We stock thousands of dresses because we care about stocking the one dress you’ll love. Come explore a wonderland of gorgeous gowns hand-selected for their unique appeal – The Dress Boutique has hundreds of options for every body type, every sense of style and every occasion. We can’t wait to help you find a dress that will make you feel comfortable, confident and dazzling on your special day!
American designer Tony Bowls specializes in eveningwear designs that are glamorous, sophisticated and distinctive. His ensembles feature elements like hand embroidery, beading and luxurious fabrics.
Popular in the pageant world, Tony Bowls is the Official Designer for the Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Pageant and was the 2014 Official Miss America Evening Gown Designer. He’s also highly regarded in prom and social occasion wear and holds two DEBI Awards for “Prom Designer of the Year.” Tony Bowl’s designs have appeared on America Idol, the CMA Awards, Bravo’s “Real Housewives” and many other popular shows.
Evocative of the French aesthetic and a European sense of beauty, Alyce Paris presents fresh and innovative looks that feature impeccable tailoring, design and construction.
Alyce Paris is based in Chicago but its founder, Alyce Hamm, was born in France and trained in couture and costume design at the prestigious Paris Ecole de Couture. Since its founding in 1967, Alyce Paris has won many industry awards and has been recognized for “Distinguished Excellence” in the design and production of prom, bridal and special occasion gowns.
Sherri Hill’s collections are designed to enhance and accentuate the best features of every woman with a focus on fashion-forward styling and wearability.
The brand initially gained popularity after Miss USA, Miss Universe and Miss America contestants won titles in Sherri Hill gowns. Now, the beautiful fabrics and innovative cuts that distinguish Sherri Hill designs have made it a favorite for prom and special occasion dresses and a popular choice for celebrities like, Ariana Grande, Selena Gomez and Kendall Jenner.
Rachel Allan designs gowns for prom, homecoming, cocktail, social occasion, pageant and couture. Based in the US, the brand combines distinctive design and exceptional quality in dresses that feature vibrant colors and stunning fabric combinations.
There are several lines included in the Rachel Allan brand: Rachel Allan includes prom and homecoming dresses with vivacious details; Rachel Allan Princess offers affordability; Rachel Allan Curves features plus-sized gowns that compliment a range of body types; Rachel Allan Prima Donna is designed especially for the pageant stage; and other lines feature cocktail dresses, short dresses and couture creations.
Born in India, designer Mac Duggal’s aesthetic combines the opulence and drama of his homeland with a contemporary sensibility. Featuring feminine detailing, sleek silhouettes and intricate draping, MacDuggal gowns are timeless, exquisite and echo the strength and beauty of those who wear them.
The MacDuggal brand is popular all over the world and has been sported by trendsetters including Gwyneth Paltrow, Eva Longoria, Khloe Kardashian, Shakira and Aretha Franklin. Mac Duggal won the DIVA 1988 Fashion Award for Designer of the Year in the Prom/Pageant category and ever since, his designs have become a staple for special occasions.
Based in Texas, Sean Collection gowns have been featured in Seventeen, TeenProm, People, Glamour, Allure, YM, WWD and many other publications. They’ve also appeared on popular TV shows like Gossip Girl, Glee and High School Musical II.
Sean Collection pieces are ideal for prom, homecoming or general eveningwear and feature details like intricate beading, satin and tulle.
The work of New York-based designer Madeline Gardner, Morilee designs are effortlessly elegant and feature elements like elaborate beading, delicate lacework and form-fitting silhouettes.
Morilee offers a number of bridal collections as well as Madeline Gardner’s Prom Collection, which features flirty and edgy dress that encapsulate effortless cool; and the Mori Lee Evening Dress collection, which features sophisticated and sensual materials like crepe, chiffon, organza and lace.
Born in the heart of New York City, Faviana’s designs exude the city’s intoxicating energy and diverse aesthetic. The brand exists to help women celebrate themselves during life’s most special moments.
Faviana designs are bold and confident, synthesizing diverse inspiration across art and design into pieces that are romantic and edgy but, above all, glamorous. Different creations are perfect for prom, eveningwear, parties, pageant, cocktail, glamour, homecoming, graduation and other special occasions.
Blush Prom dresses are unique and on-trend, featuring beadwork, delicate detailing and modern silhouettes. The brand won Best Prom Collection at the Bridal Awards 2015 and features a wide variety of designs to complement different body types and diverse style preferences.
The La Femme collection includes designs for prom, homecoming, pageant, cocktail parties and other special occasions. It is known for dresses with simple elegance in luxurious fabrics with intricate details, tasteful embellishments and clean construction.
La Femme fashions have graced many a stage and red carpet with celebrities like Taylor Swift, Jordan Sparks and Carrie Underwood wearing designs.
A 20-year staple of the evening and prom gown industry, Jolene dresses originate in the Garment District of downtown Los Angeles. The brand offers a variety of sleek cocktail dresses, sophisticated gowns and eye-catching ensembles.
Josh and Jazz dresses have been made in the heart of the Garment District in downtown Los Angeles for over 20 years. They’re known for dresses that are distinctive and dramatic in cuts that flatter the female form.
Jasz Couture dresses and gowns are stunningly sexy and brilliantly beautiful. Known for its signature cut-out designs and frequently featured in magazines like Seventeen and Teen Prom, Jasz dresses combine innovative design with an attention to the female form to make looks – and nights – that are unforgettable.
The best part? This is just the beginning. The Dress Boutique at Merle Norman Burlington has hundreds more dresses by Sherri Hill and other designers you’ll love. We also have 30 years’ experience helping every customer find the dress of her dreams – that means every woman, every occasion, every body type and every sense of style. Come visit The Dress Boutique at Merle Norman Burlington and we’ll show you!