If you have been enticed to watch Netflix’s top-rated series Bridgerton, then you must be thrilled to learn that The Queen’s Ball: A Bridgerton Experience is finally coming to Denver this November. Denver’s captivating Bridgerton experience allows you to revel in Regency glamour for an unforgettable night of dancing, photo ops, and performances. But once you secure your invitation, the fun has just begun!
If you’re not sure what to wear, we’re here to help. Whether your style is more on the casual side, or you feel this is the perfect opportunity to dress to the nines, you can be sure that you’ll find the perfect outfit to impress the Queen. For casual dressers, don’t miss the special Finishing Touches Package available when you purchase your ticket. For an extra $35, guests get an intricate fan and tiara, perfect for elevating a casual, cute look without breaking the bank. If you’re looking for something more, then check out this guide full of resources on the best place for clothes, accessories, and beauty. With all that being said, It’s time to lace up those corsets, straighten those bowties, and get shopping for an unforgettable night.
- Gowns and Suits
Gowns and Suits
This vintage store hosts unique finds from across the country, perfectly curated for your perusing pleasure. We’d recommend checking out their dresses for something simple, but still interesting, or their jewelry, of which they have a modern and vintage selection that’ll be perfectly suited for your taste. Plus, unlike other vintage shops, La Lovely has their catalog online as well, and does drops every Friday at 6pm so you can shop from the convenience of your own home.
Where: 42 N. Broadway Denver, Colorado
May we suggest a visit to Rent the Runway, offering esteemed guests of The Queen’s Ball 25% off for their luxurious ensembles. Once you’ve secured your invitation to this glamorous event in Denver, visit readyforqueensball.com for your exclusive promo code for an ensemble that will surely catch the eye of the ‘Ton.’ If you require something extra for your look, pay a visit to Madame Delacroix’s shop, The Modiste, while at the ball and pick up some Regency-inspired accessories.
Looking for a regency-inspired blouse or skirt that will be sure to catch Queen Charlotte’s eye at the Ball? Look no further than Stitch Boutique, a Denver-local store that sells contemporary clothing that’s simple, but still makes a statement. From whimsical blouses and button ups to tiered linen skirts, this boutique is a little boho, a little chic, and a great option that’s affordable and fun.
Where: 4500 W 38th Ave #100, Denver, CO 80212
A store by Anthropologie, BHLDN is the one-stop shop for elegant evening dresses perfectly suited for a luxurious, formal celebration like the Queen’s Ball in Denver. Book an in-store or virtual appointment with one of their stylists to start shopping for that perfect, show stopping gown or cocktail dress, mini or floor length, in a variety of cuts and colors.
Where: 3000 E 1st Ave #1134, Denver, CO 80206
Traveling Gowns Dress Rentals, a Colorado-based rental store, offers amazing Regency-core gowns made in beautiful textures, fabrics, and frills. Their gowns are stunning and detailed, and because you’re only renting, there’s less pressure and cost involved, without sacrificing that quality that will catch the Queen’s eye at the ball as you dance the evening away.
When you walk into Denver Suitsupply, you will immediately be greeted with bold prints and flashes of color, but if you’re not the bold type, don’t let that steer you away. Suitsupply has a wide range of classic suits in black, with cutting edge or traditional fits alongside bolder choices. like pinstripe or royal blue. No matter what type of fit you choose, Suitsupply is sure to have the perfect bespoke look to ensure you’re looking dapper when you step into the ballroom.
Where: 299 Detroit St, Denver, CO 80206
Bespoke Denver has a unique variety of suits, some even from a bygone era, and you’re sure to be the talk of the Ton if you attend the Queen’s Ball in one of these eye-catching suits that are hand-tailored to suit your body. While they’re standout suits are definitely their Victorian and Retro-style ones, they also carry contemporary looks from linen to tweed.
Where: 5650 Washington St unit c-11, Denver, CO 80216
To ensure you’re looking stunning without any details missed, might we suggest some elegant shoes to complete the look? Located on Colorado Blvd. Dardanos Shoes is a great shoe store that offers a variety of options, from classy to more casual. Ladies can have their choice of short heels or flats in a variety of colors and styles, while men can shop a variety of classy and casual dress shoes and loafers in different styles to complete their look.
A good accessory really completes an outfit and Hat Collection USA will provide you with the perfect hat to top off your look. This Denver-based boutique opened in 2011 and offers hats in all shapes, colors, and sizes, suited for both ladies and gents. We suggest heading to the store, trying on some hats that suit your fancy, and getting a fit to ensure you’ve got a look that’ll be sure to turn heads.
Where: 500 16th St Mall, Denver, CO 80202
Kate Maller is a boutique, sustainable jewelry store only available in Denver and Aspen that offers homemade jewelry from around the country. They’ve got everything from gold-plated cuffs to boho-chic pendants to sparkling gem-stone rings and bracelets, all at affordable prices. Head over to their flagship brick and mortar location, which is in Denver’s West Highland neighborhood.
Where: 3450 W 32nd Ave, Denver, CO 80211
You never know what you’ll come across along Antique Row. This historical block spans across the 1200 to 1800 blocks of South Broadway, and hosts a variety of shops. A meeting of the past and present, you can shop across stores with antique furniture and home decor, clothing, and especially accessories like elegant brooches or dainty trinkets, all at an extremely low-cost price. You never know what you might find, so enjoy the thrill of the hunt and grab something special.
Where: 1100 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80210
A nail tech with quite the reputation here in Denver is Ashleigh Owens, who goes by Fauxjacat on Instagram, and is your one-stop nail shop for unique designs. Stop in for some gel nails with intricate and elegant designs, made to order for your distinct look and preferences, or get something simple yet stunning.
If you want to catch the Queen’s eye then don’t forget to style your hair in a way that suits the look of timeless elegance you’re going for. Deseo Salon and Blowdry, a local boutique in Jefferson Park, specializes in updos to complete your elegant ensemble. Another option is to wear your hair long and spiraled in loose, pretty curls. Either way, Deseo will assure you look fabulous for the big night.
Where: 2855 W 25th Ave, Denver, CO 80211