Choosing your dream wedding dress is undeniably one of the most exciting parts of getting married and here's where Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire boutique owners and their teams can help you choose the perfect gown.
Your local Berks, Bucks and Oxon 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 Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire based brides-to-be.
Here’s some great wedding boutiques and shops in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire from places like Reading, Oxford, Milton Keynes, Aylesbury, Banbury and Buckingham, whom you might want to get in touch with...
Don't forget to mention Your Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wedding magazine when contacting wedding dress boutiques.
As Love & Loved Bridal Boutique opens in Swanbourne, Buckinghamshire, we take a look behind the doors of some of the region's finest bridal shops. Vicky Angell is the owner of Love & Loved Bridal Boutique, a modern and relaxed environment where brides can browse the rails of fashionable made-to-order dresses and separates looking for love. The boutique is proud to present a selection of talented designers who celebrate women and put sustainability at the heart of what they do. Alongside Kate Fearnley and Sanyukta Shrestha, the Believe by GAIA collection debuts, with fashionably chic dresses handmade in Wales. Insta-worthy accessories include gold-fleck veils, capes, overskirts and customisable clothing. There are also stylish hairpins and headdresses.
Posted: 28 June 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
Bicester Village has reopened and, as part of their Do Good programme, their first ever charity boutique has opened its doors, where shoppers can purchase coveted fashion and bridal items at amazing prices. The Stella x Smart Works and Brides Do Good pop-up boutique will be open until the 9th May and will offer both new and pre-loved pieces from renowned brands such as Victoria Beckham, The Fold, Ghost, Cefinn and many more, while curated edits generously donated from the wardrobes of stylish fashion insiders including Martha Ward, Pippa Vosper, Alexandra Burke and Katherine Ormerod will also be available to shop. Funds raised from the pop-up will go directly to Smart Works and Brides Do Good.
Posted: 27 April 2021
Ellie Sanderson has been dressing brides for 14 years now and sells a personally curated collection of dresses mostly from British bridal designers including Suzanne Neville and Sassi Holford. Each designer is hand-picked for their brilliance and quality, fit and cut. Talking about her 2021 collection, Ellie tells us, "Weddings come in all shapes and sizes and it's ever-changing so the main thing is that each bride looks and feels incredible on her special day, whether that's with fifteen or thirty guests. We offer a relaxed and fun collection of dresses and jumpsuits, plus a small edit of short styles designed by Suzanne Neville perfect for micro weddings and registry office celebrations."
Posted: 12 January 2021
It was exciting news for the wedding industry last week, as new government guidelines were announced permitting both ceremonies and sit-down receptions of up to 30 guests. Smaller doesn't necessarily have to mean low-key, and even though you've cut down on numbers, there are plenty of ways you can thrill your guests with a day to remember. Emma Deeley, owner of The Tythe Barn in Launton, Oxfordshire, shares her tips for making a small wedding feel extra special.
Posted: 25 August 2020
Rasha Kashou Couture based in Oxfordshire has always been passionate about equality and inclusivity which is why designer Rasha offers a Skin Tonal Matching service ensuring that all skin tones are represented.
Posted: 20 August 2020
Rhian Jenkins is the director and consultant at New Beginnings Bridal Boutique, a five-star rated, multi-award-winning, family-run business based in Newport Pagnell offering affordable luxury and an unbeatable experience. We catch up with her for a cuppa and to talk about weddings for next year.
Posted: 11 August 2020
David Ferriman, owner of Blossom Bridal located in the heart of Witney in Oxford, tells us how the boutique is welcoming back brides-to-be and their bridal party. He says, "we have been looking after brides since 2007 and offer a fabulous collection of wedding gowns, with plus-size and curvy styles from couture designers available. Fabric choices include mikado, sumptuous silks and satins, soft chiffon and delicate lace, with Swarovski crystals, diamanté and pearl details helping transform your gown, for you to make that stunning entrance."
Posted: 28 July 2020
Anna McDonald, owner of Anna McDonald Bridal located in Thame, Oxfordshire, tells us about her carefully selected collection of wedding dresses. She says, "Our selection has been inspired by the fashion trends and the needs of real brides, our collection offers the perfect wedding day look with stunning silhouettes, adorned necklines and high attention to detail. Each of our designers caters to a different bride through fabrication, design, styling and price point."
Posted: 23 July 2020