About The White Dress by the shore
The White Dress by the shore
redefines the couture bridal shopping experience. We offer chic couture and accessories for brides, mothers and maids in the quaint atmosphere of an antique home on the Connecticut Shoreline.

Our passion is to make the experience of a bride purchasing her wedding gown as memorable as the day that she wears it. With that in mind, our boutique hours are always by appointment, so that our talented stylists may provide our clients with an intimate, personalized experience. At The White Dress by the shore, our goal is to help the bride-to-be and all of the important women in her life to find the perfect ensembles to complement their unique personal style.

About Beth Chapman
BETH CHAPMAN, bridal boutique owner and fashion stylist, is a veteran of the retail industry. She spent 10 years working in the corporate office of Ann Taylor, where she served as a Vice President of Merchandising. Beth’s love of exquisite fabrics and feminine details, along with her sincere desire to create a memorable shopping experience for brides, compelled her to launch The White Dress by the shore, a luxury bridal boutique on the Connecticut shoreline in 2004. Her expertise in fabrications and garment fit and her love of bridal couture, allow her to assist clients in selecting the perfect attire for their wedding. Recognized for her dedication to her business, family and community service, Beth was selected as one of the 5 finalists for the 2006 Connecticut Working Woman of the Year. Beth’s extraordinary fashion sense has led to her styling photo shoots throughout the world. She is co-author of The White Dress in Color, an inspirational coffee table book filled with photographs that celebrate the creative spirit through beautiful bridal stories and innovative planning tips from industry experts. Her styling work has also been seen in: Inside Weddings Magazine Grace Ormonde, La Bella Bride, BrideLIFE Magazine, BRIDES Magazine, WellWed Magazine, The Connecticut Bride, Bliss Celebrations, Gala Weddings, Southern New England Weddings Magazine, style me pretty and 100 Layer Cake, among others. Beth resides in Guilford, Connecticut with her husband Mark, her two children and their dog Pickles. To read more about her love of styling, visit The Musings of a Stylist.

Beth Chapman created The White Dress by the shore a decade ago, out of a sincere desire to create the ultimate wedding shopping experience for her brides. It is her belief that shopping for your wedding gown should be an intimate and memorable experience – one that is everything you’ve dreamed of, but nothing you would expect.

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