5 Black Wedding Dress Designers You Should Be Wearing Down the Aisle

Are you a Black Bride, (or know someone) who is also interested in supporting a Black wedding dress designer on your big day?

Check out our curated list for the top 5 Black designers that you should be wearing on your big day. The designers listed below are worth supporting not only because they’re black but also because their wedding gowns are truly gorgeous.

You can thank me later.

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JEAN RALPH THURIN

Haitian-American, Jean-Ralph Thurin, runs his bridal salon in Somerville, NJ along with his wife. He specializes in custom and ready to wear dresses for all occasions.


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PANTORA BRIDAL

Brooklyn based designer, Andrea Pitter, specializes in beautiful and glamorous wedding gowns. She even designed three dresses for her own wedding day.


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BRIDES BY NONA 

Atlanta based designer Nneka Alexander specializes in custom made bridal as well as bridesmaid options.


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AMSALE 

Ethiopian-born Amsale Aberra‘s bridal brand Amsale offers simple and modern wedding dress and bridesmaid designs. Their flagship store is in NYC and is also sold in Nordstrom.


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ANDREA IYAMAH BRIDAL

If you’re interested in a fabulous custom look then you need to check out ANDREA IYAMAH BRIDAL. Originally a Canadian-based swimwear line, the company now designs custom contour bridal wear.


*This Article was originally posted on Black Nuptials. Head on over to the site to discover all things weddings, curated for African American and Multicultural Brides & Couples.

Ash Renee

Ash Renee, is a practicing real estate attorney & broker in NYC. Ash loves exploring the NYC restaurant, fashion and social scene. When Ash is not practicing law or writing on her blog, she can be found immersed in a good book.