I often hear brides telling me that they are a size 12 but they plan to order the next size (or even two sizes) down because they are aiming to lose weight for their big day. Continue reading “Don’t Change Your Body To Fit Your Dress”
I have been working in bridal for many years as one of the longest standing boutiques in the county and I’ve seen many new boutiques come (and many go) in the past decade. I often get asked by brides, mothers of the brides and those looking to set up in the industry what it’s like working in the bridal industry and I have to admit, it’s not all glitz and glamour.
Now I’m not one for trends and there are lots of trends next year that I’m personally a little unsure of, such as red or black wedding dresses, puff sleeves and even capes. I think for your wedding day it’s good to remain timeless and in style so that you won’t look back at your photos and feel a little dated.
December is the ultimate month for celebration and there is so much magic in the air as Christmas draws near and winter arrives. Dark nights full of Christmas shopping, carol singers and candlelight and mulled wine by open fires, a Christmas wedding is truly beautiful.
I’m so excited to be partnering with iconic designer, Justin Alexander for our new collection. I’ve always tried to ensure that I have the best range of labels in the boutique and Justin is someone I’ve wanted to represent for a long time. Continue reading “It’s All About Justin”
There is something about November I love. It’s such an understated time of year. Before the rush of Christmas, after the fun of Halloween, it’s a time for reflection, for wild seas and stormy skies, burnt orange leaves underfoot and a romantic feel as the nights draw in earlier. Continue reading “November: Understated Elegance”