Choosing your dream wedding dress is undeniably one of the most exciting parts of getting married and here's where Essex boutique owners and their teams can help you choose the perfect gown.
Your local Essex 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 Essex based brides-to-be.
Here’s some great wedding boutiques and shops in Essex from places like Colchester, Harlow, Southend, Chelmsford, Grays, Braintree and Clacton, whom you might want to get in touch with...
Don't forget to mention An Essex Wedding magazine when contacting wedding dress boutiques.
In a relaxed and friendly atmosphere fully trained consultants at Bridal Shop will be happy to assist you in finding your perfect wedding dress. Whether you are looking for simple elegance or designer sophistication, from the moment you step inside our shop you will walk into a relaxed and comfortable environment where your dream will unfold.
We have many Bridal gown designers at Dress Code Nine. Here are some of the names we stock. Art Couture, Eddy K, Eternity, Mary's, Angela Bianca.
Please have a look at our website to see lots of different designs.
We are always getting new lines arriving so if you are after a particular style please do not hesitate to call us.
Essex-based multiway dress specialist Lá Closet Dé Chánel has recently launched its website with new branding and a fresh look. To celebrate the launch, An Essex Wedding asked owner Chánel Barber why she believes that multiway dresses are the perfect option for your bridesmaids on your wedding day. "With the average number of bridesmaids on the rise, picking one dress to suit all shapes and sizes can be tricky – but not with a multiway!" Chánel says. Here's why...... read more
Posted: 14 September 2021
An Essex Wedding wants to wish a big happy anniversary to Martels Wedding Village, which is celebrating its seventh anniversary this summer. Director Karen Lambert says, "We now have 20 wedding professionals under our roof, including our own beautiful bridal boutique. We're so proud of what we've achieved – especially all making it through such a tough time during the pandemic! As landladies and fellow business owners, we pulled together with all the businesses and we feel privileged to have made it through what can only be described as the hardest thing we've ever done."... read more
Posted: 7 September 2021
Essex-based multiway dress specialist Lá Closet Dé Chánel has recently launched its website with new branding and a fresh look. To celebrate the launch, we asked owner Chánel Barber why she believes that multiway dresses are the perfect option for your bridesmaids. "With the average number of bridesmaids on the rise, picking one dress to suit all shapes and sizes can be tricky – but not with a multiway!" Chanel says. Read on to find out why...... read more
Posted: 6 July 2021
Here at An Essex Wedding magazine, we want to help you plan your dream wedding day. That's why we put your wedding planning questions straight to our local wedding experts so you can get the best advice. Today, Sharyn Warner owner of Bridal Reloved Maldon answers your question and gives advice on finding the bridal gown that's right for you. "What are your top tips for finding my dream wedding dress?" Read on for the answer...... read more
Posted: 30 March 2021
There are many brides who will be looking to make a sustainable choice with their wedding dress purchase, and Essex brides can do so while also supporting a fantastic cause. Lady McAdden Breast Screening Trust has had to take the sad decision not to renew its lease for its Leigh-on-Sea premises, because of the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. However, the trust has a temporary residence in Elmsleigh Drive, which houses hundreds of dresses and suits.... read more
Posted: 16 March 2021
We are very excited to share with you Couturiosity's beautiful new bridalwear collection, which is launching this month. The bespoke eveningwear brand is based in Loughton in Essex and launched in 2019, but with the eveningwear market not in full swing during the pandemic, owner and designer Billy Harrison decided to pivot his business to create a beautiful bridal range. The collection will be bespoke, and Billy will work on-to-one with brides to create couture-inspired one-off gowns... read more
Posted: 9 March 2021
We're loving essex designer Couturiosity's new bridalwear collection, which is launching in March this year. The bespoke eveningwear brand launched in 2019, but with the eveningwear market not in full swing during the pandemic, owner Billy Harrison pivoted his business to create a beautiful bridal range. The collection will be bespoke, and Billy will work on-to-one with brides to create couture-inspired one-off gowns. "I love the idea of involving clients in the whole experience," Billy says.... read more
Posted: 4 March 2021
After a successful move to new premises in Canvey Island last year, Essex bridal boutique Del Tailors has expanded its bridal collections to include Say Yes To The Dress star Randy Fenoli's brand and all three collections from Phoenix Gowns. "There is so much choice now, and it seems princess styles are back on the scene," says owner Amanda Strickland. "We love a bit of sparkle in Essex and I can guarantee the new gowns don't disappoint!... read more
Posted: 14 January 2021
Bridal boutique owner Jane Parker has announced that Australian wedding dress designer Madi Lane is now in store. The gorgeous gowns are perfect for the modern bride who wants some extra wow factor on her wedding day. "The Australian designer is the latest buzzword in the industry," boutique owner Jane Parker says. "The gowns dance between modern ingenuity and timeless sophistication. Each gown is different, with colours of mocha, champagne and nude undertones accentuating lace and textural layers."... read more
Posted: 5 January 2021
My Mask London is a new reusable face mask brand combining luxury, sustainability and protection entwined in one. The luxury silk masks are perfect for wedding days, for the couple or their guests, and contain three layers of protection; the middle layer is made from organic cotton infused with silver ions, while the silvadur cotton filter layer is also infused with silver ions making the mask antimicrobial, antibacterial and odour neutralising - also, important for the big day breathable!... read more
Posted: 11 December 2020