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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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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Up the Motorway to Harrogate!


I’ll be honest, I’m not great first thing in the morning so a 5am alarm call on Sunday wasn’t the best       start to my day. Once I’d hit snooze (twice) and remembered why I was waking up this early I …

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