

6 years ago

  Emily and Brad’s stunning summer wedding took place in Mystic, CT and features a bevy of thoughtful and romantic details. […]

What We’re Loving: Like Minded Locals

6 years ago

Are you a bride getting married in Spring or Summer of 2013?  Now is the time to start shopping!  And […]

June 21-23: Amsale Trunk Show

6 years ago

Amsale is for the ‘forever modern’ bride who appreciates a timeless style and elegant design. Join us for a trunk […]

June 7-9 : Modern Trousseau Trunk Show

6 years ago

  Join us for a trunk show featuring both Bridal and Mother of the Occasion collections from Connecticut based Modern Trousseau! […]

What We’re Loving: Cardigans for brides and maids!

6 years ago

Our new favorite accessory is the cardigan!  Whether it is to keep the bride or maids warm on a chilly […]

‘Mad Men’ Inspired Wedding Editorial featured on Wedding Chicks

6 years ago

This 1960’s influenced editorial shoot was recently featured on Wedding Chicks.  The inspiration for this shoot came from one of […]

Spring Bling & Tulle Event Designer Profiles

7 years ago

In preparation for our Spring Bling and Tulle event running May 15th -19th we thought it would be nice to […]

Happy Memorial Day! Holiday Hours

7 years ago

We are taking Saturday, May 26th off for a little R & R!  We hope that you do the same!  […]

What We’re Loving: Beneath the Gown’s “Getting Ready” Frocks

7 years ago

*images by Raw Photo taken at The Study Hotel We can’t get enough of these precious little  rompers that have recently […]

May 15-19: Spring Bling and Tulle Event

7 years ago

Here at The White Dress by the shore, we believe it’s all in the details- the sparkle of your earring […]

Pretty Post: Jackie and Adam’s Bright and Breezy Wedding

7 years ago

We couldn’t wait for Jackie’s wedding from the moment she walked through our door! Her permanent smile and infectious upbeat […]

Introducing: The White Dress by the shore’s Accessories Registry

7 years ago

We are thrilled to introduce our latest service, Accessory Registry. image by Justin & Mary Now, while shopping with us, […]

May 9-12: Fall Bridesmaid Event

7 years ago

*image by Carla Ten Eyck , dress by Ivy & Aster Calling all Fall Maids!   Don’t miss this exclusive weekend event to […]

Bad Obsession Cocktail Reception by Maler Photography

7 years ago

We have been reading Shades of Grey and it has put us ‘in the mood’ for the sexy event being […]

Saybrook Point Inn wedding featured on style me pretty

7 years ago

We are thrilled that one of our stunning brides was featured on style me pretty yesterday!   We had the opportunity to […]

Ask The Experts: Ryan Designs

7 years ago

Our current ‘Ask the experts’ feature is with friend of The White Dress by the shore, Ryan Designs.  Erik and Christen Ryan […]

Spring 2013 Bridal Market Trends

7 years ago

  The Rivini  Runway Show Finale Last week we attended bridal market in New York City and were thrilled with […]

The White Dress by the shore dresses Twilight Star, Ashley Greene…

7 years ago

We had the absolute pleasure of dressing Twilight star, Ashley Greene, in a bridesmaid dress for a wedding party that […]

BTS video of our Playa del Carmen, Mexico destination wedding shoot

7 years ago

Jill and I recently travelled to Playa del Carmen, Mexico to style a destination wedding shoot with Carla Ten Eyck, […]

April 28: Sample Sale

7 years ago

Are you a bride looking for a gorgeous couture gown at an excellent price? Or are you on a tight […]

Angela Nuran Shoes: Style, Comfort & Customization ~ Sale!

7 years ago

We love our Angela Nuran shoe collection- not only are they gorgeous but they have superior, adjustable comfort for your […]

Sample Sale: New Additions and Reduced Prices!

7 years ago

We just added a whole slew of stunning gowns to our Sample Sale! If you are in the market for […]

Headed to Fall 2012 Bridal Market: Our Muses

7 years ago

In preparation for this months Bridal Market in NYC we have been perusing the internet for inspiration and “pinning” our […]

Modern Trousseau Runway Reveal Trunk Show

7 years ago

Are you a newly engaged 2013 bride?  Are you someone that loves fashion and wants to be the first to […]

Behind the Scenes of a Mexican destination wedding shoot with Carla Ten Eyck

7 years ago

image by Carla Ten Eyck  Last month we had the pleasure of  journeying to beautiful Playa Del Carmen, Mexico for […]

What We’re Loving: Celebrity Brides 2012

7 years ago

Our hearts (and imaginations) have been aflutter with all the recent celebrity wedding news. Take a look at what we […]

What We’re Loving: Our New Prada Inspired Jewels

7 years ago

Who doesn’t love a little couture inspiration on their wedding day?  We just received a collection of jewels inspired by Prada’s […]

April 6: Good Friday Gown Sale!

7 years ago

  xoxo, TWD

White Carpet Appointment By Athena Bludé

7 years ago

Last month we had a wonderful White Carpet appointment  with Allison, captured by photographer Athena Bludé.  She was shopping for a gown for […]

What We’re Loving: Before Long Collection by Modern Trousseau~ perfect rehearsal dinner and reception dresses!

7 years ago

Christmas came early last week at The White Dress by the shore, as we were giddy with delight when we […]

April 19- 21: Modern Trousseau Runway Reveal Trunk Show

7 years ago

sketch courtesy of Callie Tein of Modern Trousseau  featuring one of her Fall 2012 designs Are you the type of bride […]

Pretty Post: Alia & Scott’s Vineyard Nuptials

7 years ago

This month we are thrilled to bring you a pretty post that is sure fulfill all your vineyard wedding wishes. […]

We’re Headed to Bridal Market!

7 years ago

*Image courtesy of Candice Coppola of Jubilee Events Gown By Amsale We are packing up and heading off to bridal market […]

April 12-14: Haute Bride Accessories Trunk Show

7 years ago

  images by Jennifer Skog Photography Spring is in the air and that means its the perfect time to accessorize […]

Coren Moore Mix and Match Bridesmaid Shoot with Carla Ten Eyck

7 years ago

We are in LOVE with this bridesmaid shoot that was recently featured in the 2012 issue of Bliss Celebrations Guide.   […]

Ask the Experts: Tony Palmieri of Datura A Modern Garden

7 years ago

We just had to share this interview with Tony Palmieri of Datura: A Modern Garden originally posted by Gourmet Galley .  Tony […]

Costa Rican Rain Forest Photoshoot By Carla Ten Eyck

7 years ago

As we embark on another destination wedding styling adventure in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, we thought we would share a previous tropical […]

Bird Cage on a Wire Shoot by Justin Marantz: A Reflection on Fashion and Beauty

7 years ago

The cage veil has been a popular accessory for some time.  Our vision was to style a shoot that showed […]

The TWD Girls Visit Amsale Studio in NYC

7 years ago

Yesterday our staff had the absolute pleasure of visiting Amsale’s New York showroom.  Amsale is one of the few design […]

Meet Amsale Aberra…we are about to!

