The Best Local Stores in Montreal for Unique Prom Dress Shopping

It's the biggest night of your high school life, so don't risk showing up in the same dress as your BFF (or worse: your frenemy). Shop these brick-and-mortar dress boutiques loved by Sophie Boissinot-Tremblay, our local correspondent in Montreal

Prom season is here! Hopefully you’ve made all the big decisions by now (like, open- or closed-toe shoes? Is it cool to match your clutch?) But the most important question of all is, what dress are you going to wear?

If you’re still searching for *the one* and haven’t left yourself enough time for online shopping, don’t fret. There are tons of great places right in your city that can help you find your perfect dress (or pantsuit, perhaps?). Our Localist correspondent scoured La Belle Ville to find the best shops in Montreal for one-of-a-kind, knockout dresses.

Scroll down—and get ready to have the night of your life! Once you’re done perusing our MTL list, check out the best prom stores in every major city across Canada before the big night.

Éditions de Robes (Photo:
Éditions de Robes (Photo:

Très Chic Styling

Address: 1060 Avenue Laurier W.,
Vibe: Located on the posh Laurier West Avenue, TCS specializes in dresses and gowns, offering classic prom queens a huge selection of high-end brands unique in Montreal.
Tailoring on-site: No
Appointments? Absolutely, and their onsite stylists specialize in helping you find the perfect fit.
Price range: Upwards of $1,000

Éditions de Robes

Address: 178 St-Viateur W.,
Vibe: This is a little boutique located in the heart of the Mile End. Although EDR focuses on work and cocktail dresses, they also cater to the more minimal and refined prom-goer.
Tailoring on-site: Yes
Appointments? EDR offers personalized service, from assistance to alterations by appointment.
Price range: Average dress price is $695


Address: 3670 St-Laurent Blvd. or 1861 Sainte-Catherine
Vibe: You’re guaranteed to stand out in one of 1861’s splendid vintage-inspired gowns. This local boutique is a real gem, full of unique finds.
Tailoring on-site: No
Appointments? No
Price range: $100 to $150

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