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Best Special Occasion Dress Boutiques

January 12, 2011 11:40 AM

Are you in the market for an amazing special occasion dress? Whether it be for prom, graduation, cocktail party, wedding or just a night on the town, don’t fret, we got you covered. This is a list of the “Best Special Occasion Dress Boutiques” in the Sacramento Area. Why settle for something at a local department store that someone else may have on at the same event? Check out these boutiques, and remember, there is that one amazing dress out there waiting for you!

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Madam Butterfly

500 Pavilions Ln (on Fair Oaks Blvd. near Howe Ave.)
Sacramento, CA.
(916) 920-1220

Madam Butterfly is where the hip and trendy ladies shop for special occasion pieces. What’s extremely surprising about this posh boutique is the amount of merchandise that they carry in the store. Whether you’re in the market for a cocktail dress, something to wear to a wedding, or just a special little number to wear on Valentine’s Day, Madam Butterfly has what you’re looking for. Besides carrying some of the best brands and trends in special occasion dresses, the store also houses fashionable handbags, jewelry and other accessories to complete your special occasion

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5362 H Street
Sacramento, CA.
(916) 454-2900

This locally owned, East Sacramento boutique is a treasure chest for special occasion cocktail dresses. Unlike many Sacramento department stores, Serendipity offers a plethora of brands which you may find in big cities and upscale stores. Not only does this store sell some trendy pieces of clothing, they also carry jewelry, handbags, lingerie and specialty gifts to go with that special occasion dress of your dreams.

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Sugar Shack

2425 J Street
Sacramento, CA.
(916) 447-4435

If you’re a fan of Krazy Mary’s Boutique, you’ll love their sister store Sugar Shack. Sugar Shack targets the younger crowd with its uber hip, trendy dress selections for any budget. The boutique carries a wide variety accessories, most made by local designers. The staff is extremely knowledgeable and is more than willing to help you pick out that special dress for any occasion. Be sure to pick up a “Frequent Shopper” card, which is good for 25% off one item after 10 blocks of $50 purchases are made. Krazy Mary is also known for hanging around Sugar Shack, and if she has something in the back that just came in that isn’t on the floor, she is more than willing to grab it for you if she thinks you are the right match. Go ahead, visit the Shack!!!

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Britt Steele

2220 J Street Suite #5
Sacramento, CA.
(916) 441-0000

Need a dress for that summer wedding, graduation, fun vacation, or date night? Then hurry down to Britt Steele Boutique for all your special occasion needs. Britt Steele carries all the latest styles in occasion dresses. The boutique can also special order something in your specific size, as well as do easy alterations to get just the right fit. So, if you’re looking for a warm, relaxed shopping experience be sure to visit Britt Steele Boutique.

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Tres Chic Boutique

2228 J Street
Sacramento, CA.
(916) 444-3668

Women young and old rave over the special occasion dress selection at Tres Chic Boutique. The boutique boasts that they are “Your Sacramento Prom, Pageant and LBD dress headquarters.” Tres Chic Boutique is located in the heart of the Midtown Boutique District and has been specializing in young ladies’ event attire for more than 15 years. Tres Chic Boutique has an onsite seamstress who will custom fit your dress. One amazing thing that Tres Chic is known to do, is never sell the same dress going to the same prom, so fear not ladies! So, go ahead, be Tres Chic in one of Tres Chic Boutique’s special occasion dresses.

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Krazy Mary's Boutique

3230 Folsom Blvd.
Sacramento, CA.
(916) 442-MARY(6279)

Looking for the perfect prom dress? How about something to wear to an upcoming wedding? Krazy Mary’s is the place to go for all of your special occasion dress needs. The quaint boutique located in East Sacramento, carries a variety of fashionable women’s clothing in a wide range of prices. There you will find unique and fashion-forward items, which you won’t be able to find at department stores in the area. Krazy Mary’s also carries fashionable artistic handbags, jewelry and other accessories. The staff is extremely informative, friendly and helpful without being too pushy. Also, you might catch Krazy Mary herself in the store to help you pick out that special occasion dress of your dreams!

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