A Very Scottish Wedding

Belts can give a very elegant finish to a dress, and create a stunning silhouette which really enhances the wow factor! Claire chose a dress with a silver sash, embellished with beautiful floral appliqué, which looked fabulous. She chose the dress, which is called Gaynor, from WED2B’s vintage-inspired Viva Bride collection, and you must admit […]

A Winning Wedding!

Sheryl and her husband got engaged in September last year, and she entered our monthly competition to try and win her dream wedding dress after she discovered our Bolton store online. There were only a couple of days left before the competition closed for October, and Sheryl firmly believed she would have to keep entering […]

Sabrina’s Story

Sabrina and her husband Simon met in a bar two years ago, got chatting, and the rest is history! They got engaged in August last year just outside St Paul’s Cathedral, and kicked off the celebrations with a colourful, traditional Bengali engagement party in October. The festivities continued when the happy couple travelled to Bangladesh […]

Emma’s Story

Emma and Chris got married in Lindos, Rhodes, earlier this year. They flew out to Greece a week before the wedding, giving them some time to relax, explore, and soak up some sun before the big day. All their closest friends and family were there to join them, making it a lovely personal and intimate […]

Janine’s Story

Janine and her husband Rhett got married on 29th August this year at the Star & Garter, a stunningly beautiful venue set overlooking the river Thames in Putney, London. The ceremony was followed by a champagne reception aboard the MV Valulla riverboat, then back to the Star & Garter for a delicious dinner and dancing […]

Holly’s Story

Holly and her groom-to-be booked their wedding in the beautiful Riviera Maya, Mexico, back in April 2014. In the months that followed, their friends and family started booking to attend the big day, and Holly knew she would need to start looking for the perfect dress for a hot and sunny destination wedding! In spring […]

Real Bride Ami’s Story…

When Amy started looking for her dream wedding dress, she and her husband-to-be Wesley already had their perfect wedding venue. Amy’s parents have been visiting the beautiful Greek village of Kefalos for a few years, and when they showed the happy couple a little chapel perched on a tiny island in the middle of the […]

Vicky’s Story

Vicky and her handsome husband Luke got married at Brodick Castle on the Isle of Arran in Scotland. Brodick Castle is a stunning historic place that Vicky’s family have been visiting for generations – the happy couple visited for the first time together last year. Luke proposed after seven years together, much to Vicky’s surprise, […]

Brides Speech

Giving A Speech

Delivering speeches used to be a role for men only, but women are no longer staying mute and demure! Many want, and do, deliver a speech at the wedding reception, and do it really well. However, there is absolutely no pressure to do so, or not. It is entirely up to you! If you decide […]


Treat Those Bridesmaids!

Your girls have stood by you through the tough times as well as the fun times, and now have also honoured you by making your wedding a very special occasion. They have seen to the details that you were unable to, along with so many other things, and now you want to thank them. The […]