7 years ago

My staff and I are beyond thrilled that tomorrow we will be heading into New York city to visit one […]

What We’re Loving: Flip Book City Flip Books

7 years ago

  *images and video courtesy of  Jaclyn L. Photography  Our friends at Photobooth Planet  have created a new concept that […]

Ask The Experts:FUZION Medical Aesthetic Boutique

7 years ago

Last week, we created a post discussing skincare specifically for Moms.  This week, we are focusing on our brides and are  thrilled  to […]

Communion Dress Sale

7 years ago

Spring is in the air and Communions are right around the corner.  We have a precious collection of 1st Communion […]

What We’re Loving: Fashion Week Inspiring Bridal Looks…

7 years ago

The arrival of the new fall collections at home in New York City and abroad have us swooning. We saw […]

Jenny Yoo March Madness Promotion

7 years ago

Ladies! We just received all of the dresses below from Jenny’s new 2012 collection, and they are even more gorgeous […]

Feb.1-March 31: Coren Moore Spring Promotion!

7 years ago

  The Coren Moore Spring Bridesmaids promotion is one not to be missed by Summer and Fall brides! This offer […]

Mother of the Bride Shoot by Steve DePino

7 years ago

Every day is Mother’s Day this month at The White Dress by the shore!  We are celebrating moms with a […]

March 15- 17: ‘Collection 20’ Mother of the Bride Trunk Show

7 years ago

The third trunk show in our month long series of Mother of the Bride events is with Watters and Watters Collection […]

Champagne Wishes: Bliss Celebrations cover shoot

7 years ago

We are in LOVE with this shoot and are beyond thrilled to share it!  Photographer, Carla Ten Eyck, captured these […]

Cage Veils revisited by Justin & Mary Marantz

7 years ago

 Birdcage veils have been en vogue for some time.  I had the vision to show brides stunning new versions of […]

Pretty Post: Marcella’s White Carpet Appointment

7 years ago

  For this month’s pretty post we are featuring a White Carpet Appointment rather than a real wedding. When we […]

2012 Oscar Picks

7 years ago

The Oscars are the “superbowl” of fashion for us!  We wait with baited- breath to see what the stars will […]

What We’re Loving: Nautical Inspiration…

7 years ago

This warm weather has us dreaming of summer and we can’t stop admiring, Milly, one of our favorite designers,  new collection […]

Amy Kuschel: A Unique Point of View

7 years ago

Brides, we have an exciting post for you featuring a very special guest blogger! After relocating with her husband to […]

March 22-24: Jenny Yoo 2012 Collection Launch Event

7 years ago

Welcome the 2012 collection of Jenny Yoo bridesmaid collection at this exclusive event! This collection is not only the ultimate for maids, but if you […]

Everyday is Mothers Day in March!

7 years ago

All through the month of March we are celebrating Moms with a series of Mother of the Occasion Trunk shows […]

March 1- 4: Modern Trousseau Trunk Show

7 years ago

image credits: photography: Steve DePino, styling: Beth Chapman, make-up: Jennie Fresa, hair: W-Salon, models: the beauty within agency,  location: The […]

March 8-10: Siri ‘Mother of the Bride’ Trunk Show

7 years ago

The second trunk show in our month long series of Mother of the Bride events is with Siri.  Schedule an appointment […]

What We’re Loving: Amsale’s New Column…

7 years ago

Exciting news from one of our vendors! New York based designer, Amsale, will be writing a weekly column in Huffington […]

Happy Valentines Day…

7 years ago

“they make sure every last detail is perfect” “impeccable style” “this shop went above and beyond my expectations” “we were […]

Ask the experts: What is ‘hot’ for Valentine’s Day!

7 years ago

With the day of love right around the corner, we thought who better than the lingerie expert, in WHITE member […]

Ask the Experts: Sonas Med Spa

7 years ago

We are dedicating the month of  March to Moms!  We are making every day in March Mother’s Day, and as such, […]

What We’re Loving: Valentino’s Bridal Inspired Runway

7 years ago

*image credit style.com Its that time of year again…Paris fashion week! Check out these gorgeous frocks by Valentino which we […]

What we are loving : Jenny Yoo’s convertible dresses!

7 years ago

Jenny Yoo’s new 2012 bridesmaid line has arrived in store and we are in love!!! Today we are featuring two […]

Ask the Experts: Beth Chapman, owner of The White Dress by the shore

7 years ago

In honor of our 8 year anniversary later this week, we felt it fitting to share an Ask the Experts […]

Feb 9-11: Maria Elena Trunk Show

7 years ago

    If you’re searching for the final “icing on the cake” to complete your wedding day ensemble, than our  Maria Elena trunk show […]

Feb 16th- 25th: Amy Kuschel Trunk Show

7 years ago

San Francisco based designer,  Amy Kuschel is known for her feminine designs that always give a nod to classic days gone buy. […]

February 8th: Gala Magazine Launch Party at The Bee and Thistle Inn

7 years ago

We hope that you can join us for this incredible event at the historic Bee and Thistle Inn as we […]

The Connecticut Bride Nautical-Inspired Photoshoot

7 years ago

We could all use a little blast of summer right about now, and this nautical inspired shoot that we styled for […]

Christine’s White Carpet Appointment

7 years ago

  As you can tell from the images above, Christine’s White Carpet appointment on November 6th of last year was […]

Musings of a Stylist: Palace Theatre

7 years ago

Image by Carla Ten Eyck  Premiering on the website today:  our award- worthy inspirational series of images from our Palace […]

Pretty Post: Celebrating 8 years of beautiful brides

7 years ago

Established in February of 2004, The White Dress by the shore has had the pleasure of dressing beautiful brides for […]

Jackie Kennedy Inspired Editorial Shoot For Gala Weddings Magazine

7 years ago

Our society has always been enthralled by the style and grace of Jacqueline Kennedy, and we are no different.  It was […]

Feb 2nd-4th: Amsale Trunk Show

7 years ago

We are thrilled to be the exclusive retailer of the Amsale bridal line in Connecticut.  We feel even more giddy when we […]

February 9th-11th: Maria Elena Accessories Trunk Show

7 years ago

Searching for something sparkly to polish off your wedding day ensemble? Look no further than our Maria Elena Trunk Show […]

Modern Trousseau Event captured by Carla Ten Eyck

7 years ago

We kicked off our Modern Trousseau trunk show early this month with a Gowns and Cocktails Event.  Brides spent the evening […]

2012 Accolades

7 years ago

Thank you to all of our brides who voted for us, allowing us to win the following accolades: We love […]

Recent Press: Royal Wedding Influences

7 years ago

Store owner, Beth Chapman, recently wrote an article that appeared in the ‘Brides, Weddings and Celebrations’ supliment in the New Haven register and […]

2012 bridal trends courtesy of Ivy & Aster

7 years ago

In honor of our Ivy and Aster Trunk show that runs this Thursday through Saturday, we thought we would share […]

in WHITE launch party recap

7 years ago

On January 11th, we launched in WHITE- a luxury wedding collective with an incredible ‘white’ soiree! The White Dress by […]

Reinvent the Dress: From Vintage to Modern

7 years ago

As promised, here is the second installment of our new concept and blog series “Reinvent the Dress“ featuring one of […]

January 12th-27th: Jenny Yoo “Bump it up” Promotion

7 years ago

Jenny Yoo is offering a not-to-be-missed promotion the last half of this month! Gather your girls and come on in […]

Ivy and Aster ~ youthful fun!

7 years ago

We are giddy about our Ivy & Aster Trunk Show that is in full swing!  We just had to share […]

January 19th- 21st: Ivy & Aster Trunk Show

7 years ago

We think the new Ivy & Aster ad campaign in the latest issue of Martha Stewart Weddings is perfection, wouldn’t […]

New Year, Newly Engaged

7 years ago

images by Carla Ten Eyck, beauty by Dana Bartone, styling by Beth Chapman With the holidays behind us, we are […]

In WHITE Soiree…have you RSVP’d?

