Creating the perfect wedding dress is not just about the craft, experience, technique or fabrics. It’s more about getting to know you. Who you are. What you’ve dreamed about since a little girl. What makes you feel like you on your special day and what makes you believe that you are truly beautiful.


In a word, she’s unique.

She has the innate ability to immedaitely connect with you and the image of the dress you’ve always dreamed about. She has over 27 years of experience in the fashion industry and is one of Melbourne’s iconic bridal designers.

What’s more, she is the one that takes your measurements, she is the one heavily invested and hands-on with the creation of your dress and if that’s not enough, she is the one that does the fitting as well. She even has the creative flair and experience to suggest fabrics, laces, styles to make you feel like the most important person in the world on your special day, especailly when you’re in one of her creations.

She takes customization and personalisation to the next level, making you feel special not just on your wedding day but right through the process.

Meet with her and her team, you will truly be impressed.

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Meetings with Bernadette are strictly by appointment only.

What makes us extra special

Apart from the usual (which we consider to be a given), here are a few extra special reasons to work with us.

Family affair

One of the many reasons why people fall in love with Bernadette Pimenta Couture. A fully owned Australian family business, managed by Bernadette and her girls, Cherisse and Sasha. You will feel a wonderful energy of comfort and care, just walking into the store to meet with them.


Bernadette has one of the finest design skills in the Industry and is known for her ability to turn ideas into a reality. Her knowledge about fabrics and styles along with her ability to understand you, compliment each other to create a result that’s beyond your expectation.


Whether it be the choice of fabrics, styles, latest trends, fit or form, Bernadette will try and accommodate almost every one of your whims and fancies. Truly being able to capture your thoughts, ideas and images, making you the gown you truly desire.

Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful.


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