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Shop Maternity Wedding Dresses from Etsy

I have to admit binge watching ‘Say Yes to the dress’ this grey February Saturday afternoon.  I think it was season 8 so quite an old series, most of the dresses were corset back – aargh!!  I actually loved it, the emotion of finding the one dress, brought me to tears a few times – yes really! The dilemma and drama of […] Read more >

The Dress Edit: Inbal Raviv – Wild Fairy

We are always on the look out for fabulous wedding gowns and Inbal Raviv has really caught our attention this season.  Based in Tel-Aviv, Inbal’s beautiful collections are bohemian inspired through and through.  The detail in each gown is spellbinding, it has you looking at every inch of fabric, they really are a joy to behold. Inbal has two earlier collections White […] Read more >

The Dress Edit: Jenny Packham Bridal Collection

If you have been doing your bridal homework, it won’t take you long to come across coveted British Bridal designer Jenny Packham.  She’s known for her flowing beaded gowns and flattering necklines.  The 2018 collection is exquisite, we love the fuller tulle dresses with plenty of sparkle and the stunning art deco beading on her signature styles are simply breath taking.  Credit: Jenny […] Read more >

The Dress Edit: Mystique Collection from Elbeth Gillis

Most designers will attest to the weeks and months of blood, toil, tears and sweat that go into the creation of a new collection.  But, the other truth is that these crazy, manic, fanatical weeks are also threaded with moments of magic and mystery those illusive elements so much a part of every creative endeavour. Mystique: Gowns that captivate Mystique is a 13 gown collection that is […] Read more >

The modern 1940’s bride: make do and mend…

Are weddings just pure vanity these days… Did I really say that out loud!  Certainly, if you wanted to get married in the 1940’s the chance  of there being any possibility of choosing a beautiful dress was pretty rare.  At the height of the war, in total contrast to today, weddings would be organised in days not years to allow sweethearts to […] Read more >

5 Key Trends For Your 2018 Dress Straight From The Harrogate Bridal Show

It’s never too early to start looking Having been organised for the past 26 years, the Harrogate Bridal Show is one of the biggest trade events in the UK, retailers get the chance to buy from the latest designer collections and see upcoming trends for the next season. With over 350 collections on show, it’s no wonder that international and UK designers […] Read more >

A Closer Look: Enzoani

One of his dresses is up for the ‘Wedding Dress of the Year’ award, but who is the man behind Enzoani? The brand has been alive since 2005, and has been evolved by London College of Fashion Graduate Kang Chun ‘KC’  Lin. He prides himself on being a couture designer, creating luxury dresses for Brides with a budget. His simple yet intricate […] Read more >

Gowns fit for a Ballerina

I’m in bridal gown heaven right now, I think this might be my favourite style ever! It was so ridiculously hard to pick our top picks for this look. The criteria was strictly ethereal, acres of tulle, soft draping, gossamer fine fabrics, pastel colours and lots of movement.  I hope we ticked all of these boxes for you, these designers are incredibly […] Read more >

Made In England – Kate Fearnley Bridal

Kate Fearnley is a fashion designer who’s bespoke designs and beautiful women’s clothing has been spotted on celebrities such as Alexandra Burke, Girls Aloud, The Saturday’s and many more. In 2010 she won Cosmopolitans Fashion Entrepreneur Award and this year Kate has launched her first official bridal collection. Tell us about your background in fashion and design? I come from a very […] Read more >

Made In England – Bexbrides

Rebecca Lombard-Earl (Bex) is the founder of Bexbrides. Bex is an award winning designer with a fabulous studio in Hurworth just outside Darlington. Bex and her team design made-to-measure bespoke bridal gowns and also provide a specialist customisation and repair service for vintage gowns. Bex offers a wide range of styles to suit every client’s budget and theme and is particularly known […] Read more >