7 years ago

Ladies and Gents, our In WHITE Launch Party is just around the corner. It’s Wednesday January, 11th to be exact! […]

Just In…New Mother of the Occasion Gowns

7 years ago

 At The White Dress by the shore, we carry a variety of fabulous designers that cater to mothers of the […]

Pretty Post: Alicia and Enzo

7 years ago

This month’s pretty post features a couple near and dear to our hearts- our very own office manager, Alicia, and […]

Karen Bussen Simple Stunning Bride

7 years ago

Just get engaged and need some guidance?!  Might we suggest Karen Bussen’s delightful coffee table read, Simple Stunning Bride. Beth had the […]

January 14: Coren Moore Little White Dress Event

7 years ago

image by Carla Ten Eyck, beauty by Dana Bartone, styling by Beth Chapman Join us on Saturday, January 14th as […]

Happy New Year!

7 years ago

   xoxo, TWD

Introducing: Reinvent the Dress!

7 years ago

Have you taken a look at our Sample Sale lately? We have some real stunners at some absolutely amazing prices, […]

Look no further for your New Years Eve ensemble!

7 years ago

Still haven’t sorted out what you’ll wear to welcome in 2012? Stop by our blowout sale to find your fabulous […]

January 19th-21st: Ivy & Aster Trunk Show

7 years ago

images by Elizabeth Messina  If you are in search of something truly unique for your bridal or bridesmaid’s dress, then join us January […]

Pretty Post Preview: Alicia and Enzo’s Winter Wedding

7 years ago

January’s  pretty post is a wedding of one of our very own!  Celebrate the 1st anniversary of our store manager, […]

In White Launch Party Invitation

7 years ago

2012 may just be beginning, but this will be the party of the year!  We look forward to toasting our […]

Introducing…in WHITE a luxury wedding collective

7 years ago

  You’re invited….to learn more about the launch celebration, click here! Clinton, Connecticut welcomes in WHITE…a luxury wedding collective East […]

January 5 – 8: Modern Trousseau Event

7 years ago

  It’s a New Year, and we say, let the celebrations continue! We have a bevvy of incredible events lined […]

Fur rental: Wrap yourself in luxury

7 years ago

  Image courtesy of Anna Sawin   If there is still a chill in the air on your wedding day […]

Dec 20th- 30th: Holiday Blow Out Sale

7 years ago

 Looking for something fabulous to wear to a festive fete? Love a good deal? Then this is the sale for you!!  […]

The White Dress by the shore’s Holiday Hours

7 years ago

 Following are our  holiday hours: December 24th – closed Decemeber 25th – closed December 26th – closed December 27th – […]

What We’re Loving: Made in the U.S.A

7 years ago

We believe in small businesses and most of all, we believe in local businesses.  We are proud to say that […]

Give the Gift of Luxury with a White Carpet Appointment

7 years ago

Looking for something wonderful to give a special bride-to-be this holiday season? Give the gift of luxury with a gift certificate […]

What We’re Loving: Jennie Fresa’s Holiday Gift Guide and Contest

7 years ago

This holiday season has an extra-delightful advent from our neighbor and fellow InWhite vendor,  Jennie Fresa Makeup and Skincare Boutiquerie. […]

Sample Sale: What’s left of Priscilla of Boston Wedding and Cocktail Dresses!

7 years ago

 In gearing up for our Holiday Blowout Sale (December 20th-30th) we wanted to post the few beautiful Priscilla of Boston […]

White Carpet Appointments- 1st Anniversary!

7 years ago

White Carpet Appointments were created over a year ago in order to provide our brides with an elevated level of […]

Holiday Glitz Event: May your holidays be sparkly and bright!

7 years ago

We can’t get enough glitz – especially this time of year. We hope the images above inspire you to work […]

Musings of a stylist: The Mayflower Inn

7 years ago

Image by Carla Ten Eyck, styling Beth Chapman, The White Dress by the shore Up on our website today, we […]

Pretty Post: Alana & Andre

7 years ago

As this is our last Pretty Post of the year, we thought we would give you a double-dose of prettiness!  […]

January 5th-8th: Modern Trousseau Trunk Show

7 years ago

  We are planning a very special day on Sunday, January 8th for mothers of the occassion !  Save the […]

Being Thankful…

7 years ago

We at The White Dress by the shore feel that we have so much to be thankful for.  Our families, […]

What we’re loving: Twilight inspired comb

7 years ago

 For all of our bridal “Twi- Fans” we are thrilled to introduce the “Bella comb”.  This stunning clear Swarovski crystal ‘back […]

MBH Winners Revealed!

7 years ago

 Congratulations to 3 lucky brides-to-be that attended the Open House at The Madison Beach Hotel this weekend and entered our drawing […]

After the Vows: Thanksgiving Entertaining

7 years ago

 This is the first post in our after the vows series. We have created this feature  in an effort to stay […]

What we’re loving: Winter Weddings

7 years ago

We love ALL weddings, but have a very special place in our heart for winter weddings!  This photo of  my in-laws […]

Musings of a Stylist: New England Inspiration

7 years ago

Candice Coppola of Jubilee Events and I are lovers of all things preppy, Kate Spade- inspired and sparkly.  So, when […]

Musings of a Stylist: Capri

7 years ago

Today’s inspiration is from the Isle of Capri.  This is perhaps my favorite vignette from our Destinations Event that we […]

Musings of a Stylist: Costa Rica

7 years ago

Our second destination in our destination inspiration series, is Costa Rica.  It is a country that is near and dear […]

Musings of a Stylist: Paris Inspiration

7 years ago

Bonjour!  Continuing with our series of inspiring destinations from around the world, the post du jour is  Paris…my favorite city!   […]

November 20th: Madison Beach Hotel Bridal Showcase

7 years ago

  We hope to see you there! xoxo, TWD      

Musings of a stylist: inspritation from destinations

7 years ago

One of my favorite parts of our website,  is the page below, as it explains why I love what I […]

November 26th: Small Business Saturday

7 years ago

Tis the season to save! On Saturday, November 26th you’ll get a little something extra when you shop at The […]

December 6-17: Holiday Glitz Event

7 years ago

We love all that glitters- especially this time of year! That’s why we are thrilled to announce our Holiday Glitz […]

Calling all grads…white graduation dresses!

7 years ago

It’s that time of year…time to start thinking about what to wear to graduation that will set you apart and […]

Featured: One Dress, 4 Ways- Jennie Fresa’s Beauty Tutorials

7 years ago

As promised, we are thrilled to provide our readers with the makeup tutorials from last week’s ‘One dress, 4 ways‘ post. […]

Featured: Preppy Photo Shoot by Carla Ten Eyck at The Ocean House

7 years ago

I love preppy and I love pink, so this photo shoot was a dream come true to style! This shoot […]

Nov. 1st-Dec.16th: Jenny Yoo Color Promo

7 years ago

This is a great promotion with great timing! Jenny Yoo is discontinuing a slew of colors in many of their […]

November 10th-12th: Anne Barge Trunk Show

7 years ago

In preparation for our Anne Barge trunk show starting Thursday check out this interview with Anne at The Knot Gala […]

What We’re Loving: Aquinnah’s Lovely Lockets

7 years ago

*photo by Abbey Scott At The White Dress by the shore we carry a handmade  jewelry collection called A q […]

Karen Lindner joins Anne Barge for our trunk show!

