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The store is like a museum full of amazing dresses, super clean, and provides a first-class experience.

“If you want a dress that is fashion-forward: THIS IS YOUR STORE. I went to several shops, but nothing compared to the selection at Serendipity. Kayte was honest, creative, and made me feel comfortable. I personally have very few “must haves” for my wedding, but looking and feeling confident in my dress is the ONE thing I care about- and thank goodness for Serendipity, because they made that a reality. The store is like a museum full of amazing dresses, super clean, and provides a first-class experience.”

– Madeline F. 
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Throughout the process Kayte talked me through the designs and fabrics of each gown…which was super empowering.

I had a great experience at Serendipity Bridal and working with Kayte. I went in with my mom and two friends when I was in town visiting. It was the only bridal shop I went to because I found my perfect dress there, which completely shocked me because I went in with very little idea of what I wanted. We picked out several different styles, the range of styles they offer is excellent, and Kayte helped me figure out what it was I liked and disliked about each style. I left my first hour-long appointment without having made a decision but when I returned the following day, Kayte picked out 5 more gorgeous dresses to try on. I ended up falling in love with the one that she saved for last (she totally knew it would be the one). She is a great listener and I wouldn’t have been able to make a decision without her guidance and expertise.

Throughout the process Kayte talked me through the designs and fabrics of each gown so I felt like I was building up my vocabulary to understand and describe dresses, which was super empowering. I really care about knowing where the clothes I buy come from and Kayte was able to talk about the designers and the shops where the gowns are made. She has a wealth of knowledge and passion about the bridal gown industry. She obviously only orders from designers that make quality garments. If you’re an ethical fashionista/bride, this would be a great bridal shop for you.

I would recommend this shop to anyone. It’s gorgeous, roomy, bright, and clean inside. They have very classic styles, the latest trends, and colorful and unique dresses. But most of all, they’ll make you feel comfortable, stress-free, and special.

– Alex C.

Here you aren’t paying for the brand, you’re paying for the quality of the dress.

“After visiting three other bridal salons in Austin before Serendipity, I had narrowed it down to two possible dresses to wear for my wedding.

But after trying on the first dress at Serendipity, those dresses were no longer in consideration. I ended up loving all four dresses that I tried on here the most, and as soon as I put on the last dress, I knew!

They have dresses of all costs and designs, but what I love about them is the uniqueness and attention to detail! I ended up with a dress that I never would have originally thought about myself wearing, but I LOVE!

The team was all extremely nice and made me and my group feel very welcome, and Kayte was so helpful in helping me find the perfect dress AND veil.

Here you aren’t paying the for the brand, you’re paying for the quality of the dress. I can’t wait to get married in my dress!!”

– Brooke C.
Brooke C wedding photo

I was pleasantly surprised by the many interesting, unique, and fashion-forward dresses.

“I had a wonderful experience at Serendipity. I have very specific tastes, but I was pleasantly surprised by the many interesting, unique, and fashion-forward dresses there (in addition to many beautiful, more traditional gowns). I went to every major bridal boutique in Austin – Julian Gold, Blush, Blue, Unbridaled – but I was most impressed by the range of selection available at Serendipity. Additionally, I was so happy with the customer service. I worked with Kayte on both of my two appointments. Kayte was very quick to intuit that I was interested in a more laid-back vibe and engaged with me accordingly, including when I found my dress. She understood my style and was incredibly helpful in pulling dresses for me to consider and also in offering me her honest opinion when I solicited it. If you’re looking at dresses, you should absolutely prioritize a visit to Serendipity!”

– Jenny J.

We still can not believe how easy…this whole process was for, not one, but TWO BRIDES.

“My wife and I had the absolute greatest experience at Serendipity Bridal! We made an appointment with them approximately 6 months before our wedding date of 2.2.2020 (we were definitely cutting it close)!

We were a little apprehensive with our whole wedding dress search as we are a same sex couple and did not know how the process would work with two brides searching for dresses together and/or how we would be received at a bridal shop. More importantly, my wife and I were both VERY selective on the styles of dresses that we both wanted to wear, so we knew it might be a challenge to find our perfect dresses in a short amount of time.

Well Serendipity Bridal exceeded our expectations as we were received with nothing but LOVE, excitement, acceptance, and open arms!! Nichole and Kayte were so AMAZING to work with, as they were warm, funny, genuine, caring, attentive to our needs, and very knowledgeable in their craft! We felt so at ease with them, they were like family to us, and they made our wedding dress search incredibly seamless!
We were both able to find our DREAM DRESSES on our FIRST and ONLY visit! There was NO need to make appointments anywhere else! We still can not believe how easy and (non-dramatic) this whole process was for, not one, but TWO BRIDES. So from the bottom of our hearts, THANK YOU Serendipity Bridal for making our wedding dress dreams come true! Nothing but LOVE for you guys!”

– JoAnne M.
Joanne bridal wedding photo

The salon rooms, mirror lighting, music (great playlist!) were far better than any other salon I had been to.

