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The holiday engagement blitz is finally over, and now it's time to start planning the big day. If you've been pinning your wedding on Pinterest since the invention of Pinterest, you already know where to start. But if you're less bridal-minded, you may need a little help. The best task to tackle first? The dress, obviously. It will be your most-photographed garment of all time, so it's important to take time to find something that makes you feel special. Whether you prefer a budget-friendly option or a made-for-you frock, you don't have to leave San Francisco to say yes to the dress. Here are 14 bridal shops servicing a broad range of price points and styles— from longtime favorites to the newest shop in town, there's a place for every type of bride.Read More