7 years ago

We are thrilled to post that Karen Lindner is sending a capsule collection of her gorgeous jewels along with the […]

November 10th-12th: Anne Barge Trunk Show

7 years ago

  The Anne Barge trunk show running from November 10th through the 12th features gowns from the designers latest collection, […]

2012 Bridal Market Recap Part Two

7 years ago

Last week we updated you on the fabulous fashion we saw at the Spring 2012 Bridal Market in New York.  […]

What We’re Loving: PanAm

7 years ago

We have a fondness for all things vintage and the regality of  bi-gone eras.  Our latest TV obsession, Pan Am […]

November 3rd-5th: Coren Moore Trunk Show

7 years ago

    Don’t miss this trunk show for the bride and her maids! Not only do you get to indulge […]

November 25th: “White” Friday

7 years ago

  This exclusive offer is for our faithful facebook, twitter and blushing blog followers.  Mention White Friday during your appointment […]

Best of the Shoreline!

7 years ago

We are thrilled to have been voted Best Bridal Shop on the Connecticut Shoreline by the readers of the Shoreline Newspapers!  Click […]

One Dress, Four Ways

7 years ago

In our industry, the phrase, “you can wear it again” has become a bit  cliché.  We wanted to show that with […]

Featured: Southern New England Weddings: Destination Edition

7 years ago

Our creative dream-team ~ Carla Ten Eyck, Jubilee Events, Datura: a modern garden, Dana Bartone & Co., Coral Phesant Stationary, […]

2012 Bridal Market Recap Part One

7 years ago

This past weekend we headed to New York for the bi-annual bridal market.  Our trip was a complete whirl- wind. […]

Pretty Post: Ashley and Joe

7 years ago

  Succulents, sugar skulls and Southern California make for one vibrant Pretty Post! This month we are featuring the day-of-the-dead […]

Nov. 3rd-5th: Coren Moore Trunk Show

7 years ago

Image by Carla TenEyck Make your way to The White Dress by the shore for our colorful Coren Moore Trunk […]

Nov.10th-12th: Anne Barge Trunk Show

7 years ago

Irene put a damper on our last Anne Barge Trunk Show, so we decided to give it another try!  Join us […]

December 6-17: Holiday Glitz Event

7 years ago

To celebrate the holidays, we are hosting a Holiday Glitz Event!   We will be offering a 10% discount on all […]

Ivy & Aster Trunk Show!

7 years ago

  From the moment we saw Ivy & Aster launch last year, we knew we just had to have them! […]

Oct. 20th- 22nd: Modern Trousseau Trunk Show- Introducing Before Long

7 years ago

We are beyond excited to announce that Modern Trousseau will be introducing a fabulous collection of short dresses aptly named ‘Before […]

Heading to bridal market!

7 years ago

Image courtesy of The Ring Bearer It’s that time of year again, we are heading into NYC to watch dreamy […]

Jenny Yoo Maids Bump it Up! Promotion

7 years ago

Ring us for an appointment in chic by the shore, our bridesmaid atelier at 860.669.4596. xoxo, TWD

Coren Moore Fall Promotion

7 years ago

Don’t miss your chance to receive incredible discounts off of your maids dresses!  Here is the scoop~  Now through October […]

Frequently Asked Questions: Part 2

7 years ago

At The White Dress by the shore we aim to make the experience of shopping for your gown as memorable […]

Now-October 28th: Jenny Yoo Silk Chiffon Bridesmaid Promotion

7 years ago

xoxo, TWD

What We’re Loving: Anne Barge ‘Blaine’

7 years ago

We just received this short-sleeved stunner from Anne Barge and we cannot get enough! Take a look at these images […]

Meet the designer: Amsale Aberra

7 years ago

Amsale Aberra’s career as a couture bridal and eveningwear designer happened by necessity. While planning her 1985 nuptials to film […]

Frequently Asked Questions: Part 1

7 years ago

At The White Dress by the shore we aim to make the experience of shopping for your gown as memorable […]

Gowns For A Cure

7 years ago

In honor of breast cancer awareness month, we are donating a percentage of October’s gown sales to the Terri Brodeur Breast […]

October 20-22: Modern Trousseau Trunk Show

7 years ago

Join us for a Modern Trousseau Runway Reveal Event!  Designer Callie Tein will be presenting gowns from her latest collection, […]

Pretty Post

7 years ago

The lovely wedding of our bride Leigh and her partner Kelsey was recently featured on Bliss Celebrations blog and is […]

October 6-8: Amsale Trunk Show

7 years ago

We are thrilled to introduce Amsale to our collection!  Join us for a trunk show October 6th – 8th.  Amsale’s […]

Ask The Experts ~ Hana Floral Design and Boutique

7 years ago

Today we are taking a different twist on our Ask the Experts Series!  We are re-posting an interview that Anna […]

Jenny Yoo Trunk Show & Promotion

7 years ago

This months’ Jenny Yoo Trunk Show will feature this New York designers’ extensive bridal and maids collection! In addition to […]

September 22-24: Jenny Yoo Trunk Show

7 years ago

New York designer, Jenny Yoo is always a favorite of stylists- you may have seen her dresses on Glee last […]

The couture bridal event

7 years ago

Our couture bridal event has begun!  Now through September 17th  we are offering the following: Any gown between $3500 and $3999 will […]

Sept. 13 – 17: Couture Bridal Event

7 years ago

Join us for our version of ‘back to school shopping’!  With the summer behind us, we are revving up for […]

Caballos y Los Rio~ Costa Rica

7 years ago

The last video in our Costa Rican video series is appropriately from the last shoot of our trip.  And I think […]

Tres Casas ~ Costa Rica

7 years ago

Our third Costa Rica post features 3 stunning properties that are situated in Los Suenos Resort on the Herradura Bay in Costa […]

Flowers & Fashion in Costa Rica!

7 years ago

When we were in Costa Rica this past fall, our team produced 3 shoots in 5 days.  For ‘fun’ on […]

Costa Rica ~ La Playa

7 years ago

To signify (and mourn the loss of) the end of summer, we thought that we would take this week to share […]

Sept. 8-10: David Fielden Trunk Show

7 years ago

We are beyond excited to host our first-ever David Fielden Trunk Show from Thursday, September 8th through the Saturday the […]

Pretty Post

7 years ago

We love every bride- especially those that we are fortunate to dress!  This particular bride was particularly special.  Anna and […]

Who says you can’t wear white after Labor Day?

7 years ago

Image by Carla Ten Eyck, beauty by Dana Bartone, bouquet by Datura: a modern garden It is so hard to […]

Announcement from Priscilla of Boston

7 years ago

You may have seen this article in regards to Priscilla of Boston from the Boston Globe. The parent company of […]

Seaside and Sunshine

7 years ago

As we all prepare for crazy Irene and LaborDay, we thought we would share one last blast of summer with […]

August 25-27: Anne Barge Personal Appearence & Trunk Show

7 years ago

We are over the moon about our upcoming visit and trunk show with bridal designer Anne Barge! Anne Barge is […]

Nicole’s White Carpet Appointment

7 years ago

Recently, a very special bride was treated to a White Carpet Appointment.  During her 3 hour appointment, Nicole and her […]

Featured: The Connecticut Bride August 2011

7 years ago

This Spring I was asked to style the fashion editorial spread for The Connecticut Bride’s Fall/Winter 2011 issue.   The shoot took place […]

Angela Nuran ‘Extra Stars’ Promotion

7 years ago

Don’t miss a month-long incredible promotion from Angela Nuran, the designer of ultra-comfortable and elegant bridal footwear. Now when you purchase the ‘Starletta’ […]

calling all maids!

