Elegance... Made Simple

Downtown Troy, Missouri

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   (Click images for more information and pictures on Maggie Sottero's website)

Here at Elegance Made Simple, we carry designers known for their reputation of high quality and style. These designer gowns are available for purchase only through an authorized retailer and are NOT available for online purchase. (Discontinued styles -exception) Beware of websites offering designer dresses for purchase through the internet. Chances are, the product is counterfeit, and will prove to be of lesser quality, fit, and detail. 

We offer more than is shown on this page. Please stop by and take a look.

We would like to offer you the opportunity to see the dress of your dreams by trying to get a loaner dress in to view.

 Gowns less than $1,000


We Offer Layaway!

Ask an associate for details!


We have a great

selection of

Off The Rack





Alfred Angelo

dresses discounted up to 50% off!

that are not listed

on our website.

Make an

appointment or

stop by today!


Wedding Dress Scams: Dream Dresses & Wedding Nightmares

Throughout the ages, the perfect wedding dress has captured the imaginations of women and girls everywhere. That makes it all the more heartbreaking when a wedding is ruined and a dream shattered because of a scam. Today, tight budgets and technology have led more and more women to look online for deals on wedding dresses. And to be sure, there are deals to be had. High-quality custom-made dresses can be found online. However, among the deals lie ill-fitting replicas, hideous counterfeits, and callous fraudsters who will steal your money and put your happy wedding in jeopardy.

 For more information please visit 

For lists of websites to avoid visit Scam Alert: Online Wedding Dress Ripoffs and Buyer Beware: Your Wedding Gown May Be Counterfeit If You Shop Online