Choosing your dream wedding dress is undeniably one of the most exciting parts of getting married and here's where Gloucestershire and Wiltshire boutique owners and their teams can help you choose the perfect gown.
Your local Glos and Wilts 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 Gloucestershire and Wiltshire based brides-to-be.
Here’s some great wedding boutiques and shops in Gloucestershire and Wiltshire from places like Swindon, Salisbury, Gloucester, Cheltenham, Cirencester and Chippenham, whom you might want to get in touch with...
Don't forget to mention Your Glos & Wilts Wedding magazine when contacting wedding dress boutiques.
Just in time after the influx of festive proposals, Paper Crane Unique has announced the release of its Wedding Planner Journal & Keepsake collection launching January 2023. A bride- or groom-to-be's perfect planning companion; organise your wedding plans, write about your personal story and keep your photo memories safe altogether in one place that you can keep forever. The planners are 200 pages of wedding planning tools, inspiration boards, notes and journal sheets featuring a beautiful eucalyptus design inside, cloth cover and gold gilded edges. Priced at £32.95, the collection has a choice of four colours: classic ivory, blush pink, luxe gold and dusty blue.
Posted: 1 December 2022
Whether you're a wedding guest or it's your own big day, sore feet and rubbing heels can get in the way of you having the time of your life on the dancefloor. With these five top tips from Rachel Clinkard — of family-run shoe company Charles Clinkard — you can give your feet some more TLC during wedding season. Weddings are some of the most memorable days of our lives, so it's important that we enjoy these special occasions without the distraction of sore feet or painful shoes. However, from dancing the night away to that all-important walk down the aisle, we tend to be on our feet all day. To help you stay comfortable and celebrate into the small hours, here are five of my top tips for looking after your feet at weddings.
Posted: 4 November 2022
Modern loungewear brand, Chelsea Peers, has unveiled a stunning bridal edit designed with the bride tribe in mind! This elegant collection of women's sleepwear, loungewear and swimwear in silky satin and modal provides the perfect lounging look to take the crew from hen party to big day. From gorgeous satin PJs like the Sage Bee Print Button Up Short Pyjama Set (£38) to the lovely Gingham Scoop Back Swimsuit (£42) there's something for everyone to look and feel confident and wedding picture ready!
Posted: 15 August 2022
While everyone has their own budget for the big day, nobody can deny weddings are an expensive business, with a total average bill hovering around £20,000-£30,000. The dress is likely to account for over £1,000 of this – and could cost much more if it's a designer number.
When asked, 86% of brides-to-be who haven't yet purchased their dress didn't know that it might be protected under their home insurance policy! comparethemarket.com has shared some helpful things to consider ahead of bringing home the special dress.
Posted: 31 July 2022
When searching for your wedding dress, you'd be forgiven for thinking it's an easy task just deciding between white and cream! However, although wedding dresses have traditionally been white or cream, these colours come in many different shades and you need to ensure that if you're going for white or cream, that you'll be choosing the most flattering shade for you. In order to help you, Cliff Bashforth, MD of style consultants Colour Me Beautiful, has shared his top tips with County Wedding Magazines.
Posted: 15 July 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
Anthropologie, the one-of-a-kind destination for those seeking a curated mix of clothing, accessories, gifts and home decor is excited to announce that in collaboration with award-winning British chocolatier Rococo, they're outdoing the Easter bunny this year with an in-store chocolate trail like no other – and anyone can join in the Easter Egg hunt, and pick up a treat or two... It's the first-ever exclusive Easter Egg hunt to be held in eight Anthropologie stores including Cheltenham, Belfast, Brent Cross Guildford, King's Road, Leeds, Spitalfields and St. Albans on Sunday 10th April 2022.
Posted: 5 April 2022
It's finally here! An event that's considered to be the most stylish in the UK sporting calendar and an extremely social event that's very popular with hen gatherings where race-goers will need to look their best-dressed selves! The search for attire and accessories at this time of year can be challenging, particularly choosing the most weather-appropriate shoes – but the team at Dune London are on hand to guide you on your quest for the perfect outfit.
Posted: 15 March 2022
It's National Love Your Pet Day this Sunday 20th February and Wiltshire-based pet care brand Bramley is celebrating the launch of the new Digby Wonder Balm, a smooth, multi-purpose balm made especially for dogs skin. The cute packaging features Digby the dog, brought to life by illustrator Susannah Taylor. Made in the UK with 100% naturally derived ingredients and the finest essential oils, Digby Wonder Balm is the ideal gift this weekend for four-legged friends. From a sore nose to a cracked paw, this multi-purpose balm is formulated with a softening blend that includes Vitamin E and chamomile essential oil to help soothe any scuffs and cuts.
Posted: 17 February 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