7 years ago

Are you ready to shop for your maid dresses?  Jenny Yoo is offering 15% off the lowest tiered pricing for […]

What we’re loving: Designer, David Fielden

7 years ago

We are thrilled to introduce UK based designer, David Fielden to our bridal collection.  The gowns are classic and elegant […]

Jenny Yoo and Coren Moore Promotions!

7 years ago

For the month of August New York designer Jenny Yoo is offering 15% off all bridal gowns, maids dresses, flowergirl […]

New Inspriation~ Nola Style!

7 years ago

Today we launched a new inspiration page~ New Orleans! Image by Carla TenEyck, beauty by Jennie Fresa During the shoot, […]

Featured Designer: Anne Barge

7 years ago

For the month of August, the featured designer is industry style icon, Anne Barge.   Throughout the month, we will be offering […]

Ivy and Aster has arrived!

7 years ago

Look what has just arrived!!  We just received our 1st 3 samples from Ivy and Aster and we are swooning!  […]

Meet the designers~ Modern Trousseau and Anne Barge

7 years ago

This month we are offering the incredible opportunity to meet and work with two of our best-selling designers~  Callie Tein […]

August 11-13: Modern Trousseau Trunk Show

7 years ago

We are thrilled to not only carry the  Modern Trousseau bridal line exclusively in Connecticut, but to be one of […]

Exciting Changes for Moms…

7 years ago

We are thrilled to introduce some exciting changes to benefit our mothers of the bride!  We recently redecorated our Mother […]

Amsale comes to The White Dress by the shore!

7 years ago

We are over the moon about carrying the Amsale bridal collection in our store!  The dresses are exquisitely designed and […]

Ask The Experts ~ Destination Inspirations

7 years ago

Having just returned from a lovely weekend in Block Island- a beautiful spot for destination weddings, I have them on […]

White Carpet Appointments: Melody and Katie

7 years ago

Recently we rolled out the white carpet for 2 lucky brides who each participated in one of our White Carpet […]

What We’re Loving: Coren Moore ‘Courtney’ Two-Tone Dress

7 years ago

We can’t get enough of Coren Moore’s Two-Tone ‘Courtney’ dress. Long or short, bright or muted- add a sash or […]

real wedding: Meghan and Chris

7 years ago

The pretty- in – pink Jenny Yoo maids dresses in our bride’s Meghan wedding  brought such a smile to our […]

CT Bride Fall/Winter 2011

7 years ago

We recently had the honor of styling the fashion for Connecticut Bride’s Fall/Winter 2011 cover and editorial spread.  The shoot […]

White Carpet Appointments: Joanna and Michelle

7 years ago

Two lucky brides each recently experienced one of our White Carpet Appointments.  Each bride was pampered during her 3 hour appointment […]

Featured Designer: Amy Kuschel

7 years ago

Welcome to our newest series…”featured designer”!  Occasionally, we will feature one of our talented designers on the blog so that […]

Ask The Experts ~ Jennie Fresa Beauty Library

7 years ago

Makeup Artist and Facialist, Jennie Fresa is known in the beauty industry for creating natural, flawless faces.  Her ability to […]

July: Coren Moore Sash Promotion

7 years ago

Great news!  This promo was just extended until the end of July!  To view the Coren Moore maids collection, ring us at […]

Happy 4th!

7 years ago

Images from top to bottom, left to right courtesy of Style Me Pretty, The Knot, Web Bits, Chance Co., Friskars, Piccsy, […]

Ask The Experts ~ Proposal Planning

7 years ago

We love smart and creative women!  As part of our ongoing “Ask the experts series”, we recently interviewed the charming […]

July 5-9: Haute Bride Trunk Show

7 years ago

Haute Bride is designed for the bride who LOVES accessories! We are wild about this line of stunning pieces for […]

Our latest ad

7 years ago

We are in love with our latest ad currently being featured in Brides Connecticut and Connecticut Bride. It  was shot […]

Pretty Post: Chic City Affair

7 years ago

On April 9th, the talented Robert Norman captured these stunning images of our bride, Cindy Joe at the Old State House […]

July 16th: Sample Sale!

7 years ago

This is a sale not to be missed!  Sample gowns to include 2011 styles from Judd Waddell and The Priscilla […]

Anne Barge Necklace

7 years ago

New Arrival!  We recently received this show-stopping “Raleigh” necklace from Anne Barge!  It is constructed of mother of pearl, shells […]

Meet Melissa Sweet Aida

7 years ago

We would like to introduce you to our lastest beauty from the Melissa Sweet Collection.  Her name is Aida.  She […]

Bridesmaid Gift Certificate

7 years ago

Looking for a creative and useful bridesmaid gift?  Think about giving your attendants a gift certificate to cover a portion of […]

Ivy & Aster Bridal and Maids Trunk Show!

7 years ago

We are over the moon about introducing Ivy & Aster to our collection!  We will be kicking off our collaboration […]

New Inspiration!

7 years ago

Today we launched our latest inspiration page~ Costa Rica!  Image by Carla TenEyck, Beauty by dd nickel Shot in Playa […]

June: Jenny Yoo Maids Promotions

7 years ago

  Ring us at 860.669.4596 to schedule an appointment to view the Jenny Yoo Collection!  xoxo, TWD

Miranda Lambert in Priscilla of Boston, ‘Drew’ Dress

7 years ago

Country star Miranda Lambert was recently featured in Us Weekly  rocking the Drew gown from Vineyard Collection by Priscilla of […]

Engage! 2011

7 years ago

Last week I attended the Engage!  conference at the incredible The Grand Del Mar in San Diego.  For those of […]

June Shoe Sale!

7 years ago

You found your dream dress, now it’s time to complete your special look with the perfect shoes!  During the month […]

June 16-18: Priscilla of Boston Group Trunk Show

7 years ago

Join us for a Trunk Show featuring~ Priscilla of Boston, Melissa Sweet, Vineyard Collection, Reverie and Jewel . Whether you are […]

June 23-25: Ivy & Aster Trunk Show

7 years ago

We are pleased to introduce Ivy & Aster to our collection! Join us for a bridal and maids trunk show […]

Introducing the Lace Factory and Ivy and Aster

7 years ago

 We were thrilled to be asked to participate in the Grand Opening Celebration for the Lace Factory, a newly renovated […]

Modern Trousseau for every woman!

7 years ago

We are thrilled to announce that we have just received samples of two of our best-selling Modern Trousseau gowns in […]

Happy Memorial Day!

7 years ago

In honor of the holiday, we will be closed on Saturday, May 28th.  We will resume normal business hours on […]

Finishing Touches

7 years ago

Modern Trousseau has a stunning collection of belts and sashes that are the perfect complement to any gown!  You can […]

New Faces

7 years ago

We are sad to say that recently two of our associates have retired in order to spend time with their […]

Editorial Shoot at Lord Thompson Manor || Midsummer Night’s Dream

7 years ago

This is a HUGE blog post, but it is bursting with beauty!  We had the pleasure of styling the fashion […]

May 19 – 26: Maria Elena Trunk Show

8 years ago

This is a trunk show not to be missed!  Due to an overwhelming reaction, we just extended the trunk show through […]

ABC loves Amsale and so do we!

