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A Leap Year Proposal – would you?


It’s an old tradition, and some may say it’s outdated – ladies can propose marriage any time they want in these days of equality!  However, tradition dictates that the girls get one day every four years when they, instead of …

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Beautiful Bridesmaids!

We’re delighted to announce that we’re now stockists of the fabulous collection of Bridesmaids dresses from Romantica.  We’ve long been big fans of their gorgeous wedding gowns, and the arrival of their Maids dresses at our lovely boutique is definitely …

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Meet Our Designers: Casablanca Bridal


Casablanca Bridal was established in 1997 and has since become one of the fastest growing, well known designers and manufacturers of bridal gowns in the industry.


Casablanca Bridal is committed to designing and manufacturing bridal gowns that reflect superb quality, …

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Meet our Designers: Romantica of Devon


Our longest standing designer, of almost 25 years!

Back in the earliest days of The Bridal Gallery, we were operating from a sizeable conservatory at the back of my parents house, and had been selling pre-owned gowns.  It was time …

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Tips on Wedding Gown Shopping


We’re right in the middle of the busy selling season so we’ve popped together a few little suggestions to make choosing your gown a pleasant experience.

Research the shops you’re considering visiting…….

Look at their websites & especially their Facebook …

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How to choose the perfect veil


Why wear a wedding veil?

Historically, a veil was worn to protect the bride from evil spirits.  These days bridal opt for a veil as a statement piece or to complete their bridal look.

With so many veils to choose …

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Before you go Wedding Gown shopping……..




We know it’s exciting!  You’re excited, your friends & family are excited – everyone’s looking forward to shopping for The Gown.  However, before you start, just take a moment to read a few notes that we’ve put together for

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Protect yourself from Fake Dresses

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Nowadays you can get fantastic prices for “designer” wedding dresses online…or so it seems.

What is the real story behind these sites that offer these amazing deals and send your dream dress straight to your home? Let me tell you: …

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Congratulations – you’re engaged!!!


Here’s a couple of things to think about…….




Get a manicure – You’re going to be showing that ring off – a lot.  Make sure your fingernails are as gorgeous as the sparkler on the third finger, left …

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