As a bridal shop we love all the beautiful fabrics that wedding dresses come in. But one of our very favourites that we continue to see year after year is lace. Why? Lace is often white or cream, and is a traditional bridal fabric both because of its colour and its elegance. Lace is also incredibly... Read More

Saying yes to the dress is one of the most important parts of wedding planning for many brides. But perhaps equally important is the hair and makeup – after all, what’s a fancy dress without some lipstick and an updo? Here are our top tips for choosing the people who will help you feel like your... Read More

Modern weddings are all about shaking up tradition. Today’s brides aren’t afraid to turn convention on its head when it comes to making their day as individual as they are, while still hanging on to the particular wedding rituals they’ve dreamed of since they were little girls. One trend we’re... Read More

Your big day is over. The cake has been eaten, the vendors have been paid, the guests have gone home. You’re just back from your luxurious honeymoon, and you’re sitting down to write 200 thank-you notes when your new hubby calls out from the bedroom, “What are you going to do with your dress?” Yes... Read More

Future brides are often found pinning up a storm while dreaming of their wedding. Destination weddings have been hugely popular in the past few years, and in 2016 we are seeing brides amending their destination wedding dreams by bringing their special locations to their hometowns, a "reverse... Read More

You’ve chosen the dress of your dreams. You feel like Cinderella in the gown – it’s full-skirted, dripping with beading and rhinestones, and it takes a team of people to get you into it. It is truly spectacular, and you love every inch of it. You constantly daydream about walking down the aisle in... Read More

The train is back. From Kate Middleton to Kim Kardashian, wedding gown trains are becoming more popular and we’re loving the look for all types of dresses and brides. Why have a train? Much like a veil, many brides just don’t quite feel “bridal” until they try a dress with some extra fabric flowing... Read More

February: the month of Cupid and roses, of hearts and chocolates, of Valentines and declarations of love. It’s one of the most romantic months of the year! And what better way to say I love you than to make a vow to love each other forever? There are plenty of great reasons to book your wedding day... Read More

We know. It happens. You and your mom made a date to go bridal gown shopping. And then your maid of honour begged to go too – how could you resist? She’s your best friend. And you thought that your other bridesmaids might feel left out so you extended the invitation to them, too.  You adore your... Read More

As Marilyn Monroe professed, diamonds are a girl’s best friend. I think our friend Marilyn would agree that this is especially true when it comes to your wedding day. You’ve already been walking around with a glittering rock on your hand, and have picked out the matching band. But now it’s time to... Read More