First State Favorites: Best bridal shop
NEW CASTLE | Jennifer’s
ADDRESS 500 Hockessin Corner, Hockessin
OWNER Debbie Edwards
YEAR OPENED 1997
Describe what makes your business stand out: In November 2010, we chose to focus on what we do best — bridal! A bride can come to Jennifer’s and know that her experience is our top priority at all times. We truly love the business we are in, and want to make every bride look and feel amazing for her special day!
What’s new about your business this year, or what do you have planned? In the upcoming year, Jennifer’s is planning many exciting trunk shows to showcase the designers we carry in our salon. The perfect opportunity for brides to see their favorite designer’s complete collection!
KENT | Simon’s Bridal Shoppe
ADDRESS 215 W. Loockerman St., Dover
OWNER Janet W. Lawrence
YEAR OPENED 1916
Describe what makes your business stand out: Simon’s is the largest bridal shop on the peninsula. We provide the most designers and styles for the brides’ selection. Additionally, we offer bridesmaids, Mothers’ gowns, pageant/ prom gowns, shoes, jewelry, tuxedo sales, and rental and accessories.
What’s new about your business this year, or what do you have planned? Each year we travel to bridal, prom and special occasion markets seeking new designers and the latest styles.
SUSSEX | Candlelight Bridal Shop
ADDRESS 314 Main St., Millsboro