8 years ago

We have always loved the Amsale line!  We are thrilled to announce that starting this August we will be launching the […]

Melissa Sweet & Priscilla of Boston Spring Promotion

8 years ago

We have a sweet Spring promotion. During the month of May, we will be offering a 10% discount  on any […]

Jenny Yoo May Promotions

8 years ago

The Jenny Yoo Collection has some exciting May Promotions! xoxo, TWD

May 19-21: Maria Elena Trunk Show

8 years ago

Don’t miss this incredible event! May 19th -21st we will be hosting a trunk show with Miami based accessories designer, Maria […]

Feliz Cinco de Mayo!

8 years ago

We feel so honored to have been featured on Style Me Pretty yesterday. Relish in this beautiful Cinco de Mayo […]

May 7: Celebrating Mom’s

8 years ago

“All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.”  ~ Abraham Lincoln In celebration of […]

The Royal Wedding Coverage

8 years ago

What a whirlwind of a day we had here on Friday!   The day began with preparations for The Royal wedding […]

Royally Lovely

8 years ago

What a whirl wind of a day! I was up at 3, in the make-up chair at 4, and live […]

Ask the Experts~ An Interview With Jim Altieri of Vintage Cinema

8 years ago

For those of you who are new to our blog, we have an ongoing series called  Ask the Experts, where […]

Royal Wedding Coverage

8 years ago

Announcing a Royal Wedding event right here at The White Dress By The Shore! Tune in on MY TV 9 […]

Something old…Something new

8 years ago

One of our favorite designers, Anne Barge  has taken what is old and has made it new again.  Anne appreciates timeless, classic, […]

Modern Trousseau Gowns and Cocktails Recap

8 years ago

At the end of last month we had the honor of hosting a meet and greet cocktail party featuring the […]

Royal Wedding Fashion

8 years ago

With the royal wedding 11 days away, we are all waiting with baited breath to see what Princess Catherine selects to […]

Spring 2012 Bridal Runway Report

8 years ago

We just returned from bridal market and our heads are swirling with all of the beauty that our designers sent […]

Destination Event Recap

8 years ago

If you were unable to attend our destination bridal event on Sunday, March 20th, be prepared to be inspired! In […]

Heading to Market

8 years ago

gown by Modern Trousseau It’s that time of year!  We are headed to New York Bridal Market from April 9th […]

The White Carpet Experience

8 years ago

Recently one of our brides was treated to a White Carpet Appointment and the experience was artfully captured by Amy […]

Meet the designer!

8 years ago

As we kick off our Modern Trousseau Trunk Show we would like to invite you to a cocktail soiree to meet […]

Destination Wedding Gowns

8 years ago

The 1996 wedding of JFK Jr. and Caroline Bessette set the trend for destination wedding gowns. Her sleek charmeuse Narcisco […]

It’s not too late to RSVP…

8 years ago

click image to enlarge We hope that you can join us at our event this Sunday from 11-3!  It is […]

the final destination: Costa Rica

8 years ago

So far on our blog we have revealed to you the first 3 inspirational destinations for our event on March […]

destination event details revealed!

8 years ago

If you have not yet RSVP’d to our destination event on Sunday March 20th from 11-3, now’s your chance!  We […]

the little black dress collection

8 years ago

Last bridal market we scoured the designers runways to put together a fabulous collection of little black dresses.  All of these […]

New TWD Friends

8 years ago

I attended an event last night in New York at the Ace Hotel. It was sponsored by one of our […]

White Carpet Appointment!

8 years ago

We had our first bride indulge in a white carpet appointment yesterday! The lucky bride and her family spent 3 hours being pampered […]

the Fall 2011 bridal collection has arrived!

8 years ago

Our Fall 2011 bridal collection has arrived!  We are thrilled to be receiving all of the stunning designs that graced […]

‘Tis the season of the bridesmaid!

8 years ago

With spring fast approaching, it is time to be purchase your maids dresses for late summer and fall weddings!  We have […]

Destination Inspiration: Paris

8 years ago

We’re so excited about our Destination Inspirations Event scheduled to take place on Sunday, March 20th from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. We have already […]

you’re invited: destination bridal event

8 years ago

click invitation to enlarge Join us on Sunday, March 20th from 11-3 for an afternoon of inspiration from destinations and […]

Black Swan

8 years ago

With the Oscar’s upon us today, we are waiting with baited breath to see the stunning gowns that will grace […]

Destination Inspiration: New England

8 years ago

We are excited to debut our second destination for ourDestination Inspired Eventon Sunday, March 20th. We hope you’ve saved the […]

Introducing Lilly Pulitzer Bride!

8 years ago

Throughout the ’60s and ’70s, the Lilly Pulitzer line was the uniform of the affluent at play. Today, the brand […]

Bliss Celebrations Cover and Feature

8 years ago

There is a new publication in town, and we are in LOVE!!!!  Bliss Celebrations just launched its premier issue, and […]

Our New Love….

8 years ago

xoxo, TWD

Happy Valentine’s Day!

8 years ago

Valentine’s Day is a day to reflect on who and what you love….. When I think about what I love, […]

New York City Bridal Shoot

8 years ago

In October we were asked by Robert and Kathleen Trenske to style a shoot for their Taking Off Photography Seminar- […]

Ask the Experts~ An Interview with our Head Seamstress

8 years ago

As part our Ask The Experts series, we have interviewed our head seamtress, Penny Barone.  We hope that this post will […]

wedding row wednesday~ Boudior Shoots

8 years ago

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, we thought it the appropriate time to blog about boudoir shoots.  Historically known as a […]

So pretty on Style Me Pretty~Our Ocean House Shoot!

8 years ago

In May of 2010, we were honored to work with a dream team of vendors at the Ocean House in Watch […]

behind the scenes at our Connecticut Bride shoot!

8 years ago

We were honored to be asked by Connecticut Bride to style their first ever fashion spread.  The inspiration for the […]

the royal wedding gown predictions

8 years ago

It is officially 101 days until the royal wedding and the big question, is what will Kate Middleton wear?  I […]

Our shoot featured on the cover of Gala Weddings Magazine!

8 years ago

Of course, my passion is fashion!  When I entered into the bridal industry from the retail fashion world nearly 10 […]

French Inspired Shoot in New Orleans – Part II

8 years ago

This is part 2 of our New Orleans photo shoot!  Feast your eyes on all of the exquisite details!  From […]

new year, new look!

8 years ago

image by Carla Ten Eyck We are getting a new look!  From January 4th – January 18th, our 1st floor […]

cozy fur!

8 years ago

Planning a winter wedding? We have a selection of fur stoles and jackets available for sale and rent! Call for […]

Tying the Knot! ~ Coren Moore and Vineyard Vines!

8 years ago

photo by Bruce Plotkin Coren Moore and Vineyard Vines are tying the knot!  We are please to announce that we […]

Introducing White Carpet Appointments!

8 years ago

xoxo, TWD

a new member of The White Dress family

8 years ago

Introducing… CJ Rizza Born November 18th 4 lbs, 11 oz,  18 inches long Congratulations Lindsay and Jordan!  xoxo, TWD

Beneath The Gown Blow Out Sale!

8 years ago

Beneath The Gown  conveniently located right within our shop is having an amazing sale!  Great gifts for the holidays and […]

Fun Venetucci Pics!

