Choosing your dream wedding dress is undeniably one of the most exciting parts of getting married and here's where East Midlands boutique owners and their teams can help you choose the perfect gown.
Your local East Midlands wedding dress boutique will typically stock a range of wedding dresses from both UK and international designers to suit your fashion style and budget. You will also receive expert knowledge and guidance on how to select complementing accessories for your big day including tiaras, veils, shoes and more.
It’s advisable to book a one-to-one appointment with a boutique so that you have time to view the collections on offer and try on any wedding gowns that you think might be the one!
Do take time to research styles that will flatter your figure, however, keep an open mind on suggestions that an advisor may make and benefit from their experience and knowledge of dressing East Midlands based brides-to-be.
Here’s some great wedding boutiques and shops in the East Midlands from places like Northampton, Milton Keynes, Lincoln, Nottingham, Leicestershire and Derby, whom you might want to get in touch with...
Don't forget to mention Your East Midlands Wedding magazine when contacting wedding dress boutiques.
Begin making memories…Selecting your wedding dress is more than just a fitting, it’s a memory in the making!
Here at Malinda’s we want to give every bride-to-be a memorable and tailored experience, we are strictly by appointment only, during which time our studio is exclusively yours.
Located in Lincoln, Bellamme Bridal is a luxury boutique offering stunning gowns and a memorable experience. The team is delighted to be one of the exclusive stockists of the new Vera Wang Bride collection in collaboration with the popular company, Pronovias. For more than 30 years, Vera Wang has created an aspirational world that alludes to sensuality and youthful sophistication. The designer dresses feature exquisite details and an elegant yet nonchalant sense of style. The first Vera Wang Bride collection fuses high fashion with modern romance using exaggerated volumes, artistic details and crafted accessories to create an extraordinary look.
Posted: 26 May 2022
Analysis of Google search data reveals that online searches for 'square neck wedding dress' exploded 1,556% on the 9th of April, just hours after Nicola Peltz and Brooklyn Beckham married at her family's estate in Palm Beach, Florida. A new finding by fabric experts Dalston Mill Fabrics reveals that online interest for 'square neck wedding dress' skyrocketed sixteen times the average volume in the first few hours after the couple tied the knot, an unprecedented spike in the public searching to mirror the bride's elegant custom-made Valentino gown.
Posted: 11 April 2022
Renowned high street footwear brand Clarks, analysed search volume data to reveal what wedding outfit colours the nation are searching for the most this winter. Blue wedding outfits came out on top, followed by black, pink, red and green! What's more, Clarks spoke to Lindsay from Lindsay Punch Styling to give her top tips on what shoes to pair with our upcoming wedding outfits, from styles to different colours. Read on for advice on winter wedding styling...
Posted: 24 December 2021
Finding your dream gown couldn't be easier with help from Blush by Jena Louise. We caught up with the owner Jena to discover what dresses will be trending this year. She says, "The year 2021 promises to give me the highest call for my seamstress skills in 15 years. After a year indoors, brides are reappearing out of lockdown with amazing ideas for their wedding gowns. The marry now party later concept has made couples focus on celebrating with their close family and social bubbles. As weddings are being scaled back to focus on the intimate ceremony, more emphasis is being centred on a personal soft wedding outfit."
Posted: 23 March 2021
We caught up with Susanne Wilkie at Bradgate Brides to find out the perfect time to look for a gown and top tips when searching. She says, "There's no best time to look for your wedding gown. Times have changed drastically over the past ten years, and if you wish to have an off-the-peg bridal dress or a made-to-order gown, there's a lot of choice available for any bride-to-be. It's a bride's decision as to whether she wishes to walk into a salon and select a less expensive ex-sample to take away the same day.
Posted: 12 November 2020
It can be very overwhelming when looking for a wedding gown as there are is many different styles out there. That's why we've caught up with Susanne Wilkie from Bradgate Brides for advice. She says, "There's no best time to look for your wedding gown. Times have changed drastically over the past ten years, and if you wish to have an off-the-peg bridal dress or a made-to-order gown, there's a lot of choice available for any bride-to-be. It's a bride's decision as to whether she wishes to walk into a salon and select a less expensive ex-sample to take away the same day.
Posted: 3 November 2020
Located in Lutterworth south Leicestershire, Maisie Darling specialises in British bridal designers and has a new 2021 collection from Alan Hannah Bridalwear arriving in early October! Maisie Darling is a place of happiness and creativity while providing brides with a wedding dress that is personal to them. Owner Charlotte Anderson-Dilkes is deeply passionate about supporting the British bridal industry and therefore chose only British designers to work closely with. She says, "With more than 25 years' experience...
Posted: 22 October 2020
Things are getting super exciting at Flamingo Bridal; the boutique is about ready to open its doors – in a fully renovated vintage caravan called Penelope, which reflects the team's belief in rediscovering the beauty in old or discarded items.
Posted: 6 August 2020
It's no secret that COVID-19 bought with it many challenges for businesses across the UK, and indeed the world. Ashleigh Richards Bridal wanted to share with couples how it has affected the business from the very beginning, and how the team are thrilled to have come out the other side.
Posted: 30 July 2020
I've been working with brides here now for 15 years and I have seen every shape and size and have never failed to find a style that did not suit anyone. It's only natural for most brides to want to lose weight and to look and feel their absolute best on their wedding day!
Posted: 28 July 2020