Maggie Sottero

October is Sample Sale Month!

It is every brides dream come true; sample sales! All throughout the month of October Dora Grace is selling our samples for amazing prices!

I know some of you are probably questioning purchasing a sample gown compared to just buying a brand new gown. Here are some questions and concerns that I will address:


1. Sample […]


Maggie Sottero Trunk Show

New Arrivals!

We are loving, LOV-ING the new dress arrivals we’re getting from the Fall collections! Check out these beauties here first, but definitely come visit us to see them in person.  We might even take a break from trying them on ourselves!

Buyer Beware – Knockoff Websites

Everyone loves a good bargain, but at what cost?  The formals industry has quickly become the next luxury good to be the victim of Chinese knock-offs and the internet has made it extremely easy for buyers to be lured into a great deal.

We were doing some research of our own and came across this […]

Maggie Sottero Fall 2013

We are thrilled to preview Maggie’s new line with you (available this summer at Dora Grace!).  Lots of new shapes and styles.  Here are a couple of our favorites, but you can view even more over at

Buying Off the Rack vs. Special Order

When brides begin to look for dresses they are faced with a few different options:

Buy a new gown that is special ordered
Buy a new gown off the rack
Buy a gently used consigned gown

Each of these offer their own benefits and it’s a good idea to know where you fit in preference and budget-wise.  Many […]

Lotsa Lace!

All of our clients are going crrrrrazy for lace so we are excited to share some of our lovely new lace gowns we have been receiving in the store.

The Kyra from Maggie Sottero has been a big hit with brides because, not only is it gorgeous, but it is also lightweight and has a teeny train […]

karen + matthew

Bride Karen chose the perfect Maggie Sottero wedding dress for her Hawaiian destination wedding.  Style “JD1430″ with its lightweight stretch satin fabric and beautifully ornate neckline is a great style for an elegant beach wedding.


lisa + kevin

Lisa and Kevin were married in October at the beautiful Della Terra Mountain Chateau in Estes Park.  She chose to keep her gown simple and let the gorgeous natural backdrop speak for itself.  The “Teracina” by Maggie Sottero was the obvious choice with is slimming chiffon line and beading at the waist and corset.