8 years ago

Between Maggie Conley and the photo-booth provided by Photobooth Planet there were some great shots taken at our Venetucci Home Event, […]

Our Romantic Vintage Photo-Shoot is Featured on Brides.com!

8 years ago

Recently, Brides.com featured one of our inspirational photo-shoots: Romantic Vintage.  The style guru’s of Wedding Row , Venetucci Home, Hana […]

Sometimes It Is All Fun And Games…

8 years ago

Last week we blogged about the amazing gowns and trends that we saw at October bridal market.  Bridal market is […]

fall 2011 bridal trends

8 years ago

It has been a week since we returned from bridal market and we are still reeling from all of the […]

back from market!

8 years ago

We are back for bridal market and are totally inspired!  Stay tuned for a runway report with all of the […]

off to bridal market

8 years ago

It is that time of year! We are headed off to New York to discover all of the new exciting […]

melissa sweet and priscilla of boston special offer

8 years ago

image by Carla TenEyck As a special offer for our social networking followers, we are offering 10% off any Melissa […]

calling June and July brides and maids!

8 years ago

There is still time to save on your  Jenny Yoo gown or maids dresses! You can save 10% off of your Jenny Yoo dresses […]

vintage elegance

8 years ago

Our bride Jennifer was married at the elegant Lord Thompson Manor at the beginning of this month.  She looked stunning […]

black and white and beautiful all over!

8 years ago

Vera Wang introduced black into her bridal collection a few seasons back and it has become all the rage! There are […]

country chic at the golden lamb buttery

8 years ago

Recently we were asked by the incredibly talented Carla TenEyck to style a country chic shoot at the Golden Lamb […]

amazing destinations!

8 years ago

I love to travel, and this year have had the amazing opportunity to visit some incredible locations. I wanted to share […]

we are in love!

8 years ago

Check out this stunning new gown that we just received from Melissa Sweet.  And YES, those are ostrich feathers on […]

melissa sweet and priscilla of boston trunk show~ a sweet deal!

8 years ago

2 Amazing Designers~ One Incredible Event Join us September 16th -18th for a Trunk Show featuring Melissa Sweet and Priscilla […]

as seen in Martha!

8 years ago

Have you checked out Martha’s Stewart’s Fall issue yet?  We are in LOVE with the editorials.  Not only is the […]

new lovelies from anne barge

8 years ago

Check out these gorgeous new styles that we just received from Anne Barge!  And, we are drooling over their new […]

featured on Martha Stewart today!

8 years ago

We had the pleasure of sharing a beautiful bride, Allie with Jubilee Events.  Allie’s stunning May Day themed wedding was […]

Pretty Post: Danielle and Johns Colorful Parisian Inspired Fete

8 years ago

Danielle and John were engaged while on a holiday in Paris…. and so it inspired their Parisian fete on June […]

kind words

8 years ago

Recently one of our preferred vendors, talented wedding  photographer Alissa Dineen, became one of our brides!  We have been sharing […]

hot off the press!

8 years ago

Augusta Jones just called us to let us know that for our trunk show this Thrs- Sat, she is sending […]

when life gives you lemons & limes…..

8 years ago

The talented and equally as kind and lovely Justin and Mary Marantz asked us to style one of their photgraphy seminars. The […]

Costa Rica shoot~ Day 1

8 years ago

One of my recent photo shoot adventures was in Costa Rica.  An amazingly talented group of Connecticut based vendors (see below) […]

our new ad!

8 years ago

We are so proud of our latest ad created by two creatives! The image was shoot at the Palace Theatre […]

A bridal photo shoot in Paris~ Part I

8 years ago

At the end of March I had the amazing opportunity to fly off to Paris with my  friends and colleagues, […]

join us for a book signing and trunk show launch!

8 years ago

Join us June 9th from 6-9 pm for a wedding row event! What is wedding row you ask? It is […]

Our Pretty Brides on Style Me Pretty

9 years ago

Inspiration To Reality Our very own real brides Kate and Lindsay were our beautiful models for this inspiration to reality […]

cinco de mayo!

9 years ago

Ms. Teneyck has done it again….. Check out her cinco de mayo inspired photoshoot!!! Makes you want to drink margaritas! […]

the city of love

9 years ago

Last month I had the distinct pleasure of travelling with some old and new friends in the industry to my […]

costa rica baby!

9 years ago

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of travelling to Herradura, Costa Rica with a talented group of individuals […]

2011 bridal trends!

9 years ago

We spent last weekend in New York city at bridal market visiting our designers and see the latest trends for […]

costa rica baby!

9 years ago

My latest photo shoot adventure is in the beautiful country of Costa Rica. As a result of our New Orleans […]

vive Paris!

9 years ago

Paris here I come! I was asked by Robert and Kathleen Trensky to join them for a photography seminar in […]

Pretty Post: Lauren and Carlos’ September Soiree

9 years ago

Our bride Lauran was featured yesterday on style me pretty. (to see the images larger, click the smp link). She […]

Best of 2010!

9 years ago

We were recently named by The Knot as the best of 2010 in the bridal salon category! Thank you to […]

need to get organized in your planning process?

9 years ago

We can help!!! We were just asked by style me pretty to be amongst a handful of vendors that they […]

featured on my kate parker wedding!

9 years ago

Check out our latest post on selecting a gown for your body type on my kate parker wedding! xoxo, TWD

big easy, here we come!

9 years ago

We have a big week of photo shoots ahead! On Friday we will be shooting the inspiration to reality shoot […]

what a ball!

9 years ago

Saturday night Beth attended the annual Fairy Tale Ball to support the Children’s Museum of Southeastern Connecticut. The focus of […]

a designer among us

9 years ago

We just found that designer Anne Barge will be in attendance for our upcoming trunk show on February 5th & […]

are you a bridal newbie?

9 years ago

Newly Engaged? Don’t know where to begin when it comes to shopping for your gown? Photo by Anna Sawin Click […]

winter shoot- behind the scenes!

9 years ago

As you know, we’ve been doing a lot of creative and editorial shoots, some of which were featured in BRIDES […]

featured on my kate parker wedding

9 years ago

Check our Marie Antionette inspired photoshoot that was featured today on My Kate Parker Wedding. It was one of many […]

shoes, colorful shoes!

9 years ago

We loved this spread in a recent issue of Martha Stewart. It inspired us to share some of our favorite […]

so pretty on style me pretty

9 years ago

Friend of TWDBTS and founder of Jubilee events , Candice Dowling had a stunning wedding this summer. The wedding was […]

wedding row wednesday~ happy 1st anniversary!

9 years ago

Brides struggle with what to get their hubbies as a 1st anniversary gift, as the traditional gift for year one […]

holiday wishes

9 years ago

Holiday store hours~ December 24th closed December 25th closed December 26th open by appointment December 29th open by appointment December […]

the winner has been chosen!

9 years ago

We are thrilled to be a part of an inspiration to reality contest with style me pretty. We are collaborating […]

winter love

9 years ago

Recently some friends of TWD participated in a holiday inspired photoshoot on Elihu Island- a private island off of the […]

your shoe prayers have been answered

9 years ago

Introducing Angela Nuran! Angela Nuran shoes are the ultimate solution to a problem that women have endured for ages- Having […]

Holiday Store Hours

9 years ago

photo by Rick Scanlan Photography Regular Store Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday: 10-5 Thurdsay: 12-8 Saturday: 10-4 *Closed~Sundays & Mondays […]

from inspiration to reality

9 years ago

We have been asked again by style me pretty to participate in their ‘inspiration to reality’ contest. Followers have the […]

holiday glitz event

9 years ago

Every bride needs a little sparkle!!!December 15th – 26th we are offering 10% off everything that sparkles~ jewerly, shoes and […]

simple stunning bride

9 years ago

Friend of The White Dress by the shore, esteemed New York City party and event planner, Karen Bussen has just […]

Congrats Jenny and Roberto!

