20 Top Wedding Traditions Explained

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Everyone knows there are many wedding traditions that people choose to follow but do you know where these traditions originate from? Here are our 20 top wedding traditions explained: 1.    It’s called your ‘Ring Finger’ for a reason. It is believed that you wear your wedding ring on your fourth finger on your left hand because it is the only … Read More

Open Evening’s: Free wedding hair and make up trials. Essex

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Free bridal hair trial opening evening

On every last Tuesday of the month (last one this year October 25th), we hold a special open evening for all those brides out there! We offer FREE!, yes free wedding hair trials and there’s no need to book either! First come first served on these busy nights! The only exception is that you must state that you are coming … Read More

Wedding Dress Bustle Pins

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Bridal keep sake pins and charms

You may be surprised to learn that your wedding dress does not come with a bustle in place. Your bustle needs to be decided with your seamstress, as it can be done by sewing loops into your dress or why not use a bustle pin this lifts the back of your wedding dress to your chosen hem length. Why bother … Read More

The Perfect Wedding Gift

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Bridal keep sake pins and charms

It can be hard to find the perfect gift to give to the newly wed. A lot of people give them something for their house whilst others want to give them something of sentimental value. If you’re stuck for ideas then you’ve come to the right place! If you’re looking at buying them something for luck the most traditional gift … Read More

Great Ways To Communicate With Your Bridal Party

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Some brides end up with a huge bridal party and it can become very difficult to keep everyone informed and up to date. Have you thought about simple and effective ways to communicate with your bridal party? Group chats are by far the easiest way to communicate with all your party at once. This will save the hassle of having … Read More

Bridal Hair and Make-up Evening – Tuesday 25th October 2016

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Tues 25th October 2016 6-8pm FREE HAIR AND MAKE UP TRIALS Great if your unsure of the following…… Tiara front or side, feather or birdcage headdress? Veil or no veil ? See what hairstyle suits you and your choice of headdress? Our professional ladies have many years experience with brides and can style your hair for free so you can … Read More

Make Light of a Rainy Wedding

Shop ManagerKeep Sake, Shoes, Wedding Day, Winter Weddings

make light of a rainy day

How to make the most out of a wet wedding Every bride’s worst fear is rain on her wedding day. It’s the one thing you can’t plan for so why not embrace it? With good preparation, you can make a rainy wedding just as special as a sunny one. First things first, make sure you wear waterproof makeup. This is … Read More

Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed and Something Blue…

Shop ManagerJewellery, Keep Sake, Lingerie, Shoes, Veils, Wedding Day

We all know there are certain wedding traditions; something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue! But how do you know what’s what? Something new is the easiest one to fill; your wedding gown! It’s perfect to have a brand new wedding dress that’s all yours. It’s unique and special to you right down to the smallest measurements! You … Read More

What to wear with a low back wedding dress

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Seamless Bustier

Low back wedding gowns is most definitely the current trend in bridal wear. But what do you wear under your dress? You don’t want to spoil the beautiful detail on the back of the dress! Look no further because we have the perfect solutions for you! If you want to wear lingerie then a low back basque could be the … Read More

My Dress Shop Says I Don’t Need Lingerie?

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Elissa ivory lace bridal contour underwire strapless bra and brazilian thong

Most wedding dresses now a days do not necessary need to be worn with lingerie, so most dress shops will say you do not need to wear a bra. Things to consider when thinking about bridal lingerie; If they offer to sew in cups; this can work out more expensive than buying a bra so unless your dress has a … Read More

Tips For Your Wedding Accessories

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Pearl and Crystal Necklace

Some brides like to change their dress for their wedding reception. Some change into a second wedding gown, others opt for an evening gown or cocktail dress. If you’re changing into something a little more comfortable you will need even more help when buying your accessories. Accessories are as important as the dress! They bring the whole outfit together and … Read More