Can’t decide what kind of gown will look best in your chosen venue? We’re to here to help, with this glimpse at four distinct Houston wedding venues paired with perfectly suited bridal styles for each!
THE VENUE: From its debut on the Houston wedding scene Chateau Cocomar has been enchanting brides with its European-castle opulence, and its gleaming marble surfaces, as far as the eye can see. Nestled in a lushly forested corner of northwest Houston, this fairytale venue, filled with gilded mirrors and imported antiques, appeals to princess brides with a taste for true grandeur.
THE VIBE: Regal, opulent, French-inspired, grand
THE STYLE: Ballgown
THE VENUE: Gardens, fountains, dramatic staircases and a magnificent cascading water wall all can be found at The Bell Tower on 34th. Brides who seek elegance and glamour will delight in the drama of this Mediterranean-inspired venue.
THE VIBE: Classic, stately, Italianate, cinematic
THE STYLE: Trumpet or Drop-Waist
3. WATERS EDGE
THE VENUE: Sunset backdrop, fluttering palms, cocktails on the patio, dancing ’til the wee hours—these are the hallmarks of Waters Edge, an elegant indoor-outdoor venue located on the shores of Clear Lake. Destination-minded brides who’d rather keep their festivities close to home will get the best of both worlds at this two-and-a-half-acre waterfront property, which feels like it’s miles away from the city, but is actually under an hour’s drive.
THE VIBE: Beachy, breezy, resort-chic, fun
THE STYLE: Off-The-Shoulders
THE VENUE: Soaring windows, city-view balconies and 15,000 square feet of state-of-the-art event space allow The Ballroom at Bayou Place to accommodate large wedding affairs—and big wedding ideas. The modern bride, with an extensive guest list of friends, families, colleagues and collaborators, and a passion for fashion and entertaining, will love the versatility of this Downtown venue, and will love filling it with her unique vision and design.
THE VIBE: Modern, expansive, sleek, cool
THE STYLE: A-line