“Serendipity Bridal wins! I went to 5-6 salons before this and was feeling very discouraged. Anne was the perfect consultant — she made me feel very comfortable and not rushed. She was great at asking the right questions to help me narrow down what I was looking for. The dress selection was a range of styles and prices. The salon rooms, mirror lighting, music (great playlist!) were far better than any other salon I had been to. When I came back to for my second appointment, the General Manager, Kayte, was so engaged and helped me envision exactly how the tailoring would work with the particular dress. Once I decided on the dress she shared the story of the dress designer and her inspiration for her work and my dress specifically. She also shared that Serendipity supports smaller designers whom are engaged more directly. I would highly recommend Serendipity to all brides-to-be’s!

– Erin B.

I felt very heard and valued, and I was at ease the entire time.

“I said yes to my dress here! Kayte was amazing and helped me through the entire process. This was everything I wanted out of my experience and more. I felt very heard and valued, and I was at ease the entire time. I cannot wait to wear my dress, it made me even more eager for my wedding day. Thank you Kayte!!!”

– Makenzie 
Mackenzie wedding photo

Not only was their staff great but the store itself was beautiful, too!

“I just got my dress from Serendipity Bridal last week and my experience there was WONDERFUL! My first 2 appointments at other places in Austin that day were, okay. But the other places didn’t let me feel like I had any control of the appointment and what gowns I wanted to try on. Kayte let me pick out some and after she could tell what style I was going for she was able to pull a few too, and walk the store with me to help until I found the perfect one. Kayte was SO sweet and SO helpful, I cannot say enough good things about her! Not only was their staff great but the store itself was beautiful, too! Great selection of gowns at reasonable prices, great lighting, lots of space for people like me who have posses with them for any bridal events, and that had great champagne, too. Overall a fabulous experience and I’m so glad I held out til the end of the day for them. I would HIGHLY recommend them to anyone!!

– Peyton R.

A really wonderful experience…

“I had a really wonderful experience at Serendipity Bridal, and ended up purchasing my dress here! I went to a few other spots in town, and Serendipity was by far my favorite. The dressing area is large with cozy lighting, and comfortably sat the 4 people I brought along with me. Kayte helped zip me up, and offered really helpful information about fit, materials, timelines (and is just a fun & nice person all around). I fell in love with the top of one dress and the bottom of another (from the same designer), and they coordinated combining the two into a single garment. My dress came in yesterday and it’s absolutely perfect. Thanks y’all! Much love.

– Mary Rose W.
MaryRose & Sam wedding photo

she listened to every single word I said, analyzed it, and personalized my experience to help me find something perfect for me. 

“I had the most fantastic experience at Serendipity with Kayte. She was warm, helpful, insightful, and super fun from the very beginning. She listened to every single word I said, analyzed it, and personalized my experience to help me find something perfect for me. I had a style of dress in mind, and not only did she do an amazing job of finding dresses that fit my vision exactly, but she also expertly teased out what I really wanted without me even knowing it! She struck a fantastic balance between helping me find what I wanted to see, and also pushing the boundaries of my vision based on what she was hearing me say. My favorite dress was something I never would have considered if it weren’t for her fabulous eye for what looks good on someone. I’m a terrible decision maker, but Kayte made the process so much easier by asking all the right questions to help me navigate my own thoughts and desires.”

– Madison B. 

I felt very comfortable and not overwhelmed…

“I absolutely loved my experience at Serendipity Bridal! They had beautiful gowns of all different types and a great selection. My consultant Nichole, was fantastic and really made me feel like she was totally invested in me and helping me find my dream dress. I loved the fact that she would ask me questions before opening the curtain to show everyone else, giving me a second to process how I was feeling before hearing everyone else’s opinion. I think this really helped me figure out which ones I did and didn’t love. I felt very comfortable and not overwhelmed with her, so the experience was like no other. It was honestly so good I wish I could have taken her to the next dress shop I went to. I would definitely recommend Serendipity to any future brides!

– Jerika B. 

the whole process left me feeling pampered, beautiful, and affirmed.

“My experience at Serendipity was well-worth the five-star rating. The staff were welcoming, their selection was gorgeous and wide-ranging, and the whole process left me feeling pampered, beautiful, and affirmed.

One thing that stood out to me was that Kayte allowed plenty of time for me to try on each gown and even told me interesting facts about the designers during the process. This made the whole process feel like more than just shopping for a dress, something I really appreciated.

I highly recommend checking Serendipity out. They offer a great experience and once you’re there chances are you’ll find a gown that’s right for you!

– Elizabeth P.

…exactly what I was envisioning.

“Jill and Katie were the absolute best. My experience was so special and I felt so at ease! They were able to help me find exactly what I was envisioning and tailor it to my personality! I would recommend this bridal shop to every bride!

– Kennedy L.

I thought I already had my dress picked out until I came to Serendipity Bridal.

“I thought I already had my dress picked out until I came to Serendipity Bridal. It was such a fun experience, the shop was beautiful, and I wouldn’t have found the most PERFECT dress if it wasn’t for Jill. She paid so much attention to what I was saying and was able to find a dress that fit every little thing I was looking for. And we even got a cute champagne toast when I said yes to my dress! 10/10 would recommend!

– Jacy P.

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