Boutique Bridal Gowns & Affordable Wedding Dresses Springfield Illinois

A wedding gown is something every bride imagines since the beginning of their engagement. Whether you’re looking for a traditional ball gown with layers of lace and satin or a modern mermaid style that shows off your beautiful curves, Gowns Bridal & Formal Wear in Springfield, IL has a variety of wedding gown styles and designs for you to choose from. We are one of the leading bridal boutiques in the Central IL area due to our affordable prices, a wide selection of dresses and sizes, and an experienced team of stylists to make every bride’s visit unforgettable. Schedule an appointment with someone from our team to help you find your forever gown by calling our shop today!

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Our Signature Collection

Be prepared to fall in love. Our selection of Gowns Signature dresses range from classic, simple crepe to beaded over the top gowns, Our mission is provide all brides with a range of styles to try. We hear, “I love the variety you have,” all the time. We understand that what you think you may love, may not actually be what you vibe with.

Even though we offer our signature collections at an affordable price, we offer two payment plan options for brides with a budget. When you stop in for your scheduled styling appointment, don’t forget to ask about our payment plan options. View our signature collections when you stop by our boutique in Springfield, IL – we can’t wait to help you say yes to the dress!

In-Stock Gowns

Our selection of in-stock gowns is constantly changing. We are always looking for the best dresses and the most affordable price from local bridal shops and renowned manufacturers. At Gowns Bridal & Formal Wear, we aren’t like your normal boutique store; our shop carries numerous designers and a variety of sizes and styles that are UNDER $1,500. You can count on our in-stock dresses to be beautiful and affordable.

Since the inventory changes quickly, we encourage you to visit our social media to see available dresses.

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Bride and groom holding hands as they walk on the grass, looking at each other and smiling

Plus Size Gowns

At Gowns Bridal & Formal Wear, we know that beauty comes in all shapes and sizes, that’s why we are proud to offer a variety of plus-size gowns up to size 38! It has always been our passion to help beautiful brides find the dress of their dreams for their big day, and our collections do not disappoint. We work with manufacturers, designers, and other bridal stores, hand-picking items to be featured in a signature collection at our boutique in Springfield, IL. This is how we make sure that our plus-size gowns are affordable and exactly what our clients are looking for before they even set foot in our shop. Browse through our plus-size gowns when you make an appointment with an experienced stylist today.

Frequently Asked Questions

Great question! Off the rack means the dress you try on is the dress you buy. You simply buy the dress that day, we make it easy on you. We call them our IN-STOCK bridal gowns.

Girl! We can’t give away our secrets! A lot of the gowns come from manufactures and other bridal stores. Just know we work around the clock to find the BEST dresses for you.

None of our gowns have been worn. A lot of them are brand new. However, some are sample gowns. This is how we get the best deals and can allow for great pricing.

We recommend appointments but do not require them. A good heads-up goes a long way!

In early 2020 we added our GOWNS Signature Collection. Which are hand-selected gowns from up and coming designers or private labels.. These dresses are incredible and can be ordered in sizes 2-38. Make an appointment to see this collection.

No but we can offer you a list of places in town.

We sure do. Come in and see what your options are! We think you’ll be surprised at how affordable the gowns are.

Of course! While wedding dresses remain our heart and soul, we also offer a great selection of homecoming and prom gowns. We also have a great boutique of some of the best items around. Most of our items have something to do with weddings but we do have some other stuff! Make sure to check out our Facebook for up-to-date information.

YES! If you need to come in at a time the shop is not open, please allow us 2 weeks to make sure a staff member can be here to assist you. We are here to help.

No. All gowns are sold as-is and cannot be returned or exchanged so please look it over carefully before purchasing!

All the time. We try and get new gowns every couple of weeks, so if there is a dress you have in mind, please let us know and we can see if we can find it for less!

Did You Say I Do?
Send Us Pics in Your Gown!

Our stylists would love to see you and your dress on the big day! If you’re interested in sending us your wedding photos for our social media and website, pick your favorite pics and upload them below.