Nicole Miller

Bridesmaids Revisited

Bridesmaids Revisited

You’ve been asked to be in your friend’s wedding—you say yes, of course, but then the question becomes: Can you say yes to the bridesmaid dress?

There are plenty of boutiques dedicated to helping the bride find the perfect dress, but at the newly opened Bella Bridesmaid Boutique in West Hartford’s Blue Black Square, the focus is squarely on the supporting cast.

Mother and daughter Madison and Marybeth Ross are the new owners of Bella Bridesmaid, which specializes in bridesmaid and mother-of-the-bride dresses. “We are dress facilitators,” says Marybeth. “We have something for everyone and we want to make the brides happy during what can be a stressful time.” Adds Madison:...