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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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2019 Collection


Lace is still playing a big part in this years collection. Delicate, hand-beaded lace applique is adorning many gowns, whether they be slimline & slinky or fuller skirted ballgowns.  There are more sleeves, straps and shoulder coverage than there has …

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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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Coming soon……


We’re thrilled that we’re going to be stockists of the fabulous new label, Millie May.  Dresses will be in store from late Autumn this year.  Millie May gowns are beautifully designed & created with gowns starting from just £575.…

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Think carefully about who you take Gown shopping!!!


You’d like to think that everyone on whom you bestow the honour of gown shopping with you, will be honest yet sensitive, diplomatic and will enjoy the experience almost as much as you.  This is not always the case.  We’ve …

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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 you…….

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A few hints & tips on shopping for ‘The One’


In our experience, the moment the engagement ring is on the finger, the first thing the Bride thinks about is ‘The Dress’.  Face it, most of us have been thinking about it since the age of about 4!  Back in …

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A typical day……

Where do we start…….  No day is typical – and that’s probably what we love about it.

Meeting new customers, catching up with existing customers and greeting old customers, like old friends, when they pop in to visit us with …

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A few words from the new girl……


When we opened our second shop – The Warwickshire Bridal Gown Outlet ( we obviously needed more staff.  Louise has been working with us for six weeks now, and here she shares a little insight into her new job…..


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National Apprenticeship Week


At The Bridal Gallery we huge advocators of Apprenticeships.  Sarah & Roisin were recently invited to attend the Houses of Parliament at the Palace of Westminster, to talk to other small & medium business owners and encourage them to consider …

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