We all appreciate being treated like a queen while selecting a dress we hope to be crowned in. Pageant retailers can really make or break the shopping experience for your dream dress.
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We asked our readers to tell us who the very best in pageant stores were for 2017 and they have spoken! These 10 retailers went above and beyond to make sure their pageant contestant customers had the best experience while shopping with them!
Top 10 Pageant Stores of 2017
10. Joann’s Prom and Pageant Things
Joann’s Prom and Pageant Things is located in Union City, Tennessee, and is a favorite store for many southern pageant girls. It is the official wardrobe sponsor for the Miss Tennessee, Miss Tennessee’s Outstanding Teen, Mrs. Tennessee America, Mrs. Mississippi America, Miss Tennessee USA, Miss Georgia USA and Miss Mississippi USA pageants. (Read: Why Pageant Dress Shopping is More Than Dress Shopping)
9. Proms, Pageants, & Pretty Things
Proms, Pageants, & Pretty Things is located in Roanoke, Virginia, and has previously been featured in The Knot. Among the trained staff at Proms, Pageants, & Pretty Things is Arielle Saige, President of the Winners Circle pageant coaching business. Having an expert in pageantry and pageant coaching allows the team at Proms, Pageants, & Pretty Things to help you select your next winning gown!
8. Dazzle Boutique
Dazzle Boutique is located in Oxford and Waterbury, Connecticut, and carries dresses, shoes, swimwear and other pageant necessities. It carries designers Alyce Paris, Ellie Wilde, MacDuggal, Sherri Hill, Rachel Allan and more. Dazzle is a one-stop shop for all your pageant wants and needs!
Noell is located in Los Angeles, California, and carries designers such as Jovani, Sherri Hill, Terani Couture, David Meister, Badgley Mischka and more. Recently, Noell was listed on the LA Times, “Treasures of LA” list. It is one of the largest prom and pageant retailers on the West Coast! (Read: 3 Pageant Dress Commandments Every Girl Should Learn)
6. Le Chic
Le Chic Prom & Pageant Boutique is located in Muscatine, Iowa, and first opened its doors over five years ago. This store has outfitted many titleholders from the across the Midwest in the Miss America, Miss America’s Outstanding Teen, Miss USA and Miss Teen USA pageants. With a large selection of major designers collections, you are sure to find your perfect dress here!
5. Lola B
Lola B Boutique is located in Southaven, Mississippi, and was opened in 2011. Its staff has helped many pageant girls find the perfect dress for them and the system that they are competing in. Lola B has everything from evenings gown to jumpsuits!
Regalia Magnificent Apparel is located in Orlando, Florida and has been wardrobing local, state and national pageant winners since 1989. Regalia is the official wardrobe sponsor for Miss America’s Outstanding Teen, Miss Florida, Miss Colorado, Miss Pennsylvania, Mrs. Florida International, Mrs. Florida United States and Mrs. Florida America. With a specialty in pageantry, Regalia also keeps up with the latest fashion trends!
3. Bridal Elegance
Bridal Elegance is located in Ottawa, Illinois, and is the Midwest’s largest bridal, prom and pageant store. It carries designers MacDuggal, Sherri Hill, Johnathan Kayne and more. If you’re looking for a show-stopping dress for your next pageant, Bridal Elegance may have exactly what you’re looking for.
Henri’s has two locations in Columbus and Minerva, Ohio. The two Henri’s locations carry designers such as Mori Lee, Jovani, JVN, Sherri Hill, Rachel Allan and more. Not only do the stores carry the latest and hottest dress designers, they carry beautiful jewelry and shoes to match any dress you find.
1. Ashley Rene’s Prom and Pageant
Ashley Rene’s Prom and Pageant is located in Elkhart, Indiana, and is the leading prom and pageant retailer in the state. The store has a 5,000-square-foot showroom with a 30-foot runway inside. Ashley Rene’s is the sole Sherri Hill Couture and Stefanie Somer retailer in all of Indiana and also sell brands like Rachel Allan, Ellie Wilde, Farina, Mac Duggal, ASHLEYlauren and more.
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