September 28th, 2012
The Vintage Wedding Dress Company are delighted to announce they are holding their trunk sale on the 12th, 13th and 14th of October 2012 at their London showroom (viewing by appointment only).
This fantastic sale will give brides the chance to get their hands on some amazing original vintage dresses and a selection of samples from their exclusive Decades Collection.
To make things even better all of the dresses will be sold at discounted prices of up to 80%, including discounts on accessories and Harriet Wilde shoes. With company stylists and expert seamstresses on hand to advise you during your session, the trunk sale promises to be a fun-filled day where, fingers crossed, you will find your dream dress!
For full information and to book an appointment for the trunk sale please call 0207 907 7716.
September 21st, 2012
That’s right, for every pair of shoes ordered in October in either pink or with even a hint of pink, Shoes of Prey will donate £15 to Breakthrough.
Shoes of Prey is an amazing online shoe company, offering you an opportunity to design your own gorgeous shoes in any style or colour. They literally have thousands of design combinations to choose from and a large variety of fabulous materials, ranging from soft leathers, fish and snakeskin, Italian silks and many more, they even have a range of animal friendly, Vegan approved materials. You can design and make your own shoes ranging from ballet flats, to 5″ two tone wedges, right up to truely glorious 6″ heels.
Once your design is complete, they then pass it on to their technicians, who hand make your shoes exactly the way you’d like them, before delivering them directly to your door. The whole process takes between 3 to 4 weeks.
Prices range from £100 to £210! Being a bespoke service, it’s about fit as much as fashion, hence they provide a wide range of sizes, from a tiny child’s 12.5, right up to ladies 13.5 (European 31 to 49). They can even make one shoes bigger than the other, adjust widths and much more. And if they don’t fit perfectly the first time, They’ll make you a new pair without hesitation!
September 16th, 2012
Wedding couples, family and friends can enjoy a fabulous day out at Bluewater’s Autumn Wedding Fair which opens on Friday the 21st of September.
Bluewater’s Wedding Fair takes place between September 21 and 23 at the stunning new exhibition centre ‘Glow, Bluewater’.
As well as a fabulous catwalk show visitors can meet more than 150 exhibitors who will be showcasing all the must book essentials from bridal and menswear, to venues, honeymoon ideas and great photography options. The show is the perfect place to find all those extra special details that will make your wedding exquisite – including cakes, flowers, jewellery and décor.
Whatever your budget, style and location – whatever your dream wedding – The Wedding Fair at ‘Glow’ in Bluewater will have all you need to plan the perfect day.
Opening times: Friday September 21- 1pm till 5.30pm, VIP Gala Evening 5.30pm – 8pm, Saturday September 22 – 10am to 6pm, Sunday September 23 – 10am to 5pm
Advance tickets cost £10 for adults (£13 on the door), £5 for children aged 5 to 15 (£6 on the door), children under five free. All advance adult ticket holders will receive a Show Guide upon arrival. Advance tickets for the VIP Gala Evening £13 (£16 on the door).
To book tickets log onto www.weddingfairatbluewater.com
September 11th, 2012
After creating her own wedding dress for her 2010 Ibiza wedding, British Knitwear designer Rebecca Cella was inundated with bridal requests and consequently launched her exquisite Bridal collection featuring Rebecca’s stunning signature hand-made fabrics.
The exclusive and innovative fabrics sculpt the body beautifully creating an elegant, graceful yet sexy silhoutte. The body skimming fabrics are knitted from the finest, most luxurious of yarns which are embellished with clusters of glossy, antique silver and platinum sequins, shimmering shells or twinkling swarovski crystal that drip to the floor in a breathtaking fishtail.
Bridal consultations can be made at Rebecca’s London based studio or in the comfort of your own home. You will be able to build your dream dress with Rebecca, either choosing a design from the collection and adapting it to suit your requirements, taking inspiration from her vast array of exclusive fabrics, or from a dress in mind that you would like Rebecca to interpret. The possibilities are endless. Rebecca will then design and make every part of your dress from the casting on the first row of yarn to stitching the last mother of
September 3rd, 2012
Not-to-be-missed event The Luxury Bride Sample Sale will be taking place this weekend– a two day sale event of samples/sales with incredible discounts of up to 80% off to complete your wedding look with experienced designers on hand to offer styling advice. Held at Atelier Tammam, you will find everything you need: dresses from Tammam and Sabina Motasem, accessories Tammam, Sabina Motasem, Sophia Couture and Holloway-Smith Noir, underwear from Fred & Ginger, shoes from Freya Rose and Hetty Rose, on the spot alterations from Splendid Stitches and fragrances from The Perfume Garden – all with a delicious cupcake from GC Couture guilt free nibbles from Popchips and some bubbly.
The dresses… Hand crafted, ethereal couture and ready to wear bridal gowns from Tammam with up to 75% off samples and past season stock. Up to 70% off luxuriously understated dresses with a quirky modern twist from Sabina Motasem, plus an exclusive 15% off any dress from the new collection. There will also be some gorgeous vintage gowns from the Atelier’s limited vintage collection.
The accessories… gorgeous veils, jewellery, boleros from Tammam, beaded art deco belts from Olive + Langstone, silk flowers and necklaces from Sabina Motasem, from between 25% – 65% off designer hats and head-wear ethically made from Sophia Couture and tassles and garters from Holloway-Smith Noir