The Vintage Inspired Bride

Shop ManagerTiaras, Veils, Wedding Day, Winter Weddings

silver crystal tiara halo

Planning for a vintage themed wedding may seem straight forward but have you thought of all your vintage inspired accessories? The best accessory a bride can have are her hair accessories and what better way to show your vintage inspired theme? Our personal favourite is the bird cage veil. The birdcage veil first became popular in the 1940s and remains … Read More

Wedding Keepsakes and Lucky Charms

Shop ManagerKeep Sake, Traditions, Wedding Day

good luck charms

A lot of people wonder about giving the bride a small little good luck token on the day of the wedding but are unsure what to get. Bustle pins are a lovely little gift to give to the bride so that she can pin her train up while she’s on the dancefloor! Most bustle pins will come with diamantes or … Read More

Illusion Wedding Gowns – What to Wear Underneath

Shop ManagerLingerie, Wedding Day

illusion wedding gown

Illusion wedding gowns are a really popular style dress and brides are going crazy over them, although I’m not surprised; they’re stunning! If you don’t know what an illusion dress is, it’s a dress with a low cut neckline. This can be the back or front of the gown. A very sheer fabric is then used to give the dress … Read More

Wedding Cake Traditions

Shop ManagerTraditions, Wedding Day

One of the first wedding cake traditions began in Ancient Rome where bread was broken over the bride’s head to bring the new couple luck in their marriage. It was once thought that if a guest slept with a slice of the wedding cake under their pillow, they would dream of their future husband or wife that night. Cakes are … Read More

Must haves for your bridal nightwear.

Shop ManagerHoneymoon, Nightwear, Wedding Night

Some brides may forget but your bridal nightwear is just as important as all your other wedding necessities. Be prepared and think about your wedding nightwear in advance so you won’t stress the week before the wedding about not having anything to wear. After all, this is your first night together as a married couple! Your nightwear should be special … Read More

Shoe Dye to Match Service

Shop ManagerShoes

Shoe Dye to Match Service

The Wedding Nites shoe dye to match service allows customers to have their shoes or bags hand dyed to match any colour of their choice. This tailored shoe dye-to-match service allows customers to coordinate their accessories with any outfit by simply bringing to our store a colour swatch sample, or other items such as a bag or dress of their … Read More

Planning Your Christmas Themed Wedding

Shop ManagerWedding Day, Winter Weddings

bridal fur bolero

Every year more and more brides opt for a Christmas wedding! We have come up with a list of ideas on how to make your dream wedding become a reality! Nothing says Christmas more than Christmas cards so get your guests excited by sending them Christmas themed wedding invitations! You may want to make your invitations into cards or maybe … Read More

Why Wear A Veil On Your Wedding Day

Shop ManagerKeep Sake, Traditions, Veils, Wedding Day

Veils are a ‘once in a life time’ accessory and nothing says ‘bride’ more than a veil. But why do you wear a veil on your wedding day? A veil is used to symbolise a bride’s virginity, modesty and purity. There are a few different origins of a veil: The tradition of wearing a veil dates back to the Ancient … Read More

Why Do Brides Wear A Garter?

Shop ManagerKeep Sake, Lingerie, Traditions, Wedding Day

Many brides choose to wear a garter on her wedding day. But where did the garter tradition come from? Read on to find out all you need to know about bridal garters. Wearing a garter is thought to be one of the oldest wedding traditions still going. The tradition came from the 14th century when owning a piece of the … Read More

20 Top Wedding Traditions Explained

Shop ManagerTraditions, Wedding Day

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

Shop ManagerEvents

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