9 years ago

Jennie and Roberto were married on October 17th. Jenny wore a stunning gown by Platinum from Priscilla of Boston and […]

thankful….

9 years ago

After experiencing the loss of Lindsay’s mother this week, we realized that we all have so many things in our […]

in loving memory…..

9 years ago

Jillian Poindexter mother, wife, friend, equestrian…you will be missed. xoxo, TWD

Cute shot!

9 years ago

We just couldn’t resist posting this adorable shot of our bride Kim Smith captured by the talented Steve Depino. xoxo, […]

Cute shot!

9 years ago

We just couldn’t resist posting this adorable shot of our bride Kim Smith captured by the talented Steve Depino. xoxo, […]

Congrats Alex and Diana!

9 years ago

This August we had the absolute pleasure of dressing Diana Pizzolorusso for her wedding to Alex Whitten. She looked stuning […]

Congrats Alex and Diana!

9 years ago

This August we had the absolute pleasure of dressing Diana Pizzolorusso for her wedding to Alex Whitten. She looked stuning […]

cast your vote!

9 years ago

We are trying to select from one of these two amazing images from Carla TenEyck for our new ad for […]

9 years ago

The talented Carrie Roseman did a boudior shoot in our store yesterday featuring the amazing lingerie of our very own […]

more inspiration to reality

9 years ago

I couldn’t resist but to add some additional fashion shots from our style me pretty ‘inspiration to reality’ shoot.fun flowers […]

from inspiration to reality

9 years ago

You may remember that we teamed up with style me pretty on an inspiration board contest where style me pretty […]

back from bridal market

9 years ago

We just returned from bridal market and are so excited about the new gowns that we found! Spring 2010 can […]

wedding row wednesday

9 years ago

Frequently on Wednesdays, we will provide a tip from one of the members of wedding row. Today we thought we’d […]

happy 1st anniversary lindsay!

9 years ago

It is hard to believe that it has been one year since our Lindsay was married. To celebrate her special […]

so pretty on style me pretty!!!

9 years ago

Last week we had the pleasure of collaborating on a vintage inspired photoshoot with photographer Carla Ten Eyck and Candice […]

you wash….i’ll dry

9 years ago

This is a long over due post…This summer we had the pleasure of working with Justin and Mary Marantz on […]

lovely lingerie…..

9 years ago

and fabulous foundations make up Beneath the Gown. Our very own Josie Jolon has created a destination within our boutique […]

southern charm | modern elegance

9 years ago

Quote from Sarah True of True Event (Hillary’s planner and friend of TWD)~ Hillary and Jeff got married in Stonington, […]

invitation inspiration for our DIY brides

9 years ago

our friend Christine Toner of Stonington Design + Paperie has a great concept that we wanted to share with our […]

great shoot~ amazing venue!

9 years ago

We collaborated with Carla Ten Eyck and Candice Dowling on a photoshoot at Tyrone Farm in Pomfret today. I am […]

celebrate the hope for a cure

9 years ago

In honor of those who have battled breast cancer and won, in honor of those who have lost their battle, […]

and the winner is…….

9 years ago

We are thrilled to be collaboring with Style me Pretty on an upcoming photo shoot. Style me pretty recently asked […]

foxy bride at the gershon fox room

9 years ago

Friend of The White Dress by the shore, Candice Dowling of Jubilee Events was married on August 1st in Hartford, […]

our kelley’s wedding~ a sneek peek!

9 years ago

Our sales associate Kelley Marks was married last Saturday in Martha’s Vineyard. The wedding took place at Allen Farm in […]

vintage with a modern twist

9 years ago

We had the absolute pleasure of collaborating with some of the most talented wedding vendors in the industry on a […]

A Vintage Inspired Vermont Wedding

9 years ago

Our bride Jill Scofield was married on August 1st and had a lovely tent reception at the Castle Hill Resort […]

Jennie Fresa Beauty Library joins The White Dress by the shore

9 years ago

The talented Jennie Fresa has opened her beauty library in a historic home adjacent to The White Dress by the […]

stunning bride

9 years ago

check out these stunning images of our bride Joanne Bonanno who was married on August 15th. Joanne’s gown is ‘Becca’ […]

New Jenny Yoo Promotions!

9 years ago

Let your bridesmaids be your ‘something blue’!!! Now through August 31st, Jenny Yoo is extending an additional 10% off to […]

Accessories Event!

9 years ago

photos courtsey: maggie conley, raw photo and justin marantz July 21st ~ August 1st Receive 10% off any accessories in […]

Catering Advice

9 years ago

Following is the second in our ask the expert series. Friend of The White Dress by the shore, the amazing […]

flower power

9 years ago

Prints are currently hot for bridesmaids! This vintage inspired floral print by Kathlin Argiro (who we happen to be having […]

let your flower girl play dress up!

9 years ago

We carry an adorable line of flower girls called Dress Up by Annie Girl. The concept is that you take […]

not only love lasts forever

9 years ago

Join us for a Winters and Rain Veil and Accessories Trunk Show~ Friday, June 26th ~ 11-7Saturday June 27th ~ […]

love in the mist

9 years ago

Our good friend Victoria Sorenson from Gourmet Galley married her true love, Tim on May 16th. The wedding took place […]

new haven lawn club photo shoot!

9 years ago

Last Tuesday we had the opportunity to participate in an amazing photo shoot at the New Haven Lawn Club . […]

why hire a wedding planner?

9 years ago

This is a first in our “Ask the Experts Series”. Periodically we will interview some of the top wedding professionals […]

pretty on style me pretty

9 years ago

Event planner Candice Dowling from Jubilee Events is a friend of The White Dress by the shore AND one of […]

the classic new england bride

9 years ago

We were just updating our website with images of some of our latest arrivals and I felt so inspired by […]

hot mamas!

9 years ago

Last Tuesday we were honored to be included in the first annual fashion show at the Clinton Country Club. Members […]

glamour and glitz

9 years ago

Don’t miss the Maria Elena Accessories Trunk Show that we are hosting this weekend. There are still a few spots […]

sunflowers and linen!

9 years ago

Here is a stunning bride of ours that was married last weekend. Her name is Tara Nicotra. The gown was […]

3 amazing lines ~ one event

10 years ago

Vineyard, Reverie and Jewel Trunk ShowApril 23rd – 26th | by appointment A 10% discount will be granted off of […]

your wedding needs under one roof ~ almost

10 years ago

We are excited to announce that we have added two amazing businesses to our space! Our lovely and talented seamstress […]

be engaged

10 years ago

We have teamed up with our dear friend Christine Toner from Stonington Design + Paperie to create a series of […]

weddings | the creative process

10 years ago

We are so excited to announce the details behind this incredible event that True and Wesson with Special Guest Speaker […]

be engaged

10 years ago

We have teamed up with our dear friend Christine Toner from Stonington Design + Paperie to create a series of […]

bridal market

10 years ago

We recently attended bridal market to view the latest designs for Fall 2009. We are often asked if there is […]