We support local business & community. Hidden gems all too often stay hidden. Please support the small business owners who live and work in your community.
Louise Austrie — seamstress on Grand Avenue overlooking Lake Merritt, city of Oakland.
Ginkgo Alterations + Design — service for brides in search of a laid-back alterations experience. Charming studio nestled in the Gilman district of Berkeley.
Tailor Maid - hip and knowledgeable resource for brides in San Francisco.
Norge Cleaners — located on San Pablo Avenue, city of Albany. A family run establishment; ask for Janice, the shop owner, or Lisa, the talented seamstress if you need gown alterations.
Alison Schopmeyer — photographer and graphic designer. Alison publishes your wedding photos on a custom built website for you. Bicoastal, New York & Bay Area.
Breathe Day Spa — the only 'Green Certified' spa in Oakland, located on Piedmont Avenue. Our customers receive 10% off spa services. Ultrasonic facials, waxing, threading, skin care, massage and v-steams.
Fourth Street Shops — vibrant retail district making up the only true shopping nexus the famed college town has. Emerald City Gowns is located in the middle of Fourth Street.
WEB & GRAPHIC DESIGN
FewMany Design House — passionate and talented principle designer, James, built emeraldcitygowns.com, a bespoke creation using Squarespace, which gives us full control of the site to update announcements, add listings and much more. It's so simple.