What does the phrase “plus size” actually mean? To us it just means “normal!” ;-)

We have had a bridal store for over 15 years and we have ALWAYS had dresses in store in sample sizes 8-28. This is because women don't come in a set sized package, we are all different and whether we are a 8,18 or 28; we are fabulous and it is our right to have … Continue reading What does the phrase “plus size” actually mean? To us it just means “normal!” 😉

How “Last Minute” can a wedding in England get? Are we allowed to do a “Vegas” impromptu “I Do?”

In our years in the industry we have noticed that brides usually fall into two very distinct categories -  the super advanced planners, and the last minute "lets just get married!" As soon as any bride contacts us to book in for a try on appointment we ask when the wedding is as it varies … Continue reading How “Last Minute” can a wedding in England get? Are we allowed to do a “Vegas” impromptu “I Do?”

Should the “Dress Shapes for Body Shapes” rules be used when shopping for your wedding gown?

In our store the "Dress Shapes for Body Shapes"  rule is there to be broken!  Here at the wedding rooms, we hand pick our dresses to suit all brides regardless of age, shape, size, budget, timescale, venue or location. We make sure that we really do have something for everyone, and love experimenting during the … Continue reading Should the “Dress Shapes for Body Shapes” rules be used when shopping for your wedding gown?